Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Servers
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 91 106
Rank change year-on-year +6 +15 +36
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 7 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.68% 1.25% 1.20%
As % of the System Software category 6.09% 9.30% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 9
Kent median annual salary £49,000 £26,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +84.91% -53.91% +43.75%
10th Percentile £36,250 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £52,200 £36,300 £58,750
South East median annual salary £49,500 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +32.00% -14.77% +1.73%

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 115 172 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 11.22% 13.44% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 101 138 247
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Servers in Kent over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram 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 23 October 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
Dartford -3 6 £49,000 +50.77%
Virtual Servers
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Virtual Servers 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 Servers.

1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Aruba
2 4 (57.14%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
2 4 (57.14%) ProxySG
2 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) Telepresence
2 4 (57.14%) CommVault
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) WLAN
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (42.86%) MCP
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7

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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Telepresence
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) WLAN
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) 802.11
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) IT Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) COM
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (57.14%) ProxySG
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Aruba
2 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CommVault
2 4 (57.14%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) Mitel
4 1 (14.29%) Riverbed