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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 34 44
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 33 63 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.53% 5.63% 4.66%
As % of the System Software category 41.25% 42.57% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 57 51
Median salary £29,500 £37,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.27% +1.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £42,500 £44,000
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 80 148 145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 10.99% 13.23% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 72 128 124
Median salary £29,500 £36,689 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.59% +1.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £44,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Newport +6 12 £29,000 -30.95% 1
Cardiff -9 12 £34,000 -0.72% 2
Monmouthshire - 4 - -
Torfaen - 2 £34,500 -
Bridgend +7 1 £27,500 -12.69%
VMware Infrastructure
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 77 (100.00%) VMware
2 72 (93.51%) Windows
3 50 (64.94%) Microsoft
4 48 (62.34%) Windows Server
5 43 (55.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (53.25%) Office 365
7 40 (51.95%) Hyper-V
8 36 (46.75%) Active Directory
9 30 (38.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (38.96%) ITIL
10 27 (35.06%) Exchange Server 2013
11 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (32.47%) MCSE
11 25 (32.47%) Citrix
12 23 (29.87%) Firewall
13 22 (28.57%) SAN
13 22 (28.57%) Linux
13 22 (28.57%) MS Exchange
13 22 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (25.97%) Microsoft Azure
15 19 (24.68%) XenApp
16 18 (23.38%) Cisco
16 18 (23.38%) Windows 10
17 17 (22.08%) Windows 7
18 16 (20.78%) Unix
19 15 (19.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
21 13 (16.88%) Oracle
21 13 (16.88%) SQL
21 13 (16.88%) LAN

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 27 (35.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 22 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 7 (9.09%) IIS
6 4 (5.19%) Apache
7 3 (3.90%) JBoss
7 3 (3.90%) nginx
7 3 (3.90%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (53.25%) Office 365
2 22 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (25.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (11.69%) SaaS
5 7 (9.09%) IaaS
6 6 (7.79%) PaaS
7 2 (2.60%) G Suite
8 1 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.87%) Firewall
2 22 (28.57%) SAN
3 13 (16.88%) LAN
4 12 (15.58%) WAN
5 9 (11.69%) DNS
5 9 (11.69%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.49%) iSCSI
6 5 (6.49%) Network Security
6 5 (6.49%) VPN
6 5 (6.49%) Wireless
7 3 (3.90%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.90%) DHCP
7 3 (3.90%) EIGRP
7 3 (3.90%) Internet
7 3 (3.90%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.60%) BGP
8 2 (2.60%) IGRP
8 2 (2.60%) OSPF
8 2 (2.60%) SNMP
8 2 (2.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) MySQL
3 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.90%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.90%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.30%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.30%) OLTP
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (9.09%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Law
2 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.60%) Advertising
4 1 (1.30%) Electronics
4 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 20 (25.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (16.88%) Consultant
2 13 (16.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 11 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 11 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 10 (12.99%) IT Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.19%) IT Support
8 4 (5.19%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.90%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) Web Services
2 3 (3.90%) .NET
3 1 (1.30%) COM+
3 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
1 7 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.49%) CMDB
2 5 (6.49%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.90%) Fintech
4 3 (3.90%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.30%) Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.30%) IVR
6 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (93.51%) Windows
2 48 (62.34%) Windows Server
3 43 (55.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (28.57%) Linux
6 18 (23.38%) Windows 10
7 17 (22.08%) Windows 7
8 16 (20.78%) Unix
9 10 (12.99%) Windows 8
10 7 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (6.49%) CentOS
12 4 (5.19%) Mac OS X
13 3 (3.90%) Mac OS
13 3 (3.90%) OpenBSD
13 3 (3.90%) Ubuntu
14 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
15 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) ITIL
2 7 (9.09%) Migration
2 7 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
3 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
3 6 (7.79%) Service Management
4 5 (6.49%) Change Management
4 5 (6.49%) DevOps
4 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
4 5 (6.49%) Release Management
5 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (5.19%) Line Management
5 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.90%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (3.90%) Information Security
6 3 (3.90%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (3.90%) Test Automation
7 2 (2.60%) Mobile First
7 2 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.88%) SQL
2 6 (7.79%) Python
3 2 (2.60%) PHP
3 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.60%) VB
4 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.30%) C#
4 1 (1.30%) Java
4 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (38.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (32.47%) MCSE
3 15 (19.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (15.58%) CCA
4 12 (15.58%) Citrix Certification
5 11 (14.29%) MCSA
6 10 (12.99%) CCNA
6 10 (12.99%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (6.49%) CCNP
8 4 (5.19%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (5.19%) DBS Check
8 4 (5.19%) Degree
8 4 (5.19%) MCP
9 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.30%) MCITP
10 1 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
2 3 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (51.95%) Hyper-V
2 36 (46.75%) Active Directory
3 19 (24.68%) XenApp
4 9 (11.69%) VirtualBox
5 7 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 5 (6.49%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.90%) Docker
7 3 (3.90%) vSphere
8 2 (2.60%) vCloud
9 1 (1.30%) Firmware
9 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.19%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (3.90%) Terraform
4 2 (2.60%) SCCM
4 2 (2.60%) vRealize
5 1 (1.30%) Ansible
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.30%) Puppet
5 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) VMware
2 50 (64.94%) Microsoft
3 25 (32.47%) Citrix
4 18 (23.38%) Cisco
5 13 (16.88%) Dell
5 13 (16.88%) Oracle
6 9 (11.69%) Veeam
7 6 (7.79%) Apple
7 6 (7.79%) HP
8 5 (6.49%) Juniper
8 5 (6.49%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.90%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.90%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.60%) Avaya
10 2 (2.60%) EqualLogic
10 2 (2.60%) F5
10 2 (2.60%) Google
10 2 (2.60%) Meraki
10 2 (2.60%) Symantec
10 2 (2.60%) WatchGuard
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