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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 43 33 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +29
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 56 75 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.64% 6.75% 2.67%
As % of the System Software category 38.10% 54.35% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 49 69 25
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,900 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £51,500 £56,500
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
147 138 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.19% 12.42% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 122 124 91
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £49,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +3 19 £36,000 -0.68% 1
Cardiff -31 18 £33,500 -9.45% 3
Caerphilly +3 8 £24,000 -11.92%
Bridgend +4 6 £54,250 +50.69%
Torfaen - 2 £33,000 -
Blaenau Gwent - 1 £37,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 123 (100.00%) VMware
2 101 (82.11%) Microsoft
3 92 (74.80%) Windows
4 83 (67.48%) Active Directory
5 61 (49.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 57 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 49 (39.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 46 (37.40%) MS Exchange
9 41 (33.33%) SAN
10 38 (30.89%) Exchange Server 2010
11 37 (30.08%) Exchange Server 2013
12 36 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2007
13 33 (26.83%) MS Excel
14 30 (24.39%) DNS
15 29 (23.58%) Finance
15 29 (23.58%) Hyper-V
16 28 (22.76%) SQL Server
17 26 (21.14%) ITIL
18 25 (20.33%) Linux
18 25 (20.33%) Firewall
18 25 (20.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 24 (19.51%) DHCP
20 23 (18.70%) IBM
21 21 (17.07%) Cisco
21 21 (17.07%) Citrix
21 21 (17.07%) AS400
22 18 (14.63%) HP
22 18 (14.63%) Dell
22 18 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
22 18 (14.63%) TCP/IP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 46 (37.40%) MS Exchange
2 38 (30.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (30.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 36 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (10.57%) WebSphere
6 11 (8.94%) IIS
7 7 (5.69%) Apache
8 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2000
8 5 (4.07%) SharePoint
9 4 (3.25%) Commerce Server
9 4 (3.25%) CMS
9 4 (3.25%) Tomcat
9 4 (3.25%) Lync
10 2 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 33 (26.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.82%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.07%) Office 365
3 5 (4.07%) SaaS
4 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.81%) PaaS
5 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.81%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (33.33%) SAN
2 30 (24.39%) DNS
3 25 (20.33%) Firewall
4 24 (19.51%) DHCP
5 18 (14.63%) TCP/IP
6 11 (8.94%) Cisco PIX
6 11 (8.94%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (7.32%) iSCSI
7 9 (7.32%) Internet
8 8 (6.50%) VLAN
9 5 (4.07%) VoIP
10 4 (3.25%) WAN
10 4 (3.25%) LAN
10 4 (3.25%) NAS
10 4 (3.25%) Network Security
11 3 (2.44%) VPN
12 2 (1.63%) OSPF
12 2 (1.63%) BGP
12 2 (1.63%) EIGRP
12 2 (1.63%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.07%) MySQL
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.81%) Big Data
4 1 (0.81%) SSDT
4 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.81%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (23.58%) Finance
2 17 (13.82%) Advertising
3 9 (7.32%) Welsh Language
4 6 (4.88%) Marketing
5 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (24.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (18.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (15.45%) Administrator
4 16 (13.01%) 3rd Line Support
4 16 (13.01%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (11.38%) Consultant
6 13 (10.57%) Technical Consultant
7 11 (8.94%) Architect
8 9 (7.32%) Project Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Technical Architect
10 7 (5.69%) Support Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) SCCM Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) Technical Support
11 5 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.07%) Analyst
12 4 (3.25%) Support Specialist
12 4 (3.25%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
12 4 (3.25%) Linux Engineer
12 4 (3.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 4 (3.25%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.07%) .NET
1 5 (4.07%) LAMP
2 4 (3.25%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.44%) CGI
4 2 (1.63%) COM
5 1 (0.81%) COM+
5 1 (0.81%) XML
5 1 (0.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.07%) AS400
2 9 (7.32%) EqualLogic
2 9 (7.32%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (6.50%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.69%) Clustering
5 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.44%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.44%) iSeries
6 3 (2.44%) GIS
7 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.81%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.81%) DTV
8 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 92 (74.80%) Windows
2 61 (49.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 57 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (39.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (20.33%) Linux
6 9 (7.32%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (6.50%) OS/400
8 7 (5.69%) Windows 7
9 5 (4.07%) CentOS
10 4 (3.25%) UNIX
11 3 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.44%) HPUX
11 3 (2.44%) Solaris
12 2 (1.63%) Debian
13 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.81%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.14%) ITIL
2 16 (13.01%) Mentoring
3 13 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (7.32%) Service Management
4 9 (7.32%) Change Management
5 6 (4.88%) Incident Management
5 6 (4.88%) Load Balancing
5 6 (4.88%) Line Management
6 5 (4.07%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (4.07%) E-Commerce
6 5 (4.07%) Migration
7 4 (3.25%) Project Management
7 4 (3.25%) Configuration Management
7 4 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.25%) Risk Management
7 4 (3.25%) Security Architecture
7 4 (3.25%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (3.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (3.25%) ISMS
7 4 (3.25%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.32%) Perl
2 8 (6.50%) SQL
2 8 (6.50%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.69%) Python
4 3 (2.44%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.63%) C#
5 2 (1.63%) Ruby
6 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (20.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (13.01%) VCP5
4 15 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (9.76%) SAP Certification
6 10 (8.13%) Security Cleared
7 9 (7.32%) MCITP
7 9 (7.32%) MCP
7 9 (7.32%) CCNP
8 6 (4.88%) CCNA
8 6 (4.88%) MCSE
9 5 (4.07%) Degree
9 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
9 5 (4.07%) RHCE
10 4 (3.25%) CISA
10 4 (3.25%) CISM
10 4 (3.25%) CISSP
10 4 (3.25%) MCSA
10 4 (3.25%) CRISC
10 4 (3.25%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (9.76%) ISO 9001
3 5 (4.07%) SLA
4 2 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 83 (67.48%) Active Directory
2 29 (23.58%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.88%) XenApp
3 6 (4.88%) vSphere
4 4 (3.25%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.25%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.44%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.63%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.63%) Firmware
6 2 (1.63%) iptables
7 1 (0.81%) KVM
7 1 (0.81%) Squid
7 1 (0.81%) Xen
7 1 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (9.76%) SCCM
2 3 (2.44%) SCOM
2 3 (2.44%) WSUS
2 3 (2.44%) Nagios
3 2 (1.63%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.63%) Puppet
3 2 (1.63%) Nessus
3 2 (1.63%) Nmap
4 1 (0.81%) Ansible
4 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 123 (100.00%) VMware
2 101 (82.11%) Microsoft
3 23 (18.70%) IBM
4 21 (17.07%) Cisco
4 21 (17.07%) Citrix
5 18 (14.63%) HP
5 18 (14.63%) Dell
6 13 (10.57%) SAP
7 7 (5.69%) Red Hat
8 6 (4.88%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.25%) Symantec
9 4 (3.25%) EMC
9 4 (3.25%) Veritas
10 3 (2.44%) Computacenter
10 3 (2.44%) NetApp
10 3 (2.44%) McAfee
11 2 (1.63%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.63%) Nokia
11 2 (1.63%) Apple
11 2 (1.63%) Intel
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