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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 41 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 62 54 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.94% 4.95% 5.33%
As % of the System Software category 48.82% 38.57% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 51 52
Average salary £39,000 £33,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.41% -25.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £24,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £38,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
127 140 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.13% 12.84% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 115 134 107
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £53,250 £38,500
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 August 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 August 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 -6 53 £39,000 +18.18% 4
Newport - 3 £36,000 -
Caerphilly +8 1 £82,500 +288.23%
Bridgend -7 1 £36,500 +4.28% 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £43,750 -
VMware Infrastructure
Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 118 (100.00%) VMware
2 91 (77.12%) Windows
2 91 (77.12%) Microsoft
3 77 (65.25%) Active Directory
4 63 (53.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 57 (48.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (36.44%) Finance
7 41 (34.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (32.20%) DHCP
9 36 (30.51%) DNS
10 31 (26.27%) IBM
11 29 (24.58%) SAN
12 28 (23.73%) MS Exchange
13 27 (22.88%) Linux
14 23 (19.49%) Exchange Server 2010
14 23 (19.49%) Exchange Server 2007
15 22 (18.64%) ITIL
16 21 (17.80%) MS Excel
16 21 (17.80%) Exchange Server 2013
17 18 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
17 18 (15.25%) TCP/IP
18 16 (13.56%) Advertising
19 15 (12.71%) SLA
19 15 (12.71%) HP
19 15 (12.71%) SQL Server
20 14 (11.86%) Citrix
20 14 (11.86%) Firewall
21 12 (10.17%) Hyper-V
21 12 (10.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 11 (9.32%) ISO/IEC 27001

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (23.73%) MS Exchange
2 23 (19.49%) Exchange Server 2007
2 23 (19.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (17.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (6.78%) SharePoint
4 8 (6.78%) IIS
5 3 (2.54%) Lync
5 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.69%) JBoss
6 2 (1.69%) Apache
6 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.85%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (17.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.24%) Office 365
4 4 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (32.20%) DHCP
2 36 (30.51%) DNS
3 29 (24.58%) SAN
4 18 (15.25%) TCP/IP
5 14 (11.86%) Firewall
6 7 (5.93%) VLAN
7 5 (4.24%) Internet
7 5 (4.24%) VoIP
8 4 (3.39%) Network Security
9 3 (2.54%) WAN
10 2 (1.69%) IPsec
10 2 (1.69%) VPN
11 1 (0.85%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.85%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (0.85%) HTTP
11 1 (0.85%) SNMP
11 1 (0.85%) PPTP
11 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.85%) SSDT
2 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.85%) MSBuild
General
1 43 (36.44%) Finance
2 16 (13.56%) Advertising
3 6 (5.08%) Marketing
4 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 41 (34.75%) Systems Administrator
1 41 (34.75%) Administrator
2 28 (23.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (17.80%) 3rd Line Support
4 19 (16.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (9.32%) Analyst
6 10 (8.47%) Support Analyst
7 9 (7.63%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 7 (5.93%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Architect
9 4 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.39%) Support Specialist
9 4 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.39%) Systems Support Analyst
9 4 (3.39%) Server Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (3.39%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
9 4 (3.39%) Systems Support
10 3 (2.54%) IT Support
10 3 (2.54%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.39%) COM
2 3 (2.54%) CGI
3 2 (1.69%) Middleware
4 1 (0.85%) HTML
4 1 (0.85%) .NET
4 1 (0.85%) COM+
4 1 (0.85%) Web Services
4 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.47%) AS400
2 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.24%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.39%) Clustering
4 3 (2.54%) GIS
4 3 (2.54%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.85%) PlayStation
5 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) DTV
5 1 (0.85%) Symmetrix
5 1 (0.85%) Blog
5 1 (0.85%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 91 (77.12%) Windows
2 63 (53.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 57 (48.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (34.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (22.88%) Linux
6 9 (7.63%) OS/400
7 6 (5.08%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.39%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.39%) UNIX
8 4 (3.39%) Solaris
9 2 (1.69%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.85%) CentOS
10 1 (0.85%) AIX
10 1 (0.85%) HPUX
10 1 (0.85%) SUSE
10 1 (0.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.64%) ITIL
2 10 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (5.08%) Change Management
4 5 (4.24%) E-Commerce
4 5 (4.24%) Risk Management
4 5 (4.24%) Validation
4 5 (4.24%) Service Management
5 4 (3.39%) Incident Management
5 4 (3.39%) Business Development
5 4 (3.39%) Product Marketing
5 4 (3.39%) ISMS
5 4 (3.39%) Migration
5 4 (3.39%) Business Continuity
5 4 (3.39%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (3.39%) Information Security
5 4 (3.39%) Security Architecture
5 4 (3.39%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (2.54%) Project Management
6 3 (2.54%) PRINCE2
6 3 (2.54%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.93%) Perl
1 7 (5.93%) Python
1 7 (5.93%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.08%) SQL
3 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.69%) Java
4 1 (0.85%) C#
4 1 (0.85%) VB
4 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (8.47%) VCP5
3 9 (7.63%) SAP Certification
4 7 (5.93%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.93%) Degree
5 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.24%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.39%) CISA
7 4 (3.39%) CISM
7 4 (3.39%) GSEC
7 4 (3.39%) CRISC
7 4 (3.39%) CISSP
7 4 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.54%) CCNA
9 2 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.69%) MCP
9 2 (1.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.71%) SLA
2 11 (9.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (7.63%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 77 (65.25%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.17%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.47%) vSphere
4 9 (7.63%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (5.08%) XenApp
6 5 (4.24%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.39%) Terminal Services
8 3 (2.54%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.85%) Firmware
9 1 (0.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) SCCM
2 2 (1.69%) Nagios
2 2 (1.69%) WSUS
3 1 (0.85%) OpenView
3 1 (0.85%) OPNET
3 1 (0.85%) SCOM
3 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.85%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 118 (100.00%) VMware
2 91 (77.12%) Microsoft
3 31 (26.27%) IBM
4 15 (12.71%) HP
5 14 (11.86%) Citrix
6 10 (8.47%) SAP
7 8 (6.78%) Cisco
8 6 (5.08%) Dell
9 4 (3.39%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.39%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.54%) Computacenter
10 3 (2.54%) NetApp
11 2 (1.69%) Juniper
11 2 (1.69%) Oracle
12 1 (0.85%) EMC
12 1 (0.85%) Intel
12 1 (0.85%) BMC
12 1 (0.85%) CA
12 1 (0.85%) Nokia
12 1 (0.85%) Compuware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Sanderson
Salary: £34000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago