Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 25 22
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 73 54 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 6.44% 6.67% 8.91%
As % of the Vendors category 17.59% 16.67% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 70 51 102
Cardiff median annual salary £36,000 £36,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.13% -17.33%
10th Percentile £26,225 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £47,500 £47,500
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% -4.11%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cardiff.

All Vendors
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 415 324 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 36.60% 40.05% 41.13%
Number of salaries quoted 351 296 499
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £50,750 £52,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% +6.94% +2.86%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Cardiff

VMware
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for VMware in Cardiff

VMware
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Cardiff over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing VMware 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.

1 49 (67.12%) Windows
2 42 (57.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (52.05%) Linux
4 37 (50.68%) Windows Server
5 34 (46.58%) Active Directory
6 30 (41.10%) Firewall
7 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (38.36%) Office 365
9 27 (36.99%) Microsoft
10 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Azure
11 22 (30.14%) Amazon AWS
11 22 (30.14%) Hyper-V
11 22 (30.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 20 (27.40%) CentOS
13 18 (24.66%) MS Exchange
14 17 (23.29%) Red Hat
14 17 (23.29%) Windows 7
15 16 (21.92%) DevOps
15 16 (21.92%) LAN
16 15 (20.55%) Ubuntu
16 15 (20.55%) WAN
16 15 (20.55%) DNS
16 15 (20.55%) Ansible
16 15 (20.55%) Veeam
17 14 (19.18%) SLA
17 14 (19.18%) Citrix
18 13 (17.81%) SAN
18 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (17.81%) TCP/IP

VMware
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 18 (24.66%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.85%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.48%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.11%) Apache
5 3 (4.11%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.11%) IIS
5 3 (4.11%) JBoss
5 3 (4.11%) nginx
5 3 (4.11%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 28 (38.36%) Office 365
2 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (30.14%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (10.96%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (10.96%) Stackdriver
5 5 (6.85%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (5.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.37%) IaaS
7 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (41.10%) Firewall
2 16 (21.92%) LAN
3 15 (20.55%) DNS
3 15 (20.55%) WAN
4 13 (17.81%) DHCP
4 13 (17.81%) SAN
4 13 (17.81%) TCP/IP
5 10 (13.70%) Wireshark
6 8 (10.96%) WLAN
7 7 (9.59%) HTTP
7 7 (9.59%) VoIP
8 5 (6.85%) NetScaler
8 5 (6.85%) Network Security
9 4 (5.48%) Skype
9 4 (5.48%) VPN
10 3 (4.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (4.11%) IPsec
10 3 (4.11%) SMS
10 3 (4.11%) VLAN
11 2 (2.74%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) MySQL
2 5 (6.85%) MariaDB
2 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) CF BOSH
2 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.74%) JIRA
3 1 (1.37%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.37%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.37%) RSpec
3 1 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (12.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) Cloud Engineer
2 16 (21.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (20.55%) Support Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Systems Support
6 7 (9.59%) Systems Support Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.48%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) IT Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) IT Support
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) Web Services
2 8 (10.96%) REST
3 4 (5.48%) Java EE
4 1 (1.37%) .NET
4 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.37%) JSON
4 1 (1.37%) LAMP
4 1 (1.37%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Replication
2 8 (10.96%) Cloud Native
3 6 (8.22%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.11%) Clustering
4 3 (4.11%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (4.11%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.11%) User Experience
5 2 (2.74%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.37%) iPhone
6 1 (1.37%) PKI
6 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (67.12%) Windows
2 38 (52.05%) Linux
3 37 (50.68%) Windows Server
4 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (27.40%) CentOS
6 17 (23.29%) Windows 7
7 15 (20.55%) Ubuntu
8 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (16.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (13.70%) Windows 10
11 6 (8.22%) Unix
12 5 (6.85%) Debian
13 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
14 2 (2.74%) SUSE
15 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
15 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (21.92%) DevOps
3 10 (13.70%) ITIL
4 9 (12.33%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (10.96%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 7 (9.59%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (8.22%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (8.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.85%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (6.85%) Load Balancing
9 4 (5.48%) Application Packaging
9 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.48%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (5.48%) Proactive Monitoring
9 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.48%) Task Automation
9 4 (5.48%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (5.48%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.44%) Bash Shell
1 12 (16.44%) Python
2 11 (15.07%) SQL
3 9 (12.33%) PowerShell
4 8 (10.96%) Groovy
5 6 (8.22%) Java
6 1 (1.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.74%) MCITP
3 2 (2.74%) MCSE
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (57.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (46.58%) Active Directory
3 22 (30.14%) Hyper-V
4 12 (16.44%) Docker
5 7 (9.59%) Terminal Services
6 6 (8.22%) vSphere
7 5 (6.85%) XenApp
8 3 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.74%) KVM
9 2 (2.74%) Xen
10 1 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (20.55%) Ansible
2 9 (12.33%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (12.33%) Puppet
3 4 (5.48%) Nagios
3 4 (5.48%) Terraform
4 2 (2.74%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.74%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.74%) Salt
5 1 (1.37%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) Pingdom
5 1 (1.37%) SCCM
5 1 (1.37%) SCOM
5 1 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (36.99%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.29%) Red Hat
3 15 (20.55%) Veeam
4 14 (19.18%) Citrix
5 11 (15.07%) Cisco
6 8 (10.96%) Google
6 8 (10.96%) Splunk
7 6 (8.22%) Dell
8 5 (6.85%) Apple
8 5 (6.85%) Avaya
9 4 (5.48%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (5.48%) EqualLogic
9 4 (5.48%) Freshdesk
9 4 (5.48%) Nexenta
10 3 (4.11%) Draytek
10 3 (4.11%) EMC
10 3 (4.11%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (4.11%) Rackspace
10 3 (4.11%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.74%) Brocade