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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 23 27 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing VMware 95 82 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.96% 6.86% 11.55%
As % of the Vendors category 18.77% 13.00% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 59 67 108
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 £30,000 £32,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
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
506 631 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 42.38% 52.80% 50.53%
Number of salaries quoted 371 544 500
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 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 31 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 30 £42,500 +32.81% 1
Colchester +7 10 £72,000 -15.29% 1
Chelmsford -13 6 £33,826 -20.41%
Saffron Walden +5 2 £43,500 +8.75%
Epping +4 2 £38,750 -
Basildon -13 2 £45,000 -
Loughton - 2 £34,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £32,000 -
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 178 (78.07%) Windows
1 178 (78.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 135 (59.21%) Active Directory
3 122 (53.51%) Microsoft
4 113 (49.56%) ITIL
5 106 (46.49%) Citrix
6 102 (44.74%) DNS
7 77 (33.77%) DHCP
8 66 (28.95%) SAN
8 66 (28.95%) Finance
9 64 (28.07%) SQL Server
10 61 (26.75%) Cisco
11 59 (25.88%) Firewall
12 58 (25.44%) MS Exchange
13 57 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 56 (24.56%) Change Management
15 55 (24.12%) Project Management
16 52 (22.81%) Linux
17 51 (22.37%) Windows Server 2003
18 47 (20.61%) SLA
18 47 (20.61%) SolarWinds
19 46 (20.18%) LDAP
20 37 (16.23%) MS Excel
20 37 (16.23%) Security Patching
21 36 (15.79%) SQL
21 36 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
22 35 (15.35%) Hyper-V
22 35 (15.35%) Office 365
23 33 (14.47%) Degree
24 32 (14.04%) CMDB

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 58 (25.44%) MS Exchange
2 27 (11.84%) IIS
2 27 (11.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (9.21%) JBoss
4 20 (8.77%) SharePoint
5 18 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 18 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (4.82%) GlassFish
6 11 (4.82%) OpenStack
6 11 (4.82%) WebSphere
6 11 (4.82%) WebLogic
6 11 (4.82%) Tomcat
7 8 (3.51%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 8 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2000
7 8 (3.51%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.75%) Lync
10 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (16.23%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.39%) MS Office
3 2 (0.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 35 (15.35%) Office 365
2 16 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.82%) IBM SmartCloud
3 11 (4.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.75%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 102 (44.74%) DNS
2 77 (33.77%) DHCP
3 66 (28.95%) SAN
4 59 (25.88%) Firewall
5 46 (20.18%) LDAP
6 20 (8.77%) TCP/IP
7 18 (7.89%) WAN
8 14 (6.14%) VoIP
9 13 (5.70%) VPN
10 11 (4.82%) SNMP
10 11 (4.82%) BIG-IP
11 10 (4.39%) Wireless
11 10 (4.39%) NAS
12 9 (3.95%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (3.95%) SSL
13 8 (3.51%) VLAN
14 7 (3.07%) LAN
15 4 (1.75%) Intranet
16 3 (1.32%) Wireshark
16 3 (1.32%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (28.07%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.82%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.63%) DTS
4 6 (2.63%) EDRMS
5 5 (2.19%) MySQL
6 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (4.82%) Subversion
1 11 (4.82%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (2.63%) TeamCity
3 4 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (28.95%) Finance
2 7 (3.07%) Banking
3 6 (2.63%) Legal
4 5 (2.19%) Games
5 3 (1.32%) Back Office
5 3 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.44%) Retail
6 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (10.96%) Support Engineer
3 22 (9.65%) 3rd Line Support
4 21 (9.21%) Infrastructure Manager
5 17 (7.46%) Project Manager
5 17 (7.46%) Systems Engineer
6 16 (7.02%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 14 (6.14%) Architect
7 14 (6.14%) Head of IT
8 12 (5.26%) Server Support
9 11 (4.82%) Field Engineer
9 11 (4.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 11 (4.82%) Automation Engineer
10 10 (4.39%) Team Leader
11 9 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (3.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (3.51%) Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (3.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 7 (3.07%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.51%) .NET
2 5 (2.19%) Web Services
3 4 (1.75%) HTML
3 4 (1.75%) CSS
4 2 (0.88%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.88%) XML
4 2 (0.88%) Ajax
4 2 (0.88%) JSON
4 2 (0.88%) jQuery
4 2 (0.88%) HTML5
4 2 (0.88%) CSS3
4 2 (0.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.04%) CMDB
2 22 (9.65%) Clustering
3 20 (8.77%) Management Information System
4 19 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (7.89%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.51%) BYOD
7 6 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.63%) IVR
7 6 (2.63%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.75%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.44%) Replication
10 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.44%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 178 (78.07%) Windows
2 57 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (22.81%) Linux
4 51 (22.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (10.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (6.58%) UNIX
6 15 (6.58%) Windows 8
7 14 (6.14%) Windows 7
8 13 (5.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (4.82%) Windows 2000
10 8 (3.51%) Windows XP
11 5 (2.19%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.19%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.75%) SUSE
12 4 (1.75%) Debian
13 3 (1.32%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.32%) Android
14 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.44%) CentOS
14 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (49.56%) ITIL
2 56 (24.56%) Change Management
3 55 (24.12%) Project Management
4 37 (16.23%) Security Patching
5 36 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (12.28%) Service Delivery
7 26 (11.40%) PRINCE2
8 22 (9.65%) Load Balancing
9 19 (8.33%) Time Management
10 16 (7.02%) DevOps
11 14 (6.14%) SDLC
11 14 (6.14%) Waterfall
11 14 (6.14%) Strategic Management
11 14 (6.14%) CRM
12 12 (5.26%) High Availability
12 12 (5.26%) Logistics
13 11 (4.82%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (4.82%) Data Centre Operations
14 10 (4.39%) Mentoring
14 10 (4.39%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 36 (15.79%) SQL
2 28 (12.28%) PowerShell
3 15 (6.58%) VBScript
4 11 (4.82%) Korn
4 11 (4.82%) Perl
4 11 (4.82%) Bash Shell
5 6 (2.63%) Java
6 4 (1.75%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.88%) C#
7 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (14.47%) Degree
2 29 (12.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (10.96%) MCSE
4 19 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (6.14%) CCNA
6 11 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.63%) MCITP
10 5 (2.19%) MCSA
10 5 (2.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (1.75%) CCNP
11 4 (1.75%) MCTS
11 4 (1.75%) MCP
12 2 (0.88%) VCP5
12 2 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.88%) PMP
12 2 (0.88%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.44%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (0.44%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (20.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 178 (78.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 135 (59.21%) Active Directory
3 35 (15.35%) Hyper-V
4 24 (10.53%) vSphere
5 23 (10.09%) VMware ESX
6 21 (9.21%) XenApp
7 15 (6.58%) XenServer
8 13 (5.70%) vCloud
9 10 (4.39%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (2.63%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (1.75%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.88%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.44%) Xen
13 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (8.77%) Backup Exec
2 17 (7.46%) Puppet
3 16 (7.02%) SCCM
4 12 (5.26%) SCOM
5 11 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (4.82%) Ansible
6 9 (3.95%) WSUS
6 9 (3.95%) Nagios
7 4 (1.75%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.88%) OpenView
9 2 (0.88%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 122 (53.51%) Microsoft
2 106 (46.49%) Citrix
3 61 (26.75%) Cisco
4 47 (20.61%) SolarWinds
5 27 (11.84%) NetApp
6 23 (10.09%) Oracle
7 18 (7.89%) IBM
8 17 (7.46%) HP
9 15 (6.58%) CheckPoint
10 13 (5.70%) Red Hat
11 11 (4.82%) F5
11 11 (4.82%) SaltStack
12 9 (3.95%) Juniper
13 8 (3.51%) Avaya
13 8 (3.51%) Symantec
14 7 (3.07%) Websense
14 7 (3.07%) Barracuda Networks
15 6 (2.63%) webMethods
15 6 (2.63%) Apple
16 5 (2.19%) Sophos
Essex
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Technology Means Business Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago