The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for VMware ESX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESX Server
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 129 135
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.17% 0.048% 0.047%
As % of the System Software category 0.91% 0.44% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.35% -12.30%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88%  

VMware ESX 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 330 226 295
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.28% 10.74% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 251 179 233
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

VMware ESX
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESX 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 in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for VMware ESX in Cambridgeshire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +2 3 £37,500 +31.57%
Peterborough - 1 £42,500 -
VMware ESX
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESX 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (40.00%) XenServer
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) Veeam
4 2 (40.00%) HP Storage
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Firmware
4 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) AppSense
5 1 (20.00%) CCA
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange

VMware ESX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Project Support Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCA
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Firmware
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) AppSense