Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 92 108
Rank change year-on-year +5 +16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 14 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.22% 0.61% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 8.28% 4.83% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
South Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% +37.10% -16.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £36,150 £43,750 £31,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £33,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -21.18% +13.33% +15.38%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 169 145 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.73% 12.60% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 117 132 151
South Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,321 £20,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £47,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% -6.67%

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in South Yorkshire

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Virtual Machines in South Yorkshire

Virtual Machines
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Machines within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 February 2019. 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
Doncaster - 7 - -
Sheffield +2 6 £33,500 -21.18% 5
Rotherham - 1 £32,500 - 1
Virtual Machines
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Virtual Machines.

1 9 (64.29%) SQL
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (50.00%) Migration
3 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (50.00%) OCP
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (50.00%) Degree
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Data Guard
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate

Virtual Machines
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 7 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 7 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (28.57%) Confluence
2 4 (28.57%) Mule
2 4 (28.57%) Mule ESB
2 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Abaqus
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) CloudBees
2 4 (28.57%) GitHub
2 4 (28.57%) IaaS
2 4 (28.57%) OpenShift
2 4 (28.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.14%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Administrator
2 7 (50.00%) DBA
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (28.57%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Platform Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (28.57%) JSON
2 4 (28.57%) RAML
2 4 (28.57%) REST
2 4 (28.57%) SOAP
2 4 (28.57%) Spring
2 4 (28.57%) Spring Integration
2 4 (28.57%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 4 (28.57%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 7 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) ATDD
2 4 (28.57%) BDD
2 4 (28.57%) Kanban
2 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 4 (28.57%) Microservices
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) Software Delivery
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) Fortran
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
1 7 (50.00%) OCP
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) ANSYS
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL
3 1 (7.14%) Veeam