Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 65 58
Rank change year-on-year +42 -7 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 117 79 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 8.15% 3.61% 4.11%
As % of the System Software category 45.35% 28.73% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 111 82 94
South Wales median annual salary £34,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% -2.60% +14.07%
10th Percentile £21,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £43,375
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - -2.60% +14.07%

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 South Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 258 275 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 17.98% 12.57% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 241 252 244
South Wales median annual salary £34,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £45,875
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in South Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in South Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in South Wales over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in South Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +27 64 £31,500 -21.25%
Cardiff +38 41 £37,750 +16.15%
Caerphilly -1 5 £40,000 +6.67%
Monmouthshire - 5 - -
Bridgend +5 1 £27,500 -16.67%
VMware Infrastructure
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 117 (100.00%) VMware
2 100 (85.47%) Windows
3 75 (64.10%) Microsoft
4 70 (59.83%) Active Directory
5 67 (57.26%) Hyper-V
6 65 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 64 (54.70%) Windows Server
8 60 (51.28%) Office 365
9 58 (49.57%) ITIL
10 52 (44.44%) Citrix
11 50 (42.74%) Exchange Server 2013
12 46 (39.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 41 (35.04%) Windows 10
14 40 (34.19%) Windows 7
15 39 (33.33%) MS Exchange
16 38 (32.48%) Linux
17 35 (29.91%) XenApp
18 34 (29.06%) SAN
19 32 (27.35%) Windows 8
20 31 (26.50%) VirtualBox
20 31 (26.50%) Exchange Server 2010
20 31 (26.50%) Firewall
21 29 (24.79%) Microsoft Certification
22 28 (23.93%) Cisco
23 23 (19.66%) MCSE
23 23 (19.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 19 (16.24%) LAN
25 18 (15.38%) SQL
25 18 (15.38%) CCA
25 18 (15.38%) Citrix Certification

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 50 (42.74%) Exchange Server 2013
2 39 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 31 (26.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (9.40%) Skype for Business
5 9 (7.69%) WebSphere
6 7 (5.98%) IIS
6 7 (5.98%) SharePoint
7 6 (5.13%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (4.27%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (3.42%) Apache
10 3 (2.56%) CMS
10 3 (2.56%) nginx
11 2 (1.71%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 60 (51.28%) Office 365
2 13 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.27%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (29.06%) SAN
2 31 (26.50%) Firewall
3 19 (16.24%) LAN
4 17 (14.53%) DNS
4 17 (14.53%) WAN
5 16 (13.68%) DHCP
6 15 (12.82%) VPN
7 11 (9.40%) Skype
8 8 (6.84%) Network Security
8 8 (6.84%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (5.13%) HTTP
10 5 (4.27%) NetScaler
11 4 (3.42%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (3.42%) DMZ
11 4 (3.42%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (3.42%) NAS
11 4 (3.42%) PBX
11 4 (3.42%) VoIP
12 3 (2.56%) Internet
12 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.27%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (11.97%) Advertising
2 10 (8.55%) Finance
3 1 (0.85%) Electronics
3 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.85%) Law
3 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.85%) Marketing
3 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.85%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 33 (28.21%) IT Engineer
2 28 (23.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (19.66%) Consultant
4 21 (17.95%) Support Engineer
5 19 (16.24%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 18 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (13.68%) IT Support
8 15 (12.82%) IT Support Engineer
9 9 (7.69%) Team Leader
10 8 (6.84%) Analyst
11 7 (5.98%) Network Engineer
11 7 (5.98%) Project Engineer
12 6 (5.13%) Infrastructure Team Leader
13 5 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
13 5 (4.27%) DevOps Engineer
13 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Manager
13 5 (4.27%) Support Analyst
13 5 (4.27%) Technical Consultant
14 4 (3.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 4 (3.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (3.42%) Middleware
2 4 (3.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.55%) iSeries
3 9 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.13%) Replication
5 4 (3.42%) EMC Centera
5 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.56%) AS400
6 3 (2.56%) Clustering
6 3 (2.56%) Handset
6 3 (2.56%) LPAR
7 2 (1.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.71%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.85%) CMDB
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.85%) Fintech
8 1 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 100 (85.47%) Windows
2 65 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 64 (54.70%) Windows Server
4 46 (39.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (35.04%) Windows 10
6 40 (34.19%) Windows 7
7 38 (32.48%) Linux
8 32 (27.35%) Windows 8
9 9 (7.69%) OS/400
9 9 (7.69%) Unix
10 7 (5.98%) CentOS
10 7 (5.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (4.27%) Debian
12 4 (3.42%) Solaris
13 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (2.56%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.85%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (49.57%) ITIL
2 12 (10.26%) DevOps
2 12 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (8.55%) Project Management
4 9 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (6.84%) Change Management
5 8 (6.84%) Network Virtualisation
6 7 (5.98%) Migration
6 7 (5.98%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (5.13%) Performance Management
7 6 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (5.13%) Service Management
8 5 (4.27%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (4.27%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.42%) Load Balancing
9 4 (3.42%) Server Virtualisation
10 3 (2.56%) Asset Management
10 3 (2.56%) Mathematics
10 3 (2.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.38%) SQL
2 11 (9.40%) Shell Script
3 7 (5.98%) Bash Shell
3 7 (5.98%) Python
4 6 (5.13%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.27%) Java
6 3 (2.56%) C
6 3 (2.56%) RPG
7 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (24.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (19.66%) MCSE
2 23 (19.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (15.38%) CCA
3 18 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (5.98%) MCSA
5 5 (4.27%) DBS Check
5 5 (4.27%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (4.27%) MCP
6 4 (3.42%) VCP5
7 3 (2.56%) CCENT
7 3 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.56%) MCITP
7 3 (2.56%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.71%) CCNA
8 2 (1.71%) CCNP
8 2 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.85%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (59.83%) Active Directory
2 67 (57.26%) Hyper-V
3 35 (29.91%) XenApp
4 31 (26.50%) VirtualBox
5 17 (14.53%) XenDesktop
6 9 (7.69%) vSphere
7 6 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.42%) NFS
9 1 (0.85%) KVM
9 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) Nagios
1 5 (4.27%) SCCM
2 4 (3.42%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.71%) Ansible
5 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.85%) Puppet
5 1 (0.85%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 117 (100.00%) VMware
2 75 (64.10%) Microsoft
3 52 (44.44%) Citrix
4 28 (23.93%) Cisco
5 14 (11.97%) IBM
6 12 (10.26%) Avaya
7 9 (7.69%) Red Hat
8 6 (5.13%) Dell
8 6 (5.13%) EMC
8 6 (5.13%) Splunk
9 4 (3.42%) Brocade
9 4 (3.42%) Hitachi
9 4 (3.42%) SolidFire
10 3 (2.56%) BT
10 3 (2.56%) Mitel
10 3 (2.56%) NetApp
10 3 (2.56%) Panasonic
10 3 (2.56%) Polycom
10 3 (2.56%) Sonus
10 3 (2.56%) Yealink