Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
England > South East
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 493 515 476
Rank change year-on-year +22 -39 +15
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 39 23 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.079% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 0.90% 0.58% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 105
South East median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -40.91% +22.22%
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,200 £40,000
90th Percentile £98,000 £35,750 £78,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £53,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.63% -2.27% +15.79%

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 4,323 3,990 5,063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.60% 13.78% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3,512 3,429 4,373
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,750 £61,550
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +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 18 September 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 18 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
Hampshire 0 31 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Thames Valley +1 4 £97,500 +202.33% 1
Berkshire -2 3 £97,500 - 1
East Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £100,000 -
vCloud
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (97.44%) vSphere
3 34 (87.18%) Linux
4 26 (66.67%) Firewall
4 26 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (64.10%) ITIL
6 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
7 20 (51.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (46.15%) Cisco
8 18 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (43.59%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (41.03%) CCNA
10 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Office
10 16 (41.03%) Ivanti
11 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (38.46%) OpenStack
12 13 (33.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 12 (30.77%) VMware NSX
13 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
14 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (28.21%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (28.21%) Self-Motivation
15 10 (25.64%) VPN
15 10 (25.64%) Oracle
15 10 (25.64%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (25.64%) Time Management
16 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
16 9 (23.08%) Red Hat

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 15 (38.46%) OpenStack
2 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.69%) IIS
2 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.13%) Zimbra
4 1 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (15.38%) IaaS
4 4 (10.26%) Office 365
5 3 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (7.69%) GitHub
5 3 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (66.67%) Firewall
2 10 (25.64%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (25.64%) VPN
3 8 (20.51%) SAN
3 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
4 6 (15.38%) DHCP
4 6 (15.38%) DNS
4 6 (15.38%) NAS
5 3 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (7.69%) VLAN
5 3 (7.69%) VoIP
6 2 (5.13%) IPsec
6 2 (5.13%) SSL
7 1 (2.56%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.13%) Billing
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Legal
1 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Support Engineer
2 15 (38.46%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) NOC Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Linux Support
4 6 (15.38%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.56%) AWS Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Azure Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Network Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.56%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (33.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 11 (28.21%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (20.51%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (20.51%) Public Cloud
5 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
6 3 (7.69%) Clustering
6 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 3 (7.69%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.56%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (87.18%) Linux
2 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (23.08%) Unix
4 5 (12.82%) Windows
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 25 (64.10%) ITIL
3 10 (25.64%) Time Management
4 9 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.82%) Tech Ops
7 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (7.69%) CRM
7 3 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (7.69%) DevOps
7 3 (7.69%) Document Management
7 3 (7.69%) Migration
7 3 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
7 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
7 3 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (7.69%) SOA
7 3 (7.69%) Validation
8 2 (5.13%) Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) Python
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.13%) Perl
3 2 (5.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (41.03%) CCNA
2 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 11 (28.21%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (15.38%) MCSE
5 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (7.69%) AWS Certification
6 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
6 3 (7.69%) MCITP
6 3 (7.69%) MCSA
6 3 (7.69%) RHCE
7 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.56%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 38 (97.44%) vSphere
2 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (30.77%) VMware NSX
4 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
6 3 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (7.69%) Docker
6 3 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (7.69%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Ansible
1 3 (7.69%) Nagios
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
1 3 (7.69%) vMotion
2 1 (2.56%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
3 18 (46.15%) Cisco
4 16 (41.03%) Ivanti
5 10 (25.64%) Oracle
6 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
7 6 (15.38%) HP
8 3 (7.69%) Avaya
8 3 (7.69%) Citrix
8 3 (7.69%) EMC
8 3 (7.69%) Google
8 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.13%) 3PAR
9 2 (5.13%) Juniper
9 2 (5.13%) NetApp
10 1 (2.56%) CenturyLink
10 1 (2.56%) Dell
10 1 (2.56%) Isilon