The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
UK / Wales
Rank 88 94 94
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.64% 0.88% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 5.19% 6.15% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 8
Median salary £33,000 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
135 179 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.41% 14.35% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 118 162 114
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £21,200 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

vSphere
Salary Trend in Wales

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Wales

vSphere
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +10 7 £33,000 -12.00% 1
vSphere
UK

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 16 (66.67%) Linux
4 12 (50.00%) ITIL
4 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (41.67%) Unix
5 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 9 (37.50%) Finance
7 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (33.33%) Firewall
7 8 (33.33%) SAN
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (29.17%) Cisco
9 6 (25.00%) VPN
9 6 (25.00%) IIS
9 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (25.00%) LAMP
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (25.00%) Degree
9 6 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
10 5 (20.83%) SaaS
10 5 (20.83%) PaaS
10 5 (20.83%) IaaS
10 5 (20.83%) DevOps

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.83%) IaaS
2 5 (20.83%) PaaS
2 5 (20.83%) SaaS
3 3 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Firewall
1 8 (33.33%) SAN
2 6 (25.00%) VPN
3 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (16.67%) DHCP
5 3 (12.50%) LAN
5 3 (12.50%) NAS
5 3 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
6 2 (8.33%) VoIP
7 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
7 1 (4.17%) HTTP
7 1 (4.17%) Internet
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security
7 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Ant
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Administrator
2 6 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (4.17%) ELK Stack
2 1 (4.17%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Linux
3 10 (41.67%) Unix
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.33%) Solaris
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.83%) DevOps
3 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
4 4 (16.67%) Coaching
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) People Management
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) Server Hardening
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (8.33%) Load Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.17%) Competitive Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Python
2 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) R
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (20.83%) MCSE
4 3 (12.50%) RHCE
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) Firmware
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HAProxy
1 1 (4.17%) Kibana
1 1 (4.17%) logstash
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (20.83%) Avaya
6 3 (12.50%) SaltStack
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle
8 1 (4.17%) F5
8 1 (4.17%) Radware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
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