The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 91 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 5 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.43% 0.20% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 3.76% 1.87% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 8
Average salary £70,000 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +4.47%
VMware ESXi
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
133 107 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.54% 10.64% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 103 98 152
Average salary £35,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.34% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Bedfordshire region.

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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 -7 3 £70,000 +133.33%
Luton -2 2 - -
VMware ESXi
East of England

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 8 (100.00%) NetApp
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) VMFS
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) VMware ESX
2 7 (87.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) EMC
3 5 (62.50%) Client/Server
3 5 (62.50%) DMZ
3 5 (62.50%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (62.50%) vCloud
3 5 (62.50%) Capacity Management
3 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Server
5 3 (37.50%) e-Health
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) CA
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Apache

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) DMZ
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Specialist
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Client/Server
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) e-Health
4 2 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Capacity Management
1 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) VMFS
2 7 (87.50%) VMware ESX
3 5 (62.50%) vCloud
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Server
5 3 (37.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) NetApp
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) EMC
4 3 (37.50%) CA
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Dell
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix