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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 44 44 51
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 44 58 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.12% 4.70% 4.41%
As % of the System Software category 39.64% 32.04% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 41 54 45
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -7.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £25,900 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,600
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 South Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 111 181 139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 12.91% 14.68% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 97 163 117
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -6.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £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 South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -1 23 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Newport 0 17 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Torfaen +18 4 £41,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Wales region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 81 (100.00%) VMware
2 67 (82.72%) Windows
3 47 (58.02%) Microsoft
4 42 (51.85%) Windows Server
5 36 (44.44%) Office 365
5 36 (44.44%) Hyper-V
6 34 (41.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (38.27%) Active Directory
9 30 (37.04%) MCSE
9 30 (37.04%) Firewall
10 29 (35.80%) Linux
11 28 (34.57%) MS Excel
12 24 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
13 22 (27.16%) Amazon AWS
13 22 (27.16%) Cisco
14 21 (25.93%) Citrix
14 21 (25.93%) SAN
15 20 (24.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 20 (24.69%) IaaS
16 19 (23.46%) MS Exchange
16 19 (23.46%) LAN
16 19 (23.46%) Unix
17 18 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
18 17 (20.99%) ITIL
18 17 (20.99%) PaaS
18 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2008
19 15 (18.52%) XenApp
20 14 (17.28%) SaaS
20 14 (17.28%) Oracle

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related 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 19 (23.46%) MS Exchange
2 18 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (7.41%) IIS
4 5 (6.17%) Apache
4 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.17%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.94%) JBoss
5 4 (4.94%) nginx
6 3 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (3.70%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 28 (34.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 36 (44.44%) Office 365
2 24 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (27.16%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (24.69%) IaaS
5 17 (20.99%) PaaS
6 14 (17.28%) SaaS
7 2 (2.47%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (2.47%) G Suite
8 1 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.23%) Bluemix
8 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.23%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (37.04%) Firewall
2 21 (25.93%) SAN
3 19 (23.46%) LAN
4 11 (13.58%) DNS
5 10 (12.35%) WAN
6 7 (8.64%) VoIP
7 6 (7.41%) Internet
7 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP
7 6 (7.41%) Wireless
8 5 (6.17%) DHCP
8 5 (6.17%) VLAN
9 4 (4.94%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.70%) VPN
11 2 (2.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (2.47%) NAS
11 2 (2.47%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (1.23%) Skype
12 1 (1.23%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) MySQL
3 3 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.23%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.23%) OLTP
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (9.88%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Advertising
2 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.47%) Law
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (16.05%) Consultant
2 13 (16.05%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 10 (12.35%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Network Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) IT Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Server Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
10 2 (2.47%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.47%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) LAMP
1 4 (4.94%) Web Services
2 2 (2.47%) .NET
2 2 (2.47%) HTML
2 2 (2.47%) HTML5
3 1 (1.23%) COM+
3 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.70%) Clustering
5 2 (2.47%) CMDB
5 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.47%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.47%) Fintech
5 2 (2.47%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.23%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.23%) IVR
6 1 (1.23%) LPAR
6 1 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 67 (82.72%) Windows
2 42 (51.85%) Windows Server
3 34 (41.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (35.80%) Linux
5 19 (23.46%) Unix
6 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (6.17%) CentOS
8 5 (6.17%) Mac OS X
9 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.94%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.94%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.70%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.47%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.47%) OpenBSD
11 2 (2.47%) Solaris
11 2 (2.47%) VyOS
12 1 (1.23%) AIX
12 1 (1.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.99%) ITIL
2 9 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (8.64%) Release Management
4 6 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.17%) Configuration Management
5 5 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (6.17%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (6.17%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.94%) High Availability
6 4 (4.94%) Migration
6 4 (4.94%) Open Source
6 4 (4.94%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (4.94%) Service Management
7 3 (3.70%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.70%) Change Management
7 3 (3.70%) Line Management
7 3 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) SQL
2 4 (4.94%) Python
3 3 (3.70%) PHP
4 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.23%) C
5 1 (1.23%) C#
5 1 (1.23%) Java
5 1 (1.23%) Perl
5 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.23%) R
5 1 (1.23%) Ruby
5 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (37.04%) MCSE
3 20 (24.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (16.05%) CCA
4 13 (16.05%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (16.05%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (14.81%) CCNA
6 8 (9.88%) MCSA
7 7 (8.64%) Degree
8 5 (6.17%) CCNP
9 2 (2.47%) MCITP
9 2 (2.47%) RHCE
9 2 (2.47%) SAP Certification
10 1 (1.23%) CISA
10 1 (1.23%) CISM
10 1 (1.23%) CISSP
10 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.47%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.47%) ISO22301
3 2 (2.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 31 (38.27%) Active Directory
3 15 (18.52%) XenApp
4 9 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 7 (8.64%) vSphere
6 2 (2.47%) Docker
6 2 (2.47%) vCloud
6 2 (2.47%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.47%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.23%) Firmware
7 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.70%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (2.47%) Terraform
3 2 (2.47%) vRealize
4 1 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.23%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.23%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.23%) SCCM
4 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 81 (100.00%) VMware
2 47 (58.02%) Microsoft
3 22 (27.16%) Cisco
4 21 (25.93%) Citrix
5 14 (17.28%) Oracle
6 10 (12.35%) Dell
7 7 (8.64%) Apple
7 7 (8.64%) HP
8 6 (7.41%) F5
8 6 (7.41%) SolarWinds
8 6 (7.41%) Veeam
9 5 (6.17%) Avaya
9 5 (6.17%) CheckPoint
9 5 (6.17%) Juniper
9 5 (6.17%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.70%) Vyatta
11 2 (2.47%) Cloudera
11 2 (2.47%) EqualLogic
11 2 (2.47%) Splunk
11 2 (2.47%) Symantec
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Premier IT
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago