The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
Wales / South Wales
Rank 75 95 98
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.74% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 5.77% 1.56% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Median salary £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +1.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

System Software Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
104 192 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.81% 15.84% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 93 175 117
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in South Wales

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in South Wales

VMware ESX
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +4 6 £29,000 -10.76%
VMware ESX
Wales

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) PaaS
2 8 (88.89%) IaaS
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 6 (66.67%) SaaS
5 5 (55.56%) Office 365
5 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
5 5 (55.56%) Release Management
5 5 (55.56%) Unix
5 5 (55.56%) Linux
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 4 (44.44%) LAN
6 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
6 4 (44.44%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
7 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (33.33%) VLAN
7 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
8 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 2 (22.22%) SOA
8 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) IaaS
1 8 (88.89%) PaaS
2 6 (66.67%) SaaS
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) G Suite
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Architect
2 2 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
1 5 (55.56%) Release Management
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
3 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Cloudera
4 2 (22.22%) Google
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Splunk