The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 77 107 51
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -56
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 12 8 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.06% 0.62% 4.47%
As % of the System Software category 11.88% 5.19% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 49
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,650 £46,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -8.69%
VMware ESX
East of England

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

System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
101 154 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.96% 11.89% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 83 138 142
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 9 £51,750 -
Luton -5 1 £50,000 +11.73%
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (87.10%) vSphere
3 26 (83.87%) Citrix
4 25 (80.65%) XenApp
5 23 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
5 23 (74.19%) Windows
6 22 (70.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 21 (67.74%) MS Exchange
8 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (61.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
9 19 (61.29%) Intel
10 18 (58.06%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
12 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (45.16%) ITIL
13 14 (45.16%) MCSE
13 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (38.71%) VCP5
15 11 (35.48%) MCSA
15 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
16 10 (32.26%) MCP
16 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
17 7 (22.58%) SQL
17 7 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
18 6 (19.35%) CCA
18 6 (19.35%) Citrix Certification

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 21 (67.74%) MS Exchange
2 19 (61.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (58.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) NetScaler
2 4 (12.90%) Network Security
2 4 (12.90%) SAN
3 3 (9.68%) DNS
3 3 (9.68%) DHCP
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
4 2 (6.45%) Firewall
5 1 (3.23%) IPsec
5 1 (3.23%) VLAN
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (3.23%) SSL
5 1 (3.23%) MPLS
5 1 (3.23%) SMTP
5 1 (3.23%) ADSL
5 1 (3.23%) LAN
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
5 1 (3.23%) HTTP
5 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Consultant
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Server Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Senior Server Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Team Leader
4 4 (12.90%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
3 5 (16.13%) People Management
4 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (45.16%) MCSE
3 12 (38.71%) VCP5
4 11 (35.48%) MCSA
5 10 (32.26%) MCP
6 6 (19.35%) CCA
6 6 (19.35%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (6.45%) VCP4
8 1 (3.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (87.10%) vSphere
2 25 (80.65%) XenApp
3 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
3 23 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (16.13%) XenDesktop
6 3 (9.68%) Xen
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.23%) Terminal Server
7 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.23%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (83.87%) Citrix
3 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 19 (61.29%) Intel
4 4 (12.90%) HP
5 3 (9.68%) Dell
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco
6 2 (6.45%) NetApp
6 2 (6.45%) LANDesk
6 2 (6.45%) Lumesse
7 1 (3.23%) Websense
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
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Posted: 2 days ago
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