Period
to 16 April 2021

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 16 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vRealize Suite
UK
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 744 880 985
Rank change year-on-year +136 +105 +69
Permanent jobs citing vRealize 109 97 141
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.087% 0.095%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.80% 0.66% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 78 70 97
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £43,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £64,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.54% -7.14% +16.67%
75th Percentile £77,188 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,250 £79,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,000 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +14.00% -23.08% +25.00%

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 13,693 14,785 17,755
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.31% 13.22% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10,946 11,690 13,975
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £44,313 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 16 April 2021.

Salary histogram for vRealize in the UK

vRealize
Top 15 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 16 April 2021. 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 +152 89 £65,000 +8.33% 14
UK excluding London +119 73 £57,000 +14.00% 13
South East +77 31 £67,500 +16.38% 6
London +96 25 £80,000 +14.29% 2
North of England +46 23 £57,000 +66.42% 1
Work from Home -114 23 £57,500 -11.54% 3
North West +45 22 £57,000 +75.38%
Scotland +12 7 £50,000 - 2
Midlands - 6 £48,000 - 2
Northern Ireland +3 4 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands - 4 - - 1
South West +5 2 £70,000 +40.00% 1
East Midlands - 2 £48,000 - 1
East of England +58 1 - -
Yorkshire +3 1 £50,000 +26.58% 1

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, 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 99 (90.83%) VMware
2 64 (58.72%) vSphere
3 63 (57.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 55 (50.46%) Azure
5 48 (44.04%) Microsoft
6 42 (38.53%) SAN
7 40 (36.70%) vCenter Server
8 39 (35.78%) VMware NSX
8 39 (35.78%) Active Directory
9 38 (34.86%) VSAN
10 37 (33.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 37 (33.94%) AWS
10 37 (33.94%) Data Centre
11 36 (33.03%) Dell
12 33 (30.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 32 (29.36%) DNS
13 32 (29.36%) Firewall
13 32 (29.36%) PowerShell
13 32 (29.36%) VMware ESXi
13 32 (29.36%) vCloud
14 31 (28.44%) Migration
14 31 (28.44%) Cisco
14 31 (28.44%) Windows
15 30 (27.52%) Ansible
16 28 (25.69%) EMC
17 24 (22.02%) Windows Server
17 24 (22.02%) Red Hat
17 24 (22.02%) Network Virtualisation
18 22 (20.18%) IBM
19 21 (19.27%) Citrix

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 4 (3.67%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (3.67%) Confluence
1 4 (3.67%) IIS
1 4 (3.67%) JBoss
1 4 (3.67%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 55 (50.46%) Azure
2 37 (33.94%) AWS
3 19 (17.43%) OpenShift
4 6 (5.50%) SaaS
5 4 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (3.67%) IaaS
5 4 (3.67%) PaaS
6 3 (2.75%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.83%) GCP
8 1 (0.92%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 1 (0.92%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (38.53%) SAN
2 38 (34.86%) VSAN
3 32 (29.36%) DNS
3 32 (29.36%) Firewall
4 20 (18.35%) NAS
5 18 (16.51%) DHCP
6 6 (5.50%) Cisco ISE
6 6 (5.50%) LAN
6 6 (5.50%) Network Security
6 6 (5.50%) WAN
7 4 (3.67%) FTP
7 4 (3.67%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (3.67%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.75%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.83%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (3.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.75%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (3.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (3.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.67%) GitLab
3 4 (3.67%) IntelliJ
3 4 (3.67%) JUnit
3 4 (3.67%) Liquibase
3 4 (3.67%) Maven
3 4 (3.67%) NetBeans
3 4 (3.67%) Subversion
4 2 (1.83%) JIRA
5 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 19 (17.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.67%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Public Sector
3 2 (1.83%) Electronics
3 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.92%) Banking
4 1 (0.92%) Law
4 1 (0.92%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (27.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (24.77%) Consultant
3 25 (22.94%) VMware Consultant
4 21 (19.27%) Architect
4 21 (19.27%) VMware Architect
5 14 (12.84%) Design Engineer
5 14 (12.84%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 14 (12.84%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
6 13 (11.93%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (10.09%) Infrastructure Architect
7 11 (10.09%) VMware Engineer
8 10 (9.17%) Senior Architect
8 10 (9.17%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (9.17%) Senior VMware Architect
8 10 (9.17%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 7 (6.42%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (6.42%) Storage Consultant
10 7 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (5.50%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.51%) LDAP
2 8 (7.34%) REST
3 4 (3.67%) CSS
3 4 (3.67%) CSS3
3 4 (3.67%) Flash
3 4 (3.67%) HTML
3 4 (3.67%) HTML5
3 4 (3.67%) J2EE
3 4 (3.67%) JPA
3 4 (3.67%) Node.js
3 4 (3.67%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (3.67%) Spring
3 4 (3.67%) Spring Boot
3 4 (3.67%) Vue.js
3 4 (3.67%) Web Services
4 1 (0.92%) JSON
4 1 (0.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (33.94%) Data Centre
2 14 (12.84%) Enterprise Storage
3 12 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.50%) PKI
4 6 (5.50%) Private Cloud
5 4 (3.67%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.75%) Clustering
6 3 (2.75%) Replication
7 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.83%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (1.83%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.83%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.83%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.44%) Windows
2 24 (22.02%) Windows Server
3 13 (11.93%) Linux
4 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (5.50%) Windows 10
6 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2019
7 5 (4.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 31 (28.44%) Migration
3 24 (22.02%) Network Virtualisation
4 18 (16.51%) Converged Infrastructure
4 18 (16.51%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 18 (16.51%) ITIL
4 18 (16.51%) Load Balancing
4 18 (16.51%) Requirements Gathering
5 17 (15.60%) eTOM
6 13 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (11.93%) DevOps
7 11 (10.09%) Presales
8 10 (9.17%) Server Virtualisation
8 10 (9.17%) Service Delivery
9 8 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (6.42%) Configuration Management
11 6 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 5 (4.59%) Patch Management
12 5 (4.59%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (29.36%) PowerShell
2 14 (12.84%) SQL
3 10 (9.17%) Java
4 6 (5.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.50%) Python
5 4 (3.67%) C++
5 4 (3.67%) Ruby
6 1 (0.92%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (33.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (16.51%) CCNP
2 18 (16.51%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (13.76%) Security Cleared
4 11 (10.09%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.42%) Degree
6 5 (4.59%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (3.67%) HNC
7 4 (3.67%) VCP6
System Software
1 64 (58.72%) vSphere
2 63 (57.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (35.78%) Active Directory
3 39 (35.78%) VMware NSX
4 32 (29.36%) vCloud
4 32 (29.36%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (19.27%) XenDesktop
6 19 (17.43%) Virtual Servers
7 18 (16.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 18 (16.51%) XenApp
8 8 (7.34%) Docker
9 3 (2.75%) NFS
9 3 (2.75%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (1.83%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.92%) Firmware
11 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 40 (36.70%) vCenter Server
2 30 (27.52%) Ansible
3 21 (19.27%) Kubernetes
4 18 (16.51%) HAProxy
5 7 (6.42%) Terraform
6 6 (5.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (5.50%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 4 (3.67%) PowerCLI
8 3 (2.75%) SCCM
9 2 (1.83%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (1.83%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.83%) SCOM
10 1 (0.92%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.92%) Puppet
10 1 (0.92%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.92%) vMotion
Vendors
1 99 (90.83%) VMware
2 48 (44.04%) Microsoft
3 36 (33.03%) Dell
4 31 (28.44%) Cisco
5 28 (25.69%) EMC
6 24 (22.02%) Red Hat
7 22 (20.18%) IBM
8 21 (19.27%) Citrix
8 21 (19.27%) Oracle
9 19 (17.43%) F5
10 18 (16.51%) Fortinet
10 18 (16.51%) Infoblox
10 18 (16.51%) NetApp
11 11 (10.09%) CA
11 11 (10.09%) Veeam
12 8 (7.34%) HP
12 8 (7.34%) ServiceNow
13 7 (6.42%) McAfee
14 6 (5.50%) Blue Coat
14 6 (5.50%) LogRhythm