The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK / Wales
Rank 48 45 52
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 54 61 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.89% 4.39% 4.00%
As % of the System Software category 41.54% 31.61% 37.06%
Number of salaries quoted 47 57 46
Median salary £36,808 £34,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,550 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 130 193 143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 11.76% 13.89% 10.79%
Number of salaries quoted 111 173 116
Median salary £34,000 £34,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Wales over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
South Wales -1 45 £40,000 +14.28% 2
North Wales -1 5 £25,000 -20.63%
Mid Wales - 3 - - 1
West Wales - 1 £36,116 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
UK

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 108 (100.00%) VMware
2 83 (76.85%) Windows
3 66 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 59 (54.63%) Hyper-V
5 58 (53.70%) Windows Server
6 45 (41.67%) Office 365
7 42 (38.89%) MS Excel
8 39 (36.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 37 (34.26%) Active Directory
10 35 (32.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (29.63%) Linux
12 31 (28.70%) Firewall
13 30 (27.78%) MCSE
14 28 (25.93%) MS Exchange
15 27 (25.00%) LAN
15 27 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 26 (24.07%) Amazon AWS
16 26 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2013
16 26 (24.07%) SQL Server
17 23 (21.30%) ITIL
18 22 (20.37%) Cisco
18 22 (20.37%) IaaS
19 21 (19.44%) HP
19 21 (19.44%) Citrix
19 21 (19.44%) SAN
20 20 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 19 (17.59%) Unix
22 18 (16.67%) Oracle
22 18 (16.67%) Dell
22 18 (16.67%) WAN

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in 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 28 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 26 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (6.48%) IIS
4 5 (4.63%) Apache
4 5 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.70%) JBoss
5 4 (3.70%) nginx
5 4 (3.70%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (2.78%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.78%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 42 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 45 (41.67%) Office 365
2 27 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (24.07%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (20.37%) IaaS
5 17 (15.74%) PaaS
6 14 (12.96%) SaaS
7 2 (1.85%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.85%) G Suite
8 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.93%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (28.70%) Firewall
2 27 (25.00%) LAN
3 21 (19.44%) SAN
4 18 (16.67%) WAN
5 16 (14.81%) DNS
6 14 (12.96%) Internet
7 8 (7.41%) Broadband
8 7 (6.48%) VoIP
9 6 (5.56%) DHCP
9 6 (5.56%) TCP/IP
9 6 (5.56%) Wireless
10 5 (4.63%) VLAN
11 4 (3.70%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.78%) VPN
13 2 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 2 (1.85%) NAS
13 2 (1.85%) Reverse Proxy
13 2 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.93%) Skype
14 1 (0.93%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.04%) MySQL
3 3 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.93%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.93%) OLTP
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Ant
1 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.85%) Maven
1 2 (1.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.93%) TestDirector
General
1 8 (7.41%) Finance
2 5 (4.63%) Advertising
2 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.85%) Law
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (20.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 14 (12.96%) IT Engineer
4 13 (12.04%) Consultant
4 13 (12.04%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 12 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 12 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Systems Support
6 9 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Analyst
7 8 (7.41%) IT Support
7 8 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Server Support
8 7 (6.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Network Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) Administrator
10 5 (4.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 4 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.70%) LAMP
1 4 (3.70%) Web Services
2 2 (1.85%) .NET
2 2 (1.85%) HTML
2 2 (1.85%) HTML5
3 1 (0.93%) COM+
3 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.70%) Clustering
4 2 (1.85%) CMDB
4 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.85%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.85%) Fintech
4 2 (1.85%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.93%) IVR
5 1 (0.93%) LPAR
5 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 83 (76.85%) Windows
2 58 (53.70%) Windows Server
3 35 (32.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (29.63%) Linux
5 19 (17.59%) Unix
6 18 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (6.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.56%) Mac OS X
9 5 (4.63%) CentOS
9 5 (4.63%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (3.70%) Windows 10
10 4 (3.70%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.78%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.85%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.85%) OpenBSD
12 2 (1.85%) Solaris
12 2 (1.85%) VyOS
13 1 (0.93%) AIX
13 1 (0.93%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.30%) ITIL
2 13 (12.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (10.19%) Problem Management
4 10 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (9.26%) Service Management
5 9 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 8 (7.41%) Data Protection
6 8 (7.41%) Web Design
7 7 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.48%) Configuration Management
7 7 (6.48%) Release Management
8 6 (5.56%) DevOps
8 6 (5.56%) Incident Management
8 6 (5.56%) ITSM
9 5 (4.63%) High Availability
9 5 (4.63%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (3.70%) Load Balancing
10 4 (3.70%) Migration
10 4 (3.70%) Open Source
10 4 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.04%) SQL
2 6 (5.56%) Python
3 4 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.78%) PHP
5 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.93%) C
6 1 (0.93%) C#
6 1 (0.93%) Java
6 1 (0.93%) Perl
6 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.93%) R
6 1 (0.93%) Ruby
6 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (36.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (27.78%) MCSE
3 20 (18.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (12.04%) CCA
4 13 (12.04%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (12.04%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (11.11%) CCNA
6 11 (10.19%) Degree
7 8 (7.41%) MCITP
7 8 (7.41%) MCSA
8 5 (4.63%) CCNP
9 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.85%) RHCE
9 2 (1.85%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.93%) CISA
10 1 (0.93%) CISM
10 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) SLA
2 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.85%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.85%) ISO22301
3 2 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (54.63%) Hyper-V
2 37 (34.26%) Active Directory
3 15 (13.89%) XenApp
4 9 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 9 (8.33%) XenServer
5 7 (6.48%) vSphere
6 2 (1.85%) Docker
6 2 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.85%) vCloud
6 2 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.85%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.93%) Firmware
7 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.93%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (12.96%) NetBackup
2 11 (10.19%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (1.85%) Ansible
3 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.85%) Puppet
3 2 (1.85%) SCCM
3 2 (1.85%) Terraform
3 2 (1.85%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.85%) vRealize
3 2 (1.85%) WSUS
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.93%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 108 (100.00%) VMware
2 66 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 22 (20.37%) Cisco
4 21 (19.44%) Citrix
4 21 (19.44%) HP
5 18 (16.67%) Dell
5 18 (16.67%) Oracle
6 16 (14.81%) Veeam
7 14 (12.96%) 3PAR
8 11 (10.19%) Veritas
9 8 (7.41%) Apple
10 6 (5.56%) F5
10 6 (5.56%) SolarWinds
11 5 (4.63%) Avaya
11 5 (4.63%) CheckPoint
11 5 (4.63%) Juniper
11 5 (4.63%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.78%) Vyatta
13 2 (1.85%) Extreme Networks
13 2 (1.85%) SaltStack
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Premier IT
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £29241.00 - £42991.00 per annum
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