The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 87 99 85
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.36% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 3.39% 1.37% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £30,500 £39,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.79% +56.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
VMware ESXi
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
118 146 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.61% 12.29% 13.81%
Number of salaries quoted 110 130 110
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in South Wales

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +5 4 £30,500 -21.79%
VMware ESXi
Wales

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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