Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 132 125
Rank change year-on-year +12 -7 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 19 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.99% 0.56% 1.09%
As % of the System Software category 6.46% 4.38% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 27
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £30,750 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.58% -16.89% +10.45%
10th Percentile £35,500 £21,400 £21,000
90th Percentile £41,900 £40,000 £45,000
UK median annual salary £45,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.47% -5.56% +5.88%

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 294 297 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.30% 12.70% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 248 250 317
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.19% +0.74% +2.26%
10th Percentile £20,925 £21,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £50,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 22 February 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 - - 1
South Wales +10 3 £38,000 +31.03%
West Wales +16 1 £40,000 +14.29%
VMware ESXi
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (94.74%) Continuous Improvement
2 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 18 (94.74%) SLA
3 16 (84.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (84.21%) ITIL
3 16 (84.21%) Windows
3 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 16 (84.21%) Service Management
3 16 (84.21%) Hyper-V
3 16 (84.21%) Incident Management
3 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
4 15 (78.95%) Proactive Management
4 15 (78.95%) Degree
4 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (78.95%) IaaS
4 15 (78.95%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (78.95%) User Experience
4 15 (78.95%) Service Delivery
4 15 (78.95%) ITSM
4 15 (78.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (78.95%) MCSE
5 7 (36.84%) TOGAF
5 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
5 7 (36.84%) Coaching
6 4 (21.05%) Clustering
6 4 (21.05%) Citrix
7 3 (15.79%) Firewall

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 3 (15.79%) Apache
1 3 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (15.79%) nginx
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (78.95%) IaaS
3 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.26%) Mimecast
4 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (78.95%) User Experience
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
3 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) CentOS
4 3 (15.79%) Debian
4 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (84.21%) Incident Management
2 16 (84.21%) ITIL
2 16 (84.21%) Service Management
3 15 (78.95%) ITSM
3 15 (78.95%) Proactive Management
3 15 (78.95%) Service Delivery
3 15 (78.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (36.84%) Coaching
4 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
4 7 (36.84%) TOGAF
5 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) SIEM
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (78.95%) Degree
2 15 (78.95%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (94.74%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (84.21%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOrch
1 1 (5.26%) SCSM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) HP