Period
to 12 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 20 27
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware 120 141 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 7.44% 9.87% 7.48%
As % of the Vendors category 19.42% 21.33% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 116 135 137
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -5.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,100 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £47,500 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.66% +7.86% -4.11%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in South Wales.

All Vendors
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 618 661 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 38.34% 46.26% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 544 592 824
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +5.48% +4.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in South Wales

VMware
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for VMware in South Wales

VMware
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in South Wales over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware in South Wales

VMware
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 within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. 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
Cardiff -4 69 £35,500 -5.33% 7
Newport -12 28 £40,000 +26.98% 5
Caerphilly +8 16 £38,000 +1.33%
Bridgend -1 5 £37,500 +53.06% 3
Torfaen - 2 £40,000 - 1
VMware
Wales

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing VMware 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.

1 94 (78.33%) Windows
2 74 (61.67%) Windows Server
3 73 (60.83%) Active Directory
4 71 (59.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 65 (54.17%) Microsoft
6 47 (39.17%) Linux
7 43 (35.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (32.50%) Office 365
8 39 (32.50%) MS Exchange
9 37 (30.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 35 (29.17%) PowerShell
10 35 (29.17%) ITIL
11 31 (25.83%) Hyper-V
12 30 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 30 (25.00%) Firewall
13 29 (24.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 25 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
15 24 (20.00%) DHCP
15 24 (20.00%) DNS
15 24 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
16 23 (19.17%) SAN
17 22 (18.33%) Citrix
17 22 (18.33%) Finance
18 21 (17.50%) LAN
19 20 (16.67%) Data Centre
20 19 (15.83%) Windows 7
20 19 (15.83%) CentOS
20 19 (15.83%) SCCM
21 18 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
22 17 (14.17%) SLA

VMware
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 39 (32.50%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (9.17%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.83%) IIS
5 6 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (4.17%) SAS
7 4 (3.33%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.50%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.50%) JBoss
8 3 (2.50%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.67%) Apache
9 2 (1.67%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 39 (32.50%) Office 365
2 30 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (6.67%) Stackdriver
6 6 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.67%) Datadog
9 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.83%) IaaS
9 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (25.00%) Firewall
2 24 (20.00%) DHCP
2 24 (20.00%) DNS
3 23 (19.17%) SAN
4 21 (17.50%) LAN
5 16 (13.33%) WAN
6 13 (10.83%) TCP/IP
7 8 (6.67%) VoIP
7 8 (6.67%) Wireshark
7 8 (6.67%) WLAN
8 7 (5.83%) HTTP
9 6 (5.00%) Network Security
9 6 (5.00%) VPN
10 5 (4.17%) NetScaler
10 5 (4.17%) Skype
10 5 (4.17%) Wireless
11 3 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (2.50%) IPsec
11 3 (2.50%) NAS
11 3 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.00%) MySQL
3 5 (4.17%) MariaDB
3 5 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (6.67%) CF BOSH
2 3 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.67%) Travis CI
3 2 (1.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.83%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.83%) JIRA
4 1 (0.83%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.83%) RSpec
4 1 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (18.33%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Advertising
3 4 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.50%) Retail
5 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (19.17%) Cloud Engineer
3 20 (16.67%) Consultant
3 20 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 19 (15.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 17 (14.17%) Support Engineer
6 15 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (11.67%) DevOps Engineer
8 13 (10.83%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (7.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 9 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support
9 9 (7.50%) Technical Support
10 8 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 8 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
11 7 (5.83%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 7 (5.83%) Support Consultant
11 7 (5.83%) Systems Support
11 7 (5.83%) Systems Support Engineer
11 7 (5.83%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
11 7 (5.83%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.17%) Web Services
2 8 (6.67%) REST
3 4 (3.33%) Java EE
4 2 (1.67%) COM
4 2 (1.67%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.83%) .NET
5 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.83%) JSON
5 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.50%) Replication
2 9 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (6.67%) Cloud Native
4 7 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.33%) Clustering
6 3 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.50%) User Experience
7 2 (1.67%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.67%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.83%) Fintech
8 1 (0.83%) iPhone
8 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 94 (78.33%) Windows
2 74 (61.67%) Windows Server
3 47 (39.17%) Linux
4 43 (35.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (30.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (15.83%) CentOS
6 19 (15.83%) Windows 7
7 16 (13.33%) Ubuntu
8 15 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (10.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (10.00%) Windows 10
11 6 (5.00%) Unix
12 5 (4.17%) Debian
13 3 (2.50%) Windows 8
14 2 (1.67%) DC/OS
15 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.17%) ITIL
2 29 (24.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 25 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (14.17%) DevOps
6 15 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 14 (11.67%) High Availability
8 10 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (8.33%) Capacity Management
8 10 (8.33%) Project Management
9 9 (7.50%) Change Management
10 8 (6.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 7 (5.83%) Coaching
12 6 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
12 6 (5.00%) Deployment Automation
13 5 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (4.17%) Configuration Management
13 5 (4.17%) Proactive Monitoring
14 4 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (29.17%) PowerShell
2 15 (12.50%) Python
3 12 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (10.00%) SQL
4 8 (6.67%) Groovy
5 6 (5.00%) Java
6 3 (2.50%) C
6 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.67%) Perl
8 1 (0.83%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.83%) Degree
3 6 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.17%) MCITP
4 5 (4.17%) MCSE
5 3 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.17%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (60.83%) Active Directory
2 71 (59.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (25.83%) Hyper-V
4 11 (9.17%) Docker
5 8 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (6.67%) vSphere
6 6 (5.00%) Terminal Services
6 6 (5.00%) XenApp
7 3 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.67%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (15.83%) SCCM
2 15 (12.50%) Ansible
3 11 (9.17%) Puppet
4 10 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (5.00%) Terraform
6 5 (4.17%) Nagios
7 3 (2.50%) SCOM
8 2 (1.67%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.67%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (1.67%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.67%) Packer
8 2 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 65 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 22 (18.33%) Citrix
3 15 (12.50%) Cisco
3 15 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 12 (10.00%) Veeam
5 10 (8.33%) Google
5 10 (8.33%) Splunk
6 6 (5.00%) Dell
7 5 (4.17%) Apple
7 5 (4.17%) Avaya
8 4 (3.33%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (3.33%) EqualLogic
8 4 (3.33%) Freshdesk
8 4 (3.33%) NetApp
8 4 (3.33%) Nexenta
9 3 (2.50%) EMC
9 3 (2.50%) HP
9 3 (2.50%) Nimble Storage
9 3 (2.50%) Rackspace
9 3 (2.50%) SonicWALL