Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
UK
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 914 1017 1144
Rank change year-on-year +103 +127 -149
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 68 114 65
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.076% 0.037%
As % of the System Software category 0.35% 0.47% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 60 103 49
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £39,675 £35,250 £34,900
90th Percentile £70,250 £74,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £40,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +34.97% -18.50% -0.50%

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 19,691 24,025 24,064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.10% 16.12% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15,973 19,490 19,619
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

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 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for vCloud in the UK

vCloud
Top 13 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 9 April 2020. 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 +86 60 £57,500 +21.05% 8
UK excluding London +88 49 £55,000 +34.97% 5
London +103 18 £62,500 - 3
Midlands +58 15 £55,000 +42.86%
South East +42 14 £70,000 +21.74% 2
West Midlands - 11 £57,500 -
North of England +45 9 £58,750 +46.88% 2
Work from Home +25 9 £62,500 -26.47% 1
Scotland - 7 £31,000 -
North West +55 5 £62,500 +38.89%
East of England +49 4 £45,000 +2.86%
Yorkshire +46 4 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East Midlands +37 4 £50,000 +29.87%

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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 42 (61.76%) VMware
1 42 (61.76%) Azure
2 38 (55.88%) AWS
3 27 (39.71%) DevOps
3 27 (39.71%) Public Cloud
4 26 (38.24%) vCenter Server
5 23 (33.82%) PowerShell
6 21 (30.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (29.41%) Private Cloud
8 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
9 18 (26.47%) vSphere
10 17 (25.00%) Windows
11 16 (23.53%) Linux
11 16 (23.53%) Java
12 15 (22.06%) Cisco
13 14 (20.59%) VMware ESXi
13 14 (20.59%) Bash Shell
13 14 (20.59%) VMware NSX
14 13 (19.12%) Analytics
14 13 (19.12%) Firewall
14 13 (19.12%) NetApp
15 12 (17.65%) Oracle
15 12 (17.65%) ITIL
15 12 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
15 12 (17.65%) Business Transformation
15 12 (17.65%) ServiceNow
15 12 (17.65%) Infrastructure Transformation
16 11 (16.18%) Virtual Servers
16 11 (16.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 11 (16.18%) Infrastructure as Code

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 11 (16.18%) Skype for Business
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.35%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (7.35%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.41%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 42 (61.76%) Azure
2 38 (55.88%) AWS
3 11 (16.18%) Office 365
4 10 (14.71%) PaaS
5 5 (7.35%) Heroku
6 3 (4.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (4.41%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (4.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (4.41%) AWS CodeBuild
6 3 (4.41%) AWS CodePipeline
6 3 (4.41%) IaaS
7 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.47%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.12%) Firewall
2 11 (16.18%) Skype
3 9 (13.24%) NetScaler
3 9 (13.24%) SAN
4 7 (10.29%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (10.29%) VPN
4 7 (10.29%) VSAN
4 7 (10.29%) WAN
5 6 (8.82%) LAN
5 6 (8.82%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (7.35%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (5.88%) AMQP
8 3 (4.41%) BGP
8 3 (4.41%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (4.41%) IOS XR
8 3 (4.41%) IPv4
8 3 (4.41%) IPv6
8 3 (4.41%) MPLS
8 3 (4.41%) OSPF
8 3 (4.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.41%) Amazon Aurora
2 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.41%) MySQL
2 3 (4.41%) Redis
3 1 (1.47%) Big Data
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Legal
2 1 (1.47%) Marketing
2 1 (1.47%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Consultant
2 12 (17.65%) Cloud Consultant
2 12 (17.65%) IT Consultant
2 12 (17.65%) Migration Consultant
3 10 (14.71%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Developer
3 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) ServiceNow Developer
4 9 (13.24%) AWS Consultant
4 9 (13.24%) Azure Consultant
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Consultant
4 9 (13.24%) Senior IT Consultant
5 6 (8.82%) Citrix Consultant
5 6 (8.82%) Citrix Technical Consultant
5 6 (8.82%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (8.82%) VMware Consultant
5 6 (8.82%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) SAML
2 4 (5.88%) JMS
2 4 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (5.88%) Spring
3 3 (4.41%) Web Services
4 1 (1.47%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 27 (39.71%) Public Cloud
2 20 (29.41%) Private Cloud
3 9 (13.24%) Data Centre
4 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (10.29%) Replication
5 6 (8.82%) Clustering
6 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 1 (1.47%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Windows
2 16 (23.53%) Linux
3 10 (14.71%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.82%) VMS
5 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.94%) CentOS
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.47%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) DevOps
2 13 (19.12%) Analytics
3 12 (17.65%) Business Transformation
3 12 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (17.65%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 12 (17.65%) ITIL
4 11 (16.18%) Infrastructure as Code
4 11 (16.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (16.18%) Product Roadmap
5 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (13.24%) Product Backlog
6 8 (11.76%) ITSM
7 7 (10.29%) Workflow
8 6 (8.82%) High Availability
8 6 (8.82%) Load Balancing
8 6 (8.82%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 5 (7.35%) Resource Allocation
9 5 (7.35%) Robotic Process Automation
9 5 (7.35%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.82%) PowerShell
2 16 (23.53%) Java
3 14 (20.59%) Bash Shell
4 9 (13.24%) Python
4 9 (13.24%) VBScript
5 6 (8.82%) Perl
5 6 (8.82%) Ruby
6 4 (5.88%) Go
6 4 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.41%) CCNP
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.41%) Degree
3 2 (2.94%) MCSA
3 2 (2.94%) MCSE
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (30.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (26.47%) vSphere
3 14 (20.59%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (20.59%) VMware NSX
4 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
4 11 (16.18%) Virtual Servers
5 8 (11.76%) Hyper-V
6 6 (8.82%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (8.82%) Xen
6 6 (8.82%) XenApp
6 6 (8.82%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.41%) Docker
8 2 (2.94%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (38.24%) vCenter Server
2 6 (8.82%) XenMobile
3 5 (7.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (7.35%) WSUS
4 3 (4.41%) FortiGate
4 3 (4.41%) OpenView
4 3 (4.41%) SCCM
5 2 (2.94%) Ansible
5 2 (2.94%) Puppet
5 2 (2.94%) Terraform
5 2 (2.94%) vRealize
6 1 (1.47%) Cloudify
6 1 (1.47%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (1.47%) Kibana
6 1 (1.47%) logstash
6 1 (1.47%) Marathon
6 1 (1.47%) Mesos
Vendors
1 42 (61.76%) VMware
2 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.06%) Cisco
4 13 (19.12%) NetApp
5 12 (17.65%) Oracle
5 12 (17.65%) ServiceNow
6 10 (14.71%) Citrix
7 9 (13.24%) Veeam
8 7 (10.29%) Dell
8 7 (10.29%) EMC
8 7 (10.29%) Zerto
9 5 (7.35%) Palo Alto
10 4 (5.88%) HP
11 3 (4.41%) AppDynamics
11 3 (4.41%) Fortinet
11 3 (4.41%) Huawei
11 3 (4.41%) New Relic
11 3 (4.41%) Splunk
12 2 (2.94%) Symantec
13 1 (1.47%) Red Hat