Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 82 86
Rank change year-on-year +19 +4 -19
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 32 38 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.12% 2.73% 2.23%
As % of the System Software category 20.65% 27.34% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 33
Essex median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% +25.00%
10th Percentile £28,100 £32,725 £30,500
90th Percentile £64,000 £57,275 £73,750
East of England median annual salary £43,870 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.51% +5.88% -

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 155 139 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.12% 9.97% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 109 121 97
Essex median annual salary £29,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.44% +8.43% +37.19%
10th Percentile £18,900 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £64,424
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +10.67%

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 24 January 2019.

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 24 January 2019. 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 +32 10 - - 1
Basildon -3 9 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Brentwood - 3 £55,000 -
Colchester +13 2 £32,500 -38.10%
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 25 (78.13%) Windows
4 24 (75.00%) Citrix
5 23 (71.88%) vSphere
6 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
7 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (59.38%) Windows Server
8 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (59.38%) HP
9 18 (56.25%) DNS
9 18 (56.25%) SCCM
10 17 (53.13%) Change Management
11 16 (50.00%) Management Information System
11 16 (50.00%) ITIL
11 16 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (50.00%) Data Centre
12 15 (46.88%) BitLocker
12 15 (46.88%) SCOM
12 15 (46.88%) Brocade
12 15 (46.88%) 3PAR
12 15 (46.88%) VMware ESXi
12 15 (46.88%) Fibre Channel
12 15 (46.88%) XenDesktop
12 15 (46.88%) Microsoft App-V
12 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (43.75%) Asset Management
14 13 (40.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 13 (40.63%) Service Management
14 13 (40.63%) Risk Management

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 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) Mimecast
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) DNS
2 15 (46.88%) Fibre Channel
3 11 (34.38%) Firewall
4 8 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (9.38%) DHCP
6 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
6 2 (6.25%) LAN
6 2 (6.25%) NAS
6 2 (6.25%) WAN
6 2 (6.25%) Wireless
7 1 (3.13%) BGP
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
7 1 (3.13%) IPsec
7 1 (3.13%) Network Security
7 1 (3.13%) NX-OS
7 1 (3.13%) SSL
7 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) QlikView
General
1 8 (25.00%) Electronics
2 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Data Centre Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (21.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) IT Support
4 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 16 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.13%) IVR
2 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (59.38%) Windows Server
3 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Change Management
2 16 (50.00%) ITIL
3 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (43.75%) Asset Management
5 13 (40.63%) Customer Engagement
5 13 (40.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 13 (40.63%) Risk Management
5 13 (40.63%) Service Management
5 13 (40.63%) Six Sigma
5 13 (40.63%) Technical Leadership
5 13 (40.63%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (25.00%) Line Management
9 3 (9.38%) Patch Management
9 3 (9.38%) Security Patching
10 2 (6.25%) Commercial Awareness
11 1 (3.13%) Antivirus Management
11 1 (3.13%) Server Virtualisation
11 1 (3.13%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) C
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (40.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.13%) CCIE
3 1 (3.13%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (3.13%) CCNP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 23 (71.88%) vSphere
3 15 (46.88%) BitLocker
3 15 (46.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 15 (46.88%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (46.88%) XenDesktop
4 8 (25.00%) XenApp
5 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 3 (9.38%) vCloud
7 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.13%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) SCCM
2 15 (46.88%) SCOM
3 13 (40.63%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (40.63%) PowerCLI
3 13 (40.63%) Puppet
4 3 (9.38%) Nagios
4 3 (9.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (75.00%) Citrix
3 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 19 (59.38%) HP
5 15 (46.88%) 3PAR
5 15 (46.88%) Brocade
6 9 (28.13%) Cisco
7 4 (12.50%) Meraki
8 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.13%) Aruba
9 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.13%) Dell
9 1 (3.13%) Fujitsu
9 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
9 1 (3.13%) Sophos