Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 129 129
Rank change year-on-year -16 0 -
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 2 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.095% 0.57% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 0.85% 6.88% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 0
Glasgow median annual salary - £56,250 -
Scotland median annual salary £33,250 £42,500 £38,670
% change year-on-year -21.76% +9.91% +28.90%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 235 189 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.14% 8.26% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 172 130 131
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +16.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £28,375 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,625 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,705 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.66% +11.76% +6.67%

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Virtual Machines as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in Glasgow

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Virtual Machines in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Virtual Machines.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Server Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion

Virtual Machines
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) GitLab
1 1 (50.00%) GoCD
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) FMCG
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (50.00%) Server Management
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Graphite
1 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (50.00%) Icinga
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) Packer
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) VMware