Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 33 21
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware 129 128 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 9.49% 6.54% 8.69%
As % of the Vendors category 21.11% 15.31% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 124 110 199
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% - +4.29%
10th Percentile £21,075 £24,975 £19,850
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
Wales median annual salary £37,750 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +3.42% - +4.29%

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 611 836 1,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 44.96% 42.72% 43.00%
Number of salaries quoted 540 736 901
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,010 £55,250 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% +4.17% +2.86%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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
Newport +16 75 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Cardiff +17 49 £37,750 +16.15% 5
Caerphilly -6 4 £38,750 +44.86%
Bridgend +6 1 £24,500 -19.01%
VMware
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing VMware 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.

1 103 (79.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (75.19%) Windows
3 83 (64.34%) Microsoft
4 74 (57.36%) Active Directory
5 66 (51.16%) Hyper-V
6 63 (48.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (45.74%) Windows Server
8 58 (44.96%) Office 365
9 54 (41.86%) Exchange Server 2013
10 52 (40.31%) ITIL
11 51 (39.53%) Citrix
12 45 (34.88%) Linux
13 41 (31.78%) MS Exchange
13 41 (31.78%) Windows Server 2008
14 39 (30.23%) SAN
15 38 (29.46%) XenApp
16 37 (28.68%) Windows 10
17 34 (26.36%) Windows 7
18 32 (24.81%) Windows 8
19 30 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2010
20 29 (22.48%) VirtualBox
20 29 (22.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 27 (20.93%) Firewall
22 26 (20.16%) Cisco
23 24 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
24 23 (17.83%) LAN
24 23 (17.83%) MCSE
25 20 (15.50%) DNS
25 20 (15.50%) DHCP
26 19 (14.73%) WAN

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 54 (41.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 41 (31.78%) MS Exchange
3 30 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (10.85%) WebSphere
5 12 (9.30%) Skype for Business
6 10 (7.75%) IBM HTTP Server
7 7 (5.43%) IIS
8 5 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (3.88%) JBoss
8 5 (3.88%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.33%) Apache
9 3 (2.33%) CMS
9 3 (2.33%) nginx
9 3 (2.33%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.55%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 58 (44.96%) Office 365
2 15 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (30.23%) SAN
2 27 (20.93%) Firewall
3 23 (17.83%) LAN
4 20 (15.50%) DHCP
4 20 (15.50%) DNS
5 19 (14.73%) WAN
6 16 (12.40%) VPN
7 14 (10.85%) Skype
8 12 (9.30%) HTTP
9 9 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (4.65%) NAS
10 6 (4.65%) Network Security
10 6 (4.65%) VoIP
11 5 (3.88%) NetScaler
11 5 (3.88%) TCP/IP
11 5 (3.88%) VLAN
12 4 (3.10%) DMZ
12 4 (3.10%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (3.10%) PBX
13 3 (2.33%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Ant
General
1 16 (12.40%) Advertising
1 16 (12.40%) Finance
2 3 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (0.78%) Banking
3 1 (0.78%) Legal
3 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (24.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 32 (24.81%) IT Engineer
2 30 (23.26%) Consultant
3 21 (16.28%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 19 (14.73%) IT Support
5 18 (13.95%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (13.95%) Support Engineer
6 14 (10.85%) IT Support Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) Team Leader
7 10 (7.75%) Technical Consultant
8 8 (6.20%) Analyst
9 7 (5.43%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) Project Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.65%) Desktop Support
10 6 (4.65%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 6 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) WebSphere Consultant
10 6 (4.65%) WebSphere Engineer
11 5 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.75%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (6.20%) Middleware
3 2 (1.55%) J2EE
3 2 (1.55%) REST
3 2 (1.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.63%) iSeries
2 10 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.75%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.10%) Replication
4 3 (2.33%) AS400
4 3 (2.33%) Clustering
4 3 (2.33%) Handset
4 3 (2.33%) LPAR
4 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.55%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.55%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.55%) EMC Centera
5 2 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 97 (75.19%) Windows
2 63 (48.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 59 (45.74%) Windows Server
4 45 (34.88%) Linux
5 41 (31.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (28.68%) Windows 10
7 34 (26.36%) Windows 7
8 32 (24.81%) Windows 8
9 15 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (10.08%) OS/400
11 12 (9.30%) Unix
12 9 (6.98%) CentOS
13 5 (3.88%) Debian
13 5 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (3.10%) Solaris
15 3 (2.33%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.78%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.78%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (40.31%) ITIL
2 18 (13.95%) DevOps
3 11 (8.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (8.53%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (7.75%) Project Management
5 9 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (6.98%) Performance Management
6 8 (6.20%) Network Virtualisation
7 6 (4.65%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.65%) Service Management
8 5 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.10%) Change Management
9 4 (3.10%) High Availability
9 4 (3.10%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (3.10%) SIEM
10 3 (2.33%) Asset Management
10 3 (2.33%) Health Informatics
10 3 (2.33%) Informatics
10 3 (2.33%) Migration
10 3 (2.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.95%) SQL
2 15 (11.63%) Shell Script
3 12 (9.30%) Bash Shell
3 12 (9.30%) Python
4 10 (7.75%) Java
5 5 (3.88%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.10%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.33%) C
7 3 (2.33%) RPG
8 2 (1.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 29 (22.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 24 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (17.83%) MCSE
4 18 (13.95%) CCA
4 18 (13.95%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (6.20%) VCP5
6 5 (3.88%) CCNA
6 5 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.33%) CCENT
7 3 (2.33%) CCNP
7 3 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.33%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.55%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.55%) MCITP
8 2 (1.55%) MCSA
9 1 (0.78%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 103 (79.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (57.36%) Active Directory
3 66 (51.16%) Hyper-V
4 38 (29.46%) XenApp
5 29 (22.48%) VirtualBox
6 17 (13.18%) XenDesktop
7 11 (8.53%) vSphere
8 7 (5.43%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.55%) KVM
9 2 (1.55%) NFS
9 2 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (5.43%) Ansible
2 5 (3.88%) Nagios
3 4 (3.10%) SCCM
4 3 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.33%) Puppet
5 2 (1.55%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 83 (64.34%) Microsoft
2 51 (39.53%) Citrix
3 26 (20.16%) Cisco
4 17 (13.18%) IBM
5 13 (10.08%) Red Hat
6 12 (9.30%) Avaya
7 10 (7.75%) Splunk
8 9 (6.98%) Dell
8 9 (6.98%) EMC
9 6 (4.65%) Oracle
10 5 (3.88%) Mitel
11 3 (2.33%) BT
11 3 (2.33%) NetApp
11 3 (2.33%) Panasonic
11 3 (2.33%) Polycom
11 3 (2.33%) Sonus
11 3 (2.33%) Yealink
12 2 (1.55%) Brocade
12 2 (1.55%) Hitachi
12 2 (1.55%) Nimble Storage