The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 65 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.44% 2.37% 1.39%
As % of the System Software category 2.68% 23.21% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 5
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
System Software Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
112 56 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.52% 10.20% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 105 44 40
Average salary £33,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,950 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware ESX
South Wales

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) NetApp
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) Network Design
5 4 (40.00%) UNIX
5 4 (40.00%) Advertising
6 3 (30.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (20.00%) VCP5
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (20.00%) Capita
7 2 (20.00%) Brocade
7 2 (20.00%) CCIE
7 2 (20.00%) CCNP
7 2 (20.00%) CCIP
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (20.00%) EMC
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) PowerHouse
7 2 (20.00%) MPLS
7 2 (20.00%) OSPF
7 2 (20.00%) BGP
7 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (20.00%) CLARiiON

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) MPLS
2 2 (20.00%) OSPF
2 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
General
1 4 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (20.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerHouse
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) VCP5
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (20.00%) CCIE
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) CCIP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) NetApp
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Capita
5 2 (20.00%) Brocade
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Juniper
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago