Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Machine (VM)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 249 306 353
Rank change year-on-year +57 +47 +20
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Machines 62 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.64% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 4.74% 1.93% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 23 14
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% -14.89% -9.62%
10th Percentile £24,750 £21,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £41,900 £53,125
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,309 1,400 1,495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.59% 13.17% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,130 1,175 1,251
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £21,963 £21,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £51,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%

Virtual Machines
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Machines in Yorkshire

Virtual Machines
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Virtual Machines in Yorkshire

Virtual Machines
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Machines in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Virtual Machines in Yorkshire

Virtual Machines
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Machines within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
West Yorkshire +47 39 £60,000 +84.62% 8
North Yorkshire +22 14 £40,000 +14.29% 2
South Yorkshire - 9 £29,750 -
Virtual Machines
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Virtual Machines.

1 38 (61.29%) Windows
2 32 (51.61%) Active Directory
3 31 (50.00%) VMware
4 30 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (46.77%) SQL
6 28 (45.16%) Linux
7 24 (38.71%) DevOps
8 23 (37.10%) Microsoft Azure
9 22 (35.48%) DNS
9 22 (35.48%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (33.87%) Amazon AWS
11 20 (32.26%) Network Virtualisation
12 19 (30.65%) Data Centre
13 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
13 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
14 17 (27.42%) Git (software)
15 16 (25.81%) Confluence
15 16 (25.81%) JIRA
16 15 (24.19%) Degree
16 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (22.58%) DHCP
17 14 (22.58%) PowerShell
17 14 (22.58%) Windows Server
17 14 (22.58%) Private Cloud
18 13 (20.97%) Octopus Deploy
18 13 (20.97%) MCSE
18 13 (20.97%) SAN
18 13 (20.97%) Business Intelligence
18 13 (20.97%) Management Information System

Virtual Machines
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 16 (25.81%) Confluence
2 12 (19.35%) IIS
3 8 (12.90%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (12.90%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.45%) CMS
4 4 (6.45%) WordPress
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (33.87%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (19.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 12 (19.35%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (19.35%) Amazon S3
3 12 (19.35%) Amazon SQS
3 12 (19.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (19.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.84%) Office 365
5 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (35.48%) DNS
2 14 (22.58%) DHCP
3 13 (20.97%) SAN
4 12 (19.35%) NAS
4 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
5 11 (17.74%) Internet
6 10 (16.13%) VPN
7 6 (9.68%) Firewall
8 4 (6.45%) SSL
9 2 (3.23%) Wireless
10 1 (1.61%) Bluetooth
10 1 (1.61%) Extranet
10 1 (1.61%) IPsec
10 1 (1.61%) LAN
10 1 (1.61%) Network Security
10 1 (1.61%) PBX
10 1 (1.61%) VLAN
10 1 (1.61%) VoIP
10 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.35%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database
3 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (12.90%) Oracle Exadata
3 8 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (6.45%) MySQL
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.23%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Git (software)
2 16 (25.81%) JIRA
3 13 (20.97%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (19.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
4 12 (19.35%) TeamCity
5 9 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (12.90%) MSBuild
6 8 (12.90%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (12.90%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.61%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.61%) webpack
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Law
2 2 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (25.81%) Administrator
3 12 (19.35%) DBA
4 8 (12.90%) Lead DevOps
4 8 (12.90%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (12.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 8 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (9.68%) Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 6 (9.68%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
5 6 (9.68%) Windows Administrator
5 6 (9.68%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.06%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) NetBackup Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.84%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (4.84%) Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.23%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) .NET
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 8 (12.90%) REST
2 6 (9.68%) CSS
3 4 (6.45%) JSON
3 4 (6.45%) LAMP
3 4 (6.45%) Laravel
3 4 (6.45%) Node.js
4 2 (3.23%) HTML
5 1 (1.61%) CSS3
5 1 (1.61%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.61%) HTML5
5 1 (1.61%) RESTful
5 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Data Centre
2 14 (22.58%) Private Cloud
3 13 (20.97%) Management Information System
4 9 (14.52%) Replication
5 4 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.23%) Clustering
7 1 (1.61%) Social Media
7 1 (1.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 38 (61.29%) Windows
2 28 (45.16%) Linux
3 14 (22.58%) Windows Server
4 8 (12.90%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.45%) CentOS
5 4 (6.45%) VMS
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) DevOps
2 22 (35.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (32.26%) Network Virtualisation
4 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (20.97%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (19.35%) Migration
6 12 (19.35%) Service Management
7 11 (17.74%) Deployment Automation
7 11 (17.74%) Information Security
7 11 (17.74%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 11 (17.74%) Patch Management
7 11 (17.74%) Security Monitoring
8 10 (16.13%) Change Control
8 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
8 10 (16.13%) Task Automation
9 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
9 9 (14.52%) ITIL
10 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (12.90%) Release Management
10 8 (12.90%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) SQL
2 14 (22.58%) PowerShell
3 8 (12.90%) PL/SQL
4 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.68%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.45%) PHP
6 1 (1.61%) C#
6 1 (1.61%) Clojure
6 1 (1.61%) Groovy
6 1 (1.61%) Java
6 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Degree
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (20.97%) MCSE
3 8 (12.90%) OCP
3 8 (12.90%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.45%) QA
3 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 30 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (19.35%) Hyper-V
4 11 (17.74%) Firmware
4 11 (17.74%) vSphere
5 8 (12.90%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (6.45%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (20.97%) SCCM
2 12 (19.35%) Ansible
3 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Clustering
3 11 (17.74%) vCenter Server
4 8 (12.90%) Data Guard
4 8 (12.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (12.90%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (6.45%) NetBackup
5 4 (6.45%) Plesk
6 2 (3.23%) SCOM
6 2 (3.23%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.61%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.61%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 31 (50.00%) VMware
2 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 12 (19.35%) New Relic
3 12 (19.35%) Oracle
3 12 (19.35%) Trend Micro
4 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.45%) Veeam
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix
6 1 (1.61%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.61%) Google
6 1 (1.61%) LexisNexis
6 1 (1.61%) Meraki
6 1 (1.61%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.61%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.61%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.61%) Sophos
6 1 (1.61%) Twitter
6 1 (1.61%) Zerto