Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 376 335 349
Rank change year-on-year -41 +14 +2
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 4 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.030% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.26% 1.85% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 17
North West median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £47,050 £43,975 £36,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,500 £78,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -

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 the North West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1519 1408 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 11.46% 11.28% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1190 1044
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% +4.48%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £20,075
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

vCloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing vCloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for vCloud in the North West

vCloud
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vCloud in the North West.

Salary trend for vCloud in the North West

vCloud
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vCloud in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for vCloud in the North West

vCloud
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Manchester -14 4 £60,000 +30.43%
vCloud
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing vCloud also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for vCloud.

1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Debian
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Redis
1 3 (75.00%) Vagrant
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Salt
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE

vCloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Debian
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Salt
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec
1 1 (25.00%) VMware