Silva departs the club after a season and a half in charge at Goodison Park, with his final game in charge a Merseyside Derby thrashing at the hands of Liverpool FC.
Duncan Ferguson has been appointed as interim manager but the search is underway for a permanent successor to the Portuguese.
Here we look at some of the leading candidates to succeed Silva at Everton:
Who do you think will take over at Goodison Park? Let us know.