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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 23 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing VMware 101 78 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 8.04% 7.39% 10.60%
As % of the Vendors category 15.91% 13.43% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 77 67 89
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £39,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.26% -
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
635 581 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.56% 55.07% 51.43%
Number of salaries quoted 504 460 401
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 0 26 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Harlow 0 6 £25,000 -
Colchester -13 5 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Loughton -1 4 £32,250 - 1
Leigh-on-Sea - 4 £26,500 -
Chelmsford -14 3 £45,000 -3.22%
Rayleigh 0 2 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 2 - -
Basildon +5 1 £37,500 -42.30%
VMware
East of England

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 159 (80.71%) Windows
2 154 (78.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (53.30%) Active Directory
4 91 (46.19%) Microsoft
5 75 (38.07%) Citrix
6 74 (37.56%) ITIL
6 74 (37.56%) SAN
7 71 (36.04%) DNS
8 68 (34.52%) Linux
9 66 (33.50%) Cisco
10 64 (32.49%) MS Exchange
10 64 (32.49%) Firewall
11 62 (31.47%) Windows Server 2003
12 55 (27.92%) Windows Server 2008
13 50 (25.38%) SQL Server
14 47 (23.86%) Finance
15 42 (21.32%) Exchange Server 2010
16 40 (20.30%) Windows Server 2012
17 38 (19.29%) Hyper-V
18 36 (18.27%) vSphere
19 34 (17.26%) SQL
20 32 (16.24%) Clustering
21 30 (15.23%) HP
22 28 (14.21%) DHCP
22 28 (14.21%) MS Excel
22 28 (14.21%) Change Management
23 26 (13.20%) WAN
24 25 (12.69%) MCSE
24 25 (12.69%) Disaster Recovery
24 25 (12.69%) Microsoft Certification

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 64 (32.49%) MS Exchange
2 42 (21.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (11.68%) IIS
4 21 (10.66%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (8.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (7.61%) JBoss
7 14 (7.11%) Tomcat
7 14 (7.11%) GlassFish
7 14 (7.11%) OpenStack
7 14 (7.11%) WebLogic
7 14 (7.11%) WebSphere
8 12 (6.09%) Lync
9 10 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (4.06%) SharePoint
11 4 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 28 (14.21%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.11%) IBM SmartCloud
2 7 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.55%) Office 365
3 5 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.02%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 74 (37.56%) SAN
2 71 (36.04%) DNS
3 64 (32.49%) Firewall
4 28 (14.21%) DHCP
5 26 (13.20%) WAN
6 21 (10.66%) LAN
7 14 (7.11%) VPN
7 14 (7.11%) BIG-IP
8 13 (6.60%) LDAP
9 12 (6.09%) NAS
10 11 (5.58%) Wireless
11 10 (5.08%) VLAN
12 9 (4.57%) TCP/IP
13 7 (3.55%) Intranet
13 7 (3.55%) SSL
13 7 (3.55%) VoIP
14 6 (3.05%) WLAN
14 6 (3.05%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (3.05%) Cisco Nexus
15 5 (2.54%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (25.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.11%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.02%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.51%) MySQL
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (7.11%) Subversion
1 14 (7.11%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (23.86%) Finance
2 17 (8.63%) Banking
3 12 (6.09%) Law
4 7 (3.55%) Retail
5 4 (2.03%) Advertising
6 3 (1.52%) Legal
7 2 (1.02%) Marketing
7 2 (1.02%) Back Office
8 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (26.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (11.68%) 3rd Line Support
3 18 (9.14%) Systems Engineer
4 16 (8.12%) Support Engineer
5 14 (7.11%) Automation Engineer
6 13 (6.60%) VMware Engineer
7 11 (5.58%) Team Leader
7 11 (5.58%) Architect
7 11 (5.58%) Consultant
8 10 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (5.08%) Network Engineer
8 10 (5.08%) Server Engineer
8 10 (5.08%) Infrastructure Manager
8 10 (5.08%) Wintel Engineer
9 9 (4.57%) Wintel Consultant
9 9 (4.57%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.06%) Analyst
11 7 (3.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 7 (3.55%) Project Manager
11 7 (3.55%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.05%) Web Services
1 6 (3.05%) LAMP
1 6 (3.05%) .NET Framework
1 6 (3.05%) .NET
2 4 (2.03%) SOAP
2 4 (2.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.24%) Clustering
2 10 (5.08%) Blackberry
2 10 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.57%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.55%) CMDB
5 5 (2.54%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.03%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.52%) Replication
7 3 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.02%) IVR
8 2 (1.02%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.51%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.51%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 159 (80.71%) Windows
2 68 (34.52%) Linux
3 62 (31.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 55 (27.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (20.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (12.18%) Windows 7
7 22 (11.17%) Windows 8
8 21 (10.66%) UNIX
9 17 (8.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (5.58%) Windows 2000 Server
11 8 (4.06%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.02%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.02%) CentOS
12 2 (1.02%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.51%) AIX
13 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.51%) Debian
13 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (37.56%) ITIL
2 28 (14.21%) Change Management
3 25 (12.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (11.68%) Service Delivery
5 22 (11.17%) Project Management
6 16 (8.12%) Load Balancing
7 13 (6.60%) Problem Management
8 11 (5.58%) Migration
9 9 (4.57%) PRINCE2
9 9 (4.57%) Waterfall
9 9 (4.57%) Capacity Management
10 7 (3.55%) High Availability
10 7 (3.55%) DevOps
10 7 (3.55%) Mentoring
10 7 (3.55%) Configuration Management
10 7 (3.55%) Network Design
10 7 (3.55%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (3.05%) Logistics
11 6 (3.05%) ERP
11 6 (3.05%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (17.26%) SQL
2 21 (10.66%) PowerShell
3 14 (7.11%) Bash Shell
3 14 (7.11%) Perl
3 14 (7.11%) Korn
4 3 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (12.69%) MCSE
1 25 (12.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (9.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (7.11%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (6.60%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.08%) CCNA
6 9 (4.57%) MCITP
6 9 (4.57%) Degree
7 5 (2.54%) VCP4
7 5 (2.54%) CCNP
8 4 (2.03%) MCP
9 3 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.51%) MCSA
11 1 (0.51%) CCIE
11 1 (0.51%) MCTS
11 1 (0.51%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.61%) SLA
2 4 (2.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 154 (78.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 105 (53.30%) Active Directory
3 38 (19.29%) Hyper-V
4 36 (18.27%) vSphere
5 20 (10.15%) XenApp
6 14 (7.11%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (7.11%) vCloud
7 13 (6.60%) XenDesktop
8 11 (5.58%) Xen
9 9 (4.57%) VMware ESX
10 6 (3.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (2.03%) XenServer
12 3 (1.52%) Terminal Services
13 2 (1.02%) Sendmail
14 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.51%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.51%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (8.12%) SCCM
2 15 (7.61%) SCOM
3 14 (7.11%) Puppet
3 14 (7.11%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (7.11%) Ansible
4 10 (5.08%) WSUS
5 7 (3.55%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.02%) Nagios
6 2 (1.02%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.02%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (1.02%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (1.02%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.51%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 91 (46.19%) Microsoft
2 75 (38.07%) Citrix
3 66 (33.50%) Cisco
4 30 (15.23%) HP
5 21 (10.66%) IBM
6 20 (10.15%) Oracle
7 19 (9.64%) Red Hat
7 19 (9.64%) CheckPoint
8 17 (8.63%) Juniper
9 14 (7.11%) NetApp
9 14 (7.11%) F5
9 14 (7.11%) SaltStack
10 12 (6.09%) Brocade
11 11 (5.58%) Dell
12 10 (5.08%) Symantec
12 10 (5.08%) 3PAR
13 9 (4.57%) Veeam
14 8 (4.06%) SolarWinds
14 8 (4.06%) EMC
15 4 (2.03%) Websense
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Roc Search
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Venturi
Salary: £26000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus & training
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Rayleigh, Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £60,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago