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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 92 101 93
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.46% 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 3.70% 1.50% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £77,500 £60,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% +76.47%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
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
135 133 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 12.33% 12.04% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 124 118 97
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (76.47%) Veeam
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (64.71%) DNS
4 11 (64.71%) Cisco
4 11 (64.71%) IIS
4 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
4 11 (64.71%) VLAN
4 11 (64.71%) vSphere
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (52.94%) Android
5 9 (52.94%) iPhone
5 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (52.94%) Office 365
5 9 (52.94%) Windows 8
5 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (52.94%) Draytek
5 9 (52.94%) Mac OS
5 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
5 9 (52.94%) NAS
5 9 (52.94%) Backup Exec
5 9 (52.94%) DMZ
5 9 (52.94%) PDA
5 9 (52.94%) Windows Vista

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 11 (64.71%) IIS
2 9 (52.94%) Apache
2 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 9 (52.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (52.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) DNS
1 11 (64.71%) VLAN
2 9 (52.94%) IMAP
2 9 (52.94%) NAS
2 9 (52.94%) SAN
2 9 (52.94%) DMZ
2 9 (52.94%) Firewall
2 9 (52.94%) Wireless
2 9 (52.94%) SMTP
2 9 (52.94%) DHCP
2 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
2 9 (52.94%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Systems Engineer
1 9 (52.94%) Systems Support
1 9 (52.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 9 (52.94%) Support Engineer
1 9 (52.94%) Senior Support Engineer
1 9 (52.94%) Systems Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (52.94%) Replication
2 9 (52.94%) PDA
2 9 (52.94%) Blackberry
2 9 (52.94%) iPhone
3 4 (23.53%) Health Informatics
3 4 (23.53%) Informatics
3 4 (23.53%) NHS
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (52.94%) Mac OS
4 9 (52.94%) Windows 8
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Vista
4 9 (52.94%) Android
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Windows XP
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
1 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (11.76%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (11.76%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.76%) MCITP
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (64.71%) vSphere
3 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
4 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
5 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
5 2 (11.76%) vCloud
5 2 (11.76%) XenApp
5 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 13 (76.47%) Veeam
4 11 (64.71%) Cisco
5 9 (52.94%) Apple
5 9 (52.94%) Symantec
5 9 (52.94%) Draytek
6 4 (23.53%) Citrix
7 2 (11.76%) HP
7 2 (11.76%) Dell
7 2 (11.76%) Intel
7 2 (11.76%) Atlassian