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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 42 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 60 64 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.85% 5.60% 4.61%
As % of the System Software category 46.51% 45.39% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 55 57 45
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,800 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £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
129 141 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.43% 12.35% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 114 130 102
Average salary £36,000 £33,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.27% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £56,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -10 47 £38,500 +10.00% 6
Newport -3 7 £36,000 -4.00%
Bridgend - 2 £48,250 - 3
Torfaen - 1 £36,000 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £43,750 -
VMware Infrastructure
Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 116 (100.00%) VMware
2 91 (78.45%) Microsoft
3 87 (75.00%) Windows
4 80 (68.97%) Active Directory
5 60 (51.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 57 (49.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (35.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (31.03%) Finance
8 36 (31.03%) MS Exchange
9 34 (29.31%) DHCP
10 33 (28.45%) DNS
11 30 (25.86%) SAN
12 27 (23.28%) Exchange Server 2010
13 26 (22.41%) Exchange Server 2007
13 26 (22.41%) Linux
14 25 (21.55%) IBM
14 25 (21.55%) Exchange Server 2013
15 22 (18.97%) ITIL
16 21 (18.10%) MS Excel
17 18 (15.52%) SQL Server
17 18 (15.52%) Citrix
18 17 (14.66%) TCP/IP
18 17 (14.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 17 (14.66%) Hyper-V
18 17 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
19 16 (13.79%) Advertising
20 15 (12.93%) Firewall
21 14 (12.07%) HP
22 13 (11.21%) AS400
23 11 (9.48%) SLA

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 27 (23.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (22.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 25 (21.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 8 (6.90%) IIS
6 5 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (3.45%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.59%) Lync
8 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.86%) JBoss
10 1 (0.86%) Apache
10 1 (0.86%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.31%) Office 365
4 4 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (29.31%) DHCP
2 33 (28.45%) DNS
3 30 (25.86%) SAN
4 17 (14.66%) TCP/IP
5 15 (12.93%) Firewall
6 6 (5.17%) VLAN
7 5 (4.31%) Internet
7 5 (4.31%) VoIP
8 4 (3.45%) Network Security
9 3 (2.59%) WAN
10 2 (1.72%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.72%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (0.86%) LAN
11 1 (0.86%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.86%) NAS
11 1 (0.86%) Junos
11 1 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.86%) VPN
11 1 (0.86%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.72%) MySQL
3 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.86%) SSDT
3 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.86%) MSBuild
General
1 36 (31.03%) Finance
2 16 (13.79%) Advertising
3 5 (4.31%) Marketing
4 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.86%) Electronics
5 1 (0.86%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 32 (27.59%) Systems Administrator
1 32 (27.59%) Administrator
2 28 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (18.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (8.62%) Architect
6 8 (6.90%) Analyst
7 6 (5.17%) Technical Architect
7 6 (5.17%) Consultant
7 6 (5.17%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) Technical Support
8 5 (4.31%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.31%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (3.45%) Systems Support
9 4 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
9 4 (3.45%) Support Specialist
9 4 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (3.45%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.59%) COM
1 3 (2.59%) CGI
2 2 (1.72%) Middleware
3 1 (0.86%) LAMP
3 1 (0.86%) HTML
3 1 (0.86%) .NET
3 1 (0.86%) COM+
3 1 (0.86%) Web Services
3 1 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) AS400
2 7 (6.03%) Clustering
3 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.31%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.59%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.59%) EqualLogic
5 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.59%) GIS
6 1 (0.86%) DTV
6 1 (0.86%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.86%) User Experience
6 1 (0.86%) PlayStation
6 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 87 (75.00%) Windows
2 60 (51.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 57 (49.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (35.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (22.41%) Linux
6 9 (7.76%) OS/400
7 5 (4.31%) UNIX
8 4 (3.45%) Solaris
8 4 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.59%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.72%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.86%) CentOS
11 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.86%) AIX
11 1 (0.86%) HPUX
11 1 (0.86%) SUSE
11 1 (0.86%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.97%) ITIL
2 9 (7.76%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (6.03%) Change Management
4 5 (4.31%) Service Management
4 5 (4.31%) E-Commerce
4 5 (4.31%) Risk Management
4 5 (4.31%) Validation
4 5 (4.31%) Migration
4 5 (4.31%) Mentoring
5 4 (3.45%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (3.45%) Project Management
5 4 (3.45%) Business Continuity
5 4 (3.45%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (3.45%) Information Security
5 4 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (3.45%) Product Marketing
5 4 (3.45%) Incident Management
5 4 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (3.45%) Business Development
5 4 (3.45%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.90%) SQL
1 8 (6.90%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.03%) Perl
2 7 (6.03%) Python
3 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.72%) Java
4 1 (0.86%) C#
4 1 (0.86%) VB
4 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (14.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.62%) VCP5
3 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.90%) SAP Certification
4 7 (6.03%) Degree
5 5 (4.31%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.31%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.31%) MCP
6 4 (3.45%) CCNA
6 4 (3.45%) CISSP
6 4 (3.45%) CRISC
6 4 (3.45%) CISA
6 4 (3.45%) CISM
6 4 (3.45%) GSEC
7 3 (2.59%) MCSA
8 2 (1.72%) MCITP
8 2 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.86%) RHCE
9 1 (0.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) SLA
2 10 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (6.90%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 80 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.66%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.62%) vSphere
4 8 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (6.03%) XenApp
6 5 (4.31%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.45%) Terminal Services
8 3 (2.59%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.03%) SCCM
2 3 (2.59%) WSUS
3 2 (1.72%) Nagios
3 2 (1.72%) SCOM
4 1 (0.86%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.86%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.86%) OPNET
4 1 (0.86%) OpenView
Vendors
1 116 (100.00%) VMware
2 91 (78.45%) Microsoft
3 25 (21.55%) IBM
4 18 (15.52%) Citrix
5 14 (12.07%) HP
6 9 (7.76%) SAP
6 9 (7.76%) Cisco
7 8 (6.90%) Dell
8 4 (3.45%) NetApp
8 4 (3.45%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.45%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.59%) Computacenter
10 2 (1.72%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (1.72%) Intel
10 2 (1.72%) McAfee
10 2 (1.72%) Juniper
10 2 (1.72%) Oracle
11 1 (0.86%) EMC
11 1 (0.86%) Compuware
11 1 (0.86%) BMC
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 42k per year + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago