Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 60 62
Rank change year-on-year +19 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 63 33 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.56% 3.20% 3.30%
As % of the System Software category 29.72% 27.50% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 48 31 31
Kent median annual salary £33,750 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.74% -9.33% -12.79%
10th Percentile £26,775 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £49,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -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 212 120 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.08% 11.65% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 165 106 142
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.78% -7.86%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,875 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £52,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

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 17 October 2019.

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 17 October 2019. 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 +6 12 £28,000 -42.86% 1
Sittingbourne - 12 £34,088 - 3
Chatham +6 10 £33,375 +2.69% 2
Maidstone +4 4 £46,250 +15.63%
Sevenoaks -7 3 £22,500 -29.69% 2
Whitstable - 2 £34,000 -
Tonbridge 0 1 £65,000 +130.09%
Westerham - 1 £50,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 63 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (82.54%) Windows
3 36 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 31 (49.21%) Hyper-V
5 31 (49.21%) Windows Server
6 26 (41.27%) DNS
7 25 (39.68%) MS Exchange
7 25 (39.68%) Firewall
8 24 (38.10%) Office 365
9 22 (34.92%) ITIL
10 21 (33.33%) Azure
10 21 (33.33%) PowerShell
11 20 (31.75%) SQL
11 20 (31.75%) DHCP
12 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
12 19 (30.16%) AWS
12 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (28.57%) Management Information System
14 17 (26.98%) DevOps
15 16 (25.40%) Windows 8
15 16 (25.40%) IIS
16 15 (23.81%) TCP/IP
16 15 (23.81%) Cisco
16 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (22.22%) Data Centre
17 14 (22.22%) Citrix
17 14 (22.22%) Linux
17 14 (22.22%) Storage Management
17 14 (22.22%) Infrastructure Automation

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 25 (39.68%) MS Exchange
2 16 (25.40%) IIS
3 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (7.94%) Skype for Business
6 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 24 (38.10%) Office 365
2 21 (33.33%) Azure
3 19 (30.16%) AWS
4 4 (6.35%) IaaS
5 3 (4.76%) GCP
5 3 (4.76%) PaaS
5 3 (4.76%) Serverless
6 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.17%) npm
6 2 (3.17%) NuGet
7 1 (1.59%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (1.59%) GitHub
7 1 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (41.27%) DNS
2 25 (39.68%) Firewall
3 20 (31.75%) DHCP
4 15 (23.81%) TCP/IP
5 12 (19.05%) VoIP
6 11 (17.46%) SAN
7 8 (12.70%) LAN
7 8 (12.70%) WAN
8 6 (9.52%) Internet
9 5 (7.94%) IP Telephony
9 5 (7.94%) Skype
9 5 (7.94%) Wireless
10 3 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (4.76%) iSCSI
10 3 (4.76%) NAS
10 3 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (3.17%) HTTP
11 2 (3.17%) VLAN
11 2 (3.17%) VPN
11 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Bower
1 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.59%) NUnit
2 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
1 11 (17.46%) Marketing
2 3 (4.76%) Advertising
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.59%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Support Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Architect
2 11 (17.46%) Cloud Architect
2 11 (17.46%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 11 (17.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (15.87%) IT Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (14.29%) IT Support
4 9 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) IT Technician
5 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Operations Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Active Directory Support
7 3 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) JSON
1 3 (4.76%) YAML
2 2 (3.17%) .NET
2 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.59%) .NET Core
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 14 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.35%) Replication
4 3 (4.76%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.76%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.59%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.59%) Robotics
5 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (82.54%) Windows
2 31 (49.21%) Windows Server
3 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (25.40%) Windows 8
5 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (22.22%) Linux
7 11 (17.46%) Windows 10
8 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.76%) Unix
10 2 (3.17%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.59%) Android
11 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) ITIL
2 17 (26.98%) DevOps
3 14 (22.22%) Infrastructure Automation
3 14 (22.22%) Storage Management
4 13 (20.63%) Migration
4 13 (20.63%) Project Management
5 12 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 11 (17.46%) Data Centre Operations
6 11 (17.46%) Data Security
6 11 (17.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (17.46%) Presales
6 11 (17.46%) Product Management
6 11 (17.46%) Strategic Thinking
7 10 (15.87%) Service Management
8 7 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.94%) Patch Management
9 5 (7.94%) Statistics
10 4 (6.35%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 20 (31.75%) SQL
3 11 (17.46%) Python
3 11 (17.46%) Ruby
4 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.59%) Apple Swift
5 1 (1.59%) C#
5 1 (1.59%) Java
5 1 (1.59%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) DBS Check
2 10 (15.87%) MCSE
2 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (14.29%) MCSA
4 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.17%) MCP
6 1 (1.59%) CCNA
6 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) COBIT
2 3 (4.76%) SLA
3 1 (1.59%) GxP
System Software
1 36 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 31 (49.21%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.94%) Terminal Services
4 4 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.76%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 3 (4.76%) DFS Replication
5 3 (4.76%) Terminal Server
6 2 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.17%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.17%) vSphere
7 1 (1.59%) Docker
7 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) SCCM
2 5 (7.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (4.76%) WSUS
4 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.17%) Puppet
4 2 (3.17%) SCOM
4 2 (3.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 15 (23.81%) Cisco
4 14 (22.22%) Citrix
5 12 (19.05%) HP
6 9 (14.29%) WatchGuard
7 8 (12.70%) 3PAR
8 5 (7.94%) NetApp
9 4 (6.35%) ServiceNow
9 4 (6.35%) Veeam
10 3 (4.76%) Asigra
10 3 (4.76%) Dell
10 3 (4.76%) Google
11 2 (3.17%) Avaya
11 2 (3.17%) F5
11 2 (3.17%) Forcepoint
11 2 (3.17%) Meraki
12 1 (1.59%) 3Com
12 1 (1.59%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.59%) Juniper