Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 50 63
Rank change year-on-year +21 +13 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 161 124 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 7.75% 4.69% 3.76%
As % of the System Software category 49.69% 34.73% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 149 88 97
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.60% +14.07%
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,250 £25,450
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £43,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 324 357 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.60% 13.50% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 293 281 269
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,300 £18,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £46,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.53%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +42 117 £34,500 -8.00%
West Wales +16 33 £45,000 +20.00%
North Wales 0 7 £27,500 -65.63%
Mid Wales -22 4 - -
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 161 (100.00%) VMware
2 130 (80.75%) Windows
3 97 (60.25%) Microsoft
4 87 (54.04%) Active Directory
5 85 (52.80%) Hyper-V
6 83 (51.55%) Windows Server
7 75 (46.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 73 (45.34%) ITIL
9 65 (40.37%) Office 365
10 63 (39.13%) Linux
11 57 (35.40%) Citrix
12 55 (34.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 52 (32.30%) Firewall
14 50 (31.06%) Exchange Server 2013
15 45 (27.95%) Windows 7
15 45 (27.95%) Cisco
16 44 (27.33%) Microsoft Certification
16 44 (27.33%) MS Exchange
17 42 (26.09%) SAN
17 42 (26.09%) Windows 8
18 41 (25.47%) Windows 10
19 38 (23.60%) XenApp
20 36 (22.36%) DNS
21 32 (19.88%) DHCP
22 31 (19.25%) Exchange Server 2010
22 31 (19.25%) VirtualBox
23 29 (18.01%) MCSE
24 26 (16.15%) Microsoft Azure
25 25 (15.53%) VPN
26 23 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 50 (31.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 44 (27.33%) MS Exchange
3 31 (19.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (8.70%) IIS
5 11 (6.83%) Skype for Business
6 9 (5.59%) WebSphere
7 7 (4.35%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.73%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (2.48%) Apache
11 3 (1.86%) CMS
11 3 (1.86%) nginx
12 2 (1.24%) Apache Solr
12 2 (1.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 65 (40.37%) Office 365
2 26 (16.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (10.56%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (5.59%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (3.73%) G Suite
6 5 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.11%) Mimecast
7 4 (2.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (32.30%) Firewall
2 42 (26.09%) SAN
3 36 (22.36%) DNS
4 32 (19.88%) DHCP
5 25 (15.53%) VPN
6 20 (12.42%) LAN
7 18 (11.18%) WAN
8 16 (9.94%) Network Security
9 13 (8.07%) VLAN
9 13 (8.07%) VoIP
10 11 (6.83%) Skype
11 10 (6.21%) iSCSI
12 8 (4.97%) NetScaler
12 8 (4.97%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (3.73%) HTTP
14 6 (3.73%) WLAN
15 4 (2.48%) IPv6
15 4 (2.48%) PBX
15 4 (2.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (5.59%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (9.32%) Advertising
2 10 (6.21%) Finance
3 2 (1.24%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.62%) Electronics
4 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.62%) Law
4 1 (0.62%) Marketing
4 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.62%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 49 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 33 (20.50%) IT Engineer
3 23 (14.29%) Consultant
4 21 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 19 (11.80%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 18 (11.18%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (9.94%) IT Support
8 15 (9.32%) IT Support Engineer
9 11 (6.83%) Cloud Engineer
9 11 (6.83%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.59%) Network Engineer
10 9 (5.59%) Team Leader
10 9 (5.59%) Wintel Engineer
10 9 (5.59%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (4.97%) Analyst
11 8 (4.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (4.35%) Project Engineer
13 6 (3.73%) Linux Engineer
13 6 (3.73%) Network Specialist
13 6 (3.73%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.73%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (2.48%) Middleware
2 4 (2.48%) REST
3 1 (0.62%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.56%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.32%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.21%) iSeries
4 9 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.97%) Driving Licence
5 8 (4.97%) Replication
6 5 (3.11%) Clustering
6 5 (3.11%) Fat Client
6 5 (3.11%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.48%) EMC Centera
7 4 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.48%) User Experience
8 3 (1.86%) AS400
8 3 (1.86%) Handset
8 3 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.86%) LPAR
9 2 (1.24%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.24%) PKI
10 1 (0.62%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 130 (80.75%) Windows
2 83 (51.55%) Windows Server
3 75 (46.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (39.13%) Linux
5 55 (34.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (27.95%) Windows 7
7 42 (26.09%) Windows 8
8 41 (25.47%) Windows 10
9 10 (6.21%) CentOS
10 9 (5.59%) OS/400
10 9 (5.59%) Unix
11 7 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (3.73%) Windows XP
13 5 (3.11%) Debian
14 4 (2.48%) Solaris
15 3 (1.86%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.62%) CatOS
16 1 (0.62%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.62%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (45.34%) ITIL
2 19 (11.80%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (10.56%) Project Management
4 16 (9.94%) Problem Management
5 15 (9.32%) Service Management
6 14 (8.70%) DevOps
6 14 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 13 (8.07%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (8.07%) Migration
7 13 (8.07%) Server Virtualisation
8 9 (5.59%) Performance Management
9 8 (4.97%) Business Continuity
9 8 (4.97%) Capacity Management
9 8 (4.97%) Change Management
9 8 (4.97%) Load Balancing
9 8 (4.97%) Network Virtualisation
10 7 (4.35%) Incident Management
10 7 (4.35%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 7 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
11 6 (3.73%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.80%) PowerShell
1 19 (11.80%) SQL
2 12 (7.45%) Shell Script
3 10 (6.21%) Python
4 9 (5.59%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.11%) Java
6 4 (2.48%) C
7 3 (1.86%) RPG
8 1 (0.62%) Perl
8 1 (0.62%) PHP
8 1 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (27.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (18.01%) MCSE
3 23 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (11.18%) CCA
4 18 (11.18%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (7.45%) MCSA
6 11 (6.83%) DBS Check
6 11 (6.83%) MCP
7 10 (6.21%) CCNA
7 10 (6.21%) CCNP
7 10 (6.21%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (5.59%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (4.35%) MCITP
10 6 (3.73%) A+ Certification
10 6 (3.73%) Degree
11 4 (2.48%) VCP5
12 3 (1.86%) CCENT
12 3 (1.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.86%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (0.62%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.70%) SLA
2 6 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 87 (54.04%) Active Directory
2 85 (52.80%) Hyper-V
3 38 (23.60%) XenApp
4 31 (19.25%) VirtualBox
5 20 (12.42%) XenDesktop
6 14 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (5.59%) vSphere
8 6 (3.73%) Snort
9 4 (2.48%) NFS
10 2 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.62%) KVM
11 1 (0.62%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 19 (11.80%) SCCM
2 11 (6.83%) Ansible
2 11 (6.83%) Puppet
3 10 (6.21%) Terraform
4 8 (4.97%) NetBackup
5 6 (3.73%) Nagios
6 5 (3.11%) SCOM
6 5 (3.11%) SCOrch
6 5 (3.11%) SCSM
7 3 (1.86%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.24%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.24%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.62%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.62%) Graylog
9 1 (0.62%) logstash
9 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.62%) Salt
9 1 (0.62%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 161 (100.00%) VMware
2 97 (60.25%) Microsoft
3 57 (35.40%) Citrix
4 45 (27.95%) Cisco
5 14 (8.70%) IBM
6 12 (7.45%) Avaya
6 12 (7.45%) HP
7 11 (6.83%) Red Hat
8 7 (4.35%) Splunk
9 6 (3.73%) Dell
9 6 (3.73%) EMC
9 6 (3.73%) Google
10 5 (3.11%) Oracle
11 4 (2.48%) 3PAR
11 4 (2.48%) Brocade
11 4 (2.48%) F5
11 4 (2.48%) Hitachi
11 4 (2.48%) SolidFire
11 4 (2.48%) Veeam
11 4 (2.48%) Veritas