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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 132 121 127
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 18 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.72% 0.21% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 6.00% 1.96% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 10
Median salary £30,000 £38,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.56% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £44,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Microsoft Virtual Server
West Midlands

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
300 204 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.04% 10.85% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 181 164 186
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £59,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 28 September 2016.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 29 (96.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (96.67%) VMware
3 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 22 (73.33%) Windows
5 21 (70.00%) Windows Server
5 21 (70.00%) Data Centre
6 19 (63.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (60.00%) MS Excel
8 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
9 16 (53.33%) SCCM
9 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (46.67%) Enterprise Storage
10 14 (46.67%) ITIL
10 14 (46.67%) DHCP
10 14 (46.67%) DNS
11 12 (40.00%) MCSE
11 12 (40.00%) MCSA
11 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (40.00%) Problem Management
12 11 (36.67%) NetApp
13 10 (33.33%) SQL
13 10 (33.33%) Office 365
14 9 (30.00%) SolarWinds
14 9 (30.00%) Cisco
15 8 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (26.67%) Remediation Plan
15 8 (26.67%) Patch Management
15 8 (26.67%) Server Patching
15 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring

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 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) IaaS
3 1 (3.33%) PaaS
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) DHCP
1 14 (46.67%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) DMZ
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) WLAN
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Storage Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Server Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Storage Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
8 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (46.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) ITIL
2 12 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 8 (26.67%) Patch Management
3 8 (26.67%) Remediation Plan
3 8 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (26.67%) Server Patching
4 7 (23.33%) Change Management
4 7 (23.33%) Service Management
5 6 (20.00%) Time Management
6 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.00%) Presales
8 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
8 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.33%) DevOps
9 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (3.33%) Network Management
9 1 (3.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) MCSA
1 12 (40.00%) MCSE
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (20.00%) MCITP
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.33%) NCDA
4 1 (3.33%) NCIE
4 1 (3.33%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 29 (96.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (53.33%) SCCM
2 7 (23.33%) SCOM
3 5 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) VMware
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (36.67%) NetApp
4 9 (30.00%) Cisco
4 9 (30.00%) SolarWinds
5 5 (16.67%) EMC
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) CommVault
6 1 (3.33%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) HP