Period
to 20 August 2018

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 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 37 40
Rank change year-on-year -23 +3 +17
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 78 136 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.08% 6.47% 5.60%
As % of the System Software category 25.49% 51.32% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 60 129 103
Wales median annual salary £40,105 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.95% - -2.60%
10th Percentile £28,850 £26,000 £25,850
90th Percentile £65,000 £48,750 £47,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

VMware Infrastructure is in the System Software category. The following 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.

All System Software Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 306 265 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.99% 12.61% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 265 243 283
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £18,800
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £50,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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 6 months to 20 August 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
South Wales -35 45 £40,000 +17.65% 9
West Wales -1 17 £40,210 -10.65% 1
Mid Wales -11 14 - -
North Wales -6 2 £34,500 +25.45%
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Wales region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 78 (100.00%) VMware
2 59 (75.64%) Windows
3 56 (71.79%) Windows Server
4 53 (67.95%) Microsoft
5 48 (61.54%) Active Directory
6 33 (42.31%) ITIL
6 33 (42.31%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (41.03%) Hyper-V
8 30 (38.46%) Firewall
9 26 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 25 (32.05%) PowerShell
10 25 (32.05%) Office 365
11 24 (30.77%) SLA
11 24 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 23 (29.49%) SQL Server
13 22 (28.21%) Linux
13 22 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (26.92%) DNS
14 21 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
15 20 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (24.36%) Management Information System
16 19 (24.36%) SAN
16 19 (24.36%) Veeam
16 19 (24.36%) Problem Management
17 18 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (23.08%) Service Management
17 18 (23.08%) Service Delivery
18 17 (21.79%) LAN
19 16 (20.51%) HP
20 15 (19.23%) Project Management

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring 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 26 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.41%) IIS
5 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.13%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.28%) Apache
6 1 (1.28%) Confluence
6 1 (1.28%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (32.05%) Office 365
2 21 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (6.41%) Mimecast
4 5 (6.41%) Stackdriver
5 1 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.28%) IaaS
5 1 (1.28%) PaaS
5 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (38.46%) Firewall
2 21 (26.92%) DNS
3 19 (24.36%) SAN
4 17 (21.79%) LAN
5 10 (12.82%) DHCP
5 10 (12.82%) WAN
5 10 (12.82%) WLAN
6 8 (10.26%) Wireshark
7 7 (8.97%) VoIP
8 4 (5.13%) SMS
9 3 (3.85%) RTP
9 3 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (3.85%) Wireless
10 2 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.56%) VPN
11 1 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (1.28%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.28%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.49%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.28%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.28%) Power BI
3 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) CF BOSH
2 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (1.28%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.28%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.28%) RSpec
4 1 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.28%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.28%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (8.97%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Advertising
2 5 (6.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (29.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (12.82%) Consultant
2 10 (12.82%) Technical Consultant
3 9 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 8 (10.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (10.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (5.13%) IT Support
7 4 (5.13%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) REST
1 5 (6.41%) Web Services
2 1 (1.28%) .NET
2 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.28%) COM
2 1 (1.28%) JSON
2 1 (1.28%) LAMP
2 1 (1.28%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Management Information System
2 14 (17.95%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (17.95%) User Experience
3 13 (16.67%) Replication
4 9 (11.54%) Data Centre
5 6 (7.69%) Clustering
6 5 (6.41%) Cloud Native
7 4 (5.13%) Fat Client
7 4 (5.13%) Thin Client
8 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (3.85%) PKI
9 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.28%) iPhone
9 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (75.64%) Windows
2 56 (71.79%) Windows Server
3 22 (28.21%) Linux
4 12 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (14.10%) CentOS
5 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (8.97%) Ubuntu
9 4 (5.13%) Android
9 4 (5.13%) Mac OS X
10 3 (3.85%) SUSE
11 2 (2.56%) Unix
11 2 (2.56%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.56%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.28%) CatOS
12 1 (1.28%) DC/OS
12 1 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) ITIL
1 33 (42.31%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 20 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (24.36%) Problem Management
5 18 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 18 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 18 (23.08%) Service Management
6 15 (19.23%) Project Management
7 14 (17.95%) Data Protection
7 14 (17.95%) Decision-Making
7 14 (17.95%) ITSM
7 14 (17.95%) Proactive Management
7 14 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (17.95%) Storage Management
7 14 (17.95%) TOGAF
8 13 (16.67%) High Availability
8 13 (16.67%) Runbook
9 12 (15.38%) DevOps
10 11 (14.10%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.05%) PowerShell
2 11 (14.10%) Python
3 10 (12.82%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.41%) Groovy
5 4 (5.13%) SQL
6 1 (1.28%) C#
6 1 (1.28%) Java
6 1 (1.28%) Perl
6 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (19.23%) Degree
3 14 (17.95%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (17.95%) MCITP
4 4 (5.13%) MCSA
5 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) CCNA
6 1 (1.28%) CCNP
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.28%) MCP
6 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (30.77%) SLA
2 4 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 32 (41.03%) Hyper-V
3 11 (14.10%) Docker
4 7 (8.97%) Terminal Services
5 5 (6.41%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.41%) VMware Server
6 4 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (3.85%) KVM
7 3 (3.85%) vSphere
7 3 (3.85%) Xen
8 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.28%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.28%) XenApp
8 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) Ansible
2 11 (14.10%) NetBackup
3 10 (12.82%) SCCM
4 9 (11.54%) SCOM
5 8 (10.26%) Puppet
6 7 (8.97%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (5.13%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (5.13%) Kubernetes
7 4 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (5.13%) Salt
7 4 (5.13%) SCOrch
7 4 (5.13%) SCSM
8 3 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (3.85%) Terraform
9 1 (1.28%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (1.28%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) VMware
2 53 (67.95%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.36%) Veeam
4 16 (20.51%) HP
5 13 (16.67%) Oracle
6 12 (15.38%) Cisco
7 11 (14.10%) 3PAR
8 10 (12.82%) Red Hat
8 10 (12.82%) Veritas
9 7 (8.97%) Citrix
10 5 (6.41%) Google
10 5 (6.41%) Splunk
11 4 (5.13%) Actifio
11 4 (5.13%) Apple
11 4 (5.13%) McAfee
11 4 (5.13%) ServiceNow
12 3 (3.85%) Brocade
12 3 (3.85%) Palo Alto
13 2 (2.56%) F5
13 2 (2.56%) Juniper