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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank - 15 13
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 0 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly - 4.00% 27.91%
As % of the System Software category - 6.67% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £36,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.58%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -4.49%
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
11 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 42.31% 60.00% 58.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 23
Average salary £32,500 £38,400 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.36% -10.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £41,560
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 5 February 2016, 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%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) ISO22301
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) IIS

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) ISO22301
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) SAP