Virtual Machines Jobs in Wales

Virtual Machine (VM)
UK > Wales

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales requiring Virtual Machines skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Virtual Machines over the 6 months leading up to 16 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
16 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 99 68 138
Rank change year-on-year -31 +70 -36
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 27 74 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 1.14% 4.34% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 11.30% 29.37% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 7
10th Percentile £36,800 £26,250 £23,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £29,250 £26,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £29,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +44.07% +18.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £75,000 £52,500
90th Percentile - - £67,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% +4.48%

All System Software Skills
Wales

Virtual Machines falls under the System Software category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring system software skills in Wales.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 239 252 328
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 10.05% 14.76% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 157 123 222
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £29,300
25th Percentile £28,290 £31,625 £37,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% -10.00% +30.72%
75th Percentile £52,500 £62,500 £62,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £73,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £56,325
% change year-on-year -9.09% -2.35% +2.41%

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Virtual Machines as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in Wales

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Virtual Machines in Wales.

Salary trend for Virtual Machines in Wales

Virtual Machines
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Virtual Machines in Wales over the 6 months to 16 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Virtual Machines in Wales

Virtual Machines
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Machines within the Wales region over the 6 months to 16 June 2024. 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
Jobs
South Wales -19 20 £51,250 -26.79%
West Wales +4 3 £38,000 +20.63%
Dyfed - 1 £38,000 -
Virtual Machines
UK

Virtual Machines
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Azure
2 4 (14.81%) Entra ID
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (7.41%) AWS
3 2 (7.41%) SaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.70%) Azure Functions
4 1 (3.70%) Azure Monitor
4 1 (3.70%) GCP
4 1 (3.70%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (3.70%) Power Platform
4 1 (3.70%) Serverless
4 1 (3.70%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) VPN
3 3 (11.11%) HTTP
3 3 (11.11%) NAS
3 3 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (7.41%) DHCP
4 2 (7.41%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (3.70%) BigQuery
2 1 (3.70%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
General
1 20 (74.07%) Social Skills
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 5 (18.52%) Games
4 2 (7.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Consultant
1 10 (37.04%) Senior
2 8 (29.63%) Project Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Unix Consultant
3 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Architect
5 5 (18.52%) Security Architect
6 3 (11.11%) IT Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (7.41%) Azure Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) IT Technician
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Senior IT Technician
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Technician
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 8 (29.63%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.70%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) AIX
1 8 (29.63%) Solaris
1 8 (29.63%) Unix
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.81%) Linux
4 3 (11.11%) VMS
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Android
5 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Actionable Insight
2 12 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (44.44%) Project Management
3 8 (29.63%) Knowledge Transfer
3 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
4 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (22.22%) Business Continuity
5 6 (22.22%) Containerisation
6 5 (18.52%) Asset Management
6 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (18.52%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (18.52%) IT Asset Management
6 5 (18.52%) Network Segmentation
6 5 (18.52%) RBAC
6 5 (18.52%) SIEM
6 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (14.81%) Network Architecture
7 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineering
8 3 (11.11%) Storage Management
9 2 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Firmware
2 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
5 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (7.41%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) Ansible
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) VMware
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.70%) Google