Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
England > South East
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 510 518 524
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 -26
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 36 35 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.12% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 0.83% 0.82% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 111
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £82,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.87% +13.83%

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 4,338 4,278 5,495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.69% 14.11% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3,527 3,622 4,776
South East median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,625 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -10 24 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Thames Valley -6 8 £45,000 -37.93%
Berkshire 0 5 £55,000 -22.81%
Oxfordshire -11 3 £33,000 +3.13%
East Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
vCloud
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 27 (75.00%) VMware
1 27 (75.00%) vSphere
2 22 (61.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 19 (52.78%) Active Directory
4 19 (52.78%) ITIL
4 19 (52.78%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (47.22%) Windows
6 16 (44.44%) Linux
6 16 (44.44%) Firewall
6 16 (44.44%) SAN
7 15 (41.67%) DNS
7 15 (41.67%) Data Centre
8 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
8 14 (38.89%) Cisco
9 13 (36.11%) Hyper-V
9 13 (36.11%) Office 365
10 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (33.33%) VPN
10 12 (33.33%) vCenter Server
11 11 (30.56%) Public Cloud
11 11 (30.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (27.78%) Migration
12 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
13 9 (25.00%) VMware NSX
13 9 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (25.00%) OpenStack

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 9 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 7 (19.44%) CMS
2 7 (19.44%) IIS
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Spark
4 2 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.56%) Zimbra
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (52.78%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (36.11%) Office 365
4 5 (13.89%) IaaS
5 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (5.56%) Heroku
6 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) Firewall
1 16 (44.44%) SAN
2 15 (41.67%) DNS
3 12 (33.33%) VPN
4 8 (22.22%) DHCP
5 7 (19.44%) LAN
5 7 (19.44%) WAN
6 6 (16.67%) VLAN
7 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
8 3 (8.33%) NAS
8 3 (8.33%) VoIP
9 2 (5.56%) IPsec
9 2 (5.56%) SSL
10 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
3 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
3 5 (13.89%) MySQL
4 3 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.56%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 9 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Data Centre Manager
2 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Cloud Specialist
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Support
5 2 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (30.56%) Public Cloud
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) PKI
4 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Linux
3 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
5 5 (13.89%) CentOS
5 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) ITIL
2 10 (27.78%) Migration
3 9 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (19.44%) Line Management
4 7 (19.44%) Software Deployment
5 6 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (16.67%) Service Management
6 5 (13.89%) Open Source
6 5 (13.89%) Time Management
7 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.11%) Change Management
7 4 (11.11%) DevOps
8 3 (8.33%) CRM
8 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.33%) Document Management
8 3 (8.33%) ITSM
8 3 (8.33%) Presales
8 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (8.33%) Perl
3 3 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (22.22%) CCNA
4 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
5 6 (16.67%) MCSE
6 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.56%) VCP6
8 1 (2.78%) CCDP
8 1 (2.78%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
2 3 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (75.00%) vSphere
2 20 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (52.78%) Active Directory
4 13 (36.11%) Hyper-V
5 9 (25.00%) VMware NSX
6 3 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
7 2 (5.56%) Docker
8 1 (2.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 7 (19.44%) FortiGate
3 4 (11.11%) SCCM
4 3 (8.33%) Ansible
4 3 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (8.33%) Nagios
4 3 (8.33%) NetBackup
4 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (8.33%) Puppet
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (8.33%) vMotion
4 3 (8.33%) vRealize
5 2 (5.56%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) VMware
2 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 14 (38.89%) Cisco
4 8 (22.22%) Ivanti
5 7 (19.44%) Dell
5 7 (19.44%) HP
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle
5 7 (19.44%) Veeam
6 5 (13.89%) NetApp
6 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
7 3 (8.33%) 3PAR
7 3 (8.33%) Acronis
7 3 (8.33%) Aruba
7 3 (8.33%) Avaya
7 3 (8.33%) Citrix
7 3 (8.33%) EMC
7 3 (8.33%) EqualLogic
7 3 (8.33%) Remedy
7 3 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 3 (8.33%) Symantec