The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 87 46 88
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +42
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 7 42 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.58% 3.81% 1.02%
As % of the System Software category 2.88% 25.00% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 29 5
Average salary £38,750 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
System Software Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
243 168 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.07% 15.26% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 215 143 160
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware ESX
East of England

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 23 July 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
Saffron Walden - 3 £37,500 -
Basildon +7 2 - -
Brentwood -10 1 - -
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (61.54%) Citrix
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
6 5 (38.46%) SAN
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) MCSE
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (23.08%) Time Management
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 3 (23.08%) DNS
8 3 (23.08%) .NET
8 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
8 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
9 2 (15.38%) Android
9 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (15.38%) Marketing
9 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
9 2 (15.38%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
9 2 (15.38%) Change Management
9 2 (15.38%) Blackberry

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (15.38%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Administrator
1 5 (38.46%) Team Leader
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Storage Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Windows Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) Planning Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
1 2 (15.38%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
5 2 (15.38%) Android
5 2 (15.38%) CentOS
5 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (15.38%) AIX
5 2 (15.38%) HPUX
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) UNIX
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
1 3 (23.08%) Time Management
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) XenApp
4 2 (15.38%) XenServer
4 2 (15.38%) vSphere
4 2 (15.38%) NFS
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) BMC
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards