Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 81 49
Rank change year-on-year +4 -32 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 33 58 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.35% 2.74% 4.35%
As % of the System Software category 26.61% 34.94% 43.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 42 76
Essex median annual salary £52,500 £43,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +19.86% -23.16%
10th Percentile £33,175 £30,500 £24,625
90th Percentile £57,550 £72,750 £52,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 124 166 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 8.83% 7.83% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 107 125 198
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +31.75% -17.11%
10th Percentile £22,400 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,050 £55,000 £47,500
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +9.09% +2.67%

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +5 8 £52,500 -4.55%
Chelmsford +1 8 £55,500 +33.73%
Basildon +15 4 £35,000 +18.64%
Harlow -11 2 £46,000 +27.78%
Witham -10 1 - -
Maldon - 1 £51,859 -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (66.67%) Windows
3 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
4 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (39.39%) PowerShell
6 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (36.36%) Office 365
7 11 (33.33%) vSphere
7 11 (33.33%) Puppet
7 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 11 (33.33%) SAN
7 11 (33.33%) Linux
8 10 (30.30%) Windows Server
9 9 (27.27%) Continuous Deployment
9 9 (27.27%) JUnit
9 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
9 9 (27.27%) NetApp
9 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
9 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (27.27%) CMDB
9 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (27.27%) Hudson
9 9 (27.27%) vCloud
9 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
10 8 (24.24%) SDLC
10 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
10 8 (24.24%) NAS
10 8 (24.24%) PyUnit
11 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 7 (21.21%) JBoss
2 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) Zimbra
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) Office 365
2 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) SAN
2 8 (24.24%) NAS
3 4 (12.12%) Firewall
3 4 (12.12%) LAN
3 4 (12.12%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.03%) DHCP
5 1 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) IPsec
5 1 (3.03%) OpenVPN
5 1 (3.03%) PBX
5 1 (3.03%) Softphone
5 1 (3.03%) VLAN
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Hudson
1 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 9 (27.27%) JUnit
1 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 8 (24.24%) PyUnit
3 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Configuration Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Software Configuration Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Server Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Storage Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Administrator
7 3 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Consultant
7 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (9.09%) IT Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Linux Server Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) SAN Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Office 365 Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) VMWare Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) CMDB
2 2 (6.06%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (33.33%) Linux
5 10 (30.30%) Windows Server
6 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
1 9 (27.27%) Continuous Deployment
1 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (24.24%) SDLC
3 7 (21.21%) DevOps
4 5 (15.15%) ITIL
5 4 (12.12%) Software Deployment
5 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.09%) Change Management
6 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Measurement
6 3 (9.09%) Server Building
6 3 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.03%) IT Strategy
7 1 (3.03%) Line Management
7 1 (3.03%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.03%) Security Management
7 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) PowerShell
2 7 (21.21%) Java
2 7 (21.21%) Perl
3 3 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.06%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 11 (33.33%) vSphere
3 9 (27.27%) vCloud
4 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
5 6 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (18.18%) XenApp
6 2 (6.06%) KVM
7 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) Puppet
2 7 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (12.12%) Nagios
4 3 (9.09%) Ansible
5 2 (6.06%) SCCM
5 2 (6.06%) Terraform
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (3.03%) SCOM
6 1 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) NetApp
4 7 (21.21%) Citrix
4 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco
6 4 (12.12%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.03%) Apple
7 1 (3.03%) Dell
7 1 (3.03%) F5
7 1 (3.03%) Hortonworks
7 1 (3.03%) Open-E
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) Veeam