The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 37 40 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 34 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.41% 4.03% 5.52%
As % of the System Software category 31.48% 38.98% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 20
Average salary £33,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,600 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,050 £60,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
VMware Infrastructure
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

System Software Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
108 59 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.17% 10.33% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 104 54 37
Average salary £32,000 £33,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Cardiff region.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure.

1 98 (100.00%) VMware
2 53 (54.08%) Windows
3 43 (43.88%) Linux
4 39 (39.80%) Microsoft
5 36 (36.73%) Firewall
6 33 (33.67%) Cisco
7 31 (31.63%) Finance
8 30 (30.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 29 (29.59%) ITIL
10 28 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (27.55%) HP
12 26 (26.53%) SAN
12 26 (26.53%) UNIX
12 26 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (24.49%) NetApp
14 23 (23.47%) Perl
14 23 (23.47%) SaaS
15 22 (22.45%) Welsh Language
15 22 (22.45%) TCP/IP
16 21 (21.43%) Active Directory
17 19 (19.39%) Windows Server 2012
18 18 (18.37%) VLAN
19 17 (17.35%) Advertising
19 17 (17.35%) Python
20 16 (16.33%) Cisco Certification
20 16 (16.33%) Hyper-V
21 15 (15.31%) CentOS
21 15 (15.31%) tcpdump
21 15 (15.31%) Red Hat
21 15 (15.31%) Dell

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (12.24%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.22%) Apache
3 9 (9.18%) SharePoint
4 8 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (6.12%) Lync
5 6 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.10%) IIS
7 3 (3.06%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.06%) ColdFusion
8 2 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.04%) WorkSite
8 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.04%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (11.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (23.47%) SaaS
2 7 (7.14%) Office 365
3 6 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (36.73%) Firewall
2 26 (26.53%) SAN
3 22 (22.45%) TCP/IP
4 18 (18.37%) VLAN
5 15 (15.31%) tcpdump
6 14 (14.29%) DNS
7 13 (13.27%) Wireshark
8 9 (9.18%) LAN
8 9 (9.18%) WAN
8 9 (9.18%) DHCP
9 8 (8.16%) HTTP
10 5 (5.10%) VPN
10 5 (5.10%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (4.08%) NAS
11 4 (4.08%) Wireless
12 3 (3.06%) VRRP
12 3 (3.06%) Internet
12 3 (3.06%) VoIP
12 3 (3.06%) HSRP
13 2 (2.04%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) MySQL
2 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 31 (31.63%) Finance
2 22 (22.45%) Welsh Language
3 17 (17.35%) Advertising
4 3 (3.06%) French Language
4 3 (3.06%) German Language
4 3 (3.06%) Italian Language
4 3 (3.06%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (19.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (12.24%) Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 9 (9.18%) Administrator
5 9 (9.18%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (8.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.14%) Server Support
7 7 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (7.14%) Project Engineer
7 7 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Storage Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Server Technician
9 5 (5.10%) Server Support Technician
9 5 (5.10%) UNIX Administrator
9 5 (5.10%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) LAMP
2 3 (3.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.04%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.04%) AS400
4 1 (1.02%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 53 (54.08%) Windows
2 43 (43.88%) Linux
3 28 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (26.53%) UNIX
4 26 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (19.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (15.31%) CentOS
6 15 (15.31%) Solaris
6 15 (15.31%) Debian
7 9 (9.18%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.04%) NetWare
9 2 (2.04%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.59%) ITIL
2 12 (12.24%) Configuration Management
2 12 (12.24%) Incident Management
3 10 (10.20%) Mentoring
4 8 (8.16%) Change Management
5 7 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (7.14%) Competitive Intelligence
5 7 (7.14%) Service Management
5 7 (7.14%) Line Management
6 5 (5.10%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (5.10%) Product Management
7 4 (4.08%) Time Management
7 4 (4.08%) TOGAF
7 4 (4.08%) Project Management
7 4 (4.08%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (3.06%) Email Migration
8 3 (3.06%) Network Design
8 3 (3.06%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (3.06%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.04%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.47%) Perl
2 17 (17.35%) Python
3 11 (11.22%) SQL
4 3 (3.06%) C#
4 3 (3.06%) Ruby
4 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (30.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (16.33%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (13.27%) RHCE
4 12 (12.24%) CCNA
5 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (11.22%) Degree
6 7 (7.14%) CCNP
7 6 (6.12%) MCSE
8 4 (4.08%) CCIE
9 3 (3.06%) VCP5
10 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.04%) MCITP
10 2 (2.04%) MCSA
11 1 (1.02%) CCA
11 1 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.02%) SLA
1 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 16 (16.33%) Hyper-V
3 12 (12.24%) Nmap
4 6 (6.12%) vSphere
5 5 (5.10%) vCloud
5 5 (5.10%) Xen
6 4 (4.08%) ISA Server
7 3 (3.06%) XenServer
8 2 (2.04%) KVM
9 1 (1.02%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.02%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (12.24%) Nessus
1 12 (12.24%) Nagios
2 8 (8.16%) Puppet
3 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.06%) SCDPM
4 2 (2.04%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.02%) OPNET
5 1 (1.02%) OpenView
5 1 (1.02%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.02%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.02%) Netcool
5 1 (1.02%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 98 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (39.80%) Microsoft
3 33 (33.67%) Cisco
4 27 (27.55%) HP
5 24 (24.49%) NetApp
6 15 (15.31%) Red Hat
6 15 (15.31%) Dell
7 12 (12.24%) IBM
8 11 (11.22%) EMC
9 5 (5.10%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.08%) JBoss
10 4 (4.08%) Citrix
10 4 (4.08%) Google
10 4 (4.08%) WatchGuard
10 4 (4.08%) SonicWALL
11 3 (3.06%) Veeam
11 3 (3.06%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.04%) IPFX
12 2 (2.04%) Juniper
12 2 (2.04%) Novell
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