The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 40 89 36
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -53
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 60 21 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.17% 1.82% 5.33%
As % of the System Software category 36.36% 19.63% 54.43%
Number of salaries quoted 55 20 40
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware Infrastructure
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
165 107 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 16.96% 9.30% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 152 91 75
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Kent region.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Kent

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Kent

VMware Infrastructure
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 Infrastructure within the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
Maidstone +35 12 £31,000 +24.00%
Stansted - 8 £22,500 -
Dartford -12 4 £36,125 +20.41%
Sittingbourne - 2 £43,250 -
Tunbridge Wells +5 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Chatham - 1 £70,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 115 (100.00%) VMware
2 95 (82.61%) Windows
3 88 (76.52%) Microsoft
4 52 (45.22%) MS Exchange
5 51 (44.35%) Cisco
6 50 (43.48%) Citrix
7 47 (40.87%) Active Directory
8 43 (37.39%) DNS
8 43 (37.39%) DHCP
9 42 (36.52%) Firewall
10 38 (33.04%) vSphere
11 36 (31.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 34 (29.57%) MS Excel
13 32 (27.83%) TCP/IP
14 28 (24.35%) Linux
14 28 (24.35%) PowerShell
15 27 (23.48%) Backup Exec
16 26 (22.61%) Symantec
16 26 (22.61%) MCSE
16 26 (22.61%) MS Office
16 26 (22.61%) Microsoft Certification
17 25 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
17 25 (21.74%) CCNA
17 25 (21.74%) Blackberry
17 25 (21.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 24 (20.87%) Apple
18 24 (20.87%) SAN
18 24 (20.87%) Hyper-V
18 24 (20.87%) Windows Server 2012
19 23 (20.00%) WSUS

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (45.22%) MS Exchange
2 25 (21.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 14 (12.17%) Exchange Server 2000
4 13 (11.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (10.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (10.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (4.35%) IIS
7 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.61%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.74%) Apache
9 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (29.57%) MS Excel
2 26 (22.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.87%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) GitHub
1 4 (3.48%) Office 365
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.87%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (37.39%) DNS
1 43 (37.39%) DHCP
2 42 (36.52%) Firewall
3 32 (27.83%) TCP/IP
4 24 (20.87%) SAN
5 17 (14.78%) WAN
6 16 (13.91%) VPN
7 12 (10.43%) LAN
8 11 (9.57%) VLAN
9 10 (8.70%) Wireless
9 10 (8.70%) DMZ
9 10 (8.70%) SMTP
9 10 (8.70%) IMAP
10 9 (7.83%) VoIP
11 8 (6.96%) ADSL
12 6 (5.22%) Internet
13 5 (4.35%) IPsec
13 5 (4.35%) MPLS
14 3 (2.61%) Ethernet
15 2 (1.74%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (6.96%) TeamCity
1 8 (6.96%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (5.22%) AdminStudio
3 4 (3.48%) NUnit
4 3 (2.61%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.87%) Selenium
5 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.87%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (19.13%) Finance
2 6 (5.22%) Advertising
2 6 (5.22%) Banking
3 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.48%) Legal
4 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (17.39%) Consultant
1 20 (17.39%) Technical Consultant
2 17 (14.78%) Support Engineer
3 16 (13.91%) Support Supervisor
4 15 (13.04%) Technical Support
5 14 (12.17%) Analyst
6 13 (11.30%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (9.57%) Support Analyst
8 10 (8.70%) Systems Support
8 10 (8.70%) Systems Support Engineer
9 8 (6.96%) Administrator
9 8 (6.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.96%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (6.96%) Team Leader
10 7 (6.09%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
10 7 (6.09%) Build Engineer
10 7 (6.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 7 (6.09%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (6.09%) Architect
11 6 (5.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.70%) MAPI
2 6 (5.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.74%) Blackberry
2 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.70%) PDA
3 10 (8.70%) iPhone
4 9 (7.83%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.96%) Thin Client
5 8 (6.96%) Fat Client
6 5 (4.35%) Open Source
7 3 (2.61%) AS400
7 3 (2.61%) NHS
8 2 (1.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 95 (82.61%) Windows
2 36 (31.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (24.35%) Linux
4 24 (20.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (19.13%) Windows 7
6 16 (13.91%) Windows 2000 Server
6 16 (13.91%) Mac OS X
7 15 (13.04%) Windows 8
8 14 (12.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (11.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (10.43%) Windows XP
10 12 (10.43%) Windows Vista
11 10 (8.70%) Android
12 6 (5.22%) CentOS
13 5 (4.35%) UNIX
14 3 (2.61%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.87%) AIX
15 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.26%) BCP
2 14 (12.17%) ITIL
2 14 (12.17%) Problem Management
3 12 (10.43%) Configuration Management
4 8 (6.96%) Migration
4 8 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (6.96%) DevOps
5 7 (6.09%) Operations Management
6 6 (5.22%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.22%) Change Management
6 6 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (5.22%) Coaching
7 5 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (4.35%) WAN Optimisation
7 5 (4.35%) Build Automation
7 5 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.35%) Project Management
8 4 (3.48%) Service Management
9 3 (2.61%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (24.35%) PowerShell
2 21 (18.26%) VBScript
3 13 (11.30%) SQL
4 1 (0.87%) VB
4 1 (0.87%) C#
4 1 (0.87%) Java
4 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (22.61%) MCSE
1 26 (22.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (21.74%) CCNA
3 17 (14.78%) MCITP
4 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.48%) MCP
5 4 (3.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.61%) MCSA
6 3 (2.61%) CCDP
6 3 (2.61%) CCIE
7 1 (0.87%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.87%) MCSD
7 1 (0.87%) CCA
7 1 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.87%) CCEA
7 1 (0.87%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) COBIT
1 3 (2.61%) SLA
2 2 (1.74%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.74%) QA
System Software
1 47 (40.87%) Active Directory
2 38 (33.04%) vSphere
3 24 (20.87%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.83%) XenApp
5 8 (6.96%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (5.22%) VMware ESX
6 6 (5.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (5.22%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.61%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (23.48%) Backup Exec
2 23 (20.00%) WSUS
3 14 (12.17%) SCCM
3 14 (12.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 8 (6.96%) Puppet
5 4 (3.48%) SCOM
Vendors
1 115 (100.00%) VMware
2 88 (76.52%) Microsoft
3 51 (44.35%) Cisco
4 50 (43.48%) Citrix
5 26 (22.61%) Symantec
6 24 (20.87%) Apple
7 16 (13.91%) Avaya
7 16 (13.91%) HP
8 15 (13.04%) IBM
9 13 (11.30%) Red Hat
10 10 (8.70%) Draytek
11 6 (5.22%) Wyse
11 6 (5.22%) NetApp
12 4 (3.48%) Veeam
13 3 (2.61%) 3PAR
14 2 (1.74%) Sophos
14 2 (1.74%) AppSense
14 2 (1.74%) Dell
14 2 (1.74%) CheckPoint
14 2 (1.74%) Varonis