Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vRealize Suite
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 947 1134 1090
Rank change year-on-year +187 -44 +154
Permanent jobs citing vRealize 220 73 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.041% 0.092%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.24% 0.46% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 137 66 115
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.27% +5.50% -33.33%
10th Percentile £33,750 £41,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -33.33%

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 17,787 15,789 17,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.44% 8.96% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14,151 12,770 14,310
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%

vRealize
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for vRealize in the UK

vRealize
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for vRealize in the UK

vRealize
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vRealize over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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 17 August 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
England +152 211 £55,000 +4.27% 15
UK excluding London +147 144 £50,000 +5.26% 9
London +53 70 £70,000 +32.08% 6
East of England +64 53 £73,750 - 1
South East +37 32 £49,000 -20.00% 3
South West - 25 £55,000 - 2
North of England +40 22 £38,500 -11.49% 2
Yorkshire - 15 £38,500 - 2
North West +1 7 £44,500 +2.30%
West Midlands +34 5 £36,250 -30.95% 1
Midlands +18 5 £36,250 -30.95% 1
Northern Ireland - 5 - -
Scotland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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.

1 210 (95.45%) VMware
2 152 (69.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 146 (66.36%) Windows
4 122 (55.45%) Cisco
5 116 (52.73%) PowerShell
6 114 (51.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 108 (49.09%) Amazon AWS
8 97 (44.09%) Linux
9 88 (40.00%) Microsoft
10 87 (39.55%) Active Directory
11 85 (38.64%) vSphere
12 81 (36.82%) Python
13 76 (34.55%) Windows Server
14 71 (32.27%) Windows Server 2012
15 65 (29.55%) Ansible
16 63 (28.64%) DNS
17 62 (28.18%) DevOps
18 61 (27.73%) Data Centre
19 60 (27.27%) Citrix
19 60 (27.27%) Firewall
20 58 (26.36%) Virtual Desktop
21 57 (25.91%) EMC
22 56 (25.45%) vCenter Server
22 56 (25.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 55 (25.00%) Puppet
24 54 (24.55%) Bash Shell
24 54 (24.55%) Splunk
25 53 (24.09%) Public Cloud
25 53 (24.09%) Middleware
26 51 (23.18%) Finance

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 41 (18.64%) OpenStack
2 20 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 20 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 18 (8.18%) WebSphere
4 17 (7.73%) Confluence
4 17 (7.73%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.64%) Apache
5 8 (3.64%) IIS
5 8 (3.64%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.18%) JBoss
7 4 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.36%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.91%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 17 (7.73%) Documaker
2 3 (1.36%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 114 (51.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 108 (49.09%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (13.18%) IaaS
4 26 (11.82%) Office 365
5 18 (8.18%) OpenShift
6 17 (7.73%) GitHub
7 12 (5.45%) Azure Active Directory
7 12 (5.45%) PaaS
8 11 (5.00%) SaaS
9 5 (2.27%) CloudBees
9 5 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.45%) Akamai
10 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 63 (28.64%) DNS
2 60 (27.27%) Firewall
3 49 (22.27%) VSAN
4 42 (19.09%) SAN
5 29 (13.18%) DHCP
6 25 (11.36%) HTTP
7 20 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 20 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
7 20 (9.09%) Unified Communications
8 19 (8.64%) Cisco Nexus
8 19 (8.64%) TCP/IP
9 18 (8.18%) Cisco IOS
9 18 (8.18%) IPsec
9 18 (8.18%) NAS
9 18 (8.18%) SNMP
9 18 (8.18%) SSL
10 17 (7.73%) IMAP
10 17 (7.73%) SSH
10 17 (7.73%) Telnet
10 17 (7.73%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.09%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.91%) Oracle Database
3 17 (7.73%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.73%) Big Data
5 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (18.64%) Jenkins
2 25 (11.36%) Git (software)
3 17 (7.73%) Gerrit
3 17 (7.73%) JIRA
3 17 (7.73%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (4.55%) WinDbg
5 6 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.45%) MSI
6 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 51 (23.18%) Finance
2 7 (3.18%) Advertising
3 4 (1.82%) Back Office
3 4 (1.82%) Online Betting
3 4 (1.82%) Publishing
4 2 (0.91%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.45%) Banking
5 1 (0.45%) French Language
5 1 (0.45%) German Language
5 1 (0.45%) Retail
5 1 (0.45%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 55 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 51 (23.18%) Architect
3 40 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
4 28 (12.73%) Lead Architect
4 28 (12.73%) Solutions Architect
5 23 (10.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 21 (9.55%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (8.64%) Automation Engineer
8 18 (8.18%) Systems Engineer
9 17 (7.73%) Senior DevOps
9 17 (7.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 16 (7.27%) Analyst
10 16 (7.27%) Consultant
10 16 (7.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 16 (7.27%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 16 (7.27%) Windows Engineer
11 14 (6.36%) Administrator
12 13 (5.91%) Infrastructure Architect
13 12 (5.45%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
14 11 (5.00%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (24.09%) Middleware
2 32 (14.55%) Web Services
3 18 (8.18%) SOAP
4 17 (7.73%) RESTful
4 17 (7.73%) YAML
5 13 (5.91%) JSON
6 1 (0.45%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.45%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.45%) libvirt
6 1 (0.45%) Node.js
6 1 (0.45%) REST
6 1 (0.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 61 (27.73%) Data Centre
2 53 (24.09%) Public Cloud
3 45 (20.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 30 (13.64%) Linux Command Line
5 27 (12.27%) EMC VNX
6 20 (9.09%) Blackberry
7 16 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (7.27%) Replication
8 10 (4.55%) User Experience
9 5 (2.27%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.82%) EMC VMAX
10 4 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.45%) Blog
11 1 (0.45%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.45%) PKI
11 1 (0.45%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 146 (66.36%) Windows
2 97 (44.09%) Linux
3 76 (34.55%) Windows Server
4 71 (32.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (20.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (18.64%) Unix
7 33 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (13.64%) Windows 10
8 30 (13.64%) Windows 7
9 19 (8.64%) CentOS
10 17 (7.73%) Android
10 17 (7.73%) Solaris
11 7 (3.18%) SUSE
12 5 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (28.18%) DevOps
2 56 (25.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 44 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 40 (18.18%) Project Management
5 38 (17.27%) Load Balancing
6 32 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (13.64%) Continuous Deployment
7 30 (13.64%) ITIL
7 30 (13.64%) Test Automation
8 28 (12.73%) Root Cause Analysis
9 27 (12.27%) Data Protection
10 26 (11.82%) Migration
11 25 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
11 25 (11.36%) Security Monitoring
11 25 (11.36%) Technical Architecture
12 24 (10.91%) Service Management
13 23 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (9.09%) ArchiMate
14 20 (9.09%) PRINCE2
14 20 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 116 (52.73%) PowerShell
2 81 (36.82%) Python
3 54 (24.55%) Bash Shell
4 49 (22.27%) JavaScript
5 36 (16.36%) Ruby
6 18 (8.18%) SQL
7 17 (7.73%) PHP
8 14 (6.36%) VBScript
9 10 (4.55%) Shell Script
10 9 (4.09%) Java
11 8 (3.64%) Perl
12 6 (2.73%) Go
13 1 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (12.27%) Security Cleared
2 23 (10.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 22 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 20 (9.09%) TOGAF Certification
5 18 (8.18%) DV Cleared
6 14 (6.36%) EMC Certification
7 13 (5.91%) Degree
7 13 (5.91%) RHCE
8 10 (4.55%) RHCSA
9 9 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (3.18%) MCSE
11 3 (1.36%) CCAA
11 3 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.91%) CCNP
12 2 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.91%) MCSA
12 2 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.91%) VCAP
12 2 (0.91%) VCP6
13 1 (0.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.27%) GDPR
2 3 (1.36%) ISO 22301
3 2 (0.91%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.91%) QA
4 1 (0.45%) GCP
System Software
1 152 (69.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (39.55%) Active Directory
3 85 (38.64%) vSphere
4 58 (26.36%) Virtual Desktop
5 48 (21.82%) Docker
5 48 (21.82%) VMware ESXi
5 48 (21.82%) VMware NSX
6 42 (19.09%) Virtual Servers
7 19 (8.64%) Virtual Machines
8 17 (7.73%) Samba
8 17 (7.73%) VirtualBox
9 16 (7.27%) Hyper-V
10 14 (6.36%) XenApp
10 14 (6.36%) XenDesktop
11 10 (4.55%) BitLocker
12 8 (3.64%) GlusterFS
13 7 (3.18%) Gluster
14 6 (2.73%) vCloud
15 5 (2.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 4 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 65 (29.55%) Ansible
2 56 (25.45%) vCenter Server
3 55 (25.00%) Puppet
4 44 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (15.45%) SCCM
6 30 (13.64%) Kubernetes
7 28 (12.73%) SCOM
8 26 (11.82%) SCOrch
9 24 (10.91%) Nagios
10 20 (9.09%) Terraform
11 19 (8.64%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 18 (8.18%) EMC VPLEX
13 17 (7.73%) Rancher
13 17 (7.73%) Sysdig
14 14 (6.36%) Cisco CUCM
14 14 (6.36%) vMotion
15 13 (5.91%) SCVMM
16 10 (4.55%) Perfmon
16 10 (4.55%) WSUS
17 7 (3.18%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 210 (95.45%) VMware
2 122 (55.45%) Cisco
3 88 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 60 (27.27%) Citrix
5 57 (25.91%) EMC
6 54 (24.55%) Splunk
7 47 (21.36%) AppDynamics
7 47 (21.36%) BMC
7 47 (21.36%) WorldPay
8 42 (19.09%) Red Hat
8 42 (19.09%) ServiceNow
9 35 (15.91%) IBM
10 32 (14.55%) F5
11 30 (13.64%) Fortinet
12 24 (10.91%) Oracle
13 23 (10.45%) HP
14 18 (8.18%) Isilon
15 17 (7.73%) Intel
15 17 (7.73%) New Relic
15 17 (7.73%) Veeam