The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 47 23 50
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +27
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 52 86 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.13% 7.37% 4.17%
As % of the System Software category 35.62% 44.10% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 33 67 29
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
VMware Infrastructure
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
146 195 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.61% 16.71% 18.69%
Number of salaries quoted 111 160 131
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £28,150 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -9 13 £80,000 +88.23%
Colchester +7 7 £45,000 -21.73%
Saffron Walden - 2 £38,750 -
Basildon +6 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea -9 1 £37,500 -14.77%
Stanford-le-Hope - 1 £35,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 107 (100.00%) VMware
2 94 (87.85%) Windows
3 64 (59.81%) Linux
4 63 (58.88%) Cisco
5 52 (48.60%) Firewall
6 45 (42.06%) UNIX
7 37 (34.58%) Xen
8 32 (29.91%) Finance
9 27 (25.23%) Microsoft
10 25 (23.36%) ITIL
11 23 (21.50%) Citrix
11 23 (21.50%) NetApp
12 22 (20.56%) SAN
13 21 (19.63%) Active Directory
14 20 (18.69%) SQL Server
14 20 (18.69%) Technical Analysis
15 19 (17.76%) DNS
15 19 (17.76%) Red Hat
16 18 (16.82%) Windows Server 2008
17 17 (15.89%) Hyper-V
17 17 (15.89%) Windows Server 2003
18 16 (14.95%) Microsoft Certification
18 16 (14.95%) Oracle
18 16 (14.95%) MCSE
19 15 (14.02%) PowerShell
20 14 (13.08%) vSphere
20 14 (13.08%) Apache
20 14 (13.08%) VMware ESX
21 13 (12.15%) Change Management
21 13 (12.15%) LAN

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 14 (13.08%) Apache
2 12 (11.21%) IIS
3 10 (9.35%) MS Exchange
4 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.67%) OpenStack
5 5 (4.67%) GlassFish
5 5 (4.67%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (4.67%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.67%) JBoss
5 5 (4.67%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.93%) Lync
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (48.60%) Firewall
2 22 (20.56%) SAN
3 19 (17.76%) DNS
4 13 (12.15%) LAN
5 12 (11.21%) WAN
6 11 (10.28%) DHCP
6 11 (10.28%) NAS
7 8 (7.48%) TCP/IP
8 7 (6.54%) WLAN
8 7 (6.54%) Wireless
9 6 (5.61%) VPN
9 6 (5.61%) LDAP
10 5 (4.67%) BIG-IP
10 5 (4.67%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (3.74%) SSH
11 4 (3.74%) iSCSI
11 4 (3.74%) SNMP
11 4 (3.74%) Internet
12 3 (2.80%) Intranet
12 3 (2.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Subversion
1 5 (4.67%) Git (software)
General
1 32 (29.91%) Finance
2 9 (8.41%) Banking
3 4 (3.74%) Law
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (36.45%) Administrator
2 38 (35.51%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (12.15%) Architect
4 11 (10.28%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 10 (9.35%) Team Leader
6 9 (8.41%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (6.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Network Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (4.67%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) IT Operations Manager
9 4 (3.74%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
9 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (3.74%) Operations Manager
9 4 (3.74%) Support Specialist
10 3 (2.80%) Support Engineer
10 3 (2.80%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 3 (2.80%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.80%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.74%) .NET
2 2 (1.87%) SOAP
2 2 (1.87%) Web Services
2 2 (1.87%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.87%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.74%) Open Source
1 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.80%) IVR
3 2 (1.87%) FlexPod
3 2 (1.87%) Clustering
3 2 (1.87%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.87%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 94 (87.85%) Windows
2 64 (59.81%) Linux
3 45 (42.06%) UNIX
4 18 (16.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (15.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (10.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (8.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.67%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.80%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.80%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.80%) Windows Vista
9 3 (2.80%) AIX
10 2 (1.87%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.87%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.87%) CentOS
11 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.36%) ITIL
2 20 (18.69%) Technical Analysis
3 13 (12.15%) Change Management
4 12 (11.21%) Service Delivery
5 11 (10.28%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (8.41%) Project Management
7 6 (5.61%) Configuration Management
7 6 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (5.61%) PRINCE2
7 6 (5.61%) Migration
7 6 (5.61%) Capacity Management
8 5 (4.67%) People Management
8 5 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.67%) Load Balancing
9 4 (3.74%) Mentoring
9 4 (3.74%) Coaching
9 4 (3.74%) Investment Management
10 3 (2.80%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.80%) Change Control
10 3 (2.80%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.02%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.48%) Bash Shell
2 8 (7.48%) Perl
3 6 (5.61%) SQL
4 5 (4.67%) Korn
5 4 (3.74%) VBScript
6 3 (2.80%) Python
7 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.93%) Java
8 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (14.95%) MCSE
1 16 (14.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.74%) MCTS
3 4 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.74%) MCSM
4 3 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.80%) MCP
5 2 (1.87%) MCSA
5 2 (1.87%) CCNP
5 2 (1.87%) CCNA
5 2 (1.87%) CCA
5 2 (1.87%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.87%) VCDX
5 2 (1.87%) NCDA
5 2 (1.87%) NCIE
5 2 (1.87%) VCAP
5 2 (1.87%) VTSP
5 2 (1.87%) VCP5
5 2 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) SLA
2 2 (1.87%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (34.58%) Xen
2 21 (19.63%) Active Directory
3 17 (15.89%) Hyper-V
4 14 (13.08%) VMware ESX
4 14 (13.08%) vSphere
5 6 (5.61%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (5.61%) NFS
5 6 (5.61%) XenServer
6 5 (4.67%) vCloud
7 4 (3.74%) MetaFrame
8 2 (1.87%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) SCOM
1 5 (4.67%) Puppet
1 5 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.67%) Ansible
2 3 (2.80%) SCCM
3 2 (1.87%) Legato
4 1 (0.93%) ZENworks
4 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 107 (100.00%) VMware
2 63 (58.88%) Cisco
3 27 (25.23%) Microsoft
4 23 (21.50%) Citrix
4 23 (21.50%) NetApp
5 19 (17.76%) Red Hat
6 16 (14.95%) Oracle
7 10 (9.35%) Juniper
8 9 (8.41%) IBM
9 5 (4.67%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.67%) F5
9 5 (4.67%) SaltStack
10 3 (2.80%) Symantec
10 3 (2.80%) HP
11 2 (1.87%) Dell
11 2 (1.87%) CommVault
11 2 (1.87%) Pegasus
12 1 (0.93%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.93%) Avaya
12 1 (0.93%) EMC