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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 40 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 43 58 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.01% 4.81% 4.35%
As % of the System Software category 31.62% 49.15% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 43 49 42
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-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
136 118 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.69% 9.78% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 130 106 123
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £52,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
(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 +3 33 £33,000 -26.66% 4
Bridgend +19 5 £35,000 -
Caerphilly +1 4 £21,250 -60.09%
VMware Infrastructure
Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 109 (100.00%) VMware
2 61 (55.96%) Windows
3 48 (44.04%) Microsoft
4 46 (42.20%) Linux
5 39 (35.78%) Firewall
6 35 (32.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 34 (31.19%) Cisco
8 31 (28.44%) Finance
9 29 (26.61%) Active Directory
9 29 (26.61%) SAN
10 28 (25.69%) HP
11 27 (24.77%) UNIX
11 27 (24.77%) ITIL
11 27 (24.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (22.94%) NetApp
12 25 (22.94%) TCP/IP
13 24 (22.02%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (21.10%) SaaS
14 23 (21.10%) Perl
15 22 (20.18%) Welsh Language
16 20 (18.35%) Hyper-V
16 20 (18.35%) Windows Server 2012
17 18 (16.51%) VLAN
17 18 (16.51%) MS Exchange
17 18 (16.51%) DNS
18 17 (15.60%) Python
19 16 (14.68%) Cisco Certification
19 16 (14.68%) Advertising
20 15 (13.76%) Debian
20 15 (13.76%) tcpdump

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 18 (16.51%) MS Exchange
2 13 (11.93%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (10.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (10.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (10.09%) Apache
4 8 (7.34%) SharePoint
5 7 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (5.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (4.59%) IIS
7 5 (4.59%) Lync
8 3 (2.75%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.75%) ColdFusion
9 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.83%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (11.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (21.10%) SaaS
2 6 (5.50%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.59%) Office 365
4 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (35.78%) Firewall
2 29 (26.61%) SAN
3 25 (22.94%) TCP/IP
4 18 (16.51%) DNS
4 18 (16.51%) VLAN
5 15 (13.76%) tcpdump
6 13 (11.93%) Wireshark
7 11 (10.09%) LAN
7 11 (10.09%) WAN
8 10 (9.17%) DHCP
9 8 (7.34%) HTTP
10 7 (6.42%) NAS
11 6 (5.50%) VPN
12 5 (4.59%) Wireless
13 4 (3.67%) VoIP
13 4 (3.67%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (2.75%) LDAP
14 3 (2.75%) Internet
15 2 (1.83%) BGP
15 2 (1.83%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.17%) MySQL
2 9 (8.26%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 31 (28.44%) Finance
2 22 (20.18%) Welsh Language
3 16 (14.68%) Advertising
4 3 (2.75%) French Language
4 3 (2.75%) German Language
4 3 (2.75%) Italian Language
4 3 (2.75%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Legal
5 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (16.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (12.84%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (11.93%) Analyst
4 11 (10.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Administrator
6 9 (8.26%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (8.26%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (7.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) Consultant
8 7 (6.42%) Server Support
8 7 (6.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (6.42%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (5.50%) Support Technician
9 6 (5.50%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Storage Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Senior Storage Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Server Technician
10 5 (4.59%) Server Support Technician
10 5 (4.59%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.17%) LAMP
2 3 (2.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) Blackberry
1 6 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.67%) Clustering
4 2 (1.83%) AS400
5 1 (0.92%) Statistics
5 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 61 (55.96%) Windows
2 46 (42.20%) Linux
3 27 (24.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (24.77%) UNIX
4 24 (22.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (18.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (13.76%) CentOS
6 15 (13.76%) Debian
7 14 (12.84%) Solaris
8 9 (8.26%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (6.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.83%) HPUX
10 2 (1.83%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.77%) ITIL
2 12 (11.01%) Configuration Management
2 12 (11.01%) Incident Management
3 9 (8.26%) Mentoring
4 7 (6.42%) Change Control
4 7 (6.42%) Service Management
5 6 (5.50%) Project Management
5 6 (5.50%) Change Management
5 6 (5.50%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (5.50%) Competitive Intelligence
5 6 (5.50%) Line Management
6 5 (4.59%) Time Management
6 5 (4.59%) Product Management
6 5 (4.59%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (4.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.67%) TOGAF
7 4 (3.67%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (2.75%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.75%) Network Design
8 3 (2.75%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.10%) Perl
2 17 (15.60%) Python
3 11 (10.09%) SQL
4 8 (7.34%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.75%) C#
5 3 (2.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (32.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (14.68%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (11.93%) Degree
4 12 (11.01%) CCNA
4 12 (11.01%) RHCE
4 12 (11.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (7.34%) CCNP
6 6 (5.50%) MCSE
7 5 (4.59%) MCP
8 4 (3.67%) CCIE
8 4 (3.67%) VCP5
9 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.75%) MCSA
9 3 (2.75%) MCITP
10 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.83%) CCA
10 2 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.92%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.83%) SLA
1 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (26.61%) Active Directory
2 20 (18.35%) Hyper-V
3 12 (11.01%) Nmap
4 9 (8.26%) VMware ESX
5 7 (6.42%) vSphere
6 6 (5.50%) vCloud
6 6 (5.50%) XenApp
7 5 (4.59%) Xen
8 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (3.67%) ISA Server
8 4 (3.67%) XenServer
9 3 (2.75%) NFS
9 3 (2.75%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.83%) KVM
11 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.92%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.92%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 12 (11.01%) Nagios
1 12 (11.01%) Nessus
2 8 (7.34%) Puppet
3 3 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.75%) SCDPM
3 3 (2.75%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.92%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.92%) OPNET
4 1 (0.92%) OpenView
4 1 (0.92%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.92%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.92%) Netcool
4 1 (0.92%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (0.92%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.92%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 109 (100.00%) VMware
2 48 (44.04%) Microsoft
3 34 (31.19%) Cisco
4 28 (25.69%) HP
5 25 (22.94%) NetApp
6 14 (12.84%) Red Hat
7 12 (11.01%) Dell
7 12 (11.01%) IBM
8 11 (10.09%) Citrix
9 10 (9.17%) EMC
10 4 (3.67%) Google
10 4 (3.67%) JBoss
11 3 (2.75%) Altiris
11 3 (2.75%) Veeam
11 3 (2.75%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.75%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.75%) Juniper
11 3 (2.75%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.83%) Novell
12 2 (1.83%) IPFX
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