The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vCloud Suite
Rank 764 719 798
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +79
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 171 218 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 1.41% 1.65% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 162 178 94
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%

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
12155 13246 11013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.00% 12.44% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10323 11182 9088
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vCloud within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -27 164 £50,000 +5.26% 19
London +5 68 £55,000 +10.00% 7
South East +2 66 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Hampshire -2 40 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Southampton -2 26 £42,500 -5.55%
Yorkshire +19 14 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire +1 12 £62,500 -9.09% 1
South West -17 10 £46,750 +23.02% 1
Wiltshire -5 9 £41,000 +7.89%
Corsham - 8 £41,000 -
South Wales - 7 £32,000 -
Wales - 7 £32,000 -
City of London +37 6 £70,000 +12.00% 2
Leeds - 6 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £35,000 -
Reading +9 5 £67,500 -1.81% 1
Farnborough -19 5 £52,500 +16.66%
Basingstoke - 5 £47,500 -
Croydon - 5 £43,500 -
Middlesex - 5 £55,000 -
Caerphilly - 5 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire +18 4 £35,750 +10.00% 1
South Yorkshire +14 4 £35,000 -26.31%
Sheffield +13 4 £35,000 -26.31%
Harrogate - 4 £35,750 - 1
Kent - 4 £67,000 -
Surrey +1 3 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Cardiff - 3 £31,000 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 3 £57,500 -
Chiswick - 3 £50,000 -

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 346 (84.80%) VMware
2 268 (65.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 246 (60.29%) vSphere
4 204 (50.00%) Windows
5 169 (41.42%) Linux
6 151 (37.01%) Microsoft
7 141 (34.56%) Cisco
8 134 (32.84%) Microsoft Azure
9 125 (30.64%) SAN
10 120 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
11 117 (28.68%) Active Directory
12 115 (28.19%) Hyper-V
13 89 (21.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 89 (21.81%) Data Centre
14 86 (21.08%) HP
14 86 (21.08%) ITIL
15 80 (19.61%) NetApp
16 77 (18.87%) Windows Server
17 72 (17.65%) Presales
18 69 (16.91%) DNS
19 66 (16.18%) Firewall
19 66 (16.18%) OpenStack
20 65 (15.93%) Office 365
21 63 (15.44%) MS Excel
21 63 (15.44%) Private Cloud
22 58 (14.22%) Citrix
23 51 (12.50%) VCDX
23 51 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
23 51 (12.50%) vRealize
24 50 (12.25%) CentOS

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 66 (16.18%) OpenStack
2 46 (11.27%) IIS
3 29 (7.11%) Apache
4 19 (4.66%) MS Exchange
5 18 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (4.17%) SharePoint
7 16 (3.92%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.47%) nginx
9 5 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.98%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.74%) JBoss
12 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.49%) Node.js
13 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 63 (15.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.96%) MS Office
3 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 134 (32.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 120 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
3 65 (15.93%) Office 365
4 27 (6.62%) SoftLayer
5 26 (6.37%) IaaS
6 23 (5.64%) PaaS
7 15 (3.68%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (3.19%) Amazon S3
8 13 (3.19%) Heroku
9 11 (2.70%) SaaS
10 10 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (2.45%) Force.com
11 3 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudTrail
12 2 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.49%) HP Helion
13 1 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 125 (30.64%) SAN
2 69 (16.91%) DNS
3 66 (16.18%) Firewall
4 50 (12.25%) NAS
5 44 (10.78%) VPN
6 35 (8.58%) TCP/IP
7 26 (6.37%) IPsec
8 19 (4.66%) SSL
9 16 (3.92%) LAN
10 15 (3.68%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (3.68%) WAN
11 13 (3.19%) DHCP
12 11 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (2.70%) SMTP
13 10 (2.45%) HTTP
13 10 (2.45%) iSCSI
14 9 (2.21%) Skype
15 7 (1.72%) Network Security
16 6 (1.47%) VLAN
16 6 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.15%) NoSQL
3 16 (3.92%) MongoDB
4 12 (2.94%) MySQL
5 8 (1.96%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (0.98%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.49%) Big Data
7 2 (0.49%) DB2
7 2 (0.49%) Neo4j
7 2 (0.49%) Redis
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (3.19%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.45%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.45%) Mercurial
3 9 (2.21%) Maven
4 4 (0.98%) Subversion
5 3 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.74%) Hudson
5 3 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.74%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.49%) JUnit
6 2 (0.49%) PyUnit
6 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.25%) Ant
7 1 (0.25%) GitLab
7 1 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 50 (12.25%) Finance
2 16 (3.92%) Banking
3 12 (2.94%) Legal
3 12 (2.94%) Marketing
4 11 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.45%) Law
6 8 (1.96%) Retail
7 3 (0.74%) Advertising
7 3 (0.74%) Back Office
7 3 (0.74%) Electronics
8 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 102 (25.00%) Consultant
2 92 (22.55%) Architect
3 48 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 47 (11.52%) Technical Consultant
5 44 (10.78%) Cloud Architect
6 38 (9.31%) Technical Leader
7 37 (9.07%) VMware Engineer
8 32 (7.84%) Administrator
8 32 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
9 30 (7.35%) Cloud Engineer
9 30 (7.35%) Linux Engineer
9 30 (7.35%) Systems Administrator
10 27 (6.62%) VMware Architect
11 22 (5.39%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 22 (5.39%) DevOps Engineer
11 22 (5.39%) Senior Consultant
12 21 (5.15%) Technical Architect
13 19 (4.66%) VMware Consultant
14 18 (4.41%) Azure Architect
14 18 (4.41%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.43%) Web Services
2 12 (2.94%) Spring
3 11 (2.70%) J2EE
4 10 (2.45%) AngularJS
4 10 (2.45%) Hibernate
5 9 (2.21%) Ember.js
5 9 (2.21%) Middleware
6 6 (1.47%) Play Framework
6 6 (1.47%) SAP Basis
7 5 (1.23%) Visualforce
8 4 (0.98%) COM
8 4 (0.98%) Mason
8 4 (0.98%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (0.98%) RESTful
8 4 (0.98%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (0.74%) .NET
10 2 (0.49%) JMS
10 2 (0.49%) Kafka
10 2 (0.49%) REST
11 1 (0.25%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 89 (21.81%) Data Centre
2 63 (15.44%) Private Cloud
3 43 (10.54%) Hybrid Cloud
4 39 (9.56%) FlexPod
5 26 (6.37%) VCE vBlock
6 23 (5.64%) Public Cloud
7 15 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (3.19%) Replication
9 10 (2.45%) Driving Licence
9 10 (2.45%) Enterprise Cloud
9 10 (2.45%) EqualLogic
10 7 (1.72%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.47%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.47%) Statistics
12 2 (0.49%) EMC VMAX
12 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.49%) FMCG
12 2 (0.49%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 204 (50.00%) Windows
2 169 (41.42%) Linux
3 77 (18.87%) Windows Server
4 51 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (12.25%) CentOS
6 41 (10.05%) Unix
6 41 (10.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (8.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (3.68%) Windows 8
9 13 (3.19%) SUSE
10 12 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (2.70%) Windows 7
12 8 (1.96%) Ubuntu
13 6 (1.47%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.98%) Debian
14 4 (0.98%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.49%) AIX
16 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (21.08%) ITIL
2 72 (17.65%) Presales
3 50 (12.25%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (9.80%) DevOps
5 39 (9.56%) Converged Infrastructure
6 26 (6.37%) Configuration Management
7 23 (5.64%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (5.64%) Open Source
8 22 (5.39%) E-Commerce
9 21 (5.15%) Analytics
9 21 (5.15%) Demand Management
9 21 (5.15%) High Availability
10 20 (4.90%) Mentoring
11 17 (4.17%) TDD
12 16 (3.92%) Scrum
12 16 (3.92%) Service Management
13 15 (3.68%) CRM
13 15 (3.68%) Kanban
14 14 (3.43%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (3.43%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 42 (10.29%) SQL
2 41 (10.05%) Python
3 35 (8.58%) Java
4 30 (7.35%) Ruby
5 23 (5.64%) PowerShell
6 21 (5.15%) Bash Shell
7 17 (4.17%) Perl
8 16 (3.92%) PHP
9 6 (1.47%) Scala
10 5 (1.23%) Apex Code
10 5 (1.23%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.98%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.49%) Go
12 2 (0.49%) VBScript
13 1 (0.25%) Korn
13 1 (0.25%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 89 (21.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 51 (12.50%) VCDX
3 49 (12.01%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (10.78%) CCNA
4 44 (10.78%) VCAP
5 37 (9.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (8.82%) Security Cleared
7 35 (8.58%) MCSE
8 22 (5.39%) SC Cleared
9 21 (5.15%) Degree
10 16 (3.92%) CCNP
10 16 (3.92%) MCITP
11 15 (3.68%) MCSA
12 12 (2.94%) VCP5
13 11 (2.70%) EMCISA
13 11 (2.70%) EMCSA
13 11 (2.70%) RHCA
13 11 (2.70%) VCP4
14 6 (1.47%) CITP
14 6 (1.47%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (10.54%) SLA
2 31 (7.60%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.45%) COBIT
4 5 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 268 (65.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 246 (60.29%) vSphere
3 117 (28.68%) Active Directory
4 115 (28.19%) Hyper-V
5 39 (9.56%) VMware ESX
6 23 (5.64%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (4.41%) Terminal Services
8 14 (3.43%) Docker
9 13 (3.19%) Postfix
10 8 (1.96%) XenApp
11 7 (1.72%) XenDesktop
12 6 (1.47%) Firmware
12 6 (1.47%) XenServer
13 4 (0.98%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.74%) Xen
15 2 (0.49%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 2 (0.49%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.49%) NFS
15 2 (0.49%) UAG
Systems Management
1 51 (12.50%) vRealize
2 39 (9.56%) Puppet
3 31 (7.60%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (5.88%) SCCM
5 22 (5.39%) Ansible
6 16 (3.92%) FortiGate
7 15 (3.68%) SCOM
8 9 (2.21%) SCVMM
9 7 (1.72%) Backup Exec
9 7 (1.72%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.74%) logstash
10 3 (0.74%) Nagios
10 3 (0.74%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
11 2 (0.49%) EMC VPLEX
11 2 (0.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.49%) Graphite
11 2 (0.49%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.49%) Mesos
11 2 (0.49%) Salt
Vendors
1 346 (84.80%) VMware
2 151 (37.01%) Microsoft
3 141 (34.56%) Cisco
4 86 (21.08%) HP
5 80 (19.61%) NetApp
6 58 (14.22%) Citrix
7 42 (10.29%) Red Hat
8 31 (7.60%) Oracle
9 30 (7.35%) EMC
10 25 (6.13%) 3PAR
10 25 (6.13%) Dell
11 24 (5.88%) Veeam
12 23 (5.64%) Symantec
13 15 (3.68%) IBM
14 14 (3.43%) Zerto
15 13 (3.19%) CheckPoint
16 12 (2.94%) SAP
17 10 (2.45%) Brocade
17 10 (2.45%) Juniper
17 10 (2.45%) ServiceNow
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