The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank - 83 -
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 0 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.95% -
As % of the System Software category - 9.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 0
Average salary - £43,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +22.22%
vCloud
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 South Wales region.

System Software Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
138 112 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.77% 9.67% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 131 100 117
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

vCloud
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

vCloud Salary Trend in South Wales

vCloud
Top 29 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing vCloud 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 vCloud.

1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Advertising
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) XenServer
5 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Remedy
5 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
5 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

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

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 5 (83.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) XenServer
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Remedy
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft