Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 54 36
Rank change year-on-year -4 -18 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 73 84 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.86% 4.31% 6.46%
As % of the System Software category 25.44% 26.50% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 66 70 122
Wales median annual salary £42,000 £40,105 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.73% +6.95% -
10th Percentile £30,375 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £65,000 £48,700
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +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 287 317 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.17% 16.25% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 252 281 235
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £22,700
90th Percentile £53,750 £65,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% +5.88%

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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019. 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 +2 64 £42,500 +6.25% 20
North Wales +2 4 £37,250 -6.29% 4
Mid Wales +13 3 - -
West Wales +6 2 £22,250 -47.65%
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 63 (86.30%) Windows
3 61 (83.56%) Microsoft
4 57 (78.08%) Windows Server
5 41 (56.16%) Active Directory
6 37 (50.68%) ITIL
7 35 (47.95%) Linux
8 26 (35.62%) Advertising
9 22 (30.14%) Shell Script
10 21 (28.77%) Degree
11 20 (27.40%) IBM
11 20 (27.40%) DNS
12 19 (26.03%) Bash Shell
13 18 (24.66%) iSeries
13 18 (24.66%) WebSphere
13 18 (24.66%) Office 365
13 18 (24.66%) OS/400
13 18 (24.66%) HTTP
13 18 (24.66%) IBM Certification
13 18 (24.66%) IBM HTTP Server
13 18 (24.66%) Middleware
14 16 (21.92%) Firewall
14 16 (21.92%) MS Exchange
14 16 (21.92%) Python
14 16 (21.92%) Hyper-V
15 15 (20.55%) Perl
15 15 (20.55%) LAN
15 15 (20.55%) Cisco
16 14 (19.18%) Finance
16 14 (19.18%) SAN

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 18 (24.66%) IBM HTTP Server
1 18 (24.66%) WebSphere
2 16 (21.92%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.96%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.11%) IIS
4 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.37%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (24.66%) Office 365
2 13 (17.81%) AWS
2 13 (17.81%) Azure
3 5 (6.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.11%) GCP
5 2 (2.74%) IaaS
5 2 (2.74%) PaaS
5 2 (2.74%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.40%) DNS
2 18 (24.66%) HTTP
3 16 (21.92%) Firewall
4 15 (20.55%) LAN
5 14 (19.18%) DHCP
5 14 (19.18%) SAN
5 14 (19.18%) VPN
5 14 (19.18%) WAN
6 7 (9.59%) Network Security
6 7 (9.59%) Skype
7 6 (8.22%) NAS
8 4 (5.48%) MPLS
8 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
8 4 (5.48%) xDSL
9 3 (4.11%) Ethernet
9 3 (4.11%) IP Telephony
9 3 (4.11%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (4.11%) WLAN
10 2 (2.74%) Internet
10 2 (2.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 26 (35.62%) Advertising
2 14 (19.18%) Finance
3 3 (4.11%) Environmental Health
3 3 (4.11%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.11%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.74%) Social Housing
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
5 1 (1.37%) French Language
5 1 (1.37%) Games
5 1 (1.37%) German Language
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Local Government
5 1 (1.37%) Publishing
5 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (38.36%) Consultant
2 26 (35.62%) Technical Consultant
3 15 (20.55%) Analyst
4 12 (16.44%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (13.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (13.70%) IT Analyst
6 9 (12.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 9 (12.33%) IT Security Analyst
6 9 (12.33%) Middleware Consultant
6 9 (12.33%) Security Analyst
6 9 (12.33%) Support Consultant
6 9 (12.33%) Technical Support Consultant
7 8 (10.96%) IT Engineer
8 7 (9.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 6 (8.22%) IBM Technical Consultant
9 6 (8.22%) Operational Security Analyst
9 6 (8.22%) Operations Analyst
9 6 (8.22%) Security Operations Analyst
10 5 (6.85%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.66%) Middleware
2 3 (4.11%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) iSeries
2 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.96%) Data Centre
4 7 (9.59%) Management Information System
5 6 (8.22%) AS400
6 4 (5.48%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (5.48%) PKI
6 4 (5.48%) Replication
7 3 (4.11%) User Experience
8 2 (2.74%) Wiki
9 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.37%) Clustering
9 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 63 (86.30%) Windows
2 57 (78.08%) Windows Server
3 35 (47.95%) Linux
4 18 (24.66%) OS/400
5 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.11%) Unix
8 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.37%) VMS
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.68%) ITIL
2 13 (17.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 11 (15.07%) Patch Management
4 10 (13.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (13.70%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (12.33%) Analytics
5 9 (12.33%) Information Security
5 9 (12.33%) OWASP
5 9 (12.33%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (12.33%) Project Management
5 9 (12.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (10.96%) Behavioural Analytics
6 8 (10.96%) Change Management
6 8 (10.96%) Security Operations
6 8 (10.96%) Tech Ops
7 7 (9.59%) High Availability
8 6 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (8.22%) Service Management
9 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.85%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.14%) Shell Script
2 19 (26.03%) Bash Shell
3 16 (21.92%) Python
4 15 (20.55%) Perl
5 13 (17.81%) PowerShell
6 9 (12.33%) SQL
7 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (28.77%) Degree
2 18 (24.66%) IBM Certification
3 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.85%) MCSA
5 4 (5.48%) AWS Certification
5 4 (5.48%) MCSE
6 3 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.11%) MCP
6 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.74%) CCNA
7 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.37%) CCA
8 1 (1.37%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.37%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (56.16%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.92%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.22%) vSphere
4 5 (6.85%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.74%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.74%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.74%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.74%) VMware NSX
6 1 (1.37%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.37%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.37%) UAG
6 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) SCCM
2 2 (2.74%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.74%) WSUS
3 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.37%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (1.37%) Nagios
3 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.37%) SnapVault
3 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 61 (83.56%) Microsoft
3 20 (27.40%) IBM
4 15 (20.55%) Cisco
5 9 (12.33%) Veeam
6 8 (10.96%) Rapid7
7 6 (8.22%) Dell
7 6 (8.22%) Remedy
8 5 (6.85%) NetApp
8 5 (6.85%) Palo Alto
9 4 (5.48%) 3PAR
9 4 (5.48%) Avaya
9 4 (5.48%) Citrix
9 4 (5.48%) HP
10 3 (4.11%) Draytek
10 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.11%) Scality
11 2 (2.74%) F5
12 1 (1.37%) Becrypt
12 1 (1.37%) Verint