The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 205 201 221
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 11 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.18% 0.055%
As % of the System Software category 1.73% 1.25% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 3
Average salary £36,000 £42,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +29.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.66%
Microsoft Virtual Server
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
635 802 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.73% 14.29% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 456 538 624
Average salary £39,000 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.77% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the Berkshire region.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in Berkshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 5 £27,500 -
Reading -7 4 £44,000 +22.22%
Microsoft Virtual Server
South East

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Microsoft Virtual Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
6 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (45.45%) vCloud
6 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
6 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
6 5 (45.45%) Sun
6 5 (45.45%) Apple
6 5 (45.45%) Firewall
7 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
7 4 (36.36%) Clustering
7 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
7 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
7 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) Terminal Services
7 4 (36.36%) Citrix
7 4 (36.36%) ARCserve
7 4 (36.36%) Symantec
7 4 (36.36%) Norton AntiVirus

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Microsoft Virtual Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Virtual Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2000
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (18.18%) Lync
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) IaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) WebEx
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 2 (18.18%) Kerberos
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) Clustering
2 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) Change Control
2 2 (18.18%) Software Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
2 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (45.45%) vCloud
5 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
5 4 (36.36%) Terminal Services
6 3 (27.27%) XenApp
7 2 (18.18%) ISA Server
7 2 (18.18%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (18.18%) UAG
8 1 (9.09%) vSphere
8 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
1 4 (36.36%) ARCserve
1 4 (36.36%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
3 2 (18.18%) SCCM
3 2 (18.18%) SCOM
3 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Sun
3 5 (45.45%) Apple
4 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) Symantec
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) Splunk
7 1 (9.09%) Juniper