The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 21 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 3.41% - 2.74%
As % of the System Software category 23.08% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
vSphere
Kent

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

System Software Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
13 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 14.77% 4.02% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 4
Average salary £31,000 £23,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.91% -52.52%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

vSphere
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Maidstone

vSphere
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 19 (100.00%) Citrix
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (68.42%) PowerShell
2 13 (68.42%) WSUS
2 13 (68.42%) Backup Exec
2 13 (68.42%) Symantec
2 13 (68.42%) BCP
2 13 (68.42%) MS Exchange
2 13 (68.42%) DHCP
2 13 (68.42%) TCP/IP
2 13 (68.42%) DNS
2 13 (68.42%) VBScript
2 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 13 (68.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (31.58%) CentOS
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (31.58%) HP
3 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) IBM
3 6 (31.58%) SAN
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
3 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 13 (68.42%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) DHCP
1 13 (68.42%) TCP/IP
1 13 (68.42%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) SAN
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Technical Support
2 8 (42.11%) Support Supervisor
3 6 (31.58%) Administrator
3 6 (31.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (31.58%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (31.58%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Technical Support
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) CentOS
2 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) PowerShell
1 13 (68.42%) VBScript
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
3 6 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) WSUS
1 13 (68.42%) Backup Exec
1 13 (68.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (68.42%) Symantec
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) HP
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) IBM
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat