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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 70 99 49
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -50
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 22 7 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.01% 0.60% 4.40%
As % of the System Software category 23.40% 5.07% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 46
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
94 138 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.61% 11.85% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 74 128 142
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +41 17 £55,000 -12.69%
Luton +4 2 £50,000 +8.69%
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (88.10%) Citrix
3 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
3 34 (80.95%) vSphere
4 33 (78.57%) Windows
5 32 (76.19%) XenApp
6 31 (73.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 31 (73.81%) MS Exchange
6 31 (73.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 28 (66.67%) Intel
7 28 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
9 25 (59.52%) SQL Server
9 25 (59.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (59.52%) Exchange Server 2007
10 24 (57.14%) MCSE
10 24 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (54.76%) Exchange Server 2003
12 22 (52.38%) ITIL
13 21 (50.00%) MCSA
14 19 (45.24%) MCP
14 19 (45.24%) VCP5
15 16 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
17 10 (23.81%) SQL
18 8 (19.05%) CCA
18 8 (19.05%) Citrix Certification
18 8 (19.05%) Network Security

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (73.81%) MS Exchange
2 27 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (59.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (54.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Network Security
2 6 (14.29%) DHCP
2 6 (14.29%) SAN
2 6 (14.29%) DNS
3 5 (11.90%) NetScaler
3 5 (11.90%) Firewall
3 5 (11.90%) WAN
4 4 (9.52%) LAN
5 3 (7.14%) iSCSI
5 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.38%) NAS
6 1 (2.38%) VLAN
6 1 (2.38%) IPsec
6 1 (2.38%) MPLS
6 1 (2.38%) ADSL
6 1 (2.38%) SMTP
6 1 (2.38%) HTTP
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (59.52%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (9.52%) Publishing
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Consultant
2 8 (19.05%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Server Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Senior Server Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Team Leader
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Applications Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) AWS Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Project Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (78.57%) Windows
2 28 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 28 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (59.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.76%) Linux
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) ITIL
2 16 (38.10%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 5 (11.90%) People Management
5 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.76%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.76%) Time Management
7 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (73.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 24 (57.14%) MCSE
2 24 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (50.00%) MCSA
4 19 (45.24%) MCP
4 19 (45.24%) VCP5
5 8 (19.05%) CCA
5 8 (19.05%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (9.52%) VCP4
7 1 (2.38%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
1 34 (80.95%) vSphere
2 32 (76.19%) XenApp
3 31 (73.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (11.90%) XenDesktop
6 4 (9.52%) ISA Server
6 4 (9.52%) Terminal Server
7 3 (7.14%) Xen
8 2 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
9 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (88.10%) Citrix
3 28 (66.67%) Intel
4 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.52%) HP
5 4 (9.52%) Juniper
5 4 (9.52%) Websense
6 3 (7.14%) LANDesk
7 2 (4.76%) Dell
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco
8 1 (2.38%) Lumesse
8 1 (2.38%) NetApp
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