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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 96 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% 0.77% -
As % of the System Software category 2.44% 4.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £57,938 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
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
164 162 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.96% 15.58% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 132 147 100
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £59,040
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Kent region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram in Kent

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) vSphere
3 6 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) HP
5 4 (50.00%) Dell
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) vCloud
5 4 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (50.00%) Patch Management
5 4 (50.00%) VLAN
5 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (50.00%) XenApp
5 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
5 4 (50.00%) vRealize
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 3 (37.50%) Veeam
6 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
6 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (37.50%) NFS
6 3 (37.50%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) Unix
6 3 (37.50%) Intel
7 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
4 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) FCoE
5 1 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Technical Support
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (75.00%) vSphere
2 4 (50.00%) vCloud
2 4 (50.00%) XenApp
2 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (37.50%) NFS
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (12.50%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) Dell
4 3 (37.50%) Intel
4 3 (37.50%) Veeam
5 2 (25.00%) EMC
6 1 (12.50%) 3PAR