The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 115 89 84
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.075% 0.87% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 0.68% 5.99% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 5
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
148 167 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.13% 14.55% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 133 148 69
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESXi
East of England

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) CCA
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CCEA
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) NCDA
3 2 (50.00%) NCIE
3 2 (50.00%) CCEE
3 2 (50.00%) CCIA
3 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (25.00%) FlexPod
4 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (25.00%) RavenDB
4 1 (25.00%) Splunk
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (25.00%) Nagios

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) RavenDB
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (25.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (25.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) NCDA
2 2 (50.00%) NCIE
2 2 (50.00%) CCEE
2 2 (50.00%) CCIA
2 2 (50.00%) CCA
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle