Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
South East > Kent
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 107 133
Rank change year-on-year +8 +26 +13
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.18% 0.51% 0.051%
As % of the System Software category 1.22% 3.40% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Kent median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +7.69% -58.06%
10th Percentile £51,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £64,000 £33,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%

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 164 206 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 14.80% 15.08% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 148 170 266
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 £52,500 £50,000
South East median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

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 15 August 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