Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Virtual Servers skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Servers over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Servers
South East > Kent
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 98 129
Rank change year-on-year -2 +31 -
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 11 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.84% 1.84% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 7.86% 10.62% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 15
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.48% +43.75% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £35,500
90th Percentile £33,750 £58,750 £40,250
South East median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year -11.76% -4.49% +4.71%

Virtual Servers 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 140 292 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.66% 17.32% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 111 244 268
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +1.35% -7.50%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £48,000 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Virtual Servers
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Servers in Kent

Virtual Servers
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Virtual Servers in Kent

Virtual Servers
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 Servers within the Kent region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. 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
Dartford -10 11 £32,500 -43.48%
Virtual Servers
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Virtual Servers also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Virtual Servers.

1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) DHCP
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) ProCurve
2 10 (90.91%) Blue Coat
2 10 (90.91%) ProxySG
2 10 (90.91%) Riverbed
2 10 (90.91%) Aruba
2 10 (90.91%) Telepresence
2 10 (90.91%) 802.1X
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 10 (90.91%) Wireless
2 10 (90.91%) IPsec
2 10 (90.91%) 802.11
2 10 (90.91%) MPLS
2 10 (90.91%) DPNSS
2 10 (90.91%) QSIG
2 10 (90.91%) HP
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) WLAN
2 10 (90.91%) SNMP
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Windows

Virtual Servers
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 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) DHCP
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (90.91%) 802.11
2 10 (90.91%) DPNSS
2 10 (90.91%) IPsec
2 10 (90.91%) MPLS
2 10 (90.91%) QSIG
2 10 (90.91%) SNMP
2 10 (90.91%) Telepresence
2 10 (90.91%) Wireless
2 10 (90.91%) WLAN
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Engineer
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 10 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Data Security
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) MCTS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) ProxySG
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Aruba
2 10 (90.91%) Blue Coat
2 10 (90.91%) CheckPoint
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) HP
2 10 (90.91%) ProCurve
2 10 (90.91%) Riverbed