The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 39 23 73
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +50
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 73 95 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.39% 9.12% 1.45%
As % of the System Software category 50.69% 59.38% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 61 82 16
Average salary £38,400 £41,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.46% +21.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £59,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
VMware Infrastructure
UK

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

System Software Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
144 160 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.63% 15.36% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 119 141 65
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Wales

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
South Wales -14 73 £38,400 -8.57% 11
VMware Infrastructure
UK

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 106 (100.00%) VMware
2 85 (80.19%) Windows
3 80 (75.47%) Microsoft
4 68 (64.15%) Active Directory
5 43 (40.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (40.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (39.62%) SAN
7 39 (36.79%) Cisco
7 39 (36.79%) MS Exchange
8 37 (34.91%) Exchange Server 2010
8 37 (34.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 36 (33.96%) MS Excel
10 35 (33.02%) Firewall
10 35 (33.02%) Exchange Server 2013
11 33 (31.13%) Exchange Server 2007
12 28 (26.42%) DNS
13 25 (23.58%) Hyper-V
14 23 (21.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 23 (21.70%) Linux
15 22 (20.75%) SQL Server
16 21 (19.81%) Microsoft Certification
16 21 (19.81%) HP
16 21 (19.81%) Citrix
16 21 (19.81%) Finance
17 20 (18.87%) IBM
18 18 (16.98%) Advertising
18 18 (16.98%) DHCP
19 17 (16.04%) LAN
19 17 (16.04%) Dell
19 17 (16.04%) ITIL

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 39 (36.79%) MS Exchange
2 37 (34.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (33.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (31.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (10.38%) Apache
5 11 (10.38%) WebSphere
6 9 (8.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (6.60%) IIS
8 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2000
8 6 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (3.77%) Lync
9 4 (3.77%) Commerce Server
9 4 (3.77%) CMS
10 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.89%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.94%) JBoss
Applications
1 36 (33.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.49%) SaaS
3 6 (5.66%) Office 365
4 5 (4.72%) PaaS
4 5 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.83%) IaaS
6 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (39.62%) SAN
2 35 (33.02%) Firewall
3 28 (26.42%) DNS
4 18 (16.98%) DHCP
5 17 (16.04%) LAN
6 16 (15.09%) WAN
7 15 (14.15%) TCP/IP
8 13 (12.26%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (9.43%) Cisco PIX
10 9 (8.49%) VPN
10 9 (8.49%) VLAN
11 8 (7.55%) NAS
11 8 (7.55%) iSCSI
12 6 (5.66%) VoIP
12 6 (5.66%) Internet
12 6 (5.66%) Wireless
13 5 (4.72%) Wireshark
14 4 (3.77%) tcpdump
15 3 (2.83%) WLAN
15 3 (2.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.55%) MySQL
3 5 (4.72%) Big Data
4 4 (3.77%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 21 (19.81%) Finance
2 18 (16.98%) Advertising
3 14 (13.21%) Welsh Language
4 5 (4.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (21.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (17.92%) Consultant
3 16 (15.09%) Administrator
4 15 (14.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (12.26%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (10.38%) Technical Consultant
7 10 (9.43%) Analyst
8 8 (7.55%) Project Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) Support Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (5.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.66%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (4.72%) Architect
11 5 (4.72%) Network Engineer
11 5 (4.72%) Wintel Consultant
11 5 (4.72%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 4 (3.77%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.66%) LAMP
2 4 (3.77%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.77%) .NET
3 1 (0.94%) HTML
3 1 (0.94%) CSS
3 1 (0.94%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.38%) AS400
2 8 (7.55%) EqualLogic
2 8 (7.55%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (7.55%) Clustering
3 7 (6.60%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.83%) iSeries
6 1 (0.94%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.94%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 85 (80.19%) Windows
2 43 (40.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 43 (40.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (34.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (21.70%) Linux
5 11 (10.38%) Windows 7
6 10 (9.43%) CentOS
7 8 (7.55%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (4.72%) UNIX
10 4 (3.77%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.77%) HPUX
10 4 (3.77%) Solaris
11 3 (2.83%) Debian
12 2 (1.89%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.89%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.94%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.04%) ITIL
2 16 (15.09%) Mentoring
3 10 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (7.55%) Time Management
5 7 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (6.60%) Line Management
6 6 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (4.72%) Change Management
7 5 (4.72%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.72%) E-Commerce
7 5 (4.72%) Change Control
7 5 (4.72%) Mobile Marketing
7 5 (4.72%) Load Balancing
8 4 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (3.77%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.77%) Service Management
8 4 (3.77%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.77%) Coaching
9 3 (2.83%) Network Management
9 3 (2.83%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.21%) SQL
2 13 (12.26%) PowerShell
3 12 (11.32%) Perl
4 9 (8.49%) Python
5 6 (5.66%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.77%) Ruby
7 3 (2.83%) C#
8 1 (0.94%) Java
8 1 (0.94%) PHP
8 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (21.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (19.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (10.38%) MCP
4 11 (10.38%) CCNP
5 10 (9.43%) MCITP
6 9 (8.49%) VCP5
7 8 (7.55%) MCSE
7 8 (7.55%) CCNA
8 6 (5.66%) SAP Certification
8 6 (5.66%) RHCE
9 4 (3.77%) Degree
10 3 (2.83%) MCSA
10 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (5.66%) SLA
1 6 (5.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 68 (64.15%) Active Directory
2 25 (23.58%) Hyper-V
3 14 (13.21%) VMware ESX
4 7 (6.60%) XenApp
5 5 (4.72%) XenServer
5 5 (4.72%) Xen
5 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (2.83%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.83%) vSphere
6 3 (2.83%) Squid
6 3 (2.83%) Nmap
7 2 (1.89%) Firmware
7 2 (1.89%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.89%) KVM
8 1 (0.94%) Samba
8 1 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) SCCM
2 4 (3.77%) Puppet
2 4 (3.77%) Nagios
3 3 (2.83%) SCDPM
3 3 (2.83%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.83%) Nessus
3 3 (2.83%) WSUS
3 3 (2.83%) SCOM
4 1 (0.94%) Ansible
4 1 (0.94%) OPNET
4 1 (0.94%) OpenView
4 1 (0.94%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.94%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.94%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.94%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 106 (100.00%) VMware
2 80 (75.47%) Microsoft
3 39 (36.79%) Cisco
4 21 (19.81%) HP
4 21 (19.81%) Citrix
5 20 (18.87%) IBM
6 17 (16.04%) Dell
7 11 (10.38%) Red Hat
8 8 (7.55%) SolarWinds
9 6 (5.66%) SAP
9 6 (5.66%) EMC
10 5 (4.72%) NetApp
10 5 (4.72%) Google
11 4 (3.77%) Veritas
11 4 (3.77%) Symantec
12 3 (2.83%) McAfee
12 3 (2.83%) Oracle
12 3 (2.83%) Veeam
13 2 (1.89%) Brocade
13 2 (1.89%) ProCurve
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum Overtime + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wales
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 40 - 45k + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago