Period
to 19 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 125 99 110
Rank change year-on-year -26 +11 +20
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 6 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.35% 1.54% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 1.83% 7.21% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 33 5
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -9.63%
South West median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -5.56%

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 327 319 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 19.04% 21.35% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 287 268 212
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £39,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.79% +13.57% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £48,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £39,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.28% +12.14% -

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 January 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
Corsham - 6 £50,000 - 1
Virtual Machines
South West

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

1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) WSUS
3 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (50.00%) Demand Management
3 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) VSAN
4 2 (33.33%) vCenter Server
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) VSAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (50.00%) Demand Management
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (33.33%) vCenter Server
3 1 (16.67%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Veeam