Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 143 133
Rank change year-on-year +23 -10 -8
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 21 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.04% 0.61% 1.16%
As % of the System Software category 6.89% 4.43% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 29
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £33,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £26,850 £22,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £44,000 £47,375 £45,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -1.73%

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 305 361 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.06% 13.83% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 277 282 268
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,500 £19,000 £19,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £45,375
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 19 November 2017. 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
South Wales +31 11 £37,500 +13.64% 1
West Wales -5 10 £40,000 +14.29%
VMware ESXi
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (76.19%) IIS
3 16 (76.19%) Problem Management
4 15 (71.43%) Windows
4 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
5 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
6 13 (61.90%) Cisco
7 12 (57.14%) Linux
7 12 (57.14%) ITIL
8 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (47.62%) Citrix
9 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (47.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (42.86%) Incident Management
10 9 (42.86%) DNS
10 9 (42.86%) DHCP
10 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
10 9 (42.86%) Capacity Management
11 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
11 8 (38.10%) Migration
12 7 (33.33%) Business Continuity
12 7 (33.33%) Project Management
12 7 (33.33%) Service Management
12 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
12 7 (33.33%) SAN
12 7 (33.33%) MCSA
12 7 (33.33%) CentOS

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 16 (76.19%) IIS
2 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
3 4 (19.05%) JBoss
4 3 (14.29%) Apache
4 3 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (14.29%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Chatbot
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (33.33%) Mimecast
4 6 (28.57%) Office 365
5 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) DHCP
1 9 (42.86%) DNS
2 7 (33.33%) SAN
3 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) NetScaler
4 4 (19.05%) NAS
4 4 (19.05%) VPN
5 3 (14.29%) HTTP
5 3 (14.29%) Internet
5 3 (14.29%) Network Security
5 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.76%) LAN
7 1 (4.76%) SSH
7 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (14.29%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) WebRTC
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (23.81%) Clustering
2 5 (23.81%) Fat Client
2 5 (23.81%) Thin Client
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (9.52%) Replication
5 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (57.14%) Linux
4 7 (33.33%) CentOS
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (19.05%) Unix
7 3 (14.29%) Debian
7 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Problem Management
2 12 (57.14%) ITIL
3 10 (47.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (42.86%) Capacity Management
4 9 (42.86%) Incident Management
5 8 (38.10%) Migration
6 7 (33.33%) Business Continuity
6 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 7 (33.33%) Project Management
6 7 (33.33%) Service Management
7 5 (23.81%) Application Performance Management
7 5 (23.81%) DevOps
7 5 (23.81%) Email Management
7 5 (23.81%) IT Strategy
7 5 (23.81%) Performance Management
7 5 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (19.05%) High Availability
9 3 (14.29%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (33.33%) MCSA
3 3 (14.29%) MCITP
3 3 (14.29%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
4 7 (33.33%) vSphere
5 5 (23.81%) XenApp
5 5 (23.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
1 5 (23.81%) SCOM
1 5 (23.81%) SCOrch
1 5 (23.81%) SCSM
2 4 (19.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (9.52%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 13 (61.90%) Cisco
4 10 (47.62%) Citrix
5 5 (23.81%) AppDynamics
6 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
7 3 (14.29%) HP
8 2 (9.52%) Avaya
8 2 (9.52%) Clearswift
8 2 (9.52%) F5