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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 61 90 49
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -41
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 20 4 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.17% 0.40% 4.63%
As % of the System Software category 26.32% 3.36% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 52
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -34.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
76 119 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.26% 11.98% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 60 105 158
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -13.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £31,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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
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 28 January 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 +22 11 £45,000 +28.57%
Luton +9 3 £45,000 -10.00% 1
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (84.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (78.13%) Windows
4 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
5 21 (65.63%) vSphere
6 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (56.25%) XenApp
7 18 (56.25%) Citrix
8 16 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (43.75%) SAN
10 14 (43.75%) Mentoring
11 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (40.63%) Cisco
11 13 (40.63%) MS Exchange
12 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
12 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
12 12 (37.50%) Intel
12 12 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (31.25%) Firewall
13 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
14 9 (28.13%) Internet
14 9 (28.13%) Project Management
14 9 (28.13%) VCP5
14 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
15 8 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
15 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (25.00%) MCITP
15 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 13 (40.63%) MS Exchange
2 12 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) SaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) SAN
2 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 10 (31.25%) Firewall
4 9 (28.13%) Internet
5 5 (15.63%) NetScaler
6 3 (9.38%) Network Security
7 2 (6.25%) DNS
7 2 (6.25%) DHCP
8 1 (3.13%) HTTP
8 1 (3.13%) ADSL
8 1 (3.13%) WAN
8 1 (3.13%) SMTP
8 1 (3.13%) SSL
8 1 (3.13%) VPN
8 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.13%) NAS
8 1 (3.13%) IPsec
8 1 (3.13%) VLAN
8 1 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Team Leader
3 5 (15.63%) Server Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Server Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Network Support
4 4 (12.50%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Project Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) VMware Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
5 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Mentoring
2 9 (28.13%) Project Management
3 7 (21.88%) ITIL
4 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (15.63%) People Management
6 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (28.13%) VCP5
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (25.00%) MCITP
4 8 (25.00%) CCNA
5 7 (21.88%) MCSE
6 6 (18.75%) MCSA
6 6 (18.75%) MCP
7 5 (15.63%) CCA
7 5 (15.63%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (15.63%) Degree
8 3 (9.38%) CCNP
9 2 (6.25%) VCP4
System Software
1 27 (84.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 21 (65.63%) vSphere
4 18 (56.25%) XenApp
5 8 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (15.63%) XenDesktop
7 3 (9.38%) Xen
8 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
8 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
8 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
8 1 (3.13%) vCloud
8 1 (3.13%) VMFS
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (56.25%) Citrix
3 13 (40.63%) Cisco
4 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 12 (37.50%) Intel
5 4 (12.50%) HP
6 3 (9.38%) Dell
6 3 (9.38%) NetApp
6 3 (9.38%) Lumesse
7 1 (3.13%) EMC
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