Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vRealize Suite
UK
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 985 1125 1119
Rank change year-on-year +140 -6 +128
Permanent jobs citing vRealize 198 55 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.032% 0.078%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.13% 0.36% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 118 47 108
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +17.65% -32.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £40,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £72,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -21.60% +25.00% -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 17,519 15,223 17,507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.09% 8.81% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13,794 12,297 14,173
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 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for vRealize in the UK

vRealize
Top 12 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 22 June 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 +150 191 £57,500 -4.17% 13
UK excluding London +98 133 £49,000 -21.60% 11
East of England +63 62 £61,250 +44.12%
London +32 57 £67,500 +25.58% 5
South East +36 31 £52,500 -16.00% 3
South West - 14 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands +24 11 £35,000 -44.00% 1
Midlands +11 11 £35,000 -44.00% 1
North of England +12 10 £38,500 -38.40% 3
Yorkshire +27 6 £38,500 -38.40% 2
Northern Ireland - 5 - - 1
North West +7 4 £44,500 -28.80% 1

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 177 (89.39%) VMware
2 131 (66.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 121 (61.11%) Windows
4 111 (56.06%) Amazon AWS
5 106 (53.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 99 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 99 (50.00%) Cisco
7 94 (47.47%) vSphere
8 87 (43.94%) Linux
9 78 (39.39%) Active Directory
10 76 (38.38%) Python
11 72 (36.36%) Microsoft
12 67 (33.84%) DNS
13 64 (32.32%) Citrix
14 63 (31.82%) DevOps
14 63 (31.82%) Data Centre
15 62 (31.31%) vCenter Server
16 61 (30.81%) VMware NSX
17 59 (29.80%) Public Cloud
18 58 (29.29%) Windows Server
19 57 (28.79%) Firewall
20 55 (27.78%) Ansible
20 55 (27.78%) Puppet
21 54 (27.27%) Splunk
22 52 (26.26%) Bash Shell
22 52 (26.26%) Opscode Chef
22 52 (26.26%) VSAN
22 52 (26.26%) Unix
23 50 (25.25%) AppDynamics
24 48 (24.24%) JavaScript

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 43 (21.72%) OpenStack
2 18 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 17 (8.59%) Confluence
3 17 (8.59%) WebLogic
4 10 (5.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (5.05%) MS Exchange
5 7 (3.54%) IIS
6 5 (2.53%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.02%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.01%) Apache
8 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.51%) JBoss
9 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (5.05%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 17 (8.59%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 111 (56.06%) Amazon AWS
2 106 (53.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (13.64%) IaaS
4 21 (10.61%) OpenShift
5 20 (10.10%) Office 365
6 17 (8.59%) GitHub
7 9 (4.55%) PaaS
8 8 (4.04%) Akamai
8 8 (4.04%) SaaS
9 7 (3.54%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (2.53%) CloudBees
11 4 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (2.02%) Yammer
12 3 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 67 (33.84%) DNS
2 57 (28.79%) Firewall
3 52 (26.26%) VSAN
4 33 (16.67%) DHCP
5 31 (15.66%) SAN
6 26 (13.13%) HTTP
6 26 (13.13%) IPsec
6 26 (13.13%) SNMP
6 26 (13.13%) SSL
7 24 (12.12%) HTTPS
8 21 (10.61%) Cisco IOS
9 19 (9.60%) TCP/IP
10 17 (8.59%) FTP
10 17 (8.59%) ICMP
10 17 (8.59%) IMAP
10 17 (8.59%) POP3
10 17 (8.59%) SMTP
10 17 (8.59%) SSH
10 17 (8.59%) Telnet
10 17 (8.59%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.14%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 17 (8.59%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.03%) Big Data
5 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 37 (18.69%) Jenkins
2 32 (16.16%) Git (software)
3 17 (8.59%) Gerrit
3 17 (8.59%) JIRA
3 17 (8.59%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.02%) MSI
5 4 (2.02%) WinDbg
General
1 35 (17.68%) Finance
2 4 (2.02%) Back Office
2 4 (2.02%) Online Betting
2 4 (2.02%) Publishing
3 3 (1.52%) Advertising
3 3 (1.52%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.01%) Banking
5 1 (0.51%) French Language
5 1 (0.51%) German Language
5 1 (0.51%) Retail
5 1 (0.51%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 49 (24.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 37 (18.69%) Architect
3 30 (15.15%) Consultant
4 25 (12.63%) VMware Engineer
5 19 (9.60%) Automation Engineer
6 18 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
6 18 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 18 (9.09%) Lead Architect
6 18 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 18 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (8.59%) Senior DevOps
7 17 (8.59%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 16 (8.08%) Analyst
9 15 (7.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 15 (7.58%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (7.07%) Principal Consultant
11 11 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
12 10 (5.05%) Administrator
12 10 (5.05%) Infrastructure Architect
12 10 (5.05%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (24.24%) Middleware
2 42 (21.21%) Web Services
3 18 (9.09%) SOAP
4 17 (8.59%) RESTful
4 17 (8.59%) YAML
5 10 (5.05%) JSON
6 9 (4.55%) 802.1X
7 7 (3.54%) HTML
7 7 (3.54%) XML
8 1 (0.51%) .NET
8 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.51%) COM
8 1 (0.51%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.51%) REST
8 1 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 63 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 59 (29.80%) Public Cloud
3 32 (16.16%) Linux Command Line
4 30 (15.15%) Hybrid Cloud
5 19 (9.60%) EMC VNX
6 16 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (6.06%) Replication
8 10 (5.05%) Blackberry
9 5 (2.53%) Private Cloud
9 5 (2.53%) User Experience
10 4 (2.02%) EMC VMAX
11 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.51%) Blog
12 1 (0.51%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.51%) PKI
12 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 121 (61.11%) Windows
2 87 (43.94%) Linux
3 58 (29.29%) Windows Server
4 52 (26.26%) Unix
5 46 (23.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (10.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (9.09%) CentOS
8 18 (9.09%) Solaris
9 17 (8.59%) Android
10 15 (7.58%) Windows 10
10 15 (7.58%) Windows 7
11 5 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.01%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.01%) SUSE
13 1 (0.51%) AIX
13 1 (0.51%) HPUX
13 1 (0.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (31.82%) DevOps
2 40 (20.20%) Migration
3 39 (19.70%) Load Balancing
4 38 (19.19%) Configuration Management
5 35 (17.68%) Project Management
6 34 (17.17%) Presales
7 32 (16.16%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (15.15%) Continuous Deployment
8 30 (15.15%) Test Automation
9 23 (11.62%) Service Management
10 21 (10.61%) ITIL
10 21 (10.61%) Root Cause Analysis
11 20 (10.10%) Customer Requirements
12 19 (9.60%) Capacity Planning
12 19 (9.60%) Disaster Recovery
12 19 (9.60%) Network Monitoring
13 18 (9.09%) Application Performance Monitoring
13 18 (9.09%) High Availability
13 18 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
13 18 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 76 (38.38%) Python
3 52 (26.26%) Bash Shell
4 48 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 36 (18.18%) Ruby
6 19 (9.60%) SQL
7 17 (8.59%) PHP
8 9 (4.55%) VBScript
9 6 (3.03%) Perl
10 5 (2.53%) Go
11 2 (1.01%) Java
11 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.51%) C#
12 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (8.08%) SC Cleared
2 16 (8.08%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.06%) DV Cleared
3 12 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (5.56%) Degree
4 11 (5.56%) MCSE
5 10 (5.05%) EMC Certification
5 10 (5.05%) TOGAF Certification
6 5 (2.53%) VCP6
7 4 (2.02%) CCNP
7 4 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.52%) CCAA
8 3 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.52%) VCAP
9 2 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.01%) RHCE
9 2 (1.01%) VCDX
10 1 (0.51%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.01%) SLA
2 1 (0.51%) GDPR
2 1 (0.51%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 131 (66.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 94 (47.47%) vSphere
3 78 (39.39%) Active Directory
4 61 (30.81%) VMware NSX
5 45 (22.73%) Docker
6 40 (20.20%) Virtual Desktop
6 40 (20.20%) Virtual Servers
7 30 (15.15%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (9.09%) Hyper-V
9 17 (8.59%) Samba
9 17 (8.59%) Virtual Machines
9 17 (8.59%) VirtualBox
10 14 (7.07%) XenDesktop
11 13 (6.57%) XenApp
12 7 (3.54%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (3.54%) vCloud
13 5 (2.53%) BitLocker
14 4 (2.02%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 3 (1.52%) NFS
16 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 62 (31.31%) vCenter Server
2 55 (27.78%) Ansible
2 55 (27.78%) Puppet
3 52 (26.26%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (15.66%) Kubernetes
5 27 (13.64%) SCCM
6 21 (10.61%) SCOM
7 19 (9.60%) Terraform
8 18 (9.09%) Nagios
9 17 (8.59%) Rancher
9 17 (8.59%) SCOrch
9 17 (8.59%) Sysdig
9 17 (8.59%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 14 (7.07%) EMC VPLEX
11 11 (5.56%) vMotion
12 10 (5.05%) Cisco CUCM
12 10 (5.05%) SCVMM
13 6 (3.03%) PowerCLI
14 5 (2.53%) ThinApp
14 5 (2.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 177 (89.39%) VMware
2 99 (50.00%) Cisco
3 72 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 64 (32.32%) Citrix
5 54 (27.27%) Splunk
6 50 (25.25%) AppDynamics
7 47 (23.74%) BMC
7 47 (23.74%) WorldPay
8 45 (22.73%) ServiceNow
9 39 (19.70%) F5
10 38 (19.19%) Fortinet
11 37 (18.69%) Red Hat
12 36 (18.18%) EMC
13 33 (16.67%) IBM
14 25 (12.63%) HP
15 18 (9.09%) Oracle
16 17 (8.59%) Intel
16 17 (8.59%) New Relic
17 14 (7.07%) Isilon
18 11 (5.56%) CommVault