Period
to 27 July 2021

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 27 July 2021 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
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 43 23 48
Rank change year-on-year -20 +25 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 82 95 85
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 5.82% 8.29% 4.75%
As % of the Vendors category 14.72% 21.06% 13.36%
Number of salaries quoted 71 83 78
10th Percentile £28,250 £30,250 £26,750
25th Percentile £31,875 £34,125 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £38,000 £39,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.80% -1.25%
75th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £44,125
90th Percentile £60,700 £49,000 £49,650
UK median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £43,299
% change year-on-year -3.16% +9.70% -3.78%

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 557 451 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 39.53% 39.35% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 383 383 560
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,500 £26,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £33,625 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +1.91%
75th Percentile £48,900 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £61,225 £58,750 £58,875
UK median annual salary £54,200 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.24% +5.00% +2.00%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Wales

VMware
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware in Wales.

Salary trend for VMware in Wales

VMware
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in Wales over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

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 27 July 2021. 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 -13 54 £40,000 +1.27% 13
West Wales -19 14 £45,000 +20.00% 2
North Wales +1 9 £32,500 +3.17% 2
Mid Wales -11 3 £36,250 -5.84% 1
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, 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 58 (70.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (59.76%) Active Directory
3 46 (56.10%) Windows
4 43 (52.44%) Linux
5 41 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 39 (47.56%) Microsoft
6 39 (47.56%) Azure
7 37 (45.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 29 (35.37%) Microsoft 365
9 24 (29.27%) Advertising
10 23 (28.05%) Firewall
10 23 (28.05%) vSphere
11 22 (26.83%) DevOps
11 22 (26.83%) Finance
11 22 (26.83%) Red Hat
11 22 (26.83%) LAN
11 22 (26.83%) WAN
12 21 (25.61%) PowerShell
13 20 (24.39%) CentOS
13 20 (24.39%) Cisco
14 19 (23.17%) Disaster Recovery
15 18 (21.95%) VPN
16 16 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (19.51%) Jenkins
17 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (18.29%) ITIL
18 14 (17.07%) Hyper-V
19 13 (15.85%) Brocade
19 13 (15.85%) F5
20 12 (14.63%) VoIP

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 7 (8.54%) Apache
1 7 (8.54%) Apache Spark
1 7 (8.54%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.10%) IIS
2 5 (6.10%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.66%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.44%) Moodle
5 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 39 (47.56%) Azure
2 29 (35.37%) Microsoft 365
3 9 (10.98%) Azure Active Directory
3 9 (10.98%) OpenShift
4 6 (7.32%) AWS
5 2 (2.44%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (1.22%) BrowserStack
6 1 (1.22%) GitHub
6 1 (1.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.05%) Firewall
2 22 (26.83%) LAN
2 22 (26.83%) WAN
3 18 (21.95%) VPN
4 12 (14.63%) VoIP
5 10 (12.20%) SAN
6 9 (10.98%) DHCP
6 9 (10.98%) DNS
7 7 (8.54%) NetScaler
8 6 (7.32%) BGP
8 6 (7.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (7.32%) OSPF
9 5 (6.10%) Network Security
9 5 (6.10%) Wireless
10 4 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.88%) MPLS
10 4 (4.88%) Skype
10 4 (4.88%) VLAN
11 3 (3.66%) iSCSI
11 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (19.51%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.98%) Artifactory
2 9 (10.98%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.98%) Selenium
3 8 (9.76%) GitLab
3 8 (9.76%) Rational Quality Manager
4 6 (7.32%) Rational Team Concert
5 3 (3.66%) JMeter
6 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.44%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.44%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.44%) NeoLoad
7 1 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.22%) Postman
7 1 (1.22%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.22%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (29.27%) Advertising
2 22 (26.83%) Finance
3 8 (9.76%) Avionics
4 6 (7.32%) Social Skills
5 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.88%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.66%) Public Sector
6 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.44%) Games
7 2 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (41.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (20.73%) Consultant
2 17 (20.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (19.51%) Technical Consultant
4 9 (10.98%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Principal Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Principal Software Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (6.10%) IBM Technical Consultant
6 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (6.10%) IT Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Project Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.54%) JMS
2 5 (6.10%) Middleware
3 2 (2.44%) ADO
3 2 (2.44%) REST
4 1 (1.22%) .NET
4 1 (1.22%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.22%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.32%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (6.10%) IBM Storwize
3 5 (6.10%) iSeries
3 5 (6.10%) LPAR
4 3 (3.66%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.44%) AS400
5 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.22%) FMCG
6 1 (1.22%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (56.10%) Windows
2 43 (52.44%) Linux
3 41 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 20 (24.39%) CentOS
5 6 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.32%) VyOS
6 5 (6.10%) OS/400
7 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2019
8 3 (3.66%) VMS
8 3 (3.66%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.44%) AIX
9 2 (2.44%) HPUX
9 2 (2.44%) Solaris
9 2 (2.44%) Unix
10 1 (1.22%) SUSE
10 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 22 (26.83%) DevOps
3 19 (23.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (18.29%) ITIL
6 12 (14.63%) Scrum
7 11 (13.41%) High Availability
7 11 (13.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 10 (12.20%) Service Management
8 10 (12.20%) Software Testing
9 9 (10.98%) Capacity Management
9 9 (10.98%) Decision-Making
9 9 (10.98%) Project Delivery
10 8 (9.76%) Conflict Resolution
10 8 (9.76%) Patch Management
10 8 (9.76%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 8 (9.76%) Software Delivery
10 8 (9.76%) Software Engineering
10 8 (9.76%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.61%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.76%) SQL
3 5 (6.10%) RPG
4 4 (4.88%) Python
5 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.44%) Groovy
7 1 (1.22%) Java
7 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.20%) Degree
3 8 (9.76%) CCNA
3 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.54%) MCSE
4 7 (8.54%) RHCE
5 5 (6.10%) MCSA
6 3 (3.66%) MCITP
6 3 (3.66%) MCP
6 3 (3.66%) MCTS
7 2 (2.44%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.22%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (1.22%) CCIE
8 1 (1.22%) CCNP
8 1 (1.22%) CCSA
8 1 (1.22%) CCSE
8 1 (1.22%) LFCE
8 1 (1.22%) NCDA
8 1 (1.22%) NCIE
8 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 58 (70.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (59.76%) Active Directory
3 23 (28.05%) vSphere
4 14 (17.07%) Hyper-V
5 9 (10.98%) Docker
5 9 (10.98%) XenApp
6 8 (9.76%) XenDesktop
7 5 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (13.41%) Ansible
1 11 (13.41%) SCCM
2 9 (10.98%) Kubernetes
3 7 (8.54%) Puppet
4 6 (7.32%) Nagios
5 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (3.66%) SCOM
5 3 (3.66%) WSUS
6 1 (1.22%) Cacti
6 1 (1.22%) Terraform
6 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 39 (47.56%) Microsoft
2 22 (26.83%) Red Hat
3 20 (24.39%) Cisco
4 13 (15.85%) Brocade
4 13 (15.85%) F5
5 9 (10.98%) Avaya
5 9 (10.98%) Citrix
5 9 (10.98%) Dell
5 9 (10.98%) Juniper
6 8 (9.76%) Veeam
7 7 (8.54%) CheckPoint
8 6 (7.32%) Extreme Networks
8 6 (7.32%) SolarWinds
8 6 (7.32%) Vyatta
9 5 (6.10%) IBM
10 4 (4.88%) SonicWALL
11 3 (3.66%) Acme Packet
11 3 (3.66%) GENBAND
11 3 (3.66%) HP
11 3 (3.66%) Sonus