The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 123 130
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 5 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.26% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 1.96% 2.86% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% -  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 255 210 272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.51% 11.26% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 198 165 216
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £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 Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Cambridgeshire

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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 -10 5 £37,500 -1.31%
VMware ESXi
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) HP
3 8 (80.00%) Veeam
4 7 (70.00%) HP Storage
5 6 (60.00%) Windows 10
6 5 (50.00%) Retail
6 5 (50.00%) Firewall
6 5 (50.00%) Firmware
7 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (30.00%) XenApp
8 3 (30.00%) vSphere
8 3 (30.00%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (30.00%) Citrix
8 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (30.00%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
8 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
9 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
9 2 (20.00%) ITIL
9 2 (20.00%) CA
9 2 (20.00%) SCOM
9 2 (20.00%) Problem Management

VMware ESXi
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 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 5 (50.00%) IT Support
1 5 (50.00%) IT Support Specialist
1 5 (50.00%) Project Support Specialist
1 5 (50.00%) Support Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCA
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Firmware
3 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) vSphere
4 3 (30.00%) XenApp
5 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) HP
2 8 (80.00%) Veeam
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (20.00%) CA
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft