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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 83 97 94
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 9 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.79% 0.24% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 6.00% 2.29% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 3
Median salary £33,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.57% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £43,750 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £43,750 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +1.79%
VMware ESX
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 South Wales region.

System Software Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
150 131 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.15% 10.68% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 130 112 132
Median salary £37,000 £35,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% +7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bridgend - 4 £33,000 -
Cardiff +3 1 £42,000 -
Newport - 1 £37,500 -
Caerphilly - 1 £40,000 -
VMware ESX
Wales

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Unix
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) HP
4 6 (54.55%) BMC
4 6 (54.55%) BMC PATROL
4 6 (54.55%) Remedy
4 6 (54.55%) Telnet
4 6 (54.55%) Solaris
4 6 (54.55%) SSH
4 6 (54.55%) BladeLogic
4 6 (54.55%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (54.55%) PuTTY
4 6 (54.55%) Server Virtualisation
5 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) vSphere
5 5 (45.45%) Process Management
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) MS Office
5 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 5 (45.45%) IBM
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) Advertising
7 3 (27.27%) SAN
7 3 (27.27%) Active Directory

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 (18.18%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) PuTTY
1 6 (54.55%) SSH
1 6 (54.55%) Telnet
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 3 (27.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Team Leader
1 3 (27.27%) Unix Team Leader
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) Unix
2 6 (54.55%) Solaris
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) AIX
6 1 (9.09%) CentOS
6 1 (9.09%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Server Virtualisation
2 5 (45.45%) Incident Management
2 5 (45.45%) Process Management
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) People Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) vSphere
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) BladeLogic
1 6 (54.55%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) BMC
3 6 (54.55%) HP
3 6 (54.55%) Remedy
4 5 (45.45%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat