Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 20 23
Rank change year-on-year -13 +3 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 139 202 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.76% 9.88% 9.07%
As % of the Vendors category 17.55% 20.89% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 127 182 172
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £26,000 £23,325 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £50,000 £48,625
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Wales.

All Vendors
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 792 967 1,184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.50% 47.29% 44.38%
Number of salaries quoted 644 820 953
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,725 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Wales

VMware
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in Wales.

Salary trend for VMware in Wales

VMware
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Wales over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware in Wales

VMware
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 within the Wales region over the 6 months to 17 November 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 -11 114 £37,500 +15.38% 15
West Wales -3 13 £32,500 -27.78%
North Wales -1 6 £38,750 +40.91% 4
Mid Wales -4 4 - -
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing VMware 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.

1 110 (79.14%) Windows
2 88 (63.31%) Windows Server
3 82 (58.99%) Active Directory
3 82 (58.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 74 (53.24%) Microsoft
5 50 (35.97%) Linux
6 48 (34.53%) Office 365
7 44 (31.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (30.94%) Hyper-V
9 40 (28.78%) MS Exchange
9 40 (28.78%) ITIL
10 39 (28.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 39 (28.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 38 (27.34%) Microsoft Azure
12 35 (25.18%) Firewall
13 34 (24.46%) PowerShell
14 33 (23.74%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (22.30%) SAN
16 30 (21.58%) DNS
16 30 (21.58%) Amazon AWS
17 29 (20.86%) DHCP
18 27 (19.42%) LAN
19 26 (18.71%) SLA
20 24 (17.27%) Citrix
21 23 (16.55%) Disaster Recovery
21 23 (16.55%) Windows 7
22 22 (15.83%) WAN
23 21 (15.11%) CentOS
24 20 (14.39%) Cisco
24 20 (14.39%) DevOps

VMware
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 (28.78%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (9.35%) IIS
4 11 (7.91%) SharePoint
5 9 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (3.60%) SAS
8 4 (2.88%) nginx
8 4 (2.88%) Skype for Business
9 3 (2.16%) Apache Solr
9 3 (2.16%) JBoss
9 3 (2.16%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.44%) Apache
10 2 (1.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (10.07%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.72%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 48 (34.53%) Office 365
2 38 (27.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (21.58%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (6.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (5.76%) Stackdriver
6 5 (3.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.16%) Mimecast
8 2 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.72%) Datadog
9 1 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.72%) IaaS
9 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (25.18%) Firewall
2 31 (22.30%) SAN
3 30 (21.58%) DNS
4 29 (20.86%) DHCP
5 27 (19.42%) LAN
6 22 (15.83%) WAN
7 15 (10.79%) TCP/IP
8 12 (8.63%) VoIP
9 11 (7.91%) Wireshark
10 10 (7.19%) VPN
11 9 (6.47%) WLAN
12 7 (5.04%) HTTP
12 7 (5.04%) Network Security
13 6 (4.32%) NAS
13 6 (4.32%) NetScaler
14 5 (3.60%) Wireless
15 4 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
15 4 (2.88%) IPsec
15 4 (2.88%) Skype
16 3 (2.16%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.76%) MySQL
3 5 (3.60%) MariaDB
3 5 (3.60%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) Aerospike
5 1 (0.72%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (5.76%) CF BOSH
2 3 (2.16%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.44%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.72%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.72%) JIRA
4 1 (0.72%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.72%) RSpec
4 1 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.72%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (13.67%) Finance
2 8 (5.76%) Advertising
3 6 (4.32%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (25.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (17.27%) Cloud Engineer
3 22 (15.83%) Support Engineer
4 18 (12.95%) Consultant
4 18 (12.95%) Technical Consultant
5 15 (10.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 14 (10.07%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (10.07%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (9.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (7.19%) Analyst
9 9 (6.47%) Technical Support
9 9 (6.47%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (5.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (5.04%) 3rd Line Technical Support
11 7 (5.04%) IT Support
11 7 (5.04%) Systems Support
11 7 (5.04%) Systems Support Engineer
12 6 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support
12 6 (4.32%) Support Analyst
12 6 (4.32%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.91%) Web Services
2 8 (5.76%) REST
3 4 (2.88%) Java EE
4 3 (2.16%) COM
5 2 (1.44%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (1.44%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.72%) .NET
6 1 (0.72%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.72%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.72%) JSON
6 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.95%) Data Centre
2 17 (12.23%) Replication
3 9 (6.47%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.76%) Cloud Native
4 8 (5.76%) Clustering
5 7 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.04%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (5.04%) User Experience
6 5 (3.60%) Fat Client
6 5 (3.60%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.16%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (2.16%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.16%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.44%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.72%) Fintech
10 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.72%) PKI
10 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 110 (79.14%) Windows
2 88 (63.31%) Windows Server
3 50 (35.97%) Linux
4 44 (31.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (28.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (16.55%) Windows 7
7 21 (15.11%) CentOS
8 17 (12.23%) Ubuntu
8 17 (12.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (11.51%) Windows 10
10 13 (9.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (5.04%) Unix
12 5 (3.60%) Debian
12 5 (3.60%) Windows 8
13 3 (2.16%) Android
14 2 (1.44%) AIX
14 2 (1.44%) DC/OS
14 2 (1.44%) SUSE
15 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.78%) ITIL
2 39 (28.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 33 (23.74%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (16.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (14.39%) DevOps
6 15 (10.79%) High Availability
7 14 (10.07%) Capacity Management
8 13 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (9.35%) Mentoring
8 13 (9.35%) Project Management
9 12 (8.63%) Change Management
10 10 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (7.19%) Problem Management
10 10 (7.19%) Service Delivery
11 8 (5.76%) Coaching
11 8 (5.76%) Service Management
11 8 (5.76%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 7 (5.04%) Business Continuity
12 7 (5.04%) Customer Engagement
12 7 (5.04%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (24.46%) PowerShell
2 16 (11.51%) SQL
3 14 (10.07%) Python
4 12 (8.63%) Bash Shell
5 8 (5.76%) Groovy
6 6 (4.32%) Java
7 3 (2.16%) C
8 2 (1.44%) Perl
8 2 (1.44%) PHP
8 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.72%) C#
9 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (12.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (7.91%) Degree
3 9 (6.47%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (6.47%) MCITP
4 5 (3.60%) MCSE
5 3 (2.16%) MCSA
5 3 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.72%) CCNA
6 1 (0.72%) CCNP
6 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.72%) MCP
6 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (18.71%) SLA
2 3 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 82 (58.99%) Active Directory
1 82 (58.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (30.94%) Hyper-V
3 13 (9.35%) Docker
4 11 (7.91%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (6.47%) vSphere
6 7 (5.04%) Terminal Services
7 6 (4.32%) XenApp
8 3 (2.16%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.44%) KVM
9 2 (1.44%) LXC
9 2 (1.44%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.44%) Xen
10 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.72%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (13.67%) SCCM
2 17 (12.23%) Ansible
3 11 (7.91%) Puppet
4 10 (7.19%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.32%) SCOM
6 5 (3.60%) Nagios
6 5 (3.60%) Terraform
7 4 (2.88%) Kubernetes
7 4 (2.88%) SCOrch
8 3 (2.16%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (2.16%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (2.16%) SCSM
8 3 (2.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.44%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.44%) Salt
10 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.72%) Packer
10 1 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 74 (53.24%) Microsoft
2 24 (17.27%) Citrix
3 20 (14.39%) Cisco
4 19 (13.67%) Veeam
5 17 (12.23%) Red Hat
6 9 (6.47%) Google
6 9 (6.47%) Splunk
7 7 (5.04%) Dell
7 7 (5.04%) HP
8 5 (3.60%) Apple
8 5 (3.60%) Avaya
8 5 (3.60%) NetApp
9 4 (2.88%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (2.88%) EqualLogic
9 4 (2.88%) Freshdesk
9 4 (2.88%) Nexenta
10 3 (2.16%) Actifio
10 3 (2.16%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (2.16%) Rackspace
10 3 (2.16%) SonicWALL