Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 130 127
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 +23
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 17 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.95% 0.59% 0.94%
As % of the System Software category 6.25% 5.02% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 24
Wales median annual salary £49,500 £29,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.69% -22.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £47,250 £21,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £51,750 £37,850 £50,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

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 Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 272 239 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.13% 11.69% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 216 212 322
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% -1.07%
10th Percentile £18,875 £21,923 £19,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +4.94% +1.25%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Wales

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Wales

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the Wales region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. 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
Mid Wales - 15 - -
West Wales - 2 £49,500 - 1
VMware ESXi
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 16 (94.12%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (94.12%) Hyper-V
2 16 (94.12%) Service Management
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) ITIL
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (88.24%) SLA
3 15 (88.24%) MCSE
3 15 (88.24%) Service Delivery
3 15 (88.24%) ITSM
3 15 (88.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (88.24%) Degree
3 15 (88.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (88.24%) IaaS
3 15 (88.24%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (88.24%) Proactive Management
3 15 (88.24%) Decision-Making
3 15 (88.24%) User Experience
4 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
4 7 (41.18%) Coaching
4 7 (41.18%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS

VMware ESXi
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 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (88.24%) IaaS
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
4 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (88.24%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
3 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 16 (94.12%) ITIL
2 16 (94.12%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (94.12%) Service Management
3 15 (88.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (88.24%) Decision-Making
3 15 (88.24%) ITSM
3 15 (88.24%) Proactive Management
3 15 (88.24%) Service Delivery
3 15 (88.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (41.18%) Coaching
4 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
4 7 (41.18%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
5 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (5.88%) IT Strategy
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (88.24%) Degree
2 15 (88.24%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (88.24%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (94.12%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
1 1 (5.88%) SCSM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) HP