The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 272 286 267
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.039% 0.035% 0.048%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.29% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
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 of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1056 1047 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 13.72% 12.14% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 794 880 847
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in the East of England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
Hertfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) vSphere
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
4 9 (75.00%) SAN
4 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (66.67%) HP
6 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
6 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (50.00%) Veeam
6 6 (50.00%) Capacity Management
7 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (41.67%) SCCM
7 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
7 5 (41.67%) Hedge funds
7 5 (41.67%) DHCP
8 3 (25.00%) Citrix
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (25.00%) SCOM
8 3 (25.00%) Migration
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (16.67%) NAS
9 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 9 (75.00%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (41.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (8.33%) MCTS
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) vSphere
3 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Server
6 1 (8.33%) XenApp
6 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) HP
4 6 (50.00%) Veeam
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (16.67%) Dell