The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for vCloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vCloud Suite
England / West Midlands
Rank 211 - 214
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.085% - 0.039%
As % of the System Software category 0.88% - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £50,500 - £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -7.60%  

vCloud is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 453 644 550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 9.59% 10.46% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 378 506 466
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vCloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing vCloud as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for vCloud in the West Midlands

vCloud
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vCloud in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for vCloud in the West Midlands

vCloud
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vCloud in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for vCloud in the West Midlands

vCloud
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull - 1 £55,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £50,500 -
vCloud
England

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing vCloud also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for vCloud.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) SAS
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) vMotion
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (25.00%) Presales
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp