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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 90 102 61
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -41
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 4 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.39% 0.17% 1.96%
As % of the System Software category 4.17% 1.64% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 11
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £35,309
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +41.60%
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.66% -
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
96 122 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.35% 10.47% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 86 111 87
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £50,000
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
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 23 October 2014.

VMware ESXi Salary Histogram 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 23 October 2014. 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
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 -
VMware ESXi
South East

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Apple
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WLAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) FreeBSD
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WLAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) SMTP
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) VRRP
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) FreeBSD
2 2 (40.00%) Debian
2 2 (40.00%) OpenBSD
2 2 (40.00%) SELinux
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) KVM
1 2 (40.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat