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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 137 123 135
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 8 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.35% 0.32% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 2.59% 2.51% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 10
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,500 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £47,600 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
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
309 239 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.46% 12.67% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 216 184 223
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 5 December 2016.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 24 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 23 (95.83%) VMware
2 23 (95.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
4 20 (83.33%) Windows
5 19 (79.17%) Windows Server
6 17 (70.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
7 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (62.50%) Data Centre
8 15 (62.50%) Enterprise Storage
8 15 (62.50%) SCCM
8 15 (62.50%) DHCP
8 15 (62.50%) DNS
9 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
10 11 (45.83%) ITIL
10 11 (45.83%) Office 365
11 10 (41.67%) Cisco
11 10 (41.67%) SQL
11 10 (41.67%) SolarWinds
12 9 (37.50%) Problem Management
12 9 (37.50%) Patch Management
12 9 (37.50%) Server Patching
12 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 7 (29.17%) Service Management
13 7 (29.17%) Change Management
13 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (29.17%) MCSE
13 7 (29.17%) MCSA
14 6 (25.00%) 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 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (45.83%) Office 365
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) IaaS
3 1 (4.17%) PaaS
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) DHCP
1 15 (62.50%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) DMZ
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) WLAN
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 7 (29.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (29.17%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Server Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (62.50%) Data Centre
1 15 (62.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server
3 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 9 (37.50%) Patch Management
2 9 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 9 (37.50%) Server Patching
3 7 (29.17%) Change Management
3 7 (29.17%) Service Management
4 4 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
5 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (12.50%) Presales
5 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
6 1 (4.17%) BCP
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (4.17%) Network Management
6 1 (4.17%) Operations Management
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) MCSA
1 7 (29.17%) MCSE
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (12.50%) MCITP
4 1 (4.17%) NCDA
4 1 (4.17%) NCIE
4 1 (4.17%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 23 (95.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (62.50%) SCCM
2 4 (16.67%) SCOM
3 3 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) VMware
2 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco
3 10 (41.67%) SolarWinds
4 6 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (8.33%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) CommVault
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) HP