The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 31 56 22
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -34
Permanent jobs citing VMware 90 49 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.20% 4.38% 8.94%
As % of the Vendors category 16.82% 10.75% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 82 46 62
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,438 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.26% -1.25%
VMware
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
535 456 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 48.72% 40.79% 49.30%
Number of salaries quoted 477 404 290
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VMware
Salary Trend in Kent

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

VMware Salary Trend in Kent

VMware
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware across the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

VMware Salary Histogram in Kent

VMware
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 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 January 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 +26 23 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Stansted - 8 £22,500 - 1
Dartford -14 6 £36,125 +7.83% 1
West Malling +5 4 £45,000 +73.07% 1
Faversham - 2 £37,500 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £45,000 - 1
Snodland - 1 £32,000 -
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 -
Chatham - 1 £70,000 -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing VMware 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.

1 133 (83.13%) Windows
2 101 (63.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (54.38%) Microsoft
4 78 (48.75%) Citrix
5 73 (45.63%) Cisco
6 64 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 63 (39.38%) Active Directory
8 61 (38.13%) Firewall
9 55 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 47 (29.38%) vSphere
11 41 (25.63%) TCP/IP
12 40 (25.00%) DNS
12 40 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 38 (23.75%) DHCP
13 38 (23.75%) WAN
14 36 (22.50%) LAN
14 36 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
15 35 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
16 34 (21.25%) MS Excel
16 34 (21.25%) Finance
17 33 (20.63%) MCSE
17 33 (20.63%) CCNA
18 32 (20.00%) HP
19 30 (18.75%) Linux
20 29 (18.13%) ITIL
20 29 (18.13%) Apple
20 29 (18.13%) PowerShell
21 28 (17.50%) Blackberry
21 28 (17.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
22 27 (16.88%) SAN

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing VMware 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 64 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 28 (17.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 22 (13.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (13.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (10.63%) Exchange Server 2000
5 11 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (3.75%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.88%) IIS
9 2 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.63%) JBoss
10 1 (0.63%) Apache
10 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (21.25%) MS Excel
2 25 (15.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS Project
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.50%) Office 365
1 4 (2.50%) GitHub
2 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (38.13%) Firewall
2 41 (25.63%) TCP/IP
3 40 (25.00%) DNS
4 38 (23.75%) DHCP
4 38 (23.75%) WAN
5 36 (22.50%) LAN
6 27 (16.88%) SAN
7 20 (12.50%) VPN
8 16 (10.00%) VLAN
9 11 (6.88%) Wireless
10 9 (5.63%) MPLS
11 8 (5.00%) IMAP
11 8 (5.00%) DMZ
11 8 (5.00%) ADSL
11 8 (5.00%) SMTP
12 5 (3.13%) Internet
12 5 (3.13%) Network Security
12 5 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (3.13%) OSPF
12 5 (3.13%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.25%) MySQL
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.00%) TeamCity
1 8 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (3.75%) AdminStudio
3 4 (2.50%) NUnit
4 3 (1.88%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (21.25%) Finance
2 14 (8.75%) Advertising
3 7 (4.38%) Banking
4 4 (2.50%) Retail
4 4 (2.50%) Legal
5 2 (1.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (16.88%) Support Engineer
2 24 (15.00%) Consultant
2 24 (15.00%) Technical Support
3 23 (14.38%) Technical Consultant
4 16 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 15 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (8.13%) Infrastructure Manager
6 13 (8.13%) Support Supervisor
7 11 (6.88%) Administrator
8 10 (6.25%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
8 10 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (5.63%) Technical Support Engineer
9 9 (5.63%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
10 8 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (5.00%) Systems Support
10 8 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.38%) Build Engineer
11 7 (4.38%) Analyst
12 6 (3.75%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.00%) MAPI
2 6 (3.75%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.63%) YAML
3 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.50%) Blackberry
2 13 (8.13%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.00%) iPhone
4 8 (5.00%) PDA
5 5 (3.13%) Open Source
6 3 (1.88%) Social Media
6 3 (1.88%) NHS
7 2 (1.25%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.25%) AS400
8 1 (0.63%) Replication
8 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 133 (83.13%) Windows
2 55 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (18.75%) Linux
5 19 (11.88%) Windows 2000 Server
5 19 (11.88%) Windows 7
6 17 (10.63%) Mac OS X
7 16 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (9.38%) Windows 8
9 11 (6.88%) Windows XP
10 10 (6.25%) Windows Vista
11 8 (5.00%) Android
11 8 (5.00%) UNIX
12 6 (3.75%) CentOS
13 5 (3.13%) VMS
14 4 (2.50%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.25%) Mac OS
15 2 (1.25%) AIX
15 2 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.13%) ITIL
2 21 (13.13%) BCP
3 17 (10.63%) Problem Management
4 12 (7.50%) Configuration Management
4 12 (7.50%) Service Delivery
5 10 (6.25%) Migration
5 10 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (5.63%) Project Management
6 9 (5.63%) DevOps
7 8 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (4.38%) Line Management
8 7 (4.38%) Change Management
8 7 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (4.38%) Operations Management
8 7 (4.38%) Incident Management
9 6 (3.75%) Information Security
9 6 (3.75%) Coaching
9 6 (3.75%) Network Management
10 5 (3.13%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.13%) PowerShell
2 21 (13.13%) VBScript
3 13 (8.13%) SQL
4 1 (0.63%) Python
4 1 (0.63%) Ruby
4 1 (0.63%) C
4 1 (0.63%) C#
4 1 (0.63%) C++
4 1 (0.63%) Java
4 1 (0.63%) Perl
4 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (20.63%) MCSE
3 33 (20.63%) CCNA
4 23 (14.38%) MCITP
5 11 (6.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (5.63%) SC Cleared
6 9 (5.63%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.75%) Degree
7 6 (3.75%) CCNP
7 6 (3.75%) MCSA
8 5 (3.13%) MCP
8 5 (3.13%) CCDP
8 5 (3.13%) CISSP
9 4 (2.50%) CCIE
10 2 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.63%) CCEA
11 1 (0.63%) CCA
11 1 (0.63%) MCSD
11 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.38%) COBIT
1 7 (4.38%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.13%) SLA
3 3 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 101 (63.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (39.38%) Active Directory
3 47 (29.38%) vSphere
4 26 (16.25%) XenApp
5 25 (15.63%) Hyper-V
6 17 (10.63%) XenDesktop
7 12 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (5.63%) VMware ESX
9 6 (3.75%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.88%) XenServer
11 2 (1.25%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.25%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 27 (16.88%) Backup Exec
2 23 (14.38%) WSUS
3 15 (9.38%) SCCM
4 14 (8.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 9 (5.63%) Puppet
6 6 (3.75%) SCOM
7 5 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (1.25%) OpenView
8 2 (1.25%) Foglight
9 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.63%) Control-M
9 1 (0.63%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 87 (54.38%) Microsoft
2 78 (48.75%) Citrix
3 73 (45.63%) Cisco
4 32 (20.00%) HP
5 29 (18.13%) Apple
6 25 (15.63%) Symantec
7 19 (11.88%) IBM
8 18 (11.25%) CheckPoint
9 17 (10.63%) Avaya
10 16 (10.00%) Red Hat
11 10 (6.25%) Dell
12 8 (5.00%) Draytek
12 8 (5.00%) SolarWinds
13 6 (3.75%) Veeam
13 6 (3.75%) Wyse
14 5 (3.13%) NetApp
15 4 (2.50%) 3PAR
16 3 (1.88%) ProCurve
16 3 (1.88%) Varonis
17 2 (1.25%) LogRhythm
Maidstone
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £270 - £290 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Herne Bay, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Explore Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Kent
Explore Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 13 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Inflite
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Kent
Explore Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 16 days ago
Sittingbourne
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago