The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 15 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware 118 108 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.84% 9.34% 14.93%
As % of the Vendors category 23.79% 22.83% 29.44%
Number of salaries quoted 112 98 126
Average salary £33,000 £39,262 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.94% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,350 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
VMware
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
496 473 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 45.55% 40.92% 50.71%
Number of salaries quoted 455 420 408
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

VMware
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware across the South Wales region.

VMware Salary Trend in South Wales

VMware
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

VMware Salary Histogram in South Wales

VMware
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 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 15 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 +7 92 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Caerphilly +2 10 £35,000 -30.00%
Bridgend +16 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Newport +8 4 £52,500 +65.13%
Glamorgan - 2 - -
VMware
Wales

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing VMware 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.

1 143 (59.34%) Windows
2 123 (51.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (48.55%) Microsoft
4 103 (42.74%) Cisco
5 83 (34.44%) ITIL
6 82 (34.02%) Firewall
7 78 (32.37%) Linux
8 74 (30.71%) Active Directory
9 71 (29.46%) SAN
10 69 (28.63%) HP
11 64 (26.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 62 (25.73%) MS Exchange
12 62 (25.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 55 (22.82%) MS Excel
14 52 (21.58%) Windows Server 2012
15 51 (21.16%) UNIX
16 50 (20.75%) SQL
17 49 (20.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 45 (18.67%) TCP/IP
19 43 (17.84%) Hyper-V
20 42 (17.43%) Cisco Certification
20 42 (17.43%) Microsoft Certification
21 41 (17.01%) Finance
22 39 (16.18%) DNS
23 38 (15.77%) NetApp
24 37 (15.35%) IIS
25 33 (13.69%) Citrix
25 33 (13.69%) Exchange Server 2003
26 32 (13.28%) SQL Server
27 31 (12.86%) Perl

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing VMware 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 62 (25.73%) MS Exchange
2 37 (15.35%) IIS
3 33 (13.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 29 (12.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (10.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (7.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (7.88%) Apache
7 14 (5.81%) SharePoint
8 11 (4.56%) Tomcat
9 9 (3.73%) Commerce Server
9 9 (3.73%) CMS
10 8 (3.32%) Lync
11 7 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (1.66%) WebSphere
13 4 (1.66%) OpenStack
14 3 (1.24%) ColdFusion
15 2 (0.83%) WorkSite
16 1 (0.41%) GroupWise
16 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 55 (22.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.96%) SaaS
2 23 (9.54%) Office 365
3 8 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 82 (34.02%) Firewall
2 71 (29.46%) SAN
3 45 (18.67%) TCP/IP
4 39 (16.18%) DNS
5 28 (11.62%) LAN
6 24 (9.96%) NAS
7 23 (9.54%) WAN
8 22 (9.13%) Internet
9 20 (8.30%) VLAN
10 15 (6.22%) DHCP
10 15 (6.22%) tcpdump
11 13 (5.39%) Wireshark
12 12 (4.98%) Cisco PIX
12 12 (4.98%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (4.56%) BGP
13 11 (4.56%) VPN
14 9 (3.73%) HTTP
14 9 (3.73%) VoIP
14 9 (3.73%) VRRP
14 9 (3.73%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.28%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.98%) MySQL
3 5 (2.07%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.41%) OLAP
5 1 (0.41%) OLTP
General
1 41 (17.01%) Finance
2 27 (11.20%) Advertising
3 23 (9.54%) Welsh Language
4 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.24%) Banking
5 3 (1.24%) Marketing
5 3 (1.24%) French Language
5 3 (1.24%) German Language
5 3 (1.24%) Italian Language
5 3 (1.24%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.83%) Law
6 2 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (23.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (12.03%) Systems Engineer
3 28 (11.62%) Analyst
4 25 (10.37%) Support Engineer
5 21 (8.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 18 (7.47%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (6.64%) Server Engineer
8 15 (6.22%) Support Analyst
9 13 (5.39%) Server Support
9 13 (5.39%) Network Engineer
10 12 (4.98%) 3rd Line Support
10 12 (4.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 9 (3.73%) Administrator
11 9 (3.73%) Linux Administrator
12 8 (3.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 8 (3.32%) Server Support Engineer
12 8 (3.32%) Project Engineer
12 8 (3.32%) 2nd Line Support
12 8 (3.32%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (3.32%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.71%) LAMP
2 9 (3.73%) .NET Framework
2 9 (3.73%) .NET
3 7 (2.90%) CSS
4 3 (1.24%) Web Services
5 2 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.88%) Clustering
2 10 (4.15%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.32%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.49%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.24%) AS400
6 3 (1.24%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.83%) STB
7 2 (0.83%) CLARiiON
7 2 (0.83%) DTV
8 1 (0.41%) iPhone
8 1 (0.41%) iSeries
8 1 (0.41%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.41%) Statistics
8 1 (0.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 143 (59.34%) Windows
2 78 (32.37%) Linux
3 64 (26.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 62 (25.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (21.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (21.16%) UNIX
7 21 (8.71%) CentOS
8 20 (8.30%) Solaris
9 16 (6.64%) Debian
10 15 (6.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (4.15%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (3.32%) AIX
13 3 (1.24%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.83%) HPUX
14 2 (0.83%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.83%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (34.44%) ITIL
2 22 (9.13%) Load Balancing
3 17 (7.05%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (6.22%) Configuration Management
4 15 (6.22%) Network Design
4 15 (6.22%) Mentoring
5 14 (5.81%) Incident Management
5 14 (5.81%) Change Management
6 13 (5.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (5.39%) Project Management
6 13 (5.39%) Line Management
7 12 (4.98%) Service Management
8 10 (4.15%) Service Delivery
9 9 (3.73%) Change Control
10 7 (2.90%) Competitive Intelligence
10 7 (2.90%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (2.90%) Problem Management
11 6 (2.49%) Risk Analysis
11 6 (2.49%) Strategic Planning
11 6 (2.49%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 50 (20.75%) SQL
2 31 (12.86%) Perl
3 23 (9.54%) Python
4 8 (3.32%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.07%) Ruby
6 4 (1.66%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.24%) C#
8 2 (0.83%) Java
8 2 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (20.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 42 (17.43%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (17.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (12.45%) MCSE
4 29 (12.03%) CCNA
5 26 (10.79%) Degree
6 18 (7.47%) CCNP
6 18 (7.47%) MCP
7 17 (7.05%) SAP Certification
7 17 (7.05%) RHCE
8 8 (3.32%) MCITP
9 7 (2.90%) CCA
9 7 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (2.90%) CCIE
10 5 (2.07%) MCSA
10 5 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (1.66%) VCP5
11 4 (1.66%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.47%) ISO 9001
1 18 (7.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (4.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 123 (51.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (30.71%) Active Directory
3 43 (17.84%) Hyper-V
4 23 (9.54%) VMware ESX
5 17 (7.05%) Terminal Services
6 13 (5.39%) vSphere
7 12 (4.98%) Nmap
8 9 (3.73%) vCloud
9 6 (2.49%) XenApp
10 5 (2.07%) Xen
11 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (1.66%) ISA Server
11 4 (1.66%) XenServer
12 3 (1.24%) NFS
13 2 (0.83%) KVM
13 2 (0.83%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
14 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.41%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 13 (5.39%) NetBackup
2 12 (4.98%) Nessus
2 12 (4.98%) Nagios
3 10 (4.15%) Puppet
4 8 (3.32%) Tivoli
5 6 (2.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (2.49%) CiscoWorks
5 6 (2.49%) HP Data Protector
6 5 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.24%) SCDPM
7 3 (1.24%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.41%) YUM
8 1 (0.41%) OpenView
8 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.41%) OPNET
8 1 (0.41%) Netcool
8 1 (0.41%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 117 (48.55%) Microsoft
2 103 (42.74%) Cisco
3 69 (28.63%) HP
4 38 (15.77%) NetApp
5 33 (13.69%) Citrix
6 26 (10.79%) Dell
6 26 (10.79%) Red Hat
7 19 (7.88%) SAP
8 18 (7.47%) IBM
9 17 (7.05%) EMC
10 9 (3.73%) JBoss
10 9 (3.73%) 3PAR
11 7 (2.90%) CheckPoint
11 7 (2.90%) Oracle
12 6 (2.49%) Symantec
12 6 (2.49%) F5
13 5 (2.07%) Veritas
13 5 (2.07%) WatchGuard
13 5 (2.07%) SonicWALL
14 4 (1.66%) Google
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