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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 91 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.094% 0.25% -
As % of the System Software category 1.00% 2.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £47,500 £63,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.60% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
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
100 131 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.35% 11.02% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 77 120 138
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

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 29 May 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) VMware
1 7 (77.78%) VMware ESX
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) XenApp
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (66.67%) vSphere
2 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) CCA
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Server Building
4 4 (44.44%) Patch Management
4 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
4 4 (44.44%) Publishing
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) ADSL
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
6 2 (22.22%) VCP4
6 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Spiceworks
6 2 (22.22%) Office 365
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 8

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) ADSL
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) SMTP
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
General
1 4 (44.44%) Publishing
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (66.67%) Server Analyst
3 6 (66.67%) Senior Server Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
2 2 (22.22%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Server Building
2 4 (44.44%) Patch Management
2 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (66.67%) CCA
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (22.22%) VCP4
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware ESX
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) XenApp
2 6 (66.67%) vSphere
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) Xen
4 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Spiceworks
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Dell