Period
to 15 January 2021

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 6 months to 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 692 932 1049
Rank change year-on-year +240 +117 +70
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 53 97 78
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.085% 0.077% 0.052%
As % of the System Software category 0.46% 0.45% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 68 73 73
Median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £30,900 £32,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% +16.67% -18.18%

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 with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 11,484 21,575 23,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.38% 17.07% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9,645 17,858 19,274
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.59% - +6.25%

vCloud
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing vCloud as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for vCloud in the UK

vCloud
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing vCloud.

Salary trend for vCloud in the UK

vCloud
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing vCloud over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for vCloud in the UK

vCloud
Top 11 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 6 months to 15 January 2021. 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
England +240 49 £67,500 +22.73% 2
London +197 31 £67,500 +3.85% 1
UK excluding London +153 18 £57,000 +8.57% 1
Work from Home -33 16 £67,500 +17.39% 1
South East +132 10 £55,000 -12.00%
North of England +97 6 £57,000 +8.57% 1
North West +87 5 £57,000 +8.57% 1
Midlands +79 2 £40,000 -27.27%
West Midlands +73 1 £47,500 -17.39%
East Midlands +58 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Yorkshire +52 1 £45,000 +4.65%

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 with a requirement for vCloud.

1 52 (98.11%) VMware
2 44 (83.02%) vSphere
3 43 (81.13%) vRealize
4 38 (71.70%) vCenter Server
4 38 (71.70%) VMware NSX
5 34 (64.15%) Firewall
6 33 (62.26%) Fortinet
7 30 (56.60%) VSAN
8 29 (54.72%) EMC
9 24 (45.28%) Dell
9 24 (45.28%) SAN
9 24 (45.28%) Migration
10 22 (41.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (35.85%) Data Centre
12 12 (22.64%) Azure
13 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (13.21%) Collaborative Working
14 6 (11.32%) Presales
14 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
14 6 (11.32%) Linux
14 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
14 6 (11.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
15 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
15 5 (9.43%) NetApp
15 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2016
15 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Storage
15 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
16 4 (7.55%) GDPR

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 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Azure
2 2 (3.77%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (64.15%) Firewall
2 30 (56.60%) VSAN
3 24 (45.28%) SAN
4 3 (5.66%) Network Security
5 1 (1.89%) DHCP
5 1 (1.89%) DNS
5 1 (1.89%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.89%) MPLS
5 1 (1.89%) NAS
5 1 (1.89%) SNMP
5 1 (1.89%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.89%) VLAN
5 1 (1.89%) WAN
5 1 (1.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 27 (50.94%) Consultant
2 23 (43.40%) VMware Consultant
3 21 (39.62%) Architect
4 19 (35.85%) VMware Architect
5 14 (26.42%) Infrastructure Architect
6 13 (24.53%) Senior Architect
6 13 (24.53%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 11 (20.75%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (20.75%) Senior VMware Architect
8 7 (13.21%) Senior VMware Consultant
9 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 5 (9.43%) Principal Consultant
9 5 (9.43%) Storage Consultant
10 4 (7.55%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (7.55%) Data Architect
10 4 (7.55%) Data Centre Architect
10 4 (7.55%) Data Migration Architect
10 4 (7.55%) Migration Architect
10 4 (7.55%) Network Architect
10 4 (7.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (7.55%) Clustering
3 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) Migration
2 7 (13.21%) Collaborative Working
2 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (11.32%) Presales
3 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
4 5 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (7.55%) Business Development
5 4 (7.55%) Information Security
5 4 (7.55%) Project Roadmap
5 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.66%) Project Delivery
6 3 (5.66%) Threat Detection
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Leadership
8 1 (1.89%) CRM
8 1 (1.89%) DevOps
8 1 (1.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) MCITP
4 1 (1.89%) MCSA
4 1 (1.89%) MCSE
4 1 (1.89%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 44 (83.02%) vSphere
2 38 (71.70%) VMware NSX
3 22 (41.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (81.13%) vRealize
2 38 (71.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 52 (98.11%) VMware
2 33 (62.26%) Fortinet
3 29 (54.72%) EMC
4 24 (45.28%) Dell
5 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
6 5 (9.43%) NetApp
7 1 (1.89%) Avaya
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco
7 1 (1.89%) PlateSpin