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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 701 772 839
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +67
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 203 156 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.13% 0.046%
As % of the System Software category 1.53% 1.33% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 164 114 41
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -18.18%

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
13240 11705 10910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.96% 10.09% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10967 9742 9135
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +85 196 £46,500 -2.10% 25
South East +20 75 £45,000 - 4
London -23 60 £47,500 -13.63% 13
Hampshire +30 53 £45,000 - 3
Southampton - 27 £45,000 -
East of England +38 24 £50,000 +11.11% 3
City of London +16 20 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Surrey +16 16 £47,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +12 14 £50,000 +11.11%
Hemel Hempstead -14 13 £50,000 +11.11%
Guildford +18 12 £46,250 -13.95% 1
South West -11 12 £36,500 -8.75%
North West +12 10 £44,250 -6.84% 2
Essex - 10 £50,000 - 3
Manchester +4 9 £46,000 +3.66% 2
Farnborough +11 7 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Reading -6 7 £90,000 +75.60%
Berkshire -9 7 £90,000 +157.14%
Wiltshire +10 6 £46,250 +20.12%
Yorkshire -3 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Sheffield -6 6 £44,250 +10.62%
South Yorkshire -7 6 £44,250 +10.62%
Andover -25 6 £45,000 -
Rochdale 0 5 £70,000 +75.00% 1
West Midlands -12 4 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Dorset -24 4 £24,500 -
Bournemouth -26 4 £24,500 -
Leeds +4 2 £45,000 -5.26%
West Yorkshire -8 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Birmingham -12 2 £61,250 +28.94%

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 381 (95.49%) VMware
2 281 (70.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 262 (65.66%) vSphere
4 258 (64.66%) Windows
5 163 (40.85%) Microsoft
6 155 (38.85%) Linux
7 153 (38.35%) Cisco
8 139 (34.84%) HP
9 117 (29.32%) ITIL
9 117 (29.32%) Active Directory
9 117 (29.32%) SAN
10 112 (28.07%) Hyper-V
11 101 (25.31%) NetApp
12 100 (25.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 97 (24.31%) DNS
14 94 (23.56%) Windows Server 2008
15 89 (22.31%) Firewall
16 88 (22.06%) SQL Server
17 84 (21.05%) Citrix
18 72 (18.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 71 (17.79%) IIS
19 71 (17.79%) Symantec
20 69 (17.29%) Windows Server 2012
21 67 (16.79%) Microsoft Certification
22 66 (16.54%) Security Cleared
23 65 (16.29%) MCSE
24 64 (16.04%) DHCP
24 64 (16.04%) NAS
25 60 (15.04%) Private Cloud
26 59 (14.79%) MS Exchange

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 71 (17.79%) IIS
2 59 (14.79%) MS Exchange
3 41 (10.28%) SharePoint
3 41 (10.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 38 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 37 (9.27%) OpenStack
7 23 (5.76%) Tomcat
8 18 (4.51%) WebLogic
8 18 (4.51%) JBoss
9 16 (4.01%) WebSphere
10 15 (3.76%) Apache
11 14 (3.51%) GlassFish
12 12 (3.01%) SAS
13 11 (2.76%) SharePoint 2010
13 11 (2.76%) Lync
14 4 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
15 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.50%) Jetty
Applications
1 27 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.01%) SPSS
3 7 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 59 (14.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 59 (14.79%) Office 365
2 24 (6.02%) IaaS
3 20 (5.01%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (5.01%) PaaS
4 17 (4.26%) IBM SmartCloud
5 16 (4.01%) AWS CloudFormation
5 16 (4.01%) SaaS
6 14 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 117 (29.32%) SAN
2 97 (24.31%) DNS
3 89 (22.31%) Firewall
4 64 (16.04%) NAS
4 64 (16.04%) DHCP
5 55 (13.78%) TCP/IP
6 42 (10.53%) VPN
7 26 (6.52%) IPsec
8 24 (6.02%) SSL
9 17 (4.26%) WAN
9 17 (4.26%) LAN
10 16 (4.01%) VLAN
11 14 (3.51%) BIG-IP
11 14 (3.51%) NetScaler
12 11 (2.76%) iSCSI
13 10 (2.51%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (1.75%) Network Security
14 7 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (1.75%) Internet
15 6 (1.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (8.77%) SQL Server 2000
4 14 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.26%) MySQL
6 11 (2.76%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (1.00%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.75%) Big Data
10 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.50%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.50%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.50%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.50%) Riak
11 1 (0.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 14 (3.51%) Subversion
3 6 (1.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.25%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.75%) Hudson
6 2 (0.50%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.50%) Zephyr
6 2 (0.50%) Maven
6 2 (0.50%) JIRA
6 2 (0.50%) Ant
7 1 (0.25%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.25%) MSBuild
General
1 48 (12.03%) Finance
2 13 (3.26%) Advertising
3 9 (2.26%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.01%) Legal
5 7 (1.75%) Retail
5 7 (1.75%) Billing
6 5 (1.25%) Law
7 4 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.75%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Electronics
9 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 107 (26.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 81 (20.30%) Consultant
3 51 (12.78%) Architect
4 43 (10.78%) Cloud Engineer
5 42 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 42 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 40 (10.03%) Senior Consultant
7 38 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
8 33 (8.27%) Technical Consultant
9 32 (8.02%) Technical Architect
10 29 (7.27%) Administrator
10 29 (7.27%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 24 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
12 22 (5.51%) Cloud Consultant
13 21 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 18 (4.51%) Systems Engineer
15 17 (4.26%) VMware Engineer
16 15 (3.76%) Analyst
17 14 (3.51%) Automation Engineer
18 10 (2.51%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.51%) Web Services
2 12 (3.01%) J2EE
3 7 (1.75%) Software Packaging
4 2 (0.50%) XML
4 2 (0.50%) SAML
4 2 (0.50%) LAMP
4 2 (0.50%) COM
4 2 (0.50%) JSON
5 1 (0.25%) Spring
5 1 (0.25%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.25%) Spring Security
5 1 (0.25%) Spring Integration
5 1 (0.25%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 60 (15.04%) Private Cloud
2 54 (13.53%) Clustering
3 35 (8.77%) Blackberry
3 35 (8.77%) Replication
4 19 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.01%) Mainframe
5 12 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.26%) Public Cloud
7 8 (2.01%) FlexPod
8 7 (1.75%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.50%) PKI
10 5 (1.25%) Open Source
10 5 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.75%) EqualLogic
11 3 (0.75%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.75%) Economics
12 2 (0.50%) CLARiiON
12 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Cloud
13 1 (0.25%) Thin Client
13 1 (0.25%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 258 (64.66%) Windows
2 155 (38.85%) Linux
3 94 (23.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (18.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 69 (17.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (12.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (9.02%) UNIX
8 35 (8.77%) CentOS
8 35 (8.77%) Windows 2000
9 23 (5.76%) Debian
10 8 (2.01%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.75%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.50%) VMS
12 2 (0.50%) HPUX
12 2 (0.50%) Solaris
12 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.25%) Scientific Linux
13 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.25%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (29.32%) ITIL
2 40 (10.03%) Service Management
3 30 (7.52%) DevOps
4 27 (6.77%) Load Balancing
5 21 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 20 (5.01%) TOGAF
7 19 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 18 (4.51%) Migration
8 18 (4.51%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (4.01%) CRM
9 16 (4.01%) ITSM
10 15 (3.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (3.76%) Capacity Management
10 15 (3.76%) Security Architecture
11 14 (3.51%) Project Management
12 13 (3.26%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (3.26%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (3.01%) Security Management
13 12 (3.01%) Information Security
14 11 (2.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (8.52%) Perl
2 28 (7.02%) Bash Shell
3 23 (5.76%) PowerShell
4 20 (5.01%) SQL
5 19 (4.76%) Java
6 14 (3.51%) Korn
7 13 (3.26%) JavaScript
8 12 (3.01%) Ruby
9 9 (2.26%) Python
9 9 (2.26%) PHP
10 4 (1.00%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 100 (25.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 67 (16.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 66 (16.54%) Security Cleared
4 65 (16.29%) MCSE
5 57 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 55 (13.78%) SC Cleared
7 36 (9.02%) CCNA
8 32 (8.02%) MCSA
9 26 (6.52%) DV Cleared
10 25 (6.27%) MCITP
11 23 (5.76%) VCAP
12 22 (5.51%) CCNP
13 20 (5.01%) Degree
14 11 (2.76%) Citrix Certification
15 9 (2.26%) CCA
16 8 (2.01%) VCDX
17 7 (1.75%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 7 (1.75%) VCP5
17 7 (1.75%) CCEA
18 4 (1.00%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.27%) SLA
2 7 (1.75%) COBIT
3 4 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 281 (70.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 262 (65.66%) vSphere
3 117 (29.32%) Active Directory
4 112 (28.07%) Hyper-V
5 55 (13.78%) VMware ESX
6 53 (13.28%) XenDesktop
7 47 (11.78%) XenApp
8 34 (8.52%) VMware ESXi
9 20 (5.01%) XenServer
10 14 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (2.51%) Terminal Services
12 7 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (1.00%) Firmware
14 3 (0.75%) NFS
15 2 (0.50%) Snort
15 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
15 2 (0.50%) pfSense
15 2 (0.50%) KVM
15 2 (0.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 59 (14.79%) Backup Exec
2 49 (12.28%) NetBackup
3 45 (11.28%) SCCM
4 44 (11.03%) Puppet
5 35 (8.77%) Norton AntiVirus
6 22 (5.51%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (5.26%) SCOM
8 19 (4.76%) HP SIM
9 17 (4.26%) Ansible
10 14 (3.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 14 (3.51%) SCOrch
10 14 (3.51%) HP Data Protector
11 12 (3.01%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 9 (2.26%) vMotion
12 9 (2.26%) EMC NetWorker
12 9 (2.26%) Legato
13 7 (1.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 5 (1.25%) Nagios
15 4 (1.00%) XenMobile
16 3 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 381 (95.49%) VMware
2 163 (40.85%) Microsoft
3 153 (38.35%) Cisco
4 139 (34.84%) HP
5 101 (25.31%) NetApp
6 84 (21.05%) Citrix
7 71 (17.79%) Symantec
8 53 (13.28%) Red Hat
9 52 (13.03%) EMC
10 44 (11.03%) Veritas
10 44 (11.03%) Sophos
11 42 (10.53%) Oracle
12 39 (9.77%) Veeam
13 25 (6.27%) IBM
14 15 (3.76%) SaltStack
15 14 (3.51%) F5
16 13 (3.26%) Brocade
16 13 (3.26%) CommVault
17 12 (3.01%) Business Objects
17 12 (3.01%) Cognos
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Essex
IFDS
Posted: 12 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + £3750 London weighting
Posted: 21 hours ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & package
Posted: 9 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Bomus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & package
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & package
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits + relocation where appropriate
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago