Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 114 124
Rank change year-on-year +31 +10 +18
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 17 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.40% 0.21% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 9.34% 2.31% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 10
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £47,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £44,000 £80,000 £62,625
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.53% +9.41% -5.56%

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 182 130 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 14.97% 9.23% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 125 113 125
Essex median annual salary £31,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.11% +8.43% +29.69%
10th Percentile £19,750 £22,300 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £57,500 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.46% +9.09%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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
Harlow - 8 - -
Basildon - 2 £35,000 -
Loughton - 1 £60,000 -
VMware ESXi
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) vSphere
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (58.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
3 9 (52.94%) Citrix
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (52.94%) XenDesktop
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (47.06%) PowerCLI
4 8 (47.06%) Customer Engagement
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
4 8 (47.06%) NAS
4 8 (47.06%) Brocade
4 8 (47.06%) SonicWALL
4 8 (47.06%) Draytek
4 8 (47.06%) SCCM
4 8 (47.06%) SCOM
4 8 (47.06%) Puppet
4 8 (47.06%) 3PAR
4 8 (47.06%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (47.06%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (47.06%) Vulnerability Management

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 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (47.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
3 8 (47.06%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (47.06%) NAS
3 8 (47.06%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (47.06%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Data Centre Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
1 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Asset Management
2 8 (47.06%) Change Management
2 8 (47.06%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (47.06%) Customer Engagement
2 8 (47.06%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Line Management
2 8 (47.06%) Risk Management
2 8 (47.06%) Service Management
2 8 (47.06%) Six Sigma
2 8 (47.06%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (5.88%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 17 (100.00%) vSphere
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (52.94%) XenDesktop
3 8 (47.06%) BitLocker
3 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (47.06%) PowerCLI
1 8 (47.06%) Puppet
1 8 (47.06%) SCCM
1 8 (47.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Citrix
3 8 (47.06%) 3PAR
3 8 (47.06%) Brocade
3 8 (47.06%) Draytek
3 8 (47.06%) HP
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) SonicWALL