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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 289 314 324
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 2 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.021% 0.095% 0.025%
As % of the System Software category 0.24% 0.92% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 3
Average salary £35,500 £47,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.26% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £47,500 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
850 1194 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.99% 10.31% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 736 1030 820
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (22.22%) Local Government
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (22.22%) SCCM
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
5 2 (22.22%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (11.11%) Lync
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Google Apps
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Local Government
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Wintel Support
2 2 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) FlexPod
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Hardening
2 1 (11.11%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCTS
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (11.11%) UAG
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) ARCserve
1 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Symantec
5 2 (22.22%) Remedy
5 2 (22.22%) McAfee
5 2 (22.22%) Sophos
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Dell
6 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard
6 1 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (11.11%) MobileIron