Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Kent
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 65 65
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 49 58 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.12% 3.96% 3.95%
As % of the System Software category 28.32% 25.89% 26.37%
Number of salaries quoted 47 51 58
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -27.27% +33.06%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,000 £66,500
South East median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% -5.88% -

VMware Infrastructure 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 173 224 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 14.56% 15.31% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 161 188 268
Kent median annual salary £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.64% -6.15% -7.14%
10th Percentile £19,750 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,300 £50,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Kent

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Kent

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Kent over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Kent

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Kent region over the 6 months to 25 June 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 +7 11 £32,500 -
West Malling -2 7 £38,000 +43.40% 3
Tonbridge - 7 £22,500 -
Dartford +3 6 £49,000 +86.67% 1
Sevenoaks +7 3 £22,500 -13.46%
Maidstone +7 2 - - 1
Canterbury - 2 £21,500 -
Chatham - 2 £33,750 -
Westerham - 1 £28,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 VMware Infrastructure.

1 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (69.39%) Active Directory
3 31 (63.27%) Windows
4 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
5 23 (46.94%) Windows Server
6 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (38.78%) DNS
7 19 (38.78%) MCSE
7 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (36.73%) DHCP
9 17 (34.69%) Cisco
9 17 (34.69%) Office 365
10 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 16 (32.65%) MS Exchange
10 16 (32.65%) LAN
11 14 (28.57%) WAN
11 14 (28.57%) MCP
12 13 (26.53%) ITIL
12 13 (26.53%) A+ Certification
12 13 (26.53%) CCNA
12 13 (26.53%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (22.45%) Firewall
13 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Office
13 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2013
14 10 (20.41%) HP
15 9 (18.37%) CommVault
15 9 (18.37%) SQL

VMware Infrastructure
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 16 (32.65%) MS Exchange
2 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
5 5 (10.20%) IIS
6 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
7 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.08%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.69%) Office 365
2 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.08%) G Suite
5 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.78%) DNS
2 18 (36.73%) DHCP
3 16 (32.65%) LAN
4 14 (28.57%) WAN
5 11 (22.45%) Firewall
6 7 (14.29%) WLAN
7 6 (12.24%) SAN
8 5 (10.20%) Telepresence
8 5 (10.20%) Wireless
9 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
9 4 (8.16%) VLAN
9 4 (8.16%) VPN
10 3 (6.12%) VoIP
11 2 (4.08%) 802.11
11 2 (4.08%) IP Telephony
11 2 (4.08%) IPsec
11 2 (4.08%) MPLS
11 2 (4.08%) NAS
12 1 (2.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Support Engineer
2 14 (28.57%) IT Support
3 13 (26.53%) IT Engineer
4 12 (24.49%) IT Support Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Wintel Support
6 7 (14.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 5 (10.20%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Cisco Specialist
8 4 (8.16%) Server Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) 802.1X
1 2 (4.08%) COM
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Replication
2 3 (6.12%) Fat Client
2 3 (6.12%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.08%) Clustering
3 2 (4.08%) NHS
3 2 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (63.27%) Windows
2 23 (46.94%) Windows Server
3 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.24%) Windows 8
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.16%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.12%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) ITIL
2 9 (18.37%) Migration
3 6 (12.24%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.16%) BCP
5 4 (8.16%) Data Protection
5 4 (8.16%) Presales
5 4 (8.16%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.12%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (4.08%) B2B
7 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.08%) ERP
7 2 (4.08%) OOP
7 2 (4.08%) Operations Management
7 2 (4.08%) Project Management
7 2 (4.08%) Security Patching
7 2 (4.08%) Time Management
7 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) MCSE
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (28.57%) MCP
3 13 (26.53%) A+ Certification
3 13 (26.53%) CCNA
3 13 (26.53%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (12.24%) Degree
5 5 (10.20%) MCITP
6 4 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.12%) MCSA
8 2 (4.08%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) DBS Check
9 1 (2.04%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) PMO
2 2 (4.08%) SLA
3 1 (2.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 34 (69.39%) Active Directory
2 21 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (12.24%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (12.24%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (10.20%) ProxySG
4 5 (10.20%) XenApp
4 5 (10.20%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.12%) Firmware
6 2 (4.08%) MetaFrame
6 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.08%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (4.08%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.04%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
3 17 (34.69%) Cisco
4 10 (20.41%) HP
5 9 (18.37%) CommVault
6 8 (16.33%) Citrix
6 8 (16.33%) F5
7 7 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 6 (12.24%) Aruba
8 6 (12.24%) Blue Coat
8 6 (12.24%) CheckPoint
9 5 (10.20%) NetApp
10 4 (8.16%) Meraki
11 3 (6.12%) Dell
11 3 (6.12%) Nimsoft
11 3 (6.12%) Veeam
12 2 (4.08%) Apple
12 2 (4.08%) EMC
12 2 (4.08%) Oracle
12 2 (4.08%) SAP