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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 207 194 204
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.060% 0.14% 0.021%
As % of the System Software category 0.48% 1.33% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £32,000 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -17.50%
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
627 450 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.48% 10.18% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 572 360 444
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vCloud across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

vCloud Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

vCloud
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Birmingham -19 1 £72,500 +45.00%
Coventry - 1 £32,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £30,000 -
vCloud
England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (96.67%) NetApp
3 25 (83.33%) Citrix
3 25 (83.33%) Cisco
4 24 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 24 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
4 24 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (76.67%) vSphere
6 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
6 21 (70.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (66.67%) Hyper-V
8 19 (63.33%) XenDesktop
8 19 (63.33%) VTSP
8 19 (63.33%) CCA
8 19 (63.33%) EMC
9 18 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (60.00%) MCSE
10 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
10 14 (46.67%) NCDA
10 14 (46.67%) NCIE
10 14 (46.67%) VCAP
10 14 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (46.67%) WAAS
11 11 (36.67%) CCEE
12 10 (33.33%) SAN
12 10 (33.33%) Windows
12 10 (33.33%) HP
13 9 (30.00%) LAN
13 9 (30.00%) WAN
13 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) WAAS
1 14 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (33.33%) SAN
3 9 (30.00%) LAN
3 9 (30.00%) WAN
4 8 (26.67%) DHCP
4 8 (26.67%) DNS
5 5 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 5 (16.67%) VPN
5 5 (16.67%) Firewall
5 5 (16.67%) VLAN
6 1 (3.33%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Architect
2 12 (40.00%) Virtualisation Architect
3 8 (26.67%) Storage Architect
3 8 (26.67%) Storage Solutions Architect
3 8 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (26.67%) Support Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Consultant
5 6 (20.00%) FlexPod Consultant
5 6 (20.00%) Technology Consultant
5 6 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 5 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Server Support
8 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) CLARiiON
1 8 (26.67%) Celerra
2 6 (20.00%) FlexPod
3 5 (16.67%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (16.67%) VMS
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Operations Management
2 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
2 21 (70.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 19 (63.33%) CCA
3 19 (63.33%) VTSP
4 18 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (60.00%) MCSE
5 14 (46.67%) NCDA
5 14 (46.67%) NCIE
5 14 (46.67%) VCAP
6 11 (36.67%) CCEE
7 8 (26.67%) CCIA
7 8 (26.67%) CCEA
7 8 (26.67%) MCTS
7 8 (26.67%) MCITP
8 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (20.00%) CCNA
9 5 (16.67%) VCP5
10 1 (3.33%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 24 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (76.67%) vSphere
3 20 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 19 (63.33%) XenDesktop
5 5 (16.67%) XenApp
6 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 5 (16.67%) XenMobile
2 4 (13.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (96.67%) NetApp
3 25 (83.33%) Citrix
3 25 (83.33%) Cisco
4 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (63.33%) EMC
6 10 (33.33%) HP
7 8 (26.67%) 3PAR
8 5 (16.67%) Symantec
8 5 (16.67%) WatchGuard
8 5 (16.67%) SonicWALL
8 5 (16.67%) Dell
8 5 (16.67%) IBM
9 1 (3.33%) Novell
9 1 (3.33%) Computacenter
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