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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 95 74 106
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +32
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 2 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.20% 2.00% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 1.61% 12.81% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 5
Average salary - £43,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
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
124 203 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.38% 15.58% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 85 145 211
Average salary £26,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 30 April 2016. 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 -7 1 - -
Basildon - 1 - -
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

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