Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Wales
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 30 51
Rank change year-on-year -28 +21 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 82 155 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.07% 7.50% 4.47%
As % of the System Software category 26.11% 47.55% 34.32%
Number of salaries quoted 76 145 82
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,625 £22,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £48,250 £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 314 326 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.57% 15.77% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 287 296 272
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% +1.43% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,000 £19,525
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £57,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -29 70 £40,000 +9.59% 12
North Wales +2 4 £39,750 +44.55%
Mid Wales +10 3 - -
West Wales -13 3 £38,750 -13.89% 1
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 82 (100.00%) VMware
2 70 (85.37%) Windows
3 57 (69.51%) Windows Server
4 56 (68.29%) Active Directory
5 53 (64.63%) Microsoft
6 30 (36.59%) Linux
6 30 (36.59%) MS Exchange
7 29 (35.37%) Office 365
8 28 (34.15%) Hyper-V
8 28 (34.15%) ITIL
9 24 (29.27%) PowerShell
10 23 (28.05%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (28.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
12 20 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (24.39%) LAN
13 19 (23.17%) Firewall
13 19 (23.17%) SLA
14 18 (21.95%) SAN
14 18 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
14 18 (21.95%) Data Centre
15 16 (19.51%) Windows 7
16 15 (18.29%) CentOS
16 15 (18.29%) WAN
16 15 (18.29%) Finance
17 14 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
17 14 (17.07%) Citrix
18 13 (15.85%) Ubuntu
18 13 (15.85%) SCCM

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 30 (36.59%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.41%) SharePoint
3 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (6.10%) IIS
7 3 (3.66%) Apache Solr
7 3 (3.66%) nginx
7 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.22%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 29 (35.37%) Office 365
2 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (12.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (9.76%) Stackdriver
6 5 (6.10%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.44%) Datadog
8 1 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (1.22%) IaaS
8 1 (1.22%) Mimecast
8 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.39%) LAN
2 19 (23.17%) Firewall
3 18 (21.95%) SAN
4 15 (18.29%) WAN
5 10 (12.20%) DHCP
5 10 (12.20%) DNS
6 8 (9.76%) Wireshark
7 7 (8.54%) WLAN
8 6 (7.32%) NetScaler
9 5 (6.10%) TCP/IP
10 4 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (4.88%) VoIP
10 4 (4.88%) VPN
10 4 (4.88%) Wireless
11 3 (3.66%) IPsec
11 3 (3.66%) Network Security
11 3 (3.66%) VLAN
12 1 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.66%) MySQL
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.44%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.22%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) CF BOSH
2 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.44%) Travis CI
3 2 (2.44%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.22%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.22%) JIRA
4 1 (1.22%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.22%) RSpec
4 1 (1.22%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 11 (13.41%) Advertising
3 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (24.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (23.17%) Consultant
2 19 (23.17%) Technical Consultant
3 16 (19.51%) Cloud Engineer
4 13 (15.85%) Support Engineer
5 11 (13.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (13.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (13.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (13.41%) Technical Support
6 9 (10.98%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 7 (8.54%) Support Consultant
7 7 (8.54%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
7 7 (8.54%) Technical Support Consultant
7 7 (8.54%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support
8 6 (7.32%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.76%) REST
1 8 (9.76%) Web Services
2 2 (2.44%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.22%) .NET
3 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.22%) JSON
3 1 (1.22%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.95%) Data Centre
2 12 (14.63%) Replication
3 8 (9.76%) Cloud Native
4 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.88%) Clustering
6 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.66%) User Experience
7 2 (2.44%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.44%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.22%) iPhone
8 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 70 (85.37%) Windows
2 57 (69.51%) Windows Server
3 30 (36.59%) Linux
4 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (19.51%) Windows 7
7 15 (18.29%) CentOS
8 13 (15.85%) Ubuntu
9 10 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (12.20%) Windows 10
10 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (6.10%) Debian
12 4 (4.88%) Windows 8
13 3 (3.66%) Unix
14 2 (2.44%) DC/OS
15 1 (1.22%) AIX
15 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
15 1 (1.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) ITIL
2 23 (28.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 23 (28.05%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (14.63%) DevOps
5 10 (12.20%) High Availability
5 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
5 10 (12.20%) Project Management
6 9 (10.98%) Capacity Management
7 8 (9.76%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 7 (8.54%) Change Management
9 6 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (7.32%) Coaching
9 6 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (7.32%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (6.10%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (6.10%) Data Protection
10 5 (6.10%) Service Management
11 4 (4.88%) Business Continuity
11 4 (4.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (29.27%) PowerShell
2 12 (14.63%) Python
3 10 (12.20%) Bash Shell
4 8 (9.76%) Groovy
5 7 (8.54%) SQL
6 6 (7.32%) Java
7 1 (1.22%) C#
7 1 (1.22%) PHP
7 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.10%) MCITP
3 3 (3.66%) Degree
3 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.44%) MCSE
5 1 (1.22%) MCP
5 1 (1.22%) MCSA
5 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (68.29%) Active Directory
2 28 (34.15%) Hyper-V
3 11 (13.41%) Docker
4 6 (7.32%) Terminal Services
5 3 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.66%) vSphere
6 2 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.44%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.22%) LXC
7 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.22%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.22%) XenApp
7 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (15.85%) Ansible
1 13 (15.85%) SCCM
2 10 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (12.20%) Puppet
3 5 (6.10%) Terraform
4 3 (3.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.44%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (2.44%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.44%) Packer
5 2 (2.44%) SCOM
5 2 (2.44%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.22%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) VMware
2 53 (64.63%) Microsoft
3 14 (17.07%) Citrix
4 11 (13.41%) Red Hat
5 10 (12.20%) Google
5 10 (12.20%) Splunk
6 7 (8.54%) Cisco
6 7 (8.54%) Veeam
7 3 (3.66%) EMC
7 3 (3.66%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (2.44%) F5
8 2 (2.44%) Mitel
8 2 (2.44%) New Relic
9 1 (1.22%) Apple
9 1 (1.22%) Avaya
9 1 (1.22%) Clearswift
9 1 (1.22%) HP
9 1 (1.22%) IBM
9 1 (1.22%) NetApp
9 1 (1.22%) SAP