Period
to 25 November 2020

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 25 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 46 57
Rank change year-on-year +17 +11 -28
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 59 91 82
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 7.79% 4.70% 4.03%
As % of the System Software category 31.55% 28.53% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 56 81 75
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £35,625 £32,500 £27,350
90th Percentile £54,250 £50,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -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 187 319 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 24.70% 16.46% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 163 275 286
Median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +1.30% +2.67%
10th Percentile £27,595 £25,200 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Wales.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Wales

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Wales over the 6 months to 25 November 2020.

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 25 November 2020. 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 +13 40 £42,500 - 7
West Wales +23 11 £45,000 +76.47%
Mid Wales +1 5 £38,500 -
North Wales +7 3 £58,750 +56.67% 1
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 2020, 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 59 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (62.71%) Windows
3 31 (52.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 28 (47.46%) Microsoft
4 28 (47.46%) Windows Server
4 28 (47.46%) Azure
5 27 (45.76%) ITIL
6 25 (42.37%) Linux
7 23 (38.98%) Active Directory
8 21 (35.59%) Cisco
8 21 (35.59%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (33.90%) Hyper-V
10 17 (28.81%) Data Centre
11 16 (27.12%) Ansible
11 16 (27.12%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (27.12%) WAN
11 16 (27.12%) LAN
11 16 (27.12%) Finance
12 15 (25.42%) CentOS
12 15 (25.42%) Kubernetes
13 14 (23.73%) Patch Management
13 14 (23.73%) Docker
13 14 (23.73%) Performance Monitoring
13 14 (23.73%) PowerShell
13 14 (23.73%) Red Hat
14 13 (22.03%) Service Management
14 13 (22.03%) Mentoring
14 13 (22.03%) vSphere
15 12 (20.34%) XenApp
15 12 (20.34%) SLA

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 11 (18.64%) Skype for Business
2 8 (13.56%) Apache
2 8 (13.56%) Apache Spark
2 8 (13.56%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (13.56%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.17%) Site Server
4 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 28 (47.46%) Azure
2 9 (15.25%) Office 365
3 8 (13.56%) OpenShift
4 6 (10.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (5.08%) PaaS
6 2 (3.39%) AWS
6 2 (3.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.12%) LAN
1 16 (27.12%) WAN
2 12 (20.34%) VPN
3 11 (18.64%) Skype
3 11 (18.64%) Unified Communications
4 8 (13.56%) NetScaler
5 6 (10.17%) DNS
5 6 (10.17%) VSAN
6 5 (8.47%) SAN
7 4 (6.78%) Firewall
7 4 (6.78%) VLAN
8 3 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (5.08%) Cisco Firepower
8 3 (5.08%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (5.08%) DHCP
8 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.08%) Wireless
9 2 (3.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (3.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.39%) DB2
3 2 (3.39%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.39%) Selenium
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 10 (16.95%) Advertising
2 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (8.47%) Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Audio Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Voice Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) IT Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Network Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Office 365 Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) JMS
2 2 (3.39%) JSON
2 2 (3.39%) LAMP
2 2 (3.39%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.86%) Clustering
3 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.78%) PKI
5 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.39%) User Experience
7 1 (1.69%) BYOD
7 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.69%) iPhone
7 1 (1.69%) Replication
7 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 37 (62.71%) Windows
2 28 (47.46%) Windows Server
3 25 (42.37%) Linux
4 15 (25.42%) CentOS
5 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (10.17%) Windows 10
5 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (3.39%) VyOS
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.69%) Unix
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 27 (45.76%) ITIL
3 21 (35.59%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (23.73%) Patch Management
4 14 (23.73%) Performance Monitoring
5 13 (22.03%) Mentoring
5 13 (22.03%) Service Management
6 11 (18.64%) Business Continuity
6 11 (18.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (18.64%) Project Delivery
7 10 (16.95%) Creative Thinking
7 10 (16.95%) Customer Requirements
7 10 (16.95%) Proactive Monitoring
8 8 (13.56%) Antivirus Management
8 8 (13.56%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 8 (13.56%) Capacity Management
8 8 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (13.56%) DevOps
8 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 6 (10.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) RHCE
2 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.08%) CCIE
3 3 (5.08%) CCNP
3 3 (5.08%) MCSA
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.39%) CCNA
4 2 (3.39%) Degree
4 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.69%) MCITP
5 1 (1.69%) MCP
5 1 (1.69%) MCSE
5 1 (1.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (38.98%) Active Directory
2 20 (33.90%) Hyper-V
3 16 (27.12%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (23.73%) Docker
5 13 (22.03%) vSphere
6 12 (20.34%) XenApp
7 10 (16.95%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (16.95%) XenDesktop
8 7 (11.86%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (5.08%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (3.39%) KVM
11 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 16 (27.12%) Ansible
2 15 (25.42%) Kubernetes
3 10 (16.95%) SCVMM
4 8 (13.56%) Puppet
5 7 (11.86%) SCCM
6 6 (10.17%) Terraform
6 6 (10.17%) vCenter Server
7 4 (6.78%) AirWatch
7 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (3.39%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (47.46%) Microsoft
3 21 (35.59%) Cisco
4 14 (23.73%) Red Hat
5 10 (16.95%) F5
6 7 (11.86%) Citrix
7 5 (8.47%) Dialogic
8 4 (6.78%) Fortinet
8 4 (6.78%) Juniper
8 4 (6.78%) MobileIron
9 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.08%) Veeam
10 2 (3.39%) Avaya
10 2 (3.39%) Brocade
10 2 (3.39%) CA
10 2 (3.39%) Extreme Networks
10 2 (3.39%) FalconStor
10 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
10 2 (3.39%) Vyatta
11 1 (1.69%) Polycom