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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank - 76 85
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 0 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.50% 0.81%
As % of the System Software category - 11.28% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 8
Median salary - £47,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.79%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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
74 133 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.68% 13.26% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 66 114 76
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow