Period
to 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCloud Suite
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 810 1090 1108
Rank change year-on-year +280 +18 -187
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 270 80 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.049% 0.059%
As % of the System Software category 1.15% 0.32% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 249 62 75
UK median annual salary £42,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,500 £99,750 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £39,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.28% -21.50% -4.76%

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 23,494 24,666 22,948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.19% 14.97% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 19,352 20,139 19,320
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +8.97% +4.00%

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 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 2019. 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 +282 268 £42,500 -29.17% 16
UK excluding London +269 247 £42,500 +8.28% 17
North of England +184 177 £40,000 -8.57%
Yorkshire +163 174 £40,000 -5.88%
South East +62 60 £52,500 +50.00% 9
London +90 23 £67,500 -18.18% 1
Midlands +43 5 £55,000 +42.86% 3
North West +40 3 £52,500 +16.67%
East of England - 3 £52,500 - 1
East Midlands +30 2 £57,500 +49.35% 1
Scotland - 2 - -
West Midlands - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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.

1 175 (64.81%) Cisco Certification
1 175 (64.81%) Presales
2 174 (64.44%) CCNP
2 174 (64.44%) Internet
2 174 (64.44%) MPLS
3 173 (64.07%) Validation
4 172 (63.70%) CCNA
5 139 (51.48%) WAN
6 84 (31.11%) VMware
7 58 (21.48%) Azure
8 52 (19.26%) AWS
9 42 (15.56%) Linux
9 42 (15.56%) BGP
10 37 (13.70%) Public Cloud
11 35 (12.96%) vSphere
12 29 (10.74%) Firewall
13 28 (10.37%) Telecoms
14 26 (9.63%) Cisco
14 26 (9.63%) Java
15 24 (8.89%) Oracle
16 23 (8.52%) ITIL
16 23 (8.52%) Problem-Solving
17 22 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
17 22 (8.15%) Private Cloud
18 21 (7.78%) VMware NSX
19 20 (7.41%) Windows
20 19 (7.04%) Fortinet
21 18 (6.67%) PowerShell
21 18 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
21 18 (6.67%) Office 365

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 15 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (3.70%) OpenStack
3 8 (2.96%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.85%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.11%) JBoss
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.37%) IIS
6 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 58 (21.48%) Azure
2 52 (19.26%) AWS
3 18 (6.67%) Office 365
4 9 (3.33%) GCP
5 7 (2.59%) IaaS
6 3 (1.11%) PaaS
7 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.37%) G Suite
7 1 (0.37%) GitHub
7 1 (0.37%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 174 (64.44%) Internet
1 174 (64.44%) MPLS
2 139 (51.48%) WAN
3 42 (15.56%) BGP
4 29 (10.74%) Firewall
5 18 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (6.67%) VPN
6 8 (2.96%) LAN
7 6 (2.22%) SAN
8 5 (1.85%) Skype
9 4 (1.48%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (1.48%) NetScaler
9 4 (1.48%) NX-OS
9 4 (1.48%) VSAN
10 3 (1.11%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.74%) IPv4
11 2 (0.74%) IPv6
11 2 (0.74%) OSPF
12 1 (0.37%) DHCP
12 1 (0.37%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (1.48%) MySQL
3 2 (0.74%) Big Data
3 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.37%) Redis
4 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.48%) Gradle
2 4 (1.48%) JUnit
2 4 (1.48%) Maven
3 3 (1.11%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.11%) DbUnit
3 3 (1.11%) JMeter
3 3 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.37%) gulp
4 1 (0.37%) TestNG
4 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
General
1 28 (10.37%) Telecoms
2 6 (2.22%) Billing
2 6 (2.22%) Finance
2 6 (2.22%) Public Sector
3 4 (1.48%) Retail
4 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.37%) Electronics
5 1 (0.37%) Legal
5 1 (0.37%) Marketing
5 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 176 (65.19%) Network Engineer
2 136 (50.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 135 (50.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 78 (28.89%) Project Engineer
5 20 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
6 18 (6.67%) Developer
6 18 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
7 15 (5.56%) ServiceNow Developer
8 13 (4.81%) Consultant
9 11 (4.07%) Cloud Consultant
9 11 (4.07%) IT Consultant
9 11 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (4.07%) Migration Consultant
9 11 (4.07%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 9 (3.33%) Azure Engineer
10 9 (3.33%) NOC Engineer
10 9 (3.33%) Open Source Engineer
11 8 (2.96%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (2.59%) Architect
13 6 (2.22%) Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.70%) CSS
1 10 (3.70%) HTML
1 10 (3.70%) RESTful
2 9 (3.33%) Java EE
2 9 (3.33%) JAX-RS
2 9 (3.33%) JSF
2 9 (3.33%) Swagger
2 9 (3.33%) Web Services
3 5 (1.85%) Spring
4 4 (1.48%) Hibernate
5 3 (1.11%) Apache Camel
5 3 (1.11%) Gherkin
5 3 (1.11%) JPA
6 1 (0.37%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.37%) Express
6 1 (0.37%) HTML5
6 1 (0.37%) Nunjucks
6 1 (0.37%) Sass
6 1 (0.37%) Spring Boot
6 1 (0.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.70%) Public Cloud
2 22 (8.15%) Private Cloud
3 15 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.19%) Linux Command Line
4 14 (5.19%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (5.19%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 11 (4.07%) Data Centre
6 9 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.85%) CMDB
8 1 (0.37%) Clustering
8 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.37%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 42 (15.56%) Linux
2 20 (7.41%) Windows
3 14 (5.19%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.59%) VMS
4 7 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.74%) CentOS
7 1 (0.37%) Unix
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (64.81%) Presales
2 173 (64.07%) Validation
3 23 (8.52%) ITIL
3 23 (8.52%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (5.93%) ITSM
4 16 (5.93%) Tech Ops
5 15 (5.56%) Analytics
5 15 (5.56%) DevOps
5 15 (5.56%) Workflow
6 13 (4.81%) Open Source
7 12 (4.44%) Business Development
7 12 (4.44%) Collaborative Working
7 12 (4.44%) Infrastructure as Code
7 12 (4.44%) Project Management
7 12 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (4.07%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (4.07%) Business Transformation
8 11 (4.07%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (4.07%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 11 (4.07%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (9.63%) Java
2 18 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.48%) Python
5 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.11%) Ruby
6 2 (0.74%) Perl
6 2 (0.74%) PHP
7 1 (0.37%) Go
7 1 (0.37%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 175 (64.81%) Cisco Certification
2 174 (64.44%) CCNP
3 172 (63.70%) CCNA
4 14 (5.19%) Security Cleared
5 13 (4.81%) Degree
5 13 (4.81%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.22%) MCSE
7 6 (2.22%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.11%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.74%) MCSA
11 1 (0.37%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.37%) MCITP
11 1 (0.37%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.74%) ISO 9001
1 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 35 (12.96%) vSphere
2 22 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (7.78%) VMware NSX
4 14 (5.19%) Hyper-V
5 11 (4.07%) Docker
6 10 (3.70%) Active Directory
7 7 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.74%) XenApp
10 1 (0.37%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (6.67%) vCenter Server
2 15 (5.56%) Ansible
2 15 (5.56%) Terraform
3 7 (2.59%) SCCM
4 6 (2.22%) Puppet
4 6 (2.22%) vRealize
5 4 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.74%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.74%) SCOM
7 1 (0.37%) Cloudify
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 84 (31.11%) VMware
2 26 (9.63%) Cisco
3 24 (8.89%) Oracle
4 19 (7.04%) Fortinet
5 15 (5.56%) AppDynamics
5 15 (5.56%) ServiceNow
6 11 (4.07%) Microsoft
7 9 (3.33%) Google
8 6 (2.22%) Veeam
9 5 (1.85%) EMC
9 5 (1.85%) HP
9 5 (1.85%) NetApp
10 4 (1.48%) Citrix
10 4 (1.48%) Dell
11 3 (1.11%) Juniper
12 2 (0.74%) Huawei
12 2 (0.74%) Palo Alto
12 2 (0.74%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.37%) Symantec
13 1 (0.37%) Toshiba