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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 11 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 20 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 15.63% - 2.90%
As % of the System Software category 86.96% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 2
Average salary £32,500 - £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
23 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 17.97% 7.03% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 10
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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 26 January 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 20 (100.00%) Citrix
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
1 20 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 14 (70.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 14 (70.00%) Backup Exec
2 14 (70.00%) WSUS
2 14 (70.00%) Symantec
2 14 (70.00%) BCP
2 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (70.00%) DHCP
2 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (70.00%) DNS
2 14 (70.00%) VBScript
2 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (30.00%) CentOS
3 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (30.00%) HP
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 6 (30.00%) IBM
3 6 (30.00%) SAN
3 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (30.00%) VMware ESX

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) DHCP
1 14 (70.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (70.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Technical Support
2 12 (60.00%) Support Supervisor
3 6 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) CentOS
2 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) VBScript
1 14 (70.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (30.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (70.00%) Backup Exec
1 14 (70.00%) WSUS
1 14 (70.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) Symantec
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) HP
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 6 (30.00%) IBM
3 6 (30.00%) Red Hat