The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Virtual Server
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 125 122 111
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 2 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.16% 0.67%
As % of the System Software category 0.85% 1.27% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 12
Median salary £30,250 £40,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.37% +86.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £40,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,450 £40,000 £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £33,000 £29,750
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +10.92%

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

System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
236 236 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.54% 12.53% 13.36%
Number of salaries quoted 158 195 222
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,452 £27,100 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in Birmingham

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 22 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 21 (95.45%) Active Directory
2 21 (95.45%) VMware
2 21 (95.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (90.91%) Windows
4 19 (86.36%) Windows Server
5 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
6 16 (72.73%) DHCP
6 16 (72.73%) DNS
6 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (68.18%) Enterprise Storage
7 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (59.09%) SCCM
8 13 (59.09%) Data Centre
9 12 (54.55%) Office 365
10 11 (50.00%) ITIL
10 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
11 10 (45.45%) SQL
11 10 (45.45%) Cisco
11 10 (45.45%) SolarWinds
12 9 (40.91%) Patch Management
12 9 (40.91%) Server Patching
12 9 (40.91%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 8 (36.36%) Problem Management
14 7 (31.82%) Service Management
14 7 (31.82%) Change Management
15 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (27.27%) MCSE
15 6 (27.27%) MCSA
16 5 (22.73%) NetApp

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (54.55%) Office 365
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) PaaS
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) DHCP
1 16 (72.73%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Support Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Network Support
8 1 (4.55%) Network Technician
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Enterprise Storage
2 13 (59.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 19 (86.36%) Windows Server
3 16 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Android
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 9 (40.91%) Patch Management
2 9 (40.91%) Server Patching
3 8 (36.36%) Problem Management
4 7 (31.82%) Change Management
4 7 (31.82%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
5 3 (13.64%) Remediation Plan
5 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Time Management
7 1 (4.55%) BCP
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps
7 1 (4.55%) Network Management
7 1 (4.55%) Operations Management
7 1 (4.55%) Presales
7 1 (4.55%) Process Management
7 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) MCSA
1 6 (27.27%) MCSE
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (9.09%) MCITP
3 2 (9.09%) NCDA
3 2 (9.09%) NCIE
3 2 (9.09%) NCSA
4 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 21 (95.45%) Active Directory
2 21 (95.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) SCOM
2 3 (13.64%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) VMware
2 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Cisco
3 10 (45.45%) SolarWinds
4 5 (22.73%) NetApp
5 2 (9.09%) EMC
6 1 (4.55%) Apple
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) Sophos