Period
to 24 February 2018

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 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 124 142
Rank change year-on-year +16 +18 -22
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 9 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.64% 0.50% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 5.92% 6.06% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 10
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.29% +78.05% -55.91%
10th Percentile £39,250 £30,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £56,500 £62,625 £31,375
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -16.67%

VMware ESXi is in the System Software category. The following 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.

All System Software Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 152 165 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 10.79% 8.27% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 136 115 238
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +38.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £23,752 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,250 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% +10.67% -

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

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 6 months to 24 February 2018.

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 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +30 1 £47,500 -9.52%
VMware ESXi
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) vSphere
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
3 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) Office 365
3 7 (77.78%) SolarWinds
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Software Deployment
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) SAP
4 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
4 6 (66.67%) LAN
4 6 (66.67%) WAN
4 6 (66.67%) DHCP
4 6 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (66.67%) NetApp
4 6 (66.67%) Intranet
4 6 (66.67%) Internet
4 6 (66.67%) VPN
4 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 6 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (55.56%) Driving Licence
5 5 (55.56%) Novell Certification
5 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (55.56%) Finance
5 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
5 5 (55.56%) SCCM
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring 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 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 6 (66.67%) Internet
3 6 (66.67%) Intranet
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) VPN
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (44.44%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (44.44%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (55.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
2 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Security Hardening
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Novell Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CISM
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SANS
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) vSphere
2 6 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) AirWatch
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco CME
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (11.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) SolarWinds
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) NetApp
3 6 (66.67%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) Draytek
4 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 1 (11.11%) McAfee
4 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
4 1 (11.11%) Sophos