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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
UK / Wales
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 76 92
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 6 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.60% 1.51% 1.19%
As % of the System Software category 5.50% 10.42% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 15
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -10.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £19,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,250 £42,125
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 Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 109 192 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 10.94% 14.49% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 214 283 213
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £49,950
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 3 months to 29 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
West Wales - 5 £40,000 - 1
South Wales 0 1 £27,500 -16.66% 1
VMware ESXi
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wales region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (66.67%) IIS
5 8 (66.67%) DNS
5 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
7 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
8 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
8 5 (41.67%) Linux
8 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (41.67%) Office 365
9 4 (33.33%) Service Management
9 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
9 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
9 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (33.33%) Project Management
9 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
9 4 (33.33%) Migration
9 4 (33.33%) Citrix
9 4 (33.33%) Oracle
9 4 (33.33%) DHCP
9 4 (33.33%) NetBackup

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 8 (66.67%) IIS
2 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) Mimecast
4 2 (16.67%) IaaS
4 2 (16.67%) PaaS
4 2 (16.67%) SaaS
5 1 (8.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) CentOS
7 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Application Performance Management
4 2 (16.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Email Filtering
4 2 (16.67%) Email Management
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCSA
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) vCloud
4 2 (16.67%) XenApp
4 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) SCOM
2 3 (25.00%) SCOrch
2 3 (25.00%) SCSM
3 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (8.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) AppDynamics
5 2 (16.67%) EMC
5 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) NetApp
5 2 (16.67%) Symantec
5 2 (16.67%) Veritas
6 1 (8.33%) Google
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago