Period
to 8 July 2020

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 8 July 2020 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
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 25 43 46
Rank change year-on-year +18 +3 -21
Permanent jobs citing VMware 95 81 109
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 7.53% 4.57% 5.68%
As % of the Vendors category 18.92% 13.02% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 94 78 78
Median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,675 £26,750 £27,907
90th Percentile £48,750 £50,750 £52,875
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 502 622 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 39.78% 35.06% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 426 549 554
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,749
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £22,150
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%

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 8 July 2020.

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 8 July 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 +17 68 £41,000 +2.50% 5
West Wales +3 14 £37,500 +13.64% 3
North Wales +7 7 £31,500 -23.64%
Mid Wales - 5 £38,500 - 2
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, 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 71 (74.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (70.53%) Windows
3 53 (55.79%) Windows Server
4 49 (51.58%) Microsoft
5 47 (49.47%) Linux
6 34 (35.79%) Active Directory
7 31 (32.63%) ITIL
8 27 (28.42%) Azure
8 27 (28.42%) Office 365
9 24 (25.26%) PowerShell
9 24 (25.26%) Cisco
9 24 (25.26%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (23.16%) LAN
10 22 (23.16%) WAN
11 20 (21.05%) Advertising
11 20 (21.05%) AWS
12 18 (18.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 17 (17.89%) Project Management
13 17 (17.89%) Firewall
14 16 (16.84%) Citrix
14 16 (16.84%) Hyper-V
15 15 (15.79%) VoIP
15 15 (15.79%) VPN
15 15 (15.79%) MS Exchange
16 14 (14.74%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (14.74%) Selenium
17 13 (13.68%) Network Design
17 13 (13.68%) vSphere
17 13 (13.68%) SharePoint
17 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification

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 15 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.68%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.47%) WebSphere
4 6 (6.32%) IIS
4 6 (6.32%) JBoss
4 6 (6.32%) OpenStack
4 6 (6.32%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.11%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.11%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.05%) Apache
6 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (9.47%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 27 (28.42%) Azure
1 27 (28.42%) Office 365
2 20 (21.05%) AWS
3 7 (7.37%) PaaS
4 4 (4.21%) IaaS
4 4 (4.21%) SaaS
5 3 (3.16%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.11%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.05%) BrowserStack
7 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.05%) GCP
7 1 (1.05%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.16%) LAN
1 22 (23.16%) WAN
2 17 (17.89%) Firewall
3 15 (15.79%) VoIP
3 15 (15.79%) VPN
4 10 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.42%) SAN
6 6 (6.32%) BGP
6 6 (6.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (6.32%) OSPF
7 5 (5.26%) Internet
8 4 (4.21%) DHCP
8 4 (4.21%) Skype
9 3 (3.16%) DNS
10 2 (2.11%) HTTP
10 2 (2.11%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (2.11%) Unified Communications
10 2 (2.11%) VLAN
10 2 (2.11%) Wireless
11 1 (1.05%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.42%) DB2
2 8 (8.42%) Hadoop
2 8 (8.42%) MySQL
2 8 (8.42%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 14 (14.74%) Selenium
2 1 (1.05%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.05%) JMeter
2 1 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.05%) Postman
2 1 (1.05%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.05%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (21.05%) Advertising
2 12 (12.63%) Finance
3 5 (5.26%) Public Sector
4 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.11%) Law
6 1 (1.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (17.89%) Consultant
2 16 (16.84%) Analyst
2 16 (16.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (15.79%) Administrator
4 14 (14.74%) Technical Consultant
5 11 (11.58%) Support Engineer
5 11 (11.58%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (9.47%) Security Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) IT Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) IT Security Analyst
8 7 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (6.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Support
9 6 (6.32%) IT Operations Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) IT Support
9 6 (6.32%) Operations Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) Security Operations Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (6.32%) Senior Network Consultant
10 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.63%) Middleware
2 2 (2.11%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.05%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.47%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.32%) PKI
5 4 (4.21%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.21%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.11%) Clustering
6 2 (2.11%) iSeries
6 2 (2.11%) Replication
6 2 (2.11%) User Experience
7 1 (1.05%) HACMP
7 1 (1.05%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 67 (70.53%) Windows
2 53 (55.79%) Windows Server
3 47 (49.47%) Linux
4 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (11.58%) Windows 10
6 9 (9.47%) VyOS
7 6 (6.32%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.32%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (5.26%) Unix
8 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2019
9 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (1.05%) AIX
10 1 (1.05%) CentOS
10 1 (1.05%) OS/400
10 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.63%) ITIL
2 24 (25.26%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (18.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 17 (17.89%) Project Management
5 14 (14.74%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (13.68%) Network Design
7 11 (11.58%) Coaching
8 8 (8.42%) High Availability
9 7 (7.37%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (7.37%) Problem Management
9 7 (7.37%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (6.32%) Incident Management
10 6 (6.32%) Information Security
10 6 (6.32%) ITSM
10 6 (6.32%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.32%) OWASP
10 6 (6.32%) Security Operations
10 6 (6.32%) Service Management
10 6 (6.32%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.26%) PowerShell
2 10 (10.53%) Shell Script
3 6 (6.32%) SQL
4 4 (4.21%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.21%) Python
5 2 (2.11%) Perl
6 1 (1.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.58%) Degree
3 8 (8.42%) CCNA
3 8 (8.42%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.32%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (5.26%) MCSA
6 2 (2.11%) MCITP
6 2 (2.11%) MCSE
7 1 (1.05%) CEH
7 1 (1.05%) CISSP
7 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.05%) IBM Certification
7 1 (1.05%) MCP
7 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.53%) SLA
2 9 (9.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 71 (74.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (35.79%) Active Directory
3 16 (16.84%) Hyper-V
4 13 (13.68%) vSphere
5 7 (7.37%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (7.37%) XenApp
6 6 (6.32%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.16%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (3.16%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.11%) Docker
9 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.05%) PowerHA
9 1 (1.05%) Squid
9 1 (1.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.05%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (12.63%) SCCM
2 11 (11.58%) Ansible
3 8 (8.42%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.16%) Nessus
5 2 (2.11%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.05%) Grafana
6 1 (1.05%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.05%) Kibana
6 1 (1.05%) Nagios
6 1 (1.05%) SCOM
6 1 (1.05%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (51.58%) Microsoft
2 24 (25.26%) Cisco
3 16 (16.84%) Citrix
4 13 (13.68%) Extreme Networks
5 11 (11.58%) CheckPoint
6 10 (10.53%) F5
7 9 (9.47%) Brocade
7 9 (9.47%) Juniper
7 9 (9.47%) SolarWinds
7 9 (9.47%) Vyatta
8 8 (8.42%) Fortinet
8 8 (8.42%) IBM
9 7 (7.37%) Rapid7
10 6 (6.32%) Avaya
10 6 (6.32%) CA
10 6 (6.32%) Veeam
11 5 (5.26%) Red Hat
12 4 (4.21%) Aerohive Networks
13 2 (2.11%) Dell
13 2 (2.11%) HP