Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 60 69
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 38 48 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.63% 3.64% 3.84%
As % of the System Software category 26.76% 23.53% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 51
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.85% +17.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £49,500 £47,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% 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 142 204 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 13.56% 15.49% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 127 161 252
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% -5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £19,350 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £54,875
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +13 11 £32,500 -
Tonbridge 0 7 £22,500 -18.18%
West Malling +6 5 £37,500 +41.51% 3
Sevenoaks +4 5 £22,500 -10.00%
Dartford -8 4 £49,000 +63.33%
Maidstone -15 2 - - 3
Chatham - 2 £32,500 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (68.42%) Active Directory
3 23 (60.53%) Windows
4 19 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 18 (47.37%) Windows Server
6 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
7 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
7 16 (42.11%) Office 365
8 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (36.84%) DNS
10 13 (34.21%) A+ Certification
11 12 (31.58%) DHCP
11 12 (31.58%) Cisco
11 12 (31.58%) ITIL
11 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (28.95%) MCSE
12 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (26.32%) Firewall
13 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
13 10 (26.32%) LAN
13 10 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 9 (23.68%) CCNA
14 9 (23.68%) MCP
14 9 (23.68%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (23.68%) Migration
14 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (21.05%) WAN
16 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS

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 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (15.79%) IIS
4 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.26%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 16 (42.11%) Office 365
2 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.26%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) DNS
2 12 (31.58%) DHCP
3 10 (26.32%) Firewall
3 10 (26.32%) LAN
4 8 (21.05%) WAN
5 6 (15.79%) WLAN
6 4 (10.53%) Telepresence
6 4 (10.53%) VLAN
6 4 (10.53%) VPN
6 4 (10.53%) Wireless
7 2 (5.26%) NAS
7 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.63%) 802.11
8 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.63%) IPsec
8 1 (2.63%) MPLS
8 1 (2.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) IT Support
2 13 (34.21%) IT Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) IT Support Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) Support Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Office 365 Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Wintel Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Wintel Support
5 7 (18.42%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) IT Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (7.89%) IT Technician
8 3 (7.89%) VMware Support Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) COM
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (5.26%) Fintech
1 2 (5.26%) PDA
1 2 (5.26%) Replication
1 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 18 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (23.68%) Migration
4 6 (15.79%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 5 (13.16%) Business Continuity
5 5 (13.16%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 4 (10.53%) Presales
7 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.26%) Data Security
7 2 (5.26%) Information Security
7 2 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.26%) OOP
7 2 (5.26%) Operations Management
7 2 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) Security Patching
7 2 (5.26%) SIEM
7 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) A+ Certification
2 11 (28.95%) MCSE
2 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (23.68%) CCNA
3 9 (23.68%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (23.68%) MCP
4 6 (15.79%) Degree
5 5 (13.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.26%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) GDPR
1 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 19 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.16%) Firmware
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (10.53%) ProxySG
4 4 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
3 12 (31.58%) Cisco
4 6 (15.79%) F5
5 4 (10.53%) Aruba
5 4 (10.53%) Blue Coat
5 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 4 (10.53%) CommVault
5 4 (10.53%) HP
5 4 (10.53%) Meraki
6 3 (7.89%) Veeam
7 2 (5.26%) EMC
7 2 (5.26%) Google
7 2 (5.26%) JD Edwards
7 2 (5.26%) NetApp
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle
7 2 (5.26%) SAP
7 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.63%) Citrix
8 1 (2.63%) Mitel