Period
to 23 July 2019

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 23 July 2019 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
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 30 40
Rank change year-on-year +4 +10 -16
Permanent jobs citing VMware 91 88 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 9.71% 7.63% 6.14%
As % of the Vendors category 20.00% 16.57% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 69 86 78
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,750 £59,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year - +1.80% -1.76%

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 455 531 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 48.56% 46.05% 46.37%
Number of salaries quoted 381 476 554
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £22,150
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £58,375
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.27%

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 23 July 2019.

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 23 July 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 - 27 £33,375 - 2
Dartford +8 18 £28,500 -41.84% 3
Sevenoaks -12 7 £32,500 +9.24% 2
Maidstone -14 4 £33,250 +10.83% 2
Sittingbourne - 4 £43,750 - 2
Tunbridge Wells -4 3 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Whitstable - 3 £34,000 - 3
Rochester - 3 £70,500 -
Stansted +4 2 £42,250 -0.59% 1
Canterbury -2 2 £32,250 +50.00% 1
Tonbridge 0 1 £65,000 +188.89%
West Malling -11 1 £42,500 -11.46% 6
Edenbridge - 1 £43,000 -
VMware
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2019, 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 66 (72.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (69.23%) Windows
3 51 (56.04%) Active Directory
4 45 (49.45%) Windows Server
5 43 (47.25%) Microsoft
6 41 (45.05%) Hyper-V
7 39 (42.86%) ITIL
8 35 (38.46%) DNS
9 33 (36.26%) MS Exchange
9 33 (36.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (34.07%) Firewall
11 30 (32.97%) Microsoft Azure
12 29 (31.87%) Office 365
13 27 (29.67%) DHCP
14 25 (27.47%) VoIP
15 24 (26.37%) SQL
15 24 (26.37%) Amazon AWS
16 23 (25.27%) SQL Server
16 23 (25.27%) TCP/IP
17 22 (24.18%) Cisco
17 22 (24.18%) Citrix
17 22 (24.18%) Windows Server 2008
18 21 (23.08%) Finance
19 20 (21.98%) PowerShell
20 18 (19.78%) DevOps
21 17 (18.68%) Windows 8
21 17 (18.68%) Exchange Server 2010
21 17 (18.68%) Microsoft Office
22 16 (17.58%) SQL Server 2012
22 16 (17.58%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 33 (36.26%) MS Exchange
2 17 (18.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (15.38%) IIS
4 4 (4.40%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 30 (32.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (31.87%) Office 365
3 24 (26.37%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (8.79%) Serverless
5 7 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (7.69%) IaaS
6 6 (6.59%) PaaS
6 6 (6.59%) SaaS
7 1 (1.10%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.10%) GitHub
7 1 (1.10%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 35 (38.46%) DNS
2 31 (34.07%) Firewall
3 27 (29.67%) DHCP
4 25 (27.47%) VoIP
5 23 (25.27%) TCP/IP
6 13 (14.29%) LAN
6 13 (14.29%) WAN
7 11 (12.09%) SAN
7 11 (12.09%) Wireless
8 10 (10.99%) IP Telephony
9 7 (7.69%) VPN
9 7 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (5.49%) iSCSI
11 4 (4.40%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (4.40%) MPLS
11 4 (4.40%) NAS
11 4 (4.40%) Skype
12 3 (3.30%) Network Security
12 3 (3.30%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (2.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.27%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (13.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) NUnit
General
1 21 (23.08%) Finance
2 15 (16.48%) Advertising
3 6 (6.59%) Marketing
4 2 (2.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (27.47%) Support Engineer
2 20 (21.98%) IT Engineer
3 19 (20.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (19.78%) IT Support
4 18 (19.78%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (12.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 11 (12.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (12.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 11 (12.09%) IT Technician
6 10 (10.99%) Analyst
6 10 (10.99%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.79%) JSON
1 8 (8.79%) YAML
2 1 (1.10%) .NET
2 1 (1.10%) .NET Core
2 1 (1.10%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.10%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.59%) Fat Client
2 6 (6.59%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.59%) Replication
2 6 (6.59%) Thin Client
3 5 (5.49%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.20%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.20%) iPhone
6 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.10%) Clustering
6 1 (1.10%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.10%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.10%) iPad
6 1 (1.10%) Robotics
6 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 63 (69.23%) Windows
2 45 (49.45%) Windows Server
3 33 (36.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (24.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (18.68%) Windows 8
6 15 (16.48%) Linux
7 14 (15.38%) Windows 10
8 6 (6.59%) Unix
9 5 (5.49%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.20%) Android
10 2 (2.20%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.20%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.10%) CentOS
11 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (42.86%) ITIL
2 18 (19.78%) DevOps
3 16 (17.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 15 (16.48%) Infrastructure Automation
5 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (13.19%) Migration
6 11 (12.09%) Service Management
7 10 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (10.99%) Project Management
8 9 (9.89%) Storage Management
9 8 (8.79%) Configuration Management
9 8 (8.79%) Data Security
9 8 (8.79%) Presales
10 7 (7.69%) Information Security
10 7 (7.69%) Service Delivery
11 6 (6.59%) Application Packaging
11 6 (6.59%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.59%) Patch Management
11 6 (6.59%) Product Management
11 6 (6.59%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.37%) SQL
2 20 (21.98%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.89%) Bash Shell
4 6 (6.59%) Python
4 6 (6.59%) Ruby
5 1 (1.10%) Apple Swift
5 1 (1.10%) C#
5 1 (1.10%) Java
5 1 (1.10%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 14 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (14.29%) MCSE
3 12 (13.19%) MCSA
4 10 (10.99%) DBS Check
5 9 (9.89%) MCP
6 8 (8.79%) Degree
7 6 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.30%) CCNA
9 2 (2.20%) CCNP
9 2 (2.20%) CISSP
10 1 (1.10%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.10%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.10%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) COBIT
2 9 (9.89%) SLA
3 2 (2.20%) GDPR
3 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.10%) ISO 22301
4 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 66 (72.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (56.04%) Active Directory
3 41 (45.05%) Hyper-V
4 14 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (8.79%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 6 (6.59%) DFS Replication
6 6 (6.59%) Terminal Server
7 4 (4.40%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.10%) Firmware
9 1 (1.10%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) SCCM
2 6 (6.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (6.59%) Terraform
2 6 (6.59%) WSUS
3 4 (4.40%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.40%) SCOM
4 3 (3.30%) Ansible
Vendors
1 43 (47.25%) Microsoft
2 22 (24.18%) Cisco
2 22 (24.18%) Citrix
3 13 (14.29%) HP
4 11 (12.09%) Google
4 11 (12.09%) WatchGuard
5 4 (4.40%) 3PAR
5 4 (4.40%) Avaya
5 4 (4.40%) Veeam
6 3 (3.30%) Asigra
6 3 (3.30%) EMC
6 3 (3.30%) Veritas
7 2 (2.20%) 3Com
7 2 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.10%) Dell
8 1 (1.10%) Isilon
8 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.10%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.10%) Sophos
8 1 (1.10%) Symantec