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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 105 114 107
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.082% 0.068% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 0.52% 0.61% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -38.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.50% +6.66%  

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 194 165 225
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 15.91% 11.15% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 155 113 162
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

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

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) HP Storage
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM

VMware ESXi
Top Related 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) HP Storage
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam