Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 76 61
Rank change year-on-year -7 -15 -31
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 30 62 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.08% 3.19% 4.27%
As % of the System Software category 14.85% 26.96% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 50 63
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +58.73% -25.88%
10th Percentile £30,975 £31,025 £19,250
90th Percentile £53,875 £54,375 £57,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 202 230 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 14.00% 11.83% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 169 191 183
Essex median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +15.94% -11.54%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £19,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +3.90%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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
Basildon -4 5 - -
Colchester -23 4 £33,500 -36.19%
Chelmsford +16 3 - -
Brentwood +13 3 £50,000 -
Canvey Island - 2 £34,500 -
Loughton - 2 £46,250 -
Harwich - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (73.33%) Windows
3 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (70.00%) vSphere
4 18 (60.00%) Office 365
4 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
6 15 (50.00%) Cisco
6 15 (50.00%) Firewall
6 15 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 12 (40.00%) SAN
7 12 (40.00%) DNS
7 12 (40.00%) SCCM
7 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 11 (36.67%) SQL
9 10 (33.33%) DHCP
9 10 (33.33%) Citrix
9 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (33.33%) Windows 10
10 9 (30.00%) HP
11 8 (26.67%) VPN
11 8 (26.67%) LAN
11 8 (26.67%) WAN
11 8 (26.67%) Veeam
11 8 (26.67%) XenApp
11 8 (26.67%) Patch Management
11 8 (26.67%) Data Centre

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 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.67%) Zimbra
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (60.00%) Office 365
2 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (23.33%) Mimecast
4 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) Firewall
2 12 (40.00%) DNS
2 12 (40.00%) SAN
3 10 (33.33%) DHCP
4 8 (26.67%) LAN
4 8 (26.67%) VPN
4 8 (26.67%) WAN
5 7 (23.33%) Internet
5 7 (23.33%) iSCSI
5 7 (23.33%) NAS
5 7 (23.33%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (16.67%) Intranet
6 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.67%) IPsec
7 2 (6.67%) OpenVPN
7 2 (6.67%) PBX
7 2 (6.67%) Softphone
8 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
8 1 (3.33%) VLAN
8 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Back Office
2 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 9 (30.00%) IT Manager
3 8 (26.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (10.00%) IT Support
7 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Systems Support
8 2 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.67%) Replication
3 4 (13.33%) Driving Licence
4 3 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (10.00%) Private Cloud
4 3 (10.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) APACS
5 1 (3.33%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (3.33%) EFT
5 1 (3.33%) EFTPOS
5 1 (3.33%) EMV
5 1 (3.33%) EPoS
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 6 (20.00%) Linux
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Patch Management
2 7 (23.33%) Software Deployment
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (16.67%) High Availability
3 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
5 3 (10.00%) Commercial Awareness
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 3 (10.00%) Security Management
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) Information Security
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.33%) Mobile Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (3.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
1 4 (13.33%) Novell Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) vSphere
2 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (26.67%) XenApp
5 7 (23.33%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
8 1 (3.33%) vCloud
8 1 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) SCCM
2 6 (20.00%) WSUS
3 3 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.33%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.33%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (50.00%) Cisco
4 10 (33.33%) Citrix
5 9 (30.00%) HP
6 8 (26.67%) Veeam
7 5 (16.67%) NetApp
7 5 (16.67%) SAP
7 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds
8 3 (10.00%) Dell
8 3 (10.00%) Symantec
9 2 (6.67%) Apple
9 2 (6.67%) Open-E
10 1 (3.33%) Cubic Transportation
10 1 (3.33%) Elavon
10 1 (3.33%) Hypercom
10 1 (3.33%) Ingenico
10 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
10 1 (3.33%) Thales
10 1 (3.33%) WorldPay