The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 91 80 73
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 11 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.81% 1.51% 0.95%
As % of the System Software category 5.26% 9.44% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 5
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.65% +3.61%
VMware ESX
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

System Software Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
209 180 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.30% 16.00% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 156 147 112
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Essex region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Essex

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood -16 8 £45,000 +5.88% 2
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX.

1 20 (86.96%) Citrix
2 19 (82.61%) Windows
3 17 (73.91%) VMware
4 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
4 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (60.87%) SAN
6 13 (56.52%) Change Management
7 12 (52.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (47.83%) Finance
8 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (39.13%) ITIL
10 8 (34.78%) Linux
10 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
10 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (30.43%) MCSE
11 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
12 6 (26.09%) iSeries
12 6 (26.09%) XenServer
12 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (26.09%) Flash
12 6 (26.09%) UNIX
12 6 (26.09%) AIX
12 6 (26.09%) SQL
12 6 (26.09%) Oracle
12 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
12 6 (26.09%) BMC
12 6 (26.09%) NetApp
12 6 (26.09%) IBM
12 6 (26.09%) Tivoli

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
1 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) SAN
2 5 (21.74%) DHCP
2 5 (21.74%) DNS
3 4 (17.39%) LDAP
4 3 (13.04%) LAN
4 3 (13.04%) WAN
4 3 (13.04%) iSCSI
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) MS Access
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (21.74%) Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Support Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Capacity Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Storage Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Storage Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Flash
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) AS400
1 6 (26.09%) iSeries
2 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (26.09%) AIX
4 6 (26.09%) UNIX
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (21.74%) Solaris
6 2 (8.70%) CentOS
6 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Change Management
2 12 (52.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (39.13%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Investment Management
4 4 (17.39%) Capacity Management
5 3 (13.04%) Software Deployment
5 3 (13.04%) Network Design
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) VBScript
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (30.43%) MCSE
3 4 (17.39%) MCTS
3 4 (17.39%) MCSM
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
3 6 (26.09%) XenServer
4 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
5 4 (17.39%) MetaFrame
6 2 (8.70%) vSphere
6 2 (8.70%) NFS
7 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Tivoli
1 6 (26.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (13.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Citrix
2 17 (73.91%) VMware
3 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) BMC
4 6 (26.09%) NetApp
4 6 (26.09%) IBM
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco
6 3 (13.04%) HP
7 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.35%) Dell
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