Period
to 15 July 2018

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

Virtual Machine (VM)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 85 84
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.36% 0.12% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 3.16% 1.03% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Swindon median annual salary £43,500 £55,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.91% +120.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £41,750 £50,000 £24,400
90th Percentile £45,250 £60,000 £41,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £43,500 £55,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year -20.91% +96.43% -25.33%

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 Swindon with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 95 97 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 11.38% 11.70% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 89 79 156
Swindon median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +1.45% -10.39%
10th Percentile £20,750 £23,400 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £49,000 £50,844
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38% -7.14%

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in Swindon

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Virtual Machines in Swindon

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Virtual Machines.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Gradle
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) API Testing
1 2 (66.67%) GitLab
1 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (33.33%) vMotion
2 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) vRealize
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) PowerCLI

Virtual Machines
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) FCoE
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) GitLab
1 2 (66.67%) Gradle
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Testing
1 2 (66.67%) API Testing
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Novell Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VCP4
1 1 (33.33%) VCP5
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) PowerCLI
1 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
1 1 (33.33%) vMotion
1 1 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) VMware