Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 24 19
Rank change year-on-year -25 -5 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware 62 129 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.54% 8.12% 10.32%
As % of the Vendors category 12.68% 18.40% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 54 117 226
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +1.45% -4.17%
10th Percentile £27,675 £23,550 £22,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +9.59% +7.35% -5.56%

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 489 701 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 35.77% 44.12% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 398 609 841
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,700 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +4.17%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -25 29 £34,750 +1.46% 3
Newport +4 24 £40,000 - 1
Caerphilly -4 4 £38,500 +26.23% 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 4 £28,750 -
Bridgend -4 1 £70,000 +91.78% 2
VMware
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 32 (51.61%) Windows
2 31 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 28 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (41.94%) Hyper-V
5 25 (40.32%) Active Directory
6 23 (37.10%) Firewall
7 22 (35.48%) SAN
8 21 (33.87%) Linux
9 17 (27.42%) MS Exchange
9 17 (27.42%) Office 365
10 16 (25.81%) LAN
11 14 (22.58%) ITIL
11 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (20.97%) Ansible
12 13 (20.97%) Red Hat
13 11 (17.74%) Cisco
14 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (16.13%) CentOS
14 10 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (14.52%) Veeam
15 9 (14.52%) DevOps
15 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (14.52%) Citrix
15 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Office
15 9 (14.52%) Oracle
15 9 (14.52%) Finance
16 8 (12.90%) Windows 7
17 7 (11.29%) XenApp
17 7 (11.29%) PowerShell

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 17 (27.42%) MS Exchange
2 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (9.68%) JBoss
4 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.45%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.61%) Apache
7 1 (1.61%) Confluence
7 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.61%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (27.42%) Office 365
2 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.10%) Firewall
2 22 (35.48%) SAN
3 16 (25.81%) LAN
4 7 (11.29%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (11.29%) iSCSI
4 7 (11.29%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (11.29%) Skype
4 7 (11.29%) WLAN
5 6 (9.68%) WAN
5 6 (9.68%) Wireless
6 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
7 4 (6.45%) DNS
7 4 (6.45%) SMS
7 4 (6.45%) VoIP
8 3 (4.84%) ADSL
8 3 (4.84%) RTP
8 3 (4.84%) VPN
8 3 (4.84%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (4.84%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
2 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Ant
2 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.61%) JIRA
3 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.61%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Advertising
3 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) Consultant
3 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 9 (14.52%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) IT Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) IT Support
6 6 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Service Manager
9 3 (4.84%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) J2EE
1 4 (6.45%) Web Services
2 1 (1.61%) COM
2 1 (1.61%) LAMP
2 1 (1.61%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (4.84%) Public Cloud
2 3 (4.84%) Replication
3 2 (3.23%) iSeries
3 2 (3.23%) PKI
4 1 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 32 (51.61%) Windows
2 31 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 21 (33.87%) Linux
4 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (16.13%) CentOS
5 10 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (12.90%) Windows 7
7 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (9.68%) Unix
9 4 (6.45%) Windows 10
10 3 (4.84%) SUSE
11 2 (3.23%) Ubuntu
11 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.61%) DC/OS
12 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) ITIL
2 9 (14.52%) DevOps
3 7 (11.29%) Presales
3 7 (11.29%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (8.06%) High Availability
6 4 (6.45%) Scrum
7 3 (4.84%) Break/Fix
7 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.84%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (4.84%) ERP
7 3 (4.84%) Migration
7 3 (4.84%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.84%) Project Management
7 3 (4.84%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.84%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.68%) Java
2 6 (9.68%) Python
3 5 (8.06%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.45%) Groovy
4 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.45%) SQL
5 1 (1.61%) Perl
5 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.23%) CCNA
2 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) CCNP
3 1 (1.61%) MCSA
3 1 (1.61%) MCSE
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (41.94%) Hyper-V
3 25 (40.32%) Active Directory
4 7 (11.29%) XenApp
5 6 (9.68%) vSphere
6 5 (8.06%) Docker
7 4 (6.45%) KVM
7 4 (6.45%) Terminal Services
8 3 (4.84%) Xen
9 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.61%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (20.97%) Ansible
2 5 (8.06%) Puppet
3 4 (6.45%) Kubernetes
4 3 (4.84%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.84%) Salt
5 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.61%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.61%) Nagios
6 1 (1.61%) Pingdom
6 1 (1.61%) SCCM
6 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.97%) Red Hat
3 11 (17.74%) Cisco
4 9 (14.52%) Citrix
4 9 (14.52%) Oracle
4 9 (14.52%) Veeam
5 6 (9.68%) Dell
6 4 (6.45%) Symantec
7 3 (4.84%) Brocade
7 3 (4.84%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.84%) EMC
7 3 (4.84%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.84%) Sophos
8 2 (3.23%) IBM
8 2 (3.23%) Juniper
9 1 (1.61%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.61%) HP
9 1 (1.61%) Mitel
9 1 (1.61%) NetApp
9 1 (1.61%) Veritas