The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 77 84 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 16 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.61% 0.83% 1.64%
As % of the System Software category 15.24% 8.91% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 12
Average salary £50,000 £48,875 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.30% +30.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
vSphere
South East

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

System Software Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
105 101 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.57% 9.33% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 92 93 78
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

vSphere
Salary Trend in Kent

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Kent

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Kent

vSphere
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Tunbridge Wells +27 2 £50,000 +11.11%
West Malling - 2 £40,000 - 2
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing vSphere 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 vSphere.

1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (96.00%) Windows
3 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (76.00%) Citrix
5 18 (72.00%) LAN
6 17 (68.00%) WAN
6 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
7 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (60.00%) XenApp
9 14 (56.00%) XenDesktop
9 14 (56.00%) Cisco
9 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
10 12 (48.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (44.00%) MPLS
12 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
12 10 (40.00%) SQL
12 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
13 9 (36.00%) CCNP
13 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (36.00%) ITIL
13 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
13 9 (36.00%) Firewall
13 9 (36.00%) Finance
13 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (32.00%) SolarWinds
14 8 (32.00%) SolarWinds Orion

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing vSphere 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 vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (24.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) LAN
2 17 (68.00%) WAN
3 11 (44.00%) MPLS
4 9 (36.00%) Firewall
5 8 (32.00%) OSPF
5 8 (32.00%) BGP
6 6 (24.00%) SAN
7 5 (20.00%) BIG-IP
7 5 (20.00%) VLAN
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (12.00%) DNS
9 3 (12.00%) DHCP
9 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
10 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
11 1 (4.00%) NAS
11 1 (4.00%) Wireless
11 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (4.00%) Network Security
11 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Network Support
4 4 (16.00%) Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Network Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Network Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Network Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Support
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Storage Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) FlexPod
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.00%) Linux
7 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (16.00%) Coaching
4 4 (16.00%) BCP
4 4 (16.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) Operations Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Management
7 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Information Security
7 1 (4.00%) Time Management
7 1 (4.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) VBScript
2 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (36.00%) CCNP
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (32.00%) MCSE
3 8 (32.00%) CCNA
4 3 (12.00%) MCSA
4 3 (12.00%) NCDA
4 3 (12.00%) NCIE
5 2 (8.00%) VCAP
5 2 (8.00%) VTSP
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) VCDX
6 1 (4.00%) CCEE
6 1 (4.00%) CCDP
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (60.00%) XenApp
4 14 (56.00%) XenDesktop
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (12.00%) ISA Server
7 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (4.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (28.00%) SCCM
3 5 (20.00%) WSUS
3 5 (20.00%) Foglight
4 3 (12.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (8.00%) Legato
5 2 (8.00%) SCOM
6 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (76.00%) Citrix
3 14 (56.00%) Cisco
4 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (32.00%) SolarWinds
7 5 (20.00%) F5
7 5 (20.00%) Wyse
8 4 (16.00%) NetApp
9 3 (12.00%) Symantec
9 3 (12.00%) Veeam
10 2 (8.00%) Websense
10 2 (8.00%) CommVault
11 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
11 1 (4.00%) HP
11 1 (4.00%) EMC
11 1 (4.00%) IBM
11 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
11 1 (4.00%) Kaspersky
11 1 (4.00%) McAfee
Kent
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago