Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vRealize Suite
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 660 878 935
Rank change year-on-year +218 +57 +148
Permanent jobs citing vRealize 103 148 203
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.98% 0.92% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 98 122 173
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14% +21.74%
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,025 £50,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £94,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,000 £52,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -19.23% +23.81%

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 10,475 16,098 17,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.36% 12.77% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8,609 12,432 13,658
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

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 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for vRealize in the UK

vRealize
Top 14 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 January 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 +207 88 £65,000 - 22
UK excluding London +160 54 £57,000 +8.57% 21
London +198 42 £67,500 -10.00% 4
South East +134 20 £65,000 +9.70% 3
Work from Home -48 18 £67,500 -3.57% 2
North of England +88 17 £57,000 +75.38% 7
North West +86 15 £57,000 +75.38% 4
Scotland +53 6 £50,000 - 1
Midlands +81 5 £45,000 +15.38% 3
West Midlands +62 5 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Northern Ireland +16 4 £45,000 -
South West +53 2 £60,000 +11.63% 2
Yorkshire +39 2 £50,000 +26.58% 3
East of England +107 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 98 (95.15%) VMware
2 70 (67.96%) vSphere
3 56 (54.37%) vCenter Server
4 51 (49.51%) VMware NSX
5 49 (47.57%) VSAN
5 49 (47.57%) SAN
6 48 (46.60%) VMware Infrastructure
7 46 (44.66%) Dell
8 44 (42.72%) Firewall
8 44 (42.72%) vCloud
9 42 (40.78%) Data Centre
10 38 (36.89%) EMC
11 35 (33.98%) Migration
12 33 (32.04%) Fortinet
13 32 (31.07%) Azure
14 30 (29.13%) Microsoft
15 24 (23.30%) Ansible
15 24 (23.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 22 (21.36%) Active Directory
16 22 (21.36%) VMware ESXi
17 20 (19.42%) Cisco
17 20 (19.42%) PowerShell
18 18 (17.48%) Windows
18 18 (17.48%) AWS
19 17 (16.50%) Network Virtualisation
20 16 (15.53%) DNS
20 16 (15.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 16 (15.53%) Windows Server
21 15 (14.56%) Kubernetes
21 15 (14.56%) XenDesktop

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 2 (1.94%) JBoss
1 2 (1.94%) WildFly
2 1 (0.97%) Confluence
2 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (31.07%) Azure
2 18 (17.48%) AWS
3 13 (12.62%) OpenShift
4 3 (2.91%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.91%) SaaS
5 2 (1.94%) GCP
5 2 (1.94%) IaaS
6 1 (0.97%) Office 365
6 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (47.57%) SAN
1 49 (47.57%) VSAN
2 44 (42.72%) Firewall
3 16 (15.53%) DNS
4 11 (10.68%) DHCP
4 11 (10.68%) NAS
5 8 (7.77%) WAN
6 7 (6.80%) LAN
7 5 (4.85%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.88%) Network Security
8 4 (3.88%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (2.91%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (2.91%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.97%) Cisco Firepower
10 1 (0.97%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.97%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.94%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.94%) GitLab
3 2 (1.94%) IntelliJ
3 2 (1.94%) JIRA
3 2 (1.94%) NetBeans
3 2 (1.94%) Subversion
4 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.97%) git-flow
4 1 (0.97%) JUnit
4 1 (0.97%) Liquibase
4 1 (0.97%) Maven
4 1 (0.97%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.97%) PyCharm
4 1 (0.97%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.97%) WebStorm
General
1 11 (10.68%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.94%) Public Sector
3 1 (0.97%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.97%) Banking
3 1 (0.97%) Finance
3 1 (0.97%) Military
3 1 (0.97%) Police
Job Titles
1 35 (33.98%) Consultant
2 33 (32.04%) Architect
3 31 (30.10%) VMware Consultant
4 29 (28.16%) VMware Architect
5 17 (16.50%) Infrastructure Architect
6 13 (12.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (12.62%) Senior Architect
6 13 (12.62%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 12 (11.65%) Senior Consultant
8 11 (10.68%) Senior VMware Architect
9 9 (8.74%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 8 (7.77%) VMware Engineer
11 7 (6.80%) Data Architect
11 7 (6.80%) Data Centre Architect
11 7 (6.80%) Design Engineer
11 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
11 7 (6.80%) Principal Consultant
11 7 (6.80%) Senior VMware Consultant
11 7 (6.80%) Storage Consultant
12 6 (5.83%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.68%) LDAP
2 2 (1.94%) CSS
2 2 (1.94%) CSS3
2 2 (1.94%) HTML
2 2 (1.94%) HTML5
2 2 (1.94%) J2EE
2 2 (1.94%) JPA
2 2 (1.94%) Node.js
2 2 (1.94%) REST
2 2 (1.94%) Spring
2 2 (1.94%) Spring Boot
2 2 (1.94%) Vue.js
3 1 (0.97%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.97%) JSON
3 1 (0.97%) React
3 1 (0.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (40.78%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.71%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (4.85%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.91%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.94%) PKI
7 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.48%) Windows
2 16 (15.53%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.80%) Linux
4 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.91%) VMS
6 3 (2.91%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.97%) CentOS
8 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.98%) Migration
2 17 (16.50%) Network Virtualisation
3 16 (15.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 13 (12.62%) Converged Infrastructure
5 12 (11.65%) eTOM
5 12 (11.65%) ITIL
6 11 (10.68%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 11 (10.68%) Load Balancing
6 11 (10.68%) Requirements Gathering
7 10 (9.71%) Presales
8 9 (8.74%) DevOps
8 9 (8.74%) Server Virtualisation
9 6 (5.83%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (4.85%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.85%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
11 4 (3.88%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Automation
11 4 (3.88%) IT Strategy
11 4 (3.88%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.42%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.85%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.85%) SQL
3 4 (3.88%) Java
3 4 (3.88%) Python
4 2 (1.94%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (23.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (11.65%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (10.68%) CCNP
4 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.85%) Degree
6 4 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.88%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.94%) VCP6
8 1 (0.97%) CCDA
8 1 (0.97%) CCDP
System Software
1 70 (67.96%) vSphere
2 51 (49.51%) VMware NSX
3 48 (46.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (42.72%) vCloud
5 22 (21.36%) Active Directory
5 22 (21.36%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (14.56%) XenDesktop
7 12 (11.65%) Virtual Servers
7 12 (11.65%) XenApp
8 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (5.83%) Docker
10 3 (2.91%) NFS
10 3 (2.91%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 56 (54.37%) vCenter Server
2 24 (23.30%) Ansible
3 15 (14.56%) Kubernetes
4 11 (10.68%) HAProxy
5 8 (7.77%) Terraform
6 4 (3.88%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 3 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.94%) SCCM
9 1 (0.97%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 1 (0.97%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.97%) Nessus
9 1 (0.97%) PowerCLI
9 1 (0.97%) Puppet
9 1 (0.97%) SCOM
9 1 (0.97%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.97%) vMotion
Vendors
1 98 (95.15%) VMware
2 46 (44.66%) Dell
3 38 (36.89%) EMC
4 33 (32.04%) Fortinet
5 30 (29.13%) Microsoft
6 20 (19.42%) Cisco
7 15 (14.56%) Citrix
7 15 (14.56%) IBM
8 14 (13.59%) Red Hat
9 13 (12.62%) Oracle
10 11 (10.68%) F5
10 11 (10.68%) Infoblox
10 11 (10.68%) NetApp
11 10 (9.71%) Veeam
12 5 (4.85%) HP
12 5 (4.85%) McAfee
13 4 (3.88%) CommVault
14 3 (2.91%) Blue Coat
14 3 (2.91%) CA
14 3 (2.91%) Tripwire