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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 51 26
Rank change year-on-year -15 -25  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 25 37 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.59% 3.74% 7.07%
As % of the System Software category 18.94% 35.58% 57.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 48
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £42,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,100 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware Infrastructure 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 132 104 153
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 13.69% 10.53% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 120 76 92
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,300 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 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
Colchester -1 13 £52,500 -2.32%
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £28,000 -
Brentwood -10 2 £50,000 +17.64%
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Harlow - 1 £40,000 - 1
Maldon - 1 £51,859 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 62 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (67.74%) Linux
3 35 (56.45%) Windows
4 31 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 28 (45.16%) vSphere
6 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
7 23 (37.10%) Office 365
8 21 (33.87%) Windows Server
9 20 (32.26%) NAS
9 20 (32.26%) NetApp
9 20 (32.26%) Firewall
10 19 (30.65%) Perl
10 19 (30.65%) Virtual Machines
11 17 (27.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (25.81%) Red Hat
12 16 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
12 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (24.19%) SAN
13 15 (24.19%) Java
13 15 (24.19%) JBoss
14 14 (22.58%) Cisco
15 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
15 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (20.97%) Hyper-V
16 12 (19.35%) Citrix
17 11 (17.74%) DHCP
18 10 (16.13%) Apple
18 10 (16.13%) Windows 10
18 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
18 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure

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 15 (24.19%) JBoss
2 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.61%) Apache
6 1 (1.61%) Zimbra
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (37.10%) Office 365
2 16 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.84%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.26%) Firewall
1 20 (32.26%) NAS
2 15 (24.19%) SAN
3 11 (17.74%) DHCP
4 8 (12.90%) DNS
5 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
6 5 (8.06%) Internet
6 5 (8.06%) iSCSI
6 5 (8.06%) VLAN
6 5 (8.06%) VoIP
6 5 (8.06%) Wireless
7 4 (6.45%) BGP
7 4 (6.45%) BIG-IP
7 4 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (6.45%) FTP
7 4 (6.45%) HTTP
7 4 (6.45%) NetScreen
7 4 (6.45%) Network Security
7 4 (6.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (1.61%) Automotive
3 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) VMware Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) Linux Engineer
3 14 (22.58%) Storage Engineer
4 12 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (14.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (11.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Administrator
7 6 (9.68%) Support Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Active Directory Support
8 5 (8.06%) ICT Technician
8 5 (8.06%) Linux Scripter
8 5 (8.06%) Linux Support
8 5 (8.06%) Server Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Wintel Support
9 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Check Point Specialist
9 4 (6.45%) Cisco Network Specialist
9 4 (6.45%) SAN Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Fat Client
1 5 (8.06%) Thin Client
2 4 (6.45%) Driving Licence
2 4 (6.45%) Replication
3 3 (4.84%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 42 (67.74%) Linux
2 35 (56.45%) Windows
3 21 (33.87%) Windows Server
4 17 (27.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (16.13%) Windows 10
7 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
8 9 (14.52%) Unix
9 4 (6.45%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (4.84%) CentOS
10 3 (4.84%) Mac OS
10 3 (4.84%) Mac OS X
10 3 (4.84%) Mac OS X Server
10 3 (4.84%) SUSE
11 2 (3.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (1.61%) Android
12 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.06%) Email Filtering
1 5 (8.06%) ITIL
1 5 (8.06%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (8.06%) Line Management
2 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
2 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
2 4 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (6.45%) Time Management
3 3 (4.84%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.23%) Business Development
4 2 (3.23%) DevOps
4 2 (3.23%) Information Security
4 2 (3.23%) Presales
5 1 (1.61%) ITSM
5 1 (1.61%) Patch Management
5 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.61%) Project Planning
5 1 (1.61%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) Perl
2 15 (24.19%) Java
3 8 (12.90%) Python
4 5 (8.06%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) DBS Check
2 4 (6.45%) CCNP
2 4 (6.45%) CCSE
2 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (6.45%) MCSE
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.23%) CISM
System Software
1 31 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 28 (45.16%) vSphere
3 19 (30.65%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (20.97%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.23%) XenApp
6 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Nagios
1 8 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (11.29%) SCCM
3 5 (8.06%) ZABBIX
4 3 (4.84%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.61%) SCOM
6 1 (1.61%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
3 20 (32.26%) NetApp
4 16 (25.81%) Red Hat
5 14 (22.58%) Cisco
6 12 (19.35%) Citrix
7 10 (16.13%) Apple
8 8 (12.90%) Hortonworks
9 7 (11.29%) Veeam
10 6 (9.68%) F5
11 5 (8.06%) Dell
12 4 (6.45%) Blue Coat
12 4 (6.45%) CheckPoint
12 4 (6.45%) HP
12 4 (6.45%) Imperva
12 4 (6.45%) Infoblox
13 3 (4.84%) Oracle
13 3 (4.84%) SonicWALL
14 2 (3.23%) Acronis
14 2 (3.23%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Maldon, Essex
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Salary: £48,963 - £54,754 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago