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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 14 3 43
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +40
Permanent jobs citing VMware 63 76 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.12% 20.05% 3.32%
As % of the Vendors category 19.57% 42.70% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 53 63 17
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +37.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £59,500 £60,200
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £39,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.26% -
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
322 178 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.60% 46.97% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 261 153 175
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 2015.

VMware Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 95 (87.96%) Windows
2 73 (67.59%) Microsoft
3 56 (51.85%) Active Directory
4 53 (49.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 44 (40.74%) Cisco
5 44 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 42 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (35.19%) MS Excel
8 38 (35.19%) MS Exchange
9 35 (32.41%) Finance
10 31 (28.70%) Linux
11 28 (25.93%) Firewall
12 27 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 24 (22.22%) IBM
13 24 (22.22%) DNS
14 22 (20.37%) AS400
14 22 (20.37%) WebSphere
15 21 (19.44%) DHCP
15 21 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (19.44%) SQL Server
16 20 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 19 (17.59%) SQL
17 19 (17.59%) SAN
18 18 (16.67%) Citrix
18 18 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
18 18 (16.67%) IIS
19 17 (15.74%) CCNA
19 17 (15.74%) HTTP
19 17 (15.74%) HP

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 38 (35.19%) MS Exchange
2 27 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (20.37%) WebSphere
4 18 (16.67%) IIS
5 15 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (12.96%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (2.78%) Apache
7 3 (2.78%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.85%) JBoss
8 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (1.85%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 38 (35.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.81%) Office 365
2 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.48%) SaaS
4 4 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.78%) IaaS
6 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.93%) Firewall
2 24 (22.22%) DNS
3 21 (19.44%) DHCP
4 19 (17.59%) SAN
5 17 (15.74%) HTTP
6 14 (12.96%) LAN
6 14 (12.96%) WAN
7 8 (7.41%) TCP/IP
7 8 (7.41%) VPN
8 6 (5.56%) Internet
9 4 (3.70%) VoIP
9 4 (3.70%) WLAN
9 4 (3.70%) Wireless
9 4 (3.70%) Wireshark
9 4 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.78%) tcpdump
10 3 (2.78%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.78%) VLAN
10 3 (2.78%) VPLS
11 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.56%) MySQL
3 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 35 (32.41%) Finance
2 11 (10.19%) Welsh Language
3 10 (9.26%) Advertising
4 2 (1.85%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (24.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 12 (11.11%) Consultant
4 10 (9.26%) Administrator
5 9 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (6.48%) Architect
6 7 (6.48%) Analyst
6 7 (6.48%) Wintel Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) VMware Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Network Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) SCCM Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.78%) LAMP
2 1 (0.93%) Apache Flex
2 1 (0.93%) HTML
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.37%) AS400
2 7 (6.48%) Clustering
3 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.78%) iSeries
5 1 (0.93%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) Symmetrix
5 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 95 (87.96%) Windows
2 53 (49.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 42 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (28.70%) Linux
6 14 (12.96%) OS/400
7 7 (6.48%) CentOS
8 6 (5.56%) Windows 7
9 5 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (4.63%) UNIX
10 4 (3.70%) Debian
11 3 (2.78%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.93%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.04%) ITIL
1 13 (12.04%) Mentoring
2 12 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (7.41%) Line Management
4 6 (5.56%) Time Management
5 5 (4.63%) Load Balancing
5 5 (4.63%) Change Management
5 5 (4.63%) Project Management
5 5 (4.63%) Service Management
6 4 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (3.70%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (3.70%) Coaching
7 3 (2.78%) Resilience Testing
7 3 (2.78%) Software Deployment
7 3 (2.78%) Network Design
8 2 (1.85%) Performance Testing
8 2 (1.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.59%) SQL
2 7 (6.48%) Perl
2 7 (6.48%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.63%) Python
4 3 (2.78%) Ruby
5 2 (1.85%) Java
5 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.93%) C#
6 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (15.74%) CCNA
5 14 (12.96%) MCSE
6 13 (12.04%) VCP5
7 7 (6.48%) MCITP
8 6 (5.56%) Degree
9 4 (3.70%) MCSA
9 4 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (2.78%) CCNP
10 3 (2.78%) VCP4
11 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.85%) MCP
12 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.93%) CCA
12 1 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.93%) RHCE
12 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 56 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 44 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.04%) Hyper-V
4 12 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 9 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 9 (8.33%) vSphere
6 4 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.78%) Nmap
7 3 (2.78%) XenApp
7 3 (2.78%) XenServer
8 2 (1.85%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.85%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.85%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.93%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) SCCM
2 5 (4.63%) WSUS
3 4 (3.70%) SCOM
3 4 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (3.70%) Tivoli
3 4 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (3.70%) Nagios
4 3 (2.78%) Nessus
4 3 (2.78%) Puppet
5 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.93%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.93%) Ansible
6 1 (0.93%) OpenView
6 1 (0.93%) OPNET
6 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.93%) yum
Vendors
1 73 (67.59%) Microsoft
2 44 (40.74%) Cisco
3 24 (22.22%) IBM
4 18 (16.67%) Citrix
5 17 (15.74%) HP
6 9 (8.33%) NetApp
7 6 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.63%) Dell
9 4 (3.70%) McAfee
9 4 (3.70%) LANDesk
9 4 (3.70%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.70%) Oracle
10 3 (2.78%) 3PAR
10 3 (2.78%) Google
11 2 (1.85%) WatchGuard
11 2 (1.85%) Juniper
12 1 (0.93%) BMC
12 1 (0.93%) CA
12 1 (0.93%) Informatica
12 1 (0.93%) Teradata