Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 502 529 526
Rank change year-on-year +27 -3 -30
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 44 19 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.064% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 1.00% 0.46% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 92
South East median annual salary £43,750 £38,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -26.19% +16.67%
10th Percentile £31,875 £31,225 £38,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +10.53%

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 South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4,386 4,154 5,340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.36% 13.89% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3,506 3,564 4,613
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%

vCloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing vCloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for vCloud in the South East

vCloud
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for vCloud in the South East

vCloud
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vCloud in the South East over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for vCloud in the South East

vCloud
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Hampshire +9 33 £35,000 - 2
Thames Valley +10 6 £55,000 +41.94% 1
Berkshire -5 6 £55,000 +15.79% 1
East Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £100,000 -
vCloud
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for vCloud.

1 39 (88.64%) VMware
2 38 (86.36%) vSphere
3 34 (77.27%) Linux
4 30 (68.18%) Firewall
5 28 (63.64%) ITIL
6 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
6 25 (56.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 24 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (47.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 20 (45.45%) OpenStack
10 18 (40.91%) Ivanti
10 18 (40.91%) CCNA
10 18 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
10 18 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (36.36%) Cisco
11 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (29.55%) Oracle
12 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (27.27%) Public Cloud
13 12 (27.27%) VMware NSX
13 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
13 12 (27.27%) VPN
14 11 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
14 11 (25.00%) Time Management
15 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
15 10 (22.73%) SAN
15 10 (22.73%) Data Centre

vCloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (45.45%) OpenStack
2 5 (11.36%) IIS
3 3 (6.82%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (6.82%) CMS
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.55%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.55%) Zimbra
Applications
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (56.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (15.91%) IaaS
3 7 (15.91%) Office 365
4 2 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.55%) GitHub
4 2 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.55%) Heroku
4 2 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (68.18%) Firewall
2 12 (27.27%) VPN
3 10 (22.73%) SAN
4 9 (20.45%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (20.45%) DNS
5 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
6 6 (13.64%) DHCP
7 5 (11.36%) NAS
8 3 (6.82%) LAN
8 3 (6.82%) VLAN
8 3 (6.82%) VoIP
8 3 (6.82%) WAN
9 2 (4.55%) IPsec
9 2 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (4.55%) SSL
10 1 (2.27%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
2 5 (11.36%) MySQL
3 3 (6.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.55%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (2.27%) Billing
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Legal
1 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Cloud Engineer
1 18 (40.91%) Support Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Linux Support
3 6 (13.64%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Cloud Specialist
4 3 (6.82%) Data Centre Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.27%) AWS Architect
6 1 (2.27%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (27.27%) Public Cloud
3 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
4 9 (20.45%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 7 (15.91%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (15.91%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 3 (6.82%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (4.55%) Clustering
8 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
9 1 (2.27%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (77.27%) Linux
2 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (18.18%) Unix
3 8 (18.18%) Windows
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.55%) CentOS
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) ITIL
2 24 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (25.00%) Time Management
4 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.18%) Migration
5 7 (15.91%) Tech Ops
6 5 (11.36%) Open Source
7 4 (9.09%) DevOps
7 4 (9.09%) Presales
8 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.82%) Change Management
8 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.82%) Document Management
8 3 (6.82%) ITSM
8 3 (6.82%) Line Management
8 3 (6.82%) Proactive Monitoring
8 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.82%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (6.82%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.55%) Perl
3 2 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (40.91%) CCNA
2 18 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (15.91%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (11.36%) MCSE
5 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.55%) AWS Certification
6 2 (4.55%) MCITP
6 2 (4.55%) MCSA
6 2 (4.55%) RHCE
6 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.27%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 38 (86.36%) vSphere
2 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (27.27%) VMware NSX
4 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
5 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
6 4 (9.09%) Docker
7 3 (6.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (6.82%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Ansible
1 4 (9.09%) SCCM
1 4 (9.09%) vCenter Server
2 3 (6.82%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (6.82%) FortiGate
2 3 (6.82%) Nagios
2 3 (6.82%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.82%) vMotion
3 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.55%) Puppet
4 1 (2.27%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.27%) PowerCLI
4 1 (2.27%) vRealize
Vendors
1 39 (88.64%) VMware
2 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
3 18 (40.91%) Ivanti
4 16 (36.36%) Cisco
5 13 (29.55%) Oracle
6 8 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 5 (11.36%) EMC
7 5 (11.36%) HP
8 4 (9.09%) NetApp
8 4 (9.09%) Veeam
9 3 (6.82%) Avaya
9 3 (6.82%) Citrix
9 3 (6.82%) Remedy
9 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow
9 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
9 3 (6.82%) Symantec
9 3 (6.82%) Zerto
10 2 (4.55%) Google
11 1 (2.27%) CenturyLink
11 1 (2.27%) Juniper