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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 82 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
-36 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 13 45 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.13% 4.17% 4.48%
As % of the System Software category 10.24% 31.47% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 43 38
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 £36,400 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £53,000
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
127 143 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.01% 13.27% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 106 134 110
Average salary £36,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.10% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,150 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
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 23 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 23 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 -15 6 £63,000 +20.00%
Luton -29 4 £50,000 +12.35% 1
Shefford - 1 - -
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (80.95%) SAN
4 16 (76.19%) Windows
5 12 (57.14%) Cisco
5 12 (57.14%) HP
5 12 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (47.62%) Degree
6 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
7 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
7 9 (42.86%) vSphere
8 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (38.10%) Citrix
9 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 7 (33.33%) SQL
9 7 (33.33%) NetApp
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (33.33%) Firewall
9 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (33.33%) VCP5
9 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
10 6 (28.57%) Capacity Management
10 6 (28.57%) VMFS
10 6 (28.57%) DMZ
10 6 (28.57%) MCSE
11 5 (23.81%) Linux
11 5 (23.81%) SQL Server

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (23.81%) Lync
4 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (19.05%) IIS
4 4 (19.05%) Apache
5 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) SAN
2 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (28.57%) DMZ
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (23.81%) DMVPN
4 5 (23.81%) VPN
4 5 (23.81%) LAN
4 5 (23.81%) WAN
5 4 (19.05%) DHCP
5 4 (19.05%) DNS
6 3 (14.29%) iSCSI
6 3 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Systems Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Network Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) VMware Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Support
5 2 (9.52%) Wintel Support
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Server Support
6 1 (4.76%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 3 (14.29%) e-Health
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) Firmware
4 1 (4.76%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Change Control
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
1 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (47.62%) Degree
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (33.33%) VCP5
5 6 (28.57%) MCSE
6 5 (23.81%) MCP
7 4 (19.05%) CCNA
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (14.29%) MCSA
8 3 (14.29%) MCITP
9 2 (9.52%) CCNP
10 1 (4.76%) MCTS
10 1 (4.76%) VCP4
10 1 (4.76%) NCDA
10 1 (4.76%) NCIE
10 1 (4.76%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) vSphere
3 6 (28.57%) VMFS
3 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 5 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Server
6 3 (14.29%) vCloud
7 1 (4.76%) XenApp
7 1 (4.76%) XenServer
7 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
7 1 (4.76%) Terminal Server
7 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP SIM
2 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco
2 12 (57.14%) HP
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) Citrix
5 7 (33.33%) NetApp
6 5 (23.81%) Dell
7 4 (19.05%) EMC
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 3 (14.29%) CA
9 2 (9.52%) Intel
10 1 (4.76%) IBM
10 1 (4.76%) Symantec
10 1 (4.76%) Websense
10 1 (4.76%) PlateSpin
10 1 (4.76%) Veeam
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