Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for VMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMS over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMS
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 166 -
Rank change year-on-year +33 - -
Permanent jobs citing VMS 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.21% 0.18% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.77% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% - -
South West median annual salary £61,250 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +80.15% -9.33% -

VMS is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 389 748 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 27.20% 33.53% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 313 633 457
Gloucestershire median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% -2.44% +10.07%
10th Percentile £22,800 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMS in Gloucestershire

VMS
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for VMS in Gloucestershire

VMS
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Cheltenham - 3 £42,500 -
VMS
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing VMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VMS.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) PowerCLI
2 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 1 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Progressive Web App
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SignalR
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) vMotion

VMS
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SignalR
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Vue (Vue.js)
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) B2B
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Progressive Web App
1 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
1 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) PowerCLI
1 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
1 1 (33.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware