Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 76 140 125
Rank change year-on-year +64 -15 +11
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 1 5 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.16% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 0.65% 1.17% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Median annual salary - £30,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -34.78% +8.24%
South West median annual salary £40,000 £44,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -10.11% -3.26% +11.52%

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 155 428 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 24.11% 23.43% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 120 365 142
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,400 £24,350 £28,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £65,000 £59,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +13.33%

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in Gloucestershire

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend 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 23 September 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
Gloucester +34 1 - -
Virtual Machines
South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware