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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 25 68 35
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -33
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 95 36 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.80% 2.58% 5.89%
As % of the System Software category 54.91% 17.65% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 60 29 52
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £85,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
173 204 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.20% 14.60% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 118 179 143
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +8 34 £55,000 -35.29%
Southend-on-Sea - 10 £45,000 -
Loughton - 6 £31,750 - 1
Colchester -2 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Chelmsford +2 1 £33,826 -3.35%
Harlow - 1 £38,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £37,000 - 4
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 167 (100.00%) VMware
2 129 (77.25%) Windows
3 104 (62.28%) Active Directory
4 99 (59.28%) ITIL
5 89 (53.29%) Microsoft
6 86 (51.50%) Citrix
7 76 (45.51%) DNS
8 62 (37.13%) Cisco
9 57 (34.13%) Firewall
10 55 (32.93%) Finance
10 55 (32.93%) Linux
11 54 (32.34%) MS Exchange
12 53 (31.74%) SAN
13 49 (29.34%) DHCP
14 48 (28.74%) SQL Server
14 48 (28.74%) Windows Server 2003
15 45 (26.95%) Windows Server 2008
16 43 (25.75%) Change Management
17 38 (22.75%) Project Management
18 36 (21.56%) SQL
19 35 (20.96%) LDAP
19 35 (20.96%) Hyper-V
20 34 (20.36%) SLA
21 31 (18.56%) Disaster Recovery
21 31 (18.56%) Exchange Server 2010
22 30 (17.96%) SolarWinds
23 26 (15.57%) Service Delivery
23 26 (15.57%) Microsoft Certification
24 25 (14.97%) MCSE
25 24 (14.37%) NetApp

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 54 (32.34%) MS Exchange
2 31 (18.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (10.18%) IIS
5 14 (8.38%) SharePoint
5 14 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (7.78%) JBoss
7 11 (6.59%) OpenStack
7 11 (6.59%) WebSphere
7 11 (6.59%) GlassFish
7 11 (6.59%) Tomcat
7 11 (6.59%) WebLogic
8 8 (4.79%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (4.79%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 8 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2000
9 7 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (4.19%) Lync
10 3 (1.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (11.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.37%) Office 365
2 20 (11.98%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (6.59%) IBM SmartCloud
3 11 (6.59%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.20%) Google Apps
5 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 76 (45.51%) DNS
2 57 (34.13%) Firewall
3 53 (31.74%) SAN
4 49 (29.34%) DHCP
5 35 (20.96%) LDAP
6 18 (10.78%) VoIP
7 13 (7.78%) VPN
8 12 (7.19%) WAN
9 11 (6.59%) BIG-IP
9 11 (6.59%) SSL
10 9 (5.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (5.39%) Wireless
11 8 (4.79%) TCP/IP
11 8 (4.79%) NAS
12 6 (3.59%) SNMP
13 5 (2.99%) LAN
14 4 (2.40%) SMTP
15 3 (1.80%) VLAN
16 2 (1.20%) CTI
16 2 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (28.74%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.59%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.99%) MySQL
4 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (6.59%) Git (software)
1 11 (6.59%) Subversion
General
1 55 (32.93%) Finance
2 5 (2.99%) Retail
2 5 (2.99%) Legal
2 5 (2.99%) Games
3 3 (1.80%) Marketing
3 3 (1.80%) Law
4 2 (1.20%) Back Office
4 2 (1.20%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (24.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (13.17%) Infrastructure Manager
3 18 (10.78%) Project Manager
4 17 (10.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 14 (8.38%) Head of IT
6 13 (7.78%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (7.78%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (6.59%) Automation Engineer
8 9 (5.39%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 9 (5.39%) Team Leader
9 8 (4.79%) Service Manager
9 8 (4.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.59%) Server Support
10 6 (3.59%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.59%) Operations Manager
10 6 (3.59%) Field Engineer
10 6 (3.59%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 5 (2.99%) Service Desk Manager
11 5 (2.99%) Systems Manager
11 5 (2.99%) Infrastructure Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.59%) Web Services
2 4 (2.40%) LAMP
3 2 (1.20%) .NET
3 2 (1.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.17%) CMDB
2 18 (10.78%) Clustering
3 16 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.38%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.79%) BYOD
6 7 (4.19%) IVR
6 7 (4.19%) Blackberry
7 6 (3.59%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.80%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.60%) Replication
9 1 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 129 (77.25%) Windows
2 55 (32.93%) Linux
3 48 (28.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (26.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (13.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (12.57%) Windows 8
7 14 (8.38%) UNIX
8 13 (7.78%) Windows 7
8 13 (7.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (4.79%) Windows 2000
10 7 (4.19%) Windows XP
11 5 (2.99%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.99%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (2.99%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.40%) Debian
13 3 (1.80%) SUSE
14 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.20%) CentOS
14 2 (1.20%) Android
15 1 (0.60%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (59.28%) ITIL
2 43 (25.75%) Change Management
3 38 (22.75%) Project Management
4 31 (18.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 26 (15.57%) Service Delivery
6 19 (11.38%) Load Balancing
6 19 (11.38%) PRINCE2
7 14 (8.38%) CRM
7 14 (8.38%) Waterfall
7 14 (8.38%) Strategic Management
8 12 (7.19%) Problem Management
8 12 (7.19%) Time Management
9 11 (6.59%) Change Control
9 11 (6.59%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (5.99%) Logistics
11 9 (5.39%) High Availability
12 8 (4.79%) DevOps
13 7 (4.19%) Programme Management
14 6 (3.59%) PRINCE
14 6 (3.59%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.56%) SQL
2 19 (11.38%) PowerShell
3 11 (6.59%) Bash Shell
3 11 (6.59%) Korn
3 11 (6.59%) Perl
4 8 (4.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (15.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (14.97%) MCSE
3 23 (13.77%) Degree
4 15 (8.98%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.99%) CCNA
5 10 (5.99%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (5.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (3.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (2.99%) MCSA
8 5 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (2.40%) MCITP
10 2 (1.20%) PMP
10 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.60%) MCTS
11 1 (0.60%) MCP
11 1 (0.60%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (20.36%) SLA
System Software
1 104 (62.28%) Active Directory
2 35 (20.96%) Hyper-V
3 20 (11.98%) vSphere
4 18 (10.78%) XenApp
5 16 (9.58%) VMware ESX
6 11 (6.59%) XenServer
6 11 (6.59%) vCloud
7 9 (5.39%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (4.19%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.99%) Terminal Services
10 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (1.80%) Xen
12 2 (1.20%) VirtualBox
12 2 (1.20%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (10.18%) Backup Exec
2 11 (6.59%) Puppet
2 11 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (6.59%) Ansible
3 9 (5.39%) SCCM
3 9 (5.39%) SCOM
4 7 (4.19%) Nagios
5 4 (2.40%) WSUS
6 2 (1.20%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (1.20%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (1.20%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.60%) OpenView
Vendors
1 167 (100.00%) VMware
2 89 (53.29%) Microsoft
3 86 (51.50%) Citrix
4 62 (37.13%) Cisco
5 30 (17.96%) SolarWinds
6 24 (14.37%) NetApp
7 22 (13.17%) Oracle
8 21 (12.57%) IBM
9 19 (11.38%) HP
10 17 (10.18%) CheckPoint
11 13 (7.78%) Red Hat
12 11 (6.59%) F5
12 11 (6.59%) SaltStack
13 10 (5.99%) Brocade
14 9 (5.39%) Websense
14 9 (5.39%) Juniper
15 8 (4.79%) Avaya
16 7 (4.19%) Barracuda Networks
16 7 (4.19%) 3PAR
17 5 (2.99%) WatchGuard
Manningtree, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughton, Essex
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,000 per annum + discretionary company bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Unspecified Grade 5, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK income t
Posted: 6 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Unspecified Grade 5 or 6, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK inc
Posted: 7 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Grade 5 or 6, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK income tax free
Posted: 7 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Grade 5 or 6, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK income tax free
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex and Hertfordshire
System Sense
Salary: up to £30k + car + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago