Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Kent
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 49 73
Rank change year-on-year -14 +24 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 43 89 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.25% 5.19% 3.47%
As % of the System Software category 27.22% 30.90% 24.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32 76 71
Kent median annual salary £33,750 £43,000 £44,375
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.51% -3.10% -15.48%
10th Percentile £26,375 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,500 £72,500 £67,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -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 158 288 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 11.95% 16.78% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 129 247 273
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.16% +2.78% -4.00%
10th Percentile £21,200 £21,250 £22,100
90th Percentile £53,000 £58,750 £58,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 -8 17 £32,500 -43.48%
Maidstone +34 11 £45,000 +5.26%
Tunbridge Wells -1 3 £32,500 -45.83%
Sittingbourne - 3 £32,500 -
Sevenoaks +2 2 £25,000 -7.41%
Tonbridge +3 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Chatham -1 1 £32,500 +41.30%
West Malling -9 1 £26,500 -14.52%
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (65.12%) Windows
3 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
4 26 (60.47%) Windows Server
5 22 (51.16%) LAN
6 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
6 20 (46.51%) Cisco
7 19 (44.19%) WAN
8 16 (37.21%) Hyper-V
9 13 (30.23%) DHCP
9 13 (30.23%) DNS
9 13 (30.23%) Firewall
10 12 (27.91%) Virtual Servers
11 11 (25.58%) Office 365
11 11 (25.58%) Wireless
11 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 11 (25.58%) HP
11 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
12 10 (23.26%) WLAN
12 10 (23.26%) SNMP
12 10 (23.26%) DPNSS
12 10 (23.26%) QSIG
12 10 (23.26%) CheckPoint
12 10 (23.26%) 802.11
12 10 (23.26%) MPLS
12 10 (23.26%) ProCurve
12 10 (23.26%) Blue Coat
12 10 (23.26%) ProxySG
12 10 (23.26%) IPsec
12 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012

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 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.33%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Office 365
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.65%) IaaS
4 1 (2.33%) PaaS
4 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (51.16%) LAN
2 19 (44.19%) WAN
3 13 (30.23%) DHCP
3 13 (30.23%) DNS
3 13 (30.23%) Firewall
4 11 (25.58%) Wireless
5 10 (23.26%) 802.11
5 10 (23.26%) DPNSS
5 10 (23.26%) IPsec
5 10 (23.26%) MPLS
5 10 (23.26%) QSIG
5 10 (23.26%) SNMP
5 10 (23.26%) Telepresence
5 10 (23.26%) WLAN
6 9 (20.93%) SAN
7 7 (16.28%) VPN
8 6 (13.95%) Internet
9 4 (9.30%) VoIP
10 3 (6.98%) IP Telephony
10 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) EDRMS
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Network Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Support Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (18.60%) IT Support
5 7 (16.28%) IT Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Office 365 Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 3 (6.98%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Senior Windows Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Server Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Clustering
1 2 (4.65%) Fat Client
1 2 (4.65%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) AS400
2 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (65.12%) Windows
2 26 (60.47%) Windows Server
3 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.95%) Linux
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) Capacity Management
2 6 (13.95%) Project Management
3 5 (11.63%) Change Management
3 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
3 5 (11.63%) ITIL V3
3 5 (11.63%) ITSM
4 4 (9.30%) Line Management
5 3 (6.98%) Data Security
6 2 (4.65%) CRM
6 2 (4.65%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (2.33%) Change Control
7 1 (2.33%) DevOps
7 1 (2.33%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.33%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.33%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (2.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.33%) RPG
2 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (18.60%) CCNA
2 8 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (18.60%) MCSE
3 7 (16.28%) MCSA
4 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.65%) A+ Certification
5 2 (4.65%) MCITP
5 2 (4.65%) MCP
6 1 (2.33%) CCNP
6 1 (2.33%) Degree
6 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.33%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.33%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.33%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.33%) MCTS
6 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
2 16 (37.21%) Hyper-V
3 12 (27.91%) Virtual Servers
4 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 10 (23.26%) ProxySG
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.33%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
3 20 (46.51%) Cisco
4 11 (25.58%) HP
5 10 (23.26%) Aruba
5 10 (23.26%) Blue Coat
5 10 (23.26%) CheckPoint
5 10 (23.26%) ProCurve
5 10 (23.26%) Riverbed
6 4 (9.30%) Citrix
7 2 (4.65%) Mitel
8 1 (2.33%) Avaya
8 1 (2.33%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (2.33%) EMC
8 1 (2.33%) Infor
8 1 (2.33%) Juniper
8 1 (2.33%) Meraki
8 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.33%) Sophos