Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
England > North East
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 111 120
Rank change year-on-year +12 +9 -24
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 21 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.39% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 10.94% 0.95% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 1
North East median annual salary £39,513 £48,098 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.85% +47.99% +17.12%
10th Percentile £37,985 £41,790 £31,250
90th Percentile £51,754 £52,770 £33,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.74% +10.00%

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 the North East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 192 210 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 12.69% 14.57% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 167 179 79
North East median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% +18.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £21,432 £21,250 £19,900
90th Percentile £61,500 £46,000 £43,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Virtual Machines as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in the North East

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Virtual Machines in the North East

Virtual Machines
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Machines in the North East over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Virtual Machines in the North East

Virtual Machines
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Machines within the North East region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
Tyne and Wear +20 20 £39,513 -17.85%
Durham - 1 £26,000 -
Virtual Machines
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Virtual Machines 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 North East region with a requirement for Virtual Machines.

1 20 (95.24%) Oracle
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (95.24%) Security Cleared
1 20 (95.24%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 12 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle Linux
3 12 (57.14%) Data Guard
3 12 (57.14%) Degree
3 12 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (57.14%) NetBackup
3 12 (57.14%) Linux
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (38.10%) RDBMS
4 8 (38.10%) MCSA
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) Open Source
4 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
4 8 (38.10%) Case Management
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) MCP

Virtual Machines
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle Database
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (38.10%) RDBMS
2 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) DBA
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (38.10%) SQL DBA
4 6 (28.57%) Linux Support
4 6 (28.57%) Senior DBA
4 6 (28.57%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (95.24%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 8 (38.10%) Case Management
3 8 (38.10%) Open Source
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) Security Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (57.14%) Degree
3 8 (38.10%) MCSA
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (4.76%) MCP
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) Data Guard
1 12 (57.14%) NetBackup
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Capita
2 1 (4.76%) VMware