The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 55 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.65% 0.20% -
As % of the System Software category 5.63% 1.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £30,500 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.79% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.06% -
VMware ESXi
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
71 54 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.54% 10.89% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 64 44 29
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,900 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £57,700 £51,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Cardiff

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Symmetrix
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Dell

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WLAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Network Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Symmetrix
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
1 3 (75.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp