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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 112 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.33% 0.24% -
As % of the System Software category 2.45% 1.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £28,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -4.49%
VMware ESX
Cambridgeshire

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
204 209 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.39% 12.71% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 127 152 93
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -17.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £24,475 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Mac OS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (20.00%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (20.00%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) EMC Storage Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Mac OS
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp