Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 35 55
Rank change year-on-year -9 +20 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 8 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.61% 0.88% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 10.67% 7.41% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Bedford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -11.46%
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% +7.06% -11.46%

vSphere is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 75 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 24.43% 11.84% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 63 27 26
Bedford median annual salary £55,000 £30,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +83.33% -27.27% -8.33%
10th Percentile £33,250 £20,350 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,200 £77,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £38,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +23.38% -23.00% +11.11%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing vSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Bedford

vSphere
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere in Bedford.

Salary trend for vSphere in Bedford

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Flash
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) HP
1 7 (87.50%) EMC
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
1 7 (87.50%) CommVault
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (75.00%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (75.00%) XenApp
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) CCNP
4 4 (50.00%) MCSE
4 4 (50.00%) MCSA
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) VBScript
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (50.00%) MCITP
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 4 (50.00%) PowerShell

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) IT Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) IT Support
5 2 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (12.50%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (75.00%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (37.50%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) MCITP
3 4 (50.00%) MCSA
3 4 (50.00%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (25.00%) MCTS
4 2 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) XenApp
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) CommVault
1 7 (87.50%) EMC
1 7 (87.50%) HP
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) CA
3 3 (37.50%) FalconStor
3 3 (37.50%) McAfee