Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Virtual Machines skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Machines over the 6 months to 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 113 142
Rank change year-on-year +6 +29 +8
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.17% 0.39% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 1.32% 2.59% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Kent median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -12.50% -48.39%
10th Percentile £51,250 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £39,750 £69,800
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Virtual Machines 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 151 232 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 13.20% 15.19% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 140 185 282
Kent median annual salary £28,750 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £18,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,150 £54,256
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in Kent

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Virtual Machines in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT jobs citing Virtual Machines 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 Machines.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Self-Motivation

Virtual Machines
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Professional Services Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (100.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft