Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 185 217 225
Rank change year-on-year +32 +8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 6 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.17% 0.24% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 1.01% 1.41% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 20
Surrey median annual salary £65,000 £43,250 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.29% -18.40% +24.71%
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.38% +10.59%

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 Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 597 780 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 16.92% 17.13% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 545 640 692
Surrey median annual salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,100 £23,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in Surrey

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Virtual Machines in Surrey

Virtual Machines
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Machines in Surrey over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Virtual Machines in Surrey

Virtual Machines
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Machines within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 28 February 2020. 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
Redhill +1 4 £70,000 +122.22%
Guildford - 1 £50,000 -
Virtual Machines
South East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Virtual Machines.

1 6 (100.00%) Terraform
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (83.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (83.33%) IaaS
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Network Virtualisation
2 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure as Code
3 4 (66.67%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) DMZ
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
3 4 (66.67%) Ansible
3 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 4 (66.67%) SaaS
3 4 (66.67%) PaaS
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (66.67%) Coaching
3 4 (66.67%) Capacity Planning

Virtual Machines
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Azure
1 5 (83.33%) IaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Azure Data Factory
2 4 (66.67%) Azure ExpressRoute
2 4 (66.67%) PaaS
2 4 (66.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (16.67%) AWS
3 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (16.67%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DMZ
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) MariaDB
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Billing
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure as Code
1 5 (83.33%) Network Virtualisation
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Coaching
2 4 (66.67%) Feasibility Study
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) API Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Runbook
4 1 (16.67%) Server Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Terraform
2 4 (66.67%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
4 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Percona