The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 19 66 45
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -21
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 81 24 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.98% 2.33% 4.61%
As % of the System Software category 56.25% 31.17% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 72 23 39
Average salary £37,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.54% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £22,800 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,600 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
System Software Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
144 77 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.19% 7.49% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 130 71 106
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware Infrastructure
Wales

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +36 57 £37,000 +34.54% 7
Newport +7 7 £37,500 -
Bridgend +1 5 £40,500 +47.27%
Caerphilly +1 5 £45,000 -20.35%
VMware Infrastructure
Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 166 (100.00%) VMware
2 91 (54.82%) Microsoft
3 85 (51.20%) Cisco
4 69 (41.57%) HP
5 68 (40.96%) Windows
6 63 (37.95%) Hyper-V
7 57 (34.34%) Active Directory
8 55 (33.13%) SAN
9 47 (28.31%) UNIX
10 46 (27.71%) ITIL
11 44 (26.51%) Citrix
12 40 (24.10%) Firewall
13 39 (23.49%) MS Excel
14 38 (22.89%) Cisco Certification
15 37 (22.29%) VMware ESX
16 36 (21.69%) Advertising
17 35 (21.08%) Security Cleared
17 35 (21.08%) TCP/IP
18 34 (20.48%) Linux
19 33 (19.88%) Dell
19 33 (19.88%) NetApp
19 33 (19.88%) PowerShell
19 33 (19.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 30 (18.07%) vSphere
21 29 (17.47%) Remedy
21 29 (17.47%) MS Exchange
22 28 (16.87%) Oracle
23 27 (16.27%) Symantec
24 26 (15.66%) Clustering
25 24 (14.46%) NetBackup

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 29 (17.47%) MS Exchange
2 23 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (12.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (8.43%) SharePoint
5 12 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2000
5 12 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (6.63%) Lync
7 10 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (6.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (4.82%) Node.js
9 7 (4.22%) IIS
10 6 (3.61%) SAS
11 2 (1.20%) WorkSite
11 2 (1.20%) Apache
11 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.60%) Site Server
Applications
1 39 (23.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.63%) Cloud Computing
1 11 (6.63%) Office 365
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (33.13%) SAN
2 40 (24.10%) Firewall
3 35 (21.08%) TCP/IP
4 23 (13.86%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (9.64%) Cisco IOS
5 16 (9.64%) VPN
5 16 (9.64%) DNS
6 14 (8.43%) NAS
7 13 (7.83%) DHCP
7 13 (7.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (6.02%) VLAN
8 10 (6.02%) IPsec
9 9 (5.42%) VRRP
9 9 (5.42%) HSRP
10 7 (4.22%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (3.61%) WAN
11 6 (3.61%) LAN
12 4 (2.41%) SNMP
13 3 (1.81%) DVB
13 3 (1.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.82%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.82%) JUnit
2 6 (3.61%) Selenium
2 6 (3.61%) Cucumber
2 6 (3.61%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.61%) SoapUI
General
1 36 (21.69%) Advertising
2 16 (9.64%) Finance
3 12 (7.23%) Legal
4 10 (6.02%) Local Government
5 6 (3.61%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.01%) Marketing
7 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (13.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (13.25%) Architect
3 19 (11.45%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 17 (10.24%) VMware Engineer
5 14 (8.43%) Storage Engineer
6 13 (7.83%) Technical Architect
6 13 (7.83%) Technical Support
7 11 (6.63%) Support Engineer
7 11 (6.63%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 11 (6.63%) Project Engineer
8 9 (5.42%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (5.42%) Wintel Support
8 9 (5.42%) Technical Engineer
8 9 (5.42%) Technical Support Engineer
8 9 (5.42%) Wintel Engineer
8 9 (5.42%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 8 (4.82%) Technical Design Authority
9 8 (4.82%) Virtualisation Specialist
9 8 (4.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 8 (4.82%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.61%) CSS
2 3 (1.81%) .NET
2 3 (1.81%) XML
3 2 (1.20%) RESTful
3 2 (1.20%) LAMP
3 2 (1.20%) SOAP
3 2 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.66%) Clustering
2 10 (6.02%) Blackberry
3 7 (4.22%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (3.61%) Digital Media
5 5 (3.01%) DTV
6 4 (2.41%) EqualLogic
6 4 (2.41%) HACMP
7 3 (1.81%) STB
8 2 (1.20%) Replication
8 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.60%) Statistics
9 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.60%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 68 (40.96%) Windows
2 47 (28.31%) UNIX
3 34 (20.48%) Linux
4 19 (11.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (9.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (7.23%) Solaris
7 12 (7.23%) AIX
8 9 (5.42%) Windows 2000 Server
8 9 (5.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.01%) SUSE
10 3 (1.81%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.20%) CentOS
11 2 (1.20%) HPUX
11 2 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (27.71%) ITIL
2 17 (10.24%) Service Management
3 15 (9.04%) Network Design
4 14 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (7.23%) Change Control
6 10 (6.02%) Email Migration
6 10 (6.02%) Project Management
7 8 (4.82%) Change Management
7 8 (4.82%) Configuration Management
8 7 (4.22%) Problem Management
9 6 (3.61%) Test Automation
10 5 (3.01%) TOGAF
11 4 (2.41%) Asset Management
12 3 (1.81%) Service Delivery
12 3 (1.81%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (1.81%) Competitive Intelligence
12 3 (1.81%) Migration
13 2 (1.20%) BDD
13 2 (1.20%) Capacity Planning
13 2 (1.20%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 33 (19.88%) PowerShell
2 16 (9.64%) SQL
3 10 (6.02%) Python
4 9 (5.42%) VBScript
5 8 (4.82%) Groovy
5 8 (4.82%) Java
5 8 (4.82%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.82%) PowerHouse
6 6 (3.61%) Bash Shell
6 6 (3.61%) Perl
7 3 (1.81%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.60%) VB
8 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (22.89%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (21.08%) Security Cleared
3 33 (19.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 24 (14.46%) CCNA
5 23 (13.86%) CCNP
5 23 (13.86%) SC Cleared
6 18 (10.84%) DV Cleared
7 16 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (8.43%) SAP Certification
9 11 (6.63%) Oracle Certification
9 11 (6.63%) MCSE
10 10 (6.02%) VCP5
11 9 (5.42%) MCP
12 6 (3.61%) MCSA
13 5 (3.01%) RHCE
13 5 (3.01%) CCIE
13 5 (3.01%) Degree
14 4 (2.41%) MCITP
14 4 (2.41%) CCDP
14 4 (2.41%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (8.43%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.60%) GxP
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (37.95%) Hyper-V
2 57 (34.34%) Active Directory
3 37 (22.29%) VMware ESX
4 30 (18.07%) vSphere
5 24 (14.46%) Terminal Services
6 22 (13.25%) vCloud
7 12 (7.23%) XenApp
7 12 (7.23%) Xen
7 12 (7.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 11 (6.63%) MetaFrame
8 11 (6.63%) XenServer
8 11 (6.63%) XenDesktop
9 10 (6.02%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (2.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (2.41%) UAG
10 4 (2.41%) PowerHA
11 3 (1.81%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 24 (14.46%) NetBackup
1 24 (14.46%) Backup Exec
2 21 (12.65%) Norton AntiVirus
3 13 (7.83%) SCCM
4 11 (6.63%) HP Data Protector
5 10 (6.02%) WSUS
5 10 (6.02%) ARCserve
6 4 (2.41%) SCVMM
6 4 (2.41%) Puppet
7 2 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.20%) WMI
7 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.20%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.60%) Netcool
8 1 (0.60%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 1 (0.60%) OpenView
8 1 (0.60%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 166 (100.00%) VMware
2 91 (54.82%) Microsoft
3 85 (51.20%) Cisco
4 69 (41.57%) HP
5 44 (26.51%) Citrix
6 33 (19.88%) Dell
6 33 (19.88%) NetApp
7 29 (17.47%) Remedy
8 28 (16.87%) Oracle
9 27 (16.27%) Symantec
10 24 (14.46%) EMC
11 20 (12.05%) Red Hat
12 18 (10.84%) Sophos
13 14 (8.43%) SAP
14 12 (7.23%) CheckPoint
15 10 (6.02%) TippingPoint
15 10 (6.02%) SonicWALL
15 10 (6.02%) WatchGuard
16 8 (4.82%) Capita
16 8 (4.82%) Brocade
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Roc Search
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + 20% Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Health + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Car/Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus,training,company car
Posted: 20 days ago