Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1074 1000 936
Rank change year-on-year -74 -64 -80
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 76 157 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.047% 0.097% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.77% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 50 119 274
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.99% -2.88% +9.47%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £36,475
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.91% +3.00% +5.26%

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 23,196 20,417 23,720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.37% 12.57% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18,910 17,253 20,222
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,925 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.66% +2.20% +5.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,125
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%

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 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 2018. 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
South East +25 44 £45,000 +16.13% 6
London -70 24 £82,500 +34.69% 7
East of England -9 5 £62,500 +31.58% 1
North of England +1 3 £47,500 +18.75% 4
North West -6 3 £47,500 +5.56% 3
vCloud
UK

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing vCloud also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for vCloud.

1 65 (85.53%) VMware
2 53 (69.74%) vSphere
3 42 (55.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 38 (50.00%) ITIL
5 38 (50.00%) Linux
6 36 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
7 35 (46.05%) Firewall
8 27 (35.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 25 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (32.89%) Problem-Solving
10 24 (31.58%) Windows
11 23 (30.26%) OpenStack
12 21 (27.63%) Public Cloud
12 21 (27.63%) SAN
12 21 (27.63%) VMware NSX
13 20 (26.32%) Oracle
13 20 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (26.32%) Data Centre
13 20 (26.32%) Office 365
14 18 (23.68%) Hyper-V
14 18 (23.68%) SQL Server
14 18 (23.68%) CCNA
14 18 (23.68%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (22.37%) VPN
15 17 (22.37%) DNS
15 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Office
15 17 (22.37%) Ivanti
16 16 (21.05%) Migration
16 16 (21.05%) Cisco

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 23 (30.26%) OpenStack
2 10 (13.16%) IIS
3 9 (11.84%) CMS
3 9 (11.84%) MS Exchange
4 6 (7.89%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.63%) Apache
7 2 (2.63%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.63%) Drupal
7 2 (2.63%) nginx
7 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.63%) Zimbra
8 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.95%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 42 (55.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (26.32%) Office 365
4 12 (15.79%) IaaS
5 7 (9.21%) PaaS
6 4 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (5.26%) SaaS
7 3 (3.95%) GitHub
7 3 (3.95%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (2.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (2.63%) Amazon S3
8 2 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (2.63%) Heroku
8 2 (2.63%) Serverless
8 2 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.32%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 35 (46.05%) Firewall
2 21 (27.63%) SAN
3 17 (22.37%) DNS
3 17 (22.37%) VPN
4 13 (17.11%) TCP/IP
5 10 (13.16%) LAN
5 10 (13.16%) WAN
6 8 (10.53%) DHCP
7 6 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (7.89%) NAS
8 5 (6.58%) HTTP
9 4 (5.26%) VLAN
9 4 (5.26%) VSAN
10 3 (3.95%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (3.95%) VoIP
11 2 (2.63%) IPsec
11 2 (2.63%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (2.63%) SSL
12 1 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) MySQL
3 7 (9.21%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.63%) Triplestore
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (2.63%) Subversion
2 2 (2.63%) Travis CI
2 2 (2.63%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (1.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Cloud Engineer
2 20 (26.32%) Support Engineer
3 12 (15.79%) Architect
4 9 (11.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (9.21%) Data Centre Manager
6 7 (9.21%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Linux Support
7 6 (7.89%) Linux Support Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) NOC Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Web Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Consultant
10 3 (3.95%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) Systems Support
10 3 (3.95%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) Web Services
2 4 (5.26%) Middleware
3 2 (2.63%) .NET
3 2 (2.63%) LAMP
3 2 (2.63%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (2.63%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.63%) Public Cloud
2 20 (26.32%) Data Centre
3 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.89%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (7.89%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 5 (6.58%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (5.26%) EMC VMAX
7 3 (3.95%) Clustering
7 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.95%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.95%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.63%) Linked Data
8 2 (2.63%) Semantic Web
9 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.32%) HP Storage
9 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (50.00%) Linux
2 24 (31.58%) Windows
3 15 (19.74%) Windows Server
4 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (14.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (14.47%) Unix
6 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.63%) CentOS
8 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.00%) ITIL
2 25 (32.89%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.05%) DevOps
4 16 (21.05%) Migration
5 14 (18.42%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (17.11%) Time Management
7 9 (11.84%) Configuration Management
7 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.21%) Line Management
8 7 (9.21%) SOA
8 7 (9.21%) Software Deployment
8 7 (9.21%) Tech Ops
9 5 (6.58%) CRM
9 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.58%) Open Source
9 5 (6.58%) Presales
9 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.26%) DSDM
10 4 (5.26%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.84%) Python
2 8 (10.53%) SQL
3 6 (7.89%) Perl
3 6 (7.89%) Ruby
4 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.63%) Java
5 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (35.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (23.68%) CCNA
2 18 (23.68%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (11.84%) MCSE
5 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
6 7 (9.21%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (7.89%) MCSA
8 3 (3.95%) AWS Certification
8 3 (3.95%) MCITP
8 3 (3.95%) RHCE
8 3 (3.95%) VCAP
9 2 (2.63%) VCDX
10 1 (1.32%) CCIE
10 1 (1.32%) CCNP
10 1 (1.32%) Degree
10 1 (1.32%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) QA
2 4 (5.26%) COBIT
3 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (69.74%) vSphere
2 25 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (27.63%) VMware NSX
4 18 (23.68%) Hyper-V
5 15 (19.74%) Active Directory
6 9 (11.84%) Docker
7 7 (9.21%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (5.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 3 (3.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (3.95%) XenApp
10 3 (3.95%) XenDesktop
11 2 (2.63%) KVM
11 2 (2.63%) LXC
11 2 (2.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) Ansible
2 11 (14.47%) Puppet
3 10 (13.16%) FortiGate
4 9 (11.84%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (11.84%) vCenter Server
5 8 (10.53%) SCCM
6 6 (7.89%) vRealize
7 5 (6.58%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (6.58%) Salt
8 4 (5.26%) EMC VPLEX
8 4 (5.26%) Kubernetes
9 3 (3.95%) HAProxy
9 3 (3.95%) Nagios
9 3 (3.95%) NetBackup
9 3 (3.95%) vMotion
10 2 (2.63%) Capistrano
10 2 (2.63%) Kibana
10 2 (2.63%) Packer
10 2 (2.63%) Rundeck
10 2 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 65 (85.53%) VMware
2 40 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 20 (26.32%) Oracle
4 17 (22.37%) Ivanti
5 16 (21.05%) Cisco
6 15 (19.74%) Red Hat
7 9 (11.84%) EMC
7 9 (11.84%) HP
7 9 (11.84%) Veeam
8 6 (7.89%) Citrix
8 6 (7.89%) Dell
8 6 (7.89%) NetApp
8 6 (7.89%) Rackspace
8 6 (7.89%) Zerto
9 5 (6.58%) SolarWinds
10 4 (5.26%) EqualLogic
10 4 (5.26%) Isilon
11 3 (3.95%) Nexenta
11 3 (3.95%) ServiceNow
11 3 (3.95%) Vyatta