The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 23 33 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Permanent jobs citing VMware 102 77 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 8.12% 5.96% 10.78%
As % of the Vendors category 18.96% 10.75% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 63 65 98
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,600 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
VMware
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
538 716 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 42.83% 55.46% 51.15%
Number of salaries quoted 387 612 479
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VMware
Salary Trend in Essex

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

VMware Salary Trend in Essex

VMware
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

VMware Salary Histogram in Essex

VMware
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 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 July 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 +4 27 £55,000 +71.87% 1
Colchester +7 8 £50,000 -41.17% 1
Southend-on-Sea -1 7 £45,000 +80.00%
Chelmsford -11 5 £33,826 -15.43% 1
Loughton - 5 £37,500 -
Epping +3 2 £38,750 -
Basildon -8 2 £45,000 -
Saffron Walden - 2 £43,500 - 1
Hockley - 1 £35,000 -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing VMware 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.

1 184 (79.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 178 (76.72%) Windows
3 143 (61.64%) Active Directory
4 123 (53.02%) Microsoft
5 119 (51.29%) ITIL
6 109 (46.98%) Citrix
7 106 (45.69%) DNS
8 76 (32.76%) DHCP
8 76 (32.76%) SAN
9 70 (30.17%) Finance
10 69 (29.74%) Cisco
11 64 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 63 (27.16%) MS Exchange
12 63 (27.16%) Firewall
13 61 (26.29%) Linux
13 61 (26.29%) SQL Server
14 59 (25.43%) Change Management
15 58 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 51 (21.98%) Project Management
17 46 (19.83%) LDAP
17 46 (19.83%) SLA
18 41 (17.67%) SolarWinds
19 40 (17.24%) SQL
20 38 (16.38%) Hyper-V
21 37 (15.95%) Disaster Recovery
22 35 (15.09%) MS Excel
22 35 (15.09%) Security Patching
23 33 (14.22%) Exchange Server 2010
24 31 (13.36%) Office 365
24 31 (13.36%) Service Delivery

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing VMware 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 63 (27.16%) MS Exchange
2 33 (14.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (10.34%) IIS
4 22 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (8.62%) JBoss
6 18 (7.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (6.90%) SharePoint
8 13 (5.60%) WebLogic
8 13 (5.60%) Tomcat
8 13 (5.60%) WebSphere
8 13 (5.60%) GlassFish
8 13 (5.60%) OpenStack
9 9 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (3.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 8 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2000
11 7 (3.02%) Lync
12 4 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 35 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.31%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.36%) Office 365
2 19 (8.19%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (5.60%) IBM SmartCloud
3 13 (5.60%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.72%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 106 (45.69%) DNS
2 76 (32.76%) SAN
2 76 (32.76%) DHCP
3 63 (27.16%) Firewall
4 46 (19.83%) LDAP
5 21 (9.05%) WAN
6 16 (6.90%) VoIP
6 16 (6.90%) TCP/IP
7 15 (6.47%) VPN
8 13 (5.60%) BIG-IP
9 11 (4.74%) Wireless
10 10 (4.31%) VLAN
10 10 (4.31%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (4.31%) SSL
11 9 (3.88%) LAN
11 9 (3.88%) NAS
12 7 (3.02%) SNMP
13 4 (1.72%) Intranet
14 3 (1.29%) WLAN
14 3 (1.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (26.29%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.60%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.16%) MySQL
5 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.29%) EDRMS
5 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.29%) DTS
6 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (5.60%) Subversion
1 13 (5.60%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.29%) TeamCity
General
1 70 (30.17%) Finance
2 10 (4.31%) Banking
3 6 (2.59%) Legal
4 5 (2.16%) Games
5 3 (1.29%) Back Office
5 3 (1.29%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.29%) Retail
6 2 (0.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (21.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
3 23 (9.91%) Infrastructure Manager
4 21 (9.05%) Support Engineer
5 19 (8.19%) Project Manager
6 18 (7.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 16 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
8 14 (6.03%) Head of IT
9 13 (5.60%) Automation Engineer
10 11 (4.74%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 11 (4.74%) Field Engineer
10 11 (4.74%) Team Leader
11 10 (4.31%) Server Support
11 10 (4.31%) Architect
12 9 (3.88%) Service Manager
13 8 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
13 8 (3.45%) Infrastructure Team Leader
13 8 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 8 (3.45%) VMware Engineer
13 8 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.16%) Web Services
2 4 (1.72%) .NET
3 1 (0.43%) LAMP
3 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.93%) CMDB
2 27 (11.64%) Clustering
3 18 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (7.33%) Data Centre
4 17 (7.33%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.45%) BYOD
6 7 (3.02%) IVR
7 6 (2.59%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.59%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.43%) Replication
9 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.43%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 178 (76.72%) Windows
2 64 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (26.29%) Linux
4 58 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (11.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (7.33%) UNIX
7 16 (6.90%) Windows 8
8 15 (6.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (6.47%) Windows 7
9 12 (5.17%) Windows 2000
10 7 (3.02%) Windows XP
11 5 (2.16%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.16%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.72%) SUSE
12 4 (1.72%) Debian
13 3 (1.29%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.29%) Android
14 2 (0.86%) CentOS
15 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (51.29%) ITIL
2 59 (25.43%) Change Management
3 51 (21.98%) Project Management
4 37 (15.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 35 (15.09%) Security Patching
6 31 (13.36%) Service Delivery
7 25 (10.78%) Load Balancing
8 24 (10.34%) PRINCE2
9 16 (6.90%) Time Management
10 14 (6.03%) Strategic Management
10 14 (6.03%) CRM
10 14 (6.03%) SDLC
10 14 (6.03%) Waterfall
10 14 (6.03%) DevOps
11 13 (5.60%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (5.17%) High Availability
12 12 (5.17%) Problem Management
13 11 (4.74%) Change Control
13 11 (4.74%) Mentoring
14 10 (4.31%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 40 (17.24%) SQL
2 27 (11.64%) PowerShell
3 13 (5.60%) Bash Shell
3 13 (5.60%) Korn
3 13 (5.60%) Perl
4 12 (5.17%) VBScript
5 3 (1.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (12.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (12.50%) Degree
3 26 (11.21%) MCSE
4 18 (7.76%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (6.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (5.60%) CCNA
7 11 (4.74%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (2.59%) MCITP
10 5 (2.16%) MCSA
10 5 (2.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (1.72%) CCNP
11 4 (1.72%) MCP
11 4 (1.72%) MCTS
12 2 (0.86%) PMP
12 2 (0.86%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.86%) VCP5
12 2 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.43%) CCEE
13 1 (0.43%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (19.83%) SLA
2 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 184 (79.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 143 (61.64%) Active Directory
3 38 (16.38%) Hyper-V
4 28 (12.07%) XenApp
4 28 (12.07%) vSphere
5 24 (10.34%) VMware ESX
6 16 (6.90%) XenServer
7 15 (6.47%) vCloud
8 10 (4.31%) XenDesktop
9 9 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (1.72%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.86%) Xen
11 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.86%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.43%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 20 (8.62%) Backup Exec
2 16 (6.90%) Puppet
3 15 (6.47%) SCCM
3 15 (6.47%) SCOM
4 13 (5.60%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (5.60%) Ansible
5 9 (3.88%) Nagios
6 7 (3.02%) WSUS
7 4 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.86%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.86%) OpenView
9 1 (0.43%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.43%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 123 (53.02%) Microsoft
2 109 (46.98%) Citrix
3 69 (29.74%) Cisco
4 41 (17.67%) SolarWinds
5 28 (12.07%) NetApp
6 26 (11.21%) Oracle
7 23 (9.91%) HP
8 22 (9.48%) IBM
9 17 (7.33%) CheckPoint
10 15 (6.47%) Red Hat
11 13 (5.60%) F5
11 13 (5.60%) SaltStack
12 10 (4.31%) Juniper
13 8 (3.45%) Avaya
13 8 (3.45%) Websense
14 7 (3.02%) Brocade
14 7 (3.02%) Barracuda Networks
14 7 (3.02%) 3PAR
15 5 (2.16%) Sophos
15 5 (2.16%) WatchGuard
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