The first table below looks at the demand for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 94 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.31% 0.40% -
As % of the System Software category 2.72% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £51,500 £56,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-7.72% +14.58%
System Software Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
147 130 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.26% 10.43% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 134 115 90
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
vCloud
UK

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

vCloud
Salary Trend in Wales

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

vCloud Salary Trend in Wales

vCloud
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
South Wales -7 4 £51,500 -8.03%
vCloud
UK

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing vCloud 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 vCloud.

1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (75.00%) HP
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) Advertising
4 5 (41.67%) EMC
4 5 (41.67%) NetApp
4 5 (41.67%) Network Design
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) MetaFrame
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (33.33%) SAN
5 4 (33.33%) Terminal Services
5 4 (33.33%) Symantec
5 4 (33.33%) Remedy
5 4 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
5 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 4 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 4 (33.33%) XenServer
5 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 4 (33.33%) vSphere
6 3 (25.00%) Dell

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing vCloud 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 vCloud. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 8 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (16.67%) Local Government
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) XenServer
2 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
2 4 (33.33%) MetaFrame
2 4 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 4 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) HP
3 8 (66.67%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) EMC
4 5 (41.67%) NetApp
5 4 (33.33%) Symantec
5 4 (33.33%) Remedy
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) Dell