Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 823 1079 1011
Rank change year-on-year +256 -68 -46
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 247 76 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.047% 0.097%
As % of the System Software category 1.10% 0.33% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 235 50 119
England median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -0.99% -2.88%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £95,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% -2.91% +3.00%

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 22,539 23,016 20,322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.99% 14.31% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18,450 18,767 17,162
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,863 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%

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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 2019. 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
North of England +183 165 £40,000 -15.79%
Yorkshire - 163 £40,000 -
South East +41 47 £57,500 +27.78% 2
London +80 24 £61,250 -25.76%
South West - 7 £57,500 -
East of England +84 3 £55,000 -12.00%
North West +26 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 £65,000 -
Midlands - 1 £65,000 -
vCloud
UK

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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.

1 182 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
2 163 (65.99%) Presales
3 162 (65.59%) CCNP
3 162 (65.59%) Internet
3 162 (65.59%) MPLS
3 162 (65.59%) Validation
4 161 (65.18%) CCNA
5 100 (40.49%) WAN
6 82 (33.20%) VMware
7 55 (22.27%) vSphere
8 53 (21.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 47 (19.03%) Linux
10 43 (17.41%) Cisco
10 43 (17.41%) VMware NSX
11 38 (15.38%) Telecoms
11 38 (15.38%) PowerShell
12 29 (11.74%) Firewall
12 29 (11.74%) SQL Server
13 28 (11.34%) Microsoft
14 27 (10.93%) BGP
14 27 (10.93%) Windows
14 27 (10.93%) ITIL
14 27 (10.93%) Fortinet
15 25 (10.12%) Python
16 24 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
17 23 (9.31%) Ansible
17 23 (9.31%) SQL
18 21 (8.50%) Security Cleared
18 21 (8.50%) Linux Command Line
18 21 (8.50%) Windows Server

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 5 (2.02%) Apache
1 5 (2.02%) MS Exchange
1 5 (2.02%) Oracle Workflow
1 5 (2.02%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.21%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.40%) IIS
4 1 (0.40%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.29%) Office 365
3 16 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.64%) PaaS
5 6 (2.43%) IaaS
6 4 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.21%) Mimecast
7 3 (1.21%) SaaS
8 2 (0.81%) GitHub
9 1 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.40%) Heroku
9 1 (0.40%) npm
9 1 (0.40%) NuGet
9 1 (0.40%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 162 (65.59%) Internet
1 162 (65.59%) MPLS
2 100 (40.49%) WAN
3 29 (11.74%) Firewall
4 27 (10.93%) BGP
5 20 (8.10%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (8.10%) VPN
6 13 (5.26%) VSAN
7 7 (2.83%) SAN
8 6 (2.43%) iSCSI
9 5 (2.02%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (2.02%) Skype
10 4 (1.62%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (1.62%) NX-OS
11 3 (1.21%) DNS
11 3 (1.21%) LAN
12 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
13 1 (0.40%) DHCP
13 1 (0.40%) OSPF
13 1 (0.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.24%) MySQL
3 4 (1.62%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.40%) GitLab
2 1 (0.40%) Maven
2 1 (0.40%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.40%) RubyGems
2 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (1.62%) Finance
3 2 (0.81%) Retail
4 1 (0.40%) Billing
4 1 (0.40%) Electronics
4 1 (0.40%) Legal
4 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 161 (65.18%) Network Engineer
2 147 (59.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 139 (56.28%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 100 (40.49%) Project Engineer
5 36 (14.57%) VMware Engineer
6 21 (8.50%) Platform Engineer
7 15 (6.07%) Cisco Engineer
7 15 (6.07%) NOC Engineer
8 12 (4.86%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (3.24%) Architect
9 8 (3.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (3.24%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 7 (2.83%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (2.02%) Developer
11 5 (2.02%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (2.02%) ServiceNow Developer
12 4 (1.62%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
12 4 (1.62%) Cloud Architect
12 4 (1.62%) Infrastructure Team Leader
12 4 (1.62%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.21%) CSS
1 3 (1.21%) HTML
1 3 (1.21%) Java EE
1 3 (1.21%) JAX-RS
1 3 (1.21%) JSF
1 3 (1.21%) RESTful
1 3 (1.21%) Swagger
1 3 (1.21%) Web Services
2 2 (0.81%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.40%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.40%) JMS
3 1 (0.40%) Node.js
3 1 (0.40%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.40%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.50%) Linux Command Line
2 16 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.48%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 15 (6.07%) Private Cloud
3 15 (6.07%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (3.24%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.24%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.62%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.81%) CESG
7 1 (0.40%) Clustering
7 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.40%) Replication
7 1 (0.40%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (19.03%) Linux
2 27 (10.93%) Windows
3 21 (8.50%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.81%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.81%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.40%) CentOS
7 1 (0.40%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.40%) Unix
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (65.99%) Presales
2 162 (65.59%) Validation
3 27 (10.93%) ITIL
4 18 (7.29%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (2.83%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (2.83%) Analytics
7 6 (2.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (2.02%) ITSM
8 5 (2.02%) Server Management
8 5 (2.02%) Workflow
9 4 (1.62%) Capacity Management
9 4 (1.62%) DevOps
9 4 (1.62%) Storage Management
10 3 (1.21%) Line Management
10 3 (1.21%) Mentoring
10 3 (1.21%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 3 (1.21%) Patch Management
10 3 (1.21%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (1.21%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 25 (10.12%) Python
3 23 (9.31%) SQL
4 9 (3.64%) Java
5 8 (3.24%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.21%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.81%) Ruby
8 1 (0.40%) Go
8 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 182 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
2 162 (65.59%) CCNP
3 161 (65.18%) CCNA
4 21 (8.50%) Security Cleared
5 17 (6.88%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (6.07%) SC Cleared
7 14 (5.67%) MCSE
7 14 (5.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (5.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.43%) RHCE
9 5 (2.02%) VCP5
9 5 (2.02%) VCP6
10 4 (1.62%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.40%) CCIE
11 1 (0.40%) Degree
11 1 (0.40%) MCITP
11 1 (0.40%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.81%) Government Security Classifications
1 2 (0.81%) JSP 440
1 2 (0.81%) RMADS
2 1 (0.40%) COBIT
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (22.27%) vSphere
2 53 (21.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (17.41%) VMware NSX
4 11 (4.45%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (4.05%) Active Directory
6 9 (3.64%) Hyper-V
7 6 (2.43%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.62%) Docker
9 1 (0.40%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 1 (0.40%) PowerDNS
9 1 (0.40%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 23 (9.31%) Ansible
2 10 (4.05%) vCenter Server
3 8 (3.24%) SCCM
4 7 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.83%) Puppet
5 6 (2.43%) FortiGate
5 6 (2.43%) HAProxy
5 6 (2.43%) Nagios
6 4 (1.62%) vRealize
7 3 (1.21%) WSUS
8 2 (0.81%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.40%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.40%) OpenView
9 1 (0.40%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.40%) Rancher
9 1 (0.40%) Terraform
9 1 (0.40%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 82 (33.20%) VMware
2 43 (17.41%) Cisco
3 28 (11.34%) Microsoft
4 27 (10.93%) Fortinet
5 10 (4.05%) HP
5 10 (4.05%) Veeam
6 7 (2.83%) Zerto
7 6 (2.43%) Dell
7 6 (2.43%) EMC
7 6 (2.43%) EqualLogic
7 6 (2.43%) Oracle
8 5 (2.02%) AppDynamics
8 5 (2.02%) Brocade
8 5 (2.02%) Nexenta
8 5 (2.02%) ServiceNow
8 5 (2.02%) Vyatta
9 4 (1.62%) Google
9 4 (1.62%) NetApp
9 4 (1.62%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.21%) Symantec