The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 756 820 821
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +1
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 161 63 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.057% 0.081%
As % of the System Software category 1.34% 0.59% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 124 52 89
Average salary £45,000 £57,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.39% +14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £80,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-19.28% +11.50%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12056 10642 10834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 9.94% 9.58% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10102 8885 9320
Average salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +44 147 £47,500 -22.44% 13
London -13 63 £55,000 -15.38% 4
South East +10 50 £45,000 -21.05% 7
Hampshire +27 30 £45,000 - 2
Andover - 20 £45,000 -
City of London -9 16 £52,500 -19.23% 2
North West +11 14 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Yorkshire - 13 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 11 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 11 £40,000 -
Berkshire -1 10 £35,000 -56.25% 3
Manchester - 10 £44,375 - 1
South Wales +11 8 £34,000 +19.29% 1
Wales +3 8 £34,000 +19.29% 1
Surrey -8 7 £47,500 -16.66% 2
Reading -1 6 £35,000 -56.25% 3
South West - 5 £40,000 -
Portsmouth - 4 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £47,500 -
Maidenhead - 4 £30,000 -
Cardiff - 4 £51,250 - 1
West Midlands +7 3 £47,500 -17.39%
Birmingham +5 3 £47,500 -17.39%
East of England -11 3 £45,000 -
Farnborough - 3 £45,000 - 1
Scotland - 3 £42,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £47,500 -
Bridgend 0 2 £26,000 -8.77%

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 308 (93.05%) VMware
2 242 (73.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 178 (53.78%) Windows
4 161 (48.64%) vSphere
5 120 (36.25%) Linux
6 105 (31.72%) Microsoft
7 93 (28.10%) Citrix
8 92 (27.79%) UNIX
9 87 (26.28%) HP
10 81 (24.47%) MS Excel
11 79 (23.87%) Active Directory
12 74 (22.36%) SAN
12 74 (22.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 74 (22.36%) Security Cleared
13 72 (21.75%) EMC
14 70 (21.15%) Cisco
14 70 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
15 66 (19.94%) Finance
16 65 (19.64%) PowerShell
17 64 (19.34%) Hyper-V
18 58 (17.52%) VMware ESX
19 57 (17.22%) SC Cleared
20 54 (16.31%) VMware ESXi
21 50 (15.11%) Windows Server 2003
22 48 (14.50%) ITIL
22 48 (14.50%) Service Delivery
23 47 (14.20%) Python
24 46 (13.90%) NetApp
25 45 (13.60%) Java
26 42 (12.69%) Veeam

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 30 (9.06%) OpenStack
2 22 (6.65%) IIS
3 16 (4.83%) MS Exchange
3 16 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.02%) Apache
4 10 (3.02%) Tomcat
4 10 (3.02%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (2.42%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (2.11%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.81%) CloudStack
8 5 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.21%) Lync
10 3 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.60%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
11 2 (0.60%) lighttpd
11 2 (0.60%) nginx
11 2 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 81 (24.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 38 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (10.27%) IaaS
3 27 (8.16%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (4.23%) Amazon S3
6 12 (3.63%) Google App Engine
7 10 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (3.02%) PaaS
8 8 (2.42%) SaaS
9 3 (0.91%) Heroku
10 2 (0.60%) Engine Yard
10 2 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.30%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 74 (22.36%) SAN
2 40 (12.08%) NAS
3 30 (9.06%) DNS
4 19 (5.74%) TCP/IP
5 18 (5.44%) WAN
5 18 (5.44%) LAN
6 15 (4.53%) iSCSI
6 15 (4.53%) NetScaler
7 14 (4.23%) Firewall
8 11 (3.32%) Internet
9 10 (3.02%) DHCP
10 9 (2.72%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (2.72%) SNMP
11 8 (2.42%) Ethernet
11 8 (2.42%) FTP
12 6 (1.81%) Unified Communications
13 5 (1.51%) Network Security
13 5 (1.51%) BGP
14 4 (1.21%) OSPF
14 4 (1.21%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.53%) MySQL
3 7 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.51%) Big Data
6 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (1.21%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.21%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.30%) Redis
8 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (3.02%) Git (software)
1 10 (3.02%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.11%) Apache Ivy
2 7 (2.11%) FishEye
2 7 (2.11%) Gerrit
2 7 (2.11%) TeamCity
2 7 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.11%) AnthillPro
2 7 (2.11%) Mercurial
2 7 (2.11%) JIRA
2 7 (2.11%) Subversion
2 7 (2.11%) Maven
2 7 (2.11%) Ant
General
1 66 (19.94%) Finance
2 25 (7.55%) Legal
3 11 (3.32%) Advertising
4 9 (2.72%) Retail
5 7 (2.11%) Local Government
6 6 (1.81%) Back Office
6 6 (1.81%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.91%) Marketing
8 2 (0.60%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (19.03%) Consultant
2 53 (16.01%) VMware Engineer
3 44 (13.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 42 (12.69%) Architect
5 30 (9.06%) Systems Engineer
6 26 (7.85%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 25 (7.55%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 21 (6.34%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 20 (6.04%) Solutions Architect
9 20 (6.04%) Administrator
10 18 (5.44%) Storage Engineer
11 17 (5.14%) Systems Administrator
12 16 (4.83%) Server Engineer
13 15 (4.53%) Lead Architect
13 15 (4.53%) Technical Consultant
13 15 (4.53%) Analyst
14 14 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 12 (3.63%) Project Manager
15 12 (3.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
15 12 (3.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.25%) Web Services
2 12 (3.63%) XML
2 12 (3.63%) JSON
3 8 (2.42%) J2EE
3 8 (2.42%) COM
4 7 (2.11%) .NET
5 3 (0.91%) Spring Integration
5 3 (0.91%) Apache Camel
5 3 (0.91%) Spring
5 3 (0.91%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.91%) CSS
5 3 (0.91%) HTML
6 2 (0.60%) LAMP
6 2 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.30%) Ember.js
7 1 (0.30%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.30%) JPA
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.30%) RESTful
7 1 (0.30%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.18%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (5.74%) Clustering
3 18 (5.44%) Replication
4 17 (5.14%) CLARiiON
5 12 (3.63%) Mathematics
5 12 (3.63%) Enterprise Storage
6 8 (2.42%) N-Tier
6 8 (2.42%) Hedge funds
6 8 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.11%) FlexPod
8 6 (1.81%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.81%) EqualLogic
9 5 (1.51%) Open Source
9 5 (1.51%) Symmetrix DMX
9 5 (1.51%) Symmetrix
10 3 (0.91%) Celerra
10 3 (0.91%) Physics
11 2 (0.60%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.60%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 178 (53.78%) Windows
2 120 (36.25%) Linux
3 92 (27.79%) UNIX
4 70 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (15.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (10.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (6.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (3.02%) Debian
9 5 (1.51%) CentOS
9 5 (1.51%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.21%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.91%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.91%) Solaris
11 3 (0.91%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.60%) AIX
13 1 (0.30%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (14.50%) ITIL
1 48 (14.50%) Service Delivery
2 30 (9.06%) Change Management
2 30 (9.06%) Service Management
3 19 (5.74%) Software Engineering
4 18 (5.44%) Business Continuity
5 15 (4.53%) Migration
6 13 (3.93%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (3.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (3.63%) SOA
8 11 (3.32%) Problem Management
8 11 (3.32%) Network Design
9 9 (2.72%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (2.72%) Load Balancing
10 8 (2.42%) Configuration Management
10 8 (2.42%) Requirements Management
11 7 (2.11%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (2.11%) ITSM
11 7 (2.11%) ETL
12 6 (1.81%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (19.64%) PowerShell
2 47 (14.20%) Python
3 45 (13.60%) Java
4 23 (6.95%) Perl
5 20 (6.04%) Shell Script
6 19 (5.74%) SQL
7 15 (4.53%) Ruby
8 13 (3.93%) VBScript
9 12 (3.63%) Bash Shell
10 11 (3.32%) JavaScript
11 7 (2.11%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.91%) Korn
12 3 (0.91%) C
12 3 (0.91%) PHP
13 2 (0.60%) VB
13 2 (0.60%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 74 (22.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 74 (22.36%) Security Cleared
2 57 (17.22%) SC Cleared
3 24 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (6.04%) Degree
5 19 (5.74%) DV Cleared
6 18 (5.44%) MCSE
7 16 (4.83%) Oracle Certification
7 16 (4.83%) VCAP
8 14 (4.23%) MCITP
9 10 (3.02%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (2.72%) CCNP
11 8 (2.42%) CCNA
11 8 (2.42%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (2.11%) VCDX
12 7 (2.11%) MCTS
13 6 (1.81%) CCEE
14 5 (1.51%) EMC Certification
14 5 (1.51%) CCA
15 4 (1.21%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.42%) SLA
2 7 (2.11%) QA
3 5 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 242 (73.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 161 (48.64%) vSphere
3 79 (23.87%) Active Directory
4 64 (19.34%) Hyper-V
5 58 (17.52%) VMware ESX
6 54 (16.31%) VMware ESXi
7 41 (12.39%) XenDesktop
8 33 (9.97%) XenServer
9 27 (8.16%) XenApp
10 16 (4.83%) Terminal Services
10 16 (4.83%) MetaFrame
10 16 (4.83%) Xen
11 8 (2.42%) KVM
12 6 (1.81%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 5 (1.51%) SRDF
13 5 (1.51%) NFS
14 3 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.91%) Squid
15 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.30%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 42 (12.69%) NetBackup
2 32 (9.67%) SCCM
3 23 (6.95%) Backup Exec
4 20 (6.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 19 (5.74%) Puppet
5 19 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (4.83%) HP Data Protector
7 10 (3.02%) SCVMM
8 8 (2.42%) Nagios
8 8 (2.42%) SCOM
9 5 (1.51%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (1.21%) WSUS
11 3 (0.91%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 3 (0.91%) Cobbler
11 3 (0.91%) XenMobile
11 3 (0.91%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.91%) Ansible
12 2 (0.60%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.60%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.60%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 308 (93.05%) VMware
2 105 (31.72%) Microsoft
3 93 (28.10%) Citrix
4 87 (26.28%) HP
5 72 (21.75%) EMC
6 70 (21.15%) Cisco
7 46 (13.90%) NetApp
8 42 (12.69%) Veeam
9 40 (12.08%) Oracle
10 26 (7.85%) Dell
11 23 (6.95%) Symantec
12 20 (6.04%) PlateSpin
13 18 (5.44%) Red Hat
13 18 (5.44%) IBM
14 17 (5.14%) Remedy
15 15 (4.53%) 3PAR
16 13 (3.93%) Sophos
17 12 (3.63%) Google
18 11 (3.32%) Sun
19 7 (2.11%) Isilon
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Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus and benefi
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + 20% Bonus + Health + Pension
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Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 15% Bonus + Car + Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
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