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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 72 58 73
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 13 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.17% 3.00% 1.33%
As % of the System Software category 8.67% 17.28% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 9
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.92% +6.87%
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
150 191 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.50% 17.38% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 117 159 140
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 September 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 -7 8 - -
Saffron Walden - 3 £37,500 -
Basildon 0 1 - -
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (82.35%) Citrix
4 13 (76.47%) Windows
5 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
6 10 (58.82%) ITIL
6 10 (58.82%) Change Management
7 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
9 7 (41.18%) MCSE
9 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
10 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
10 6 (35.29%) DHCP
10 6 (35.29%) DNS
10 6 (35.29%) SAN
10 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (35.29%) Finance
10 6 (35.29%) XenServer
10 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
12 4 (23.53%) VBScript
12 4 (23.53%) LDAP
12 4 (23.53%) MetaFrame
12 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (23.53%) Banking
12 4 (23.53%) MCTS
12 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (23.53%) Investment Management
12 4 (23.53%) MCSM

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
1 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) DHCP
1 6 (35.29%) DNS
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) LDAP
3 2 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (29.41%) Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Team Leader
3 4 (23.53%) Support Specialist
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Storage Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support
6 1 (5.88%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.76%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) CentOS
5 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
5 2 (11.76%) Android
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
1 10 (58.82%) Change Management
2 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (23.53%) Investment Management
3 2 (11.76%) Time Management
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.76%) People Management
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
2 4 (23.53%) VBScript
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (41.18%) MCSE
3 4 (23.53%) MCTS
3 4 (23.53%) MCSM
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) XenServer
4 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
5 4 (23.53%) MetaFrame
6 2 (11.76%) XenApp
6 2 (11.76%) vSphere
6 2 (11.76%) NFS
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) Citrix
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Dell
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
Essex
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago