The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 160 192 163
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -29
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 8 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.24% 0.028% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 2.38% 0.25% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £24,000 - £29,443
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £37,000 £37,167
% change year-on-year
-8.78% -0.44%
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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

System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
336 396 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.90% 11.04% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 299 306 257
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 East Midlands

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +14 4 - -
Northamptonshire - 4 £24,000 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Dell
2 9 (81.82%) IIS
2 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
4 5 (45.45%) SUSE
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
4 5 (45.45%) Clustering
4 5 (45.45%) HP
4 5 (45.45%) Apache
4 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (45.45%) Firmware
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) IBM
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 9 (81.82%) IIS
2 5 (45.45%) Apache
2 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) VoIP
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
1 4 (36.36%) Network Security
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) IT Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Release Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (45.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 5 (45.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Firmware
1 5 (45.45%) VMware ESX
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 4 (36.36%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
1 4 (36.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Dell
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) IBM
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Mitel
4 4 (36.36%) WatchGuard
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) NetApp