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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vCloud Suite
UK
Rank 752 791 767
Rank change year-on-year +39 -24  
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 105 157 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 1.02% 1.25% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 74 143 153
Median salary £50,000 £48,750 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,450 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £79,250 £71,750
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 10273 12592 13247
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.09% 12.23% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8561 10613 10976
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -1.17%  
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 24 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 24 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 +44 100 £50,000 - 12
London +64 55 £60,000 - 9
South East +25 13 £38,750 -18.42% 2
East of England +33 12 £47,500 -17.39%
Hertfordshire - 12 £47,500 -
North West -10 11 £45,000 -10.00%
Manchester -13 10 £45,000 -29.41%
Farnborough +6 7 £35,000 -33.33%
Hampshire -2 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Berkshire +36 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 +29 3 £38,750 -42.59% 1
Yorkshire +6 3 £55,000 +52.77%
North Yorkshire -8 3 £55,000 +47.65%
Bromley - 3 - -
Twickenham - 3 £50,000 -
South Wales +11 2 £23,000 -25.80%
Cardiff +10 2 £23,000 -25.80%
Wales +4 2 £23,000 -25.80%
South West -4 2 £90,000 +125.00%
Somerset - 2 £90,000 -
Bath - 2 £90,000 -
Slough - 2 £72,500 - 1
Harrogate -10 1 £40,000 +7.38%
Northwich - 1 £47,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £47,500 -

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 168 (80.77%) VMware
2 123 (59.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (53.85%) vSphere
4 109 (52.40%) Amazon AWS
4 109 (52.40%) Windows
5 101 (48.56%) Microsoft
6 99 (47.60%) Microsoft Azure
7 93 (44.71%) Linux
8 73 (35.10%) Active Directory
9 65 (31.25%) Windows Server
10 60 (28.85%) PowerShell
11 57 (27.40%) DNS
12 54 (25.96%) Data Centre
13 53 (25.48%) Puppet
14 49 (23.56%) Windows Server 2008
14 49 (23.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 48 (23.08%) ITIL
16 47 (22.60%) OpenStack
16 47 (22.60%) Opscode Chef
17 44 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
18 43 (20.67%) MS Excel
18 43 (20.67%) Migration
19 40 (19.23%) Cisco
19 40 (19.23%) Hyper-V
20 39 (18.75%) DHCP
21 38 (18.27%) Perl
22 37 (17.79%) Configuration Management
23 35 (16.83%) Ansible
24 34 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
25 33 (15.87%) Cloud Computing

vCloud
Top Related 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 47 (22.60%) OpenStack
2 24 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 24 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 14 (6.73%) IIS
4 8 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 8 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.37%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.40%) Apache
7 3 (1.44%) CMS
7 3 (1.44%) Drupal
7 3 (1.44%) nginx
7 3 (1.44%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.96%) SAS
9 1 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.48%) Confluence
9 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 43 (20.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.33%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.40%) MS Office
4 2 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 109 (52.40%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (47.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (15.87%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (7.21%) Office 365
5 13 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
5 13 (6.25%) SoftLayer
6 11 (5.29%) IaaS
7 7 (3.37%) PaaS
8 4 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.96%) G Suite
9 2 (0.96%) SaaS
10 1 (0.48%) Akamai
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.48%) Force.com
10 1 (0.48%) GitHub
10 1 (0.48%) Heroku
10 1 (0.48%) Veeva
10 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 57 (27.40%) DNS
2 39 (18.75%) DHCP
3 26 (12.50%) SAN
4 25 (12.02%) TCP/IP
5 16 (7.69%) Firewall
5 16 (7.69%) SSL
6 15 (7.21%) iSCSI
7 13 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
7 13 (6.25%) Internet
7 13 (6.25%) IPsec
7 13 (6.25%) NetScaler
7 13 (6.25%) VPN
8 12 (5.77%) Remote Desktop
9 9 (4.33%) IPv4
9 9 (4.33%) VoIP
9 9 (4.33%) VSAN
10 6 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (2.40%) HTTP
11 5 (2.40%) NAS
12 3 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.73%) MySQL
3 4 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (1.92%) Redis
4 3 (1.44%) Big Data
4 3 (1.44%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.48%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 20 (9.62%) Vagrant
2 9 (4.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 9 (4.33%) Subversion
3 8 (3.85%) Ant
3 8 (3.85%) Artifactory
3 8 (3.85%) Automake
3 8 (3.85%) CMake
3 8 (3.85%) Grunt
3 8 (3.85%) Hudson
3 8 (3.85%) JUnit
4 2 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 12 (5.77%) Finance
2 6 (2.88%) Legal
2 6 (2.88%) Marketing
3 5 (2.40%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.44%) Retail
5 2 (0.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 65 (31.25%) Architect
2 32 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
3 27 (12.98%) VMware Engineer
4 25 (12.02%) Cloud Engineer
4 25 (12.02%) Infrastructure Architect
5 22 (10.58%) Enterprise Architect
6 21 (10.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 18 (8.65%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
8 17 (8.17%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (5.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 11 (5.29%) Consultant
10 11 (5.29%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 11 (5.29%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (5.29%) Support Engineer
10 11 (5.29%) Technical Leader
10 11 (5.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 11 (5.29%) VMware Specialist
11 10 (4.81%) Linux Support
11 10 (4.81%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.06%) LAMP
2 12 (5.77%) Web Services
3 11 (5.29%) .NET
4 8 (3.85%) RESTful
4 8 (3.85%) Velocity
5 3 (1.44%) Middleware
5 3 (1.44%) Sass
6 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.96%) HTML
7 1 (0.48%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 54 (25.96%) Data Centre
2 29 (13.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 21 (10.10%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 13 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 12 (5.77%) Computer Science
5 12 (5.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (4.81%) FlexPod
6 10 (4.81%) Public Cloud
7 8 (3.85%) PKI
7 8 (3.85%) User Experience
8 7 (3.37%) Clustering
8 7 (3.37%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (2.40%) EMC VNX
9 5 (2.40%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.44%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.48%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.48%) EMC VNXe
12 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 109 (52.40%) Windows
2 93 (44.71%) Linux
3 65 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 49 (23.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (14.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (13.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (9.62%) CentOS
9 16 (7.69%) Unix
10 12 (5.77%) VMS
11 11 (5.29%) Windows 2000
11 11 (5.29%) Windows NT
12 8 (3.85%) Debian
13 5 (2.40%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (23.08%) ITIL
2 43 (20.67%) Migration
3 37 (17.79%) Configuration Management
4 34 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 32 (15.38%) Open Source
5 32 (15.38%) Presales
6 29 (13.94%) Software Engineering
7 25 (12.02%) DevOps
8 24 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
9 23 (11.06%) Customer Requirements
10 18 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (7.69%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 16 (7.69%) IT Strategy
12 15 (7.21%) Service Delivery
13 14 (6.73%) Change Management
13 14 (6.73%) Service Management
14 13 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (6.25%) Problem Management
15 12 (5.77%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 60 (28.85%) PowerShell
2 38 (18.27%) Perl
3 33 (15.87%) Python
4 28 (13.46%) Java
5 25 (12.02%) Ruby
6 21 (10.10%) Bash Shell
7 14 (6.73%) PHP
8 12 (5.77%) VBScript
9 11 (5.29%) SQL
10 10 (4.81%) JavaScript
11 8 (3.85%) C#
11 8 (3.85%) C++
11 8 (3.85%) VB
12 7 (3.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (23.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 26 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (9.13%) Security Cleared
4 18 (8.65%) Degree
5 17 (8.17%) SC Cleared
6 15 (7.21%) VCDX
7 14 (6.73%) MCSE
8 13 (6.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (3.37%) MCITP
10 6 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (2.40%) AWS Certification
11 5 (2.40%) MCSD
12 4 (1.92%) VCP6
13 3 (1.44%) CCNA
13 3 (1.44%) CCNP
13 3 (1.44%) VCAP
14 2 (0.96%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.96%) NCDA
14 2 (0.96%) NCIE
14 2 (0.96%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (15.38%) SLA
2 12 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.81%) PCI DSS
4 9 (4.33%) QA
5 3 (1.44%) GCP
6 2 (0.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 123 (59.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 112 (53.85%) vSphere
3 73 (35.10%) Active Directory
4 40 (19.23%) Hyper-V
5 17 (8.17%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (7.21%) NFS
8 13 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 12 (5.77%) Docker
9 12 (5.77%) VMware ESX
10 11 (5.29%) XenDesktop
11 8 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
11 8 (3.85%) ISA Server
11 8 (3.85%) UAG
12 5 (2.40%) Terminal Services
13 4 (1.92%) KVM
14 3 (1.44%) HDFS
14 3 (1.44%) LXC
14 3 (1.44%) Samba
14 3 (1.44%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 53 (25.48%) Puppet
2 47 (22.60%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (16.83%) Ansible
4 28 (13.46%) vRealize
5 20 (9.62%) vMotion
6 10 (4.81%) SCCM
7 8 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
7 8 (3.85%) WMI
8 7 (3.37%) Salt
9 5 (2.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 4 (1.92%) NetBackup
11 3 (1.44%) EMC VPLEX
11 3 (1.44%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.96%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.96%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
13 1 (0.48%) Jamf Pro
13 1 (0.48%) Nagios
13 1 (0.48%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.48%) SCOM
Vendors
1 168 (80.77%) VMware
2 101 (48.56%) Microsoft
3 40 (19.23%) Cisco
4 28 (13.46%) Citrix
5 25 (12.02%) HP
6 24 (11.54%) Google
6 24 (11.54%) Zerto
7 18 (8.65%) Oracle
8 16 (7.69%) EMC
8 16 (7.69%) NetApp
9 13 (6.25%) Veeam
9 13 (6.25%) Veritas
10 12 (5.77%) 3PAR
11 11 (5.29%) Nimsoft
12 9 (4.33%) Rackspace
12 9 (4.33%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.92%) Computacenter
13 4 (1.92%) LANDesk
14 3 (1.44%) Fortinet
14 3 (1.44%) Juniper
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Jersey, Channel Isles
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum 27 days annual leave, spot bonuses,
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
ComputaCenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 8 days ago
East London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + 4500 on call a year
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago