Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for vCloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vCloud over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1063 897 833
Rank change year-on-year -166 -64 +109
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 96 293 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.057% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 0.44% 1.32% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 64 237 401
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,125 £86,250 £86,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,980
% change year-on-year - +5.81% +3.96%

vCloud is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 21722 22258 23677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.95% 12.42% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18300 18825 19864
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%

vCloud
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing vCloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for vCloud in England

vCloud
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vCloud in England.

Salary trend for vCloud in England

vCloud
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vCloud in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for vCloud in England

vCloud
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -57 34 £58,500 -6.40% 5
South East -66 34 £62,500 -5.66% 2
East of England +9 10 £55,250 -7.92%
North of England -19 10 £50,000 +8.70%
East Midlands +41 7 £35,000 -32.04%
Midlands +24 7 £35,000 -31.03% 1
Yorkshire +28 6 £32,500 -14.47%
North West -40 4 £60,000 +20.00%
South West -16 1 £75,000 +87.50%
vCloud
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for vCloud.

1 78 (81.25%) VMware
2 64 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (63.54%) Windows
4 56 (58.33%) Linux
5 42 (43.75%) Cisco
5 42 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 41 (42.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 39 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
8 36 (37.50%) Data Centre
9 35 (36.46%) Active Directory
10 34 (35.42%) vSphere
10 34 (35.42%) Hyper-V
11 32 (33.33%) SAN
12 27 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (28.13%) Windows Server
13 25 (26.04%) Puppet
14 23 (23.96%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (23.96%) CentOS
15 22 (22.92%) Oracle
15 22 (22.92%) ITIL
15 22 (22.92%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (21.88%) Configuration Management
17 20 (20.83%) Citrix
17 20 (20.83%) HP
17 20 (20.83%) Security Cleared
17 20 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
17 20 (20.83%) DevOps
18 18 (18.75%) OpenStack
18 18 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 18 (18.75%) SSL

vCloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 18 (18.75%) OpenStack
2 11 (11.46%) IIS
3 10 (10.42%) MS Exchange
4 7 (7.29%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (7.29%) Zimbra
5 6 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (3.13%) Apache
7 2 (2.08%) nginx
8 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.04%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 41 (42.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (13.54%) IaaS
4 8 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (7.29%) PaaS
6 6 (6.25%) Office 365
7 5 (5.21%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (5.21%) Heroku
8 3 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (3.13%) SaaS
9 2 (2.08%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (1.04%) Akamai
10 1 (1.04%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (1.04%) Bluemix
10 1 (1.04%) G Suite
10 1 (1.04%) Google App Engine
10 1 (1.04%) SoftLayer
10 1 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (33.33%) SAN
2 18 (18.75%) SSL
3 17 (17.71%) Firewall
4 16 (16.67%) VPN
5 15 (15.63%) DNS
5 15 (15.63%) TCP/IP
6 12 (12.50%) IPsec
7 9 (9.38%) NetScaler
8 7 (7.29%) MPLS
9 6 (6.25%) DHCP
9 6 (6.25%) iSCSI
9 6 (6.25%) VSAN
10 5 (5.21%) NAS
11 4 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (4.17%) FCoE
12 3 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (3.13%) FTP
13 2 (2.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.54%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.38%) MySQL
3 7 (7.29%) Hadoop
3 7 (7.29%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.29%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.17%) Redis
5 3 (3.13%) InterBase
6 1 (1.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (15.63%) Jenkins
2 12 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (9.38%) Hudson
3 9 (9.38%) JUnit
3 9 (9.38%) Visual Studio
4 8 (8.33%) PyUnit
5 5 (5.21%) Travis CI
5 5 (5.21%) Vagrant
6 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.17%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (6.25%) Finance
1 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.17%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.13%) Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Electronics
4 2 (2.08%) Law
4 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Games
5 1 (1.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (22.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (15.63%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (12.50%) Architect
4 11 (11.46%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Support Engineer
6 9 (9.38%) Configuration Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) Linux Support
7 8 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) Applications Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) Applications Support
8 7 (7.29%) Applications Support Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) Cisco Support
8 7 (7.29%) Cloud Architect
8 7 (7.29%) Consultant
8 7 (7.29%) Linux Server Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) Technical Leader
8 7 (7.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (1.04%) .NET
2 1 (1.04%) LAMP
2 1 (1.04%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 36 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.38%) CMDB
3 8 (8.33%) Public Cloud
4 7 (7.29%) Clustering
4 7 (7.29%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
6 5 (5.21%) Cloud Native
6 5 (5.21%) Private Cloud
7 4 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (3.13%) PKI
8 3 (3.13%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (2.08%) Virtual Team
10 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (1.04%) EMC VNX
10 1 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (1.04%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (63.54%) Windows
2 56 (58.33%) Linux
3 27 (28.13%) Windows Server
4 23 (23.96%) CentOS
4 23 (23.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (22.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.21%) Debian
8 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.13%) Unix
10 2 (2.08%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.04%) Solaris
11 1 (1.04%) VMS
11 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.92%) ITIL
3 21 (21.88%) Configuration Management
4 20 (20.83%) DevOps
5 17 (17.71%) Continuous Deployment
6 15 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (11.46%) Load Balancing
8 10 (10.42%) SDLC
9 9 (9.38%) Open Source
9 9 (9.38%) Service Management
10 8 (8.33%) Coaching
10 8 (8.33%) Problem Management
11 7 (7.29%) Migration
12 6 (6.25%) Presales
12 6 (6.25%) Scrum
12 6 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (5.21%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (5.21%) High Availability
13 5 (5.21%) IT Strategy
13 5 (5.21%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.67%) Perl
1 16 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 14 (14.58%) Bash Shell
2 14 (14.58%) Python
3 9 (9.38%) Ruby
4 6 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (1.04%) C-shell
5 1 (1.04%) Go
5 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.04%) Korn
5 1 (1.04%) PHP
5 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (13.54%) SC Cleared
3 13 (13.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (10.42%) CCNA
5 9 (9.38%) CCNP
6 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (6.25%) VCAP
8 5 (5.21%) MCSE
9 3 (3.13%) CCDP
9 3 (3.13%) VCP6
10 2 (2.08%) Degree
10 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.04%) CCIE
11 1 (1.04%) CCSA
11 1 (1.04%) CCSE
11 1 (1.04%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.04%) MCITP
11 1 (1.04%) MCTS
11 1 (1.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.08%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 64 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (36.46%) Active Directory
3 34 (35.42%) Hyper-V
3 34 (35.42%) vSphere
4 14 (14.58%) VMware NSX
4 14 (14.58%) XenApp
5 13 (13.54%) XenDesktop
6 10 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (7.29%) Docker
8 7 (7.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (7.29%) Xen
9 4 (4.17%) XenServer
10 3 (3.13%) KVM
10 3 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (1.04%) NFS
11 1 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.04%) Samba
11 1 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 25 (26.04%) Puppet
2 20 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (16.67%) Ansible
3 16 (16.67%) vCenter Server
4 10 (10.42%) vRealize
5 7 (7.29%) ThinApp
6 6 (6.25%) Backup Exec
7 5 (5.21%) Salt
8 4 (4.17%) PowerCLI
8 4 (4.17%) SCCM
8 4 (4.17%) WSUS
9 3 (3.13%) Malwarebytes
9 3 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (2.08%) SCVMM
11 1 (1.04%) Nagios
11 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
11 1 (1.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (1.04%) Plesk
11 1 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 78 (81.25%) VMware
2 42 (43.75%) Cisco
2 42 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 22 (22.92%) Oracle
4 20 (20.83%) Citrix
4 20 (20.83%) HP
5 16 (16.67%) NetApp
6 13 (13.54%) IBM
7 12 (12.50%) EMC
7 12 (12.50%) F5
8 11 (11.46%) Google
8 11 (11.46%) Juniper
8 11 (11.46%) Symantec
9 10 (10.42%) McAfee
10 9 (9.38%) Dell
11 8 (8.33%) CheckPoint
11 8 (8.33%) Red Hat
12 7 (7.29%) AppSense
12 7 (7.29%) Nokia
13 6 (6.25%) ArcSight