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

VMware vRealize Suite
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1068 1093 1223
Rank change year-on-year +25 +130 +69
Permanent jobs citing vRealize 126 85 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.072% 0.049% 0.041%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.79% 0.56% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 99 63 68
UK median annual salary £58,500 £60,000 £60,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -0.41% -19.67%
10th Percentile £41,750 £37,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £81,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -16.00% -16.67%

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 16,010 15,140 16,986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 9.19% 8.67% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12,893 12,264 13,835
UK median annual salary £53,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% +4.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% +4.65% +6.17%

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for vRealize in the UK

vRealize
Top 11 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 February 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 +37 125 £58,500 -6.40% 21
London +44 64 £65,000 +8.33% 11
UK excluding London +9 59 £52,500 - 11
South East +19 26 £56,250 -10.00% 3
East of England +5 20 £60,000 +44.58% 1
West Midlands +6 6 £34,872 -44.20% 1
Midlands -6 6 £34,872 -44.20% 1
South West +4 5 £33,750 -15.63% 1
Yorkshire +17 1 £65,000 +4.00% 1
North of England 0 1 £65,000 +4.00% 4
Scotland -34 1 £45,000 +2.21% 1

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 104 (82.54%) VMware
2 71 (56.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (51.59%) vSphere
4 64 (50.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 64 (50.79%) Amazon AWS
4 64 (50.79%) Windows
5 53 (42.06%) VMware NSX
6 51 (40.48%) Linux
7 49 (38.89%) Microsoft
8 45 (35.71%) Migration
9 41 (32.54%) PowerShell
10 40 (31.75%) Data Centre
11 39 (30.95%) vCenter Server
12 37 (29.37%) Unix
13 36 (28.57%) Cisco
13 36 (28.57%) Citrix
14 33 (26.19%) Presales
15 32 (25.40%) VSAN
16 31 (24.60%) Windows Server
16 31 (24.60%) Public Cloud
16 31 (24.60%) VMware ESXi
16 31 (24.60%) SCCM
17 29 (23.02%) Puppet
17 29 (23.02%) Firewall
17 29 (23.02%) ITIL
18 28 (22.22%) Red Hat
18 28 (22.22%) Active Directory
19 25 (19.84%) Opscode Chef
20 24 (19.05%) Web Services
21 23 (18.25%) SAN

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 21 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 7 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.38%) Apache
3 3 (2.38%) IIS
3 3 (2.38%) WordPress
4 2 (1.59%) nginx
4 2 (1.59%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.59%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 64 (50.79%) Amazon AWS
1 64 (50.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (15.87%) OpenShift
3 13 (10.32%) Office 365
4 12 (9.52%) Akamai
5 6 (4.76%) IaaS
5 6 (4.76%) Yammer
6 5 (3.97%) PaaS
7 4 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (2.38%) CloudBees
8 3 (2.38%) Oracle CX
9 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (25.40%) VSAN
2 29 (23.02%) Firewall
3 23 (18.25%) SAN
4 19 (15.08%) Network Security
5 17 (13.49%) DNS
5 17 (13.49%) NetScaler
5 17 (13.49%) VPN
5 17 (13.49%) WAN
6 16 (12.70%) DHCP
7 14 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (10.32%) 802.11
8 13 (10.32%) DMVPN
8 13 (10.32%) DWDM
8 13 (10.32%) IPsec
8 13 (10.32%) LAN
8 13 (10.32%) MPLS
8 13 (10.32%) SNMP
8 13 (10.32%) SSL
8 13 (10.32%) Wi-Fi
9 12 (9.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.35%) MySQL
3 3 (2.38%) Big Data
3 3 (2.38%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (12.70%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.56%) MSI
3 4 (3.17%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.17%) WinDbg
4 3 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 17 (13.49%) Finance
2 5 (3.97%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.17%) Banking
4 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (26.19%) Consultant
2 20 (15.87%) Cloud Consultant
3 19 (15.08%) Principal Consultant
4 17 (13.49%) Systems Engineer
5 15 (11.90%) Team Leader
6 12 (9.52%) Network Systems Engineer
7 11 (8.73%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 11 (8.73%) Security Engineer
8 9 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.35%) Architect
9 8 (6.35%) Desktop Support
9 8 (6.35%) Network Engineer
9 8 (6.35%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (6.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 8 (6.35%) VMware Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
11 6 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
11 6 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
11 6 (4.76%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.05%) Web Services
2 13 (10.32%) 802.1X
2 13 (10.32%) XML
3 12 (9.52%) HTML
4 5 (3.97%) .NET
4 5 (3.97%) Middleware
5 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.38%) SAP Basis
6 2 (1.59%) LAMP
6 2 (1.59%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.79%) COM
7 1 (0.79%) JSON
7 1 (0.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 40 (31.75%) Data Centre
2 31 (24.60%) Public Cloud
3 19 (15.08%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.94%) EMC VNX
4 10 (7.94%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (7.94%) Replication
5 7 (5.56%) User Experience
6 4 (3.17%) CLARiiON
6 4 (3.17%) EMC VMAX
7 3 (2.38%) Clustering
7 3 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (2.38%) PKI
7 3 (2.38%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 2 (1.59%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 64 (50.79%) Windows
2 51 (40.48%) Linux
3 37 (29.37%) Unix
4 31 (24.60%) Windows Server
5 14 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (8.73%) Windows 7
7 8 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (6.35%) Solaris
7 8 (6.35%) Windows 10
8 5 (3.97%) VMS
9 4 (3.17%) AIX
9 4 (3.17%) HPUX
9 4 (3.17%) Mac OS
9 4 (3.17%) SUSE
10 3 (2.38%) CentOS
10 3 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (35.71%) Migration
2 33 (26.19%) Presales
3 29 (23.02%) ITIL
4 21 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 21 (16.67%) DevOps
5 16 (12.70%) Load Balancing
5 16 (12.70%) Project Management
6 14 (11.11%) The Twelve-Factor App
7 13 (10.32%) Mentoring
7 13 (10.32%) Software Engineering
7 13 (10.32%) WAN Optimisation
8 12 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (9.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 12 (9.52%) Network Management
8 12 (9.52%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 10 (7.94%) ITSM
10 9 (7.14%) CRM
10 9 (7.14%) Security Patching
11 8 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (6.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 41 (32.54%) PowerShell
2 21 (16.67%) Python
3 15 (11.90%) Bash Shell
4 10 (7.94%) Perl
4 10 (7.94%) VBScript
5 8 (6.35%) SQL
6 3 (2.38%) C#
6 3 (2.38%) Go
6 3 (2.38%) Ruby
6 3 (2.38%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.59%) PHP
7 2 (1.59%) PHP 5
7 2 (1.59%) PHP 7
8 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (17.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (13.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (12.70%) MCSE
4 13 (10.32%) Security Cleared
5 12 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (9.52%) Degree
5 12 (9.52%) SC Cleared
6 11 (8.73%) CCNP
7 9 (7.14%) VCP6
8 5 (3.97%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.38%) CCDP
10 2 (1.59%) EMC Certification
10 2 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.59%) VCAP
10 2 (1.59%) VCDX
10 2 (1.59%) VCP5
11 1 (0.79%) Novell Certification
11 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.79%) SANS
11 1 (0.79%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) SLA
2 2 (1.59%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (56.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (51.59%) vSphere
3 53 (42.06%) VMware NSX
4 31 (24.60%) VMware ESXi
5 28 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 19 (15.08%) Docker
7 13 (10.32%) Hyper-V
8 11 (8.73%) vCloud
9 7 (5.56%) BitLocker
9 7 (5.56%) KVM
9 7 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (4.76%) NFS
10 6 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (3.97%) XenApp
12 2 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (1.59%) XenServer
13 1 (0.79%) Firmware
13 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 39 (30.95%) vCenter Server
2 31 (24.60%) SCCM
3 29 (23.02%) Puppet
4 25 (19.84%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (13.49%) Kubernetes
6 15 (11.90%) Ansible
7 10 (7.94%) SCOrch
7 10 (7.94%) WSUS
8 9 (7.14%) PowerCLI
9 7 (5.56%) AirWatch
9 7 (5.56%) NetBackup
9 7 (5.56%) vMotion
10 5 (3.97%) Jamf Pro
10 5 (3.97%) SCOM
11 4 (3.17%) Perfmon
11 4 (3.17%) Salt
12 3 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
13 2 (1.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 104 (82.54%) VMware
2 49 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 36 (28.57%) Cisco
3 36 (28.57%) Citrix
4 28 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 19 (15.08%) Juniper
6 17 (13.49%) CheckPoint
7 16 (12.70%) EMC
7 16 (12.70%) Riverbed
8 15 (11.90%) F5
9 14 (11.11%) Fortinet
9 14 (11.11%) McAfee
10 13 (10.32%) Arista
10 13 (10.32%) Aruba
10 13 (10.32%) Meraki
10 13 (10.32%) NetApp
10 13 (10.32%) Palo Alto
10 13 (10.32%) Tufin
11 12 (9.52%) Blue Coat
11 12 (9.52%) HP