The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 11 17 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 1 3 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 3.23% 8.33% 67.35%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% 20.00% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 55
Average salary £34,000 £38,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.79% +10.00%
VMware ESX
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Caerphilly region.

System Software Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5 15 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 16.13% 41.67% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 59
Average salary £35,750 £37,375 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -0.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £28,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £40,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Caerphilly

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR