Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 29 25
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware 152 170 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 7.90% 7.27% 7.97%
As % of the Vendors category 17.43% 15.84% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 125 138 207
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -2.78%
10th Percentile £24,450 £24,100 £20,300
90th Percentile £49,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 872 1,073 1,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 45.30% 45.89% 41.17%
Number of salaries quoted 669 863 960
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £55,130 £57,400 £52,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +10 110 £38,000 +8.57% 11
Mid Wales -16 20 - - 1
West Wales +20 17 £45,000 +20.00% 2
North Wales -12 5 £27,750 +12.12% 1
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 114 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 105 (69.08%) Windows
3 100 (65.79%) Microsoft
4 79 (51.97%) Hyper-V
5 74 (48.68%) Windows Server
6 70 (46.05%) Active Directory
7 67 (44.08%) Linux
8 66 (43.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 63 (41.45%) ITIL
10 53 (34.87%) Office 365
11 49 (32.24%) Citrix
12 48 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
13 42 (27.63%) Microsoft Certification
13 42 (27.63%) MS Exchange
14 38 (25.00%) XenApp
15 36 (23.68%) MCSE
15 36 (23.68%) SAN
16 33 (21.71%) Windows 10
17 32 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
18 30 (19.74%) Windows 7
18 30 (19.74%) DNS
19 29 (19.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 28 (18.42%) Windows 8
21 27 (17.76%) Continuous Improvement
21 27 (17.76%) Microsoft Azure
21 27 (17.76%) Exchange Server 2010
21 27 (17.76%) Firewall
22 26 (17.11%) VirtualBox
23 25 (16.45%) SLA
24 23 (15.13%) DHCP

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 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
2 42 (27.63%) MS Exchange
3 27 (17.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (9.87%) WebSphere
5 10 (6.58%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (4.61%) Skype for Business
7 6 (3.95%) JBoss
7 6 (3.95%) SharePoint
8 5 (3.29%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.97%) Apache
10 3 (1.97%) nginx
10 3 (1.97%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.32%) IIS
11 2 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.66%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.97%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 53 (34.87%) Office 365
2 27 (17.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (13.16%) IaaS
4 9 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (3.29%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (3.29%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (3.29%) Amazon S3
5 5 (3.29%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (3.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (3.29%) AWS OpsWorks
5 5 (3.29%) Route 53
5 5 (3.29%) Serverless
6 4 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.32%) SaaS
8 1 (0.66%) G Suite
8 1 (0.66%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 36 (23.68%) SAN
2 30 (19.74%) DNS
3 27 (17.76%) Firewall
4 23 (15.13%) DHCP
5 18 (11.84%) LAN
6 14 (9.21%) WAN
7 11 (7.24%) Skype
7 11 (7.24%) VLAN
8 10 (6.58%) HTTP
8 10 (6.58%) TCP/IP
8 10 (6.58%) VPN
9 9 (5.92%) Network Security
10 6 (3.95%) iSCSI
11 4 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (2.63%) NetScaler
11 4 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (2.63%) VoIP
12 3 (1.97%) OSPF
12 3 (1.97%) PBX
12 3 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (3.29%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (3.29%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (5.92%) Ant
2 5 (3.29%) Eclipse
2 5 (3.29%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.29%) Maven
General
1 19 (12.50%) Advertising
2 14 (9.21%) Finance
3 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.97%) Marketing
3 3 (1.97%) Retail
4 1 (0.66%) Legal
4 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (22.37%) Consultant
2 30 (19.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (17.11%) IT Engineer
4 21 (13.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 16 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (9.21%) Technical Consultant
7 13 (8.55%) IT Support
8 12 (7.89%) Support Engineer
9 10 (6.58%) Administrator
9 10 (6.58%) IT Support Engineer
9 10 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.61%) Analyst
11 7 (4.61%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (4.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.95%) Support Analyst
12 6 (3.95%) Team Leader
12 6 (3.95%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (3.95%) WebSphere Consultant
12 6 (3.95%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.58%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (5.26%) Middleware
3 4 (2.63%) J2EE
3 4 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (0.66%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 19 (12.50%) User Experience
2 16 (10.53%) iSeries
3 8 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.61%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.95%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (3.29%) Private Cloud
6 5 (3.29%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.63%) Clustering
8 3 (1.97%) AS400
8 3 (1.97%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.97%) Handset
8 3 (1.97%) LPAR
8 3 (1.97%) Replication
9 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.32%) PKI
10 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.66%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.66%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 105 (69.08%) Windows
2 74 (48.68%) Windows Server
3 67 (44.08%) Linux
4 66 (43.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (21.71%) Windows 10
6 32 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (19.74%) Windows 7
8 28 (18.42%) Windows 8
9 16 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (9.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (8.55%) OS/400
12 11 (7.24%) CentOS
13 7 (4.61%) Unix
14 4 (2.63%) Debian
15 3 (1.97%) Ubuntu
16 2 (1.32%) Solaris
17 1 (0.66%) CatOS
17 1 (0.66%) Data ONTAP
17 1 (0.66%) VyOS
17 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (41.45%) ITIL
2 27 (17.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 23 (15.13%) DevOps
3 23 (15.13%) Service Management
4 20 (13.16%) ITSM
4 20 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (12.50%) Proactive Management
5 19 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 17 (11.18%) Incident Management
7 13 (8.55%) Load Balancing
8 12 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (7.24%) TOGAF
10 9 (5.92%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.26%) Project Management
12 7 (4.61%) Coaching
12 7 (4.61%) Mentoring
13 6 (3.95%) Migration
13 6 (3.95%) Performance Management
13 6 (3.95%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.13%) SQL
2 21 (13.82%) Python
3 19 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 18 (11.84%) Shell Script
5 13 (8.55%) PowerShell
6 10 (6.58%) Java
7 4 (2.63%) Groovy
7 4 (2.63%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.97%) C
8 3 (1.97%) RPG
9 2 (1.32%) Perl
9 2 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (27.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (23.68%) MCSE
3 29 (19.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (15.13%) Degree
5 16 (10.53%) CCA
5 16 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (5.26%) CCNA
6 8 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (5.26%) VCP5
7 6 (3.95%) CCNP
7 6 (3.95%) MCITP
8 5 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.97%) CCENT
9 3 (1.97%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.32%) MCSA
11 1 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.66%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.66%) MCP
11 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.45%) SLA
2 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 114 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (51.97%) Hyper-V
3 70 (46.05%) Active Directory
4 38 (25.00%) XenApp
5 26 (17.11%) VirtualBox
6 19 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (11.18%) XenDesktop
8 8 (5.26%) vSphere
9 4 (2.63%) Snort
10 2 (1.32%) NFS
10 2 (1.32%) pfSense
11 1 (0.66%) KVM
11 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (7.24%) Puppet
2 9 (5.92%) Ansible
3 8 (5.26%) Nagios
4 7 (4.61%) SCCM
5 5 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.29%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (2.63%) HAProxy
6 4 (2.63%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.32%) Graylog
7 2 (1.32%) logstash
7 2 (1.32%) Salt
7 2 (1.32%) Terraform
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.66%) SCOM
8 1 (0.66%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.66%) SCSM
8 1 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 100 (65.79%) Microsoft
2 49 (32.24%) Citrix
3 17 (11.18%) Cisco
3 17 (11.18%) Red Hat
4 16 (10.53%) IBM
5 13 (8.55%) Oracle
6 12 (7.89%) Splunk
7 11 (7.24%) Dell
8 8 (5.26%) HP
9 7 (4.61%) EMC
10 5 (3.29%) Avaya
10 5 (3.29%) Veeam
10 5 (3.29%) Veritas
11 4 (2.63%) 3PAR
11 4 (2.63%) NetApp
12 3 (1.97%) BT
12 3 (1.97%) Mitel
12 3 (1.97%) Panasonic
12 3 (1.97%) Polycom
12 3 (1.97%) Sonus