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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 32 50
Rank change year-on-year -9 +18  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 54 83 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.44% 6.32% 4.07%
As % of the System Software category 49.09% 45.36% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 47 62 50
Median salary £40,000 £37,250 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.38% +0.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £44,000
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 110 183 143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 11.08% 13.94% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 102 142 122
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -13 32 £29,500 -20.27% 2
West Wales - 16 £45,000 - 2
North Wales 0 3 £27,500 -26.66%
Mid Wales -4 3 £45,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 106 (100.00%) VMware
2 92 (86.79%) Windows
3 65 (61.32%) Microsoft
4 63 (59.43%) Windows Server
5 56 (52.83%) Hyper-V
6 48 (45.28%) Office 365
7 45 (42.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 45 (42.45%) Active Directory
8 35 (33.02%) ITIL
9 34 (32.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 34 (32.08%) Firewall
10 31 (29.25%) Linux
11 30 (28.30%) MS Exchange
11 30 (28.30%) Exchange Server 2013
12 28 (26.42%) Citrix
13 27 (25.47%) Windows Server 2008
14 26 (24.53%) Microsoft Azure
14 26 (24.53%) Amazon AWS
14 26 (24.53%) Cisco
15 25 (23.58%) MCSE
16 23 (21.70%) SAN
17 22 (20.75%) Windows 7
18 21 (19.81%) XenApp
19 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
19 18 (16.98%) Windows 10
20 17 (16.04%) SQL
21 16 (15.09%) Dell
21 16 (15.09%) LAN
21 16 (15.09%) DNS
22 15 (14.15%) WAN

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 (28.30%) Exchange Server 2013
1 30 (28.30%) MS Exchange
2 14 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (10.38%) IIS
4 10 (9.43%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.77%) Apache
6 3 (2.83%) JBoss
6 3 (2.83%) nginx
6 3 (2.83%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (45.28%) Office 365
2 26 (24.53%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (24.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (8.49%) SaaS
4 6 (5.66%) IaaS
5 5 (4.72%) PaaS
6 3 (2.83%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.94%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 34 (32.08%) Firewall
2 23 (21.70%) SAN
3 16 (15.09%) DNS
3 16 (15.09%) LAN
4 15 (14.15%) WAN
5 14 (13.21%) Network Security
6 11 (10.38%) iSCSI
6 11 (10.38%) VPN
7 9 (8.49%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (8.49%) DHCP
7 9 (8.49%) TCP/IP
8 8 (7.55%) VoIP
9 6 (5.66%) Internet
10 5 (4.72%) IPv6
10 5 (4.72%) Wireless
11 4 (3.77%) VLAN
12 3 (2.83%) Broadband
12 3 (2.83%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.83%) EIGRP
12 3 (2.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.49%) MySQL
3 4 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.83%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.94%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.94%) OLTP
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.89%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (8.49%) Finance
2 5 (4.72%) Law
3 4 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.89%) Advertising
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 29 (27.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (14.15%) Support Engineer
3 13 (12.26%) Consultant
3 13 (12.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 13 (12.26%) IT Engineer
4 11 (10.38%) Network Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (8.49%) Network Security Specialist
6 9 (8.49%) Network Specialist
6 9 (8.49%) Security Specialist
7 8 (7.55%) Analyst
8 7 (6.60%) IT Support
8 7 (6.60%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (6.60%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (6.60%) Wintel Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (4.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (4.72%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) Web Services
2 3 (2.83%) .NET
2 3 (2.83%) EDI
3 1 (0.94%) COM+
3 1 (0.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.38%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.60%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.72%) CMDB
3 5 (4.72%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.77%) Clustering
4 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.83%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.83%) Fintech
5 3 (2.83%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.83%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.89%) Replication
7 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.94%) IVR
7 1 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 92 (86.79%) Windows
2 63 (59.43%) Windows Server
3 45 (42.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (29.25%) Linux
5 27 (25.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (20.75%) Windows 7
7 18 (16.98%) Windows 10
8 15 (14.15%) Unix
9 10 (9.43%) Windows 8
10 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (5.66%) CentOS
12 6 (5.66%) Mac OS X
13 3 (2.83%) Mac OS
13 3 (2.83%) OpenBSD
13 3 (2.83%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (1.89%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.89%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.02%) ITIL
2 13 (12.26%) Virtual Environments
3 12 (11.32%) Service Management
4 11 (10.38%) Migration
5 9 (8.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (7.55%) Project Management
7 7 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (6.60%) Server Virtualisation
8 6 (5.66%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.66%) DevOps
8 6 (5.66%) Line Management
8 6 (5.66%) Mentoring
8 6 (5.66%) Problem Management
9 5 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.72%) Business Continuity
9 5 (4.72%) Change Management
9 5 (4.72%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.72%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.72%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.04%) SQL
2 6 (5.66%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.66%) Python
3 2 (1.89%) PHP
3 2 (1.89%) VB
4 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.94%) C#
4 1 (0.94%) Java
4 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (32.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (23.58%) MCSE
3 15 (14.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (13.21%) MCSA
5 12 (11.32%) CCA
5 12 (11.32%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (9.43%) CCNA
6 10 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.72%) CCNP
7 5 (4.72%) Degree
8 4 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (3.77%) DBS Check
8 4 (3.77%) MCP
9 2 (1.89%) MCITP
9 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (52.83%) Hyper-V
2 45 (42.45%) Active Directory
3 21 (19.81%) XenApp
4 9 (8.49%) VirtualBox
4 9 (8.49%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (8.49%) XenDesktop
5 8 (7.55%) Snort
6 6 (5.66%) pfSense
7 4 (3.77%) XenServer
8 3 (2.83%) Docker
8 3 (2.83%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.83%) vSphere
9 2 (1.89%) vCloud
9 2 (1.89%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (8.49%) NetBackup
1 9 (8.49%) SCCM
2 6 (5.66%) ServiceCenter
3 5 (4.72%) Terraform
4 3 (2.83%) Ansible
4 3 (2.83%) Puppet
4 3 (2.83%) SCOM
4 3 (2.83%) SCOrch
4 3 (2.83%) SCSM
4 3 (2.83%) WSUS
5 2 (1.89%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.89%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 106 (100.00%) VMware
2 65 (61.32%) Microsoft
3 28 (26.42%) Citrix
4 26 (24.53%) Cisco
5 16 (15.09%) Dell
6 14 (13.21%) HP
7 13 (12.26%) Oracle
8 12 (11.32%) Veeam
9 8 (7.55%) Apple
10 6 (5.66%) 3PAR
10 6 (5.66%) Red Hat
11 5 (4.72%) Juniper
11 5 (4.72%) Veritas
12 3 (2.83%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.83%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.89%) EqualLogic
13 2 (1.89%) F5
13 2 (1.89%) McAfee
13 2 (1.89%) Symantec
13 2 (1.89%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, flexi time
Posted: Yesterday
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CPS Group UK
Salary: Additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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