Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Virtual Desktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Desktop over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Desktop
South East > Kent
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Desktop 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.36% - -
As % of the System Software category 2.45% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Kent median annual salary £55,000 - -
South East median annual salary £55,000 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.71% +16.67% -28.57%

Virtual Desktop is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 163 212 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 14.76% 15.32% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 147 176 264
Kent median annual salary £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.64% -6.15% -7.14%
10th Percentile £18,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,875 £50,000
South East median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Virtual Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Virtual Desktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Desktop in Kent

Virtual Desktop
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop in Kent.

Salary trend for Virtual Desktop in Kent

Virtual Desktop
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop within the Kent region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £55,000 -
Virtual Desktop
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Virtual Desktop.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) BCP
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) CommVault
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp

Virtual Desktop
Co-occurring 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Operations Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Network Operations Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Network Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Specialist
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) BCP
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Management
1 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) CommVault
2 2 (50.00%) Meraki
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Nimsoft