Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 81 60
Rank change year-on-year -1 -21 -24
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 36 61 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.42% 3.14% 4.56%
As % of the System Software category 18.56% 26.29% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32 47 68
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £26,875
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +86.05% -39.61%
10th Percentile £31,325 £29,900 £19,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £61,250 £59,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%

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 194 232 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 13.06% 11.93% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 174 176 210
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.98% -19.23%
10th Percentile £26,075 £25,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £68,375 £57,500 £57,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% +6.67%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -17 10 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Brentwood +19 3 £50,000 +5.26%
Chelmsford +10 2 £30,000 -
Loughton - 2 £46,250 - 1
Waltham Abbey - 2 £38,250 -
Canvey Island - 1 £29,000 -
Harwich - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 36 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (86.11%) Office 365
3 24 (66.67%) Windows
3 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 21 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 21 (58.33%) vSphere
5 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (50.00%) SCCM
6 17 (47.22%) Hyper-V
6 17 (47.22%) Windows Server
7 16 (44.44%) Firewall
8 15 (41.67%) LAN
8 15 (41.67%) WAN
9 14 (38.89%) VPN
10 13 (36.11%) NetApp
11 12 (33.33%) DNS
11 12 (33.33%) Cisco
11 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
12 11 (30.56%) DHCP
12 11 (30.56%) Linux
13 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
14 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
14 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
14 9 (25.00%) HP
14 9 (25.00%) SAN
14 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
15 8 (22.22%) Software Deployment

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 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (16.67%) JBoss
3 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (13.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.56%) Zimbra
6 1 (2.78%) Apache
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (86.11%) Office 365
2 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (19.44%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.78%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) Firewall
2 15 (41.67%) LAN
2 15 (41.67%) WAN
3 14 (38.89%) VPN
4 12 (33.33%) DNS
5 11 (30.56%) DHCP
6 9 (25.00%) SAN
6 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (22.22%) Internet
7 8 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (16.67%) Intranet
8 6 (16.67%) VLAN
8 6 (16.67%) VoIP
9 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
10 4 (11.11%) NAS
11 2 (5.56%) IPsec
11 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
11 2 (5.56%) OpenVPN
11 2 (5.56%) PBX
11 2 (5.56%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (13.89%) IT Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) NetApp Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.56%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Support
7 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.89%) Blackberry
2 5 (13.89%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.78%) APACS
3 1 (2.78%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (2.78%) EFT
3 1 (2.78%) EFTPOS
3 1 (2.78%) EMV
3 1 (2.78%) EPoS
3 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (47.22%) Windows Server
4 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (30.56%) Linux
6 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
7 5 (13.89%) Windows 10
7 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
8 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (5.56%) CentOS
9 2 (5.56%) SUSE
9 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.78%) Unix
10 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Patch Management
1 8 (22.22%) Software Deployment
2 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity
4 4 (11.11%) DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) Security Management
6 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.56%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (2.78%) Commercial Awareness
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.78%) Information Security
7 1 (2.78%) Information Security Management
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile Commerce
7 1 (2.78%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (2.78%) Project Management
7 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) Java
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.89%) MCITP
2 5 (13.89%) Novell Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 21 (58.33%) vSphere
2 17 (47.22%) Hyper-V
3 12 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (8.33%) XenApp
6 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.78%) vCloud
7 1 (2.78%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (50.00%) SCCM
2 6 (16.67%) WSUS
3 5 (13.89%) Nagios
3 5 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.78%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.78%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (36.11%) NetApp
4 12 (33.33%) Cisco
5 9 (25.00%) HP
6 7 (19.44%) SAP
7 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 6 (16.67%) SolarWinds
8 5 (13.89%) Citrix
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle
9 3 (8.33%) Dell
9 3 (8.33%) Symantec
9 3 (8.33%) Veeam
10 2 (5.56%) Apple
10 2 (5.56%) Open-E
11 1 (2.78%) Hortonworks
11 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
11 1 (2.78%) TSYS
11 1 (2.78%) VeriFone
11 1 (2.78%) VocaLink