Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 41 59
Rank change year-on-year +12 +18 -12
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 18 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 7.09% 1.13% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 27.69% 9.68% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 2
Bedford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -22.73%
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.11% -11.90% -4.55%

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 65 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 25.59% 11.70% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 58 31 25
Bedford median annual salary £50,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £20,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £77,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £46,056 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.37% -15.00% +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 23 October 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 17 (94.44%) Flash
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
1 17 (94.44%) HP
1 17 (94.44%) SAN
1 17 (94.44%) CommVault
1 17 (94.44%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) EMC
2 16 (88.89%) Data Centre
3 13 (72.22%) XenApp
3 13 (72.22%) Citrix
4 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (61.11%) CCNA
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (61.11%) Windows
5 10 (55.56%) Windows XP
5 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (55.56%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (50.00%) McAfee
6 9 (50.00%) CA
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 9 (50.00%) WAN
6 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (50.00%) EMC VMAX
6 9 (50.00%) FalconStor
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (50.00%) Network Security

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 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) SAN
2 9 (50.00%) Network Security
2 9 (50.00%) WAN
3 8 (44.44%) Firewall
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) IT Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco Support
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 4 (22.22%) SAN Engineer
6 4 (22.22%) SAN Support
6 4 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (22.22%) VMware Support Engineer
6 4 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (22.22%) Wintel Support
6 4 (22.22%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 3 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (16.67%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 10 (55.56%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (50.00%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows XP
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
1 8 (44.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) CCNA
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (44.44%) CCNP
3 8 (44.44%) MCITP
3 8 (44.44%) MCSA
3 8 (44.44%) MCSE
3 8 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (11.11%) A+ Certification
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) MCP
4 2 (11.11%) MCTS
4 2 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) XenApp
2 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
1 17 (94.44%) CommVault
1 17 (94.44%) HP
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
1 17 (94.44%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) EMC
3 13 (72.22%) Citrix
4 9 (50.00%) CA
4 9 (50.00%) FalconStor
4 9 (50.00%) McAfee