Period
to 2 June 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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Wales
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 63 63
Rank change year-on-year +27 0 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 84 52 76
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 5.78% 3.06% 4.15%
As % of the System Software category 32.06% 23.21% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 82 54 46
Median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% - +10.75%
10th Percentile £30,350 £26,825 £29,750
90th Percentile £49,000 £52,500 £51,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 262 224 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.02% 13.20% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 219 210 225
Median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,740 £25,450 £19,000
90th Percentile £55,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +16 60 £42,500 +6.25% 5
West Wales +8 12 £37,500 +41.51% 9
North Wales +8 8 £31,500 -30.00%
Mid Wales - 3 £38,500 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 84 (100.00%) VMware
2 61 (72.62%) Windows
3 52 (61.90%) Linux
4 49 (58.33%) Windows Server
5 47 (55.95%) Microsoft
6 37 (44.05%) Active Directory
7 28 (33.33%) ITIL
7 28 (33.33%) WAN
8 26 (30.95%) Advertising
8 26 (30.95%) PowerShell
9 24 (28.57%) Azure
9 24 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (27.38%) Office 365
10 23 (27.38%) LAN
11 21 (25.00%) VPN
12 20 (23.81%) Firewall
13 19 (22.62%) AWS
13 19 (22.62%) SCCM
14 17 (20.24%) Hyper-V
14 17 (20.24%) MS Exchange
15 16 (19.05%) SLA
15 16 (19.05%) Cisco
15 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
16 15 (17.86%) Shell Script
16 15 (17.86%) VoIP
17 14 (16.67%) IBM
17 14 (16.67%) TCP/IP
17 14 (16.67%) Project Management
17 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (16.67%) 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 17 (20.24%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 11 (13.10%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.33%) IIS
5 6 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
5 6 (7.14%) JBoss
5 6 (7.14%) OpenStack
5 6 (7.14%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.38%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.19%) Apache
7 1 (1.19%) Site Server
Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (9.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (28.57%) Azure
2 23 (27.38%) Office 365
3 19 (22.62%) AWS
4 7 (8.33%) PaaS
5 4 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (4.76%) IaaS
5 4 (4.76%) SaaS
6 3 (3.57%) OneDrive
7 2 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.19%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 28 (33.33%) WAN
2 23 (27.38%) LAN
3 21 (25.00%) VPN
4 20 (23.81%) Firewall
5 15 (17.86%) VoIP
6 14 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 8 (9.52%) DHCP
7 8 (9.52%) SAN
8 6 (7.14%) HTTP
8 6 (7.14%) Internet
9 5 (5.95%) BGP
9 5 (5.95%) DNS
9 5 (5.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (5.95%) OSPF
10 4 (4.76%) WLAN
11 2 (2.38%) Skype
11 2 (2.38%) VLAN
11 2 (2.38%) Wireless
12 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) DB2
2 8 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 8 (9.52%) MySQL
2 8 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 26 (30.95%) Advertising
2 11 (13.10%) Finance
3 4 (4.76%) Public Sector
3 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (26.19%) Consultant
2 20 (23.81%) Administrator
3 19 (22.62%) Technical Consultant
4 15 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (13.10%) Analyst
6 10 (11.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 10 (11.90%) Windows Administrator
7 9 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (10.71%) Support Engineer
7 9 (10.71%) Technical Support
7 9 (10.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 8 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (9.52%) Support Consultant
8 8 (9.52%) Technical Support Consultant
9 7 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 6 (7.14%) IT Analyst
10 6 (7.14%) IT Operations Analyst
10 6 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
10 6 (7.14%) Security Analyst
10 6 (7.14%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.14%) iSeries
3 6 (7.14%) PKI
3 6 (7.14%) Replication
4 5 (5.95%) Clustering
4 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) User Experience
6 1 (1.19%) HACMP
6 1 (1.19%) Home Automation
6 1 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 61 (72.62%) Windows
2 52 (61.90%) Linux
3 49 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (15.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (9.52%) VyOS
6 8 (9.52%) Windows 10
7 6 (7.14%) OS/400
7 6 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 6 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (2.38%) Unix
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (1.19%) AIX
9 1 (1.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.33%) ITIL
2 24 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (16.67%) Project Management
4 13 (15.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (15.48%) High Availability
5 12 (14.29%) Network Design
6 10 (11.90%) Coaching
6 10 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 9 (10.71%) Service Delivery
8 8 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (8.33%) Information Security
10 6 (7.14%) Incident Management
10 6 (7.14%) OWASP
10 6 (7.14%) Security Operations
10 6 (7.14%) Tech Ops
10 6 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
11 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure as Code
11 5 (5.95%) Technical Leadership
12 4 (4.76%) Business Development
12 4 (4.76%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.95%) PowerShell
2 15 (17.86%) Shell Script
3 8 (9.52%) SQL
4 6 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 6 (7.14%) Perl
4 6 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (16.67%) Degree
3 9 (10.71%) CCNA
3 9 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (9.52%) MCSA
4 8 (9.52%) MCSE
5 6 (7.14%) IBM Certification
6 4 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.38%) MCITP
8 1 (1.19%) CEH
8 1 (1.19%) CISM
8 1 (1.19%) CISSP
8 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.19%) MCP
8 1 (1.19%) RHCE
8 1 (1.19%) RHCSA
8 1 (1.19%) SANS
8 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.05%) SLA
2 12 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 37 (44.05%) Active Directory
2 17 (20.24%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.38%) vSphere
3 2 (2.38%) XenApp
3 2 (2.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.19%) PowerHA
4 1 (1.19%) Snort
4 1 (1.19%) Squid
4 1 (1.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.19%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (22.62%) SCCM
2 11 (13.10%) Ansible
3 7 (8.33%) SCOM
4 6 (7.14%) Kubernetes
5 4 (4.76%) Nessus
6 2 (2.38%) Nagios
7 1 (1.19%) Terraform
7 1 (1.19%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) VMware
2 47 (55.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.05%) Cisco
4 14 (16.67%) IBM
5 13 (15.48%) Red Hat
6 12 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
6 12 (14.29%) Veeam
7 10 (11.90%) Citrix
8 9 (10.71%) CheckPoint
8 9 (10.71%) F5
9 8 (9.52%) Brocade
9 8 (9.52%) Fortinet
9 8 (9.52%) Juniper
9 8 (9.52%) SolarWinds
9 8 (9.52%) Vyatta
10 6 (7.14%) Rapid7
11 5 (5.95%) Avaya
11 5 (5.95%) CA
12 4 (4.76%) Aerohive Networks
12 4 (4.76%) HP