The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 84 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 16 40 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.37% 3.83% 4.56%
As % of the System Software category 12.60% 30.77% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 10 38 39
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,700 £53,250 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
127 130 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.88% 12.45% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 104 120 108
Average salary £35,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.34% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
VMware ESX
East of England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 -14 7 £63,000 +20.00% 1
Luton -30 4 £50,000 +12.35% 1
Shefford - 2 - -
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (95.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (83.33%) SAN
4 18 (75.00%) Windows
5 14 (58.33%) Cisco
6 13 (54.17%) HP
6 13 (54.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (50.00%) Degree
8 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
9 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
10 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
10 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
10 9 (37.50%) Firewall
10 9 (37.50%) vSphere
11 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
11 8 (33.33%) NetApp
11 8 (33.33%) Citrix
12 7 (29.17%) SQL
12 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (29.17%) VMFS
12 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (29.17%) VCP5
13 6 (25.00%) Capacity Management
13 6 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
13 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
13 6 (25.00%) Project Management

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (20.83%) Lync
4 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (16.67%) IIS
4 4 (16.67%) Apache
5 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) SAN
2 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 9 (37.50%) Firewall
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (25.00%) DMZ
4 5 (20.83%) VPN
4 5 (20.83%) LAN
4 5 (20.83%) WAN
4 5 (20.83%) DMVPN
5 4 (16.67%) Internet
5 4 (16.67%) DHCP
5 4 (16.67%) DNS
6 3 (12.50%) iSCSI
6 3 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Network Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Support
4 3 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Wintel Support
5 2 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 3 (12.50%) e-Health
4 2 (8.33%) Replication
5 1 (4.17%) Firmware
5 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) Linux
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (50.00%) Degree
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (29.17%) VCP5
5 6 (25.00%) MCSE
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (25.00%) CCNA
6 5 (20.83%) MCP
6 5 (20.83%) MCITP
7 3 (12.50%) CCNP
7 3 (12.50%) MCSA
8 1 (4.17%) MCTS
8 1 (4.17%) VCAP
8 1 (4.17%) NCDA
8 1 (4.17%) NCIE
8 1 (4.17%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (95.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
3 9 (37.50%) vSphere
4 7 (29.17%) VMFS
5 6 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (16.67%) vCloud
6 4 (16.67%) VMware Server
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (4.17%) Terminal Server
7 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
7 1 (4.17%) XenApp
7 1 (4.17%) XenServer
7 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) HP SIM
2 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) Cisco
3 13 (54.17%) HP
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 8 (33.33%) NetApp
5 8 (33.33%) Citrix
6 5 (20.83%) Dell
6 5 (20.83%) EMC
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle
8 3 (12.50%) CA
9 2 (8.33%) Intel
10 1 (4.17%) IBM
10 1 (4.17%) Websense
10 1 (4.17%) Symantec
10 1 (4.17%) PlateSpin
10 1 (4.17%) Veeam
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