The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure 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 VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 43 20 67
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +47
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 58 81 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.77% 8.00% 2.33%
As % of the System Software category 37.66% 54.36% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 51 72 23
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +34.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,600 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware Infrastructure
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
154 149 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.65% 14.71% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 127 130 72
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in South Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in South Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +7 25 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Cardiff -32 13 £34,500 -6.75% 2
Bridgend +5 8 £51,250 +26.54%
Caerphilly -3 8 £24,000 -46.66%
Torfaen - 1 £30,000 -
Blaenau Gwent - 1 £37,500 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

1 129 (100.00%) VMware
2 102 (79.07%) Microsoft
3 96 (74.42%) Windows
4 89 (68.99%) Active Directory
5 62 (48.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 59 (45.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 53 (41.09%) MS Exchange
8 50 (38.76%) SAN
9 48 (37.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 44 (34.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 43 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 41 (31.78%) MS Excel
13 39 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2007
14 31 (24.03%) DNS
15 30 (23.26%) Hyper-V
16 29 (22.48%) Firewall
17 27 (20.93%) Cisco
18 26 (20.16%) Linux
18 26 (20.16%) SQL Server
19 24 (18.60%) ITIL
19 24 (18.60%) IBM
19 24 (18.60%) HP
19 24 (18.60%) Citrix
19 24 (18.60%) Finance
20 22 (17.05%) Microsoft Certification
20 22 (17.05%) DHCP
21 20 (15.50%) TCP/IP
21 20 (15.50%) Dell
21 20 (15.50%) Advertising
21 20 (15.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 53 (41.09%) MS Exchange
2 44 (34.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 39 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (10.08%) WebSphere
6 11 (8.53%) Apache
7 10 (7.75%) IIS
8 6 (4.65%) Lync
9 5 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (3.10%) Commerce Server
10 4 (3.10%) Tomcat
10 4 (3.10%) CMS
11 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
11 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.78%) JBoss
12 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 41 (31.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.10%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.98%) Office 365
4 5 (3.88%) PaaS
5 4 (3.10%) SaaS
6 3 (2.33%) IaaS
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 50 (38.76%) SAN
2 31 (24.03%) DNS
3 29 (22.48%) Firewall
4 22 (17.05%) DHCP
5 20 (15.50%) TCP/IP
6 12 (9.30%) Cisco PIX
6 12 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (7.75%) iSCSI
7 10 (7.75%) LAN
8 9 (6.98%) WAN
9 8 (6.20%) Internet
9 8 (6.20%) VLAN
10 6 (4.65%) NAS
10 6 (4.65%) VoIP
11 5 (3.88%) Network Security
12 4 (3.10%) tcpdump
12 4 (3.10%) Wireshark
12 4 (3.10%) VPN
13 3 (2.33%) Kerberos
13 3 (2.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.16%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.98%) MySQL
3 5 (3.88%) Big Data
4 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.10%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.78%) SSDT
5 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.78%) MSBuild
General
1 24 (18.60%) Finance
2 20 (15.50%) Advertising
3 12 (9.30%) Welsh Language
4 9 (6.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (27.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (19.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (14.73%) Administrator
4 17 (13.18%) Consultant
5 16 (12.40%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (10.85%) Technical Consultant
7 12 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (8.53%) Architect
9 9 (6.98%) Support Engineer
9 9 (6.98%) Project Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) Technical Architect
11 7 (5.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 7 (5.43%) Linux Administrator
12 6 (4.65%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 6 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (4.65%) Technical Support
13 5 (3.88%) Analyst
13 5 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
13 5 (3.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
13 5 (3.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.43%) LAMP
2 5 (3.88%) .NET
3 4 (3.10%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.33%) CGI
5 2 (1.55%) COM
6 1 (0.78%) COM+
6 1 (0.78%) CSS
6 1 (0.78%) XML
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.18%) AS400
2 10 (7.75%) EqualLogic
2 10 (7.75%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (6.20%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.20%) Clustering
4 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.33%) GIS
5 3 (2.33%) iSeries
6 2 (1.55%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 96 (74.42%) Windows
2 62 (48.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 59 (45.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (37.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (20.16%) Linux
6 10 (7.75%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (6.20%) CentOS
7 8 (6.20%) Windows 7
8 7 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (4.65%) UNIX
10 4 (3.10%) OS/400
10 4 (3.10%) HPUX
10 4 (3.10%) Solaris
11 3 (2.33%) Debian
12 2 (1.55%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.55%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.78%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.60%) ITIL
2 19 (14.73%) Mentoring
3 15 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (6.98%) E-Commerce
5 8 (6.20%) Service Management
5 8 (6.20%) Line Management
6 7 (5.43%) Change Management
6 7 (5.43%) Incident Management
7 6 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (4.65%) Load Balancing
7 6 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.65%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.88%) Migration
8 5 (3.88%) Mobile Marketing
8 5 (3.88%) Project Management
9 4 (3.10%) Coaching
9 4 (3.10%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (3.10%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.10%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.53%) SQL
2 9 (6.98%) Perl
2 9 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.20%) Python
4 4 (3.10%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.55%) Ruby
5 2 (1.55%) C#
6 1 (0.78%) PHP
6 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (17.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (15.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (12.40%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (10.08%) SAP Certification
5 11 (8.53%) VCP5
6 10 (7.75%) MCP
6 10 (7.75%) MCITP
7 9 (6.98%) Security Cleared
7 9 (6.98%) MCSE
7 9 (6.98%) CCNP
8 8 (6.20%) CCNA
9 7 (5.43%) RHCE
10 6 (4.65%) MCSA
11 5 (3.88%) Degree
12 4 (3.10%) SC Cleared
12 4 (3.10%) CRISC
12 4 (3.10%) CISA
12 4 (3.10%) CISM
12 4 (3.10%) GSEC
12 4 (3.10%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (10.08%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.10%) SLA
4 2 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 89 (68.99%) Active Directory
2 30 (23.26%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.43%) vSphere
4 5 (3.88%) Xen
4 5 (3.88%) XenApp
4 5 (3.88%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.10%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.10%) iptables
6 3 (2.33%) XenServer
6 3 (2.33%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.33%) Squid
7 2 (1.55%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.55%) Firmware
8 1 (0.78%) Samba
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.78%) NFS
8 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.78%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (10.08%) SCCM
2 5 (3.88%) SCOM
2 5 (3.88%) WSUS
3 4 (3.10%) Nagios
4 3 (2.33%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.33%) Nessus
4 3 (2.33%) Nmap
5 2 (1.55%) Puppet
6 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.78%) Ansible
6 1 (0.78%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 129 (100.00%) VMware
2 102 (79.07%) Microsoft
3 27 (20.93%) Cisco
4 24 (18.60%) IBM
4 24 (18.60%) HP
4 24 (18.60%) Citrix
5 20 (15.50%) Dell
6 13 (10.08%) SAP
7 12 (9.30%) Red Hat
8 8 (6.20%) SolarWinds
9 6 (4.65%) EMC
10 5 (3.88%) NetApp
10 5 (3.88%) McAfee
11 4 (3.10%) Symantec
11 4 (3.10%) Veritas
12 3 (2.33%) Oracle
12 3 (2.33%) Computacenter
13 2 (1.55%) Brocade
13 2 (1.55%) Intel
13 2 (1.55%) CheckPoint
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