The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 52 57 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 5 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.53% 1.28% 2.46%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% 13.89% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £36,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £37,500 £37,850
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +1.17%
VMware ESX
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

System Software Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
25 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.65% 9.23% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 31
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Bedford region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Bedford

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
4 7 (63.64%) Intel
4 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (63.64%) vSphere
4 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 6 (54.55%) Windows
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (45.45%) MCSE
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) Citrix
6 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (45.45%) XenApp
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (36.36%) ITIL
7 4 (36.36%) MCP
7 4 (36.36%) MCSA
7 4 (36.36%) HP
7 4 (36.36%) SAN
7 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (36.36%) Degree
7 4 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (36.36%) VCP5
8 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 3 (27.27%) Client/Server

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
1 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) DMZ
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Wintel Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) People Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (45.45%) MCSE
4 4 (36.36%) MCSA
4 4 (36.36%) MCP
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) VCP5
5 1 (9.09%) MCITP
5 1 (9.09%) CCNA
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) vSphere
4 5 (45.45%) XenApp
5 3 (27.27%) VMFS
5 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (27.27%) vCloud
6 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
6 2 (18.18%) Xen
7 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Intel
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) EMC
5 3 (27.27%) NetApp
6 1 (9.09%) CA
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) Dell
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