Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for vRealize skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vRealize over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vRealize Suite
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1013 1078 1183
Rank change year-on-year +65 +105 +70
Permanent jobs citing vRealize 134 76 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.081% 0.046% 0.038%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.87% 0.52% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 101 58 56
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -20.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,750 £43,125
90th Percentile £95,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £59,250 £60,000 £60,500
% change year-on-year -1.25% -0.83% -19.33%

vRealize is in the Systems Management 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 systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15,462 14,754 16,415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 9.38% 8.91% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12,585 12,034 13,438
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £53,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.91% +3.00% +5.89%

vRealize
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for vRealize in England

vRealize
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for vRealize in England

vRealize
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vRealize in England over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for vRealize in England

vRealize
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vRealize within the England region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
London +36 66 £65,000 +8.33% 9
South East +14 27 £57,500 -8.00% 4
East of England +11 25 £60,000 +44.58% 1
Midlands +9 6 £34,872 -44.20% 1
West Midlands -2 6 £34,872 -44.20% 1
South West +9 5 £33,750 -15.63% 1
North of England -7 2 £55,000 -12.00%
Yorkshire +18 1 £65,000 +4.00%
North West -24 1 £45,000 -28.00%
vRealize
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing vRealize 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 vRealize.

1 114 (85.07%) VMware
2 79 (58.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (55.22%) vSphere
4 69 (51.49%) Amazon AWS
5 68 (50.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 68 (50.75%) Windows
6 58 (43.28%) VMware NSX
7 54 (40.30%) Linux
8 53 (39.55%) Microsoft
9 47 (35.07%) Migration
10 46 (34.33%) PowerShell
10 46 (34.33%) Data Centre
11 44 (32.84%) vCenter Server
12 41 (30.60%) Cisco
12 41 (30.60%) Unix
13 40 (29.85%) Citrix
14 39 (29.10%) Public Cloud
15 36 (26.87%) Presales
15 36 (26.87%) VSAN
16 33 (24.63%) Firewall
16 33 (24.63%) Active Directory
16 33 (24.63%) Windows Server
17 32 (23.88%) Puppet
17 32 (23.88%) VMware ESXi
17 32 (23.88%) SCCM
18 30 (22.39%) Red Hat
19 28 (20.90%) Opscode Chef
20 27 (20.15%) ITIL
20 27 (20.15%) Python
21 25 (18.66%) Web Services

vRealize
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 (17.16%) OpenStack
2 7 (5.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.49%) IIS
3 2 (1.49%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.49%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 69 (51.49%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (50.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (16.42%) OpenShift
4 12 (8.96%) Akamai
4 12 (8.96%) Office 365
5 6 (4.48%) IaaS
5 6 (4.48%) Yammer
6 5 (3.73%) PaaS
7 4 (2.99%) CloudBees
7 4 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (2.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (2.24%) Oracle CX
9 2 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (26.87%) VSAN
2 33 (24.63%) Firewall
3 24 (17.91%) SAN
4 21 (15.67%) DNS
5 19 (14.18%) Network Security
6 17 (12.69%) NetScaler
6 17 (12.69%) VPN
6 17 (12.69%) WAN
7 16 (11.94%) DHCP
8 14 (10.45%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (9.70%) 802.11
9 13 (9.70%) DMVPN
9 13 (9.70%) DWDM
9 13 (9.70%) IPsec
9 13 (9.70%) LAN
9 13 (9.70%) MPLS
9 13 (9.70%) SNMP
9 13 (9.70%) SSL
9 13 (9.70%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (8.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.48%) MySQL
3 3 (2.24%) Big Data
3 3 (2.24%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (12.69%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.72%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.22%) MSI
4 4 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (2.99%) WinDbg
General
1 17 (12.69%) Finance
2 5 (3.73%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.99%) Banking
4 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (26.87%) Consultant
2 21 (15.67%) Cloud Consultant
3 20 (14.93%) Principal Consultant
4 19 (14.18%) Systems Engineer
5 15 (11.19%) Team Leader
6 12 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (8.96%) Network Systems Engineer
7 11 (8.21%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 11 (8.21%) Security Engineer
8 10 (7.46%) Architect
8 10 (7.46%) VMware Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) Desktop Support
9 8 (5.97%) Network Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 7 (5.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.22%) Wintel Engineer
11 6 (4.48%) Desktop Engineer
11 6 (4.48%) Senior Consultant
11 6 (4.48%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.66%) Web Services
2 13 (9.70%) 802.1X
3 12 (8.96%) HTML
3 12 (8.96%) XML
4 8 (5.97%) Middleware
5 3 (2.24%) .NET
5 3 (2.24%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.24%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.75%) COM
6 1 (0.75%) JSON
6 1 (0.75%) REST
6 1 (0.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (34.33%) Data Centre
2 39 (29.10%) Public Cloud
3 19 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (8.96%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (7.46%) EMC VNX
5 10 (7.46%) Replication
6 7 (5.22%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (5.22%) User Experience
7 4 (2.99%) CLARiiON
7 4 (2.99%) EMC VMAX
8 3 (2.24%) Clustering
8 3 (2.24%) PKI
8 3 (2.24%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 2 (1.49%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 68 (50.75%) Windows
2 54 (40.30%) Linux
3 41 (30.60%) Unix
4 33 (24.63%) Windows Server
5 15 (11.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (11.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (8.21%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.97%) Solaris
7 8 (5.97%) Windows 10
8 5 (3.73%) VMS
9 4 (2.99%) AIX
9 4 (2.99%) HPUX
9 4 (2.99%) Mac OS
9 4 (2.99%) SUSE
10 3 (2.24%) CentOS
10 3 (2.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (35.07%) Migration
2 36 (26.87%) Presales
3 27 (20.15%) ITIL
4 24 (17.91%) DevOps
5 23 (17.16%) Customer Requirements
6 18 (13.43%) Load Balancing
7 16 (11.94%) Project Management
8 14 (10.45%) Mentoring
8 14 (10.45%) The Twelve-Factor App
9 13 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (9.70%) Software Engineering
9 13 (9.70%) WAN Optimisation
10 12 (8.96%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 12 (8.96%) Network Management
10 12 (8.96%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 10 (7.46%) ITSM
12 9 (6.72%) Configuration Management
12 9 (6.72%) CRM
12 9 (6.72%) Security Patching
13 8 (5.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (34.33%) PowerShell
2 27 (20.15%) Python
3 17 (12.69%) Bash Shell
4 10 (7.46%) Perl
4 10 (7.46%) VBScript
5 8 (5.97%) Ruby
5 8 (5.97%) SQL
6 5 (3.73%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.99%) Go
8 3 (2.24%) C#
8 3 (2.24%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.75%) Java
9 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (17.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (12.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (11.94%) MCSE
4 13 (9.70%) Security Cleared
5 12 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (8.96%) SC Cleared
6 11 (8.21%) CCNP
7 10 (7.46%) Degree
7 10 (7.46%) VCP6
8 5 (3.73%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.24%) CCDP
10 2 (1.49%) EMC Certification
10 2 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.49%) VCAP
10 2 (1.49%) VCDX
10 2 (1.49%) VCP5
11 1 (0.75%) CISM
11 1 (0.75%) CISSP
11 1 (0.75%) SANS
11 1 (0.75%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) QA
1 2 (1.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 79 (58.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (55.22%) vSphere
3 58 (43.28%) VMware NSX
4 33 (24.63%) Active Directory
5 32 (23.88%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (14.93%) Docker
7 13 (9.70%) Hyper-V
8 11 (8.21%) vCloud
9 7 (5.22%) BitLocker
9 7 (5.22%) KVM
9 7 (5.22%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (5.22%) NFS
10 6 (4.48%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (3.73%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (3.73%) XenApp
12 4 (2.99%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (1.49%) XenServer
14 1 (0.75%) Firmware
14 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 44 (32.84%) vCenter Server
2 32 (23.88%) Puppet
2 32 (23.88%) SCCM
3 28 (20.90%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (14.93%) Ansible
4 20 (14.93%) Kubernetes
5 12 (8.96%) SCOrch
6 10 (7.46%) WSUS
7 9 (6.72%) PowerCLI
8 8 (5.97%) NetBackup
9 7 (5.22%) AirWatch
9 7 (5.22%) vMotion
10 6 (4.48%) SCOM
11 5 (3.73%) Jamf Pro
12 4 (2.99%) Perfmon
12 4 (2.99%) Salt
13 3 (2.24%) Cisco CUCM
13 3 (2.24%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (2.24%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (2.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 114 (85.07%) VMware
2 53 (39.55%) Microsoft
3 41 (30.60%) Cisco
4 40 (29.85%) Citrix
5 30 (22.39%) Red Hat
6 19 (14.18%) F5
6 19 (14.18%) Juniper
7 18 (13.43%) Fortinet
8 17 (12.69%) CheckPoint
8 17 (12.69%) EMC
9 16 (11.94%) Riverbed
10 14 (10.45%) McAfee
11 13 (9.70%) Arista
11 13 (9.70%) Aruba
11 13 (9.70%) Meraki
11 13 (9.70%) NetApp
11 13 (9.70%) Palo Alto
11 13 (9.70%) Tufin
12 12 (8.96%) Blue Coat
12 12 (8.96%) HP