Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 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
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 24 31
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMware 136 164 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 7.08% 8.51% 7.22%
As % of the Vendors category 19.15% 18.62% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 130 143 127
Wales median annual salary £38,625 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.64% +4.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,450 £24,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -2.35%

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 710 881 1,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 36.98% 45.72% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 613 696 880
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £25,100 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 24 January 2019.

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 24 January 2019. 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 -7 110 £40,000 +8.84% 21
West Wales -1 15 £35,000 -26.32% 2
North Wales +4 7 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Mid Wales +16 2 - -
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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.

1 109 (80.15%) Windows
2 80 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 80 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 78 (57.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 74 (54.41%) Microsoft
5 56 (41.18%) Linux
6 48 (35.29%) MS Exchange
7 44 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (31.62%) ITIL
9 42 (30.88%) Office 365
10 37 (27.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 35 (25.74%) PowerShell
12 34 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 33 (24.26%) DHCP
13 33 (24.26%) DNS
14 32 (23.53%) Firewall
14 32 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 30 (22.06%) Hyper-V
16 28 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
17 27 (19.85%) Data Centre
18 26 (19.12%) Problem-Solving
19 22 (16.18%) Finance
19 22 (16.18%) Citrix
19 22 (16.18%) SAN
20 21 (15.44%) LAN
20 21 (15.44%) DevOps
20 21 (15.44%) Mentoring
21 19 (13.97%) SLA
21 19 (13.97%) Cisco
21 19 (13.97%) SCCM

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 48 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 13 (9.56%) IIS
2 13 (9.56%) SharePoint
3 12 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.94%) nginx
6 4 (2.94%) SAS
6 4 (2.94%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.21%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.21%) JBoss
7 3 (2.21%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.47%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Q-Pulse
2 1 (0.74%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.74%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 42 (30.88%) Office 365
2 34 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (6.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (5.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 6 (4.41%) Stackdriver
7 5 (3.68%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.21%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (2.21%) Datadog
9 1 (0.74%) G Suite
9 1 (0.74%) IaaS
9 1 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (24.26%) DHCP
1 33 (24.26%) DNS
2 32 (23.53%) Firewall
3 22 (16.18%) SAN
4 21 (15.44%) LAN
5 18 (13.24%) WAN
6 15 (11.03%) TCP/IP
7 12 (8.82%) VPN
8 10 (7.35%) VoIP
9 8 (5.88%) Network Security
10 7 (5.15%) HTTP
10 7 (5.15%) NAS
10 7 (5.15%) Wireshark
11 6 (4.41%) NetScaler
11 6 (4.41%) Skype
11 6 (4.41%) Wireless
12 5 (3.68%) MPLS
13 4 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (2.94%) IPsec
13 4 (2.94%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.15%) MySQL
3 5 (3.68%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.94%) MariaDB
5 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.74%) Aerospike
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.74%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (4.41%) CF BOSH
2 4 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (2.21%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.21%) Travis CI
3 3 (2.21%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.47%) JIRA
5 1 (0.74%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.74%) GitLab
5 1 (0.74%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.74%) RSpec
5 1 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (16.18%) Finance
2 13 (9.56%) Advertising
3 6 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.21%) Retail
5 1 (0.74%) Back Office
5 1 (0.74%) Law
5 1 (0.74%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (19.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (17.65%) Consultant
2 24 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
3 21 (15.44%) Cloud Engineer
4 20 (14.71%) Support Engineer
5 18 (13.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 15 (11.03%) 3rd Line Support
6 15 (11.03%) DevOps Engineer
7 14 (10.29%) Analyst
8 12 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (8.09%) Technical Support
10 10 (7.35%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 10 (7.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 10 (7.35%) Infrastructure Support
10 10 (7.35%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
11 9 (6.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
12 8 (5.88%) Support Analyst
12 8 (5.88%) Support Consultant
12 8 (5.88%) Technical Support Consultant
13 7 (5.15%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.62%) Web Services
2 6 (4.41%) REST
3 4 (2.94%) Java EE
4 3 (2.21%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.47%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (1.47%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.74%) .NET
6 1 (0.74%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.74%) JSON
6 1 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.85%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.35%) Replication
2 10 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.41%) Cloud Native
4 5 (3.68%) Clustering
4 5 (3.68%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.68%) User Experience
5 3 (2.21%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.21%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.74%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.74%) Fintech
7 1 (0.74%) LIMS
7 1 (0.74%) LPAR
7 1 (0.74%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 109 (80.15%) Windows
2 80 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 56 (41.18%) Linux
4 44 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (27.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (13.97%) Windows 10
7 18 (13.24%) CentOS
8 17 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 16 (11.76%) Ubuntu
10 13 (9.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (5.15%) Unix
13 5 (3.68%) Debian
14 4 (2.94%) Windows 8
15 3 (2.21%) AIX
15 3 (2.21%) Android
15 3 (2.21%) DC/OS
16 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.74%) Solaris
16 1 (0.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (31.62%) ITIL
2 32 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 26 (19.12%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (15.44%) DevOps
4 21 (15.44%) Mentoring
5 17 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (9.56%) Change Management
7 10 (7.35%) Capacity Management
7 10 (7.35%) Coaching
8 9 (6.62%) High Availability
8 9 (6.62%) Project Management
9 8 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 8 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (5.15%) Business Continuity
10 7 (5.15%) Service Delivery
11 6 (4.41%) Deployment Automation
11 6 (4.41%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 6 (4.41%) Technical Leadership
12 5 (3.68%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.74%) PowerShell
2 16 (11.76%) SQL
3 15 (11.03%) Python
4 11 (8.09%) Bash Shell
5 6 (4.41%) Groovy
5 6 (4.41%) Java
6 3 (2.21%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.47%) Perl
7 2 (1.47%) PHP
8 1 (0.74%) C
8 1 (0.74%) C#
8 1 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (6.62%) Degree
2 8 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.15%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (4.41%) MCITP
5 4 (2.94%) MCSE
6 2 (1.47%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.47%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.74%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.97%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) GDPR
System Software
1 80 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 78 (57.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (22.06%) Hyper-V
4 11 (8.09%) Docker
5 10 (7.35%) vSphere
6 8 (5.88%) XenApp
7 6 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (2.21%) VirtualBox
10 2 (1.47%) LXC
11 1 (0.74%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.74%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (13.97%) SCCM
2 13 (9.56%) Ansible
3 10 (7.35%) Puppet
4 9 (6.62%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.41%) Terraform
6 5 (3.68%) Nagios
7 4 (2.94%) Kubernetes
7 4 (2.94%) SCOM
8 3 (2.21%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (2.21%) Packer
9 2 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (1.47%) WSUS
10 1 (0.74%) Grafana
10 1 (0.74%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.74%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 74 (54.41%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.18%) Citrix
3 19 (13.97%) Cisco
4 14 (10.29%) Red Hat
5 10 (7.35%) Google
6 9 (6.62%) Splunk
7 8 (5.88%) NetApp
7 8 (5.88%) Veeam
8 6 (4.41%) Dell
9 5 (3.68%) Apple
9 5 (3.68%) Avaya
10 4 (2.94%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.94%) Dell Compellent
10 4 (2.94%) EqualLogic
10 4 (2.94%) Freshdesk
10 4 (2.94%) HP
10 4 (2.94%) Nexenta
11 3 (2.21%) New Relic
11 3 (2.21%) Nimble Storage
11 3 (2.21%) Rackspace