The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 36 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 57 62 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.85% 5.44% 5.47%
As % of the System Software category 26.15% 35.23% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 46 43 53
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £57,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
System Software Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
218 176 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 18.54% 15.45% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 190 148 165
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 £25,250 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Essex

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Essex

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Essex

VMware Infrastructure
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 Infrastructure within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Basildon +15 8 £45,000 -5.26%
Chelmsford -4 6 £47,500 -
Brentwood -6 5 - -
Saffron Walden - 5 £40,000 -
Colchester -1 3 £36,500 -8.75%
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 108 (100.00%) VMware
2 95 (87.96%) Windows
3 72 (66.67%) Linux
4 68 (62.96%) Cisco
5 58 (53.70%) Firewall
6 43 (39.81%) UNIX
7 35 (32.41%) Xen
8 31 (28.70%) Microsoft
9 30 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (26.85%) Citrix
11 28 (25.93%) Active Directory
11 28 (25.93%) Finance
12 25 (23.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (22.22%) SAN
14 23 (21.30%) NetApp
14 23 (21.30%) Technical Analysis
15 21 (19.44%) DNS
16 19 (17.59%) MS Exchange
16 19 (17.59%) Oracle
16 19 (17.59%) SQL Server
16 19 (17.59%) NAS
17 17 (15.74%) Hyper-V
18 16 (14.81%) Apache
18 16 (14.81%) TCP/IP
18 16 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
19 15 (13.89%) MCSE
19 15 (13.89%) SQL
19 15 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
20 14 (12.96%) Juniper
20 14 (12.96%) vSphere

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (17.59%) MS Exchange
2 16 (14.81%) Apache
3 14 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.48%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.56%) IIS
5 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.78%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.78%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.93%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Oracle CRM
1 7 (6.48%) Magento
2 1 (0.93%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Office 365
2 2 (1.85%) SaaS
2 2 (1.85%) PaaS
2 2 (1.85%) IaaS
3 1 (0.93%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (53.70%) Firewall
2 24 (22.22%) SAN
3 21 (19.44%) DNS
4 19 (17.59%) NAS
5 16 (14.81%) TCP/IP
6 12 (11.11%) DHCP
7 7 (6.48%) LDAP
8 6 (5.56%) Internet
8 6 (5.56%) VPN
8 6 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (4.63%) SSH
9 5 (4.63%) BIG-IP
9 5 (4.63%) SNMP
9 5 (4.63%) LAN
10 4 (3.70%) BGP
10 4 (3.70%) OSPF
10 4 (3.70%) NetScreen
10 4 (3.70%) ADSL
10 4 (3.70%) WAN
10 4 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.85%) MySQL
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Subversion
1 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (25.93%) Finance
2 7 (6.48%) Marketing
3 4 (3.70%) Banking
4 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (40.74%) Administrator
2 38 (35.19%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (10.19%) Architect
4 10 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (9.26%) Team Leader
4 10 (9.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 10 (9.26%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (7.41%) Network Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.56%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.56%) IT Support
8 6 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) Network Support
8 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) Communications Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 5 (4.63%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (4.63%) Open Source
3 4 (3.70%) Thin Client
3 4 (3.70%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.70%) Smartphone
3 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.78%) IVR
5 2 (1.85%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.93%) Clustering
6 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 95 (87.96%) Windows
2 72 (66.67%) Linux
3 43 (39.81%) UNIX
4 30 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (23.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (6.48%) Apple iOS
8 5 (4.63%) AIX
9 4 (3.70%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.78%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.85%) CentOS
11 2 (1.85%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.85%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.30%) Technical Analysis
2 13 (12.04%) Service Delivery
3 11 (10.19%) E-Commerce
3 11 (10.19%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (9.26%) ITIL
5 8 (7.41%) CRM
6 7 (6.48%) OO
6 7 (6.48%) Project Management
7 6 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.63%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.63%) TOGAF
8 5 (4.63%) Migration
8 5 (4.63%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.70%) Identity Management
9 4 (3.70%) Change Management
9 4 (3.70%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.70%) Time Management
9 4 (3.70%) Data Management
10 3 (2.78%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.89%) SQL
2 7 (6.48%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.48%) Java
2 7 (6.48%) Perl
2 7 (6.48%) PHP
3 6 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.70%) Python
5 3 (2.78%) Korn
6 2 (1.85%) AWK
7 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (13.89%) MCSE
1 15 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (5.56%) MCSA
2 6 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.70%) CCNP
3 4 (3.70%) CCSE
3 4 (3.70%) MCITP
4 3 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.85%) RHCE
5 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.85%) CCA
5 2 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.85%) MCP
5 2 (1.85%) NCDA
5 2 (1.85%) NCIE
5 2 (1.85%) VCDX
5 2 (1.85%) VCAP
5 2 (1.85%) VTSP
5 2 (1.85%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.26%) SLA
2 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (32.41%) Xen
2 28 (25.93%) Active Directory
3 17 (15.74%) Hyper-V
4 14 (12.96%) vSphere
5 11 (10.19%) VMware ESX
6 7 (6.48%) XenServer
6 7 (6.48%) NFS
7 3 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.78%) XenApp
8 2 (1.85%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.93%) vCloud
9 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.93%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.93%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 7 (6.48%) ARCserve
3 4 (3.70%) SCCM
4 2 (1.85%) Legato
4 2 (1.85%) Nagios
4 2 (1.85%) SCOM
4 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (1.85%) Opsview
5 1 (0.93%) Ansible
5 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.93%) Puppet
5 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.93%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 108 (100.00%) VMware
2 68 (62.96%) Cisco
3 31 (28.70%) Microsoft
4 29 (26.85%) Citrix
5 23 (21.30%) NetApp
6 19 (17.59%) Oracle
7 14 (12.96%) Juniper
8 13 (12.04%) Red Hat
9 7 (6.48%) Veeam
9 7 (6.48%) WatchGuard
9 7 (6.48%) SAP
9 7 (6.48%) JD Edwards
10 6 (5.56%) Sophos
10 6 (5.56%) IBM
11 5 (4.63%) F5
11 5 (4.63%) JBoss
11 5 (4.63%) CheckPoint
12 4 (3.70%) HP
12 4 (3.70%) Draytek
12 4 (3.70%) Infoblox