The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vCloud
Rank 226 210 181
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -29
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% 0.040% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 0.17% 0.32% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £42,500 £52,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -5.26%
vCloud
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
585 629 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.47% 12.73% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 466 563 348
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -19.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vCloud across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

vCloud
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vCloud across the West Midlands region.

vCloud Salary Trend in the West Midlands

vCloud
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) JDA
1 1 (100.00%) webMethods
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) RedPrairie
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Designer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) JDA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) RedPrairie
1 1 (100.00%) webMethods