Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 81 55
Rank change year-on-year +9 -26 -17
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 47 47 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.32% 2.38% 4.36%
As % of the System Software category 30.92% 29.56% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 42 40 88
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +38.89% -30.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £56,575 £73,750 £50,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +5.00%

VMware Infrastructure 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 152 159 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 10.73% 8.06% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 134 111 238
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +38.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £23,653 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% +10.67% -

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Essex

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Essex

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Essex over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Essex

VMware Infrastructure
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 Infrastructure within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 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
Colchester +9 9 £51,250 - 1
Chelmsford +13 7 £55,500 +33.73% 1
Basildon 0 4 £35,000 +17.65%
Brentwood +19 2 £50,000 -31.03%
Harlow - 2 £46,000 -
Waltham Abbey - 2 £38,250 -
Witham - 1 - -
Thurrock - 1 £24,882 -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (70.21%) Windows
3 28 (59.57%) Office 365
4 26 (55.32%) Active Directory
5 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
5 21 (44.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (40.43%) vSphere
6 19 (40.43%) Windows Server
7 17 (36.17%) LAN
7 17 (36.17%) WAN
8 16 (34.04%) SCCM
8 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (31.91%) Firewall
9 15 (31.91%) SAN
9 15 (31.91%) NetApp
10 14 (29.79%) Virtual Machines
11 13 (27.66%) VPN
11 13 (27.66%) Hyper-V
12 12 (25.53%) Cisco
13 11 (23.40%) Linux
13 11 (23.40%) Software Deployment
14 10 (21.28%) Citrix
14 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
15 9 (19.15%) XenApp
15 9 (19.15%) DevOps
16 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
16 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
16 8 (17.02%) Puppet
16 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
16 8 (17.02%) Wi-Fi

VMware Infrastructure
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 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.77%) JBoss
2 6 (12.77%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.26%) Zimbra
Cloud Services
1 28 (59.57%) Office 365
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.38%) Mimecast
5 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.13%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.17%) LAN
1 17 (36.17%) WAN
2 15 (31.91%) Firewall
2 15 (31.91%) SAN
3 13 (27.66%) VPN
4 8 (17.02%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (14.89%) DHCP
5 7 (14.89%) DNS
5 7 (14.89%) Internet
6 6 (12.77%) Intranet
6 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
6 6 (12.77%) VLAN
6 6 (12.77%) VoIP
7 5 (10.64%) Ethernet
8 4 (8.51%) NAS
9 3 (6.38%) iSCSI
10 2 (4.26%) IPsec
10 2 (4.26%) OpenVPN
10 2 (4.26%) PBX
10 2 (4.26%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Hudson
1 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
1 6 (12.77%) JUnit
1 6 (12.77%) PyUnit
1 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Configuration Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (10.64%) Software Configuration Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) IT Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (8.51%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) NetApp Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.77%) CMDB
3 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
3 5 (10.64%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.26%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) APACS
5 1 (2.13%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (2.13%) EFT
5 1 (2.13%) EFTPOS
5 1 (2.13%) EMV
5 1 (2.13%) EPoS
5 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.13%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (70.21%) Windows
2 21 (44.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (40.43%) Windows Server
4 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (23.40%) Linux
6 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
7 6 (12.77%) Windows 8
8 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (6.38%) Windows 10
10 2 (4.26%) CentOS
10 2 (4.26%) SUSE
10 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
11 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Software Deployment
2 9 (19.15%) DevOps
3 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.77%) Continuous Deployment
4 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (12.77%) SDLC
5 5 (10.64%) Business Continuity
5 5 (10.64%) Patch Management
6 4 (8.51%) Test Automation
7 3 (6.38%) Change Management
7 3 (6.38%) ITIL
7 3 (6.38%) Server Building
7 3 (6.38%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (4.26%) Security Management
9 1 (2.13%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.13%) Mobile Commerce
9 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.77%) Java
3 4 (8.51%) Perl
3 4 (8.51%) SQL
4 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.26%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.64%) MCITP
2 5 (10.64%) Novell Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CCNA
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.13%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 26 (55.32%) Active Directory
2 19 (40.43%) vSphere
3 14 (29.79%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (27.66%) Hyper-V
5 9 (19.15%) XenApp
6 6 (12.77%) vCloud
6 6 (12.77%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.26%) KVM
8 1 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (2.13%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (34.04%) SCCM
2 8 (17.02%) Puppet
3 7 (14.89%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (10.64%) Nagios
5 4 (8.51%) WSUS
6 2 (4.26%) Ansible
6 2 (4.26%) Terraform
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (2.13%) SCOM
7 1 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (2.13%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
3 15 (31.91%) NetApp
4 12 (25.53%) Cisco
5 10 (21.28%) Citrix
6 8 (17.02%) HP
7 7 (14.89%) SAP
8 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
8 6 (12.77%) SolarWinds
9 4 (8.51%) Oracle
10 2 (4.26%) Apple
10 2 (4.26%) Dell
10 2 (4.26%) Open-E
10 2 (4.26%) Veeam
11 1 (2.13%) Elavon
11 1 (2.13%) Ingenico
11 1 (2.13%) TSYS
11 1 (2.13%) VeriFone
11 1 (2.13%) VocaLink
11 1 (2.13%) WorldPay