The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESXi
Rank 84 90 95
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 4 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.40% 1.02% 0.73%
As % of the System Software category 3.74% 7.01% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 9
Median salary £42,500 £20,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +107.31% -31.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.50% +6.66%  

VMware ESXi is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 107 157 215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 10.63% 14.56% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 73 117 158
Median salary £45,000 £28,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.71% -37.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Essex

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Essex

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Essex over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Essex

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood - 2 £45,000 -
Colchester -6 1 £23,500 -32.85%
Wickford - 1 £40,000 -
VMware ESXi
East of England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
1 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
4 5 (55.56%) Operations Management
4 5 (55.56%) WatchGuard
4 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
4 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
4 5 (55.56%) Backup Exec
4 5 (55.56%) Retail
4 5 (55.56%) MySQL
4 5 (55.56%) EDI
4 5 (55.56%) VoIP
4 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) SNMP

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) SNMP
3 5 (55.56%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) FTP
4 2 (22.22%) HTTP
4 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
4 2 (22.22%) SMTP
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
General
1 5 (55.56%) Manufacturing
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) IT Support
2 5 (55.56%) Business Manager
2 5 (55.56%) IT Manager
2 5 (55.56%) IT Support Manager
2 5 (55.56%) Support Manager
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) EDI
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Mac OS X
3 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (55.56%) Operations Management
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
4 3 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Backup Exec
1 5 (55.56%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Sophos
3 5 (55.56%) WatchGuard
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL