Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 123 130
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 10 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.61% 0.064% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 3.32% 0.42% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 5
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +120.00% -32.89%
10th Percentile £33,750 £50,000 £22,450
90th Percentile £43,600 £60,000 £38,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +8.70%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 301 236 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 18.23% 15.21% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 261 209 311
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,950 £21,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £50,189
South West median annual salary £41,000 £37,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +10.81% +8.82% -5.08%

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in Wiltshire

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Virtual Machines in Wiltshire

Virtual Machines
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Machines within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
Swindon +14 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Salisbury - 3 £40,000 -
Chippenham - 2 £38,750 -
Corsham - 2 - -
Virtual Machines
South West

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Virtual Machines.

1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Maven
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) NFS
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Gradle
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) GitLab

Virtual Machines
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) FCoE
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) SNMP
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) GitLab
1 4 (40.00%) Gradle
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (40.00%) Maven
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
1 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) CentOS
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) VMS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Testing
1 4 (40.00%) BDD
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (40.00%) SDLC
1 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (30.00%) Security Management
3 2 (20.00%) API Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) RHCE
2 3 (30.00%) RHCSA
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Novell Certification
3 1 (10.00%) VCP4
3 1 (10.00%) VCP5
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) NFS
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Samba
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (10.00%) Firmware
5 1 (10.00%) KVM
5 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (10.00%) PowerCLI
3 1 (10.00%) vCenter Server
3 1 (10.00%) vMotion
3 1 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) Scality
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy