Period
to 19 September 2019

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 6 months to 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 59 46
Rank change year-on-year -21 -13 +14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 15 34 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.27% 3.10% 4.31%
As % of the System Software category 10.79% 19.65% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 35
Cardiff median annual salary £37,000 £40,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.07% +11.81% -2.70%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £26,450
90th Percentile £49,000 £65,000 £47,500
South Wales median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +5.63% +23.08% -13.33%

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software category. The following 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.

All System Software Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 139 173 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 11.75% 15.77% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 114 166 80
Cardiff median annual salary £38,250 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £24,225 £21,750 £23,675
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £50,125
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £38,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year -1.30% +14.07% -3.57%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

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 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
4 9 (60.00%) Office 365
5 8 (53.33%) SAN
6 7 (46.67%) Firewall
6 7 (46.67%) Network Security
6 7 (46.67%) Azure
6 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (40.00%) Cisco
8 5 (33.33%) VPN
8 5 (33.33%) DNS
8 5 (33.33%) Linux
8 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (26.67%) SCCM
9 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
9 4 (26.67%) NAS
9 4 (26.67%) ITIL
9 4 (26.67%) DHCP
9 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (26.67%) Avaya
9 4 (26.67%) Change Management
10 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
10 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring 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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.67%) SAS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
2 7 (46.67%) Azure
3 3 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (13.33%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) Network Security
3 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (26.67%) DHCP
4 4 (26.67%) NAS
5 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
5 3 (20.00%) Skype
5 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.67%) ADSL
7 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
7 1 (6.67%) ISDN
7 1 (6.67%) LAN
7 1 (6.67%) MPLS
7 1 (6.67%) VLAN
7 1 (6.67%) WAN
7 1 (6.67%) WLAN
7 1 (6.67%) xDSL
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
1 3 (20.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Backup Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Backup Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Unix
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Coaching
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Decision-Making
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) Avaya
5 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (20.00%) Veeam
6 2 (13.33%) F5
6 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
7 1 (6.67%) Apple
7 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
7 1 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (6.67%) IBM
7 1 (6.67%) Juniper
7 1 (6.67%) NetApp
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle
7 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 1 (6.67%) Teradata
7 1 (6.67%) Verint