Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 97 96
Rank change year-on-year +34 -1 +6
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 13 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.64% 1.01% 1.33%
As % of the System Software category 13.00% 8.09% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 20
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +31.58%
10th Percentile £27,550 £30,100 £28,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £43,350 £43,750
South Wales median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.33% - +25.00%

vSphere 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 100 173 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 12.58% 12.54% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 92 150 160
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £32,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.50% -12.67% +20.97%
10th Percentile £26,250 £19,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,550 £47,500
South Wales median annual salary £34,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.71% - +7.69%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Cardiff

vSphere
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Cardiff

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Cardiff over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 10 (76.92%) VPN
4 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (61.54%) SAN
6 7 (53.85%) Firewall
6 7 (53.85%) Unix
6 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (46.15%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (46.15%) IIS
7 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
7 6 (46.15%) Service Management
7 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
8 4 (30.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (30.77%) WAN
8 4 (30.77%) Avaya
8 4 (30.77%) LAN
8 4 (30.77%) JBoss

vSphere
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 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 4 (30.77%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Chatbot
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) SaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) VPN
2 8 (61.54%) SAN
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
5 4 (30.77%) NAS
5 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (23.08%) BGP
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
6 3 (23.08%) HTTP
6 3 (23.08%) IGRP
6 3 (23.08%) OSPF
6 3 (23.08%) SNMP
7 2 (15.38%) Internet
8 1 (7.69%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Support
3 3 (23.08%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Support
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Systems Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Support
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) WebRTC
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
2 3 (23.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Unix
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Problem Management
3 6 (46.15%) Service Management
4 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (30.77%) High Availability
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
5 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Network Design
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) Coaching
7 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) CCNP
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (15.38%) MCITP
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya Certification
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 4 (30.77%) Avaya
4 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 3 (23.08%) F5