Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vRealize Suite
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 872 1069 1101
Rank change year-on-year +197 +32 +124
Permanent jobs citing vRealize 232 115 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.069% 0.061%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.40% 0.77% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 193 96 59
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,635 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.78% +4.79% -9.09%
10th Percentile £43,350 £46,250 £37,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £95,000 £83,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% +11.65% -20.77%

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 16,531 14,998 15,782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 11.25% 8.99% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13,071 12,419 12,873
England median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +49 88 £70,000 +21.17% 3
South West +67 47 £65,000 +100.00% 3
East of England +53 34 £71,900 -7.23% 1
South East +19 34 £52,500 - 4
North of England +52 24 £40,000 -38.46% 3
Yorkshire +43 16 £40,000 -38.46% 2
North West - 8 £44,500 - 1
West Midlands +38 2 £37,500 -34.78% 1
Midlands +22 2 £37,500 -34.78% 1
vRealize
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 220 (94.83%) VMware
2 146 (62.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 119 (51.29%) Windows
4 98 (42.24%) Microsoft
5 91 (39.22%) Cisco
6 86 (37.07%) Linux
7 84 (36.21%) PowerShell
8 82 (35.34%) Microsoft Azure
9 81 (34.91%) VMware ESXi
10 80 (34.48%) Hybrid Cloud
10 80 (34.48%) Windows Server
11 67 (28.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 64 (27.59%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 63 (27.16%) Finance
14 58 (25.00%) Windows 7
14 58 (25.00%) SCCM
15 57 (24.57%) ITIL
15 57 (24.57%) EMC
16 56 (24.14%) Windows 10
17 54 (23.28%) Security Cleared
18 53 (22.84%) Virtual Desktop
19 51 (21.98%) Windows Server 2008
19 51 (21.98%) Data Protection
19 51 (21.98%) vSphere
20 48 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
20 48 (20.69%) Docker
21 47 (20.26%) Security Monitoring
21 47 (20.26%) Active Directory
21 47 (20.26%) Enterprise Architecture
21 47 (20.26%) Technical Architecture

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 20 (8.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 20 (8.62%) MS Exchange
2 17 (7.33%) OpenStack
3 12 (5.17%) Apache
3 12 (5.17%) JBoss
3 12 (5.17%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.45%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.16%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.86%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (9.05%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.29%) AutoCAD
2 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 82 (35.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (6.90%) Office 365
3 16 (6.90%) OpenShift
4 10 (4.31%) IBM Cloud
5 9 (3.88%) IaaS
5 9 (3.88%) PaaS
5 9 (3.88%) SaaS
6 6 (2.59%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 46 (19.83%) VSAN
2 31 (13.36%) Firewall
3 28 (12.07%) SAN
4 21 (9.05%) Unified Communications
5 20 (8.62%) Intrusion Detection
5 20 (8.62%) Software-Defined Networking
6 15 (6.47%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (5.60%) DNS
7 13 (5.60%) iSCSI
8 12 (5.17%) HTTP
8 12 (5.17%) NAS
9 10 (4.31%) LAN
10 7 (3.02%) DHCP
11 5 (2.16%) Skype
11 5 (2.16%) WAN
12 4 (1.72%) FCoE
12 4 (1.72%) Network Security
12 4 (1.72%) TCP/IP
12 4 (1.72%) VPN
13 3 (1.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.17%) Oracle Database
3 10 (4.31%) Big Data
4 2 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.86%) MySQL
4 2 (0.86%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (11.64%) WinDbg
2 16 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.29%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.86%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.86%) MSI
5 2 (0.86%) TeamCity
General
1 63 (27.16%) Finance
2 13 (5.60%) Advertising
3 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.86%) Banking
4 2 (0.86%) Games
5 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (29.31%) Architect
2 48 (20.69%) Solutions Architect
3 34 (14.66%) VMware Engineer
4 30 (12.93%) Technical Leader
5 29 (12.50%) VMware Architect
6 27 (11.64%) Desktop Engineer
7 26 (11.21%) Senior Desktop Engineer
8 25 (10.78%) PowerShell Engineer
8 25 (10.78%) SCCM Engineer
8 25 (10.78%) Senior SCCM Engineer
9 24 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
10 22 (9.48%) Lead Architect
11 19 (8.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (8.19%) IT Engineer
12 17 (7.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
13 16 (6.90%) Cloud Architect
13 16 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
13 16 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
14 14 (6.03%) Infrastructure Architect
14 14 (6.03%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.47%) Middleware
2 11 (4.74%) JSON
3 3 (1.29%) LAMP
4 2 (0.86%) libvirt
4 2 (0.86%) Node.js
4 2 (0.86%) REST
5 1 (0.43%) CGI
5 1 (0.43%) Java EE
5 1 (0.43%) RESTful
5 1 (0.43%) SOAP
5 1 (0.43%) Spring
5 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 80 (34.48%) Hybrid Cloud
2 41 (17.67%) Data Centre
3 31 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (13.36%) User Experience
4 20 (8.62%) Blackberry
5 19 (8.19%) Public Cloud
6 17 (7.33%) EMC VNX
7 11 (4.74%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (4.31%) Replication
9 2 (0.86%) CMDB
9 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.86%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.43%) Clustering
10 1 (0.43%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 119 (51.29%) Windows
2 86 (37.07%) Linux
3 80 (34.48%) Windows Server
4 67 (28.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 56 (24.14%) Windows 10
7 51 (21.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (12.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (5.60%) Unix
10 12 (5.17%) SUSE
11 11 (4.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (3.88%) CentOS
12 9 (3.88%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (24.57%) ITIL
2 51 (21.98%) Data Protection
3 47 (20.26%) Enterprise Architecture
3 47 (20.26%) Security Monitoring
3 47 (20.26%) Technical Architecture
4 42 (18.10%) Continuous Improvement
5 37 (15.95%) Security Patching
6 32 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 29 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (11.64%) Analytical Thinking
9 25 (10.78%) DevOps
10 22 (9.48%) Project Management
11 21 (9.05%) Configuration Management
11 21 (9.05%) PRINCE2
11 21 (9.05%) TOGAF
12 20 (8.62%) ArchiMate
12 20 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 20 (8.62%) Mobile Device Management
13 19 (8.19%) Server Building
14 17 (7.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 84 (36.21%) PowerShell
2 41 (17.67%) Python
3 27 (11.64%) VBScript
4 19 (8.19%) Bash Shell
5 16 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 15 (6.47%) Java
7 13 (5.60%) Perl
8 6 (2.59%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.86%) C
9 2 (0.86%) Go
9 2 (0.86%) SQL
10 1 (0.43%) AppleScript
10 1 (0.43%) C#
10 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 54 (23.28%) Security Cleared
2 29 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 28 (12.07%) RHCE
3 28 (12.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 20 (8.62%) Degree
4 20 (8.62%) RHCSA
4 20 (8.62%) TOGAF Certification
5 18 (7.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (7.33%) DV Cleared
7 14 (6.03%) MCSE
8 8 (3.45%) EMC Certification
9 6 (2.59%) VCP6
10 4 (1.72%) MCSA
11 2 (0.86%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.86%) CCNP
11 2 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.86%) VCAP
12 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.74%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.02%) GDPR
3 3 (1.29%) QA
3 3 (1.29%) SLA
4 2 (0.86%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 146 (62.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 81 (34.91%) VMware ESXi
3 53 (22.84%) Virtual Desktop
4 51 (21.98%) vSphere
5 48 (20.69%) Docker
6 47 (20.26%) Active Directory
7 38 (16.38%) VMware NSX
8 27 (11.64%) BitLocker
9 14 (6.03%) GlusterFS
10 13 (5.60%) vCloud
11 12 (5.17%) Gluster
12 11 (4.74%) NFS
12 11 (4.74%) Virtual Machines
13 7 (3.02%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (2.16%) Hyper-V
15 3 (1.29%) KVM
15 3 (1.29%) XenApp
15 3 (1.29%) XenDesktop
16 2 (0.86%) Ceph
16 2 (0.86%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 64 (27.59%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 58 (25.00%) SCCM
3 46 (19.83%) SCOrch
4 36 (15.52%) vCenter Server
5 33 (14.22%) Ansible
6 28 (12.07%) Kubernetes
6 28 (12.07%) Puppet
7 27 (11.64%) Perfmon
8 26 (11.21%) SCOM
8 26 (11.21%) WSUS
9 12 (5.17%) Nagios
9 12 (5.17%) SCVMM
10 9 (3.88%) vMotion
11 8 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
11 8 (3.45%) EMC VPLEX
12 7 (3.02%) Terraform
13 6 (2.59%) Docker Swarm
14 4 (1.72%) NetBackup
14 4 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
15 3 (1.29%) Grafana
Vendors
1 220 (94.83%) VMware
2 98 (42.24%) Microsoft
3 91 (39.22%) Cisco
4 57 (24.57%) EMC
5 32 (13.79%) Citrix
6 29 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 23 (9.91%) SolarWinds
8 22 (9.48%) IBM
8 22 (9.48%) NetApp
9 17 (7.33%) Bloomberg
10 14 (6.03%) Oracle
11 12 (5.17%) Dell
11 12 (5.17%) Veeam
12 10 (4.31%) HP
12 10 (4.31%) SAP
13 8 (3.45%) Brocade
13 8 (3.45%) CommVault
13 8 (3.45%) Isilon
14 7 (3.02%) 3PAR
15 4 (1.72%) Veritas