Period
to 5 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 77 53
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 0 4 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 0.60% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category - 4.44% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median annual salary - £30,000 -
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +7.14%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 36 90 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 8.20% 13.39% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28 64 26
Median annual salary £32,000 £30,000 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +18.81% -34.42%
10th Percentile £29,000 £23,000 £20,375
90th Percentile £71,500 £61,875 £52,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in Northern Ireland

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Virtual Machines in Northern Ireland