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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 93 83 108
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +25
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 4 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.43% 1.24% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 4.12% 13.33% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 8
Median salary £56,750 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.01% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £40,650
10% offered a salary of more than £63,050 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
97 105 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.33% 9.30% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 91 86 138
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
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 4 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 3 £55,000 -
Luton -3 1 £65,000 +30.00%
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) vSphere
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
3 13 (68.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (63.16%) MCSE
4 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (52.63%) VCP5
5 10 (52.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (52.63%) MCSA
5 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
6 9 (47.37%) Intel
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 9 (47.37%) MCP
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
8 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
8 6 (31.58%) Citrix
8 6 (31.58%) HP
8 6 (31.58%) XenApp
8 6 (31.58%) MCITP
9 5 (26.32%) Finance
9 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (26.32%) Presales
9 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
9 5 (26.32%) DNS
10 4 (21.05%) Red Hat

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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) DNS
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 4 (21.05%) LDAP
2 4 (21.05%) SSH
3 3 (15.79%) SAN
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
5 1 (5.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Wintel Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Server Support
3 4 (21.05%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Server Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server Support
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
1 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (21.05%) Solaris
5 4 (21.05%) Unix
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
7 2 (10.53%) Linux
8 1 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (26.32%) Presales
3 4 (21.05%) High Availability
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Server Building
4 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
5 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
5 2 (10.53%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Management
6 1 (5.26%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Bourne shell
1 4 (21.05%) C-shell
1 4 (21.05%) Perl
1 4 (21.05%) Python
1 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (63.16%) MCSE
3 10 (52.63%) MCSA
3 10 (52.63%) VCP5
3 10 (52.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (47.37%) MCP
5 6 (31.58%) MCITP
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 3 (15.79%) MCTS
6 3 (15.79%) VCAP
7 2 (10.53%) CCA
7 2 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (5.26%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) vSphere
2 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 6 (31.58%) XenApp
5 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Intel
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
3 6 (31.58%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
4 4 (21.05%) Sun
5 2 (10.53%) Avaya
5 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) Dell
5 2 (10.53%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) BMC
6 1 (5.26%) IBM