Period
to 5 July 2020

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 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vRealize Suite
UK
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 785 991 1017
Rank change year-on-year +206 +26 +133
Permanent jobs citing vRealize 62 121 208
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.079% 0.082% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.55% 0.65% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 46 80 129
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +8.49%
10th Percentile £46,250 £37,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £76,250 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +22.45% -2.00%

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 11,219 18,691 18,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.23% 12.69% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8,910 14,284 14,294
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 5 July 2020.

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 5 July 2020. 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 +200 49 £54,500 -9.17% 10
UK excluding London +178 32 £50,000 -16.67% 10
London +154 20 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Work from Home +82 14 £65,000 -
South East +153 13 £54,750 +11.17% 3
North of England +143 8 £47,500 +20.25% 4
North West - 8 £47,500 - 4
East of England +70 5 £50,000 -30.36%
South West +82 3 £67,500 +12.50% 2
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
Scotland +88 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, 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 50 (80.65%) VMware
2 44 (70.97%) Windows
3 36 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (58.06%) vSphere
3 36 (58.06%) Windows Server
4 32 (51.61%) PowerShell
4 32 (51.61%) Active Directory
5 30 (48.39%) Linux
6 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
7 27 (43.55%) SCOM
8 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (40.32%) Azure
9 24 (38.71%) SCCM
10 23 (37.10%) Migration
10 23 (37.10%) Data Centre
11 21 (33.87%) VSAN
11 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (33.87%) Banking
12 20 (32.26%) Security Cleared
13 19 (30.65%) VMware ESXi
13 19 (30.65%) VMware NSX
13 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2016
14 17 (27.42%) AWS
15 16 (25.81%) Windows 10
15 16 (25.81%) Finance
16 15 (24.19%) DevOps
16 15 (24.19%) Office 365
17 14 (22.58%) IaaS
17 14 (22.58%) Citrix
18 13 (20.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 (4.84%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.23%) Confluence
2 2 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 25 (40.32%) Azure
2 17 (27.42%) AWS
3 15 (24.19%) Office 365
4 14 (22.58%) IaaS
5 10 (16.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (4.84%) GCP
7 1 (1.61%) Akamai
7 1 (1.61%) PaaS
7 1 (1.61%) SaaS
7 1 (1.61%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 21 (33.87%) VSAN
2 11 (17.74%) NetScaler
3 7 (11.29%) Firewall
4 5 (8.06%) Cisco Firepower
4 5 (8.06%) DHCP
4 5 (8.06%) DNS
4 5 (8.06%) SAN
5 3 (4.84%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.23%) OSPF
6 2 (3.23%) VLAN
6 2 (3.23%) WAN
7 1 (1.61%) 802.11
7 1 (1.61%) BGP
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.61%) DWDM
7 1 (1.61%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.61%) IGRP
7 1 (1.61%) Internet
7 1 (1.61%) IPsec
7 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (1.61%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.23%) JIRA
1 2 (3.23%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (33.87%) Banking
2 16 (25.81%) Finance
3 12 (19.35%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.61%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) VMware Engineer
2 13 (20.97%) Consultant
3 11 (17.74%) Active Directory Engineer
3 11 (17.74%) Data Centre Consultant
4 10 (16.13%) Data Consultant
4 10 (16.13%) Server Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (8.06%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Principal Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) XML
2 5 (8.06%) REST
3 2 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.61%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.61%) Apache NiFi
4 1 (1.61%) HTML
4 1 (1.61%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.10%) Data Centre
2 11 (17.74%) Public Cloud
3 9 (14.52%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (8.06%) PKI
5 2 (3.23%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.23%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.23%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.23%) Replication
5 2 (3.23%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.23%) User Experience
6 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.61%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 44 (70.97%) Windows
2 36 (58.06%) Windows Server
3 30 (48.39%) Linux
4 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2016
6 16 (25.81%) Windows 10
7 12 (19.35%) Unix
8 10 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (9.68%) CentOS
10 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
11 2 (3.23%) Solaris
11 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) Migration
3 15 (24.19%) DevOps
4 13 (20.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 12 (19.35%) Converged Infrastructure
5 12 (19.35%) ITIL
6 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure as Code
6 9 (14.52%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 8 (12.90%) Customer Engagement
8 7 (11.29%) Capacity Management
8 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 7 (11.29%) ITSM
8 7 (11.29%) Tech Ops
8 7 (11.29%) Trend Analysis
9 6 (9.68%) Deployment Automation
9 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.06%) Scrum
10 5 (8.06%) Software Architecture
10 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.06%) Python
3 3 (4.84%) C
4 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.23%) VBScript
5 1 (1.61%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) Perl
5 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 13 (20.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (8.06%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.23%) CCNP
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.23%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) MCSA
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) VCP6
5 1 (1.61%) CCNA
5 1 (1.61%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 36 (58.06%) vSphere
2 32 (51.61%) Active Directory
3 19 (30.65%) VMware ESXi
3 19 (30.65%) VMware NSX
4 11 (17.74%) XenDesktop
5 10 (16.13%) XenApp
6 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.23%) BitLocker
7 2 (3.23%) Docker
7 2 (3.23%) vCloud
8 1 (1.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (1.61%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 27 (43.55%) SCOM
2 24 (38.71%) SCCM
3 12 (19.35%) Terraform
4 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Intune
5 9 (14.52%) Tivoli
6 7 (11.29%) BMC PATROL
6 7 (11.29%) Nagios
6 7 (11.29%) OpenView
6 7 (11.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 6 (9.68%) SCOrch
7 6 (9.68%) vCenter Server
8 5 (8.06%) NetBackup
8 5 (8.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (8.06%) WSUS
9 4 (6.45%) Ansible
9 4 (6.45%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (4.84%) Puppet
11 2 (3.23%) Kibana
11 2 (3.23%) logstash
11 2 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 50 (80.65%) VMware
2 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
3 14 (22.58%) Citrix
4 13 (20.97%) SolarWinds
5 12 (19.35%) NetApp
6 11 (17.74%) IBM
7 10 (16.13%) EMC
7 10 (16.13%) Hitachi
7 10 (16.13%) HP
8 8 (12.90%) Cisco
9 7 (11.29%) BMC
9 7 (11.29%) CA
9 7 (11.29%) Juniper
9 7 (11.29%) Red Hat
9 7 (11.29%) Veeam
10 4 (6.45%) Dell
10 4 (6.45%) Gemalto
10 4 (6.45%) McAfee
11 2 (3.23%) CommVault
11 2 (3.23%) Oracle