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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 314 327 331
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 4 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.038% 0.064% 0.008%
As % of the System Software category 0.45% 0.63% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 1
Average salary £40,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.73% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.66%
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
881 1267 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.39% 10.17% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 771 1103 866
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 5 (41.67%) DHCP
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (33.33%) Migration
7 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (25.00%) Lync
7 3 (25.00%) Office 365
7 3 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (25.00%) UAG
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) IaaS
7 3 (25.00%) XenApp
7 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (25.00%) SCCM
7 3 (25.00%) ISA Server

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Lync
3 3 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Google Apps
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Local Government
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Wintel Support
2 2 (16.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (8.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Business Development
4 1 (8.33%) Security Hardening
4 1 (8.33%) Server Building
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCP
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) MCTS
3 2 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (25.00%) UAG
3 3 (25.00%) XenApp
3 3 (25.00%) ISA Server
4 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (16.67%) ARCserve
2 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Intune
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy
4 2 (16.67%) McAfee
4 2 (16.67%) Sophos
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (16.67%) WatchGuard
4 2 (16.67%) MobileIron
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) SAP