The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 70 71 103
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +32
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 17 31 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.79% 2.86% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 13.08% 23.66% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 7
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £40,550
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £55,000 £53,550
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
130 131 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 13.68% 12.07% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 119 129 124
Median salary £30,500 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 June 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Kent

vSphere
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +16 1 £60,000 +100.00%
Maidstone +2 1 £24,000 -12.72%
Dartford -3 1 £42,500 +21.42%
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 36 (87.80%) VMware
2 33 (80.49%) Windows
3 31 (75.61%) Active Directory
3 31 (75.61%) Windows Server
4 29 (70.73%) ITIL
4 29 (70.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (68.29%) HP
5 28 (68.29%) DNS
6 27 (65.85%) Firewall
7 26 (63.41%) DHCP
8 25 (60.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
9 24 (58.54%) Linux
10 23 (56.10%) SLA
10 23 (56.10%) 3PAR
10 23 (56.10%) Capacity Management
11 22 (53.66%) HP Storage
11 22 (53.66%) HP SIM
11 22 (53.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (53.66%) HP Data Protector
11 22 (53.66%) Security Cleared
11 22 (53.66%) Symantec
11 22 (53.66%) NetBackup
11 22 (53.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 10 (24.39%) Citrix
13 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Management
14 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (17.07%) XenApp
15 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.20%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (12.20%) OpenStack
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.20%) PaaS
3 3 (7.32%) Heroku
3 3 (7.32%) IaaS
4 1 (2.44%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (68.29%) DNS
2 27 (65.85%) Firewall
3 26 (63.41%) DHCP
4 6 (14.63%) SAN
4 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
5 5 (12.20%) iSCSI
5 5 (12.20%) NAS
6 2 (4.88%) VLAN
6 2 (4.88%) Wireless
7 1 (2.44%) FCoE
7 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.44%) LAN
7 1 (2.44%) WAN
7 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (7.32%) Redis
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Administrator
1 22 (53.66%) Storage Administrator
1 22 (53.66%) Storage Systems Administrator
1 22 (53.66%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (17.07%) HP Storage Administrator
3 4 (9.76%) Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.88%) Agile Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Network Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (7.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) HP Storage
2 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.44%) CMDB
3 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (80.49%) Windows
2 31 (75.61%) Windows Server
3 29 (70.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (60.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (58.54%) Linux
6 22 (53.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.88%) Android
8 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.44%) Solaris
9 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) ITIL
2 23 (56.10%) Capacity Management
3 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (12.20%) TDD
5 4 (9.76%) High Availability
6 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (7.32%) DevOps
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.88%) Patch Management
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.44%) Line Management
8 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.44%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (2.44%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) Java
2 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
2 3 (7.32%) Go
2 3 (7.32%) Ruby
3 2 (4.88%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.44%) MCSA
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (56.10%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (75.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.07%) XenApp
3 4 (9.76%) DFS Replication
3 4 (9.76%) VMware ESX
3 4 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.88%) NFS
6 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.44%) vCloud
6 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (53.66%) HP Data Protector
1 22 (53.66%) HP SIM
1 22 (53.66%) NetBackup
1 22 (53.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (7.32%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) WSUS
4 1 (2.44%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Nagios
4 1 (2.44%) Nessus
4 1 (2.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (2.44%) Nmap
4 1 (2.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 36 (87.80%) VMware
2 28 (68.29%) HP
3 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
4 23 (56.10%) 3PAR
5 22 (53.66%) Symantec
6 10 (24.39%) Citrix
7 4 (9.76%) Cisco
8 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.88%) EMC
8 2 (4.88%) Veeam
9 1 (2.44%) Brocade
9 1 (2.44%) Dell
9 1 (2.44%) Forcepoint
9 1 (2.44%) LogRhythm
9 1 (2.44%) NetApp
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle
9 1 (2.44%) Sun
9 1 (2.44%) Tripwire
9 1 (2.44%) Veritas
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