Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 205 221
Rank change year-on-year -4 +16 +34
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 11 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.23% 0.41% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 1.62% 3.47% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 13
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -21.05%
10th Percentile £28,200 £35,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £43,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -

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 677 605 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.20% 11.71% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 569 520 687
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £21,800
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +23 5 £50,000 +81.82% 2
Leicestershire -12 3 £40,000 -
Derbyshire -3 1 £28,000 -20.00% 1
Northamptonshire -20 1 £29,000 -49.57%
Virtual Machines
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
3 3 (27.27%) SCVMM
3 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) JBoss
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) .NET

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 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) DBA
1 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) IT Support
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 2 (18.18%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Fintech
2 1 (9.09%) Handset
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
1 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Commercial Awareness
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Docker
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCVMM
2 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
2 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (18.18%) Terraform
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) SAP