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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 37 34 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs citing VMware 69 68 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.74% 6.19% 10.07%
As % of the Vendors category 13.12% 14.69% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 57 63 67
Average salary £42,781 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.93% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £26,000 £29,859
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
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
526 463 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.37% 42.13% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 440 392 357
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 0 12 £37,500 -23.27% 1
Maidstone - 8 £37,500 -
Dover - 4 £62,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +26 3 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Malling +7 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Sittingbourne - 2 £25,750 -
Rochester 0 1 £31,500 +65.78%
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 -
Stansted - 1 - -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 80 (68.97%) Windows
2 68 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (46.55%) Active Directory
4 52 (44.83%) Cisco
5 46 (39.66%) Firewall
6 44 (37.93%) MS Exchange
6 44 (37.93%) Citrix
7 41 (35.34%) Microsoft
7 41 (35.34%) ITIL
8 38 (32.76%) LAN
9 37 (31.90%) WAN
10 34 (29.31%) Windows Server 2008
11 32 (27.59%) SQL Server
11 32 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
12 31 (26.72%) Microsoft Certification
12 31 (26.72%) CCNA
13 30 (25.86%) Exchange Server 2010
14 28 (24.14%) MS Excel
15 27 (23.28%) SAN
16 24 (20.69%) XenApp
17 23 (19.83%) MCSE
18 22 (18.97%) CCNP
18 22 (18.97%) HP
18 22 (18.97%) Disaster Recovery
19 21 (18.10%) CheckPoint
19 21 (18.10%) vSphere
20 20 (17.24%) Finance
21 19 (16.38%) VLAN
21 19 (16.38%) Exchange Server 2007
21 19 (16.38%) SQL

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 44 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 30 (25.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (16.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (12.93%) Tomcat
5 14 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (10.34%) SharePoint
6 12 (10.34%) IIS
7 10 (8.62%) Apache
8 9 (7.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (6.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2000
10 6 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.72%) nginx
11 2 (1.72%) Lync
12 1 (0.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 28 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.34%) MS Office
3 10 (8.62%) FastStats
4 8 (6.90%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.72%) PaaS
3 1 (0.86%) Office 365
3 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (39.66%) Firewall
2 38 (32.76%) LAN
3 37 (31.90%) WAN
4 27 (23.28%) SAN
5 19 (16.38%) VLAN
6 18 (15.52%) DNS
7 15 (12.93%) MPLS
8 13 (11.21%) DHCP
8 13 (11.21%) Wireless
9 11 (9.48%) OSPF
9 11 (9.48%) BGP
10 10 (8.62%) TCP/IP
11 8 (6.90%) BIG-IP
11 8 (6.90%) Network Security
12 7 (6.03%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (6.03%) SNMP
13 6 (5.17%) HTTP
13 6 (5.17%) LDAP
14 5 (4.31%) VPN
14 5 (4.31%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (6.90%) MySQL
4 3 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.86%) Maven
3 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (2.59%) Banking
3 2 (1.72%) Retail
3 2 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (0.86%) Front Office
4 1 (0.86%) Electronics
4 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.86%) Legal
4 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (21.55%) Support Engineer
2 19 (16.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (13.79%) Administrator
4 15 (12.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (12.07%) Technical Support Engineer
5 14 (12.07%) Technical Support
5 14 (12.07%) Technical Engineer
6 13 (11.21%) Network Engineer
7 12 (10.34%) Consultant
8 11 (9.48%) Technical Consultant
9 9 (7.76%) Analyst
9 9 (7.76%) Network Support
9 9 (7.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (6.03%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
10 7 (6.03%) Security Specialist
10 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 7 (6.03%) Network Specialist
10 7 (6.03%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
10 7 (6.03%) Network Security Specialist
10 7 (6.03%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) YAML
2 2 (1.72%) Memcached
3 1 (0.86%) CSS3
3 1 (0.86%) Backbone.js
3 1 (0.86%) LESS
3 1 (0.86%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.86%) HTML
3 1 (0.86%) .NET
3 1 (0.86%) CSS
3 1 (0.86%) jQuery
3 1 (0.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.90%) Clustering
2 7 (6.03%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.03%) Statistics
3 3 (2.59%) FlexPod
3 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.72%) NHS
4 2 (1.72%) Open Source
5 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.86%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.86%) Biometrics
5 1 (0.86%) DTV
5 1 (0.86%) Replication
5 1 (0.86%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 80 (68.97%) Windows
2 34 (29.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (10.34%) Linux
5 9 (7.76%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (6.03%) Mac OS X
7 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.31%) Debian
8 5 (4.31%) AIX
8 5 (4.31%) Solaris
8 5 (4.31%) UNIX
9 4 (3.45%) VMS
10 3 (2.59%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.59%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.59%) CentOS
11 2 (1.72%) FreeBSD
11 2 (1.72%) OpenBSD
11 2 (1.72%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.72%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.34%) ITIL
2 22 (18.97%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (15.52%) Problem Management
4 15 (12.93%) Load Balancing
5 11 (9.48%) Migration
6 10 (8.62%) Service Delivery
6 10 (8.62%) Business Continuity
7 9 (7.76%) ETL
8 8 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (6.03%) WAN Optimisation
9 7 (6.03%) Security Management
10 6 (5.17%) Change Management
11 5 (4.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (4.31%) Configuration Management
11 5 (4.31%) Project Management
11 5 (4.31%) Network Design
11 5 (4.31%) DevOps
11 5 (4.31%) Network Management
12 4 (3.45%) Data Management
12 4 (3.45%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.38%) SQL
2 8 (6.90%) Perl
2 8 (6.90%) PHP
2 8 (6.90%) Java
3 5 (4.31%) Ruby
4 4 (3.45%) Python
5 3 (2.59%) C++
5 3 (2.59%) C
6 1 (0.86%) C#
6 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.86%) VBScript
6 1 (0.86%) PHP5
6 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (26.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (26.72%) CCNA
3 23 (19.83%) MCSE
4 22 (18.97%) CCNP
5 17 (14.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (12.93%) MCITP
7 10 (8.62%) MCSA
8 5 (4.31%) CCDP
8 5 (4.31%) SC Cleared
8 5 (4.31%) Security Cleared
9 4 (3.45%) CCIE
9 4 (3.45%) Degree
10 3 (2.59%) NCDA
10 3 (2.59%) NCIE
10 3 (2.59%) CCDA
11 2 (1.72%) VCAP
11 2 (1.72%) VTSP
11 2 (1.72%) VCDX
11 2 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.31%) COBIT
3 4 (3.45%) QA
3 4 (3.45%) SLA
4 1 (0.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 68 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (46.55%) Active Directory
3 24 (20.69%) XenApp
4 21 (18.10%) vSphere
5 16 (13.79%) XenDesktop
6 15 (12.93%) Hyper-V
7 8 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (6.03%) VMware ESX
9 5 (4.31%) Squid
10 3 (2.59%) NFS
10 3 (2.59%) ISA Server
10 3 (2.59%) Varnish
11 2 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.72%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.72%) KVM
12 1 (0.86%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.86%) vCloud
12 1 (0.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (14.66%) Backup Exec
2 13 (11.21%) SCCM
3 11 (9.48%) SolarWinds Orion
4 9 (7.76%) SCOM
4 9 (7.76%) ZABBIX
5 8 (6.90%) Foglight
6 4 (3.45%) Tivoli
6 4 (3.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 4 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (3.45%) Puppet
6 4 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.59%) Control-M
7 3 (2.59%) Nagios
7 3 (2.59%) NetBackup
7 3 (2.59%) OpenView
8 2 (1.72%) Legato
8 2 (1.72%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 52 (44.83%) Cisco
2 44 (37.93%) Citrix
3 41 (35.34%) Microsoft
4 22 (18.97%) HP
5 21 (18.10%) CheckPoint
6 16 (13.79%) Veeam
7 11 (9.48%) SolarWinds
8 10 (8.62%) Neolane
9 9 (7.76%) F5
9 9 (7.76%) ProCurve
10 8 (6.90%) Red Hat
10 8 (6.90%) Apple
10 8 (6.90%) Avaya
11 7 (6.03%) IBM
11 7 (6.03%) Riverbed
11 7 (6.03%) Mitel
12 6 (5.17%) McAfee
12 6 (5.17%) Dell
13 5 (4.31%) NetApp
13 5 (4.31%) Salesforce.com
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Overtime + Package
Posted: 4 days ago