The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 102 110
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 5 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.36% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 2.69% 3.01% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -  
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.62% -  

VMware ESXi is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 186 133 178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 13.52% 11.39% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 161 109 135
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.66% -10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £27,850 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,272 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi 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 in Cambridge.

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) HP Storage
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) HP
3 6 (75.00%) Veeam
4 5 (62.50%) Retail
4 5 (62.50%) Firmware
4 5 (62.50%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) XenApp
5 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (12.50%) vSphere
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (12.50%) XenServer
6 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (12.50%) SCCM
6 1 (12.50%) SCOM

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
2 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Support
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 5 (62.50%) IT Support
1 5 (62.50%) IT Support Specialist
1 5 (62.50%) Project Support Specialist
1 5 (62.50%) Support Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCA
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Firmware
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Veeam
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
4 1 (12.50%) CA
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft