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

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 65 51
Rank change year-on-year +1 -14 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 21 42 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.43% 3.30% 5.31%
As % of the System Software category 22.58% 35.29% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 76
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -11.63% -4.44%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £47,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -4.49%

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 93 119 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.76% 9.34% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 84 89 227
Kent median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,475 £21,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £48,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 January 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 January 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
Chatham +7 9 £32,500 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £50,000 - 1
West Malling +6 2 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Sittingbourne +3 2 £48,750 - 2
Maidstone -8 2 £55,000 +27.91% 1
Tonbridge -9 2 £34,000 +23.64%
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 11 (52.38%) Windows
6 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (42.86%) Office 365
7 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 9 (42.86%) Finance
8 8 (38.10%) Firewall
8 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
8 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (33.33%) Google
10 6 (28.57%) DNS
11 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (23.81%) ITIL
11 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
11 5 (23.81%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
12 4 (19.05%) DevOps
12 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
12 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
12 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
12 4 (19.05%) YAML
12 4 (19.05%) JSON
12 4 (19.05%) MCSE
12 4 (19.05%) SAN
12 4 (19.05%) SLA

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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (42.86%) Office 365
4 5 (23.81%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (14.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (19.05%) SAN
4 3 (14.29%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
5 2 (9.52%) NAS
5 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.76%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 1 (4.76%) Intranet
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) Skype
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Project Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) JSON
1 4 (19.05%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (14.29%) Fintech
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.76%) Debian
5 1 (4.76%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security
3 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 3 (14.29%) Data Security
4 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Presales
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) SIEM
5 2 (9.52%) BCP
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) MCITP
3 2 (9.52%) MCP
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.76%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCDST
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.76%) RHCE
4 1 (4.76%) RHCSA
4 1 (4.76%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
2 3 (14.29%) GDPR
2 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) XenServer
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.76%) Firmware
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Google
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) F5
6 1 (4.76%) Forcepoint
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat