The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 130 138 138
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.19% 0.17% 0.048%
As % of the System Software category 1.47% 1.42% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £28,500 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,250 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.95% -5.05%
VMware ESX
East of England

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

System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
272 281 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.03% 12.19% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 188 218 150
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,100 £55,000 £55,560
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 Cambridgeshire

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 4 £28,500 +14.00%
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 4 (66.67%) Mac OS
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
5 1 (16.67%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (16.67%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) Brocade
5 1 (16.67%) NetApp
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Replication
5 1 (16.67%) IBM

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) EMC Storage Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Mac OS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp