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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
South East / Kent
Rank 82 80 83
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 8 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.96% 1.75% 2.71%
As % of the System Software category 6.35% 12.50% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 26
Median salary £47,750 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.42% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
126 144 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 15.18% 13.99% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 98 112 127
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,550 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Tonbridge - 5 £50,000 -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (50.00%) Citrix
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (41.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) VB
3 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 4 (33.33%) SNMP
3 4 (33.33%) BMC
3 4 (33.33%) CA
3 4 (33.33%) OpenView
3 4 (33.33%) Compuware
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 4 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (33.33%) Nagios
3 4 (33.33%) e-Health
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) Structured Programming

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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (16.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Heroku
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SNMP
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (16.67%) Redis
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Support
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) e-Health
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 4 (33.33%) Structured Programming
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
4 1 (8.33%) Server Building
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) Go
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CEH
2 1 (8.33%) CISMP
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) DFS Replication
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (33.33%) Nagios
1 4 (33.33%) OpenView
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (16.67%) WSUS
4 1 (8.33%) Nessus
4 1 (8.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Citrix
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) BMC
3 4 (33.33%) CA
3 4 (33.33%) Compuware
3 4 (33.33%) Dynatrace
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) Nimsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
5 1 (8.33%) Kaspersky
5 1 (8.33%) LogRhythm
5 1 (8.33%) Veeam
5 1 (8.33%) WatchGuard
Maidstone, Kent
Kent & Essex Police
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