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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - 35
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.78% - 5.04%
As % of the System Software category 8.33% - 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 11
Median salary £52,500 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 - £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.29% +8.75%  

vSphere is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 12 14 50
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 9.30% 6.83% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 100
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £49,900
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  

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 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Network Support
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Network Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Support Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Technical Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Network Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco