Period
to 18 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 33 27
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 +18
Permanent jobs citing VMware 82 87 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.41% 6.36% 7.93%
As % of the Vendors category 16.14% 14.24% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 79 75 133
Kent median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% -7.14% -11.39%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,850 £62,000 £53,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Kent.

All Vendors
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 508 611 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 45.93% 44.63% 49.31%
Number of salaries quoted 449 531 847
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £21,200 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Kent

VMware
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in Kent.

Salary trend for VMware in Kent

VMware
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Kent over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware in Kent

VMware
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 within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
Maidstone +14 18 £30,000 -25.47% 3
Tunbridge Wells +12 11 £32,500 -
West Malling +5 11 £41,000 +54.72%
Sevenoaks +4 8 £29,750 +32.22%
Tonbridge +2 7 £22,500 -18.18%
Dartford -6 5 £49,000 +56.80%
Canterbury - 2 £21,500 -
Stansted - 2 £41,250 -
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing VMware 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.

1 48 (58.54%) Windows
2 44 (53.66%) Active Directory
3 42 (51.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (41.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (40.24%) Windows Server
6 32 (39.02%) SQL
7 28 (34.15%) Office 365
8 26 (31.71%) ITIL
8 26 (31.71%) Cisco
8 26 (31.71%) Microsoft
9 24 (29.27%) MS Exchange
9 24 (29.27%) Firewall
9 24 (29.27%) Finance
10 22 (26.83%) Hyper-V
11 21 (25.61%) Microsoft Azure
12 20 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (24.39%) CCNA
13 19 (23.17%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (23.17%) Citrix
13 19 (23.17%) DNS
14 18 (21.95%) MCSE
15 16 (19.51%) DHCP
15 16 (19.51%) Project Management
16 15 (18.29%) VLAN
16 15 (18.29%) VPN
17 14 (17.07%) SLA
17 14 (17.07%) VoIP
17 14 (17.07%) Change Management
17 14 (17.07%) Telecoms

VMware
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 24 (29.27%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (8.54%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.32%) IIS
5 3 (3.66%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.44%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 28 (34.15%) Office 365
2 21 (25.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.44%) G Suite
5 1 (1.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (29.27%) Firewall
2 19 (23.17%) DNS
3 16 (19.51%) DHCP
4 15 (18.29%) VLAN
4 15 (18.29%) VPN
5 14 (17.07%) VoIP
6 12 (14.63%) IP Telephony
6 12 (14.63%) LAN
7 11 (13.41%) ADSL
7 11 (13.41%) Junos
8 10 (12.20%) WAN
9 7 (8.54%) WLAN
10 5 (6.10%) Telepresence
10 5 (6.10%) Wireless
11 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
12 2 (2.44%) NAS
13 1 (1.22%) 4G
13 1 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (1.22%) Skype
13 1 (1.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
General
1 24 (29.27%) Finance
2 14 (17.07%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Electronics
4 1 (1.22%) German Language
4 1 (1.22%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.22%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.22%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Support Engineer
2 16 (19.51%) IT Support
2 16 (19.51%) Project Manager
3 14 (17.07%) IT Engineer
3 14 (17.07%) IT Manager
3 14 (17.07%) IT Project Manager
4 13 (15.85%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (13.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (13.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 11 (13.41%) Network Engineer
6 9 (10.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (8.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Office 365 Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Wintel Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Wintel Support
7 7 (8.54%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) COM
2 1 (1.22%) .NET
2 1 (1.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.88%) PMI
4 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.66%) Replication
5 2 (2.44%) NHS
5 2 (2.44%) PDA
5 2 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.22%) Clustering
6 1 (1.22%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.22%) iPad
6 1 (1.22%) iPhone
6 1 (1.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 48 (58.54%) Windows
2 34 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 34 (41.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 33 (40.24%) Windows Server
4 11 (13.41%) Linux
5 6 (7.32%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.88%) Windows 10
6 4 (4.88%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.88%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.44%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.22%) Android
9 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.71%) ITIL
2 16 (19.51%) Project Management
3 14 (17.07%) Budget Control
3 14 (17.07%) Change Management
3 14 (17.07%) Project Planning
4 11 (13.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (13.41%) Network Design
4 11 (13.41%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (12.20%) Business Continuity
5 10 (12.20%) Migration
6 6 (7.32%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 5 (6.10%) Load Balancing
7 5 (6.10%) Server Virtualisation
8 4 (4.88%) Contract Management
8 4 (4.88%) Decision-Making
8 4 (4.88%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.88%) Practice Management
8 4 (4.88%) Presales
8 4 (4.88%) Security Management
8 4 (4.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (39.02%) SQL
2 1 (1.22%) Perl
2 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (24.39%) CCNA
1 20 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (23.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (21.95%) MCSE
4 13 (15.85%) A+ Certification
5 12 (14.63%) MCP
6 11 (13.41%) CCNP
7 10 (12.20%) Degree
8 6 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (4.88%) MCSA
9 4 (4.88%) PMI Certification
10 3 (3.66%) DBS Check
11 2 (2.44%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (2.44%) MCITP
12 1 (1.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.07%) SLA
2 13 (15.85%) PMO
3 1 (1.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 44 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 42 (51.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (26.83%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.10%) Firmware
4 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (6.10%) ProxySG
4 5 (6.10%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (3.66%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (2.44%) MetaFrame
6 2 (2.44%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.44%) XenApp
6 2 (2.44%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.44%) SCCM
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (31.71%) Cisco
1 26 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.17%) Citrix
3 7 (8.54%) F5
4 6 (7.32%) CommVault
5 5 (6.10%) Aruba
5 5 (6.10%) Blue Coat
5 5 (6.10%) CheckPoint
5 5 (6.10%) HP
6 4 (4.88%) Meraki
6 4 (4.88%) Veeam
7 3 (3.66%) Apple
7 3 (3.66%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.44%) Capita
8 2 (2.44%) EMC
8 2 (2.44%) Google
8 2 (2.44%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.44%) NetApp
8 2 (2.44%) Oracle
8 2 (2.44%) SAP