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 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 ESXi
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
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
92 64 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.39% 9.65% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 80 53 56
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 5 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) Clustering
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (30.00%) WSUS
7 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (30.00%) SCCM
7 3 (30.00%) SAN
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (30.00%) DHCP
7 3 (30.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) vSphere
8 2 (20.00%) SaaS
8 2 (20.00%) EqualLogic
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
8 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
8 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) AIX
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Unix
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
1 3 (30.00%) WSUS
2 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Dell
2 2 (20.00%) EMC
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) NetApp
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec
2 2 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle