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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 64 102 56
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -46
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 31 7 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.82% 0.60% 3.32%
As % of the System Software category 26.05% 4.93% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 34
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -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
119 142 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.81% 12.14% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 94 125 126
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,575 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,450
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +30 21 £48,750 -22.61% 1
Luton +4 3 £50,000 +14.28%
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (87.23%) Active Directory
3 39 (82.98%) Citrix
4 34 (72.34%) Windows
5 33 (70.21%) MS Exchange
5 33 (70.21%) vSphere
6 31 (65.96%) XenApp
6 31 (65.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 30 (63.83%) Intel
7 30 (63.83%) Microsoft
8 29 (61.70%) SQL Server
8 29 (61.70%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (61.70%) Exchange Server 2010
9 28 (59.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (57.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (57.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (55.32%) MCSE
11 26 (55.32%) MCSA
12 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (53.19%) Exchange Server 2007
13 24 (51.06%) ITIL
14 23 (48.94%) Exchange Server 2003
15 22 (46.81%) MCP
16 20 (42.55%) VCP5
17 19 (40.43%) Server Building
18 17 (36.17%) Disaster Recovery
19 15 (31.91%) MS Excel
20 11 (23.40%) MS Office
20 11 (23.40%) DNS
20 11 (23.40%) DHCP

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 33 (70.21%) MS Exchange
2 29 (61.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (53.19%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (48.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (31.91%) MS Excel
2 11 (23.40%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) DHCP
1 11 (23.40%) DNS
2 10 (21.28%) Network Security
3 7 (14.89%) SAN
3 7 (14.89%) Firewall
3 7 (14.89%) LAN
3 7 (14.89%) WAN
4 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
5 5 (10.64%) NetScaler
6 3 (6.38%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (61.70%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.38%) Publishing
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Consultant
2 10 (21.28%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 7 (14.89%) Team Leader
3 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (12.77%) Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Server Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Server Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.26%) AWS Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.13%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.89%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (72.34%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (57.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (53.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) ITIL
2 19 (40.43%) Server Building
3 17 (36.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
5 6 (12.77%) Time Management
6 5 (10.64%) People Management
7 4 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.38%) Patch Management
8 3 (6.38%) Supplier Management
8 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (4.26%) Change Management
9 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (65.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 28 (59.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (55.32%) MCSE
3 26 (55.32%) MCSA
4 22 (46.81%) MCP
5 20 (42.55%) VCP5
6 8 (17.02%) CCA
6 8 (17.02%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (8.51%) VCP4
8 1 (2.13%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (87.23%) Active Directory
2 33 (70.21%) vSphere
3 31 (65.96%) XenApp
4 29 (61.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (14.89%) Terminal Server
5 7 (14.89%) ISA Server
6 5 (10.64%) XenDesktop
6 5 (10.64%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (6.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (82.98%) Citrix
3 30 (63.83%) Microsoft
3 30 (63.83%) Intel
4 7 (14.89%) Juniper
4 7 (14.89%) Websense
5 5 (10.64%) LANDesk
6 4 (8.51%) HP
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