Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 73 48
Rank change year-on-year -4 -25 +39
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 8 3 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.26% 0.49% 5.61%
As % of the System Software category 5.84% 5.17% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 42
Portsmouth median annual salary £39,000 £45,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +14.65% -12.78%
10th Percentile £36,900 £38,450 £36,000
90th Percentile £39,900 £49,600 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +5.88% +6.25%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 137 58 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 21.51% 9.46% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 131 56 131
Portsmouth median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +1.35% -22.92%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,625 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £37,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.67% -6.25% +5.26%

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in Portsmouth

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Virtual Machines in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Virtual Machines.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) CentOS
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Open Source
2 6 (75.00%) Derivative
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) RHCE
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (75.00%) Security Management
2 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Linux
2 6 (75.00%) RHCSA
2 6 (75.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers

Virtual Machines
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (25.00%) NAS
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Derivative
2 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) CentOS
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Customer Requirements
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Open Source
1 6 (75.00%) Security Management
1 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (75.00%) Perl
1 6 (75.00%) Python
1 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) RHCE
1 6 (75.00%) RHCSA
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) EMC Certification
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (25.00%) vMotion
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Brocade
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) CommVault
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) Isilon