Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 64 47
Rank change year-on-year -2 -17 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 52 75 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.06% 4.05% 5.29%
As % of the System Software category 22.03% 26.98% 45.96%
Number of salaries quoted 52 44 98
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,105 £36,116
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.26% +11.04% +0.32%
10th Percentile £27,200 £29,225 £24,100
90th Percentile £52,250 £52,275 £47,725
UK median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +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 236 278 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 13.89% 15.03% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 220 218 208
Wales median annual salary £35,250 £38,625 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.74% +8.04% +5.15%
10th Percentile £26,175 £19,925 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%

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 17 June 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 17 June 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 +20 45 £40,000 -
West Wales -1 4 £26,500 -35.14%
North Wales +4 3 £45,000 -10.00%
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (73.08%) Windows
3 37 (71.15%) Microsoft
4 33 (63.46%) Active Directory
4 33 (63.46%) Windows Server
5 27 (51.92%) ITIL
6 22 (42.31%) Linux
7 20 (38.46%) Firewall
8 18 (34.62%) MS Exchange
9 15 (28.85%) DNS
9 15 (28.85%) Cisco
10 14 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 13 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 13 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 13 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (23.08%) Office 365
12 12 (23.08%) DHCP
12 12 (23.08%) LAN
12 12 (23.08%) Advertising
13 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (21.15%) vSphere
14 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (17.31%) Penetration Testing
15 9 (17.31%) Information Security
15 9 (17.31%) Finance
15 9 (17.31%) SAN
15 9 (17.31%) VPN
15 9 (17.31%) WAN
15 9 (17.31%) Vulnerability 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 18 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (5.77%) IIS
2 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (23.08%) Office 365
3 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.85%) Datadog
5 2 (3.85%) IaaS
5 2 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (38.46%) Firewall
2 15 (28.85%) DNS
3 12 (23.08%) DHCP
3 12 (23.08%) LAN
4 9 (17.31%) SAN
4 9 (17.31%) VPN
4 9 (17.31%) WAN
5 4 (7.69%) IP Telephony
5 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.69%) VoIP
5 4 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (5.77%) Ethernet
6 3 (5.77%) HTTP
6 3 (5.77%) MPLS
6 3 (5.77%) Network Security
6 3 (5.77%) xDSL
7 2 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.85%) Wireless
8 1 (1.92%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.85%) Travis CI
2 2 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (23.08%) Advertising
2 9 (17.31%) Finance
3 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Law
4 1 (1.92%) Military
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Consultant
4 9 (17.31%) IT Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) IT Security Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) Security Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 6 (11.54%) Operational Security Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Operations Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Security Operations Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) IT Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Middleware
1 3 (5.77%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.69%) PKI
4 3 (5.77%) iSeries
4 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.77%) Replication
5 2 (3.85%) Clustering
6 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.92%) LPAR
6 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (73.08%) Windows
2 33 (63.46%) Windows Server
3 22 (42.31%) Linux
4 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (9.62%) Unix
6 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.69%) Windows 10
7 3 (5.77%) CentOS
7 3 (5.77%) OS/400
7 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.85%) DC/OS
8 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.92%) AIX
9 1 (1.92%) Solaris
9 1 (1.92%) SUSE
9 1 (1.92%) VMS
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) ITIL
2 14 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (17.31%) Information Security
3 9 (17.31%) OWASP
3 9 (17.31%) Patch Management
3 9 (17.31%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (17.31%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (15.38%) Analytics
4 8 (15.38%) Behavioural Analytics
4 8 (15.38%) DevOps
4 8 (15.38%) Security Operations
4 8 (15.38%) Tech Ops
5 7 (13.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
6 5 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.69%) Coaching
7 4 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
1 7 (13.46%) Shell Script
2 5 (9.62%) SQL
3 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) IBM Certification
2 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.77%) MCSA
2 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) MCSE
3 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.92%) MCITP
4 1 (1.92%) MCP
4 1 (1.92%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (63.46%) Active Directory
2 13 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 11 (21.15%) vSphere
4 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.77%) Docker
5 3 (5.77%) VMware NSX
6 2 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.85%) VirtualBox
6 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.92%) KVM
7 1 (1.92%) vCloud
7 1 (1.92%) Xen
7 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Ansible
2 3 (5.77%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.77%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) SCCM
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.85%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.85%) Packer
3 2 (3.85%) Terraform
3 2 (3.85%) WSUS
4 1 (1.92%) Salt
4 1 (1.92%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (71.15%) Microsoft
3 15 (28.85%) Cisco
4 8 (15.38%) Rapid7
5 7 (13.46%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.69%) Avaya
6 4 (7.69%) Citrix
6 4 (7.69%) Dell
7 3 (5.77%) Draytek
7 3 (5.77%) HP
7 3 (5.77%) IBM
7 3 (5.77%) Palo Alto
7 3 (5.77%) Sophos
7 3 (5.77%) Veeam
8 2 (3.85%) Google
8 2 (3.85%) New Relic
8 2 (3.85%) Splunk
9 1 (1.92%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.92%) Intel
9 1 (1.92%) Meraki