The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for VMware ESX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - 81 73
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 0 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.51% 1.55%
As % of the System Software category - 4.60% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 15
Median salary - £37,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -8.75% -4.76%  

VMware ESX 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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 40 87 96
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 6.31% 11.00% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 39 83 79
Median salary £29,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware ESX
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESX in Bedfordshire

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for VMware ESX in Bedfordshire