The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 183 167 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.097% -
As % of the System Software category 1.43% 1.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £24,385 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
350 298 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.89% 9.60% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 297 248 257
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Lincolnshire - 2 £17,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £33,385 -
Nottinghamshire -10 1 - -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) Avaya
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (33.33%) XenServer
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) GFI Software
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Trend Micro
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (16.67%) Lync
5 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) ATM
2 1 (16.67%) SMTP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Server Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) SUSE
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) XenServer
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) GFI Software
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos
4 1 (16.67%) TOWER Software
4 1 (16.67%) IronPort
4 1 (16.67%) Trend Micro