Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for vRealize skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vRealize over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vRealize Suite
UK
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1017 653 905
Rank change year-on-year -364 +252 +18
Permanent jobs citing vRealize 46 79 175
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.22% 0.84% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 38 62 135
10th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £37,250
25th Percentile £51,250 £60,313 £46,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,250 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.77% +8.33% -7.69%
75th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £86,625 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

vRealize 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 21,291 9,366 17,604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.65% 16.69% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13,980 7,900 13,629
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £103,750 £92,500 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.73% +4.00% +0.25%

vRealize
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for vRealize in the UK

vRealize
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for vRealize in the UK

vRealize
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing vRealize over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for vRealize in the UK

vRealize
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vRealize within the UK over the 6 months to 4 December 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 -313 38 £57,500 -11.54% 14
UK excluding London -216 37 £55,000 - 9
South East -131 12 £85,000 +30.77% 1
North of England -123 9 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Work from Home -241 9 £70,000 +3.70% 2
North West -92 8 £52,500 -12.50%
London -269 8 £83,750 +24.07% 6
Midlands -106 7 £55,000 +22.22%
Scotland -67 6 £53,750 +26.47% 1
East Midlands - 6 £55,000 -
South West -72 4 £50,000 -23.08% 4
West Midlands -93 1 - -
North East - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT jobs citing vRealize 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 vRealize.

1 43 (93.48%) VMware
2 35 (76.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (54.35%) Windows
4 24 (52.17%) Azure
5 22 (47.83%) vSphere
5 22 (47.83%) Ansible
6 21 (45.65%) ITIL
7 18 (39.13%) Linux
8 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
8 17 (36.96%) AWS
9 16 (34.78%) Data Centre
9 16 (34.78%) Windows Server
10 15 (32.61%) DevOps
10 15 (32.61%) PowerShell
10 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (30.43%) SaaS
11 14 (30.43%) PaaS
11 14 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
12 13 (28.26%) Python
13 12 (26.09%) Finance
13 12 (26.09%) Presales
14 11 (23.91%) VSAN
14 11 (23.91%) Social Skills
14 11 (23.91%) Project Management
14 11 (23.91%) Cisco
14 11 (23.91%) DNS
14 11 (23.91%) SAN
14 11 (23.91%) Puppet
15 10 (21.74%) IaaS

vRealize
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 3 (6.52%) Confluence
2 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.17%) JBoss
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (52.17%) Azure
2 17 (36.96%) AWS
3 14 (30.43%) PaaS
3 14 (30.43%) SaaS
4 10 (21.74%) IaaS
5 3 (6.52%) GCP
5 3 (6.52%) OpenShift
6 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) DNS
1 11 (23.91%) SAN
1 11 (23.91%) VSAN
2 8 (17.39%) Network Security
3 7 (15.22%) Firewall
4 4 (8.70%) DHCP
5 3 (6.52%) BGP
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (6.52%) EIGRP
5 3 (6.52%) Ethernet VPN
5 3 (6.52%) MPLS
5 3 (6.52%) NX-OS
5 3 (6.52%) OSPF
5 3 (6.52%) VXLAN
5 3 (6.52%) WAN
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (4.35%) FTP
6 2 (4.35%) LAN
7 1 (2.17%) Internet
7 1 (2.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) DB2
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.04%) JIRA
3 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.70%) GitLab
4 3 (6.52%) Bitbucket
4 3 (6.52%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (6.52%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.17%) git-flow
6 1 (2.17%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.17%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.17%) PyCharm
6 1 (2.17%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (2.17%) Subversion
6 1 (2.17%) WebStorm
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Social Skills
3 6 (13.04%) Presentation Skills
4 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.70%) Documentation Skills
5 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.35%) Automotive
6 2 (4.35%) Banking
6 2 (4.35%) Public Sector
6 2 (4.35%) Retail
7 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Architect
2 7 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Consultant
3 6 (13.04%) Presales Solution Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (6.52%) Network Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) VMware Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) IT Support Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Presales Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) Middleware
2 2 (4.35%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.17%) CSS
3 1 (2.17%) CSS3
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) HTML5
3 1 (2.17%) J2EE
3 1 (2.17%) JPA
3 1 (2.17%) Keycloak
3 1 (2.17%) LDAP
3 1 (2.17%) Node.js
3 1 (2.17%) React
3 1 (2.17%) REST
3 1 (2.17%) Spring
3 1 (2.17%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.17%) Vue.js
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.39%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (13.04%) Private Cloud
4 4 (8.70%) Fat Client
4 4 (8.70%) PMI
4 4 (8.70%) Thin Client
5 3 (6.52%) Clustering
5 3 (6.52%) PKI
6 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.35%) Replication
7 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Linux
3 16 (34.78%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (8.70%) Unix
6 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.35%) AIX
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) ITIL
2 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) DevOps
3 14 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 12 (26.09%) Presales
5 11 (23.91%) Project Management
6 9 (19.57%) TOGAF
7 6 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (13.04%) ERP
7 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure as Code
7 6 (13.04%) Scrum
7 6 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (10.87%) Data Acquisition
8 5 (10.87%) Identity Management
8 5 (10.87%) Migration
8 5 (10.87%) Technical Debt
9 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.70%) PRINCE
9 4 (8.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) PowerShell
2 13 (28.26%) Python
3 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
3 6 (13.04%) Java
4 4 (8.70%) SQL
5 3 (6.52%) Ruby
6 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.17%) C
7 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (17.39%) VCAP
3 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
3 7 (15.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (13.04%) PMI Certification
5 5 (10.87%) DV Cleared
5 5 (10.87%) MCSA
6 4 (8.70%) MCSE
6 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.35%) Degree
7 2 (4.35%) PMP
7 2 (4.35%) VCP5
8 1 (2.17%) CCA
8 1 (2.17%) CCIE
8 1 (2.17%) CCNP
8 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (2.17%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (76.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (47.83%) vSphere
3 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
4 9 (19.57%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (17.39%) VMware NSX
6 7 (15.22%) Docker
7 5 (10.87%) NFS
8 2 (4.35%) vCloud
9 1 (2.17%) Firmware
9 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (47.83%) Ansible
2 11 (23.91%) Puppet
3 10 (21.74%) vCenter Server
4 7 (15.22%) Kubernetes
4 7 (15.22%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (15.22%) Terraform
5 6 (13.04%) SCOM
6 5 (10.87%) SCOrch
7 4 (8.70%) PowerCLI
7 4 (8.70%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (6.52%) SCCM
9 2 (4.35%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 2 (4.35%) HP SIM
9 2 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (2.17%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 1 (2.17%) Avamar
10 1 (2.17%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 1 (2.17%) Packer
10 1 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 43 (93.48%) VMware
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 11 (23.91%) Cisco
4 5 (10.87%) HP
5 3 (6.52%) Intel
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle
5 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.35%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.35%) BMC
6 2 (4.35%) CA
6 2 (4.35%) Dell
6 2 (4.35%) EMC
6 2 (4.35%) IBM
6 2 (4.35%) LogRhythm
6 2 (4.35%) McAfee
6 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.35%) Tripwire
6 2 (4.35%) Veeam
7 1 (2.17%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (2.17%) SaltStack