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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 300 317 320
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 14 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.078% 0.052%
As % of the System Software category 1.06% 0.81% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 6
Average salary £48,750 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £37,167
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -0.44%
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
1320 1114 1260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.26% 9.61% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1173 1008 1108
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +5.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) VMware
2 19 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
5 12 (48.00%) HP
5 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (44.00%) Citrix
6 11 (44.00%) Clustering
7 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (40.00%) XenApp
8 9 (36.00%) DHCP
8 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
8 9 (36.00%) DNS
8 9 (36.00%) Cisco
8 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (32.00%) SAN
9 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (28.00%) ITIL
10 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (28.00%) VMware ESX
10 7 (28.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (24.00%) MCP
11 6 (24.00%) Ethernet
11 6 (24.00%) EMC

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (12.00%) Lync
9 1 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.00%) Google Apps
3 3 (12.00%) Office 365
4 2 (8.00%) IaaS
5 1 (4.00%) SaaS
5 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) DHCP
1 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (36.00%) DNS
2 8 (32.00%) SAN
3 6 (24.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (16.00%) LAN
4 4 (16.00%) WAN
4 4 (16.00%) VPN
5 3 (12.00%) Firewall
6 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.00%) MPLS
6 1 (4.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Server Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Solutions Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Wintel Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Messaging Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Services Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Clustering
2 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) CLARiiON
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (12.00%) Linux
6 2 (8.00%) VMS
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.00%) Change Control
4 3 (12.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (8.00%) Business Development
6 1 (4.00%) Wealth Management
6 1 (4.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (4.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (24.00%) MCP
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MCSE
4 2 (8.00%) MCTS
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (40.00%) XenApp
4 7 (28.00%) VMware ESX
5 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
6 5 (20.00%) vSphere
7 3 (12.00%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (8.00%) UAG
8 2 (8.00%) vCloud
8 2 (8.00%) ISA Server
9 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
9 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
1 3 (12.00%) SCOM
1 3 (12.00%) XenMobile
2 2 (8.00%) HP SIM
3 1 (4.00%) ARCserve
3 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.00%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (76.00%) VMware
3 12 (48.00%) HP
4 11 (44.00%) Citrix
5 9 (36.00%) Cisco
6 6 (24.00%) EMC
7 4 (16.00%) NetApp
8 3 (12.00%) FalconStor
8 3 (12.00%) PlateSpin
9 1 (4.00%) IronPort
9 1 (4.00%) Veeam
9 1 (4.00%) Trend Micro
9 1 (4.00%) Symantec
9 1 (4.00%) Sophos
9 1 (4.00%) Mitel
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