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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 33 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware 79 77 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.41% 6.33% 7.53%
As % of the Vendors category 14.50% 16.01% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 74 75 51
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
545 481 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.13% 39.56% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 475 430 321
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 £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 October 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 October 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 -2 13 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Dover -1 7 £60,000 -
West Malling -2 4 £41,250 +14.58% 2
Tunbridge Wells +18 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Faversham -1 2 £37,500 +5.63% 1
Dartford -3 2 £45,000 -6.25% 2
Chatham - 1 £24,000 -
Rochester - 1 £31,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £35,000 -
VMware
South East

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 109 (76.76%) Windows
2 89 (62.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (46.48%) Microsoft
4 61 (42.96%) Cisco
5 56 (39.44%) Citrix
6 55 (38.73%) Active Directory
7 50 (35.21%) Firewall
8 49 (34.51%) MS Exchange
9 47 (33.10%) LAN
10 46 (32.39%) WAN
11 45 (31.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 39 (27.46%) ITIL
13 33 (23.24%) Finance
14 32 (22.54%) HP
14 32 (22.54%) SAN
15 31 (21.83%) Cisco Certification
15 31 (21.83%) SQL Server
15 31 (21.83%) MS Excel
16 30 (21.13%) CCNA
16 30 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
17 29 (20.42%) vSphere
18 28 (19.72%) XenApp
19 27 (19.01%) DNS
20 25 (17.61%) Exchange Server 2010
21 22 (15.49%) TCP/IP
21 22 (15.49%) SQL
21 22 (15.49%) MCSE
22 21 (14.79%) DHCP
22 21 (14.79%) MCITP
23 20 (14.08%) CheckPoint

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 49 (34.51%) MS Exchange
2 25 (17.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (8.45%) IIS
5 11 (7.75%) Tomcat
5 11 (7.75%) SharePoint
5 11 (7.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (7.75%) Exchange Server 2000
6 10 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.93%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (4.23%) Apache
8 6 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (2.82%) JBoss
10 2 (1.41%) nginx
11 1 (0.70%) Lync
11 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 31 (21.83%) MS Excel
2 18 (12.68%) MS Office
3 8 (5.63%) FastStats
4 5 (3.52%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.70%) MS Project
5 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.11%) Office 365
3 2 (1.41%) PaaS
4 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (35.21%) Firewall
2 47 (33.10%) LAN
3 46 (32.39%) WAN
4 32 (22.54%) SAN
5 27 (19.01%) DNS
6 22 (15.49%) TCP/IP
7 21 (14.79%) DHCP
8 19 (13.38%) VLAN
9 12 (8.45%) Wireless
10 10 (7.04%) Network Security
10 10 (7.04%) MPLS
11 9 (6.34%) VPN
12 7 (4.93%) SNMP
13 6 (4.23%) IPsec
13 6 (4.23%) HTTP
13 6 (4.23%) VoIP
14 5 (3.52%) OSPF
14 5 (3.52%) BGP
14 5 (3.52%) IP Telephony
15 4 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.23%) MySQL
4 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (4.23%) AdminStudio
2 3 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.70%) Maven
General
1 33 (23.24%) Finance
2 9 (6.34%) Banking
3 8 (5.63%) Advertising
4 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.11%) Retail
4 3 (2.11%) Marketing
5 2 (1.41%) Legal
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Front Office
6 1 (0.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (14.79%) Consultant
2 20 (14.08%) Support Engineer
2 20 (14.08%) Technical Consultant
3 19 (13.38%) Technical Support
4 14 (9.86%) Technical Support Engineer
4 14 (9.86%) Technical Engineer
5 12 (8.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (8.45%) Analyst
5 12 (8.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (8.45%) Administrator
6 10 (7.04%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 9 (6.34%) Security Specialist
7 9 (6.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (6.34%) Network Engineer
8 8 (5.63%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.93%) Network Security Specialist
9 7 (4.93%) Network Specialist
9 7 (4.93%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 7 (4.93%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
10 6 (4.23%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.23%) Application Packaging
2 4 (2.82%) YAML
3 2 (1.41%) Memcached
4 1 (0.70%) CSS3
4 1 (0.70%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.70%) LESS
4 1 (0.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.70%) jQuery
4 1 (0.70%) HTML
4 1 (0.70%) CSS
4 1 (0.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.75%) Blackberry
2 9 (6.34%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.93%) Statistics
4 3 (2.11%) Clustering
4 3 (2.11%) Social Media
4 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.41%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.41%) Open Source
5 2 (1.41%) Replication
6 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.70%) DTV
6 1 (0.70%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.70%) NHS
6 1 (0.70%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 109 (76.76%) Windows
2 45 (31.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (11.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (9.15%) Windows 2000 Server
5 12 (8.45%) Linux
6 11 (7.75%) Mac OS X
7 9 (6.34%) Windows 7
8 8 (5.63%) UNIX
8 8 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (4.93%) VMS
10 4 (2.82%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.82%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.82%) AIX
10 4 (2.82%) Solaris
11 3 (2.11%) CentOS
12 2 (1.41%) SELinux
12 2 (1.41%) FreeBSD
12 2 (1.41%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.46%) ITIL
2 17 (11.97%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (10.56%) Problem Management
4 14 (9.86%) Service Delivery
5 13 (9.15%) Change Management
6 12 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (8.45%) Load Balancing
7 11 (7.75%) Line Management
8 10 (7.04%) Migration
8 10 (7.04%) BCP
8 10 (7.04%) Configuration Management
8 10 (7.04%) Project Management
9 8 (5.63%) Business Continuity
9 8 (5.63%) Security Management
10 7 (4.93%) ETL
10 7 (4.93%) Release Management
10 7 (4.93%) Network Management
10 7 (4.93%) WAN Optimisation
11 6 (4.23%) Coaching
11 6 (4.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.49%) SQL
2 10 (7.04%) VBScript
2 10 (7.04%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.93%) PHP
3 7 (4.93%) Java
4 4 (2.82%) Perl
4 4 (2.82%) Python
4 4 (2.82%) Ruby
5 3 (2.11%) C++
5 3 (2.11%) C
6 1 (0.70%) C#
6 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.70%) PHP5
6 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (21.83%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (21.13%) CCNA
3 22 (15.49%) MCSE
4 21 (14.79%) MCITP
5 16 (11.27%) CCNP
6 13 (9.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (5.63%) CCDP
7 8 (5.63%) SC Cleared
7 8 (5.63%) Security Cleared
8 7 (4.93%) CCIE
9 6 (4.23%) MCSA
10 5 (3.52%) MCP
10 5 (3.52%) Degree
11 4 (2.82%) CISSP
12 3 (2.11%) CCDA
13 2 (1.41%) VCDX
13 2 (1.41%) NCDA
13 2 (1.41%) NCIE
13 2 (1.41%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (6.34%) COBIT
2 7 (4.93%) SLA
3 5 (3.52%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.41%) QA
5 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 89 (62.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (38.73%) Active Directory
3 29 (20.42%) vSphere
4 28 (19.72%) XenApp
5 17 (11.97%) XenDesktop
6 13 (9.15%) Hyper-V
7 11 (7.75%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (3.52%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.11%) XenServer
9 3 (2.11%) NFS
9 3 (2.11%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.41%) Squid
10 2 (1.41%) KVM
11 1 (0.70%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (11.27%) Backup Exec
2 12 (8.45%) SCCM
3 10 (7.04%) WSUS
4 7 (4.93%) ZABBIX
5 5 (3.52%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (2.82%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (2.82%) Puppet
6 4 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.82%) SCOM
6 4 (2.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (2.82%) Tivoli
6 4 (2.82%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 4 (2.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (2.11%) Control-M
7 3 (2.11%) OpenView
7 3 (2.11%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.41%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.41%) Legato
8 2 (1.41%) Foglight
Vendors
1 66 (46.48%) Microsoft
2 61 (42.96%) Cisco
3 56 (39.44%) Citrix
4 32 (22.54%) HP
5 20 (14.08%) CheckPoint
6 15 (10.56%) Apple
7 14 (9.86%) IBM
8 12 (8.45%) Dell
9 11 (7.75%) Avaya
9 11 (7.75%) Symantec
9 11 (7.75%) Veeam
10 9 (6.34%) Red Hat
11 8 (5.63%) NetApp
11 8 (5.63%) Neolane
12 7 (4.93%) ProCurve
12 7 (4.93%) Riverbed
12 7 (4.93%) Mitel
13 6 (4.23%) Websense
13 6 (4.23%) Wyse
13 6 (4.23%) SolarWinds
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Overtime + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Remit Resources
Salary: £33000 - £36500 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Excellent Devel
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Faversham, Kent
Vadis People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Kent
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Dartford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago