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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 131 116 109
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 1 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.048% 0.45% 0.068%
As % of the System Software category 0.44% 3.36% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £40,000 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -4.05%
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
229 238 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.99% 13.37% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 189 214 151
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Remedy
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 3 (50.00%) Remedy
2 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) CommVault
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SunGard