Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 24 21
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware 98 111 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 6.45% 7.74% 10.06%
As % of the Vendors category 17.28% 17.65% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 96 101 186
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.92% -7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £22,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,875 £47,500 £48,750
Wales median annual salary £38,625 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% +7.14% -2.78%

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 567 629 950
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 37.33% 43.86% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 467 571 819
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,800 £55,000 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -9 60 £36,000 - 8
Newport +3 23 £40,000 +37.93% 2
Caerphilly +4 10 £36,750 +13.08%
Bridgend -2 4 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £37,500 -
VMware
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 68 (69.39%) Windows
2 56 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (55.10%) Windows Server
4 50 (51.02%) Active Directory
5 49 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 38 (38.78%) Linux
7 36 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (34.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (31.63%) Hyper-V
10 30 (30.61%) Firewall
11 29 (29.59%) MS Exchange
12 27 (27.55%) SAN
12 27 (27.55%) Office 365
13 26 (26.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 22 (22.45%) PowerShell
15 20 (20.41%) ITIL
15 20 (20.41%) Problem-Solving
16 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Azure
17 18 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
18 17 (17.35%) Windows 7
18 17 (17.35%) LAN
18 17 (17.35%) DNS
19 16 (16.33%) CentOS
20 15 (15.31%) Veeam
20 15 (15.31%) Ansible
20 15 (15.31%) DevOps
20 15 (15.31%) Red Hat
21 14 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
21 14 (14.29%) WAN
21 14 (14.29%) DHCP

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 29 (29.59%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.10%) IIS
6 4 (4.08%) OpenStack
6 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.04%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.04%) JBoss
7 2 (2.04%) SAS
7 2 (2.04%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.02%) Apache
8 1 (1.02%) Confluence
8 1 (1.02%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (27.55%) Office 365
2 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (6.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (6.12%) Stackdriver
5 3 (3.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.02%) IaaS
7 1 (1.02%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (30.61%) Firewall
2 27 (27.55%) SAN
3 17 (17.35%) DNS
3 17 (17.35%) LAN
4 14 (14.29%) DHCP
4 14 (14.29%) WAN
5 10 (10.20%) TCP/IP
6 9 (9.18%) VoIP
6 9 (9.18%) Wireshark
7 7 (7.14%) HTTP
7 7 (7.14%) WLAN
8 6 (6.12%) Skype
8 6 (6.12%) VPN
9 4 (4.08%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (4.08%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (4.08%) SMS
10 3 (3.06%) Network Security
10 3 (3.06%) RTP
10 3 (3.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) MySQL
1 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.08%) MariaDB
3 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.12%) CF BOSH
2 4 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.04%) JIRA
4 1 (1.02%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.02%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.02%) RSpec
4 1 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.02%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.02%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (12.24%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.08%) Advertising
4 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (22.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (18.37%) Cloud Engineer
3 15 (15.31%) Consultant
3 15 (15.31%) Support Engineer
4 14 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 13 (13.27%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (11.22%) Technical Consultant
7 10 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (9.18%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (8.16%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) Systems Support
10 7 (7.14%) Systems Support Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 6 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) Technical Support
11 6 (6.12%) Windows Systems Engineer
12 5 (5.10%) 3rd Line Technical Support
12 5 (5.10%) Automation Engineer
12 5 (5.10%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (5.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.16%) Web Services
2 6 (6.12%) REST
3 3 (3.06%) Java EE
4 2 (2.04%) COM
5 1 (1.02%) .NET
5 1 (1.02%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.02%) JSON
5 1 (1.02%) LAMP
5 1 (1.02%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Replication
2 7 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.12%) Cloud Native
4 4 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.06%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.04%) Clustering
6 2 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.04%) PKI
6 2 (2.04%) User Experience
7 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.02%) iPhone
7 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 68 (69.39%) Windows
2 54 (55.10%) Windows Server
3 38 (38.78%) Linux
4 36 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (34.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (17.35%) Windows 7
7 16 (16.33%) CentOS
8 11 (11.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (11.22%) Ubuntu
8 11 (11.22%) Windows 10
8 11 (11.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (6.12%) Unix
10 4 (4.08%) Windows 8
11 3 (3.06%) SUSE
12 2 (2.04%) Debian
13 1 (1.02%) DC/OS
13 1 (1.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 20 (20.41%) ITIL
2 20 (20.41%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (15.31%) DevOps
4 14 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (11.22%) High Availability
6 9 (9.18%) Project Management
7 8 (8.16%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.14%) Change Management
8 7 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
9 6 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (6.12%) Capacity Management
9 6 (6.12%) Coaching
9 6 (6.12%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 4 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.08%) Deployment Automation
10 4 (4.08%) Load Balancing
10 4 (4.08%) Presales
10 4 (4.08%) Proactive Monitoring
10 4 (4.08%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.45%) PowerShell
2 12 (12.24%) Python
2 12 (12.24%) SQL
3 10 (10.20%) Bash Shell
4 6 (6.12%) Groovy
5 3 (3.06%) Java
6 2 (2.04%) C
6 2 (2.04%) Perl
7 1 (1.02%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) Degree
1 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.08%) MCITP
2 4 (4.08%) MCSE
3 3 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (51.02%) Active Directory
3 31 (31.63%) Hyper-V
4 12 (12.24%) Docker
5 9 (9.18%) vSphere
6 7 (7.14%) Terminal Services
6 7 (7.14%) XenApp
7 4 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.06%) KVM
8 3 (3.06%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (3.06%) Xen
9 1 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.02%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (15.31%) Ansible
2 8 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (8.16%) Puppet
2 8 (8.16%) SCCM
3 4 (4.08%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.08%) Terraform
4 3 (3.06%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.06%) Nagios
4 3 (3.06%) Salt
5 2 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.02%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.02%) Pingdom
6 1 (1.02%) SCOM
6 1 (1.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.31%) Red Hat
2 15 (15.31%) Veeam
3 13 (13.27%) Cisco
4 12 (12.24%) Citrix
5 6 (6.12%) Dell
5 6 (6.12%) Google
5 6 (6.12%) Splunk
6 3 (3.06%) Apple
6 3 (3.06%) Avaya
6 3 (3.06%) Brocade
6 3 (3.06%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.06%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (3.06%) EqualLogic
6 3 (3.06%) Freshdesk
6 3 (3.06%) Nexenta
6 3 (3.06%) Sophos
6 3 (3.06%) Symantec
7 2 (2.04%) Juniper
7 2 (2.04%) Oracle