The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 10 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing VMware 84 52 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.29% 9.11% 12.15%
As % of the Vendors category 30.88% 20.80% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 82 48 44
Average salary £32,500 £35,750 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -36.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,350 £57,950 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
VMware
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
272 250 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 43.04% 43.78% 51.93%
Number of salaries quoted 253 217 162
Average salary £33,000 £36,141 £34,545
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

VMware
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

VMware Salary Trend in Cardiff

VMware
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

VMware Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing VMware 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.

1 117 (64.29%) Windows
2 98 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (42.86%) Cisco
4 75 (41.21%) Microsoft
5 66 (36.26%) Linux
6 65 (35.71%) Firewall
7 60 (32.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 59 (32.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 51 (28.02%) ITIL
10 50 (27.47%) Active Directory
10 50 (27.47%) SAN
11 49 (26.92%) MS Exchange
12 48 (26.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 41 (22.53%) Finance
14 40 (21.98%) HP
15 39 (21.43%) UNIX
15 39 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 35 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
17 34 (18.68%) SQL
18 33 (18.13%) MS Excel
19 32 (17.58%) TCP/IP
20 31 (17.03%) Microsoft Certification
21 30 (16.48%) NetApp
22 29 (15.93%) Perl
23 28 (15.38%) DNS
23 28 (15.38%) CCNA
23 28 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
24 27 (14.84%) IIS
25 24 (13.19%) Red Hat
25 24 (13.19%) Hyper-V

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing VMware 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 49 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 28 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 27 (14.84%) IIS
4 20 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (9.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (8.79%) Apache
7 13 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (5.49%) SharePoint
9 8 (4.40%) Tomcat
10 7 (3.85%) Lync
11 4 (2.20%) OpenStack
11 4 (2.20%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.65%) ColdFusion
12 3 (1.65%) Commerce Server
12 3 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.65%) CMS
13 2 (1.10%) WorkSite
14 1 (0.55%) GroupWise
14 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (18.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.19%) SaaS
2 22 (12.09%) Office 365
3 8 (4.40%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 65 (35.71%) Firewall
2 50 (27.47%) SAN
3 32 (17.58%) TCP/IP
4 28 (15.38%) DNS
5 18 (9.89%) VLAN
6 16 (8.79%) LAN
6 16 (8.79%) WAN
7 15 (8.24%) tcpdump
8 14 (7.69%) DHCP
9 13 (7.14%) Wireshark
10 12 (6.59%) Internet
11 9 (4.95%) HTTP
12 8 (4.40%) VoIP
12 8 (4.40%) NAS
13 6 (3.30%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (3.30%) BGP
13 6 (3.30%) VPN
13 6 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (3.30%) iSCSI
14 4 (2.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.59%) MySQL
3 5 (2.75%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.55%) OLAP
5 1 (0.55%) OLTP
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
General
1 41 (22.53%) Finance
2 23 (12.64%) Welsh Language
2 23 (12.64%) Advertising
3 3 (1.65%) French Language
3 3 (1.65%) German Language
3 3 (1.65%) Italian Language
3 3 (1.65%) Spanish Language
3 3 (1.65%) Banking
3 3 (1.65%) Marketing
4 2 (1.10%) Law
5 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (29.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (13.19%) Systems Engineer
3 21 (11.54%) Analyst
4 18 (9.89%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 18 (9.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (8.79%) Server Engineer
6 15 (8.24%) Support Engineer
7 13 (7.14%) Server Support
8 11 (6.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 9 (4.95%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (4.95%) Administrator
9 9 (4.95%) Support Analyst
10 8 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (4.40%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.40%) Network Engineer
10 8 (4.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (4.40%) Server Support Engineer
11 7 (3.85%) Project Engineer
12 6 (3.30%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.89%) LAMP
2 3 (1.65%) .NET Framework
2 3 (1.65%) .NET
2 3 (1.65%) Web Services
3 1 (0.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.40%) Clustering
3 6 (3.30%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.20%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.65%) AS400
5 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.10%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.55%) iPhone
7 1 (0.55%) iSeries
7 1 (0.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 117 (64.29%) Windows
2 66 (36.26%) Linux
3 60 (32.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 59 (32.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (26.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (21.43%) UNIX
7 21 (11.54%) CentOS
8 20 (10.99%) Solaris
9 16 (8.79%) Debian
10 13 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (4.95%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (3.30%) AIX
13 2 (1.10%) NetWare
13 2 (1.10%) HPUX
13 2 (1.10%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (28.02%) ITIL
2 15 (8.24%) Configuration Management
3 14 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 12 (6.59%) Mentoring
4 12 (6.59%) Network Design
5 11 (6.04%) Load Balancing
5 11 (6.04%) Change Management
6 10 (5.49%) Line Management
7 7 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (3.85%) Competitive Intelligence
7 7 (3.85%) Service Management
8 6 (3.30%) Strategic Planning
9 5 (2.75%) Product Management
9 5 (2.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (2.75%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (2.20%) Resilience Testing
10 4 (2.20%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (2.20%) Project Management
10 4 (2.20%) TOGAF
10 4 (2.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (18.68%) SQL
2 29 (15.93%) Perl
3 21 (11.54%) Python
4 5 (2.75%) Ruby
5 4 (2.20%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.65%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.65%) C#
7 2 (1.10%) Java
Qualifications
1 39 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 35 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (17.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (15.38%) CCNA
5 21 (11.54%) MCSE
6 14 (7.69%) RHCE
6 14 (7.69%) Degree
7 11 (6.04%) CCNP
8 7 (3.85%) MCITP
8 7 (3.85%) CCIE
9 6 (3.30%) CCA
9 6 (3.30%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (2.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.20%) MCSA
11 4 (2.20%) MCP
12 3 (1.65%) CCIP
12 3 (1.65%) VCP5
13 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
14 1 (0.55%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.65%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 98 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (27.47%) Active Directory
3 24 (13.19%) Hyper-V
4 15 (8.24%) Terminal Services
5 12 (6.59%) Nmap
6 9 (4.95%) vSphere
7 7 (3.85%) VMware ESX
8 5 (2.75%) Xen
8 5 (2.75%) vCloud
9 4 (2.20%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.65%) XenServer
11 2 (1.10%) KVM
12 1 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.55%) XenApp
12 1 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 12 (6.59%) Nagios
1 12 (6.59%) Nessus
2 10 (5.49%) NetBackup
2 10 (5.49%) Puppet
3 8 (4.40%) Tivoli
4 6 (3.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (2.75%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.65%) SCDPM
7 2 (1.10%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.55%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.55%) YUM
8 1 (0.55%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.55%) OpenView
8 1 (0.55%) Netcool
8 1 (0.55%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 1 (0.55%) OPNET
Vendors
1 78 (42.86%) Cisco
2 75 (41.21%) Microsoft
3 40 (21.98%) HP
4 30 (16.48%) NetApp
5 24 (13.19%) Red Hat
6 23 (12.64%) Citrix
7 20 (10.99%) Dell
8 16 (8.79%) IBM
9 13 (7.14%) EMC
10 9 (4.95%) JBoss
11 6 (3.30%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.75%) 3PAR
13 4 (2.20%) Oracle
13 4 (2.20%) Google
13 4 (2.20%) WatchGuard
13 4 (2.20%) SonicWALL
14 3 (1.65%) Veeam
14 3 (1.65%) SolarWinds
14 3 (1.65%) Novell
14 3 (1.65%) Juniper
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22500.00 - £26500.00 per annum + plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: 35000 - 55000 + excellent benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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