Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for vMotion skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vMotion over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere vMotion
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1102 1157 1175
Rank change year-on-year +55 +18 +95
Permanent jobs citing vMotion 38 42 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.023% 0.036%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.21% 0.26% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 52
UK median annual salary £38,500 £48,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.62% -4.90% +9.68%
10th Percentile £33,750 £41,250 £39,207
90th Percentile £49,637 £96,625 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year -14.44% -8.63% +15.88%

vMotion is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 17,775 16,120 17,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.91% 8.93% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14,034 13,235 13,798
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,957 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,039 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% - +5.88%

vMotion
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for vMotion in the UK

vMotion
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vMotion.

Salary trend for vMotion in the UK

vMotion
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vMotion over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for vMotion in the UK

vMotion
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vMotion within the UK over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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
UK excluding London +41 36 £38,500 -14.44% 5
England +35 29 £38,500 -20.62% 6
South East +32 13 £37,500 -8.54%
Midlands - 9 £38,500 - 2
Scotland - 8 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 6 - - 1
North of England - 5 £49,482 - 2
North West - 3 £49,482 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £38,500 - 1
North East - 2 £46,255 -
London +28 1 £50,000 -6.54% 1
South West -2 1 £42,500 -5.56%

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing vMotion 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 vMotion.

1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (71.05%) Windows
4 21 (55.26%) SAN
5 20 (52.63%) vSphere
5 20 (52.63%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (47.37%) EMC
6 18 (47.37%) vCenter Server
7 17 (44.74%) Cisco
7 17 (44.74%) Linux
8 16 (42.11%) ITIL
9 15 (39.47%) HP
9 15 (39.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (39.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 14 (36.84%) Virtual Machines
10 14 (36.84%) NAS
10 14 (36.84%) Replication
11 13 (34.21%) Isilon
11 13 (34.21%) Capacity Management
11 13 (34.21%) Brocade
11 13 (34.21%) EMC VNX
11 13 (34.21%) EMC VPLEX
11 13 (34.21%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
12 12 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (31.58%) Red Hat
13 11 (28.95%) EMC Certification
13 11 (28.95%) NFS
13 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
13 11 (28.95%) Cisco CUCM

vMotion
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 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) JBoss
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) G Suite
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (55.26%) SAN
2 14 (36.84%) NAS
3 10 (26.32%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (15.79%) NetScaler
5 5 (13.16%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.63%) DNS
6 1 (2.63%) FCoE
6 1 (2.63%) Network Security
6 1 (2.63%) SMTP
6 1 (2.63%) SSH
6 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.63%) VSAN
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) GitLab
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (10.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Technical Specialist
3 9 (23.68%) VMware Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Technical Support
6 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (13.16%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Linux Server Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Linux Support
6 5 (13.16%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Server Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Server Support
6 5 (13.16%) Server Support Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Citrix Specialist
7 4 (10.53%) Citrix Technical Specialist
7 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (10.53%) Storage Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Support Specialist
7 4 (10.53%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) COM
1 1 (2.63%) LDAP
1 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Replication
2 13 (34.21%) EMC VNX
3 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
3 10 (26.32%) Public Cloud
4 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 6 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 4 (10.53%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (5.26%) Clustering
7 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 27 (71.05%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Linux
3 12 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.79%) VMS
6 4 (10.53%) Windows 2000
6 4 (10.53%) Windows NT
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.26%) Unix
8 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) ITIL
2 15 (39.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (34.21%) Capacity Management
3 13 (34.21%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 9 (23.68%) Collaborative Working
4 9 (23.68%) Storage Management
5 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
6 7 (18.42%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (18.42%) Service Management
7 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.16%) Analytics
8 5 (13.16%) Coaching
8 5 (13.16%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
8 5 (13.16%) Migration
8 5 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (10.53%) ITIL V3
9 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
1 4 (10.53%) VB
2 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) Bourne shell
3 1 (2.63%) C-shell
3 1 (2.63%) Korn
3 1 (2.63%) Perl
3 1 (2.63%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (28.95%) EMC Certification
3 6 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (15.79%) Degree
3 6 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
4 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 32 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (52.63%) VMware ESXi
2 20 (52.63%) vSphere
3 14 (36.84%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
4 11 (28.95%) NFS
5 9 (23.68%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
7 6 (15.79%) Firmware
7 6 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (15.79%) XenApp
7 6 (15.79%) XenDesktop
8 4 (10.53%) vCloud
8 4 (10.53%) VMware NSX
9 1 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (2.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 18 (47.37%) vCenter Server
2 13 (34.21%) EMC VPLEX
3 11 (28.95%) Cisco CUCM
3 11 (28.95%) vRealize
4 6 (15.79%) Puppet
4 6 (15.79%) SCVMM
5 4 (10.53%) NetBackup
5 4 (10.53%) WMI
6 3 (7.89%) PowerCLI
7 1 (2.63%) Ansible
7 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (47.37%) EMC
3 17 (44.74%) Cisco
4 15 (39.47%) HP
5 13 (34.21%) Brocade
5 13 (34.21%) Isilon
6 12 (31.58%) Red Hat
7 10 (26.32%) Dell
8 9 (23.68%) CommVault
9 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 6 (15.79%) Citrix
10 6 (15.79%) Ivanti
11 5 (13.16%) IBM
11 5 (13.16%) Veeam
12 4 (10.53%) NetApp
13 1 (2.63%) Oracle
13 1 (2.63%) Sun
13 1 (2.63%) Veritas