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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East / Kent
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 57 65
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 25 29 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.79% 3.05% 3.50%
As % of the System Software category 21.74% 22.31% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 38
Median salary £32,500 £41,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.21% +37.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 115 130 131
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 17.45% 13.68% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 94 119 129
Median salary £32,500 £30,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.55% -12.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +4 6 £32,500 -23.52%
West Malling +10 3 £26,500 -8.62%
Maidstone +4 3 £45,000 +87.50%
Sittingbourne -4 3 £27,250 +15.95% 1
Dartford -3 2 £26,250 -56.25%
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 VMware Infrastructure.

1 58 (100.00%) VMware
2 50 (86.21%) Windows
3 45 (77.59%) Active Directory
3 45 (77.59%) Windows Server
4 35 (60.34%) MS Exchange
5 28 (48.28%) Firewall
6 25 (43.10%) Cisco
6 25 (43.10%) Citrix
6 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (36.21%) Internet
8 20 (34.48%) Hyper-V
9 19 (32.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (32.76%) Blackberry
9 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
9 19 (32.76%) Wireless
9 19 (32.76%) Exchange Server 2003
10 18 (31.03%) E-Commerce
10 18 (31.03%) SLA
10 18 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
10 18 (31.03%) Mac OS
11 16 (27.59%) TCP/IP
11 16 (27.59%) SAN
12 15 (25.86%) Office 365
13 14 (24.14%) VPN
13 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
14 13 (22.41%) Migration
14 13 (22.41%) Veeam
15 12 (20.69%) WAN
15 12 (20.69%) Cisco Certification

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 35 (60.34%) MS Exchange
2 19 (32.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (8.62%) IIS
6 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.45%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.86%) Office 365
2 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.17%) IaaS
4 1 (1.72%) PaaS
4 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (48.28%) Firewall
2 21 (36.21%) Internet
3 19 (32.76%) Wireless
4 16 (27.59%) SAN
4 16 (27.59%) TCP/IP
5 14 (24.14%) VPN
6 12 (20.69%) WAN
7 11 (18.97%) LAN
7 11 (18.97%) VLAN
8 9 (15.52%) iSCSI
9 8 (13.79%) DHCP
9 8 (13.79%) DNS
10 4 (6.90%) SSL
10 4 (6.90%) VoIP
11 3 (5.17%) BGP
11 3 (5.17%) EIGRP
11 3 (5.17%) IP Telephony
11 3 (5.17%) IPsec
11 3 (5.17%) OSPF
11 3 (5.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (53.45%) Support Engineer
2 21 (36.21%) Windows Engineer
3 19 (32.76%) Active Directory Support
3 19 (32.76%) Windows Support Engineer
4 18 (31.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 18 (31.03%) Active Directory Engineer
4 18 (31.03%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 18 (31.03%) Exchange Engineer
4 18 (31.03%) Exchange Support
5 17 (29.31%) 3rd Line Support
6 16 (27.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 14 (24.14%) IT Support
8 13 (22.41%) IT Engineer
9 12 (20.69%) IT Support Engineer
10 11 (18.97%) Server Engineer
10 11 (18.97%) Windows Server Engineer
11 10 (17.24%) 1st Line Support
11 10 (17.24%) Server Support
11 10 (17.24%) Windows Server Support
12 9 (15.52%) 1st Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) MAPI
2 1 (1.72%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) Blackberry
2 18 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.34%) iPhone
4 4 (6.90%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.45%) Replication
6 1 (1.72%) CMDB
6 1 (1.72%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.72%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) PDA
6 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (86.21%) Windows
2 45 (77.59%) Windows Server
3 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (32.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (31.03%) Mac OS
6 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (17.24%) Windows 8
7 10 (17.24%) Windows XP
8 7 (12.07%) Android
8 7 (12.07%) Windows 10
9 3 (5.17%) Linux
9 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.72%) Solaris
10 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) E-Commerce
2 13 (22.41%) Migration
3 11 (18.97%) Server Building
4 9 (15.52%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (13.79%) ITIL
6 4 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (5.17%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (5.17%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.45%) Presales
8 2 (3.45%) TOGAF
9 1 (1.72%) Change Control
9 1 (1.72%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.72%) High Availability
9 1 (1.72%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.72%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.72%) Logistics
9 1 (1.72%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (1.72%) SIEM
9 1 (1.72%) Test Management
9 1 (1.72%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) CCNA
1 12 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.52%) MCP
2 9 (15.52%) MCSE
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (13.79%) A+ Certification
4 3 (5.17%) CCNP
4 3 (5.17%) DBS Check
4 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.72%) CISA
5 1 (1.72%) CISM
5 1 (1.72%) CISSP
5 1 (1.72%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.03%) SLA
2 4 (6.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (77.59%) Active Directory
2 20 (34.48%) Hyper-V
3 11 (18.97%) vSphere
4 5 (8.62%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.17%) VMware Server
6 2 (3.45%) XenApp
6 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) Backup Exec
2 9 (15.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.45%) SCCM
4 1 (1.72%) CSIRT
4 1 (1.72%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (43.10%) Cisco
2 25 (43.10%) Citrix
3 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
4 13 (22.41%) Veeam
5 9 (15.52%) Kaspersky
5 9 (15.52%) McAfee
5 9 (15.52%) Symantec
5 9 (15.52%) WatchGuard
6 3 (5.17%) Brocade
6 3 (5.17%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.17%) F5
6 3 (5.17%) Meraki
7 2 (3.45%) Apple
7 2 (3.45%) HP
7 2 (3.45%) Mitel
8 1 (1.72%) BMC
8 1 (1.72%) Dell
8 1 (1.72%) EMC
8 1 (1.72%) NetApp
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