Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 147 183
Rank change year-on-year -20 +36 -31
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 5 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.16% 0.78% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 1.28% 6.13% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 8
Oxfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £47,500 £40,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.84% +16.92% -9.72%
10th Percentile £27,500 £38,250 £36,000
90th Percentile £44,500 £48,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 391 359 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 12.54% 12.73% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 309 307 326
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in Oxfordshire

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Virtual Machines in Oxfordshire

Virtual Machines
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Machines in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Virtual Machines in Oxfordshire

Virtual Machines
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Machines within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 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
Banbury - 4 £30,000 -
Oxford - 1 £45,000 -
Virtual Machines
South East

For the 6 months to 15 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Virtual Machines.

1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (80.00%) VxWorks
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Predictive Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Jupyter
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) TensorFlow
2 1 (20.00%) Pandas
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins

Virtual Machines
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (20.00%) Jupyter
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Graduate
1 4 (80.00%) Graduate Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) IT Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) IT Graduate
1 4 (80.00%) Junior
1 4 (80.00%) Junior Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Junior IT Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Junior Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Pandas
1 1 (20.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) VxWorks
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Predictive Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware