The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for VMware ESX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESX Server
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 108 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.18% 0.14% -
As % of the System Software category 1.57% 1.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £32,500 £24,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.31% -  
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -8.75% -4.76%  

VMware ESX 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 Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 127 196 158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 11.53% 14.06% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 109 176 129
Median salary £34,750 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.20% -9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,450
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 ESX
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESX 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 in Wales.

Salary trend for VMware ESX in Wales

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales +12 2 £32,500 +31.31%
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESX 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 Wales region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) PaaS
2 9 (90.00%) IaaS
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 7 (70.00%) SaaS
5 6 (60.00%) Office 365
6 5 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
6 5 (50.00%) Release Management
6 5 (50.00%) Unix
6 5 (50.00%) LAN
6 5 (50.00%) Linux
6 5 (50.00%) Oracle
6 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
7 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
8 3 (30.00%) VLAN
8 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (20.00%) SOA
9 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture

VMware ESX
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) IaaS
1 9 (90.00%) PaaS
2 7 (70.00%) SaaS
3 6 (60.00%) Office 365
4 2 (20.00%) G Suite
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) NAS
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Architect
2 2 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 5 (50.00%) Release Management
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Cloudera
4 2 (20.00%) Google
5 1 (10.00%) Splunk