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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 44 25 72
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +47
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 60 90 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.45% 8.14% 1.64%
As % of the System Software category 38.71% 58.44% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 53 79 18
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +26.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,900 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,300 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
155 154 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.50% 13.92% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 128 135 59
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -19 57 £38,000 -1.29% 4
North Wales -10 2 £37,500 -16.66%
VMware Infrastructure
UK

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 125 (100.00%) VMware
2 96 (76.80%) Microsoft
3 91 (72.80%) Windows
4 82 (65.60%) Active Directory
5 56 (44.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 54 (43.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 51 (40.80%) SAN
7 51 (40.80%) MS Exchange
8 43 (34.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 42 (33.60%) Exchange Server 2010
10 41 (32.80%) Windows Server 2012
11 39 (31.20%) MS Excel
12 37 (29.60%) Exchange Server 2007
13 34 (27.20%) Firewall
14 31 (24.80%) Cisco
15 30 (24.00%) DNS
15 30 (24.00%) Hyper-V
16 27 (21.60%) Citrix
17 23 (18.40%) HP
17 23 (18.40%) Linux
17 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
18 22 (17.60%) ITIL
19 21 (16.80%) Finance
19 21 (16.80%) Dell
19 21 (16.80%) IBM
20 20 (16.00%) DHCP
20 20 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
20 20 (16.00%) Advertising
21 19 (15.20%) Mentoring
22 17 (13.60%) TCP/IP

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 51 (40.80%) MS Exchange
2 43 (34.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 42 (33.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 37 (29.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (10.40%) WebSphere
6 11 (8.80%) Apache
7 10 (8.00%) IIS
8 9 (7.20%) Lync
9 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (3.20%) Commerce Server
10 4 (3.20%) Tomcat
10 4 (3.20%) CMS
11 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.80%) JBoss
13 1 (0.80%) OpenStack
Applications
1 39 (31.20%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.00%) Office 365
3 5 (4.00%) SaaS
3 5 (4.00%) PaaS
4 3 (2.40%) IaaS
5 2 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (40.80%) SAN
2 34 (27.20%) Firewall
3 30 (24.00%) DNS
4 20 (16.00%) DHCP
5 17 (13.60%) TCP/IP
6 14 (11.20%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (10.40%) LAN
8 12 (9.60%) WAN
8 12 (9.60%) Cisco PIX
9 10 (8.00%) iSCSI
10 9 (7.20%) VPN
11 8 (6.40%) NAS
12 7 (5.60%) VLAN
12 7 (5.60%) Internet
13 5 (4.00%) VoIP
13 5 (4.00%) Wireshark
13 5 (4.00%) Network Security
14 4 (3.20%) tcpdump
15 3 (2.40%) OpenLDAP
15 3 (2.40%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.20%) MySQL
3 5 (4.00%) Big Data
4 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.20%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.80%) SSDT
5 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.80%) MSBuild
General
1 21 (16.80%) Finance
2 20 (16.00%) Advertising
3 12 (9.60%) Welsh Language
4 7 (5.60%) Marketing
5 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (27.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (17.60%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (15.20%) Consultant
4 18 (14.40%) Administrator
5 15 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (11.20%) Technical Consultant
7 12 (9.60%) Architect
8 9 (7.20%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (7.20%) Project Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) Technical Architect
9 8 (6.40%) Support Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (5.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.60%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (4.80%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Technical Support
12 5 (4.00%) Analyst
12 5 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (4.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
13 4 (3.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.60%) LAMP
2 5 (4.00%) .NET
3 4 (3.20%) .NET Framework
3 4 (3.20%) CGI
4 2 (1.60%) COM
5 1 (0.80%) COM+
5 1 (0.80%) CSS
5 1 (0.80%) XML
5 1 (0.80%) HTML
5 1 (0.80%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.20%) AS400
2 10 (8.00%) EqualLogic
2 10 (8.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (6.40%) Clustering
4 6 (4.80%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.20%) GIS
6 3 (2.40%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.40%) iSeries
7 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.80%) User Experience
8 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 91 (72.80%) Windows
2 56 (44.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 54 (43.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (32.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (18.40%) Linux
6 10 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (6.40%) CentOS
7 8 (6.40%) Windows 7
8 7 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (4.80%) UNIX
10 4 (3.20%) HPUX
10 4 (3.20%) Solaris
11 3 (2.40%) Debian
12 2 (1.60%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.60%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.80%) OS/400
13 1 (0.80%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.60%) ITIL
2 19 (15.20%) Mentoring
3 11 (8.80%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (7.20%) Service Management
4 9 (7.20%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (6.40%) Line Management
6 7 (5.60%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (5.60%) E-Commerce
6 7 (5.60%) Change Management
6 7 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.80%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.80%) Project Management
7 6 (4.80%) Load Balancing
8 5 (4.00%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.00%) Migration
8 5 (4.00%) Mobile Marketing
9 4 (3.20%) Coaching
9 4 (3.20%) ITSM
9 4 (3.20%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.20%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.40%) SQL
2 11 (8.80%) PowerShell
3 10 (8.00%) Perl
4 9 (7.20%) Python
5 4 (3.20%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.60%) Ruby
6 2 (1.60%) C#
7 1 (0.80%) Java
7 1 (0.80%) PHP
7 1 (0.80%) VB
7 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (13.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (11.20%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (8.80%) MCITP
5 10 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 10 (8.00%) MCP
6 9 (7.20%) MCSE
6 9 (7.20%) CCNP
6 9 (7.20%) SAP Certification
7 8 (6.40%) Degree
7 8 (6.40%) VCP5
8 7 (5.60%) RHCE
9 6 (4.80%) CCNA
10 5 (4.00%) SC Cleared
11 4 (3.20%) MCSA
12 2 (1.60%) CISSP
12 2 (1.60%) CRISC
12 2 (1.60%) CISA
12 2 (1.60%) CISM
12 2 (1.60%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.20%) ISO 9001
1 9 (7.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 82 (65.60%) Active Directory
2 30 (24.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (6.40%) VMware ESX
4 7 (5.60%) XenApp
4 7 (5.60%) vSphere
5 6 (4.80%) Terminal Services
6 5 (4.00%) Xen
7 4 (3.20%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.20%) iptables
8 3 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.40%) XenServer
8 3 (2.40%) Squid
9 2 (1.60%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.60%) Firmware
10 1 (0.80%) Samba
10 1 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.80%) NFS
10 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.80%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (11.20%) SCCM
2 5 (4.00%) SCOM
2 5 (4.00%) Nagios
2 5 (4.00%) WSUS
3 3 (2.40%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.40%) Nessus
3 3 (2.40%) Nmap
4 2 (1.60%) Puppet
5 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.80%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.80%) Ansible
5 1 (0.80%) OpenView
5 1 (0.80%) OPNET
5 1 (0.80%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.80%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.80%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 125 (100.00%) VMware
2 96 (76.80%) Microsoft
3 31 (24.80%) Cisco
4 27 (21.60%) Citrix
5 23 (18.40%) HP
6 21 (16.80%) Dell
6 21 (16.80%) IBM
7 12 (9.60%) Red Hat
8 9 (7.20%) SolarWinds
8 9 (7.20%) SAP
9 7 (5.60%) NetApp
10 6 (4.80%) EMC
11 5 (4.00%) McAfee
12 4 (3.20%) Symantec
12 4 (3.20%) Veritas
12 4 (3.20%) Computacenter
13 3 (2.40%) Oracle
14 2 (1.60%) Nokia
14 2 (1.60%) Google
14 2 (1.60%) Brocade
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