Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 49 44
Rank change year-on-year -11 -5 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 73 101 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.06% 4.92% 5.15%
As % of the System Software category 26.84% 42.80% 37.43%
Number of salaries quoted 44 91 124
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% +1.39% -4.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £51,750 £48,750 £50,000
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 272 236 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.14% 11.50% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 216 209 319
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% -1.07%
10th Percentile £18,875 £22,372 £19,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +4.94% +1.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -25 27 £37,500 - 16
Mid Wales -10 25 - -
West Wales +24 20 £40,210 -10.65% 1
North Wales -7 1 £50,000 +102.02%
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 49 (67.12%) Windows
3 45 (61.64%) Microsoft
4 43 (58.90%) Windows Server
5 39 (53.42%) Linux
6 37 (50.68%) Hyper-V
7 35 (47.95%) ITIL
8 30 (41.10%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (39.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (39.73%) Service Delivery
9 29 (39.73%) Continuous Improvement
10 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (35.62%) Degree
10 26 (35.62%) Service Management
10 26 (35.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (35.62%) SLA
11 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
11 25 (34.25%) ITSM
11 25 (34.25%) Enterprise Software
11 25 (34.25%) User Experience
11 25 (34.25%) Proactive Management
11 25 (34.25%) Decision-Making
12 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Azure
13 21 (28.77%) Firewall
14 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
15 18 (24.66%) MCSE
15 18 (24.66%) DNS
15 18 (24.66%) Office 365
16 17 (23.29%) VMware ESXi
16 17 (23.29%) Incident 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 16 (21.92%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.74%) IIS
5 2 (2.74%) JBoss
5 2 (2.74%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.37%) Apache
6 1 (1.37%) Confluence
6 1 (1.37%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (32.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (24.66%) Office 365
3 15 (20.55%) IaaS
4 6 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.74%) Mimecast
5 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.77%) Firewall
2 18 (24.66%) DNS
3 10 (13.70%) LAN
3 10 (13.70%) SAN
4 9 (12.33%) DHCP
5 5 (6.85%) VLAN
5 5 (6.85%) VPN
6 4 (5.48%) VoIP
7 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.11%) WAN
7 3 (4.11%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (4.11%) Wireless
7 3 (4.11%) WLAN
8 2 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.74%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.74%) Network Security
8 2 (2.74%) SMS
9 1 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.37%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.37%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) MySQL
2 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.37%) JIRA
2 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (9.59%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Advertising
3 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (20.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (12.33%) Administrator
2 9 (12.33%) Linux Administrator
2 9 (12.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (12.33%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (10.96%) Consultant
4 7 (9.59%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) IT Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Senior Platform Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) COM
1 1 (1.37%) LAMP
1 1 (1.37%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 25 (34.25%) Enterprise Software
1 25 (34.25%) User Experience
2 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.85%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.48%) Replication
5 3 (4.11%) Clustering
5 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.11%) PKI
6 2 (2.74%) iSeries
7 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (67.12%) Windows
2 43 (58.90%) Windows Server
3 39 (53.42%) Linux
4 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (10.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (9.59%) Windows 7
6 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.85%) CentOS
7 5 (6.85%) Windows 10
8 4 (5.48%) Android
8 4 (5.48%) Mac OS X
9 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.74%) Unix
11 1 (1.37%) CatOS
11 1 (1.37%) Solaris
11 1 (1.37%) SUSE
11 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.95%) ITIL
2 30 (41.10%) Problem-Solving
3 29 (39.73%) Continuous Improvement
3 29 (39.73%) Service Delivery
4 26 (35.62%) Service Management
4 26 (35.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (34.25%) Decision-Making
5 25 (34.25%) ITSM
5 25 (34.25%) Proactive Management
6 17 (23.29%) Incident Management
6 17 (23.29%) TOGAF
7 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (16.44%) Problem Management
9 10 (13.70%) Data Protection
10 9 (12.33%) High Availability
10 9 (12.33%) Load Balancing
10 9 (12.33%) Runbook
11 8 (10.96%) Coaching
11 8 (10.96%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.29%) PowerShell
2 10 (13.70%) Python
3 8 (10.96%) Bash Shell
4 6 (8.22%) SQL
5 2 (2.74%) Java
5 2 (2.74%) Perl
5 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (39.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (35.62%) Degree
3 18 (24.66%) MCSE
4 10 (13.70%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (13.70%) MCITP
5 3 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.74%) CCA
6 2 (2.74%) CCNA
6 2 (2.74%) CCNP
6 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.74%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.74%) MCSA
6 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (35.62%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (50.68%) Hyper-V
2 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
3 17 (23.29%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (9.59%) vSphere
5 6 (8.22%) XenApp
6 4 (5.48%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (5.48%) VMware Server
6 4 (5.48%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.11%) Snort
7 3 (4.11%) VirtualBox
8 2 (2.74%) Docker
8 2 (2.74%) KVM
8 2 (2.74%) pfSense
9 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) NetBackup
2 7 (9.59%) Ansible
2 7 (9.59%) Puppet
3 6 (8.22%) SCCM
3 6 (8.22%) SCOM
4 4 (5.48%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (4.11%) HAProxy
5 3 (4.11%) Salt
6 2 (2.74%) Terraform
7 1 (1.37%) Graylog
7 1 (1.37%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.37%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.37%) logstash
7 1 (1.37%) Nagios
7 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.37%) Pingdom
7 1 (1.37%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.37%) SCSM
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (61.64%) Microsoft
3 16 (21.92%) Oracle
4 15 (20.55%) Cisco
4 15 (20.55%) HP
5 11 (15.07%) Veeam
6 10 (13.70%) 3PAR
7 9 (12.33%) Veritas
8 8 (10.96%) Citrix
8 8 (10.96%) Red Hat
9 6 (8.22%) Dell
10 4 (5.48%) Apple
10 4 (5.48%) EMC
10 4 (5.48%) McAfee
10 4 (5.48%) ServiceNow
11 3 (4.11%) Palo Alto
12 2 (2.74%) F5
12 2 (2.74%) Juniper
12 2 (2.74%) Sophos
12 2 (2.74%) Vyatta