The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for vCloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 828 764 731
Rank change year-on-year -64 -33  
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 62 168 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.070% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 0.54% 1.34% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 52 142 213
Median salary £58,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.42% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11%  

vCloud is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 11479 12542 12812
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.88% 12.74% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9736 10695 10605
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

vCloud
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing vCloud as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for vCloud in the UK

vCloud
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for vCloud in the UK

vCloud
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vCloud over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for vCloud in the UK

vCloud
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -55 59 £55,500 +1.36% 10
London -6 35 £65,000 +13.04% 5
South East -5 8 £32,250 -38.57% 2
Derbyshire - 7 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 7 £35,000 -
Derby - 7 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +2 6 £32,500 -2.25% 1
South Yorkshire -3 6 £32,500 -2.25%
Sheffield -4 6 £32,500 -2.25%
City of London +12 5 £80,000 +39.13% 1
East of England -10 3 £40,000 -15.78%
Hertfordshire -4 2 £40,000 -15.78%
Oxfordshire - 2 £32,250 -
Witney - 2 £32,250 -
Reading +19 1 - - 1
Berkshire +7 1 - - 1
Farnborough -1 1 - - 1
Hampshire -8 1 - - 1
Channel Islands - 1 £62,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £62,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £70,000 -
Jersey - 1 £62,500 -
Bromley - 1 £90,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 with a requirement for vCloud.

1 138 (84.15%) VMware
2 119 (72.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (68.29%) Microsoft
4 96 (58.54%) Amazon AWS
5 89 (54.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 79 (48.17%) Windows
7 74 (45.12%) Linux
8 68 (41.46%) vSphere
9 63 (38.41%) Windows Server
10 48 (29.27%) Hyper-V
11 47 (28.66%) Active Directory
12 39 (23.78%) DNS
13 38 (23.17%) Data Centre
14 37 (22.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 34 (20.73%) Open Source
15 34 (20.73%) OpenStack
16 33 (20.12%) Cisco
17 32 (19.51%) PowerShell
18 31 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
18 31 (18.90%) ITIL
19 30 (18.29%) Windows Server 2008
19 30 (18.29%) Windows Server 2012
19 30 (18.29%) Puppet
20 29 (17.68%) HP
21 28 (17.07%) SQL Server
21 28 (17.07%) Google
22 27 (16.46%) SAN
23 26 (15.85%) NetApp
23 26 (15.85%) Opscode Chef
24 25 (15.24%) Citrix

vCloud
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 34 (20.73%) OpenStack
2 21 (12.80%) MS Exchange
3 11 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (6.71%) IIS
4 10 (6.10%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (4.27%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.27%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.66%) Apache
7 5 (3.05%) nginx
8 4 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.44%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.83%) CMS
9 3 (1.83%) Drupal
10 2 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.22%) SAS
11 1 (0.61%) Confluence
11 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 96 (58.54%) Amazon AWS
2 89 (54.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (13.41%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (10.37%) Office 365
5 15 (9.15%) IaaS
6 12 (7.32%) PaaS
7 9 (5.49%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (5.49%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (3.66%) Bluemix
8 6 (3.66%) Google App Engine
8 6 (3.66%) SaaS
9 4 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (2.44%) Heroku
10 3 (1.83%) Akamai
10 3 (1.83%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (1.83%) SoftLayer
10 3 (1.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (23.78%) DNS
2 27 (16.46%) SAN
3 16 (9.76%) Firewall
3 16 (9.76%) iSCSI
4 14 (8.54%) NetScaler
5 13 (7.93%) DHCP
6 12 (7.32%) Software-Defined Networking
7 11 (6.71%) SNMP
7 11 (6.71%) TCP/IP
8 10 (6.10%) MPLS
8 10 (6.10%) SSL
8 10 (6.10%) VoIP
9 9 (5.49%) IPv4
10 8 (4.88%) Internet
11 7 (4.27%) VPN
12 6 (3.66%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (3.66%) NAS
12 6 (3.66%) VSAN
13 5 (3.05%) BGP
13 5 (3.05%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.88%) MySQL
3 4 (2.44%) Big Data
3 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.83%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.61%) Redis
6 1 (0.61%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 8 (4.88%) Vagrant
2 7 (4.27%) Ant
2 7 (4.27%) Artifactory
2 7 (4.27%) Automake
2 7 (4.27%) CMake
2 7 (4.27%) Grunt
2 7 (4.27%) Hudson
2 7 (4.27%) JUnit
2 7 (4.27%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (4.27%) Subversion
3 6 (3.66%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.44%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 19 (11.59%) Finance
2 10 (6.10%) Marketing
3 8 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.05%) Electronics
4 5 (3.05%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.83%) Advertising
5 3 (1.83%) Legal
6 2 (1.22%) Law
7 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (26.83%) Architect
2 23 (14.02%) Enterprise Architect
2 23 (14.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (12.80%) Consultant
3 21 (12.80%) Infrastructure Architect
4 20 (12.20%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 19 (11.59%) Cloud Engineer
5 19 (11.59%) Support Engineer
6 17 (10.37%) Linux Engineer
7 15 (9.15%) Linux Support
7 15 (9.15%) Linux Support Engineer
8 14 (8.54%) Cloud Architect
9 13 (7.93%) Cloud Consultant
9 13 (7.93%) VMware Engineer
10 12 (7.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 12 (7.32%) Virtualisation Engineer
11 10 (6.10%) Cisco Engineer
11 10 (6.10%) Windows Engineer
12 8 (4.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 8 (4.88%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.15%) LAMP
2 8 (4.88%) .NET
3 7 (4.27%) Velocity
4 6 (3.66%) Web Services
5 3 (1.83%) Sass
6 1 (0.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.17%) Data Centre
2 17 (10.37%) Hybrid Cloud
3 16 (9.76%) Clustering
4 12 (7.32%) Management Information System
5 10 (6.10%) Public Cloud
6 9 (5.49%) Private Cloud
7 7 (4.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (4.27%) User Experience
7 7 (4.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 4 (2.44%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (2.44%) PKI
9 2 (1.22%) Blog
9 2 (1.22%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.22%) FlexPod
9 2 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.22%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.22%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.61%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.61%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 79 (48.17%) Windows
2 74 (45.12%) Linux
3 63 (38.41%) Windows Server
4 30 (18.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (18.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (7.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (7.32%) CentOS
7 10 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (5.49%) Unix
9 8 (4.88%) VMS
10 6 (3.66%) Ubuntu
11 5 (3.05%) Windows 2000
11 5 (3.05%) Windows NT
12 3 (1.83%) Debian
13 2 (1.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.73%) Open Source
2 31 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.90%) ITIL
3 23 (14.02%) Software Engineering
4 22 (13.41%) Configuration Management
4 22 (13.41%) Enterprise Architecture
5 21 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (12.20%) Migration
7 19 (11.59%) DevOps
7 19 (11.59%) IT Strategy
7 19 (11.59%) Presales
8 15 (9.15%) Change Management
9 12 (7.32%) Customer Requirements
9 12 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (6.71%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (6.71%) Load Balancing
11 10 (6.10%) Build Automation
11 10 (6.10%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 10 (6.10%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.49%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (19.51%) PowerShell
2 22 (13.41%) Perl
3 15 (9.15%) Python
3 15 (9.15%) SQL
4 12 (7.32%) Ruby
5 11 (6.71%) Bash Shell
6 9 (5.49%) Java
7 8 (4.88%) PHP
8 7 (4.27%) VBScript
9 4 (2.44%) VB
10 1 (0.61%) Go
10 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (22.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 25 (15.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (9.76%) MCSE
4 8 (4.88%) RHCE
5 7 (4.27%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.27%) VCDX
6 6 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.66%) VCP5
7 5 (3.05%) AWS Certification
7 5 (3.05%) CCNP
7 5 (3.05%) Degree
7 5 (3.05%) MCSD
7 5 (3.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.44%) VCAP
8 4 (2.44%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.83%) CCIE
9 3 (1.83%) CCMSE
9 3 (1.83%) CCSA
9 3 (1.83%) CCSE
9 3 (1.83%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.15%) SLA
2 9 (5.49%) QA
3 7 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 119 (72.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (41.46%) vSphere
3 48 (29.27%) Hyper-V
4 47 (28.66%) Active Directory
5 18 (10.98%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (10.98%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (8.54%) XenDesktop
7 12 (7.32%) KVM
8 11 (6.71%) XenApp
9 10 (6.10%) Docker
10 9 (5.49%) NFS
10 9 (5.49%) XenServer
11 8 (4.88%) Xen
12 7 (4.27%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (2.44%) ISA Server
13 4 (2.44%) UAG
13 4 (2.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 3 (1.83%) HDFS
14 3 (1.83%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 30 (18.29%) Puppet
2 26 (15.85%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (12.20%) Ansible
3 20 (12.20%) vRealize
4 17 (10.37%) SCVMM
4 17 (10.37%) vCenter Server
5 12 (7.32%) WMI
6 10 (6.10%) SCOM
7 8 (4.88%) Failover Clustering
7 8 (4.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 8 (4.88%) PowerCLI
8 7 (4.27%) ThinApp
8 7 (4.27%) vMotion
9 5 (3.05%) SCCM
10 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (1.83%) NetBackup
12 2 (1.22%) Backup Exec
12 2 (1.22%) Nagios
12 2 (1.22%) Salt
12 2 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 138 (84.15%) VMware
2 112 (68.29%) Microsoft
3 33 (20.12%) Cisco
4 29 (17.68%) HP
5 28 (17.07%) Google
6 26 (15.85%) NetApp
7 25 (15.24%) Citrix
8 22 (13.41%) Oracle
9 15 (9.15%) Dell
10 14 (8.54%) EMC
11 13 (7.93%) EqualLogic
12 12 (7.32%) IBM
12 12 (7.32%) Juniper
13 11 (6.71%) F5
13 11 (6.71%) Red Hat
14 10 (6.10%) CheckPoint
15 9 (5.49%) Symantec
16 8 (4.88%) Dell Compellent
17 7 (4.27%) 3PAR
17 7 (4.27%) McAfee
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