Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere vMotion
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1149 1164 1214
Rank change year-on-year +15 +50 +46
Permanent jobs citing vMotion 31 68 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.037% 0.033%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.20% 0.42% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 51 51
UK median annual salary £50,500 £51,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.98% +9.68% -11.00%
10th Percentile £40,500 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £58,750 £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £51,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -13.73% +20.00% -15.00%

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 15844 16176 16518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.83% 8.69% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12982 13079 13504
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -24 30 £50,500 -0.98% 1
London -1 15 £67,500 +17.39%
UK excluding London -5 15 £44,000 -13.73% 1
South East +14 8 £40,500 -26.36%
South West +3 7 £45,000 +30.43%

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (93.55%) Windows
3 25 (80.65%) Linux
4 24 (77.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (70.97%) Firewall
6 21 (67.74%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
7 20 (64.52%) Active Directory
8 18 (58.06%) Replication
9 17 (54.84%) NetApp
9 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (51.61%) TCP/IP
10 16 (51.61%) Finance
11 14 (45.16%) Clustering
11 14 (45.16%) VLAN
11 14 (45.16%) iSCSI
11 14 (45.16%) VPN
11 14 (45.16%) NFS
12 12 (38.71%) SAN
13 11 (35.48%) Citrix
13 11 (35.48%) vSphere
14 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
14 10 (32.26%) SQL
15 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
15 9 (29.03%) DNS
15 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
16 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Clustering
16 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange

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 8 (25.81%) IIS
1 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 7 (22.58%) WebSphere
3 5 (16.13%) Apache
3 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) IaaS
1 5 (16.13%) PaaS
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle CX
4 1 (3.23%) Office 365
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (70.97%) Firewall
2 16 (51.61%) TCP/IP
3 14 (45.16%) iSCSI
3 14 (45.16%) VLAN
3 14 (45.16%) VPN
4 12 (38.71%) SAN
5 9 (29.03%) DNS
6 5 (16.13%) DHCP
7 4 (12.90%) BGP
7 4 (12.90%) SSL
8 3 (9.68%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (9.68%) Network Security
8 3 (9.68%) SNMP
9 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (6.45%) NetScaler
10 1 (3.23%) FTP
10 1 (3.23%) HTTP
10 1 (3.23%) ICMP
10 1 (3.23%) NAS
10 1 (3.23%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) SAP HANA
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) French Language
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
1 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Implementation Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Wintel Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Support
5 2 (6.45%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Middleware
2 4 (12.90%) LAMP
3 3 (9.68%) Java SE
3 3 (9.68%) SAP Basis
4 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (58.06%) Replication
2 14 (45.16%) Clustering
3 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
4 5 (16.13%) EMC VNX
5 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (12.90%) CLARiiON
5 4 (12.90%) EMC VMAX
6 3 (9.68%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 25 (80.65%) Linux
3 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
6 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (22.58%) Unix
8 4 (12.90%) Solaris
8 4 (12.90%) VMS
8 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
2 5 (16.13%) Capacity Management
2 5 (16.13%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.90%) High Availability
3 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (12.90%) Open Source
3 4 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (9.68%) CRM
4 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (9.68%) Data Security
4 3 (9.68%) ERP
4 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.68%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (6.45%) IT Strategy
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) C
3 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
3 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
4 4 (12.90%) AWK
4 4 (12.90%) sed
5 3 (9.68%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CCSA
2 1 (3.23%) CCSE
2 1 (3.23%) EMC Certification
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
2 3 (9.68%) ISO 22301
2 3 (9.68%) ISO 9001
2 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (67.74%) VMware ESXi
3 20 (64.52%) Active Directory
4 14 (45.16%) NFS
5 11 (35.48%) vSphere
6 7 (22.58%) XenApp
7 4 (12.90%) KVM
8 2 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
9 1 (3.23%) Docker
9 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (3.23%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (22.58%) vCenter Server
3 6 (19.35%) Ansible
4 5 (16.13%) vRealize
5 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec
5 4 (12.90%) NetBackup
5 4 (12.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (9.68%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (9.68%) Opsview
6 3 (9.68%) PowerCLI
6 3 (9.68%) SCCM
6 3 (9.68%) SCOM
6 3 (9.68%) SCOrch
6 3 (9.68%) SCSM
6 3 (9.68%) WMI
6 3 (9.68%) WSUS
7 2 (6.45%) Puppet
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (3.23%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
3 17 (54.84%) NetApp
4 11 (35.48%) Citrix
5 8 (25.81%) HP
5 8 (25.81%) IBM
5 8 (25.81%) Juniper
6 7 (22.58%) Cisco
6 7 (22.58%) Oracle
7 6 (19.35%) Barracuda Networks
7 6 (19.35%) EMC
8 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
9 4 (12.90%) Dell
9 4 (12.90%) SAP
9 4 (12.90%) Symantec
9 4 (12.90%) Veritas
10 3 (9.68%) Siebel
10 3 (9.68%) Sybase
10 3 (9.68%) WatchGuard
11 2 (6.45%) CommVault