Period
to 23 October 2021

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 23 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 54 30 59
Rank change year-on-year -24 +29 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 54 45 64
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 4.67% 7.25% 4.01%
As % of the System Software category 18.75% 32.85% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 40 57
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,700 £32,000
25th Percentile £39,000 £36,125 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
75th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £54,250 "
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 288 137 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 24.89% 22.06% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 231 117 224
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,385 £24,825
25th Percentile £34,500 £32,500 £30,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
75th Percentile £50,500 £50,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in South Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in South Wales.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in South Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in South Wales over the 6 months to 23 October 2021.

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 23 October 2021. 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 +2 47 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Cardiff -38 5 £35,000 -17.65% 3
Torfaen -5 1 £42,500 -11.92%
Glamorgan - 1 £35,800 -
VMware Infrastructure
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 October 2021, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 46 (85.19%) Linux
3 42 (77.78%) Finance
4 40 (74.07%) WAN
5 37 (68.52%) Advertising
6 35 (64.81%) VPN
6 35 (64.81%) Brocade
7 33 (61.11%) High Availability
7 33 (61.11%) LAN
8 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
9 28 (51.85%) PowerShell
10 25 (46.30%) Windows
11 24 (44.44%) Windows Server
12 23 (42.59%) Active Directory
13 21 (38.89%) Cisco
13 21 (38.89%) MS Visio
13 21 (38.89%) Firewall
14 20 (37.04%) SCCM
15 19 (35.19%) Juniper
15 19 (35.19%) VoIP
16 18 (33.33%) Red Hat
16 18 (33.33%) CheckPoint
16 18 (33.33%) CentOS
17 17 (31.48%) SolarWinds
17 17 (31.48%) Selenium
17 17 (31.48%) Network Design
17 17 (31.48%) F5
17 17 (31.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 17 (31.48%) Vyatta
17 17 (31.48%) BGP

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 7 (12.96%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.85%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (38.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (5.56%) AWS
2 3 (5.56%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (74.07%) WAN
2 35 (64.81%) VPN
3 33 (61.11%) LAN
4 21 (38.89%) Firewall
5 19 (35.19%) VoIP
6 17 (31.48%) BGP
6 17 (31.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 17 (31.48%) OSPF
7 2 (3.70%) Network Security
7 2 (3.70%) SAN
7 2 (3.70%) Skype
8 1 (1.85%) Internet
8 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (31.48%) Selenium
General
1 42 (77.78%) Finance
2 37 (68.52%) Advertising
3 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.41%) Social Skills
5 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.85%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 40 (74.07%) Consultant
2 33 (61.11%) Technical Consultant
3 14 (25.93%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 14 (25.93%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (25.93%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 14 (25.93%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 14 (25.93%) Infrastructure Support
3 14 (25.93%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
3 14 (25.93%) Support Consultant
3 14 (25.93%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
3 14 (25.93%) Technical Support
3 14 (25.93%) Technical Support Consultant
4 7 (12.96%) IBM Technical Consultant
5 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Network Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (12.96%) IBM Storwize
2 7 (12.96%) iSeries
2 7 (12.96%) LPAR
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) FMCG
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 46 (85.19%) Linux
2 25 (46.30%) Windows
3 24 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 18 (33.33%) CentOS
5 17 (31.48%) VyOS
6 7 (12.96%) OS/400
7 1 (1.85%) Unix
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) High Availability
2 17 (31.48%) Network Design
3 14 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (7.41%) Project Management
6 3 (5.56%) Server Management
7 2 (3.70%) BCP
7 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.70%) Decision-Making
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.70%) Server Building
7 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.70%) SIEM
7 2 (3.70%) Strategic Roadmap
7 2 (3.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 1 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.85%) DevOps
8 1 (1.85%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (51.85%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.96%) RPG
3 2 (3.70%) Python
3 2 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) CCNA
1 17 (31.48%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.41%) MCSE
4 3 (5.56%) MCITP
4 3 (5.56%) MCSA
5 2 (3.70%) MCP
5 2 (3.70%) MCTS
6 1 (1.85%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (1.85%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.85%) CCSA
6 1 (1.85%) CCSE
6 1 (1.85%) LFCE
6 1 (1.85%) LFCS
6 1 (1.85%) NCDA
6 1 (1.85%) NCIE
6 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (42.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.70%) vSphere
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (37.04%) SCCM
2 7 (12.96%) Nagios
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (3.70%) SCOM
3 2 (3.70%) WSUS
4 1 (1.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (64.81%) Brocade
3 30 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 21 (38.89%) Cisco
5 19 (35.19%) Juniper
6 18 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 18 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 17 (31.48%) Avaya
7 17 (31.48%) Extreme Networks
7 17 (31.48%) F5
7 17 (31.48%) SolarWinds
7 17 (31.48%) Vyatta
8 8 (14.81%) IBM
9 3 (5.56%) Oracle
10 2 (3.70%) Acme Packet
10 2 (3.70%) GENBAND
10 2 (3.70%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (3.70%) Sonus
11 1 (1.85%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.85%) Veeam