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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 33 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing VMware 84 72 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.22% 5.84% 7.24%
As % of the Vendors category 14.41% 14.63% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 76 70 52
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £49,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.99% -
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
583 492 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.09% 39.94% 51.36%
Number of salaries quoted 522 443 326
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Maidstone -1 18 £32,500 -27.77%
West Malling +6 5 £45,000 +69.81%
Stansted - 5 £22,500 -
Dartford -18 3 £34,750 -27.60% 2
Faversham - 2 £37,500 -
Chatham - 1 £24,000 - 2
Dover - 1 £60,000 -
Snodland - 1 £32,000 -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 128 (81.01%) Windows
2 99 (62.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (50.63%) Microsoft
4 73 (46.20%) Citrix
5 71 (44.94%) Cisco
6 68 (43.04%) MS Exchange
7 62 (39.24%) Firewall
8 59 (37.34%) Active Directory
9 57 (36.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 46 (29.11%) vSphere
11 41 (25.95%) LAN
12 40 (25.32%) WAN
12 40 (25.32%) HP
13 38 (24.05%) DNS
13 38 (24.05%) Microsoft Certification
14 37 (23.42%) ITIL
15 36 (22.78%) TCP/IP
16 35 (22.15%) Finance
17 32 (20.25%) SAN
17 32 (20.25%) Cisco Certification
17 32 (20.25%) DHCP
18 31 (19.62%) CCNA
19 30 (18.99%) XenApp
19 30 (18.99%) Windows Server 2012
20 29 (18.35%) MS Excel
20 29 (18.35%) Backup Exec
20 29 (18.35%) MCSE
21 26 (16.46%) Exchange Server 2010
21 26 (16.46%) Apple
22 25 (15.82%) Linux

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 68 (43.04%) MS Exchange
2 26 (16.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (13.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 17 (10.76%) Exchange Server 2000
5 11 (6.96%) SharePoint
6 10 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (3.16%) Apache
9 3 (1.90%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.90%) IIS
9 3 (1.90%) JBoss
10 2 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.27%) nginx
10 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 29 (18.35%) MS Excel
2 21 (13.29%) MS Office
3 6 (3.80%) FastStats
4 1 (0.63%) MS Project
4 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.53%) Office 365
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (39.24%) Firewall
2 41 (25.95%) LAN
3 40 (25.32%) WAN
4 38 (24.05%) DNS
5 36 (22.78%) TCP/IP
6 32 (20.25%) DHCP
6 32 (20.25%) SAN
7 22 (13.92%) VLAN
8 17 (10.76%) VPN
9 14 (8.86%) Wireless
10 7 (4.43%) MPLS
10 7 (4.43%) SMTP
11 6 (3.80%) VoIP
11 6 (3.80%) IPsec
11 6 (3.80%) IP Telephony
12 5 (3.16%) DMZ
12 5 (3.16%) IMAP
12 5 (3.16%) ADSL
12 5 (3.16%) OSPF
12 5 (3.16%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (3.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.80%) AdminStudio
2 3 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (1.90%) TeamCity
2 3 (1.90%) MSBuild
2 3 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 35 (22.15%) Finance
2 12 (7.59%) Advertising
3 9 (5.70%) Banking
4 3 (1.90%) Retail
4 3 (1.90%) Marketing
4 3 (1.90%) Legal
4 3 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.63%) Electronics
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (17.72%) Consultant
2 26 (16.46%) Technical Consultant
3 24 (15.19%) Technical Support
4 20 (12.66%) Support Engineer
5 15 (9.49%) Infrastructure Manager
6 13 (8.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (8.23%) Support Supervisor
7 11 (6.96%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (6.33%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
9 9 (5.70%) Technical Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) Administrator
9 9 (5.70%) Technical Support Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (4.43%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (4.43%) Analyst
10 7 (4.43%) Build Engineer
11 5 (3.16%) Architect
11 5 (3.16%) Systems Support
11 5 (3.16%) Systems Support Engineer
12 4 (2.53%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.80%) Application Packaging
2 5 (3.16%) MAPI
3 3 (1.90%) YAML
4 2 (1.27%) Memcached
5 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.92%) Blackberry
2 13 (8.23%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.16%) PDA
4 5 (3.16%) iPhone
5 3 (1.90%) NHS
5 3 (1.90%) Social Media
6 2 (1.27%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.27%) Open Source
6 2 (1.27%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 128 (81.01%) Windows
2 57 (36.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (18.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (15.82%) Linux
5 19 (12.03%) Windows 2000 Server
6 17 (10.76%) Mac OS X
7 15 (9.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (9.49%) Windows 7
8 13 (8.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (5.70%) Windows 8
10 8 (5.06%) UNIX
11 7 (4.43%) Windows Vista
11 7 (4.43%) VMS
12 6 (3.80%) Windows XP
13 5 (3.16%) Android
13 5 (3.16%) CentOS
14 4 (2.53%) Apple iOS
14 4 (2.53%) AIX
14 4 (2.53%) Solaris
15 2 (1.27%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.42%) ITIL
2 21 (13.29%) BCP
2 21 (13.29%) Problem Management
3 16 (10.13%) Service Delivery
4 14 (8.86%) Migration
5 12 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (7.59%) Change Management
5 12 (7.59%) Line Management
6 10 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (5.70%) Configuration Management
7 9 (5.70%) Project Management
8 8 (5.06%) Security Management
8 8 (5.06%) Network Management
9 7 (4.43%) Release Management
9 7 (4.43%) Operations Management
10 6 (3.80%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.80%) Incident Management
10 6 (3.80%) Business Continuity
10 6 (3.80%) Service Management
10 6 (3.80%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.19%) PowerShell
2 21 (13.29%) VBScript
3 15 (9.49%) SQL
4 5 (3.16%) PHP
4 5 (3.16%) Java
5 3 (1.90%) Perl
5 3 (1.90%) C
5 3 (1.90%) C++
5 3 (1.90%) Python
5 3 (1.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (24.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (20.25%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (19.62%) CCNA
4 29 (18.35%) MCSE
5 25 (15.82%) MCITP
6 13 (8.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (8.23%) SC Cleared
6 13 (8.23%) Security Cleared
7 9 (5.70%) CCNP
8 8 (5.06%) CCDP
9 7 (4.43%) CCIE
10 6 (3.80%) MCSA
10 6 (3.80%) Degree
11 5 (3.16%) MCP
12 4 (2.53%) CISSP
13 3 (1.90%) CCDA
14 2 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (1.27%) VCDX
14 2 (1.27%) NCDA
14 2 (1.27%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.70%) COBIT
2 6 (3.80%) SLA
2 6 (3.80%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 99 (62.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (37.34%) Active Directory
3 46 (29.11%) vSphere
4 30 (18.99%) XenApp
5 18 (11.39%) Hyper-V
6 16 (10.13%) XenDesktop
7 9 (5.70%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (4.43%) VMware ESX
9 6 (3.80%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.90%) XenServer
10 3 (1.90%) NFS
11 2 (1.27%) KVM
11 2 (1.27%) Squid
12 1 (0.63%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 29 (18.35%) Backup Exec
2 22 (13.92%) WSUS
3 14 (8.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 11 (6.96%) SCCM
5 8 (5.06%) SCOM
6 6 (3.80%) ZABBIX
6 6 (3.80%) Puppet
7 5 (3.16%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (2.53%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (2.53%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.53%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 4 (2.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (1.90%) Control-M
9 3 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.90%) OpenView
9 3 (1.90%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.27%) SELinux
10 2 (1.27%) Legato
10 2 (1.27%) HAProxy
10 2 (1.27%) Foglight
Vendors
1 80 (50.63%) Microsoft
2 73 (46.20%) Citrix
3 71 (44.94%) Cisco
4 40 (25.32%) HP
5 26 (16.46%) Apple
6 24 (15.19%) Symantec
7 22 (13.92%) IBM
8 19 (12.03%) CheckPoint
9 17 (10.76%) Red Hat
9 17 (10.76%) Avaya
10 15 (9.49%) Dell
11 9 (5.70%) Veeam
12 8 (5.06%) ProCurve
12 8 (5.06%) NetApp
13 7 (4.43%) SolarWinds
13 7 (4.43%) Draytek
14 6 (3.80%) Neolane
14 6 (3.80%) Websense
14 6 (3.80%) Wyse
15 4 (2.53%) McAfee
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