The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vCloud Suite
Rank 730 715 802
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +87
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 181 250 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 1.58% 2.06% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 147 220 142
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,850 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11427 12134 13194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.11% 11.06% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9611 10153 10882
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing vCloud as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

vCloud
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vCloud within the UK.

vCloud Salary Trend in the UK

vCloud
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vCloud over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 within the UK.

vCloud Salary Histogram in the UK

vCloud
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +4 177 £60,000 +26.31% 24
South East +59 80 £63,750 +41.66% 12
London +21 64 £62,500 +4.16% 6
Berkshire +79 49 £75,000 +76.47% 2
Reading +44 37 £77,500 +82.35% 1
Surrey +13 13 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Hampshire -10 12 £52,500 +16.66% 2
East of England +8 10 £60,000 - 3
Farnborough -17 10 £52,500 +5.00% 2
City of London +62 9 £62,500 -9.09%
North West +16 8 £46,000 -23.33% 1
Hertfordshire +12 7 £60,000 - 1
Yorkshire 0 7 £38,000 +8.57% 1
Woking - 7 £55,000 - 4
Sheffield 0 6 £34,750 +15.83% 1
Manchester -3 6 £46,000 -20.34% 1
South Yorkshire -7 6 £34,750 +15.83% 1
Slough - 6 £70,000 - 1
Rochdale -5 5 £46,000 -20.68% 1
Wiltshire +3 4 £40,000 -15.78%
South West -4 4 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £70,000 - 1
Docklands, London - 4 £40,000 -
Camberley -3 3 £50,000 - 1
Salisbury - 3 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £60,000 - 1
Cheshire +30 2 £51,250 -18.00%
West Midlands - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 2 - -

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing vCloud also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for vCloud.

1 318 (91.64%) VMware
2 247 (71.18%) vSphere
3 237 (68.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 195 (56.20%) Windows
5 171 (49.28%) Linux
6 140 (40.35%) Cisco
7 118 (34.01%) Microsoft
8 113 (32.56%) Active Directory
9 112 (32.28%) Hyper-V
9 112 (32.28%) Amazon AWS
10 108 (31.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 105 (30.26%) Microsoft Azure
12 99 (28.53%) SAN
13 93 (26.80%) DNS
14 91 (26.22%) ITIL
15 90 (25.94%) Data Centre
16 89 (25.65%) TCP/IP
17 83 (23.92%) Citrix
17 83 (23.92%) PowerShell
18 82 (23.63%) Presales
19 81 (23.34%) vRealize
20 80 (23.05%) Windows Server
20 80 (23.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 72 (20.75%) Red Hat
22 64 (18.44%) MS Excel
23 62 (17.87%) Firewall
24 59 (17.00%) HP
25 57 (16.43%) Puppet
25 57 (16.43%) Hybrid Cloud
26 53 (15.27%) Office 365

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (10.95%) IIS
2 29 (8.36%) OpenStack
3 24 (6.92%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.88%) MS Exchange
5 9 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (2.59%) JBoss
5 9 (2.59%) WebLogic
5 9 (2.59%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.31%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (2.02%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (1.73%) Apache
9 5 (1.44%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.58%) CMS
10 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.58%) Eucalyptus
10 2 (0.58%) nginx
11 1 (0.29%) Confluence
11 1 (0.29%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 64 (18.44%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.29%) HipChat
3 1 (0.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 34 (9.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.29%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 112 (32.28%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (30.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (15.27%) Office 365
4 49 (14.12%) SaaS
5 43 (12.39%) Cloud Computing
6 42 (12.10%) IaaS
7 36 (10.37%) Amazon EC2
8 33 (9.51%) Amazon S3
9 27 (7.78%) PaaS
10 23 (6.63%) IBM Cloud
11 21 (6.05%) SoftLayer
12 19 (5.48%) Heroku
13 14 (4.03%) OpenShift
14 13 (3.75%) AWS Lambda
15 12 (3.46%) Force.com
16 6 (1.73%) AWS CloudFormation
17 5 (1.44%) Amazon Glacier
17 5 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
17 5 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 4 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 99 (28.53%) SAN
2 93 (26.80%) DNS
3 89 (25.65%) TCP/IP
4 62 (17.87%) Firewall
5 45 (12.97%) VPN
6 41 (11.82%) DHCP
7 38 (10.95%) Cisco Nexus
8 32 (9.22%) IPsec
9 22 (6.34%) WAN
10 21 (6.05%) LAN
11 20 (5.76%) NAS
12 19 (5.48%) LDAP
13 17 (4.90%) Cisco IOS
13 17 (4.90%) SSL
14 16 (4.61%) FTP
14 16 (4.61%) SMTP
15 15 (4.32%) Fibre Channel
15 15 (4.32%) iSCSI
16 14 (4.03%) Internet
16 14 (4.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (15.27%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.20%) Oracle Database
3 18 (5.19%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.32%) MySQL
5 9 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (2.02%) Data Mining
7 5 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (0.86%) DB2
9 2 (0.58%) Redis
10 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.29%) Big Data
10 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.29%) DataStax
10 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.29%) Power BI
10 1 (0.29%) QlikView
10 1 (0.29%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (5.48%) Vagrant
2 9 (2.59%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.73%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.44%) Subversion
5 3 (0.86%) Travis CI
6 2 (0.58%) JIRA
7 1 (0.29%) Ant
7 1 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.29%) Hudson
7 1 (0.29%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.29%) JUnit
7 1 (0.29%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.29%) Maven
7 1 (0.29%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 25 (7.20%) Finance
3 16 (4.61%) Marketing
4 10 (2.88%) Billing
5 8 (2.31%) Banking
6 5 (1.44%) Local Government
7 4 (1.15%) Law
8 2 (0.58%) Legal
8 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.58%) Retail
9 1 (0.29%) Automotive
9 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 87 (25.07%) Architect
2 63 (18.16%) Cloud Engineer
2 63 (18.16%) Consultant
3 56 (16.14%) Cloud Architect
4 36 (10.37%) Administrator
5 35 (10.09%) VMware Consultant
5 35 (10.09%) VMware Engineer
6 24 (6.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (6.63%) Linux Engineer
7 23 (6.63%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 22 (6.34%) Technical Architect
8 22 (6.34%) Virtualisation Architect
9 20 (5.76%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 18 (5.19%) Linux Administrator
10 18 (5.19%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
11 17 (4.90%) Cloud Administrator
12 14 (4.03%) Virtualisation Engineer
13 13 (3.75%) DevOps Engineer
13 13 (3.75%) Team Leader
13 13 (3.75%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.19%) Web Services
2 15 (4.32%) HTML
3 13 (3.75%) .NET
4 10 (2.88%) LAMP
5 5 (1.44%) CGI
5 5 (1.44%) ELK Stack
6 4 (1.15%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.58%) COM
7 2 (0.58%) REST
7 2 (0.58%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.29%) Ajax
8 1 (0.29%) J2EE
8 1 (0.29%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.29%) MCollective
8 1 (0.29%) PHP-FPM
8 1 (0.29%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.29%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.29%) SOAP
8 1 (0.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 90 (25.94%) Data Centre
2 57 (16.43%) Hybrid Cloud
3 44 (12.68%) Private Cloud
4 41 (11.82%) Public Cloud
5 30 (8.65%) VCE vBlock
6 28 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (8.07%) FlexPod
7 18 (5.19%) Clustering
8 13 (3.75%) EMC VNX
8 13 (3.75%) PKI
9 12 (3.46%) N-Tier
9 12 (3.46%) Replication
10 9 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (2.59%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.73%) FMCG
12 5 (1.44%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.86%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.86%) Virtual Team
14 2 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 2 (0.58%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 195 (56.20%) Windows
2 171 (49.28%) Linux
3 80 (23.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 80 (23.05%) Windows Server
4 46 (13.26%) Unix
5 45 (12.97%) CentOS
6 36 (10.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (9.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (7.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (6.34%) VMS
10 18 (5.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 14 (4.03%) Debian
11 14 (4.03%) Solaris
12 12 (3.46%) Ubuntu
12 12 (3.46%) Windows 2000
12 12 (3.46%) Windows NT
13 5 (1.44%) SUSE
14 3 (0.86%) AIX
14 3 (0.86%) HPUX
15 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (26.22%) ITIL
2 82 (23.63%) Presales
3 43 (12.39%) DevOps
4 37 (10.66%) Migration
5 36 (10.37%) CRM
6 33 (9.51%) Mentoring
7 30 (8.65%) Configuration Management
8 25 (7.20%) Load Balancing
9 24 (6.92%) Project Management
10 23 (6.63%) Capacity Planning
10 23 (6.63%) Converged Infrastructure
11 22 (6.34%) Validation
12 20 (5.76%) Service Management
13 19 (5.48%) Use Case
14 18 (5.19%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
14 18 (5.19%) Project Planning
14 18 (5.19%) Server Monitoring
14 18 (5.19%) Virtual Infrastructure
15 17 (4.90%) Coaching
16 16 (4.61%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 83 (23.92%) PowerShell
2 50 (14.41%) Python
3 45 (12.97%) Ruby
4 34 (9.80%) Perl
4 34 (9.80%) Shell Script
5 21 (6.05%) Bash Shell
6 19 (5.48%) Java
7 14 (4.03%) JavaScript
7 14 (4.03%) SQL
8 4 (1.15%) C
9 2 (0.58%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.58%) Korn
10 1 (0.29%) C#
10 1 (0.29%) PHP
10 1 (0.29%) Tcl
10 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 108 (31.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 40 (11.53%) VCAP
3 37 (10.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (10.66%) Security Cleared
4 36 (10.37%) MCSE
5 32 (9.22%) VCDX
6 28 (8.07%) SC Cleared
7 27 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (6.63%) CCNA
9 20 (5.76%) MCITP
10 17 (4.90%) Degree
10 17 (4.90%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (4.32%) CCNP
12 13 (3.75%) DV Cleared
13 12 (3.46%) CCA
13 12 (3.46%) Citrix Certification
13 12 (3.46%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (2.59%) Oracle Certification
15 8 (2.31%) VCP5
16 7 (2.02%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.51%) PCI DSS
2 23 (6.63%) SLA
3 15 (4.32%) QA
4 6 (1.73%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.86%) GCP
6 2 (0.58%) COBIT
System Software
1 247 (71.18%) vSphere
2 237 (68.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 113 (32.56%) Active Directory
4 112 (32.28%) Hyper-V
5 39 (11.24%) Virtual Machines
6 38 (10.95%) VMware ESXi
7 34 (9.80%) Terminal Services
8 32 (9.22%) VMware ESX
8 32 (9.22%) XenDesktop
9 29 (8.36%) XenServer
10 24 (6.92%) Docker
11 17 (4.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 12 (3.46%) NFS
13 9 (2.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 9 (2.59%) KVM
14 7 (2.02%) XenApp
15 5 (1.44%) MetaFrame
16 4 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
17 2 (0.58%) Firmware
17 2 (0.58%) Xen
Systems Management
1 81 (23.34%) vRealize
2 57 (16.43%) Puppet
3 41 (11.82%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (10.66%) SCCM
5 31 (8.93%) Ansible
6 30 (8.65%) PowerCLI
7 27 (7.78%) vMotion
8 17 (4.90%) Nagios
8 17 (4.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 14 (4.03%) Backup Exec
10 13 (3.75%) WSUS
11 12 (3.46%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 11 (3.17%) NetBackup
13 9 (2.59%) HP Data Protector
14 5 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
14 5 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
14 5 (1.44%) SCOM
15 4 (1.15%) RANCID
16 3 (0.86%) Salt
17 2 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 318 (91.64%) VMware
2 140 (40.35%) Cisco
3 118 (34.01%) Microsoft
4 83 (23.92%) Citrix
5 72 (20.75%) Red Hat
6 59 (17.00%) HP
7 46 (13.26%) Oracle
8 35 (10.09%) EMC
9 28 (8.07%) ServiceNow
10 27 (7.78%) NetApp
11 21 (6.05%) CheckPoint
12 20 (5.76%) F5
12 20 (5.76%) Nimsoft
13 18 (5.19%) Juniper
13 18 (5.19%) Veritas
14 16 (4.61%) Symantec
15 14 (4.03%) Huawei
15 14 (4.03%) Veeam
16 12 (3.46%) IBM
16 12 (3.46%) Qualys
Camberley, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to £90,000 base plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£90,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Obscurant
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent company benefits - Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Woking
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Woking
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Woking
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + 10% Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Penryn, Cornwall
Databasics Hospitality Systems Ltd (Hotel Perfect)
Salary: Negotiable according to experience
Posted: 26 days ago