The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESXi over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 85 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 10 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.04% - 1.26%
As % of the System Software category 7.41% - 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 16
Average salary £30,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £42,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-12.42% +17.36%
VMware ESXi
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

System Software Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
135 123 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.08% 10.15% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 129 104 82
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Kent region.

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Kent

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stansted - 8 £30,000 -
Maidstone - 2 - -
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco
3 14 (73.68%) SAN
3 14 (73.68%) Linux
3 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (73.68%) vSphere
4 13 (68.42%) Windows
4 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
5 12 (63.16%) Veeam
5 12 (63.16%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (47.37%) Firewall
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (47.37%) VLAN
6 9 (47.37%) DNS
6 9 (47.37%) Apple
6 9 (47.37%) MS Office
6 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
6 9 (47.37%) DHCP
6 9 (47.37%) VPN
6 9 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (47.37%) Office 365
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (42.11%) Windows 8
7 8 (42.11%) MAPI
7 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
7 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
7 8 (42.11%) IIS
7 8 (42.11%) Apache
7 8 (42.11%) MS Excel

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
1 9 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (42.11%) IIS
2 8 (42.11%) Apache
2 8 (42.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Office
2 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) SAN
2 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) VLAN
2 9 (47.37%) DNS
2 9 (47.37%) DHCP
2 9 (47.37%) VPN
3 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
3 8 (42.11%) DMZ
3 8 (42.11%) SMTP
3 8 (42.11%) IMAP
3 8 (42.11%) NAS
3 8 (42.11%) Wireless
4 4 (21.05%) PBX
5 1 (5.26%) WLAN
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (52.63%) Administrator
2 8 (42.11%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Systems Support
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Support Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Systems Support Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (31.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (42.11%) Blackberry
2 8 (42.11%) iPhone
2 8 (42.11%) PDA
2 8 (42.11%) Replication
3 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.53%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (42.11%) Windows 8
4 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Vista
4 8 (42.11%) Android
4 8 (42.11%) Mac OS
5 6 (31.58%) CentOS
5 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (21.05%) MCITP
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (73.68%) vSphere
2 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
3 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX
4 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco
3 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 12 (63.16%) Veeam
5 9 (47.37%) Apple
6 8 (42.11%) Symantec
6 8 (42.11%) Draytek
7 7 (36.84%) HP
8 6 (31.58%) IBM
8 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
8 6 (31.58%) Citrix
9 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
10 1 (5.26%) Dell