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

VMware vRealize Suite
UK > England
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 898 1097 1054
Rank change year-on-year +199 -43 +180
Permanent jobs citing vRealize 231 71 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.043% 0.095%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.42% 0.48% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 170 68 106
England median annual salary £62,500 £52,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.48% -4.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £36,750 £41,600 £40,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £75,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +23.81% -4.55% -24.14%

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 16,308 14,814 16,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 10.44% 8.93% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13,125 12,129 13,553
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +79 86 £70,000 +32.08% 2
East of England +61 45 £72,000 +2.86% 2
South West - 35 £55,000 - 2
South East +30 34 £49,000 -4.39% 6
North of England +45 23 £38,500 -10.98% 2
Yorkshire - 17 £38,500 - 2
North West +22 6 £44,500 +2.89%
Midlands +22 2 £37,500 -28.57% 3
West Midlands +18 2 £37,500 -28.57% 3
vRealize
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 222 (96.10%) VMware
2 159 (68.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 142 (61.47%) Windows
4 121 (52.38%) Cisco
4 121 (52.38%) PowerShell
5 108 (46.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 101 (43.72%) Linux
7 97 (41.99%) Amazon AWS
8 93 (40.26%) Microsoft
9 86 (37.23%) Windows Server
10 77 (33.33%) Active Directory
11 76 (32.90%) Python
11 76 (32.90%) Windows Server 2012
12 67 (29.00%) vSphere
13 64 (27.71%) EMC
14 58 (25.11%) Ansible
14 58 (25.11%) Hybrid Cloud
15 57 (24.68%) Firewall
16 56 (24.24%) Finance
16 56 (24.24%) Virtual Desktop
17 55 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
18 54 (23.38%) Docker
18 54 (23.38%) vCenter Server
19 53 (22.94%) VMware NSX
19 53 (22.94%) DevOps
19 53 (22.94%) Data Centre
20 51 (22.08%) Puppet
21 49 (21.21%) VSAN
21 49 (21.21%) DNS
22 47 (20.35%) Citrix

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 39 (16.88%) OpenStack
2 25 (10.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 25 (10.82%) MS Exchange
3 17 (7.36%) WebSphere
4 16 (6.93%) Confluence
4 16 (6.93%) WebLogic
5 10 (4.33%) Apache
5 10 (4.33%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.90%) JBoss
7 5 (2.16%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.73%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.73%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.87%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (10.82%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (6.93%) Documaker
2 3 (1.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 108 (46.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 97 (41.99%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (12.55%) IaaS
4 27 (11.69%) Office 365
5 20 (8.66%) OpenShift
6 16 (6.93%) GitHub
7 13 (5.63%) PaaS
8 12 (5.19%) Azure Active Directory
8 12 (5.19%) SaaS
9 6 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (1.73%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.43%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 57 (24.68%) Firewall
2 49 (21.21%) DNS
2 49 (21.21%) VSAN
3 38 (16.45%) SAN
4 26 (11.26%) HTTP
5 25 (10.82%) Intrusion Detection
5 25 (10.82%) Software-Defined Networking
5 25 (10.82%) Unified Communications
6 23 (9.96%) DHCP
7 20 (8.66%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (7.79%) TCP/IP
9 17 (7.36%) Cisco IOS
9 17 (7.36%) IPsec
9 17 (7.36%) SNMP
9 17 (7.36%) SSL
10 16 (6.93%) FTP
10 16 (6.93%) NAS
10 16 (6.93%) OpenVPN
10 16 (6.93%) POP3
10 16 (6.93%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.82%) Oracle Database
3 16 (6.93%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.63%) Big Data
5 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 33 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 23 (9.96%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.93%) Gerrit
3 16 (6.93%) JIRA
3 16 (6.93%) Sonatype Nexus
3 16 (6.93%) WinDbg
4 4 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.87%) MSI
5 2 (0.87%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.87%) Vagrant
General
1 56 (24.24%) Finance
2 11 (4.76%) Advertising
3 4 (1.73%) Back Office
3 4 (1.73%) Online Betting
3 4 (1.73%) Publishing
4 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.43%) French Language
5 1 (0.43%) German Language
5 1 (0.43%) Retail
5 1 (0.43%) Swedish Language
5 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (28.57%) Architect
2 46 (19.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 40 (17.32%) Solutions Architect
4 39 (16.88%) VMware Engineer
5 30 (12.99%) Lead Architect
6 27 (11.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 21 (9.09%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 20 (8.66%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (7.36%) Cloud Architect
10 16 (6.93%) Desktop Engineer
10 16 (6.93%) Desktop Support
10 16 (6.93%) Senior DevOps
10 16 (6.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 16 (6.93%) Windows Engineer
11 15 (6.49%) Infrastructure Architect
11 15 (6.49%) SCCM Engineer
11 15 (6.49%) Senior Desktop Engineer
11 15 (6.49%) Senior SCCM Engineer
11 15 (6.49%) Systems Engineer
12 14 (6.06%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (19.05%) Middleware
2 26 (11.26%) Web Services
3 16 (6.93%) JSON
3 16 (6.93%) RESTful
3 16 (6.93%) SOAP
3 16 (6.93%) YAML
4 2 (0.87%) libvirt
4 2 (0.87%) Node.js
4 2 (0.87%) REST
5 1 (0.43%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.43%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.43%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 58 (25.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 53 (22.94%) Data Centre
3 38 (16.45%) Public Cloud
4 27 (11.69%) EMC VNX
5 25 (10.82%) Blackberry
6 18 (7.79%) Linux Command Line
7 16 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (6.93%) Replication
7 16 (6.93%) User Experience
8 6 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.73%) EMC VMAX
10 3 (1.30%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 142 (61.47%) Windows
2 101 (43.72%) Linux
3 86 (37.23%) Windows Server
4 76 (32.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (17.75%) Windows 10
6 41 (17.75%) Windows 7
7 38 (16.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (12.99%) Unix
9 23 (9.96%) CentOS
10 16 (6.93%) Android
10 16 (6.93%) Solaris
11 9 (3.90%) SUSE
12 6 (2.60%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (22.94%) DevOps
2 47 (20.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 43 (18.61%) Project Management
4 39 (16.88%) Data Protection
5 35 (15.15%) Enterprise Architecture
5 35 (15.15%) Security Monitoring
5 35 (15.15%) Technical Architecture
6 34 (14.72%) Configuration Management
7 32 (13.85%) ITIL
7 32 (13.85%) Root Cause Analysis
8 30 (12.99%) Load Balancing
9 27 (11.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 25 (10.82%) ArchiMate
10 25 (10.82%) Mobile Device Management
10 25 (10.82%) PRINCE2
10 25 (10.82%) TOGAF
11 23 (9.96%) Continuous Improvement
11 23 (9.96%) Security Patching
12 21 (9.09%) MODAF
13 20 (8.66%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 121 (52.38%) PowerShell
2 76 (32.90%) Python
3 45 (19.48%) Bash Shell
4 38 (16.45%) JavaScript
5 22 (9.52%) Ruby
6 20 (8.66%) VBScript
7 17 (7.36%) SQL
8 16 (6.93%) PHP
9 13 (5.63%) Shell Script
10 11 (4.76%) Java
11 9 (3.90%) Perl
12 6 (2.60%) Go
13 2 (0.87%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (16.45%) Security Cleared
2 28 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 25 (10.82%) TOGAF Certification
4 23 (9.96%) DV Cleared
5 20 (8.66%) RHCE
5 20 (8.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (6.49%) Degree
6 15 (6.49%) RHCSA
7 14 (6.06%) EMC Certification
8 9 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (3.03%) MCSE
10 3 (1.30%) CCAA
10 3 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.87%) CCNP
11 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.87%) MCSA
11 2 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.43%) CISSP
12 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.43%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.46%) GDPR
2 7 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.30%) ISO 22301
4 2 (0.87%) GCP
4 2 (0.87%) QA
5 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 159 (68.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 67 (29.00%) vSphere
4 56 (24.24%) Virtual Desktop
5 55 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
6 54 (23.38%) Docker
7 53 (22.94%) VMware NSX
8 29 (12.55%) Virtual Servers
9 17 (7.36%) Virtual Machines
10 16 (6.93%) BitLocker
10 16 (6.93%) Samba
10 16 (6.93%) VirtualBox
11 12 (5.19%) Hyper-V
11 12 (5.19%) vCloud
12 11 (4.76%) GlusterFS
13 9 (3.90%) Gluster
13 9 (3.90%) XenApp
14 8 (3.46%) XenDesktop
15 5 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (2.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 58 (25.11%) Ansible
2 54 (23.38%) vCenter Server
3 51 (22.08%) Puppet
4 46 (19.91%) SCCM
5 37 (16.02%) SCOrch
6 35 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
7 33 (14.29%) Kubernetes
8 29 (12.55%) SCOM
9 27 (11.69%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 25 (10.82%) Nagios
11 18 (7.79%) EMC VPLEX
12 16 (6.93%) Perfmon
12 16 (6.93%) Rancher
12 16 (6.93%) SCVMM
12 16 (6.93%) Sysdig
12 16 (6.93%) Terraform
13 15 (6.49%) WSUS
14 14 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
14 14 (6.06%) vMotion
15 3 (1.30%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 222 (96.10%) VMware
2 121 (52.38%) Cisco
3 93 (40.26%) Microsoft
4 64 (27.71%) EMC
5 47 (20.35%) Citrix
6 43 (18.61%) Red Hat
7 37 (16.02%) IBM
8 35 (15.15%) Splunk
9 34 (14.72%) AppDynamics
9 34 (14.72%) BMC
9 34 (14.72%) WorldPay
10 32 (13.85%) ServiceNow
11 25 (10.82%) HP
11 25 (10.82%) Oracle
12 21 (9.09%) SolarWinds
13 20 (8.66%) F5
14 18 (7.79%) Fortinet
14 18 (7.79%) Isilon
15 16 (6.93%) Intel
15 16 (6.93%) New Relic