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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 655 725 775
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +50
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 239 172 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 2.05% 1.37% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 209 134 95
Average salary £47,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.65% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.75% -13.18%

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
11636 12591 10783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.68% 10.89% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9782 10418 9178
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

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 3 September 2015 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 3 September 2015. 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 +66 217 £45,000 -13.87% 27
London +36 80 £60,000 +14.28% 14
South East +17 73 £45,000 - 5
Hampshire +38 43 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Yorkshire +25 28 £30,000 -55.55% 3
Farnborough -1 23 £48,750 +2.63% 1
East of England +14 18 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Southampton - 18 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire +5 15 £60,000 +4.34% 1
South Yorkshire +1 15 £30,000 -55.55% 2
Sheffield -2 15 £30,000 -55.55% 2
Surrey +16 14 £45,000 - 3
South West -7 11 £47,500 +5.55% 3
North Yorkshire - 11 £35,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 10 £60,000 -
City of London +25 9 £67,500 +42.10% 5
Berkshire +6 9 £27,500 -59.25% 1
Wiltshire +6 8 £47,500 +5.55%
Harrogate - 8 £35,000 - 1
North West -12 7 £58,000 +5.93% 1
Maidenhead - 6 £27,500 -
East Sussex +19 4 £47,500 -
Brighton +17 4 £47,500 -
Manchester +5 4 £58,000 +16.00%
Watford -7 4 £72,500 +26.08%
Camberley - 4 £47,500 - 2
Chiswick - 4 £36,500 -
Guildford +5 3 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Cheshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Bristol - 3 £47,500 - 1

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

1 441 (90.55%) VMware
2 347 (71.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 332 (68.17%) vSphere
4 311 (63.86%) Windows
5 227 (46.61%) Linux
6 178 (36.55%) Microsoft
7 150 (30.80%) Active Directory
8 148 (30.39%) SAN
8 148 (30.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 141 (28.95%) Cisco
10 131 (26.90%) Hyper-V
11 121 (24.85%) ITIL
12 120 (24.64%) HP
13 110 (22.59%) Citrix
14 106 (21.77%) Windows Server 2008
15 100 (20.53%) DNS
16 98 (20.12%) NetApp
17 96 (19.71%) Firewall
17 96 (19.71%) Data Centre
18 93 (19.10%) Amazon AWS
19 88 (18.07%) IIS
20 84 (17.25%) TCP/IP
21 83 (17.04%) Windows Server 2012
22 82 (16.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 80 (16.43%) NAS
24 76 (15.61%) VMware ESX
25 74 (15.20%) Red Hat
25 74 (15.20%) Microsoft Certification
26 73 (14.99%) Microsoft Azure
27 72 (14.78%) MCSE

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 88 (18.07%) IIS
2 48 (9.86%) OpenStack
3 44 (9.03%) MS Exchange
4 39 (8.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 33 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (4.31%) Apache
7 19 (3.90%) SharePoint
8 16 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (2.46%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.85%) JBoss
11 8 (1.64%) WebLogic
12 7 (1.44%) WebSphere
12 7 (1.44%) GlassFish
12 7 (1.44%) Lync
13 5 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.82%) Drupal
15 3 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
16 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.21%) nginx
Applications
1 62 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.87%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 93 (19.10%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (14.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (8.42%) Office 365
4 35 (7.19%) PaaS
5 33 (6.78%) Cloud Computing
6 31 (6.37%) IaaS
7 20 (4.11%) SaaS
8 7 (1.44%) IBM SmartCloud
8 7 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.82%) Heroku
9 4 (0.82%) Engine Yard
9 4 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.82%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.21%) Nimbula
11 1 (0.21%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.21%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 148 (30.39%) SAN
2 100 (20.53%) DNS
3 96 (19.71%) Firewall
4 84 (17.25%) TCP/IP
5 80 (16.43%) NAS
6 53 (10.88%) VPN
7 50 (10.27%) DHCP
8 48 (9.86%) IPsec
9 37 (7.60%) SSL
10 34 (6.98%) WAN
11 29 (5.95%) LAN
12 15 (3.08%) LDAP
13 13 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (2.26%) NetScaler
14 11 (2.26%) SMTP
15 10 (2.05%) VLAN
16 8 (1.64%) Ethernet
17 7 (1.44%) iSCSI
17 7 (1.44%) BIG-IP
18 6 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (12.11%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.54%) MongoDB
3 26 (5.34%) Oracle Database
4 23 (4.72%) NoSQL
5 20 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (3.90%) SQL Server 2000
7 14 (2.87%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (2.46%) Oracle Database 10g
8 12 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (2.26%) Relational Database
9 11 (2.26%) MySQL
10 4 (0.82%) Big Data
11 3 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.21%) DB2
Development Applications
1 30 (6.16%) Git (software)
2 23 (4.72%) Maven
3 15 (3.08%) Jenkins
4 14 (2.87%) Mercurial
5 9 (1.85%) Subversion
6 6 (1.23%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.41%) Hudson
7 2 (0.41%) PyUnit
7 2 (0.41%) JUnit
7 2 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.21%) Selenium
8 1 (0.21%) JMeter
8 1 (0.21%) Ant
8 1 (0.21%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.21%) Psake
General
1 51 (10.47%) Finance
2 19 (3.90%) Legal
3 18 (3.70%) Retail
4 15 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.46%) Billing
6 8 (1.64%) Banking
7 7 (1.44%) Law
8 5 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.03%) Advertising
9 3 (0.62%) Marketing
10 2 (0.41%) Back Office
11 1 (0.21%) Electronics
11 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (18.69%) Architect
1 91 (18.69%) Consultant
2 69 (14.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 44 (9.03%) Technical Consultant
4 43 (8.83%) Support Engineer
5 36 (7.39%) Technical Architect
6 35 (7.19%) Senior Consultant
7 29 (5.95%) Cloud Engineer
8 28 (5.75%) Cloud Architect
9 25 (5.13%) Technical Leader
10 24 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
11 23 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support
11 23 (4.72%) Administrator
12 22 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support
12 22 (4.52%) Systems Administrator
12 22 (4.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 19 (3.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
14 18 (3.70%) Senior Technical Consultant
14 18 (3.70%) Analyst
15 17 (3.49%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.49%) RESTful
2 14 (2.87%) Spring
2 14 (2.87%) Hibernate
3 13 (2.67%) J2EE
3 13 (2.67%) AngularJS
4 12 (2.46%) Software Packaging
5 8 (1.64%) Mason
6 7 (1.44%) Web Services
7 5 (1.03%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (0.82%) SAP Basis
9 3 (0.62%) COM
9 3 (0.62%) REST
10 2 (0.41%) Middleware
10 2 (0.41%) LAMP
11 1 (0.21%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (0.21%) WAP
11 1 (0.21%) .NET
11 1 (0.21%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 96 (19.71%) Data Centre
2 55 (11.29%) Private Cloud
3 37 (7.60%) Clustering
4 19 (3.90%) Blackberry
5 18 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 18 (3.70%) Public Cloud
6 13 (2.67%) N-Tier
7 12 (2.46%) EqualLogic
8 10 (2.05%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (1.44%) FlexPod
10 7 (1.44%) EMC VNX
11 5 (1.03%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.03%) PKI
12 4 (0.82%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.62%) HP Storage
14 2 (0.41%) Replication
14 2 (0.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 311 (63.86%) Windows
2 227 (46.61%) Linux
3 106 (21.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 83 (17.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 82 (16.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 54 (11.09%) UNIX
7 53 (10.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 49 (10.06%) CentOS
9 32 (6.57%) Windows 2000
10 14 (2.87%) Debian
10 14 (2.87%) Ubuntu
11 10 (2.05%) Windows 8
12 8 (1.64%) Windows 7
12 8 (1.64%) SUSE
13 7 (1.44%) Windows XP
13 7 (1.44%) HPUX
14 5 (1.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 4 (0.82%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (24.85%) ITIL
2 53 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (8.62%) DevOps
4 39 (8.01%) Mentoring
5 37 (7.60%) Configuration Management
6 29 (5.95%) Load Balancing
7 26 (5.34%) Open Source
7 26 (5.34%) SOA
8 23 (4.72%) Project Management
9 22 (4.52%) Scrum
10 21 (4.31%) Kanban
11 20 (4.11%) E-Commerce
12 18 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (3.49%) Service Management
13 17 (3.49%) Migration
14 16 (3.29%) Project Planning
15 14 (2.87%) Product Management
15 14 (2.87%) TDD
16 13 (2.67%) Validation
16 13 (2.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 50 (10.27%) SQL
2 36 (7.39%) Python
3 34 (6.98%) Bash Shell
4 32 (6.57%) Java
5 26 (5.34%) Ruby
6 25 (5.13%) Perl
7 19 (3.90%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.85%) PHP
9 7 (1.44%) Korn
10 5 (1.03%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.62%) C
12 2 (0.41%) VBScript
13 1 (0.21%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.21%) Scala
Qualifications
1 148 (30.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 74 (15.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 72 (14.78%) MCSE
4 70 (14.37%) Cisco Certification
5 63 (12.94%) CCNA
6 46 (9.45%) VCAP
7 44 (9.03%) Security Cleared
8 41 (8.42%) VCDX
9 27 (5.54%) Degree
9 27 (5.54%) MCSA
10 26 (5.34%) MCITP
11 24 (4.93%) CCNP
12 14 (2.87%) SC Cleared
13 12 (2.46%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (1.85%) VCP5
15 7 (1.44%) RHCA
16 5 (1.03%) CCIE
16 5 (1.03%) VCP4
17 4 (0.82%) NCDA
17 4 (0.82%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.29%) SLA
2 12 (2.46%) COBIT
3 6 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.82%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.21%) QA
System Software
1 347 (71.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 332 (68.17%) vSphere
3 150 (30.80%) Active Directory
4 131 (26.90%) Hyper-V
5 76 (15.61%) VMware ESX
6 42 (8.62%) VMware ESXi
7 36 (7.39%) XenApp
8 33 (6.78%) Terminal Services
9 29 (5.95%) XenDesktop
10 17 (3.49%) XenServer
11 12 (2.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (1.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 6 (1.23%) Docker
13 5 (1.03%) KVM
13 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.82%) NFS
14 4 (0.82%) Xen
14 4 (0.82%) Samba
14 4 (0.82%) VirtualBox
15 3 (0.62%) Snort
Systems Management
1 64 (13.14%) Puppet
2 48 (9.86%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (7.39%) Backup Exec
4 31 (6.37%) Ansible
5 24 (4.93%) Norton AntiVirus
6 20 (4.11%) SCCM
7 19 (3.90%) NetBackup
8 14 (2.87%) SCOM
9 13 (2.67%) Nagios
10 12 (2.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 10 (2.05%) ZABBIX
11 10 (2.05%) Zenoss
12 9 (1.85%) SCVMM
13 7 (1.44%) Kibana
13 7 (1.44%) Graylog
13 7 (1.44%) Graphite
14 6 (1.23%) SCOrch
15 5 (1.03%) FortiGate
15 5 (1.03%) Mesos
15 5 (1.03%) OpenView
Vendors
1 441 (90.55%) VMware
2 178 (36.55%) Microsoft
3 141 (28.95%) Cisco
4 120 (24.64%) HP
5 110 (22.59%) Citrix
6 98 (20.12%) NetApp
7 74 (15.20%) Red Hat
8 60 (12.32%) Oracle
9 39 (8.01%) EMC
10 38 (7.80%) Symantec
11 37 (7.60%) Veritas
12 35 (7.19%) Veeam
13 27 (5.54%) IBM
14 20 (4.11%) Juniper
14 20 (4.11%) Sophos
15 18 (3.70%) Zerto
16 14 (2.87%) CheckPoint
16 14 (2.87%) Dell
17 13 (2.67%) F5
17 13 (2.67%) 3PAR
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Harris Global
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and additional benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago