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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vCloud Suite
Rank 748 721 782
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +61
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 170 257 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 1.38% 2.04% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 140 221 160
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%

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
12305 12586 13198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.56% 11.47% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10449 10419 10955
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 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -41 161 £55,000 +10.00% 21
South East -2 78 £55,000 +22.22% 9
London +43 62 £65,000 -7.14% 7
Berkshire +16 32 £75,000 +13.20% 4
Hampshire -32 25 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Farnborough -16 14 £52,500 +5.00%
Reading +14 13 £80,000 +12.28% 4
Slough - 10 £75,000 -
Surrey +27 9 £57,500 +27.77% 2
South Wales - 9 £40,000 -
Wales - 9 £40,000 -
North West +10 8 £48,000 -17.24% 1
Manchester +3 7 £46,000 -29.23% 1
City of London +45 6 £71,250 +42.50%
Brighton +4 6 £41,313 -13.02%
East Sussex +3 6 £41,313 -13.02%
Yorkshire +23 5 £38,000 +21.60% 1
Sheffield +22 5 £38,000 -8.98% 1
South Yorkshire +9 5 £38,000 -8.98% 1
Bridgend - 5 £40,000 -
Andover - 5 £40,000 -
South West +9 4 £47,563 +2.83%
Rochdale +2 4 £46,000 -20.68% 1
Wiltshire +17 3 £55,000 +15.78%
Middlesex +12 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Camberley -1 3 £50,000 +11.11%
West Midlands -8 3 £50,000 -31.03% 1
Birmingham -9 3 £50,000 -33.33% 1
Woking - 3 £55,000 - 2
Cheshire +31 1 £50,000 +33.33%

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 301 (89.32%) VMware
2 222 (65.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 220 (65.28%) vSphere
4 181 (53.71%) Windows
5 145 (43.03%) Cisco
6 144 (42.73%) Linux
7 123 (36.50%) Microsoft
8 114 (33.83%) Amazon AWS
9 112 (33.23%) Microsoft Azure
10 110 (32.64%) SAN
11 95 (28.19%) ITIL
12 94 (27.89%) Active Directory
13 93 (27.60%) Hyper-V
14 86 (25.52%) Citrix
15 84 (24.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 84 (24.93%) Data Centre
16 81 (24.04%) DNS
17 76 (22.55%) Windows Server
18 69 (20.47%) Office 365
19 68 (20.18%) MS Excel
20 67 (19.88%) TCP/IP
20 67 (19.88%) HP
21 66 (19.58%) vRealize
22 64 (18.99%) PowerShell
23 63 (18.69%) Presales
24 62 (18.40%) Firewall
25 59 (17.51%) Hybrid Cloud
26 58 (17.21%) Red Hat
27 55 (16.32%) Unix
28 53 (15.73%) Private Cloud

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 35 (10.39%) MS Exchange
2 34 (10.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (9.20%) SharePoint
4 24 (7.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (6.23%) OpenStack
6 20 (5.93%) IIS
7 16 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (2.97%) Skype for Business
10 8 (2.37%) Office Communications Server
10 8 (2.37%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (2.08%) JBoss
11 7 (2.08%) WebLogic
11 7 (2.08%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.78%) Cloud Foundry
13 5 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (1.19%) CMS
15 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 68 (20.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.26%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.78%) MS Office
4 4 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 41 (12.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.30%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.30%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.30%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 114 (33.83%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (33.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 69 (20.47%) Office 365
4 38 (11.28%) Amazon EC2
5 37 (10.98%) SaaS
6 36 (10.68%) IaaS
7 34 (10.09%) Amazon S3
8 26 (7.72%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (7.72%) Heroku
9 23 (6.82%) PaaS
10 19 (5.64%) Force.com
11 18 (5.34%) SoftLayer
12 10 (2.97%) OpenShift
13 6 (1.78%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (1.48%) Mimecast
14 5 (1.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 4 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
15 4 (1.19%) Veeva
16 3 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
16 3 (0.89%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 110 (32.64%) SAN
2 81 (24.04%) DNS
3 67 (19.88%) TCP/IP
4 62 (18.40%) Firewall
5 41 (12.17%) DHCP
6 35 (10.39%) Cisco Nexus
7 34 (10.09%) NAS
8 30 (8.90%) VPN
9 29 (8.61%) LAN
10 25 (7.42%) WAN
11 22 (6.53%) IPsec
12 19 (5.64%) MPLS
12 19 (5.64%) VoIP
13 16 (4.75%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (4.75%) Internet
13 16 (4.75%) iSCSI
14 15 (4.45%) Fibre Channel
15 14 (4.15%) SSL
16 13 (3.86%) VLAN
17 12 (3.56%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.86%) MySQL
3 11 (3.26%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.89%) DB2
6 2 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.59%) Redis
6 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.30%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.30%) Power BI
7 1 (0.30%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (4.75%) Vagrant
2 9 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.08%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.19%) JIRA
5 3 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (0.89%) Subversion
5 3 (0.89%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.30%) Ant
7 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.30%) Hudson
7 1 (0.30%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.30%) MSI
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.30%) Travis CI
General
1 30 (8.90%) Marketing
2 24 (7.12%) Finance
3 22 (6.53%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.97%) Billing
5 9 (2.67%) Banking
6 5 (1.48%) Local Government
6 5 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.19%) Law
7 4 (1.19%) Legal
8 3 (0.89%) Back Office
8 3 (0.89%) Electronics
8 3 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.89%) Retail
9 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 83 (24.63%) Architect
2 61 (18.10%) Consultant
3 47 (13.95%) Cloud Engineer
4 43 (12.76%) Cloud Architect
5 38 (11.28%) VMware Engineer
6 30 (8.90%) VMware Consultant
7 28 (8.31%) Administrator
8 23 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (5.93%) Solutions Architect
10 19 (5.64%) Technical Consultant
11 17 (5.04%) Cloud Administrator
12 16 (4.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 16 (4.75%) Linux Engineer
12 16 (4.75%) Technical Leader
13 15 (4.45%) Technical Architect
13 15 (4.45%) Virtualisation Engineer
14 14 (4.15%) Support Engineer
14 14 (4.15%) VMWare Administrator
15 13 (3.86%) Citrix Administrator
15 13 (3.86%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.45%) Web Services
2 13 (3.86%) HTML
3 8 (2.37%) .NET
4 6 (1.78%) Visualforce
5 5 (1.48%) CGI
5 5 (1.48%) COM
6 4 (1.19%) REST
7 3 (0.89%) ELK Stack
7 3 (0.89%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.59%) J2EE
8 2 (0.59%) LAMP
8 2 (0.59%) Middleware
9 1 (0.30%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.30%) Backbone.js
9 1 (0.30%) CSS
9 1 (0.30%) Kafka
9 1 (0.30%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (0.30%) PHP-FPM
9 1 (0.30%) React
9 1 (0.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 84 (24.93%) Data Centre
2 59 (17.51%) Hybrid Cloud
3 53 (15.73%) Private Cloud
4 45 (13.35%) Public Cloud
5 25 (7.42%) VCE vBlock
6 23 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (6.23%) FlexPod
8 14 (4.15%) Clustering
9 13 (3.86%) Replication
10 11 (3.26%) PKI
11 9 (2.67%) Virtual Team
11 9 (2.67%) Visualisation
12 8 (2.37%) Driving Licence
13 7 (2.08%) EMC VNX
14 6 (1.78%) FMCG
15 5 (1.48%) Computer Science
16 4 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
16 4 (1.19%) Management Information System
16 4 (1.19%) N-Tier
17 3 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 181 (53.71%) Windows
2 144 (42.73%) Linux
3 76 (22.55%) Windows Server
4 55 (16.32%) Unix
5 50 (14.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 48 (14.24%) CentOS
7 42 (12.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (11.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (10.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (6.82%) VMS
11 15 (4.45%) Windows 2000
12 12 (3.56%) Solaris
12 12 (3.56%) Windows NT
13 10 (2.97%) Debian
14 8 (2.37%) SUSE
15 7 (2.08%) Ubuntu
16 6 (1.78%) Mac OS X
16 6 (1.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 5 (1.48%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (1.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (28.19%) ITIL
2 63 (18.69%) Presales
3 44 (13.06%) CRM
4 40 (11.87%) DevOps
5 31 (9.20%) Mentoring
6 29 (8.61%) Migration
7 27 (8.01%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (7.72%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
9 25 (7.42%) Analytics
10 22 (6.53%) Configuration Management
11 20 (5.93%) Service Management
12 19 (5.64%) Converged Infrastructure
13 17 (5.04%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (4.75%) Capacity Planning
14 16 (4.75%) Project Management
15 15 (4.45%) TOGAF
15 15 (4.45%) Use Case
16 13 (3.86%) Demand Management
16 13 (3.86%) Validation
17 12 (3.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (18.99%) PowerShell
2 35 (10.39%) SQL
3 32 (9.50%) Python
4 30 (8.90%) Ruby
4 30 (8.90%) Shell Script
5 25 (7.42%) Perl
6 20 (5.93%) Bash Shell
7 14 (4.15%) Java
8 13 (3.86%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.78%) Apex Code
10 5 (1.48%) C
11 2 (0.59%) Korn
12 1 (0.30%) C#
12 1 (0.30%) PHP
12 1 (0.30%) SOQL
12 1 (0.30%) Tcl
12 1 (0.30%) VB
12 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 84 (24.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 50 (14.84%) Security Cleared
3 40 (11.87%) SC Cleared
4 31 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (8.90%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (8.31%) MCSE
7 27 (8.01%) Degree
8 25 (7.42%) VCAP
9 21 (6.23%) CCNA
10 17 (5.04%) CCNP
10 17 (5.04%) VCDX
11 11 (3.26%) DV Cleared
12 10 (2.97%) CCA
12 10 (2.97%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (2.67%) Oracle Certification
14 8 (2.37%) HND
14 8 (2.37%) MCITP
15 7 (2.08%) JNCIA
15 7 (2.08%) VCP5
16 6 (1.78%) CCMSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.01%) PCI DSS
2 13 (3.86%) SLA
3 9 (2.67%) QA
4 7 (2.08%) ISO 9001
4 7 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 222 (65.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 220 (65.28%) vSphere
3 94 (27.89%) Active Directory
4 93 (27.60%) Hyper-V
5 44 (13.06%) VMware ESXi
6 42 (12.46%) Virtual Machines
7 36 (10.68%) XenDesktop
8 29 (8.61%) VMware ESX
8 29 (8.61%) XenServer
9 18 (5.34%) Terminal Services
10 17 (5.04%) Docker
11 13 (3.86%) NFS
12 11 (3.26%) KVM
13 9 (2.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 9 (2.67%) XenApp
14 6 (1.78%) Forefront TMG
14 6 (1.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 5 (1.48%) Firmware
15 5 (1.48%) MetaFrame
16 4 (1.19%) UAG
Systems Management
1 66 (19.58%) vRealize
2 48 (14.24%) SCCM
3 41 (12.17%) Puppet
4 29 (8.61%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (7.72%) SCOM
6 23 (6.82%) Ansible
6 23 (6.82%) vMotion
7 14 (4.15%) Backup Exec
8 13 (3.86%) Nagios
9 11 (3.26%) NetBackup
10 9 (2.67%) HP Data Protector
11 8 (2.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 7 (2.08%) WSUS
13 6 (1.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 6 (1.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 5 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
14 5 (1.48%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 4 (1.19%) RANCID
16 3 (0.89%) Casper Suite
16 3 (0.89%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 301 (89.32%) VMware
2 145 (43.03%) Cisco
3 123 (36.50%) Microsoft
4 86 (25.52%) Citrix
5 67 (19.88%) HP
6 58 (17.21%) Red Hat
7 46 (13.65%) NetApp
8 39 (11.57%) Oracle
9 38 (11.28%) EMC
10 34 (10.09%) ServiceNow
11 22 (6.53%) F5
11 22 (6.53%) Juniper
12 19 (5.64%) CheckPoint
12 19 (5.64%) Symantec
13 16 (4.75%) IBM
14 15 (4.45%) Dell
14 15 (4.45%) SAP
14 15 (4.45%) Veeam
15 14 (4.15%) 3PAR
15 14 (4.15%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 7.2k Car Allowance,Training, Overt
Posted: Yesterday
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Reading
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Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Methods Professional Services Limited
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South West London
Colossus Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 0
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Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Woking
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits (negotiable DOE)
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
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East London
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Reading
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Woking
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