Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 120 113 112
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 +50
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 6 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.40% 0.14% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 1.83% 1.14% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 17
Gloucestershire median annual salary £38,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.67% +50.00% -15.79%
10th Percentile £27,400 £55,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £48,400 £65,000 £43,750
South West median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +25.00% -3.03%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 327 176 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 21.68% 12.05% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 261 141 159
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% +14.86%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in Gloucestershire

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Virtual Machines in Gloucestershire

Virtual Machines
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Machines in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Virtual Machines in Gloucestershire

Virtual Machines
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Machines within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. 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
Tewkesbury - 4 £50,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £38,000 - 1
Virtual Machines
South West

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Virtual Machines.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Azure
3 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Packer
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) Chocolatey
3 4 (66.67%) Cloudify
3 4 (66.67%) Information Management
3 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Docker
3 4 (66.67%) logstash
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps

Virtual Machines
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Azure
1 4 (66.67%) NuGet
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (66.67%) Chocolatey
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior DevOps
1 4 (66.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
1 4 (66.67%) Information Management
1 4 (66.67%) Log Aggregation
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Docker
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Cloudify
1 4 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 4 (66.67%) logstash
1 4 (66.67%) Packer
1 4 (66.67%) Terraform
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) SAP