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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 43 28 67
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +39
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 61 91 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.41% 7.48% 2.37%
As % of the System Software category 38.13% 57.59% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 55 83 29
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £28,700 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £38,400
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
160 158 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.57% 12.99% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 133 140 86
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -18 57 £37,500 +4.16% 5
North Wales -15 3 £37,500 -11.76%
VMware Infrastructure
UK

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 132 (100.00%) VMware
2 105 (79.55%) Microsoft
3 97 (73.48%) Windows
4 89 (67.42%) Active Directory
5 63 (47.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 60 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 55 (41.67%) MS Exchange
8 51 (38.64%) SAN
9 49 (37.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 45 (34.09%) Exchange Server 2013
11 44 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 41 (31.06%) MS Excel
13 39 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2007
14 31 (23.48%) Hyper-V
14 31 (23.48%) Firewall
15 30 (22.73%) DNS
16 27 (20.45%) Cisco
16 27 (20.45%) SQL Server
17 26 (19.70%) ITIL
17 26 (19.70%) Linux
17 26 (19.70%) Citrix
18 24 (18.18%) Finance
19 23 (17.42%) IBM
19 23 (17.42%) HP
20 22 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
20 22 (16.67%) DHCP
21 21 (15.91%) TCP/IP
21 21 (15.91%) Dell
22 20 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 19 (14.39%) Advertising

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 55 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 45 (34.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 44 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (9.85%) WebSphere
6 11 (8.33%) IIS
7 10 (7.58%) Apache
8 9 (6.82%) Lync
9 5 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (3.03%) Commerce Server
10 4 (3.03%) Tomcat
10 4 (3.03%) CMS
11 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.76%) JBoss
13 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 41 (31.06%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (7.58%) Office 365
4 5 (3.79%) SaaS
5 4 (3.03%) PaaS
6 3 (2.27%) IaaS
7 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 51 (38.64%) SAN
2 31 (23.48%) Firewall
3 30 (22.73%) DNS
4 22 (16.67%) DHCP
5 21 (15.91%) TCP/IP
6 12 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
6 12 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (6.82%) iSCSI
7 9 (6.82%) Internet
7 9 (6.82%) LAN
8 8 (6.06%) WAN
8 8 (6.06%) VLAN
9 7 (5.30%) NAS
10 6 (4.55%) Network Security
10 6 (4.55%) VoIP
11 5 (3.79%) VPN
12 3 (2.27%) Wireshark
12 3 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (2.27%) tcpdump
13 2 (1.52%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.06%) MySQL
3 4 (3.03%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.03%) Big Data
3 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.76%) SSDT
4 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.76%) MSBuild
General
1 24 (18.18%) Finance
2 19 (14.39%) Advertising
3 12 (9.09%) Welsh Language
4 8 (6.06%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (28.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (13.64%) Administrator
4 17 (12.88%) Consultant
5 15 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (10.61%) Technical Consultant
7 13 (9.85%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (9.09%) Architect
9 10 (7.58%) Support Engineer
10 9 (6.82%) Project Engineer
11 8 (6.06%) Technical Architect
12 7 (5.30%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (4.55%) Technical Support
13 6 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 6 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 6 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
14 5 (3.79%) Linux Engineer
14 5 (3.79%) Senior Linux Engineer
14 5 (3.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
15 4 (3.03%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.30%) LAMP
2 5 (3.79%) .NET
3 4 (3.03%) .NET Framework
3 4 (3.03%) CGI
4 2 (1.52%) COM
5 1 (0.76%) COM+
5 1 (0.76%) CSS
5 1 (0.76%) XML
5 1 (0.76%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.88%) AS400
2 10 (7.58%) EqualLogic
2 10 (7.58%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (6.06%) Clustering
3 8 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.03%) GIS
4 4 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.27%) iSeries
6 2 (1.52%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.52%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.76%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 97 (73.48%) Windows
2 63 (47.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 60 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (37.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (19.70%) Linux
6 11 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (6.06%) Windows 7
8 7 (5.30%) CentOS
9 6 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.79%) UNIX
11 4 (3.03%) OS/400
11 4 (3.03%) HPUX
11 4 (3.03%) Solaris
12 3 (2.27%) Debian
13 2 (1.52%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.52%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.76%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.70%) ITIL
2 19 (14.39%) Mentoring
3 13 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (6.82%) Service Management
5 8 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 8 (6.06%) Change Management
5 8 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (6.06%) Line Management
6 7 (5.30%) Project Management
6 7 (5.30%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.30%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 6 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.55%) Migration
8 4 (3.03%) Business Continuity
8 4 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (3.03%) Information Security
8 4 (3.03%) ITSM
8 4 (3.03%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.33%) SQL
2 9 (6.82%) Perl
2 9 (6.82%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.06%) Python
4 3 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.52%) Ruby
5 2 (1.52%) C#
6 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (9.09%) SAP Certification
5 11 (8.33%) VCP5
6 10 (7.58%) MCP
6 10 (7.58%) MCITP
6 10 (7.58%) Security Cleared
7 9 (6.82%) MCSE
7 9 (6.82%) CCNP
8 8 (6.06%) CCNA
9 7 (5.30%) RHCE
9 7 (5.30%) Degree
10 6 (4.55%) MCSA
11 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
12 4 (3.03%) CRISC
12 4 (3.03%) CISA
12 4 (3.03%) CISM
12 4 (3.03%) GSEC
12 4 (3.03%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (9.09%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.27%) SLA
4 2 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 89 (67.42%) Active Directory
2 31 (23.48%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.30%) vSphere
4 6 (4.55%) XenApp
5 5 (3.79%) Terminal Services
5 5 (3.79%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.03%) Xen
6 4 (3.03%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.27%) iptables
7 3 (2.27%) XenServer
8 2 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.52%) Squid
8 2 (1.52%) Firmware
8 2 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.76%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (10.61%) SCCM
2 5 (3.79%) SCOM
2 5 (3.79%) WSUS
3 4 (3.03%) Nagios
4 3 (2.27%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.27%) Nessus
4 3 (2.27%) Nmap
5 2 (1.52%) Puppet
6 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.76%) Ansible
6 1 (0.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 132 (100.00%) VMware
2 105 (79.55%) Microsoft
3 27 (20.45%) Cisco
4 26 (19.70%) Citrix
5 23 (17.42%) IBM
5 23 (17.42%) HP
6 21 (15.91%) Dell
7 12 (9.09%) SAP
8 11 (8.33%) Red Hat
9 8 (6.06%) SolarWinds
10 7 (5.30%) NetApp
11 5 (3.79%) EMC
11 5 (3.79%) McAfee
12 4 (3.03%) Symantec
12 4 (3.03%) Computacenter
12 4 (3.03%) Veritas
13 3 (2.27%) Oracle
14 2 (1.52%) Intel
14 2 (1.52%) CheckPoint
14 2 (1.52%) Nokia
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