The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Rank 65 93 82
Rank change year-on-year +28 -11  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 24 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.35% 1.02% 1.51%
As % of the System Software category 22.22% 6.96% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 13
Median salary £47,500 £25,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +86.27% -52.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £30,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.75% -5.88%  

vSphere 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 108 158 216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 10.56% 14.64% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 74 118 159
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 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing vSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Essex

vSphere
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere in Essex.

Salary trend for vSphere in Essex

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Essex over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Essex

vSphere
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 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 +8 13 £50,000 +81.81% 1
Brentwood +11 1 - -
Basildon +9 1 £30,000 +17.64%
Wickford - 1 £40,000 -
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing vSphere 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 vSphere.

1 30 (88.24%) VMware
2 26 (76.47%) Linux
3 21 (61.76%) Windows
4 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (55.88%) Windows Server
6 16 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
7 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 14 (41.18%) SCCM
8 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (35.29%) Red Hat
10 10 (29.41%) Citrix
10 10 (29.41%) Thin Client
10 10 (29.41%) Fat Client
10 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
11 9 (26.47%) Nagios
11 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
11 9 (26.47%) SCOM
12 8 (23.53%) NetBackup
12 8 (23.53%) Symantec
12 8 (23.53%) Unix
12 8 (23.53%) Virtual Machines
12 8 (23.53%) Capacity Management
12 8 (23.53%) Office 365
13 7 (20.59%) NAS
13 7 (20.59%) MS Office
13 7 (20.59%) Perl
13 7 (20.59%) NetApp
13 7 (20.59%) Apple

vSphere
Top Related 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 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Office 365
2 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) NAS
2 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 5 (14.71%) Internet
2 5 (14.71%) iSCSI
2 5 (14.71%) SAN
2 5 (14.71%) VLAN
2 5 (14.71%) Wireless
3 4 (11.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (2.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Administrator
1 8 (23.53%) Storage Engineer
1 8 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (23.53%) Windows Administrator
1 8 (23.53%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 6 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) ICT Technician
3 5 (14.71%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.94%) IT Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Server Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
1 10 (29.41%) Fat Client
1 10 (29.41%) Thin Client
2 5 (14.71%) Replication
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.76%) e-Health
3 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Linux
2 21 (61.76%) Windows
3 19 (55.88%) Windows Server
4 16 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (23.53%) Unix
7 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
7 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
7 5 (14.71%) Windows 8
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.88%) Android
9 1 (2.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
2 8 (23.53%) Capacity Management
3 5 (14.71%) Email Filtering
3 5 (14.71%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (14.71%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (11.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.76%) Structured Programming
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (5.88%) ITSM
6 1 (2.94%) DevOps
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL
6 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Perl
2 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 4 (11.76%) Java
2 4 (11.76%) Python
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) DBS Check
2 4 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 8 (23.53%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) XenApp
4 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) SCCM
2 9 (26.47%) Nagios
2 9 (26.47%) SCOM
3 8 (23.53%) NetBackup
4 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (11.76%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (11.76%) OpenView
5 4 (11.76%) Tivoli
5 4 (11.76%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 4 (11.76%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) VMware
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) Red Hat
4 10 (29.41%) Citrix
5 8 (23.53%) Symantec
6 7 (20.59%) Apple
6 7 (20.59%) NetApp
7 6 (17.65%) HP
8 5 (14.71%) Cisco
8 5 (14.71%) Hortonworks
8 5 (14.71%) Veeam
9 4 (11.76%) BMC
9 4 (11.76%) CA
9 4 (11.76%) Compuware
9 4 (11.76%) Dynatrace
9 4 (11.76%) IBM
9 4 (11.76%) Nimsoft
10 2 (5.88%) AppSense
10 2 (5.88%) Dell
10 2 (5.88%) Oracle
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
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