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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 71 82
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.14% 1.75% 1.32%
As % of the System Software category 1.28% 12.99% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 14
Median salary £27,500 £33,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -10.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £19,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £50,250 £42,688
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 78 154 131
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 10.80% 13.51% 10.79%
Number of salaries quoted 137 264 190
Median salary £29,000 £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.62% +2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  

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
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 28 June 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 +7 1 £27,500 +5.76% 1
VMware ESXi
Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
5 3 (42.86%) Unix
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) SLA
6 2 (28.57%) EMC
6 2 (28.57%) LAN
6 2 (28.57%) NetApp
6 2 (28.57%) Veritas
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (28.57%) Symantec
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (28.57%) vCloud
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (28.57%) Office 365

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 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (57.14%) IIS
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) vCloud
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) EqualLogic
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Google
5 1 (14.29%) HP
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