Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 119 131
Rank change year-on-year +13 +12 +12
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 4 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.30% 0.58% 0.83%
As % of the System Software category 2.52% 3.47% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 11
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £44,375
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +12.68% -26.04%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £39,000 £60,000 £51,438
South East median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -6.98%

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 159 288 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 12.00% 16.71% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 130 247 266
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.16% +2.78% -4.00%
10th Percentile £21,225 £21,250 £22,250
90th Percentile £52,750 £58,750 £58,125
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 November 2017. 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 +25 2 £36,000 -10.00%
VMware ESXi
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (50.00%) Nimsoft
3 2 (50.00%) vCenter Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Capita
3 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Amdocs
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) BMC
3 2 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (50.00%) Remedy
3 2 (50.00%) Forcepoint
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Amdocs
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 2 (50.00%) Capita
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Nimsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) EMC