The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 102 65 74
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 7 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.52% 3.02% 1.54%
As % of the System Software category 4.96% 20.25% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 17
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% -9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £51,150 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
VMware ESX
UK

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

System Software Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
141 163 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.57% 14.94% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 116 145 74
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £47,550 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Wales

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Wales

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
South Wales -37 7 £35,000 -18.60% 1
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX.

1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (75.00%) Cisco
3 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
3 17 (70.83%) Windows
3 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
4 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (50.00%) Citrix
6 12 (50.00%) LAN
6 12 (50.00%) WAN
7 11 (45.83%) SAN
7 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
8 9 (37.50%) SQL
8 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
9 8 (33.33%) MCP
9 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (33.33%) Clustering
10 7 (29.17%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (29.17%) Cisco PIX
10 7 (29.17%) IIS
10 7 (29.17%) Firewall
11 6 (25.00%) NetApp
11 6 (25.00%) ITIL
11 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
2 15 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (29.17%) IIS
6 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (20.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (8.33%) Apache
8 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) LAN
1 12 (50.00%) WAN
2 11 (45.83%) SAN
3 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 7 (29.17%) Firewall
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco PIX
5 6 (25.00%) NAS
6 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (20.83%) VPN
7 3 (12.50%) WLAN
7 3 (12.50%) Wireless
7 3 (12.50%) OSPF
7 3 (12.50%) BGP
8 2 (8.33%) EIGRP
8 2 (8.33%) IGRP
8 2 (8.33%) PPTP
8 2 (8.33%) IPsec
8 2 (8.33%) VLAN
8 2 (8.33%) ADSL
General
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Wintel Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Clustering
2 5 (20.83%) Blackberry
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
1 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (20.83%) Change Control
3 3 (12.50%) Change Management
3 3 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.33%) Network Management
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) MCP
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (16.67%) CCNA
4 4 (16.67%) Degree
5 3 (12.50%) CCNP
6 2 (8.33%) MCSE
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.17%) SAP Certification
7 1 (4.17%) CCIE
7 1 (4.17%) CCIP
7 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 6 (25.00%) XenApp
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (8.33%) Firmware
7 2 (8.33%) XenServer
8 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (75.00%) Cisco
3 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 12 (50.00%) Citrix
5 6 (25.00%) NetApp
6 5 (20.83%) HP
7 4 (16.67%) LANDesk
8 3 (12.50%) Brocade
9 2 (8.33%) Dell
9 2 (8.33%) EMC
9 2 (8.33%) Nokia
9 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
10 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
10 1 (4.17%) SAP
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago