Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 130 160
Rank change year-on-year -44 +30 -21
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 4 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.13% 0.72% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 1.40% 6.13% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 7
Cambridge median annual salary £27,500 £46,900 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.36% +10.35% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £34,000 £27,150
90th Percentile £40,000 £67,500 £43,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £27,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -38.89% +12.50% +6.67%

VMware ESXi is in the System Software category. The following 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.

All System Software Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 285 261 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 9.09% 11.82% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 208 238 227
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £25,650
90th Percentile £80,000 £57,500 £62,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Cambridge over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Samba
3 2 (50.00%) Debian
3 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) NFS
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) nginx
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Video on Demand
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet

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 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) OpenVPN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Support
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Video On Demand Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (50.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Debian
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
1 2 (50.00%) iptables
1 2 (50.00%) NFS
1 2 (50.00%) Samba
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat