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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 700 778 820
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +42
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 204 162 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.13% 0.054%
As % of the System Software category 1.55% 1.32% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 165 123 51
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £61,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year
- -20.35%

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
13161 12243 11073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.88% 10.14% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10829 10254 9257
Average salary £41,250 £41,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
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 17 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 17 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 +78 197 £45,250 -4.73% 34
South East +23 74 £45,000 - 11
London +3 58 £46,000 -16.36% 12
Hampshire +19 47 £45,000 - 6
East of England +52 25 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Southampton - 24 £45,000 - 1
City of London +32 21 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Surrey +21 18 £46,250 -2.63% 2
Hertfordshire +11 14 - -
Hemel Hempstead -18 13 - -
Guildford +29 12 £46,250 -22.91% 1
Berkshire +4 10 £90,000 +166.66% 3
Farnborough +4 10 £47,500 +5.55% 3
North West 0 10 £44,250 -6.84%
Reading -2 10 £90,000 +157.14% 1
Essex - 10 £50,000 - 1
Manchester +5 9 £46,000 +11.51%
South West -7 9 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Yorkshire +4 7 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Sheffield -3 7 £43,500 +8.75% 3
South Yorkshire -10 7 £43,500 +8.75% 3
West Midlands -12 6 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Rochdale -2 5 £70,000 +75.00%
Warwickshire - 5 £28,160 - 1
Bournemouth -15 4 £24,500 -
Dorset -20 4 £24,500 -
Warwick - 4 £28,160 - 1
Andover -25 3 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire +7 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Wiltshire +5 2 £48,750 +26.62%

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 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 (95.73%) VMware
2 285 (71.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 260 (65.33%) vSphere
4 253 (63.57%) Windows
5 164 (41.21%) Microsoft
6 154 (38.69%) Linux
7 147 (36.93%) Cisco
8 142 (35.68%) HP
9 118 (29.65%) Active Directory
10 116 (29.15%) Hyper-V
11 115 (28.89%) SAN
12 109 (27.39%) ITIL
13 101 (25.38%) NetApp
14 99 (24.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 94 (23.62%) DNS
16 93 (23.37%) Windows Server 2008
17 92 (23.12%) Firewall
18 87 (21.86%) SQL Server
19 81 (20.35%) Citrix
20 73 (18.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 72 (18.09%) IIS
22 71 (17.84%) Symantec
23 69 (17.34%) Microsoft Certification
24 67 (16.83%) MCSE
25 66 (16.58%) NAS
25 66 (16.58%) Windows Server 2012
26 64 (16.08%) Security Cleared
27 63 (15.83%) Private Cloud
27 63 (15.83%) DHCP
28 62 (15.58%) Cisco Certification

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 72 (18.09%) IIS
2 59 (14.82%) MS Exchange
3 42 (10.55%) SharePoint
4 41 (10.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 39 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 38 (9.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 35 (8.79%) OpenStack
8 21 (5.28%) Tomcat
9 17 (4.27%) WebLogic
10 15 (3.77%) JBoss
11 14 (3.52%) Apache
11 14 (3.52%) WebSphere
12 12 (3.02%) GlassFish
12 12 (3.02%) SAS
13 11 (2.76%) Lync
14 10 (2.51%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
16 2 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
16 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 30 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.02%) SPSS
3 9 (2.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 62 (15.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 62 (15.58%) Office 365
2 54 (13.57%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (5.28%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (4.27%) IaaS
5 15 (3.77%) IBM SmartCloud
6 14 (3.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (3.52%) PaaS
7 10 (2.51%) SaaS
8 2 (0.50%) Heroku
8 2 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 115 (28.89%) SAN
2 94 (23.62%) DNS
3 92 (23.12%) Firewall
4 66 (16.58%) NAS
5 63 (15.83%) DHCP
6 55 (13.82%) TCP/IP
7 39 (9.80%) VPN
8 25 (6.28%) SSL
9 23 (5.78%) IPsec
10 15 (3.77%) VLAN
11 14 (3.52%) NetScaler
12 12 (3.02%) BIG-IP
12 12 (3.02%) WAN
13 11 (2.76%) LAN
14 10 (2.51%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (2.01%) VoIP
16 7 (1.76%) LDAP
16 7 (1.76%) Network Security
17 6 (1.51%) iSCSI
18 5 (1.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (21.86%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (8.79%) SQL Server 2000
4 14 (3.52%) Oracle Database
5 13 (3.27%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.27%) MySQL
6 11 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.26%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (1.26%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.75%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.50%) Big Data
11 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.25%) Riak
11 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.25%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 15 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.02%) Subversion
3 8 (2.01%) TeamCity
4 6 (1.51%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.50%) Ant
6 2 (0.50%) Maven
6 2 (0.50%) JIRA
6 2 (0.50%) Zephyr
6 2 (0.50%) Hudson
6 2 (0.50%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.25%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.25%) Selenium
7 1 (0.25%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.25%) JMeter
General
1 49 (12.31%) Finance
2 14 (3.52%) Advertising
3 10 (2.51%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.51%) Legal
3 10 (2.51%) Retail
4 9 (2.26%) Billing
5 6 (1.51%) Law
6 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.75%) Publishing
8 1 (0.25%) Games
8 1 (0.25%) Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 102 (25.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 84 (21.11%) Consultant
3 51 (12.81%) Architect
4 45 (11.31%) Support Engineer
5 43 (10.80%) Senior Consultant
6 42 (10.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 42 (10.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 38 (9.55%) 3rd Line Support
8 36 (9.05%) Technical Consultant
9 34 (8.54%) Technical Architect
10 32 (8.04%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 28 (7.04%) Administrator
12 24 (6.03%) Systems Administrator
13 22 (5.53%) Cloud Consultant
14 20 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 19 (4.77%) Systems Engineer
16 14 (3.52%) Analyst
16 14 (3.52%) VMware Engineer
17 12 (3.02%) Automation Engineer
18 11 (2.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.02%) Web Services
1 12 (3.02%) J2EE
2 9 (2.26%) Software Packaging
3 2 (0.50%) RESTful
3 2 (0.50%) COM
3 2 (0.50%) Spring
3 2 (0.50%) JSON
3 2 (0.50%) XML
3 2 (0.50%) SAML
4 1 (0.25%) LAMP
4 1 (0.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.25%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.25%) Spring Integration
4 1 (0.25%) Spring MVC
4 1 (0.25%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 63 (15.83%) Private Cloud
2 53 (13.32%) Clustering
3 35 (8.79%) Blackberry
4 30 (7.54%) Replication
5 21 (5.28%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.02%) Mainframe
6 12 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.26%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.26%) N-Tier
8 8 (2.01%) FlexPod
9 6 (1.51%) Open Source
9 6 (1.51%) PKI
9 6 (1.51%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.75%) Economics
11 2 (0.50%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.50%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Cloud
12 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.25%) User Experience
12 1 (0.25%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 253 (63.57%) Windows
2 154 (38.69%) Linux
3 93 (23.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 73 (18.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 66 (16.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (11.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 38 (9.55%) UNIX
8 35 (8.79%) Windows 2000
9 33 (8.29%) CentOS
10 23 (5.78%) Debian
11 9 (2.26%) Windows 7
12 5 (1.26%) HPUX
13 3 (0.75%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.25%) Fedora
15 1 (0.25%) Solaris
15 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (27.39%) ITIL
2 41 (10.30%) Service Management
3 31 (7.79%) DevOps
4 27 (6.78%) Load Balancing
5 23 (5.78%) Business Continuity
6 22 (5.53%) TOGAF
7 18 (4.52%) Migration
7 18 (4.52%) Configuration Management
8 17 (4.27%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (4.02%) CRM
9 16 (4.02%) ITSM
10 15 (3.77%) Security Architecture
10 15 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (3.52%) Capacity Management
11 14 (3.52%) Project Management
12 13 (3.27%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (3.02%) Information Security
13 12 (3.02%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (3.02%) E-Commerce
13 12 (3.02%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (7.79%) Perl
2 25 (6.28%) Bash Shell
3 20 (5.03%) PowerShell
3 20 (5.03%) Java
4 18 (4.52%) SQL
5 14 (3.52%) Ruby
6 13 (3.27%) JavaScript
7 12 (3.02%) Korn
8 9 (2.26%) Python
8 9 (2.26%) PHP
9 3 (0.75%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 99 (24.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 69 (17.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (16.83%) MCSE
4 64 (16.08%) Security Cleared
5 62 (15.58%) Cisco Certification
6 53 (13.32%) SC Cleared
7 42 (10.55%) CCNA
8 35 (8.79%) MCSA
9 27 (6.78%) MCITP
10 26 (6.53%) DV Cleared
11 25 (6.28%) VCAP
12 24 (6.03%) CCNP
13 17 (4.27%) Degree
14 11 (2.76%) Citrix Certification
15 9 (2.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (2.26%) CCA
15 9 (2.26%) VCDX
16 7 (1.76%) VCP5
16 7 (1.76%) CCEA
17 4 (1.01%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.53%) SLA
2 9 (2.26%) COBIT
3 4 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.01%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 285 (71.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 260 (65.33%) vSphere
3 118 (29.65%) Active Directory
4 116 (29.15%) Hyper-V
5 54 (13.57%) VMware ESX
6 53 (13.32%) XenDesktop
7 47 (11.81%) XenApp
8 29 (7.29%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (5.28%) XenServer
10 14 (3.52%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (3.27%) Terminal Services
12 9 (2.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 5 (1.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 3 (0.75%) NFS
14 3 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
15 2 (0.50%) Snort
15 2 (0.50%) Firmware
15 2 (0.50%) pfSense
15 2 (0.50%) KVM
16 1 (0.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 59 (14.82%) Backup Exec
2 49 (12.31%) NetBackup
3 44 (11.06%) Puppet
4 43 (10.80%) SCCM
5 35 (8.79%) Norton AntiVirus
6 20 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (4.77%) SCOM
8 17 (4.27%) Ansible
9 16 (4.02%) HP SIM
10 14 (3.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 14 (3.52%) SCOrch
10 14 (3.52%) HP Data Protector
11 11 (2.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 9 (2.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 9 (2.26%) EMC NetWorker
13 8 (2.01%) Legato
14 7 (1.76%) vMotion
15 4 (1.01%) XenMobile
15 4 (1.01%) Nagios
16 3 (0.75%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 381 (95.73%) VMware
2 164 (41.21%) Microsoft
3 147 (36.93%) Cisco
4 142 (35.68%) HP
5 101 (25.38%) NetApp
6 81 (20.35%) Citrix
7 71 (17.84%) Symantec
8 55 (13.82%) Red Hat
9 49 (12.31%) Veritas
10 45 (11.31%) Oracle
11 43 (10.80%) Sophos
12 41 (10.30%) EMC
13 37 (9.30%) Veeam
14 24 (6.03%) IBM
15 14 (3.52%) CheckPoint
16 13 (3.27%) CommVault
16 13 (3.27%) SaltStack
17 12 (3.02%) F5
17 12 (3.02%) Business Objects
17 12 (3.02%) Cognos
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum c£95,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum +£6,000 bonus, based on your utilisation
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
GCS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum High salary + variable + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
University of Cambridge
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 12 days ago