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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 762 793 755
Rank change year-on-year +31 -38  
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 102 156 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 1.00% 1.24% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 72 142 157
Median salary £50,250 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.78% +2.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,300 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £70,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -7.60%  

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 10189 12616 13550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.05% 12.20% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8503 10631 11231
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for vCloud in the UK

vCloud
Top 30 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 March 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 +32 97 £50,500 +1.00% 10
London +73 55 £60,000 -4.00% 8
South East +35 13 £38,750 -13.88% 2
East of England +37 11 £47,500 -17.39%
Hertfordshire - 11 £47,500 -
North West -7 9 £42,500 -15.00%
Manchester -18 8 £40,000 -37.25%
Farnborough +13 7 £35,000 -33.33%
Hampshire -4 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Berkshire +39 5 £47,500 -28.30% 2
City of London +48 4 £35,000 -48.14% 2
Rochdale - 4 £40,000 -
Hatfield - 4 - -
West Midlands - 4 £50,500 -
Reading +37 3 £38,750 -42.59% 1
Yorkshire +5 3 £55,000 +52.77%
North Yorkshire -6 3 £55,000 +47.65%
Bromley - 3 - -
Twickenham - 3 £50,000 -
Cardiff +11 2 £23,000 -25.80%
South Wales +11 2 £23,000 -25.80%
South West +4 2 £90,000 +125.00%
Wales +4 2 £23,000 -25.80%
Somerset - 2 £90,000 -
Bath - 2 £90,000 -
Slough - 2 £72,500 - 1
Harrogate -13 1 £40,000 +7.38%
Northwich - 1 £47,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £47,500 -

vCloud
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 166 (80.98%) VMware
2 122 (59.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (53.17%) Amazon AWS
3 109 (53.17%) vSphere
4 105 (51.22%) Windows
5 102 (49.76%) Microsoft
6 99 (48.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 89 (43.41%) Linux
8 70 (34.15%) Active Directory
9 64 (31.22%) Windows Server
10 57 (27.80%) DNS
10 57 (27.80%) PowerShell
11 53 (25.85%) Data Centre
12 52 (25.37%) Puppet
13 49 (23.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 47 (22.93%) ITIL
14 47 (22.93%) Windows Server 2008
15 46 (22.44%) Opscode Chef
16 45 (21.95%) OpenStack
16 45 (21.95%) MS Excel
17 42 (20.49%) Windows Server 2012
18 41 (20.00%) Migration
19 40 (19.51%) Cisco
19 40 (19.51%) Hyper-V
20 38 (18.54%) DHCP
20 38 (18.54%) Perl
21 36 (17.56%) Configuration Management
22 34 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
22 34 (16.59%) Cloud Computing
22 34 (16.59%) Ansible

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 45 (21.95%) OpenStack
2 24 (11.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 24 (11.71%) MS Exchange
3 13 (6.34%) IIS
4 8 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (3.90%) WebLogic
4 8 (3.90%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.41%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.95%) Apache
7 3 (1.46%) CMS
7 3 (1.46%) Drupal
7 3 (1.46%) nginx
7 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.98%) SAS
9 1 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.49%) Confluence
9 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 45 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.39%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.44%) MS Office
4 2 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 109 (53.17%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (48.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (16.59%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (6.34%) IBM Cloud
4 13 (6.34%) Office 365
4 13 (6.34%) SoftLayer
5 11 (5.37%) IaaS
6 7 (3.41%) PaaS
7 5 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.98%) Akamai
8 2 (0.98%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.98%) G Suite
8 2 (0.98%) SaaS
8 2 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.49%) Force.com
9 1 (0.49%) GitHub
9 1 (0.49%) Heroku
9 1 (0.49%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 57 (27.80%) DNS
2 38 (18.54%) DHCP
3 25 (12.20%) SAN
3 25 (12.20%) TCP/IP
4 17 (8.29%) SSL
5 16 (7.80%) Firewall
6 14 (6.83%) iSCSI
6 14 (6.83%) VPN
7 13 (6.34%) Internet
7 13 (6.34%) IPsec
7 13 (6.34%) NetScaler
8 12 (5.85%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (5.85%) Remote Desktop
9 10 (4.88%) VoIP
10 9 (4.39%) VSAN
11 8 (3.90%) IPv4
12 7 (3.41%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (2.44%) HTTP
13 5 (2.44%) NAS
14 4 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.17%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.34%) MySQL
3 4 (1.95%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (1.95%) Redis
4 3 (1.46%) Big Data
4 3 (1.46%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.49%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 20 (9.76%) Vagrant
2 9 (4.39%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.39%) Sonatype Nexus
2 9 (4.39%) Subversion
3 8 (3.90%) Ant
3 8 (3.90%) Artifactory
3 8 (3.90%) Automake
3 8 (3.90%) CMake
3 8 (3.90%) Grunt
3 8 (3.90%) Hudson
3 8 (3.90%) JUnit
4 2 (0.98%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.49%) JIRA
General
1 14 (6.83%) Finance
2 7 (3.41%) Marketing
3 6 (2.93%) Legal
4 5 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.46%) Retail
6 2 (0.98%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 66 (32.20%) Architect
2 32 (15.61%) Cloud Architect
3 26 (12.68%) Infrastructure Architect
3 26 (12.68%) VMware Engineer
4 25 (12.20%) Cloud Engineer
5 23 (11.22%) Enterprise Architect
6 21 (10.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 19 (9.27%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
8 17 (8.29%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (6.34%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (5.37%) Consultant
10 11 (5.37%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 11 (5.37%) Support Engineer
10 11 (5.37%) Technical Leader
10 11 (5.37%) VMware Specialist
11 10 (4.88%) Linux Support
11 10 (4.88%) Linux Support Engineer
11 10 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
11 10 (4.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.73%) LAMP
2 11 (5.37%) Web Services
3 10 (4.88%) .NET
4 8 (3.90%) Velocity
5 7 (3.41%) RESTful
6 3 (1.46%) Middleware
6 3 (1.46%) Sass
7 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.49%) HTML
7 1 (0.49%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (25.85%) Data Centre
2 28 (13.66%) Hybrid Cloud
3 20 (9.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 13 (6.34%) Management Information System
5 12 (5.85%) Computer Science
5 12 (5.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 11 (5.37%) Public Cloud
7 10 (4.88%) FlexPod
8 8 (3.90%) PKI
8 8 (3.90%) User Experience
9 7 (3.41%) Clustering
10 6 (2.93%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (2.44%) EMC VNX
11 5 (2.44%) N-Tier
12 4 (1.95%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
13 2 (0.98%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.49%) Analytical Skills
14 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 105 (51.22%) Windows
2 89 (43.41%) Linux
3 64 (31.22%) Windows Server
4 47 (22.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (20.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (14.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (9.76%) CentOS
9 15 (7.32%) Unix
10 12 (5.85%) VMS
11 10 (4.88%) Windows 2000
11 10 (4.88%) Windows NT
12 8 (3.90%) Debian
13 5 (2.44%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (22.93%) ITIL
2 41 (20.00%) Migration
3 36 (17.56%) Configuration Management
4 34 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (16.10%) Open Source
5 33 (16.10%) Presales
6 31 (15.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 29 (14.15%) Software Engineering
8 25 (12.20%) DevOps
8 25 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
9 23 (11.22%) Customer Requirements
10 19 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (8.29%) IT Strategy
12 15 (7.32%) Desktop Virtualisation
12 15 (7.32%) Service Delivery
13 14 (6.83%) Change Management
13 14 (6.83%) Service Management
14 13 (6.34%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (6.34%) Problem Management
15 12 (5.85%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (27.80%) PowerShell
2 38 (18.54%) Perl
3 32 (15.61%) Python
4 27 (13.17%) Java
5 25 (12.20%) Ruby
6 20 (9.76%) Bash Shell
7 14 (6.83%) PHP
8 12 (5.85%) VBScript
9 11 (5.37%) SQL
10 8 (3.90%) JavaScript
10 8 (3.90%) VB
11 7 (3.41%) C#
11 7 (3.41%) C++
12 6 (2.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (23.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 26 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (8.29%) Degree
3 17 (8.29%) Security Cleared
4 15 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 15 (7.32%) VCDX
5 14 (6.83%) MCSE
6 13 (6.34%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.41%) MCITP
8 5 (2.44%) AWS Certification
8 5 (2.44%) MCSD
9 4 (1.95%) CCNP
9 4 (1.95%) VCP6
10 3 (1.46%) CCNA
10 3 (1.46%) VCAP
11 2 (0.98%) CCMSE
11 2 (0.98%) NCDA
11 2 (0.98%) NCIE
11 2 (0.98%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (15.61%) SLA
2 12 (5.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.88%) PCI DSS
4 9 (4.39%) QA
5 3 (1.46%) GCP
6 2 (0.98%) COBIT
System Software
1 122 (59.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 109 (53.17%) vSphere
3 70 (34.15%) Active Directory
4 40 (19.51%) Hyper-V
5 16 (7.80%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (7.32%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (6.83%) NFS
8 13 (6.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 12 (5.85%) Docker
9 12 (5.85%) VMware ESX
10 10 (4.88%) XenDesktop
11 8 (3.90%) Forefront TMG
11 8 (3.90%) ISA Server
11 8 (3.90%) UAG
12 5 (2.44%) Terminal Services
13 4 (1.95%) KVM
14 3 (1.46%) HDFS
14 3 (1.46%) LXC
14 3 (1.46%) Samba
14 3 (1.46%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 52 (25.37%) Puppet
2 46 (22.44%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (16.59%) Ansible
4 27 (13.17%) vRealize
5 18 (8.78%) vMotion
6 9 (4.39%) SCCM
7 8 (3.90%) Microsoft Clustering
7 8 (3.90%) WMI
8 7 (3.41%) Salt
9 5 (2.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 4 (1.95%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.95%) SCVMM
11 3 (1.46%) EMC VPLEX
12 2 (0.98%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.98%) Nagios
12 2 (0.98%) SCOM
12 2 (0.98%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.49%) CFEngine
13 1 (0.49%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.49%) Kibana
Vendors
1 166 (80.98%) VMware
2 102 (49.76%) Microsoft
3 40 (19.51%) Cisco
4 27 (13.17%) Citrix
5 26 (12.68%) Google
6 25 (12.20%) HP
7 23 (11.22%) Zerto
8 18 (8.78%) Oracle
9 15 (7.32%) EMC
9 15 (7.32%) NetApp
10 13 (6.34%) Veritas
11 12 (5.85%) 3PAR
11 12 (5.85%) Veeam
12 11 (5.37%) Nimsoft
13 9 (4.39%) Rackspace
13 9 (4.39%) Red Hat
14 4 (1.95%) Computacenter
14 4 (1.95%) Fortinet
14 4 (1.95%) Juniper
14 4 (1.95%) LANDesk
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
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