Period
to 21 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Virtual Machines skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Machines over the 6 months to 21 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
21 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +47
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 2 0 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Chester 1.79% - -
As % of the System Software category 13.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median annual salary £24,000 - -
Cheshire median annual salary £24,000 £72,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year -66.90% +215.22% -38.67%

Virtual Machines 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 Chester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 15 54 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 13.39% 16.62% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 41 38
Median annual salary £34,445 £40,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.89% -17.53% +61.67%
10th Percentile £25,825 £25,750 £24,450
90th Percentile £43,075 £51,250 £62,500
Cheshire median annual salary £43,750 £36,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.69% -14.71% +13.33%

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Virtual Machines as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in Chester

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in Chester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Virtual Machines in Chester.

Salary trend for Virtual Machines in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2020, IT jobs citing Virtual Machines 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 Chester region with a requirement for Virtual Machines.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel

Virtual Machines
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft