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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 73 87 103
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +16
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 24 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.18% 2.03% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 14.20% 13.64% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 6
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
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
169 154 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 15.35% 14.89% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 136 137 95
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -11 1 £32,000 -14.66%
Tonbridge - 1 - - 1
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 42 (97.67%) VMware
2 40 (93.02%) Windows
3 38 (88.37%) HP
4 35 (81.40%) Active Directory
4 35 (81.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (79.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (79.07%) Windows Server
6 33 (76.74%) ITIL
7 32 (74.42%) DNS
7 32 (74.42%) Microsoft
8 29 (67.44%) Firewall
9 27 (62.79%) Linux
9 27 (62.79%) DHCP
10 25 (58.14%) SLA
10 25 (58.14%) Symantec
10 25 (58.14%) 3PAR
10 25 (58.14%) Capacity Management
10 25 (58.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 24 (55.81%) HP SIM
11 24 (55.81%) HP Storage
11 24 (55.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (55.81%) Security Cleared
11 24 (55.81%) HP Data Protector
11 24 (55.81%) NetBackup
12 14 (32.56%) Citrix
12 14 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (20.93%) iSCSI
14 9 (20.93%) SAN
14 9 (20.93%) Cisco

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.65%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.33%) Lync
5 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.65%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.33%) Heroku
2 1 (2.33%) IaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (74.42%) DNS
2 29 (67.44%) Firewall
3 27 (62.79%) DHCP
4 9 (20.93%) iSCSI
4 9 (20.93%) SAN
5 7 (16.28%) NAS
6 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
6 5 (11.63%) Wireless
7 4 (9.30%) VLAN
8 2 (4.65%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (4.65%) LAN
8 2 (4.65%) WAN
8 2 (4.65%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.33%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.33%) Redis
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Administrator
1 24 (55.81%) Storage Administrator
1 24 (55.81%) Storage Systems Administrator
1 24 (55.81%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (13.95%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Network Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Network Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Project Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (55.81%) HP Storage
2 1 (2.33%) Clustering
2 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) iSeries
2 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (93.02%) Windows
2 35 (81.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (79.07%) Windows Server
3 34 (79.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (62.79%) Linux
5 24 (55.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.98%) Unix
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) ITIL
2 25 (58.14%) Capacity Management
3 7 (16.28%) High Availability
4 6 (13.95%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (9.30%) Patch Management
5 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
5 4 (9.30%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.65%) Line Management
6 2 (4.65%) Security Operations
6 2 (4.65%) SIEM
7 1 (2.33%) BCP
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.33%) CRM
7 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.33%) Go
2 1 (2.33%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.33%) Ruby
2 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (58.14%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (81.40%) Active Directory
2 14 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.60%) XenApp
4 7 (16.28%) DFS Replication
5 6 (13.95%) VMware ESX
5 6 (13.95%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (13.95%) XenDesktop
6 5 (11.63%) vCloud
7 3 (6.98%) NFS
8 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (58.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 24 (55.81%) HP Data Protector
2 24 (55.81%) HP SIM
2 24 (55.81%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.65%) Nessus
3 2 (4.65%) Nmap
4 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (97.67%) VMware
2 38 (88.37%) HP
3 32 (74.42%) Microsoft
4 25 (58.14%) 3PAR
4 25 (58.14%) Symantec
5 14 (32.56%) Citrix
6 9 (20.93%) Cisco
7 5 (11.63%) Dell
8 4 (9.30%) Veeam
9 3 (6.98%) Intel
10 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
10 2 (4.65%) EMC
10 2 (4.65%) LogRhythm
10 2 (4.65%) Tripwire
10 2 (4.65%) Websense
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