Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 - 92
Rank change year-on-year - +92 -28
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 13 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.28% - 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 11.71% - 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 2
Liverpool median annual salary £75,000 - £34,500
10th Percentile £35,000 - £30,400
90th Percentile £77,500 - £38,200
Merseyside median annual salary £75,000 £43,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +72.41% +26.09% +43.75%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 111 111 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 19.47% 15.10% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 86 83 129
Liverpool median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.77% +37.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,200 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,000 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £33,000 £37,500 £43,349
% change year-on-year -12.00% -13.49% +33.38%

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in Liverpool

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Virtual Machines in Liverpool

Virtual Machines
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Machines in Liverpool over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Virtual Machines in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Virtual Machines.

1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (76.92%) IaaS
3 9 (69.23%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (69.23%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (69.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (69.23%) Business Process Analysis
3 9 (69.23%) IT Strategy
3 9 (69.23%) SOA
3 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Network Design
3 9 (69.23%) SaaS
3 9 (69.23%) PaaS
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Confluence
6 2 (15.38%) JIRA
7 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.69%) QA
7 1 (7.69%) Kanban
7 1 (7.69%) CentOS
7 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (7.69%) Puppet
7 1 (7.69%) VirtualBox
7 1 (7.69%) High Availability
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Ruby

Virtual Machines
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (15.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (76.92%) IaaS
3 9 (69.23%) PaaS
3 9 (69.23%) SaaS
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Architect
1 9 (69.23%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Junior DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) libvirt
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (69.23%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Business Process Analysis
1 9 (69.23%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (69.23%) IT Strategy
1 9 (69.23%) Network Design
1 9 (69.23%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Kanban
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) LXC
1 1 (7.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat