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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 775 782 783
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1  
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 90 168 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 0.85% 1.30% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 69 151 161
Median salary £58,500 £52,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.42% +14.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £75,700
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 10594 12895 13662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.32% 12.43% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8932 10895 11193
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +12 85 £56,750 +7.07% 9
London +49 56 £60,000 - 6
South East +34 7 £47,500 +11.76%
East of England +26 7 £47,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +25 7 £47,500 - 1
North West -21 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Manchester -27 6 £40,000 -20.00%
Berkshire +36 5 £47,500 -26.92%
City of London +19 5 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Yorkshire +8 4 £55,000 +47.65% 2
Rochdale - 4 £40,000 -
Hatfield - 4 - -
Reading +25 3 £38,750 -40.38%
North Yorkshire +1 3 £55,000 +41.93%
Twickenham - 3 £50,000 -
West Midlands +25 2 £55,000 +10.00%
South West +4 2 £90,000 +160.86%
Somerset - 2 £90,000 -
Bath - 2 £90,000 -
Slough - 2 £72,500 -
Farnborough +10 1 £55,000 +8.91%
Sheffield +3 1 - - 2
Hampshire 0 1 £55,000 +29.41%
South Yorkshire -4 1 - - 2
Harrogate -5 1 £40,000 +3.22%
Cheshire -7 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Wales - 1 £22,500 -
South Wales - 1 £22,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £32,000 -
Witney - 1 £32,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 161 (82.99%) VMware
2 120 (61.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (57.22%) Amazon AWS
4 109 (56.19%) Microsoft
5 101 (52.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 101 (52.06%) vSphere
6 97 (50.00%) Windows
7 82 (42.27%) Linux
8 70 (36.08%) Windows Server
9 57 (29.38%) Active Directory
10 54 (27.84%) DNS
11 53 (27.32%) PowerShell
12 47 (24.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 46 (23.71%) ITIL
13 46 (23.71%) Puppet
14 45 (23.20%) Windows Server 2008
15 43 (22.16%) Hyper-V
16 42 (21.65%) Data Centre
17 40 (20.62%) Opscode Chef
18 38 (19.59%) OpenStack
19 37 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
20 36 (18.56%) Perl
20 36 (18.56%) Migration
21 35 (18.04%) Open Source
21 35 (18.04%) Windows Server 2012
22 32 (16.49%) Configuration Management
23 31 (15.98%) SLA
23 31 (15.98%) DHCP
24 30 (15.46%) Software Engineering
25 29 (14.95%) Google

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 38 (19.59%) OpenStack
2 25 (12.89%) MS Exchange
3 24 (12.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (4.64%) WebLogic
4 9 (4.64%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.09%) IIS
7 4 (2.06%) Apache
7 4 (2.06%) nginx
7 4 (2.06%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.55%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.55%) CMS
8 3 (1.55%) Drupal
9 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.03%) SAS
9 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.52%) Confluence
10 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.06%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 111 (57.22%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (52.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (14.95%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (6.19%) IaaS
4 12 (6.19%) IBM Cloud
5 11 (5.67%) Office 365
6 10 (5.15%) PaaS
7 9 (4.64%) SoftLayer
8 7 (3.61%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (2.06%) SaaS
10 3 (1.55%) Bluemix
10 3 (1.55%) Google App Engine
11 2 (1.03%) Akamai
11 2 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (1.03%) G Suite
11 2 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 54 (27.84%) DNS
2 31 (15.98%) DHCP
3 28 (14.43%) SAN
4 20 (10.31%) iSCSI
5 16 (8.25%) Firewall
5 16 (8.25%) TCP/IP
6 14 (7.22%) SSL
7 13 (6.70%) NetScaler
8 12 (6.19%) IPv4
8 12 (6.19%) Remote Desktop
9 11 (5.67%) Fibre Channel
9 11 (5.67%) VoIP
9 11 (5.67%) VPN
10 10 (5.15%) Internet
11 9 (4.64%) IPsec
11 9 (4.64%) SNMP
11 9 (4.64%) Software-Defined Networking
12 6 (3.09%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (3.09%) NAS
12 6 (3.09%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.40%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.19%) MySQL
3 4 (2.06%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.55%) Big Data
4 3 (1.55%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.03%) Redis
5 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.52%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 15 (7.73%) Vagrant
2 10 (5.15%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.15%) Sonatype Nexus
2 10 (5.15%) Subversion
3 9 (4.64%) Ant
3 9 (4.64%) Artifactory
3 9 (4.64%) Automake
3 9 (4.64%) CMake
3 9 (4.64%) Grunt
3 9 (4.64%) Hudson
3 9 (4.64%) JUnit
4 2 (1.03%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 17 (8.76%) Finance
2 8 (4.12%) Marketing
3 5 (2.58%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.06%) Legal
4 4 (2.06%) Retail
5 3 (1.55%) Advertising
5 3 (1.55%) Electronics
5 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (29.38%) Architect
2 26 (13.40%) Cloud Architect
3 24 (12.37%) Enterprise Architect
4 23 (11.86%) Infrastructure Architect
5 21 (10.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 21 (10.82%) Cloud Engineer
5 21 (10.82%) VMware Engineer
6 20 (10.31%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
7 17 (8.76%) Consultant
8 16 (8.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (7.22%) Cloud Consultant
9 14 (7.22%) Linux Engineer
10 11 (5.67%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (5.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 10 (5.15%) DevOps Architect
11 10 (5.15%) Support Engineer
11 10 (5.15%) Technical Specialist
11 10 (5.15%) Virtualisation Engineer
12 9 (4.64%) Linux Support
12 9 (4.64%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.34%) LAMP
2 10 (5.15%) .NET
3 9 (4.64%) Velocity
4 6 (3.09%) Web Services
5 4 (2.06%) RESTful
6 3 (1.55%) Middleware
6 3 (1.55%) Sass
7 1 (0.52%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.65%) Data Centre
2 26 (13.40%) Hybrid Cloud
3 15 (7.73%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 13 (6.70%) Management Information System
5 12 (6.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (4.64%) User Experience
7 8 (4.12%) Clustering
7 8 (4.12%) Computer Science
7 8 (4.12%) PKI
7 8 (4.12%) Private Cloud
7 8 (4.12%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.58%) FlexPod
8 5 (2.58%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.06%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.55%) EMC VNX
11 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.52%) EMC VNXe
12 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.52%) Replication
12 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 97 (50.00%) Windows
2 82 (42.27%) Linux
3 70 (36.08%) Windows Server
4 45 (23.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (18.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (12.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (10.31%) CentOS
8 18 (9.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (6.19%) Unix
9 12 (6.19%) VMS
10 10 (5.15%) Windows 2000
10 10 (5.15%) Windows NT
11 6 (3.09%) Debian
11 6 (3.09%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (23.71%) ITIL
2 37 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (18.56%) Migration
4 35 (18.04%) Open Source
5 32 (16.49%) Configuration Management
6 30 (15.46%) Software Engineering
7 29 (14.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 26 (13.40%) Enterprise Architecture
9 24 (12.37%) DevOps
10 23 (11.86%) Presales
11 21 (10.82%) Change Management
11 21 (10.82%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (9.28%) IT Strategy
13 16 (8.25%) Customer Requirements
14 15 (7.73%) Desktop Virtualisation
15 13 (6.70%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (6.70%) Problem Management
15 13 (6.70%) Service Delivery
16 12 (6.19%) Incident Management
16 12 (6.19%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (27.32%) PowerShell
2 36 (18.56%) Perl
3 27 (13.92%) Python
4 23 (11.86%) Ruby
5 22 (11.34%) Java
6 18 (9.28%) Bash Shell
7 17 (8.76%) SQL
8 14 (7.22%) PHP
9 12 (6.19%) VBScript
10 8 (4.12%) VB
11 4 (2.06%) C#
11 4 (2.06%) C++
11 4 (2.06%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (24.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 29 (14.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (8.25%) MCSE
4 12 (6.19%) Degree
4 12 (6.19%) Security Cleared
5 10 (5.15%) SC Cleared
5 10 (5.15%) VCDX
6 8 (4.12%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (3.61%) RHCE
8 6 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (3.09%) VCP5
9 5 (2.58%) AWS Certification
9 5 (2.58%) MCSD
10 4 (2.06%) CCNP
11 3 (1.55%) CCNA
11 3 (1.55%) VCAP
11 3 (1.55%) VCP6
12 2 (1.03%) NCDA
12 2 (1.03%) NCIE
12 2 (1.03%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.98%) SLA
2 12 (6.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (5.15%) QA
4 6 (3.09%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.03%) COBIT
5 2 (1.03%) GCP
System Software
1 120 (61.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 101 (52.06%) vSphere
3 57 (29.38%) Active Directory
4 43 (22.16%) Hyper-V
5 17 (8.76%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (8.25%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (7.22%) NFS
8 13 (6.70%) VMware ESX
9 11 (5.67%) KVM
10 10 (5.15%) XenDesktop
11 9 (4.64%) Docker
12 8 (4.12%) Forefront TMG
12 8 (4.12%) ISA Server
12 8 (4.12%) UAG
12 8 (4.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 7 (3.61%) XenServer
14 3 (1.55%) HDFS
14 3 (1.55%) LXC
14 3 (1.55%) Samba
14 3 (1.55%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 46 (23.71%) Puppet
2 40 (20.62%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (14.43%) Ansible
4 23 (11.86%) vRealize
5 22 (11.34%) vCenter Server
6 15 (7.73%) SCVMM
6 15 (7.73%) vMotion
6 15 (7.73%) WMI
7 9 (4.64%) SCOM
8 8 (4.12%) Microsoft Clustering
9 7 (3.61%) Failover Clustering
9 7 (3.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 7 (3.61%) PowerCLI
10 6 (3.09%) SCCM
11 5 (2.58%) Salt
12 3 (1.55%) EMC VPLEX
13 2 (1.03%) Backup Exec
13 2 (1.03%) Nagios
13 2 (1.03%) NetBackup
13 2 (1.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 161 (82.99%) VMware
2 109 (56.19%) Microsoft
3 29 (14.95%) Cisco
3 29 (14.95%) Google
4 27 (13.92%) Citrix
5 21 (10.82%) HP
6 19 (9.79%) NetApp
6 19 (9.79%) Oracle
7 17 (8.76%) Zerto
8 11 (5.67%) 3PAR
8 11 (5.67%) Dell
8 11 (5.67%) Red Hat
9 10 (5.15%) EMC
9 10 (5.15%) EqualLogic
9 10 (5.15%) Rackspace
10 9 (4.64%) Veeam
11 8 (4.12%) Veritas
12 7 (3.61%) Dell Compellent
13 6 (3.09%) Nimsoft
14 4 (2.06%) Juniper
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