Period
to 27 February 2021

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 27 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere vMotion
UK
6 months to
27 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 793 1024 1081
Rank change year-on-year +231 +57 +108
Permanent jobs citing vMotion 11 3 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.002% 0.027%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.092% 0.019% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 34
Median annual salary £56,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.97% -1.11% +3.45%
10th Percentile £50,500 £43,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,750 £56,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 - £42,500

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 11,973 15,713 17,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.13% 12.78% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9,717 12,217 13,703
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%

vMotion
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for vMotion in the UK

vMotion
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing vMotion.

Salary trend for vMotion in the UK

vMotion
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing vMotion over the 6 months to 27 February 2021.

Salary histogram for vMotion in the UK

vMotion
Top 7 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 27 February 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 +214 11 £56,500 +26.97% 1
London +192 9 £56,500 +26.97% 1
UK excluding London +148 2 £35,000 -
Work from Home - 1 £55,000 -
Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
South East - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 February 2021, 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (72.73%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (63.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (54.55%) Capacity Management
5 6 (54.55%) Incident Management
5 6 (54.55%) Availability Management
6 5 (45.45%) VPN
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) Windows
6 5 (45.45%) Azure
6 5 (45.45%) Finance
6 5 (45.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (45.45%) Ansible
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft 365
7 4 (36.36%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
7 4 (36.36%) Linux
7 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
7 4 (36.36%) Oracle
7 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
7 4 (36.36%) VLAN
7 4 (36.36%) Firewall
7 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Automation

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 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Azure
1 5 (45.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (36.36%) OneDrive
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) AWS
3 1 (9.09%) GitHub
3 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) VPN
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) GitLab
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Automation Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (63.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) Availability Management
3 6 (54.55%) Capacity Management
3 6 (54.55%) Incident Management
4 4 (36.36%) Data Loss Prevention
4 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Automation
4 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 1 (9.09%) DevOps
7 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 1 (9.09%) Security Hardening
7 1 (9.09%) Task Automation
7 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) RHCA
1 1 (9.09%) RHCE
1 1 (9.09%) RHCSA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (18.18%) Docker
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) vCenter Server
2 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
5 1 (9.09%) Adobe
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Veeam