The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 73 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.14% 0.26% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 1.18% 2.38% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £42,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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 Cardiff region.

System Software Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
85 84 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.07% 10.81% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 71 69 104
Median salary £35,000 £34,368 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.83% +4.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,600 £25,029
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Cardiff

VMware ESX
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft