The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 103 109 114
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 5 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.32% 0.53% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 2.59% 6.25% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £41,375 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.99% +10.33%
VMware ESXi
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
193 128 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.48% 8.54% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 131 102 120
Average salary £38,564 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.30% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,075 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Cambridge

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
4 6 (46.15%) Citrix
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (46.15%) NetApp
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (46.15%) NCDA
4 6 (46.15%) NCIE
4 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
5 5 (38.46%) vSphere
5 5 (38.46%) User Experience
5 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
5 5 (38.46%) SCCM
5 5 (38.46%) iSCSI
5 5 (38.46%) PKI
5 5 (38.46%) Clustering
5 5 (38.46%) SLA
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco
5 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
5 5 (38.46%) Data Security
5 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
5 5 (38.46%) DHCP
5 5 (38.46%) DNS
5 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
5 5 (38.46%) IIS
5 5 (38.46%) SQL

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) IIS
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) NetWeaver
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
1 5 (38.46%) iSCSI
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SAP BW
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Services Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Service Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Dynpro
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
1 5 (38.46%) PKI
1 5 (38.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
1 5 (38.46%) Data Security
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (46.15%) NCDA
1 6 (46.15%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) NetApp
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat