Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 95 110
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15 -7
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.097% 0.78% 1.17%
As % of the System Software category 0.85% 5.62% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 21
Kent median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% +6.25% -
South East median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -14.14% +16.47%

vSphere 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 118 178 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 11.39% 13.94% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 104 142 251
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £32,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.78% -7.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £20,825 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Kent

vSphere
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing vSphere 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 vSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Mimecast

vSphere
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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Mimecast
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (100.00%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft