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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
Wales / South Wales
Rank 82 91 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 4 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.47% 0.80% -
As % of the System Software category 3.54% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 0
Median salary £22,500 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.76% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.10%  

VMware ESXi is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 113 190 128
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 13.31% 15.29% 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 98 173 108
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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
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 3 months to 22 March 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
Cardiff +11 4 £22,500 -32.83%
VMware ESXi
Wales

VMware ESXi
Top 29 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (50.00%) vCloud
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server

VMware ESXi
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 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) vCloud
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas