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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 261 321 341
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 5 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.071% 0.075% 0.064%
As % of the System Software category 0.63% 0.61% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Average salary £55,000 £51,250 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +9.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,500 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £72,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +21.42%
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
791 1310 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.24% 12.33% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 714 1125 1082
Average salary £52,500 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) MS Office
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) IIS
5 3 (42.86%) MCSE
5 3 (42.86%) VPN
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Vista
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (28.57%) MCTS
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (28.57%) MCITP
6 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
6 2 (28.57%) Investment Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) Acrobat
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Google Apps
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) XML Messaging
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) SWIFT
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
3 1 (14.29%) iPad
3 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Vista
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) MCITP
3 2 (28.57%) MCP
3 2 (28.57%) MCTS
4 1 (14.29%) CCA
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (14.29%) HND
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO15022
1 2 (28.57%) ISO20022
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) vMotion
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Sybase
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam