Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vRealize Suite
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 912 1094 1068
Rank change year-on-year +182 -26 +171
Permanent jobs citing vRealize 236 87 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.050% 0.089%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.36% 0.55% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 185 83 94
UK median annual salary £65,000 £53,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.64% +3.92% -29.66%
10th Percentile £37,200 £42,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -26.92%

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 17,383 15,771 17,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.57% 9.02% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13,773 12,887 13,834
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.84%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +177 233 £65,000 +22.07% 21
UK excluding London +140 141 £55,000 +15.79% 15
London +57 89 £70,000 +30.84% 8
South West - 42 £55,000 - 3
East of England +55 36 £72,000 -7.10% 3
South East +37 34 £50,750 -3.33% 3
North of England +38 23 £38,500 -10.98% 1
Yorkshire - 16 £38,500 - 1
North West +13 7 £44,500 +2.89%
West Midlands +33 3 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Midlands +17 3 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Scotland +3 2 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 225 (95.34%) VMware
2 159 (67.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 131 (55.51%) Windows
4 109 (46.19%) Cisco
5 107 (45.34%) PowerShell
6 100 (42.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 100 (42.37%) Microsoft
7 88 (37.29%) Linux
7 88 (37.29%) Windows Server
8 80 (33.90%) Amazon AWS
9 75 (31.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 71 (30.08%) Hybrid Cloud
11 66 (27.97%) Active Directory
12 65 (27.54%) Finance
13 63 (26.69%) EMC
14 62 (26.27%) vSphere
14 62 (26.27%) VMware ESXi
15 60 (25.42%) Python
16 58 (24.58%) Docker
17 54 (22.88%) VSAN
18 53 (22.46%) VMware NSX
19 51 (21.61%) Virtual Desktop
20 50 (21.19%) SCCM
21 46 (19.49%) Data Protection
22 45 (19.07%) Security Cleared
22 45 (19.07%) vCenter Server
23 44 (18.64%) Windows 10
23 44 (18.64%) Windows 7
23 44 (18.64%) Firewall
24 43 (18.22%) Windows Server 2008

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 36 (15.25%) OpenStack
2 25 (10.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 25 (10.59%) MS Exchange
3 12 (5.08%) WebSphere
4 11 (4.66%) Confluence
4 11 (4.66%) WebLogic
5 10 (4.24%) Apache
5 10 (4.24%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.81%) JBoss
7 6 (2.54%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.12%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (11.02%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.66%) Documaker
2 4 (1.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 100 (42.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 80 (33.90%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (10.59%) IaaS
3 25 (10.59%) Office 365
4 21 (8.90%) OpenShift
5 14 (5.93%) PaaS
6 13 (5.51%) SaaS
7 11 (4.66%) Azure Active Directory
7 11 (4.66%) GitHub
8 6 (2.54%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (1.27%) CloudBees
10 1 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 54 (22.88%) VSAN
2 44 (18.64%) Firewall
3 38 (16.10%) SAN
4 33 (13.98%) DNS
5 25 (10.59%) Intrusion Detection
5 25 (10.59%) Software-Defined Networking
5 25 (10.59%) Unified Communications
6 21 (8.90%) HTTP
7 20 (8.47%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (7.63%) DHCP
9 16 (6.78%) iSCSI
10 15 (6.36%) NAS
11 13 (5.51%) TCP/IP
12 11 (4.66%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (4.66%) FTP
12 11 (4.66%) HTTPS
12 11 (4.66%) ICMP
12 11 (4.66%) IMAP
12 11 (4.66%) SNMP
12 11 (4.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.14%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.47%) Oracle Database
3 13 (5.51%) Big Data
4 11 (4.66%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 23 (9.75%) Jenkins
2 19 (8.05%) WinDbg
3 16 (6.78%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.66%) Gerrit
4 11 (4.66%) JIRA
4 11 (4.66%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (2.12%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.27%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.85%) MSI
7 2 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 65 (27.54%) Finance
2 14 (5.93%) Advertising
3 4 (1.69%) Back Office
3 4 (1.69%) Online Betting
3 4 (1.69%) Publishing
4 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.85%) Retail
4 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.42%) French Language
5 1 (0.42%) Games
5 1 (0.42%) German Language
5 1 (0.42%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 73 (30.93%) Architect
2 46 (19.49%) Solutions Architect
3 38 (16.10%) VMware Engineer
4 35 (14.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 30 (12.71%) Lead Architect
6 25 (10.59%) DevOps Engineer
7 21 (8.90%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 21 (8.90%) VMware Architect
8 19 (8.05%) Desktop Engineer
8 19 (8.05%) Desktop Support
9 18 (7.63%) SCCM Engineer
9 18 (7.63%) Senior Desktop Engineer
9 18 (7.63%) Senior SCCM Engineer
10 17 (7.20%) Cloud Architect
10 17 (7.20%) Infrastructure Architect
10 17 (7.20%) PowerShell Engineer
10 17 (7.20%) Technical Leader
10 17 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (6.36%) Systems Engineer
11 15 (6.36%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.71%) Middleware
2 19 (8.05%) Web Services
3 16 (6.78%) JSON
4 11 (4.66%) RESTful
4 11 (4.66%) SOAP
4 11 (4.66%) YAML
5 2 (0.85%) libvirt
5 2 (0.85%) Node.js
5 2 (0.85%) REST
6 1 (0.42%) CGI
6 1 (0.42%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.42%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 71 (30.08%) Hybrid Cloud
2 41 (17.37%) Data Centre
3 26 (11.02%) EMC VNX
4 25 (10.59%) Blackberry
5 24 (10.17%) Public Cloud
6 22 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (8.05%) User Experience
8 15 (6.36%) Replication
9 6 (2.54%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.27%) EMC VMAX
10 3 (1.27%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.42%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.42%) PKI
12 1 (0.42%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 131 (55.51%) Windows
2 88 (37.29%) Linux
2 88 (37.29%) Windows Server
3 75 (31.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (18.64%) Windows 10
4 44 (18.64%) Windows 7
5 43 (18.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (15.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (8.05%) CentOS
8 16 (6.78%) Unix
9 11 (4.66%) Android
9 11 (4.66%) Solaris
10 9 (3.81%) SUSE
11 7 (2.97%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (19.49%) Data Protection
2 42 (17.80%) Enterprise Architecture
2 42 (17.80%) Security Monitoring
2 42 (17.80%) Technical Architecture
3 39 (16.53%) ITIL
3 39 (16.53%) Project Management
4 38 (16.10%) DevOps
5 36 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 30 (12.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 27 (11.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 26 (11.02%) PRINCE2
8 26 (11.02%) Security Patching
9 25 (10.59%) ArchiMate
9 25 (10.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 25 (10.59%) Mobile Device Management
9 25 (10.59%) TOGAF
10 21 (8.90%) Configuration Management
10 21 (8.90%) MODAF
11 19 (8.05%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (7.63%) Analytical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 107 (45.34%) PowerShell
2 60 (25.42%) Python
3 31 (13.14%) Bash Shell
4 23 (9.75%) VBScript
5 22 (9.32%) JavaScript
6 13 (5.51%) Shell Script
7 12 (5.08%) SQL
8 11 (4.66%) Java
8 11 (4.66%) PHP
9 9 (3.81%) Perl
9 9 (3.81%) Ruby
10 5 (2.12%) Go
11 2 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (19.07%) Security Cleared
2 28 (11.86%) SC Cleared
3 25 (10.59%) TOGAF Certification
4 23 (9.75%) RHCE
5 22 (9.32%) DV Cleared
5 22 (9.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (6.78%) Degree
6 16 (6.78%) RHCSA
7 13 (5.51%) EMC Certification
8 9 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (2.97%) MCSE
10 3 (1.27%) CCAA
10 3 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.27%) VCP6
11 2 (0.85%) CCNP
11 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.85%) MCSA
11 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.42%) CISSP
12 1 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.39%) GDPR
1 8 (3.39%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.27%) ISO 22301
3 2 (0.85%) QA
4 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 159 (67.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (27.97%) Active Directory
3 62 (26.27%) VMware ESXi
3 62 (26.27%) vSphere
4 58 (24.58%) Docker
5 53 (22.46%) VMware NSX
6 51 (21.61%) Virtual Desktop
7 19 (8.05%) BitLocker
8 16 (6.78%) Virtual Machines
9 15 (6.36%) Virtual Servers
10 13 (5.51%) vCloud
11 11 (4.66%) GlusterFS
11 11 (4.66%) Hyper-V
11 11 (4.66%) Samba
11 11 (4.66%) VirtualBox
12 10 (4.24%) XenApp
13 9 (3.81%) Gluster
13 9 (3.81%) XenDesktop
14 8 (3.39%) NFS
15 5 (2.12%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 50 (21.19%) SCCM
2 45 (19.07%) vCenter Server
3 43 (18.22%) Ansible
4 41 (17.37%) SCOrch
5 40 (16.95%) Puppet
6 39 (16.53%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 35 (14.83%) Kubernetes
8 31 (13.14%) SCOM
9 21 (8.90%) Opscode Chef
10 20 (8.47%) Nagios
11 19 (8.05%) Perfmon
12 18 (7.63%) WSUS
13 16 (6.78%) EMC VPLEX
13 16 (6.78%) SCVMM
14 13 (5.51%) Cisco CUCM
14 13 (5.51%) vMotion
15 11 (4.66%) Rancher
15 11 (4.66%) Sysdig
16 9 (3.81%) Terraform
17 4 (1.69%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 225 (95.34%) VMware
2 109 (46.19%) Cisco
3 100 (42.37%) Microsoft
4 63 (26.69%) EMC
5 39 (16.53%) Red Hat
6 38 (16.10%) Citrix
7 33 (13.98%) IBM
8 22 (9.32%) SolarWinds
9 21 (8.90%) HP
10 20 (8.47%) Oracle
11 19 (8.05%) Splunk
12 18 (7.63%) ServiceNow
13 17 (7.20%) AppDynamics
13 17 (7.20%) Bloomberg
13 17 (7.20%) BMC
13 17 (7.20%) WorldPay
14 16 (6.78%) Isilon
14 16 (6.78%) NetApp
15 14 (5.93%) Veeam
16 13 (5.51%) Brocade