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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank - 28 72
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 0 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 6.64% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category - 40.48% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 1
Median salary - £55,000 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.69%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
13 42 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.74% 16.41% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 54
Median salary £35,000 £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £36,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £36,700 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESX 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 Bedford region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) MCSA
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) MCP
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (33.33%) Intel
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Server Building

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Presales
1 2 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCSA
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) MCITP
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) VCP5
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) MCDST
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Intel