The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 103 108 107
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.090% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 0.97% 2.02% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £28,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

System Software Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
103 198 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.24% 13.61% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 88 130 145
Median salary £36,000 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £28,500 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,420 £82,550
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Cambridge region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Cambridge

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (50.00%) WordPress
3 2 (50.00%) ELK Stack
3 2 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Buildbot
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) logstash
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Kibana
3 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (50.00%) Sun
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Python

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Drupal
2 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) WordPress
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) WPA
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Buildbot
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Flex
1 2 (50.00%) ELK Stack
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
1 2 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCA
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) NFS
2 2 (50.00%) Samba
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Kibana
1 2 (50.00%) logstash
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Sun