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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 260 263 248
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.027% 0.013% 0.042%
As % of the System Software category 0.25% 0.10% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £24,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
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
808 967 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.93% 12.43% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 638 773 636
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram 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 1 September 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
Essex - 1 £46,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £34,000 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Server Building
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Server
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Security Hardening
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (20.00%) Information Security
5 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Server Building
2 3 (60.00%) Security Hardening
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Server
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) XenServer
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) Aruba