The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 45 43 51
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 22 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.00% 5.00% 2.47%
As % of the System Software category 32.84% 36.08% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 11
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £27,450 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 67 97 58
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 12.18% 13.86% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 58 83 48
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,850 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Cardiff over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Cardiff

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (80.00%) Windows
3 23 (57.50%) Windows Server
4 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (55.00%) Active Directory
5 20 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (42.50%) Hyper-V
6 17 (42.50%) Linux
7 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (40.00%) Firewall
7 16 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (37.50%) Office 365
9 14 (35.00%) ITIL
9 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (32.50%) MCSE
11 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
11 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
12 11 (27.50%) DNS
13 10 (25.00%) Cisco
13 10 (25.00%) Oracle
14 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
14 9 (22.50%) Unix
15 8 (20.00%) CCNA
15 8 (20.00%) Dell
15 8 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (20.00%) IaaS
15 8 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
16 7 (17.50%) vSphere
16 7 (17.50%) Apple

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
3 3 (7.50%) Apache
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.00%) JBoss
4 2 (5.00%) nginx
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (37.50%) Office 365
4 8 (20.00%) IaaS
5 6 (15.00%) PaaS
6 5 (12.50%) SaaS
7 2 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (2.50%) Bluemix
8 1 (2.50%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) Firewall
2 11 (27.50%) DNS
3 7 (17.50%) LAN
4 5 (12.50%) DHCP
4 5 (12.50%) WAN
4 5 (12.50%) Wireless
5 4 (10.00%) Internet
5 4 (10.00%) SAN
6 3 (7.50%) iSCSI
6 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.50%) VoIP
7 2 (5.00%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (5.00%) VPN
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (2.50%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.50%) H.323
8 1 (2.50%) HTTP
8 1 (2.50%) MGCP
8 1 (2.50%) SSL
8 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) MySQL
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.50%) Data Mart
5 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.50%) OLTP
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Advertising
2 2 (5.00%) Law
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Junior
7 2 (5.00%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) LAMP
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) HTML5
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) CMDB
3 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.00%) Fintech
3 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) IVR
4 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 23 (57.50%) Windows Server
3 17 (42.50%) Linux
4 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (22.50%) Unix
7 5 (12.50%) Mac OS X
8 4 (10.00%) CentOS
9 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
9 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
11 1 (2.50%) Solaris
11 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) ITIL
2 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (7.50%) Change Management
3 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (5.00%) DevOps
4 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile First
4 2 (5.00%) Open Source
4 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.00%) Service Management
4 2 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.50%) Security Management
5 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.50%) Validation
5 1 (2.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) PHP
3 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.50%) C
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
4 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.50%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) R
4 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (32.50%) MCSE
3 8 (20.00%) CCNA
3 8 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (15.00%) MCSA
5 5 (12.50%) Degree
5 5 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.00%) RHCE
7 1 (2.50%) CCNP
7 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.50%) MCITP
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (42.50%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.50%) vSphere
4 2 (5.00%) vCloud
4 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.00%) XenApp
4 2 (5.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.50%) Firmware
5 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (7.50%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.00%) Cisco
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle
4 8 (20.00%) Dell
5 7 (17.50%) Apple
6 6 (15.00%) Citrix
7 4 (10.00%) HP
7 4 (10.00%) Juniper
7 4 (10.00%) Veeam
8 3 (7.50%) F5
8 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.00%) Avaya
9 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.00%) EMC
9 2 (5.00%) EqualLogic
9 2 (5.00%) NetApp
9 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.00%) Symantec
10 1 (2.50%) Radware