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

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 54 62
Rank change year-on-year +10 +8 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 111 103 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.78% 4.40% 3.85%
As % of the System Software category 37.76% 34.68% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 90 88 102
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £34,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -4.64%
10th Percentile £21,000 £24,250 £21,025
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 294 297 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.30% 12.70% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 248 250 317
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.19% +0.74% +2.26%
10th Percentile £20,925 £21,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £50,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 February 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 February 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 +20 78 £37,750 +11.03% 4
Mid Wales -22 19 - - 1
West Wales +26 12 £40,750 +8.67% 1
North Wales -13 2 £38,750 +58.16% 2
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 111 (100.00%) VMware
2 84 (75.68%) Windows
3 78 (70.27%) Microsoft
4 67 (60.36%) Hyper-V
5 59 (53.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 59 (53.15%) Windows Server
6 55 (49.55%) ITIL
7 51 (45.95%) Active Directory
8 50 (45.05%) Linux
9 46 (41.44%) Office 365
10 40 (36.04%) Exchange Server 2013
10 40 (36.04%) Citrix
11 38 (34.23%) Microsoft Certification
12 35 (31.53%) MS Exchange
13 32 (28.83%) MCSE
14 31 (27.93%) XenApp
15 30 (27.03%) Windows 10
16 29 (26.13%) Windows Server 2008
17 28 (25.23%) Windows 7
18 26 (23.42%) Windows 8
18 26 (23.42%) Continuous Improvement
19 25 (22.52%) VirtualBox
19 25 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2010
20 24 (21.62%) SAN
21 23 (20.72%) Firewall
21 23 (20.72%) SLA
22 22 (19.82%) Service Management
23 21 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 21 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
23 21 (18.92%) Degree

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 40 (36.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 35 (31.53%) MS Exchange
3 25 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (9.91%) WebSphere
5 6 (5.41%) IBM HTTP Server
5 6 (5.41%) Skype for Business
6 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.70%) Apache
7 3 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.70%) nginx
8 2 (1.80%) JBoss
8 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 46 (41.44%) Office 365
2 21 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (13.51%) IaaS
4 3 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.80%) SaaS
6 1 (0.90%) G Suite
6 1 (0.90%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (21.62%) SAN
2 23 (20.72%) Firewall
3 18 (16.22%) DNS
4 16 (14.41%) DHCP
5 12 (10.81%) LAN
6 8 (7.21%) WAN
7 6 (5.41%) HTTP
7 6 (5.41%) Network Security
7 6 (5.41%) Skype
8 5 (4.50%) VLAN
8 5 (4.50%) VPN
9 3 (2.70%) DMZ
9 3 (2.70%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.70%) PBX
9 3 (2.70%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (2.70%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.70%) VoIP
9 3 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.80%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.31%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.70%) MongoDB
General
1 18 (16.22%) Advertising
2 7 (6.31%) Finance
3 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (22.52%) IT Engineer
2 24 (21.62%) Consultant
3 21 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (14.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 15 (13.51%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (9.01%) Administrator
6 10 (9.01%) IT Support
6 10 (9.01%) IT Support Engineer
6 10 (9.01%) Support Engineer
6 10 (9.01%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (6.31%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (6.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.50%) Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.50%) Technical Support
10 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (3.60%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (3.60%) Middleware
3 1 (0.90%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Enterprise Software
1 19 (17.12%) User Experience
2 12 (10.81%) iSeries
3 8 (7.21%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.31%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.60%) Clustering
6 3 (2.70%) AS400
6 3 (2.70%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.70%) Handset
6 3 (2.70%) LPAR
7 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.80%) PKI
7 2 (1.80%) Replication
8 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 84 (75.68%) Windows
2 59 (53.15%) Windows Server
2 59 (53.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (45.05%) Linux
4 30 (27.03%) Windows 10
5 29 (26.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (25.23%) Windows 7
7 26 (23.42%) Windows 8
8 9 (8.11%) OS/400
9 7 (6.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (5.41%) CentOS
10 6 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.70%) Debian
11 3 (2.70%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.70%) Unix
12 2 (1.80%) Solaris
13 1 (0.90%) CatOS
13 1 (0.90%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.90%) VyOS
13 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (49.55%) ITIL
2 26 (23.42%) Continuous Improvement
3 22 (19.82%) Service Management
4 20 (18.02%) ITSM
4 20 (18.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (17.12%) Proactive Management
5 19 (17.12%) Service Delivery
6 16 (14.41%) Incident Management
7 11 (9.91%) TOGAF
8 10 (9.01%) DevOps
9 8 (7.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (6.31%) Coaching
10 7 (6.31%) Load Balancing
10 7 (6.31%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.41%) Performance Management
11 6 (5.41%) Problem Management
11 6 (5.41%) Project Management
12 4 (3.60%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (3.60%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.41%) SQL
2 13 (11.71%) Python
2 13 (11.71%) Shell Script
3 11 (9.91%) Bash Shell
3 11 (9.91%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.50%) Java
5 3 (2.70%) C
5 3 (2.70%) RPG
6 2 (1.80%) Perl
6 2 (1.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (34.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (28.83%) MCSE
3 21 (18.92%) Degree
3 21 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (13.51%) CCA
4 15 (13.51%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (3.60%) CCNA
5 4 (3.60%) CCNP
5 4 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.60%) MCITP
5 4 (3.60%) VCP5
6 3 (2.70%) CCENT
6 3 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.80%) MCSA
8 1 (0.90%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.90%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.90%) MCP
8 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.72%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (60.36%) Hyper-V
2 51 (45.95%) Active Directory
3 31 (27.93%) XenApp
4 25 (22.52%) VirtualBox
5 19 (17.12%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (14.41%) XenDesktop
7 6 (5.41%) vSphere
8 4 (3.60%) Snort
9 2 (1.80%) pfSense
10 1 (0.90%) KVM
10 1 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) Nagios
2 6 (5.41%) Puppet
3 5 (4.50%) Ansible
3 5 (4.50%) SCCM
4 4 (3.60%) HAProxy
4 4 (3.60%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.80%) Graylog
5 2 (1.80%) logstash
5 2 (1.80%) Salt
5 2 (1.80%) Terraform
6 1 (0.90%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.90%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.90%) SCOM
6 1 (0.90%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.90%) SCSM
Vendors
1 111 (100.00%) VMware
2 78 (70.27%) Microsoft
3 40 (36.04%) Citrix
4 12 (10.81%) Cisco
4 12 (10.81%) IBM
5 8 (7.21%) HP
5 8 (7.21%) Oracle
5 8 (7.21%) Splunk
6 7 (6.31%) Dell
6 7 (6.31%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.50%) Avaya
7 5 (4.50%) Veeam
8 4 (3.60%) 3PAR
8 4 (3.60%) EMC
8 4 (3.60%) Veritas
9 3 (2.70%) BT
9 3 (2.70%) NetApp
9 3 (2.70%) Panasonic
9 3 (2.70%) Sonus
9 3 (2.70%) Vyatta