Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 105 113
Rank change year-on-year +16 +8 +16
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 1 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.10% 0.30% 0.65%
As % of the System Software category 0.99% 2.56% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 13
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -30.00% +12.68%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,000 £31,300
90th Percentile £42,500 £39,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -10.11% +11.25%

VMware ESXi is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 101 156 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.20% 11.80% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 84 127 242
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -12.16% +2.78%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,150 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,000 £53,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi 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 in Kent.

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Kent

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -8 1 £40,000 +11.11%
VMware ESXi
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) RHCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) RHCSA
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware