The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 255 306 316
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 3 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.045% 0.12% 0.076%
As % of the System Software category 0.39% 0.97% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 8
Average salary £80,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-8.45% -4.05%
Microsoft Virtual Server
London

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

System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
764 1234 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.44% 11.86% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 667 1071 924
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in the City of London

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the City of London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram in the City of London

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (40.00%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (40.00%) SWIFT
4 2 (40.00%) ISO20022
4 2 (40.00%) ISO15022
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) vMotion
4 2 (40.00%) XML Messaging
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) MCTS
4 2 (40.00%) MCITP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) SWIFT Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) MCTS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO15022
1 2 (40.00%) ISO20022
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) vMotion
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL