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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 114 113 118
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 2.55% 1.21% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £35,000 £34,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -13.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.18%
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
157 165 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.59% 10.26% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 133 128 101
Average salary £38,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,742 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 20 August 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (50.00%) NCDA
2 4 (50.00%) NCIE
2 4 (50.00%) NetApp
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) H.323
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam
4 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Dell KACE
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Dell

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
1 3 (37.50%) H.323
1 3 (37.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) VoIP Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (50.00%) NCDA
1 4 (50.00%) NCIE
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) NetApp
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam
4 1 (12.50%) Dell KACE
4 1 (12.50%) Dell