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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank - 80 103
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 0 26 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 2.13% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category - 14.86% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 2
Median salary - £43,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -27.08%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
121 175 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.41% 14.37% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 83 120 179
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Essex region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (60.00%) iSeries
3 3 (60.00%) Data ONTAP
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) MS Access
3 3 (60.00%) Flash
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) AS400
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) BMC
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (60.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MS Access
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Application Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) AS400
1 3 (60.00%) iSeries
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) Data ONTAP
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (60.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) BMC
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper