Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 991 1081 911
Rank change year-on-year +90 -170 -40
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 79 71 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.044% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.36% 0.33% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 71 49 206
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £73,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +4.76%

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 22,207 21,334 20,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.73% 13.13% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18,135 17,886 16,935
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% +5.00%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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
South East +43 29 £55,000 +10.00% 9
London +46 18 £77,500 +106.67% 4
North of England +46 12 £41,250 -31.25% 3
North West +35 9 £45,000 -25.00% 1
East Midlands - 8 £38,500 - 1
Midlands - 8 £38,500 - 2
East of England +28 6 £43,750 -21.17%
South West +36 5 £57,500 -23.33% 1
Yorkshire +22 3 £32,500 -43.48% 2
vCloud
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 76 (96.20%) VMware
2 60 (75.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (65.82%) vSphere
4 34 (43.04%) Linux
5 32 (40.51%) VMware NSX
6 30 (37.97%) Cisco
7 27 (34.18%) Windows
8 26 (32.91%) Amazon AWS
9 24 (30.38%) ITIL
10 23 (29.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
12 21 (26.58%) Microsoft Azure
13 18 (22.78%) PowerShell
14 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
14 17 (21.52%) Firewall
14 17 (21.52%) vCenter Server
15 16 (20.25%) Windows Server
15 16 (20.25%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (20.25%) Data Centre
15 16 (20.25%) VxBlock/Vblock
16 15 (18.99%) Office 365
17 14 (17.72%) Ansible
17 14 (17.72%) Cisco Certification
17 14 (17.72%) vRealize
18 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
18 13 (16.46%) Active Directory
18 13 (16.46%) HP
18 13 (16.46%) SQL
18 13 (16.46%) Python
19 12 (15.19%) ITIL Certification

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 3 (3.80%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.80%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.53%) Apache
2 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) JBoss
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 26 (32.91%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (26.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (18.99%) Office 365
4 5 (6.33%) IaaS
4 5 (6.33%) PaaS
5 4 (5.06%) Mimecast
6 3 (3.80%) SaaS
7 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.27%) GitHub
8 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.52%) Firewall
2 10 (12.66%) iSCSI
3 9 (11.39%) VSAN
4 8 (10.13%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (7.59%) DNS
5 6 (7.59%) WAN
6 5 (6.33%) VoIP
6 5 (6.33%) VPN
7 4 (5.06%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (5.06%) MPLS
7 4 (5.06%) SAN
7 4 (5.06%) Wireless
8 3 (3.80%) VLAN
9 2 (2.53%) DHCP
9 2 (2.53%) LAN
9 2 (2.53%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.27%) Network Security
10 1 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) MySQL
3 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.27%) DbUnit
2 1 (1.27%) Gradle
2 1 (1.27%) JMeter
2 1 (1.27%) JUnit
2 1 (1.27%) Maven
2 1 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (8.86%) Billing
2 5 (6.33%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (24.05%) VMware Engineer
2 13 (16.46%) Architect
3 10 (12.66%) Platform Engineer
4 8 (10.13%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (8.86%) Consultant
5 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Support Specialist
6 6 (7.59%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (7.59%) Technical Support
6 6 (7.59%) Technical Support Specialist
6 6 (7.59%) VMware Consultant
7 5 (6.33%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (5.06%) Senior VMware Consultant
8 4 (5.06%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) Web Services
2 1 (1.27%) ADSI
2 1 (1.27%) Apache Camel
2 1 (1.27%) CSS
2 1 (1.27%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.27%) HTML
2 1 (1.27%) Java EE
2 1 (1.27%) JAX-RS
2 1 (1.27%) JPA
2 1 (1.27%) JSF
2 1 (1.27%) LDAP
2 1 (1.27%) RESTful
2 1 (1.27%) Spring
2 1 (1.27%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.25%) Data Centre
1 16 (20.25%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 11 (13.92%) Public Cloud
3 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.66%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (7.59%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (6.33%) Private Cloud
6 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.80%) Replication
8 2 (2.53%) Clustering
8 2 (2.53%) Smart Meter
9 1 (1.27%) CESG
9 1 (1.27%) EMC VNX
9 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (43.04%) Linux
2 27 (34.18%) Windows
3 16 (20.25%) Windows Server
3 16 (20.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.59%) VMS
6 6 (7.59%) Windows 10
6 6 (7.59%) Windows 2000
6 6 (7.59%) Windows NT
7 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.38%) ITIL
2 11 (13.92%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (12.66%) Migration
4 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 8 (10.13%) Server Building
4 8 (10.13%) Tech Ops
5 7 (8.86%) ITIL V3
5 7 (8.86%) Mentoring
5 7 (8.86%) Problem Management
6 6 (7.59%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 5 (6.33%) Change Control
7 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.33%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.33%) Server Management
7 5 (6.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 4 (5.06%) Content Management
8 4 (5.06%) Information Security
8 4 (5.06%) ITSM
8 4 (5.06%) Service Management
8 4 (5.06%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.78%) PowerShell
2 13 (16.46%) Python
2 13 (16.46%) SQL
3 6 (7.59%) VB
4 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.27%) Java
5 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (29.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (17.72%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (15.19%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (15.19%) Security Cleared
5 10 (12.66%) VCP6
6 8 (10.13%) MCSA
6 8 (10.13%) SC Cleared
7 7 (8.86%) MCSE
8 4 (5.06%) Degree
8 4 (5.06%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.80%) RHCE
10 2 (2.53%) CCNP
10 2 (2.53%) VCP5
11 1 (1.27%) AWS Certification
11 1 (1.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) COBIT
1 1 (1.27%) GDPR
1 1 (1.27%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.27%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.27%) RMADS
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (75.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (65.82%) vSphere
3 32 (40.51%) VMware NSX
4 13 (16.46%) Active Directory
5 11 (13.92%) Hyper-V
5 11 (13.92%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (8.86%) NFS
7 5 (6.33%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.27%) Docker
8 1 (1.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (21.52%) vCenter Server
2 14 (17.72%) Ansible
2 14 (17.72%) vRealize
3 6 (7.59%) NetBackup
3 6 (7.59%) SCCM
3 6 (7.59%) vMotion
3 6 (7.59%) WMI
4 3 (3.80%) Nagios
4 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.80%) Puppet
4 3 (3.80%) WSUS
5 2 (2.53%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.53%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.27%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.27%) SCOM
6 1 (1.27%) Terraform
6 1 (1.27%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 76 (96.20%) VMware
2 30 (37.97%) Cisco
3 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
4 13 (16.46%) HP
5 12 (15.19%) NetApp
5 12 (15.19%) Veeam
6 8 (10.13%) EMC
7 7 (8.86%) Dell
8 6 (7.59%) IBM
9 5 (6.33%) Zerto
10 4 (5.06%) Concur
10 4 (5.06%) Meraki
10 4 (5.06%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (5.06%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.53%) Brocade
11 2 (2.53%) EqualLogic
11 2 (2.53%) McAfee
11 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.53%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.53%) Vyatta