The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 17 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 4.76% 1.69% -
As % of the System Software category 42.86% 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £44,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
System Software Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
7 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 11.11% 27.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 0
Average salary £40,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESX
South Wales

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Bridgend region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Bridgend

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) ARCserve
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Wintel Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) ARCserve
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec