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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 68 74 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 23 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.39% 1.62% 3.18%
As % of the System Software category 16.79% 12.93% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 32
Average salary £60,000 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £30,500 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,300 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
137 147 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.23% 12.52% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 108 117 102
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +8 12 £65,000 -2.25%
Luton +2 2 £50,000 - 1
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 47 (95.92%) Active Directory
3 40 (81.63%) Windows
4 39 (79.59%) Citrix
5 37 (75.51%) MS Exchange
6 36 (73.47%) Microsoft
7 35 (71.43%) SQL Server
8 34 (69.39%) Exchange Server 2010
9 33 (67.35%) vSphere
10 31 (63.27%) XenApp
10 31 (63.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (63.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (63.27%) Intel
11 30 (61.22%) Exchange Server 2007
11 30 (61.22%) MCSA
11 30 (61.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 28 (57.14%) MCSE
12 28 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 26 (53.06%) MCP
14 25 (51.02%) ITIL
14 25 (51.02%) Windows Server 2003
14 25 (51.02%) VMware Infrastructure
15 24 (48.98%) Exchange Server 2003
16 23 (46.94%) VCP5
17 22 (44.90%) Server Building
18 20 (40.82%) Disaster Recovery
19 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
20 13 (26.53%) DNS
20 13 (26.53%) SLA
20 13 (26.53%) DHCP

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 37 (75.51%) MS Exchange
2 34 (69.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (61.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (48.98%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) DHCP
1 13 (26.53%) DNS
2 10 (20.41%) Network Security
3 9 (18.37%) NetScaler
4 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (14.29%) LAN
5 7 (14.29%) WAN
5 7 (14.29%) SAN
5 7 (14.29%) Firewall
6 3 (6.12%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (71.43%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Team Leader
2 14 (28.57%) Consultant
3 10 (20.41%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) AWS Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Administrator
8 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Server Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Server Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Systems Support
8 1 (2.04%) Systems Support Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.04%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 40 (81.63%) Windows
2 31 (63.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 31 (63.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (51.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.12%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) ITIL
2 22 (44.90%) Server Building
3 20 (40.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (24.49%) Service Delivery
5 11 (22.45%) Mentoring
6 9 (18.37%) People Management
7 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.24%) Time Management
9 4 (8.16%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (6.12%) Supplier Management
11 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
11 2 (4.08%) Change Management
12 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
12 1 (2.04%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (61.22%) MCSA
1 30 (61.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 28 (57.14%) MCSE
3 26 (53.06%) MCP
4 23 (46.94%) VCP5
5 4 (8.16%) CCA
5 4 (8.16%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.08%) VCP4
7 1 (2.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.53%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (95.92%) Active Directory
2 33 (67.35%) vSphere
3 31 (63.27%) XenApp
4 25 (51.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (18.37%) XenDesktop
6 7 (14.29%) Terminal Server
6 7 (14.29%) ISA Server
7 3 (6.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (79.59%) Citrix
3 36 (73.47%) Microsoft
4 31 (63.27%) Intel
5 7 (14.29%) Juniper
5 7 (14.29%) Websense
6 5 (10.20%) LANDesk
7 4 (8.16%) HP
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