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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 69 69 104
Rank change year-on-year
0 +35
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 11 31 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.24% 2.76% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 12.79% 25.20% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 5
Median salary £58,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +1.79%
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
86 123 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.70% 10.94% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 79 97 130
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 £27,350 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Luton +16 6 £65,000 +30.00%
Dunstable - 5 £55,000 -
VMware ESX
East of England

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (73.33%) DNS
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco
3 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
3 11 (73.33%) Oracle
3 11 (73.33%) vSphere
3 11 (73.33%) High Availability
4 10 (66.67%) Oracle ZFS
4 10 (66.67%) SSH
4 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 10 (66.67%) Bourne shell
4 10 (66.67%) C-shell
4 10 (66.67%) Perl
4 10 (66.67%) Unix
4 10 (66.67%) Solaris
4 10 (66.67%) Python
4 10 (66.67%) LDAP
4 10 (66.67%) HP
4 10 (66.67%) Sun
4 10 (66.67%) Shell Script
5 9 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (46.67%) Finance
6 7 (46.67%) Linux
7 6 (40.00%) EMC
7 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (33.33%) Banking
8 5 (33.33%) PKI
8 5 (33.33%) Operations Management

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 5 (33.33%) Apache
1 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (73.33%) DNS
3 10 (66.67%) LDAP
3 10 (66.67%) SSH
4 3 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Senior Unix Engineer
1 10 (66.67%) Unix Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Solaris Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) AIX Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Server Support
3 4 (26.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server Support
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Middleware
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Solaris
1 10 (66.67%) Unix
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) AIX
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.67%) Debian
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) High Availability
2 9 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (33.33%) Operations Management
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Product Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Bourne shell
1 10 (66.67%) C-shell
1 10 (66.67%) Perl
1 10 (66.67%) Python
1 10 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
1 4 (26.67%) MCITP
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) VCP5
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.67%) MCDST
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) vSphere
2 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (6.67%) Docker
6 1 (6.67%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
3 10 (66.67%) HP
3 10 (66.67%) Sun
4 6 (40.00%) EMC
5 5 (33.33%) BMC
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow