Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 83 75
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8 -38
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 27 41 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.08% 2.49% 2.97%
As % of the System Software category 13.37% 21.81% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 30
Essex median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £28,000 £31,250 £38,375
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £62,625
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% - +8.75%

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 202 188 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.60% 11.42% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 148 164 128
Essex median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +9.68% +4.03%
10th Percentile £20,500 £26,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £56,625 £57,500 £52,875
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +10.39%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
Harlow +9 7 - - 1
Basildon +1 7 £56,250 - 1
Chelmsford +2 3 - - 1
Colchester -1 2 £29,500 -43.81% 1
Loughton - 2 £46,250 -
Brentwood +15 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Canvey Island - 1 £40,000 -
Harwich - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (85.19%) Windows
3 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 20 (74.07%) Windows Server
5 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (70.37%) vSphere
5 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
6 17 (62.96%) Citrix
6 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (51.85%) DNS
8 12 (44.44%) Cisco
8 12 (44.44%) SQL
8 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (37.04%) Firewall
9 10 (37.04%) ITIL
9 10 (37.04%) HP
9 10 (37.04%) SCCM
9 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
10 9 (33.33%) Windows 10
10 9 (33.33%) SAN
11 8 (29.63%) SLA
11 8 (29.63%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (29.63%) XenApp
11 8 (29.63%) XenDesktop
11 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
11 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (25.93%) Puppet
12 7 (25.93%) 3PAR
12 7 (25.93%) Fibre Channel

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 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (22.22%) Office 365
3 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (11.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) DNS
2 10 (37.04%) Firewall
3 9 (33.33%) SAN
4 7 (25.93%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (25.93%) NAS
5 6 (22.22%) DHCP
5 6 (22.22%) iSCSI
6 3 (11.11%) LAN
6 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.11%) WAN
7 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.70%) VLAN
7 1 (3.70%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) QlikView
General
1 7 (25.93%) Electronics
2 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (18.52%) Back Office
4 3 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (3.70%) Automotive
5 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (25.93%) Data Centre Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) IT Manager
4 5 (18.52%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) IT Support
7 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
3 5 (18.52%) Replication
4 3 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (11.11%) Private Cloud
4 3 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server
3 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
7 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
9 2 (7.41%) Linux
10 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) Asset Management
3 7 (25.93%) Change Management
3 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (25.93%) Customer Engagement
3 7 (25.93%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (25.93%) Line Management
3 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
3 7 (25.93%) Service Management
3 7 (25.93%) Six Sigma
3 7 (25.93%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (18.52%) High Availability
4 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (14.81%) Commercial Awareness
6 3 (11.11%) Patch Management
6 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 19 (70.37%) vSphere
3 8 (29.63%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (29.63%) XenApp
3 8 (29.63%) XenDesktop
4 7 (25.93%) BitLocker
4 7 (25.93%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) SCCM
2 7 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (25.93%) PowerCLI
2 7 (25.93%) Puppet
2 7 (25.93%) SCOM
3 3 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (11.11%) WSUS
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 17 (62.96%) Citrix
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco
5 10 (37.04%) HP
6 7 (25.93%) 3PAR
6 7 (25.93%) Brocade
7 5 (18.52%) Veeam
8 3 (11.11%) Symantec
9 1 (3.70%) Dell
9 1 (3.70%) Oracle