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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 34 20 69
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +49
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 73 92 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.19% 10.33% 1.65%
As % of the System Software category 54.48% 58.97% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 61 78 15
Average salary £38,400 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £62,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
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
134 156 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.36% 17.51% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 115 136 63
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Cardiff -18 31 £36,500 -27.00% 2
Newport +13 30 £38,500 -7.22% 7
Caerphilly +1 6 £38,400 -10.69%
Torfaen -7 6 £42,500 -3.40%
VMware Infrastructure
Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 104 (100.00%) VMware
2 83 (79.81%) Windows
3 78 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 66 (63.46%) Active Directory
5 42 (40.38%) SAN
6 41 (39.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (39.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 37 (35.58%) Cisco
8 37 (35.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 35 (33.65%) Exchange Server 2013
9 35 (33.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 35 (33.65%) Firewall
10 34 (32.69%) MS Excel
11 33 (31.73%) Exchange Server 2007
12 28 (26.92%) DNS
13 25 (24.04%) Hyper-V
14 23 (22.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 23 (22.12%) Linux
15 22 (21.15%) SQL Server
16 21 (20.19%) Finance
16 21 (20.19%) Microsoft Certification
16 21 (20.19%) Citrix
17 20 (19.23%) IBM
18 19 (18.27%) HP
19 18 (17.31%) Advertising
19 18 (17.31%) DHCP
20 17 (16.35%) ITIL
20 17 (16.35%) LAN
21 16 (15.38%) WAN

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 39 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 37 (35.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (33.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (31.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (10.58%) WebSphere
5 11 (10.58%) Apache
6 9 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (6.73%) IIS
8 6 (5.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (3.85%) Commerce Server
9 4 (3.85%) CMS
9 4 (3.85%) Lync
10 3 (2.88%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
11 2 (1.92%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.96%) JBoss
Applications
1 34 (32.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.65%) SaaS
3 6 (5.77%) Office 365
4 5 (4.81%) PaaS
4 5 (4.81%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.88%) IaaS
6 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (40.38%) SAN
2 35 (33.65%) Firewall
3 28 (26.92%) DNS
4 18 (17.31%) DHCP
5 17 (16.35%) LAN
6 16 (15.38%) WAN
7 15 (14.42%) TCP/IP
8 13 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (9.62%) Cisco PIX
10 9 (8.65%) VPN
11 8 (7.69%) NAS
11 8 (7.69%) iSCSI
12 7 (6.73%) VLAN
13 6 (5.77%) VoIP
13 6 (5.77%) Internet
13 6 (5.77%) Wireless
14 5 (4.81%) Wireshark
15 4 (3.85%) tcpdump
16 3 (2.88%) OpenLDAP
16 3 (2.88%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.69%) MySQL
3 5 (4.81%) Big Data
4 4 (3.85%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 21 (20.19%) Finance
2 18 (17.31%) Advertising
3 14 (13.46%) Welsh Language
4 5 (4.81%) Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (21.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (18.27%) Consultant
3 16 (15.38%) Administrator
4 14 (13.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (10.58%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (7.69%) Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) Project Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (4.81%) Wintel Consultant
10 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (4.81%) Network Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) Architect
11 4 (3.85%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.77%) LAMP
2 4 (3.85%) .NET
2 4 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.96%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.96%) HTML
3 1 (0.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) AS400
2 8 (7.69%) Clustering
2 8 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (7.69%) EqualLogic
3 7 (6.73%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.88%) iSeries
6 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.96%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 83 (79.81%) Windows
2 41 (39.42%) Windows Server 2003
2 41 (39.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (33.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (22.12%) Linux
5 10 (9.62%) CentOS
6 9 (8.65%) Windows 7
7 8 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (4.81%) UNIX
10 4 (3.85%) HPUX
10 4 (3.85%) Solaris
11 3 (2.88%) Debian
12 2 (1.92%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.92%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.96%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.35%) ITIL
2 16 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 10 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (7.69%) Time Management
5 7 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (6.73%) Line Management
6 6 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (4.81%) Change Control
7 5 (4.81%) Mobile Marketing
7 5 (4.81%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.81%) Change Management
7 5 (4.81%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.81%) E-Commerce
8 4 (3.85%) Service Management
8 4 (3.85%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (3.85%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.85%) Coaching
9 3 (2.88%) Network Management
9 3 (2.88%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 12 (11.54%) Perl
2 12 (11.54%) SQL
3 9 (8.65%) Python
4 6 (5.77%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.85%) Ruby
6 3 (2.88%) C#
7 1 (0.96%) Java
7 1 (0.96%) PHP
7 1 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (22.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (20.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (10.58%) MCP
4 11 (10.58%) CCNP
5 10 (9.62%) MCITP
6 9 (8.65%) VCP5
7 8 (7.69%) MCSE
7 8 (7.69%) CCNA
8 6 (5.77%) SAP Certification
8 6 (5.77%) RHCE
9 4 (3.85%) Degree
10 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.88%) MCSA
11 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) SLA
1 6 (5.77%) ISO 9001
1 6 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 66 (63.46%) Active Directory
2 25 (24.04%) Hyper-V
3 14 (13.46%) VMware ESX
4 7 (6.73%) XenApp
5 5 (4.81%) XenServer
5 5 (4.81%) Xen
5 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.88%) vSphere
6 3 (2.88%) Squid
6 3 (2.88%) Nmap
6 3 (2.88%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.92%) Firmware
7 2 (1.92%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.92%) KVM
8 1 (0.96%) Samba
8 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.96%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (6.73%) SCCM
2 4 (3.85%) Nagios
2 4 (3.85%) Puppet
3 3 (2.88%) SCDPM
3 3 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.88%) Nessus
3 3 (2.88%) WSUS
3 3 (2.88%) SCOM
3 3 (2.88%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.96%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.96%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.96%) OPNET
4 1 (0.96%) OpenView
4 1 (0.96%) Ansible
Vendors
1 104 (100.00%) VMware
2 78 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 37 (35.58%) Cisco
4 21 (20.19%) Citrix
5 20 (19.23%) IBM
6 19 (18.27%) HP
7 15 (14.42%) Dell
8 11 (10.58%) Red Hat
9 8 (7.69%) SolarWinds
10 6 (5.77%) SAP
10 6 (5.77%) EMC
11 5 (4.81%) Google
11 5 (4.81%) NetApp
12 4 (3.85%) Symantec
12 4 (3.85%) Veritas
13 3 (2.88%) Veeam
13 3 (2.88%) McAfee
13 3 (2.88%) Oracle
14 2 (1.92%) Nokia
14 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & 10% bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum Overtime + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 40 - 45k + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago