Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 925 1049 1120
Rank change year-on-year +124 +71 -187
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 96 82 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.054% 0.042%
As % of the System Software category 0.45% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 69 74 51
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £95,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 21,515 23,558 22,701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.06% 15.51% 13.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17,548 19,192 18,896
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

vCloud
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 22 January 2020.

Salary histogram for vCloud in the UK

vCloud
Top 12 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 22 January 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 +96 88 £55,000 - 12
UK excluding London +116 74 £52,500 +16.67% 12
South East +49 41 £58,750 +6.82%
London +88 21 £62,500 -19.35% 3
Midlands +47 15 £55,000 +42.86% 1
West Midlands - 11 £57,500 - 1
North of England +65 8 £48,750 +18.18% 6
Scotland - 7 £31,000 -
Yorkshire +41 5 £43,000 +32.31% 2
East of England +59 3 £52,500 +20.00% 1
North West +37 3 £52,500 +16.67% 4
East Midlands +16 2 £50,000 +29.87%

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 70 (72.92%) VMware
2 58 (60.42%) Azure
3 55 (57.29%) AWS
4 47 (48.96%) Public Cloud
5 33 (34.38%) Firewall
5 33 (34.38%) vCenter Server
6 30 (31.25%) Linux
6 30 (31.25%) Private Cloud
6 30 (31.25%) vSphere
7 29 (30.21%) Oracle
8 28 (29.17%) PowerShell
8 28 (29.17%) DevOps
9 27 (28.13%) Java
10 24 (25.00%) Cisco
11 22 (22.92%) ITIL
12 21 (21.88%) ServiceNow
12 21 (21.88%) Analytics
13 20 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (17.71%) VPN
14 17 (17.71%) ITSM
14 17 (17.71%) VMware NSX
15 16 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
15 16 (16.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
15 16 (16.67%) Workflow
15 16 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
15 16 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
15 16 (16.67%) Business Transformation
15 16 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure

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 16 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 9 (9.38%) OpenStack
2 9 (9.38%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.13%) JBoss
3 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 58 (60.42%) Azure
2 55 (57.29%) AWS
3 8 (8.33%) Office 365
4 7 (7.29%) IaaS
5 3 (3.13%) PaaS
6 1 (1.04%) G Suite
6 1 (1.04%) GCP
6 1 (1.04%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 33 (34.38%) Firewall
2 17 (17.71%) VPN
3 14 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (10.42%) WAN
5 9 (9.38%) LAN
5 9 (9.38%) Skype
6 8 (8.33%) NetScaler
7 5 (5.21%) SAN
8 4 (4.17%) BGP
8 4 (4.17%) IPv4
8 4 (4.17%) IPv6
8 4 (4.17%) MPLS
8 4 (4.17%) OSPF
8 4 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (4.17%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.17%) VSAN
9 3 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (3.13%) IOS XR
9 3 (3.13%) NX-OS
9 3 (3.13%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.13%) MySQL
3 2 (2.08%) Big Data
3 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.04%) Redis
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Gradle
1 4 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.17%) JUnit
1 4 (4.17%) Maven
2 3 (3.13%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.13%) DbUnit
2 3 (3.13%) JMeter
2 3 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.04%) gulp
3 1 (1.04%) TestNG
3 1 (1.04%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (5.21%) Billing
1 5 (5.21%) Finance
1 5 (5.21%) Public Sector
2 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.13%) Retail
2 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Electronics
4 1 (1.04%) Legal
4 1 (1.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (22.92%) Developer
2 21 (21.88%) Consultant
3 19 (19.79%) ServiceNow Developer
4 17 (17.71%) IT Consultant
5 16 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
5 16 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
6 15 (15.63%) VMware Engineer
7 9 (9.38%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
8 8 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (8.33%) Open Source Engineer
9 7 (7.29%) Architect
9 7 (7.29%) NOC Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) Automation Architect
10 6 (6.25%) AWS Consultant
10 6 (6.25%) Azure Consultant
10 6 (6.25%) Management Consultant
10 6 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (6.25%) Senior IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) CSS
1 5 (5.21%) HTML
1 5 (5.21%) RESTful
1 5 (5.21%) Spring
2 4 (4.17%) Hibernate
2 4 (4.17%) Java EE
2 4 (4.17%) JAX-RS
2 4 (4.17%) JSF
2 4 (4.17%) Swagger
2 4 (4.17%) Web Services
3 3 (3.13%) Apache Camel
3 3 (3.13%) Gherkin
3 3 (3.13%) JPA
3 3 (3.13%) SAML
4 1 (1.04%) CSS3
4 1 (1.04%) Express
4 1 (1.04%) HTML5
4 1 (1.04%) jQuery
4 1 (1.04%) Modernizr
4 1 (1.04%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (48.96%) Public Cloud
2 30 (31.25%) Private Cloud
3 16 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (11.46%) Linux Command Line
4 11 (11.46%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 8 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (7.29%) Data Centre
7 5 (5.21%) CMDB
8 4 (4.17%) Replication
9 3 (3.13%) Clustering
10 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (31.25%) Linux
2 15 (15.63%) Windows
3 12 (12.50%) VMS
4 6 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.08%) CentOS
7 1 (1.04%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.17%) DevOps
2 22 (22.92%) ITIL
3 21 (21.88%) Analytics
4 20 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (17.71%) ITSM
6 16 (16.67%) Business Transformation
6 16 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 16 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
6 16 (16.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 16 (16.67%) Workflow
7 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (12.50%) Open Source
9 11 (11.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (10.42%) Business Development
10 10 (10.42%) Collaborative Working
10 10 (10.42%) Product Roadmap
10 10 (10.42%) Project Management
10 10 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (8.33%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 28 (29.17%) PowerShell
2 27 (28.13%) Java
3 8 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 5 (5.21%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.21%) VBScript
5 3 (3.13%) Python
5 3 (3.13%) Ruby
6 2 (2.08%) Perl
7 1 (1.04%) Go
7 1 (1.04%) Java 8
7 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (13.54%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.46%) Degree
3 8 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.17%) CCNP
5 4 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.13%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.08%) MCSA
7 2 (2.08%) MCSE
7 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (31.25%) vSphere
2 17 (17.71%) VMware NSX
3 15 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (10.42%) Hyper-V
4 10 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (9.38%) Active Directory
5 9 (9.38%) Docker
5 9 (9.38%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (4.17%) XenApp
7 4 (4.17%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (3.13%) Xen
9 2 (2.08%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.04%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 33 (34.38%) vCenter Server
2 14 (14.58%) Terraform
3 13 (13.54%) Ansible
4 7 (7.29%) vRealize
5 6 (6.25%) Puppet
6 5 (5.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (5.21%) WSUS
7 4 (4.17%) FortiGate
7 4 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (4.17%) SCCM
8 3 (3.13%) XenMobile
9 1 (1.04%) Cloudify
9 1 (1.04%) Kibana
9 1 (1.04%) logstash
9 1 (1.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (72.92%) VMware
2 29 (30.21%) Oracle
3 24 (25.00%) Cisco
4 21 (21.88%) ServiceNow
5 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
6 12 (12.50%) AppDynamics
7 9 (9.38%) Citrix
8 7 (7.29%) NetApp
9 6 (6.25%) Palo Alto
9 6 (6.25%) Veeam
10 4 (4.17%) Dell
10 4 (4.17%) EMC
10 4 (4.17%) Huawei
10 4 (4.17%) Zerto
11 2 (2.08%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.08%) Symantec
12 1 (1.04%) Avaya
12 1 (1.04%) CommVault
12 1 (1.04%) Juniper