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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 51 29
Rank change year-on-year +1 -22  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 40 57 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.96% 5.31% 7.29%
As % of the System Software category 36.36% 36.77% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 41 65
Median salary £52,500 £25,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +105.88% -49.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £20,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 110 155 215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 10.90% 14.43% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 78 116 159
Median salary £45,000 £28,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.71% -37.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +14 22 £52,500 +54.41%
Brentwood +3 4 £45,000 -25.00%
Basildon +2 2 £25,500 +4.08%
Harlow - 1 £40,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 66 (100.00%) VMware
2 44 (66.67%) Windows
3 36 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 34 (51.52%) Windows Server
5 31 (46.97%) Linux
6 26 (39.39%) MS Exchange
6 26 (39.39%) Cisco
6 26 (39.39%) Firewall
7 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 22 (33.33%) Citrix
8 22 (33.33%) vSphere
9 20 (30.30%) Office 365
10 19 (28.79%) SAN
11 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
12 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (24.24%) Virtual Machines
13 15 (22.73%) DNS
14 14 (21.21%) Windows 7
15 13 (19.70%) Amazon AWS
15 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (18.18%) CheckPoint
16 12 (18.18%) NetApp
16 12 (18.18%) NAS
17 11 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 11 (16.67%) SCCM
17 11 (16.67%) Nagios
17 11 (16.67%) ITIL
18 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
18 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
18 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008

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 26 (39.39%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.61%) JBoss
4 5 (7.58%) IIS
5 1 (1.52%) Apache
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (30.30%) Office 365
2 13 (19.70%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 26 (39.39%) Firewall
2 19 (28.79%) SAN
3 15 (22.73%) DNS
4 12 (18.18%) NAS
5 10 (15.15%) iSCSI
6 9 (13.64%) LAN
6 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 9 (13.64%) Wireless
7 8 (12.12%) WAN
8 7 (10.61%) DHCP
8 7 (10.61%) VoIP
9 5 (7.58%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (7.58%) Internet
9 5 (7.58%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (7.58%) SNMP
9 5 (7.58%) VLAN
9 5 (7.58%) VPN
10 4 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (6.06%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.58%) MySQL
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (7.58%) Finance
1 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
1 5 (7.58%) Retail
2 2 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (1.52%) Automotive
3 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) IT Support
6 5 (7.58%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Architect
6 5 (7.58%) Business Manager
6 5 (7.58%) ICT Technician
6 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (7.58%) IT Manager
6 5 (7.58%) IT Support Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Server Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Support Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) Web Services
2 5 (7.58%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 6 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 5 (7.58%) Replication
3 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.06%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.03%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (66.67%) Windows
2 34 (51.52%) Windows Server
3 31 (46.97%) Linux
4 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (21.21%) Windows 7
6 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (15.15%) Windows 8
8 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (13.64%) Windows 10
10 6 (9.09%) Unix
11 5 (7.58%) Mac OS X
11 5 (7.58%) Ubuntu
12 2 (3.03%) Android
12 2 (3.03%) CentOS
12 2 (3.03%) SUSE
13 1 (1.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) ITIL
2 9 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 5 (7.58%) Email Filtering
3 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (7.58%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (7.58%) Operations Management
3 5 (7.58%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
4 4 (6.06%) Line Management
4 4 (6.06%) Logistics
4 4 (6.06%) Project Management
4 4 (6.06%) SDLC
5 3 (4.55%) Change Control
5 3 (4.55%) Change Management
5 3 (4.55%) Security Patching
5 3 (4.55%) Time Management
6 2 (3.03%) Business Development
6 2 (3.03%) Information Security
6 2 (3.03%) ITSM
6 2 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) Perl
1 9 (13.64%) SQL
2 7 (10.61%) Java
3 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
3 5 (7.58%) Python
4 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.58%) DBS Check
3 4 (6.06%) CCNA
3 4 (6.06%) CCNP
3 4 (6.06%) CCSE
3 4 (6.06%) Degree
4 3 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (4.55%) MCSE
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.03%) CISM
System Software
1 36 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 22 (33.33%) vSphere
3 16 (24.24%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (13.64%) Hyper-V
5 8 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (12.12%) XenDesktop
6 5 (7.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 5 (7.58%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (7.58%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.55%) XenApp
8 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (16.67%) Nagios
1 11 (16.67%) SCCM
2 6 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.58%) Backup Exec
3 5 (7.58%) ZABBIX
4 4 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (39.39%) Cisco
3 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 22 (33.33%) Citrix
5 12 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 12 (18.18%) NetApp
6 9 (13.64%) Red Hat
7 7 (10.61%) Apple
8 6 (9.09%) Blue Coat
8 6 (9.09%) Hortonworks
8 6 (9.09%) HP
9 5 (7.58%) EMC
9 5 (7.58%) F5
9 5 (7.58%) Sophos
9 5 (7.58%) Veeam
9 5 (7.58%) WatchGuard
10 4 (6.06%) Imperva
10 4 (6.06%) Infoblox
10 4 (6.06%) Juniper
11 3 (4.55%) SolarWinds
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