Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 126 120
Rank change year-on-year +27 -6 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 11 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.77% 0.69% 1.27%
As % of the System Software category 4.26% 5.45% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 28
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £33,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -10.20% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £40,500 £47,950 £45,000
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £34,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year +13.24% -7.48% +5.00%

VMware ESXi is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 258 275 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 17.98% 12.57% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 241 252 244
South Wales median annual salary £34,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,750 £19,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £45,875
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi 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 in South Wales.

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in South Wales

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in South Wales over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in South Wales

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +42 10 £37,750 +3.42%
Caerphilly 0 1 £32,000 -20.00%
VMware ESXi
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) IIS
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Problem Management
3 7 (63.64%) vSphere
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (54.55%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) SAN
5 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (36.36%) NAS
6 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (36.36%) High Availability
6 4 (36.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (36.36%) VPN
6 4 (36.36%) Unix
6 4 (36.36%) JBoss
7 3 (27.27%) MCSE
7 3 (27.27%) Apache
7 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
7 3 (27.27%) Client/Server

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring 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 7 (63.64%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) JBoss
3 3 (27.27%) Apache
3 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (27.27%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Chatbot
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (27.27%) SaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) NAS
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) HTTP
3 3 (27.27%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) SSH
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Support Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) WebRTC
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 3 (27.27%) CentOS
4 3 (27.27%) Debian
4 3 (27.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
1 7 (63.64%) Problem Management
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) SIEM
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCITP
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
1 7 (63.64%) vSphere
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) HP