Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 205 233
Rank change year-on-year -1 +28 +24
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 14 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 1.87% 3.56% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 10
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +0.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £28,900
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £41,325
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 750 590 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.14% 11.48% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 577 487 591
East Midlands median annual salary £39,817 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.76% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,150 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Virtual Machines as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in the East Midlands

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Virtual Machines in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Virtual Machines in the East Midlands

Virtual Machines
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Machines in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Virtual Machines in the East Midlands

Virtual Machines
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Machines within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Nottinghamshire +26 5 £38,500 +40.00% 2
Northamptonshire -19 5 £41,250 -28.26% 4
Leicestershire -20 3 £40,000 -
Virtual Machines
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Virtual Machines.

1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) JBoss
4 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (28.57%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 3 (21.43%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (21.43%) SAN
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
5 3 (21.43%) SCCM
5 3 (21.43%) SCVMM
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 2 (14.29%) Puppet
6 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
6 2 (14.29%) DevOps
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

Virtual Machines
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP ECC
1 1 (7.14%) SAP MM
1 1 (7.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Kerberos
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) Skype
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) DBA
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Automation Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Vendor Management
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (7.14%) ADSI
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) Fintech
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) PKI
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
2 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
4 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) Proactive Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Server Management
4 1 (7.14%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) Python
1 2 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.14%) vCloud
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) SCVMM
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) Consul
3 1 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Lumension
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp