Period
to 12 June 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 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
UK
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 914 824 867
Rank change year-on-year -90 +43 +265
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 28 55 244
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.065% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 0.15% 0.37% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 28 47 232
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,550 "
25th Percentile £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% +31.25% -20.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £50,625
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,250 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.00% +25.00% -5.88%

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 18,317 14,675 23,924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.31% 17.38% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13,746 12,064 19,746
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,432 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,263 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%

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 12 June 2021.

Salary histogram for vCloud in the UK

vCloud
Top 6 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 12 June 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 -55 24 £57,000 +8.57% 4
Work from Home -188 16 £57,000 -8.80%
London -28 13 £55,000 -8.33% 2
North West -15 11 £57,000 +3.64%
North of England -30 11 £57,000 +3.64%
UK excluding London -78 11 £57,000 +14.00% 2

For the 6 months to 12 June 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 24 (85.71%) VMware
2 21 (75.00%) Azure
3 20 (71.43%) vSphere
4 18 (64.29%) VMware NSX
5 17 (60.71%) VSAN
5 17 (60.71%) EMC
6 16 (57.14%) Migration
6 16 (57.14%) vRealize
7 11 (39.29%) NetApp
7 11 (39.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (39.29%) Enterprise Storage
8 10 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (35.71%) Presales
8 10 (35.71%) Firewall
8 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
9 9 (32.14%) SAN
9 9 (32.14%) vCenter Server
10 7 (25.00%) ITIL
10 7 (25.00%) Linux
11 6 (21.43%) Fortinet
11 6 (21.43%) Windows
11 6 (21.43%) Citrix
11 6 (21.43%) Dell
12 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Intune
12 5 (17.86%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
13 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
13 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity

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 3 (10.71%) IIS
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 21 (75.00%) Azure
2 4 (14.29%) AWS
2 4 (14.29%) Datadog
3 3 (10.71%) IaaS
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (3.57%) Cohesity
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) VSAN
2 10 (35.71%) Firewall
3 9 (32.14%) SAN
4 4 (14.29%) Network Security
4 4 (14.29%) VPN
5 3 (10.71%) DHCP
5 3 (10.71%) DNS
5 3 (10.71%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.71%) Social Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Consultant
2 11 (39.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 11 (39.29%) VMware Consultant
3 10 (35.71%) Senior Consultant
4 7 (25.00%) Storage Consultant
5 6 (21.43%) Architect
5 6 (21.43%) VMware Architect
6 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (17.86%) Senior Architect
6 5 (17.86%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (17.86%) Senior VMware Architect
7 4 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Incident Manager
7 4 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (10.71%) Operations Manager
8 3 (10.71%) Senior VMware Consultant
9 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
10 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
10 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
10 1 (3.57%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 4 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 3 (10.71%) Clustering
3 3 (10.71%) Replication
4 2 (7.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Migration
2 10 (35.71%) Presales
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) BCP
4 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (14.29%) High Availability
4 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 4 (14.29%) Information Security
4 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.71%) Cloud Operations
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.71%) Project Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) CRM
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
2 3 (10.71%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) vSphere
2 18 (64.29%) VMware NSX
3 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 3 (10.71%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
6 3 (10.71%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (10.71%) XenApp
6 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (57.14%) vRealize
2 9 (32.14%) vCenter Server
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (14.29%) Opsgenie
4 4 (14.29%) Terraform
5 3 (10.71%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 3 (10.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) VMware
2 17 (60.71%) EMC
3 11 (39.29%) NetApp
4 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 6 (21.43%) Citrix
5 6 (21.43%) Dell
5 6 (21.43%) Fortinet
6 4 (14.29%) Zerto
7 3 (10.71%) CommVault