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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 18 35 16
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Permanent jobs citing VMware 132 77 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 10.05% 5.47% 9.78%
As % of the Vendors category 22.80% 9.63% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 94 68 91
Average salary £44,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,750 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
579 800 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.06% 56.86% 52.71%
Number of salaries quoted 433 656 438
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 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 6 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 +3 38 £55,000 - 1
Southend-on-Sea +3 11 £45,000 +80.00%
Colchester -3 9 £47,500 -5.00%
Loughton +1 8 £31,750 -
Basildon +1 2 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Chelmsford -3 2 £50,000 +51.51% 1
Rayleigh - 2 £60,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £37,000 -
Epping - 1 £37,500 -
Harlow - 1 £38,000 - 2
Hockley - 1 £35,000 -
Leigh-on-Sea - 1 £30,000 -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 177 (78.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 172 (76.44%) Windows
3 145 (64.44%) Active Directory
4 113 (50.22%) Microsoft
5 107 (47.56%) ITIL
6 104 (46.22%) Citrix
7 96 (42.67%) DNS
8 80 (35.56%) SAN
9 75 (33.33%) Cisco
10 71 (31.56%) MS Exchange
11 70 (31.11%) Linux
11 70 (31.11%) Firewall
12 67 (29.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 64 (28.44%) Finance
14 63 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 55 (24.44%) SQL Server
16 54 (24.00%) DHCP
17 48 (21.33%) SQL
18 43 (19.11%) Project Management
18 43 (19.11%) Exchange Server 2010
19 41 (18.22%) Hyper-V
19 41 (18.22%) Change Management
20 36 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
21 33 (14.67%) Clustering
21 33 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
21 33 (14.67%) MCSE
22 32 (14.22%) vSphere
23 31 (13.78%) LDAP
23 31 (13.78%) SLA
23 31 (13.78%) NetApp

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 71 (31.56%) MS Exchange
2 43 (19.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (10.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (8.89%) IIS
5 17 (7.56%) SharePoint
6 16 (7.11%) JBoss
7 15 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (5.33%) WebSphere
9 12 (5.33%) OpenStack
9 12 (5.33%) GlassFish
9 12 (5.33%) Lync
9 12 (5.33%) Tomcat
9 12 (5.33%) WebLogic
10 8 (3.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 8 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2000
10 8 (3.56%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (12.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.56%) Office 365
2 23 (10.22%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.33%) IBM SmartCloud
3 12 (5.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.44%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 96 (42.67%) DNS
2 80 (35.56%) SAN
3 70 (31.11%) Firewall
4 54 (24.00%) DHCP
5 31 (13.78%) LDAP
6 22 (9.78%) WAN
7 17 (7.56%) VoIP
8 15 (6.67%) VPN
9 14 (6.22%) TCP/IP
10 12 (5.33%) BIG-IP
11 11 (4.89%) Wireless
11 11 (4.89%) SSL
12 10 (4.44%) LAN
12 10 (4.44%) VLAN
12 10 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (3.56%) NAS
14 6 (2.67%) SNMP
15 4 (1.78%) SMTP
16 3 (1.33%) WLAN
16 3 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.22%) MySQL
5 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.89%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (5.33%) Subversion
1 12 (5.33%) Git (software)
General
1 64 (28.44%) Finance
2 9 (4.00%) Banking
3 6 (2.67%) Retail
3 6 (2.67%) Law
4 5 (2.22%) Legal
4 5 (2.22%) Games
5 3 (1.33%) Marketing
5 3 (1.33%) Back Office
5 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (25.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (10.22%) Infrastructure Manager
3 19 (8.44%) 3rd Line Support
4 18 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 17 (7.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 16 (7.11%) Support Engineer
7 15 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 15 (6.67%) Team Leader
8 14 (6.22%) Head of IT
9 12 (5.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 12 (5.33%) Automation Engineer
10 11 (4.89%) VMware Engineer
11 10 (4.44%) Wintel Engineer
12 9 (4.00%) Server Engineer
12 9 (4.00%) Consultant
12 9 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (4.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (3.56%) Service Manager
13 8 (3.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 7 (3.11%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.67%) Web Services
1 6 (2.67%) LAMP
2 2 (0.89%) .NET Framework
2 2 (0.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.67%) Clustering
2 19 (8.44%) CMDB
3 17 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.56%) Blackberry
5 8 (3.56%) BYOD
6 6 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.67%) IVR
7 5 (2.22%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.44%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 172 (76.44%) Windows
2 70 (31.11%) Linux
3 67 (29.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 63 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 24 (10.67%) Windows 8
8 15 (6.67%) UNIX
9 14 (6.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (3.56%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (3.11%) Windows 2000
12 6 (2.67%) Windows XP
13 5 (2.22%) Mac OS X
13 5 (2.22%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.78%) Debian
15 3 (1.33%) SUSE
16 2 (0.89%) CentOS
17 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (47.56%) ITIL
2 43 (19.11%) Project Management
3 41 (18.22%) Change Management
4 31 (13.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 29 (12.89%) Service Delivery
6 19 (8.44%) PRINCE2
6 19 (8.44%) Load Balancing
7 14 (6.22%) Strategic Management
7 14 (6.22%) CRM
7 14 (6.22%) Waterfall
8 13 (5.78%) Problem Management
9 12 (5.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (4.89%) Time Management
11 10 (4.44%) High Availability
11 10 (4.44%) Change Control
11 10 (4.44%) Logistics
12 9 (4.00%) Mentoring
13 7 (3.11%) DevOps
13 7 (3.11%) Migration
14 6 (2.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (21.33%) SQL
2 21 (9.33%) PowerShell
3 12 (5.33%) Bash Shell
3 12 (5.33%) Perl
3 12 (5.33%) Korn
4 7 (3.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (14.67%) MCSE
1 33 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (9.78%) Degree
3 17 (7.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (6.22%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (4.44%) CCNA
7 8 (3.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (3.11%) MCITP
9 5 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (2.22%) MCSA
10 2 (0.89%) VCP5
10 2 (0.89%) PMP
10 2 (0.89%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.44%) CCEE
11 1 (0.44%) CCNP
11 1 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.78%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 177 (78.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 145 (64.44%) Active Directory
3 41 (18.22%) Hyper-V
4 32 (14.22%) vSphere
5 27 (12.00%) XenApp
6 18 (8.00%) VMware ESX
7 14 (6.22%) XenDesktop
7 14 (6.22%) vCloud
8 11 (4.89%) XenServer
9 10 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (2.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (2.22%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.33%) Xen
13 2 (0.89%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.89%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.44%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (8.00%) Backup Exec
2 15 (6.67%) SCCM
3 14 (6.22%) SCOM
4 12 (5.33%) Puppet
4 12 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (5.33%) Ansible
4 12 (5.33%) WSUS
5 9 (4.00%) Nagios
6 2 (0.89%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.89%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (0.89%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.44%) OpenView
Vendors
1 113 (50.22%) Microsoft
2 104 (46.22%) Citrix
3 75 (33.33%) Cisco
4 31 (13.78%) NetApp
5 26 (11.56%) HP
5 26 (11.56%) SolarWinds
6 24 (10.67%) Oracle
7 21 (9.33%) CheckPoint
7 21 (9.33%) IBM
8 14 (6.22%) Red Hat
9 12 (5.33%) Juniper
9 12 (5.33%) F5
9 12 (5.33%) SaltStack
9 12 (5.33%) Brocade
10 10 (4.44%) Websense
10 10 (4.44%) 3PAR
11 8 (3.56%) Avaya
12 7 (3.11%) Barracuda Networks
13 6 (2.67%) Veeam
13 6 (2.67%) Dell
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Investigo Change Solutions
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex and Hertfordshire
System Sense
Salary: up to £30k + car + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
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Posted: 23 days ago