Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 21 28
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware 211 241 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 10.15% 9.13% 7.60%
As % of the Vendors category 21.42% 20.56% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 192 173 196
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.11% +10.61%
10th Percentile £23,325 £25,550 £20,000
90th Percentile £49,875 £48,500 £44,688
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 985 1172 1134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 47.38% 44.41% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 832 942 970
Wales median annual salary £39,351 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.93% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £51,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +4 150 £32,500 -7.14%
West Wales +19 41 £45,000 +20.00% 1
North Wales 0 11 £27,500 -20.29% 1
Mid Wales -16 9 - -
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for VMware.

1 165 (78.20%) Windows
2 163 (77.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 123 (58.29%) Active Directory
4 122 (57.82%) Microsoft
5 108 (51.18%) Windows Server
6 91 (43.13%) Hyper-V
7 90 (42.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 88 (41.71%) ITIL
9 82 (38.86%) Linux
10 76 (36.02%) Office 365
11 71 (33.65%) Firewall
12 67 (31.75%) Cisco
13 65 (30.81%) Windows Server 2008
14 63 (29.86%) Citrix
15 59 (27.96%) Exchange Server 2013
16 56 (26.54%) MS Exchange
17 54 (25.59%) SAN
18 52 (24.64%) DNS
19 50 (23.70%) Microsoft Certification
20 49 (23.22%) Windows 7
21 46 (21.80%) Windows 8
22 45 (21.33%) Windows 10
23 42 (19.91%) XenApp
23 42 (19.91%) DHCP
24 37 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
25 34 (16.11%) Exchange Server 2010
26 33 (15.64%) VirtualBox
26 33 (15.64%) MCSE
27 30 (14.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
28 29 (13.74%) VPN

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 59 (27.96%) Exchange Server 2013
2 56 (26.54%) MS Exchange
3 34 (16.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (9.48%) IIS
5 13 (6.16%) WebSphere
6 12 (5.69%) Skype for Business
7 10 (4.74%) IBM HTTP Server
8 7 (3.32%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (2.37%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.90%) Apache
10 4 (1.90%) JBoss
11 3 (1.42%) CMS
11 3 (1.42%) nginx
12 2 (0.95%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (4.74%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.47%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 76 (36.02%) Office 365
2 37 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (13.74%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (6.64%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (3.32%) Mimecast
5 7 (3.32%) SaaS
6 6 (2.84%) G Suite
7 5 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (2.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (2.37%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (2.37%) Amazon S3
7 5 (2.37%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (2.37%) AWS OpsWorks
7 5 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.37%) IaaS
7 5 (2.37%) Route 53
7 5 (2.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 71 (33.65%) Firewall
2 54 (25.59%) SAN
3 52 (24.64%) DNS
4 42 (19.91%) DHCP
5 29 (13.74%) VPN
6 28 (13.27%) LAN
7 24 (11.37%) WAN
8 20 (9.48%) Network Security
9 17 (8.06%) VLAN
10 15 (7.11%) VoIP
11 13 (6.16%) HTTP
12 12 (5.69%) Skype
13 10 (4.74%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (4.74%) iSCSI
13 10 (4.74%) NAS
14 9 (4.27%) TCP/IP
15 8 (3.79%) NetScaler
15 8 (3.79%) Wi-Fi
16 6 (2.84%) Cisco Nexus
16 6 (2.84%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (2.37%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (2.37%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (2.37%) MongoDB
2 5 (2.37%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (6.64%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.37%) Ant
2 5 (2.37%) Eclipse
2 5 (2.37%) Maven
General
1 18 (8.53%) Finance
2 16 (7.58%) Advertising
3 6 (2.84%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.84%) Retail
4 4 (1.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.47%) Banking
5 1 (0.47%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (0.47%) Electronics
5 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.47%) Law
5 1 (0.47%) Legal
5 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.47%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 62 (29.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 36 (17.06%) IT Engineer
3 31 (14.69%) Support Engineer
4 28 (13.27%) Consultant
5 22 (10.43%) IT Support
6 19 (9.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 19 (9.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (8.06%) IT Support Engineer
8 16 (7.58%) Cloud Engineer
9 14 (6.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (6.16%) Network Engineer
11 11 (5.21%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (4.74%) Analyst
12 10 (4.74%) Infrastructure Manager
12 10 (4.74%) Team Leader
13 9 (4.27%) Technical Consultant
13 9 (4.27%) Wintel Engineer
13 9 (4.27%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
14 8 (3.79%) IT Technician
15 7 (3.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.74%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (3.79%) Middleware
3 4 (1.90%) REST
4 2 (0.95%) EDI
4 2 (0.95%) Web Services
4 2 (0.95%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.48%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.58%) Management Information System
3 14 (6.64%) iSeries
4 10 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.79%) Driving Licence
5 8 (3.79%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (3.79%) Replication
6 6 (2.84%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.37%) Clustering
7 5 (2.37%) Fat Client
7 5 (2.37%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.37%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.90%) EMC Centera
8 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.90%) User Experience
9 3 (1.42%) AS400
9 3 (1.42%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.42%) Handset
9 3 (1.42%) LPAR
10 2 (0.95%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 165 (78.20%) Windows
2 108 (51.18%) Windows Server
3 90 (42.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 82 (38.86%) Linux
5 65 (30.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (23.22%) Windows 7
7 46 (21.80%) Windows 8
8 45 (21.33%) Windows 10
9 20 (9.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (6.16%) OS/400
10 13 (6.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (6.16%) Unix
11 12 (5.69%) CentOS
12 6 (2.84%) Windows XP
13 5 (2.37%) Debian
14 4 (1.90%) Solaris
15 3 (1.42%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.47%) CatOS
16 1 (0.47%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.47%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (41.71%) ITIL
2 23 (10.90%) DevOps
3 22 (10.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (10.43%) Problem Management
4 20 (9.48%) Migration
4 20 (9.48%) Service Management
5 17 (8.06%) Project Management
6 14 (6.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (6.64%) Service Delivery
7 13 (6.16%) Server Virtualisation
8 12 (5.69%) Load Balancing
9 11 (5.21%) Performance Management
10 10 (4.74%) Capacity Management
10 10 (4.74%) Incident Management
10 10 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (3.79%) Business Continuity
11 8 (3.79%) Change Management
11 8 (3.79%) Network Virtualisation
12 7 (3.32%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 7 (3.32%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.80%) SQL
2 19 (9.00%) PowerShell
3 16 (7.58%) Shell Script
4 13 (6.16%) Python
5 12 (5.69%) Bash Shell
6 8 (3.79%) Java
7 4 (1.90%) C
8 3 (1.42%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.42%) RPG
9 1 (0.47%) Perl
9 1 (0.47%) PHP
9 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (23.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (15.64%) MCSE
3 30 (14.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (8.53%) CCA
4 18 (8.53%) Citrix Certification
5 16 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (7.11%) CCNA
7 14 (6.64%) MCSA
8 13 (6.16%) CCNP
9 11 (5.21%) DBS Check
9 11 (5.21%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (5.21%) MCP
10 9 (4.27%) MCITP
11 8 (3.79%) A+ Certification
11 8 (3.79%) Degree
11 8 (3.79%) VCP5
12 3 (1.42%) CCENT
12 3 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.42%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.11%) SLA
2 7 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 163 (77.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 123 (58.29%) Active Directory
3 91 (43.13%) Hyper-V
4 42 (19.91%) XenApp
5 33 (15.64%) VirtualBox
6 23 (10.90%) XenDesktop
7 21 (9.95%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (7.58%) vSphere
9 7 (3.32%) Snort
10 6 (2.84%) NFS
11 4 (1.90%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.95%) pfSense
12 2 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.47%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (9.48%) SCCM
2 16 (7.58%) Puppet
3 11 (5.21%) Ansible
4 10 (4.74%) Terraform
5 8 (3.79%) NetBackup
6 6 (2.84%) Nagios
6 6 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (2.37%) SCOM
7 5 (2.37%) SCOrch
7 5 (2.37%) SCSM
8 4 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (1.42%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.95%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.95%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.95%) WSUS
11 1 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
11 1 (0.47%) Graylog
11 1 (0.47%) logstash
11 1 (0.47%) Salt
11 1 (0.47%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 122 (57.82%) Microsoft
2 67 (31.75%) Cisco
3 63 (29.86%) Citrix
4 18 (8.53%) IBM
4 18 (8.53%) Red Hat
5 14 (6.64%) Avaya
5 14 (6.64%) HP
6 11 (5.21%) Dell
6 11 (5.21%) Splunk
7 10 (4.74%) Oracle
8 8 (3.79%) EMC
9 6 (2.84%) F5
9 6 (2.84%) Google
10 5 (2.37%) 3PAR
10 5 (2.37%) AppDynamics
10 5 (2.37%) Mitel
10 5 (2.37%) Veeam
11 4 (1.90%) Brocade
11 4 (1.90%) Hitachi
11 4 (1.90%) Veritas