The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Kent region.

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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 42 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs citing VMware 63 79 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.69% 7.45% 8.21%
As % of the Vendors category 10.66% 16.63% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 51 70 57
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,900 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
591 475 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 53.39% 44.77% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 504 401 376
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware
South East

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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
Dartford +3 15 £41,250 -14.83%
Maidstone -6 5 £42,500 +19.71% 1
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £48,890 -
West Malling +2 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Sittingbourne - 2 £25,750 -
Stansted - 1 - -
Tonbridge - 1 £42,500 -
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 - 1
Dover - 1 - -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 73 (70.19%) Windows
2 65 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (43.27%) Cisco
3 45 (43.27%) Active Directory
4 40 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 38 (36.54%) Firewall
6 36 (34.62%) Microsoft
7 35 (33.65%) LAN
7 35 (33.65%) ITIL
8 34 (32.69%) WAN
8 34 (32.69%) Citrix
9 32 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (29.81%) SQL Server
11 30 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2010
12 26 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 25 (24.04%) Cisco Certification
13 25 (24.04%) Microsoft Certification
13 25 (24.04%) CCNA
14 22 (21.15%) SAN
15 21 (20.19%) XenApp
16 20 (19.23%) vSphere
16 20 (19.23%) HP
16 20 (19.23%) CCNP
16 20 (19.23%) SQL
17 19 (18.27%) CheckPoint
17 19 (18.27%) Disaster Recovery
17 19 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2007
18 18 (17.31%) DNS
18 18 (17.31%) Veeam
19 17 (16.35%) Problem Management

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 40 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 30 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (13.46%) Tomcat
5 13 (12.50%) IIS
5 13 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (10.58%) SharePoint
7 9 (8.65%) Apache
8 8 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (2.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.92%) Lync
11 2 (1.92%) nginx
12 1 (0.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 26 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.46%) MS Office
3 9 (8.65%) FastStats
4 8 (7.69%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.92%) PaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Office 365
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (36.54%) Firewall
2 35 (33.65%) LAN
3 34 (32.69%) WAN
4 22 (21.15%) SAN
5 18 (17.31%) DNS
6 17 (16.35%) VLAN
7 14 (13.46%) Wireless
7 14 (13.46%) MPLS
7 14 (13.46%) DHCP
8 10 (9.62%) OSPF
8 10 (9.62%) BGP
9 9 (8.65%) BIG-IP
9 9 (8.65%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (7.69%) TCP/IP
11 7 (6.73%) SNMP
11 7 (6.73%) Network Security
12 6 (5.77%) HTTP
13 5 (4.81%) IPsec
13 5 (4.81%) VPN
13 5 (4.81%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (29.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (6.73%) MySQL
4 3 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.96%) Redis
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.96%) Maven
2 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (1.92%) Banking
2 2 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (0.96%) Front Office
3 1 (0.96%) Electronics
3 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.96%) Legal
3 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (20.19%) Support Engineer
2 19 (18.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 15 (14.42%) Administrator
5 11 (10.58%) Network Support
5 11 (10.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) Consultant
7 8 (7.69%) Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Senior Network Support
7 8 (7.69%) Senior Network Support Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Network Security Specialist
8 7 (6.73%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.85%) YAML
2 2 (1.92%) Memcached
2 2 (1.92%) HTML
2 2 (1.92%) .NET
2 2 (1.92%) CSS
2 2 (1.92%) jQuery
3 1 (0.96%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.96%) Ajax
3 1 (0.96%) Web Services
3 1 (0.96%) XML
3 1 (0.96%) XSLT
3 1 (0.96%) XHTML
3 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.96%) XML Schema
3 1 (0.96%) LESS
3 1 (0.96%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.96%) CSS3
3 1 (0.96%) Backbone.js
3 1 (0.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) Clustering
2 7 (6.73%) Statistics
3 4 (3.85%) FlexPod
3 4 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.92%) Open Source
5 2 (1.92%) NHS
5 2 (1.92%) Replication
6 1 (0.96%) PDA
6 1 (0.96%) DTV
6 1 (0.96%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.96%) W3C
6 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 73 (70.19%) Windows
2 32 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (14.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (10.58%) Linux
5 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.81%) Debian
7 5 (4.81%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.81%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (3.85%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.85%) AIX
8 4 (3.85%) Solaris
8 4 (3.85%) UNIX
9 3 (2.88%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.88%) CentOS
9 3 (2.88%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.92%) SELinux
10 2 (1.92%) VMS
10 2 (1.92%) FreeBSD
10 2 (1.92%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.65%) ITIL
2 19 (18.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (16.35%) Problem Management
4 14 (13.46%) Load Balancing
5 11 (10.58%) Migration
6 10 (9.62%) Business Continuity
7 9 (8.65%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (7.69%) ETL
8 8 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.73%) WAN Optimisation
10 6 (5.77%) Change Management
11 5 (4.81%) Network Design
11 5 (4.81%) Security Management
11 5 (4.81%) Configuration Management
11 5 (4.81%) Project Management
12 4 (3.85%) Time Management
12 4 (3.85%) DevOps
12 4 (3.85%) Risk Management
12 4 (3.85%) Data Management
13 3 (2.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.23%) SQL
2 7 (6.73%) Java
2 7 (6.73%) Perl
2 7 (6.73%) PHP
3 4 (3.85%) Ruby
4 3 (2.88%) Python
4 3 (2.88%) C
5 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.92%) C#
5 2 (1.92%) C++
5 2 (1.92%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.96%) PHP5
6 1 (0.96%) VBScript
6 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (24.04%) Cisco Certification
1 25 (24.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (24.04%) CCNA
2 20 (19.23%) CCNP
3 17 (16.35%) MCSE
4 15 (14.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (9.62%) MCSA
5 10 (9.62%) MCITP
6 5 (4.81%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.81%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.85%) NCDA
7 4 (3.85%) NCIE
8 3 (2.88%) Degree
8 3 (2.88%) CCIE
8 3 (2.88%) CCDA
8 3 (2.88%) CCDP
9 2 (1.92%) VCDX
9 2 (1.92%) VCAP
9 2 (1.92%) VTSP
10 1 (0.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.85%) SLA
2 4 (3.85%) QA
3 2 (1.92%) COBIT
4 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 65 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (43.27%) Active Directory
3 21 (20.19%) XenApp
4 20 (19.23%) vSphere
5 16 (15.38%) Hyper-V
6 15 (14.42%) XenDesktop
7 8 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (6.73%) VMware ESX
9 5 (4.81%) Squid
10 3 (2.88%) ISA Server
10 3 (2.88%) Varnish
11 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.92%) KVM
11 2 (1.92%) NFS
11 2 (1.92%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.96%) Xen
12 1 (0.96%) vCloud
12 1 (0.96%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 17 (16.35%) Backup Exec
2 15 (14.42%) SCCM
3 11 (10.58%) SCOM
4 10 (9.62%) SolarWinds Orion
5 9 (8.65%) Foglight
6 8 (7.69%) ZABBIX
7 4 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (3.85%) Tivoli
7 4 (3.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 4 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (2.88%) Nagios
8 3 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (2.88%) Puppet
9 2 (1.92%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.92%) OpenView
9 2 (1.92%) Control-M
9 2 (1.92%) Legato
9 2 (1.92%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 45 (43.27%) Cisco
2 36 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 34 (32.69%) Citrix
4 20 (19.23%) HP
5 19 (18.27%) CheckPoint
6 18 (17.31%) Veeam
7 10 (9.62%) SolarWinds
7 10 (9.62%) F5
8 9 (8.65%) Neolane
9 8 (7.69%) ProCurve
10 7 (6.73%) Mitel
10 7 (6.73%) Red Hat
10 7 (6.73%) Riverbed
11 6 (5.77%) IBM
11 6 (5.77%) McAfee
12 5 (4.81%) Symantec
12 5 (4.81%) NetApp
12 5 (4.81%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (4.81%) Dell
12 5 (4.81%) ExactTarget
Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Overtime + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Sandwich
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable dependant on experience
Posted: 10 days ago