Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vRealize Suite
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1085 1105 1213
Rank change year-on-year +20 +108 -
Permanent jobs citing vRealize 104 132 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.070% 0.038%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.66% 0.80% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 89 72 72
UK median annual salary £57,500 £51,750 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -21.89% -
10th Percentile £45,794 £37,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £45,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -30.00% -

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 15824 16442 16739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.78% 8.66% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 12972 13273 13598
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for vRealize in the UK

vRealize
Top 10 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 23 November 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 +18 103 £57,500 +4.55% 7
London +49 77 £57,500 -17.86% 3
UK excluding London -24 27 £52,500 +15.38% 4
South East +32 17 £52,500 -22.22%
East of England +3 5 £77,500 +91.36% 2
Midlands -11 3 £52,500 +12.90%
West Midlands -14 3 £52,500 -2.33%
Yorkshire +29 1 £65,000 +44.44% 2
North of England -4 1 £65,000 +41.30% 2
Scotland -15 1 £45,000 +47.24%

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing vRealize 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 vRealize.

1 82 (78.85%) VMware
2 69 (66.35%) Windows
3 66 (63.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 65 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
5 61 (58.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 55 (52.88%) PowerShell
6 55 (52.88%) Linux
7 43 (41.35%) vSphere
7 43 (41.35%) Data Centre
7 43 (41.35%) VMware NSX
8 41 (39.42%) Migration
9 39 (37.50%) Microsoft
10 38 (36.54%) Bash Shell
11 36 (34.62%) DevOps
12 33 (31.73%) Opscode Chef
12 33 (31.73%) SCCM
13 32 (30.77%) Puppet
13 32 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
13 32 (30.77%) Active Directory
13 32 (30.77%) MySQL
14 31 (29.81%) Unix
15 28 (26.92%) ITIL
16 27 (25.96%) Cisco
17 26 (25.00%) Web Services
18 25 (24.04%) vCenter Server
19 23 (22.12%) Windows Server
19 23 (22.12%) Oracle
19 23 (22.12%) Degree
20 22 (21.15%) Docker
21 21 (20.19%) SQL

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 13 (12.50%) Apache
1 13 (12.50%) IIS
1 13 (12.50%) WordPress
2 12 (11.54%) nginx
3 10 (9.62%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.92%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.92%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 66 (63.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (15.38%) Office 365
4 11 (10.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (9.62%) IaaS
5 10 (9.62%) OpenShift
6 7 (6.73%) PaaS
7 5 (4.81%) CloudBees
8 3 (2.88%) Akamai
8 3 (2.88%) Oracle CX
8 3 (2.88%) Yammer
9 2 (1.92%) Bluemix
9 2 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.27%) SAN
2 17 (16.35%) VSAN
3 13 (12.50%) Firewall
4 12 (11.54%) DNS
5 8 (7.69%) iSCSI
6 7 (6.73%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (5.77%) DHCP
8 5 (4.81%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (4.81%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (4.81%) NAS
9 4 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.85%) FCoE
9 4 (3.85%) NetScaler
9 4 (3.85%) Network Security
10 3 (2.88%) HTTP
10 3 (2.88%) HTTPS
10 3 (2.88%) LAN
10 3 (2.88%) SSL
10 3 (2.88%) VPN
10 3 (2.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (30.77%) MySQL
2 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.88%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (4.81%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.92%) MSI
4 1 (0.96%) WinDbg
General
1 15 (14.42%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Banking
3 6 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.81%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.96%) Advertising
5 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (25.00%) Consultant
2 23 (22.12%) Team Leader
3 17 (16.35%) Lead DevOps
4 11 (10.58%) Cloud Consultant
4 11 (10.58%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 10 (9.62%) Principal Consultant
6 8 (7.69%) Administrator
6 8 (7.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 8 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.69%) VMware Consultant
7 7 (6.73%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Architect
8 6 (5.77%) Storage Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) DevOps Administrator
9 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (4.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.81%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.00%) Web Services
2 14 (13.46%) .NET
3 12 (11.54%) LAMP
3 12 (11.54%) LEMP Stack
4 9 (8.65%) Middleware
5 4 (3.85%) XML
6 3 (2.88%) 802.1X
6 3 (2.88%) COM
6 3 (2.88%) HTML
6 3 (2.88%) REST
6 3 (2.88%) SAP Basis
7 2 (1.92%) SOAP
8 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.96%) jQuery
8 1 (0.96%) JSON
8 1 (0.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (41.35%) Data Centre
2 15 (14.42%) Public Cloud
3 11 (10.58%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (5.77%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.81%) EMC VNX
6 4 (3.85%) CLARiiON
6 4 (3.85%) EMC VMAX
6 4 (3.85%) Replication
7 3 (2.88%) Clustering
7 3 (2.88%) PKI
7 3 (2.88%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.88%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 2 (1.92%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.92%) User Experience
9 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.96%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 69 (66.35%) Windows
2 55 (52.88%) Linux
3 31 (29.81%) Unix
4 23 (22.12%) Windows Server
5 11 (10.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.69%) Mac OS
7 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.85%) Solaris
8 4 (3.85%) VMS
8 4 (3.85%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.88%) CentOS
9 3 (2.88%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.42%) Migration
2 36 (34.62%) DevOps
3 28 (26.92%) ITIL
4 20 (19.23%) Load Balancing
5 19 (18.27%) Presales
6 18 (17.31%) Project Management
7 17 (16.35%) IT Strategy
8 16 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (14.42%) ITSM
10 14 (13.46%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (12.50%) Service Management
12 12 (11.54%) High Availability
12 12 (11.54%) Service Delivery
12 12 (11.54%) Task Automation
13 11 (10.58%) Configuration Management
13 11 (10.58%) Customer Requirements
14 8 (7.69%) Data Analysis
14 8 (7.69%) Release Management
14 8 (7.69%) Validation
15 6 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (52.88%) PowerShell
2 38 (36.54%) Bash Shell
3 21 (20.19%) SQL
4 14 (13.46%) Python
5 13 (12.50%) PHP
6 12 (11.54%) PHP 5
6 12 (11.54%) PHP 7
7 7 (6.73%) Perl
7 7 (6.73%) Ruby
8 5 (4.81%) Go
9 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.88%) VBScript
11 2 (1.92%) C#
12 1 (0.96%) C++
12 1 (0.96%) Java
12 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (22.12%) Degree
2 19 (18.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (11.54%) MCSE
5 7 (6.73%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.73%) Security Cleared
6 6 (5.77%) CCNP
6 6 (5.77%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.77%) VCP6
7 5 (4.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (3.85%) VCAP
9 3 (2.88%) CCDP
10 1 (0.96%) CCNA
10 1 (0.96%) CISM
10 1 (0.96%) CISSP
10 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.96%) EMC Certification
10 1 (0.96%) SANS
10 1 (0.96%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) QA
1 5 (4.81%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (58.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (41.35%) VMware NSX
2 43 (41.35%) vSphere
3 32 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 32 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
4 22 (21.15%) Docker
5 17 (16.35%) Hyper-V
6 10 (9.62%) vCloud
7 7 (6.73%) KVM
8 5 (4.81%) NFS
9 3 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (2.88%) XenServer
10 2 (1.92%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.96%) XenApp
11 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (31.73%) Opscode Chef
1 33 (31.73%) SCCM
2 32 (30.77%) Puppet
3 25 (24.04%) vCenter Server
4 15 (14.42%) Ansible
5 11 (10.58%) PowerCLI
6 10 (9.62%) Kubernetes
7 8 (7.69%) AirWatch
8 5 (4.81%) NetBackup
8 5 (4.81%) SCOM
8 5 (4.81%) vMotion
9 3 (2.88%) SCOrch
9 3 (2.88%) WSUS
10 2 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (1.92%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (1.92%) Terraform
11 1 (0.96%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.96%) Cisco CME
11 1 (0.96%) EMC VPLEX
11 1 (0.96%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 82 (78.85%) VMware
2 39 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 27 (25.96%) Cisco
4 23 (22.12%) Oracle
5 19 (18.27%) HP
6 18 (17.31%) Citrix
7 17 (16.35%) Red Hat
8 14 (13.46%) NetApp
9 12 (11.54%) Google
10 10 (9.62%) EMC
10 10 (9.62%) IBM
11 8 (7.69%) 3PAR
11 8 (7.69%) Dell
12 6 (5.77%) Brocade
12 6 (5.77%) F5
12 6 (5.77%) Juniper
12 6 (5.77%) Lumension
12 6 (5.77%) McAfee
13 5 (4.81%) SaltStack
13 5 (4.81%) ServiceNow