Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere vMotion
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1134 1168 1232
Rank change year-on-year +34 +64 +22
Permanent jobs citing vMotion 43 73 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.038% 0.030%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.28% 0.44% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 29 55 36
UK median annual salary £46,500 £52,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.43% +12.90% -11.43%
10th Percentile £41,100 £39,638 £40,000
90th Percentile £96,500 £58,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -18.27%

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 15491 16590 16698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.86% 8.65% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12653 13414 13475
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +3.23%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for vMotion in the UK

vMotion
Top 5 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 17 October 2017. 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 +33 42 £46,500 -11.43% 3
London +28 23 £52,500 -8.70% 3
UK excluding London +19 19 £45,000 -5.26%
South West +23 12 £45,000 +20.60%
South East +46 7 £41,000 -25.45%

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing vMotion 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 vMotion.

1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (95.35%) Windows
3 37 (86.05%) Linux
4 36 (83.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 34 (79.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (76.74%) VMware ESXi
7 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
7 30 (69.77%) Active Directory
8 29 (67.44%) Firewall
8 29 (67.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (62.79%) Replication
9 27 (62.79%) Finance
9 27 (62.79%) NetApp
10 24 (55.81%) iSCSI
11 23 (53.49%) TCP/IP
11 23 (53.49%) NFS
12 22 (51.16%) VPN
12 22 (51.16%) Clustering
12 22 (51.16%) VLAN
13 17 (39.53%) DNS
14 16 (37.21%) SQL
14 16 (37.21%) Citrix
14 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Clustering
15 14 (32.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (32.56%) IBM
15 14 (32.56%) SAN
15 14 (32.56%) C
15 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
16 13 (30.23%) DHCP
16 13 (30.23%) Oracle

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 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
2 13 (30.23%) Apache
2 13 (30.23%) WebSphere
3 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (23.26%) IIS
4 10 (23.26%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) IaaS
2 4 (9.30%) PaaS
3 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.98%) Office 365
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle CX
4 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (67.44%) Firewall
2 24 (55.81%) iSCSI
3 23 (53.49%) TCP/IP
4 22 (51.16%) VLAN
4 22 (51.16%) VPN
5 17 (39.53%) DNS
6 14 (32.56%) SAN
7 13 (30.23%) DHCP
8 4 (9.30%) BGP
8 4 (9.30%) SSL
9 3 (6.98%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (6.98%) SNMP
10 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (4.65%) Network Security
11 1 (2.33%) BIG-IP
11 1 (2.33%) ICMP
11 1 (2.33%) NAS
11 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
11 1 (2.33%) SSH
11 1 (2.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) MySQL
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.30%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.98%) SAP HANA
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 27 (62.79%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) French Language
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Analyst
1 20 (46.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 12 (27.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Wintel Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 5 (11.63%) Team Leader
5 5 (11.63%) Wintel Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Server Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Server Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Wintel Server Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) LAMP
2 4 (9.30%) Middleware
3 3 (6.98%) Java SE
3 3 (6.98%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (62.79%) Replication
2 22 (51.16%) Clustering
3 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (18.60%) Data Centre
5 4 (9.30%) EMC VNX
6 3 (6.98%) CLARiiON
6 3 (6.98%) EMC VMAX
6 3 (6.98%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 41 (95.35%) Windows
2 37 (86.05%) Linux
3 34 (79.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (67.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (32.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (25.58%) Windows Server
7 6 (13.95%) Unix
8 4 (9.30%) VMS
8 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (6.98%) Solaris
9 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) Capacity Management
1 7 (16.28%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
2 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
2 6 (13.95%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.30%) Migration
4 4 (9.30%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (9.30%) Performance Management
4 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.98%) CRM
5 3 (6.98%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (6.98%) Data Security
5 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.98%) ERP
5 3 (6.98%) High Availability
5 3 (6.98%) Open Source
5 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) SQL
2 14 (32.56%) C
3 11 (25.58%) Bash Shell
4 10 (23.26%) AWK
4 10 (23.26%) PowerShell
4 10 (23.26%) sed
5 3 (6.98%) Java
5 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
6 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.33%) CCSA
2 1 (2.33%) CCSE
2 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) EMC Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
2 3 (6.98%) ISO 22301
2 3 (6.98%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (83.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (76.74%) VMware ESXi
3 30 (69.77%) Active Directory
4 23 (53.49%) NFS
5 12 (27.91%) vSphere
5 12 (27.91%) XenApp
6 3 (6.98%) Docker
6 3 (6.98%) KVM
6 3 (6.98%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.33%) VMFS
7 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Clustering
2 10 (23.26%) Backup Exec
2 10 (23.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (16.28%) Ansible
4 6 (13.95%) vCenter Server
5 4 (9.30%) Puppet
5 4 (9.30%) vRealize
6 3 (6.98%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (6.98%) NetBackup
6 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (6.98%) Opsview
6 3 (6.98%) PowerCLI
6 3 (6.98%) SCCM
6 3 (6.98%) SCOM
6 3 (6.98%) SCOrch
6 3 (6.98%) SCSM
6 3 (6.98%) WMI
6 3 (6.98%) WSUS
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (2.33%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
3 27 (62.79%) NetApp
4 16 (37.21%) Citrix
5 14 (32.56%) IBM
6 13 (30.23%) Oracle
7 10 (23.26%) HP
7 10 (23.26%) Symantec
8 8 (18.60%) Juniper
9 7 (16.28%) EMC
10 6 (13.95%) Barracuda Networks
10 6 (13.95%) Cisco
10 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
11 4 (9.30%) Dell
11 4 (9.30%) SAP
12 3 (6.98%) Siebel
12 3 (6.98%) Sybase
12 3 (6.98%) Veritas
12 3 (6.98%) WatchGuard
13 2 (4.65%) CommVault