The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 77 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% 0.58% -
As % of the System Software category 1.18% 5.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -20.83%
vCloud
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

System Software Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
85 79 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.63% 11.52% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 60 66 25
Average salary £35,000 £31,400 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.46% -26.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,450 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vCloud across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

vCloud
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vCloud across the Sheffield region.

vCloud Salary Trend in Sheffield

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing vCloud also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vCloud.

1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (75.00%) EMC
2 12 (75.00%) NetApp
3 10 (62.50%) Citrix
3 10 (62.50%) CCA
3 10 (62.50%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 10 (62.50%) XenDesktop
3 10 (62.50%) WAAS
3 10 (62.50%) NCDA
3 10 (62.50%) NCIE
3 10 (62.50%) VTSP
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (43.75%) vSphere
4 7 (43.75%) CLARiiON
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) MCTS
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (31.25%) MCITP
5 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (31.25%) Celerra
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) MCSE

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing vCloud also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vCloud. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) JBoss
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) WAAS
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) MPLS
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Virtualisation Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Storage Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Technology Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) Storage Solutions Architect
1 5 (31.25%) FlexPod Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) CLARiiON
2 5 (31.25%) Celerra
2 5 (31.25%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Solaris
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
1 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) CCA
1 10 (62.50%) Citrix Certification
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 10 (62.50%) NCDA
1 10 (62.50%) NCIE
1 10 (62.50%) VTSP
2 5 (31.25%) CCEE
2 5 (31.25%) CCIA
2 5 (31.25%) MCSE
2 5 (31.25%) VCAP
2 5 (31.25%) MCTS
2 5 (31.25%) MCITP
2 5 (31.25%) CCEA
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 10 (62.50%) XenDesktop
3 7 (43.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) EMC Navisphere
1 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
1 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
1 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) EMC
2 12 (75.00%) NetApp
3 10 (62.50%) Citrix
4 5 (31.25%) 3PAR
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (6.25%) McAfee
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle