The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 722 795 792
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 128 51 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.053% 0.080%
As % of the System Software category 1.05% 0.51% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 96 45 63
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,877
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,750 £37,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
-19.59% +8.02%
Microsoft Virtual Server
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12157 9967 10335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.30% 10.42% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10382 8298 8840
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in England

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram in England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
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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
London +33 56 £50,000 +11.11% 4
South East -22 19 £39,750 +13.57% 1
Yorkshire +2 13 - -
West Midlands 0 13 £21,500 - 1
East Midlands +27 9 £24,000 -
East of England -1 9 £53,750 -
South West -10 9 £28,000 +4.67% 4
Microsoft Virtual Server
UK

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 212 (86.89%) Microsoft
2 207 (84.84%) Windows
3 202 (82.79%) VMware
3 202 (82.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 177 (72.54%) Active Directory
5 150 (61.48%) MS Exchange
6 128 (52.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 121 (49.59%) Hyper-V
8 110 (45.08%) Citrix
9 101 (41.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 101 (41.39%) Exchange Server 2007
10 100 (40.98%) VMware ESX
11 97 (39.75%) Clustering
12 90 (36.89%) Windows Server 2012
13 87 (35.66%) Exchange Server 2013
14 79 (32.38%) Disaster Recovery
15 78 (31.97%) Blackberry
16 77 (31.56%) XenApp
17 74 (30.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 74 (30.33%) MCP
18 72 (29.51%) Exchange Server 2003
19 71 (29.10%) SAN
20 69 (28.28%) DNS
21 68 (27.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
22 66 (27.05%) PowerShell
23 59 (24.18%) Windows Server 2003
24 58 (23.77%) MS Excel
25 57 (23.36%) Exchange Server 2000
25 57 (23.36%) Change Control
26 54 (22.13%) ITIL

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 150 (61.48%) MS Exchange
2 128 (52.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 101 (41.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 87 (35.66%) Exchange Server 2013
5 72 (29.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 68 (27.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 57 (23.36%) Exchange Server 2000
8 35 (14.34%) Lync
9 24 (9.84%) IIS
10 22 (9.02%) SharePoint
11 8 (3.28%) Apache
12 7 (2.87%) Tomcat
12 7 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (1.23%) Lotus Domino
14 2 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 58 (23.77%) MS Excel
2 24 (9.84%) MS Office
3 15 (6.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (19.26%) Office 365
2 19 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.87%) SaaS
3 7 (2.87%) IaaS
4 4 (1.64%) Google Apps
5 3 (1.23%) PaaS
6 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (29.10%) SAN
2 69 (28.28%) DNS
3 49 (20.08%) Firewall
4 45 (18.44%) DHCP
5 43 (17.62%) TCP/IP
6 33 (13.52%) LAN
7 31 (12.70%) VPN
8 27 (11.07%) WAN
9 20 (8.20%) Wireless
10 17 (6.97%) NAS
11 16 (6.56%) SSL
12 15 (6.15%) MPLS
13 14 (5.74%) Ethernet
14 13 (5.33%) Network Security
15 12 (4.92%) OSPF
15 12 (4.92%) BGP
15 12 (4.92%) IPsec
15 12 (4.92%) iSCSI
15 12 (4.92%) Multicast
16 7 (2.87%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (17.62%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (8.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.82%) MySQL
5 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 30 (12.30%) Finance
2 11 (4.51%) Banking
3 6 (2.46%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.46%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.05%) Advertising
5 4 (1.64%) Legal
6 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.23%) Retail
6 3 (1.23%) Marketing
7 2 (0.82%) Electronics
7 2 (0.82%) Law
8 1 (0.41%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 56 (22.95%) Consultant
2 43 (17.62%) Wintel Consultant
3 39 (15.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (8.20%) Architect
5 19 (7.79%) Analyst
6 17 (6.97%) Support Engineer
6 17 (6.97%) Administrator
7 15 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (4.92%) Wintel Engineer
10 11 (4.51%) Wintel Architect
10 11 (4.51%) IT Support
11 10 (4.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 9 (3.69%) Server Engineer
13 8 (3.28%) NOC Engineer
13 8 (3.28%) VMware Engineer
14 7 (2.87%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
14 7 (2.87%) Server Analyst
14 7 (2.87%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 7 (2.87%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.05%) SAML
2 3 (1.23%) .NET
3 2 (0.82%) Web Services
4 1 (0.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 97 (39.75%) Clustering
2 78 (31.97%) Blackberry
3 24 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.74%) Video Conferencing
5 12 (4.92%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.69%) Replication
7 8 (3.28%) Hedge funds
8 6 (2.46%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.64%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.64%) PDA
10 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.23%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.82%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.82%) DTV
11 2 (0.82%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.82%) CLARiiON
11 2 (0.82%) Open Source
12 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 207 (84.84%) Windows
2 101 (41.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 90 (36.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (24.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (11.48%) Linux
6 11 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (4.10%) Android
7 10 (4.10%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.28%) UNIX
8 8 (3.28%) SUSE
8 8 (3.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 7 (2.87%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.87%) Windows 2000
10 6 (2.46%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (2.05%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.82%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.82%) VMS
12 2 (0.82%) CentOS
13 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (32.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 57 (23.36%) Change Control
3 54 (22.13%) ITIL
4 27 (11.07%) Migration
5 25 (10.25%) Network Management
6 20 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (5.74%) Service Delivery
8 12 (4.92%) Capacity Management
9 10 (4.10%) Problem Management
9 10 (4.10%) Analytics
10 9 (3.69%) Project Management
11 8 (3.28%) Change Management
11 8 (3.28%) PRINCE2
11 8 (3.28%) Asset Management
12 7 (2.87%) Time Management
13 6 (2.46%) Service Management
13 6 (2.46%) Workflow
13 6 (2.46%) E-Commerce
13 6 (2.46%) Business Continuity
14 5 (2.05%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 66 (27.05%) PowerShell
2 32 (13.11%) SQL
3 8 (3.28%) Shell Script
3 8 (3.28%) VB
4 6 (2.46%) VBScript
5 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 74 (30.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 74 (30.33%) MCP
2 36 (14.75%) Security Cleared
3 35 (14.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (9.02%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (9.02%) SC Cleared
5 19 (7.79%) MCSE
5 19 (7.79%) CCNA
5 19 (7.79%) Degree
6 10 (4.10%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (4.10%) MCSA
7 8 (3.28%) MCITP
8 6 (2.46%) PMP
8 6 (2.46%) PMI Certification
8 6 (2.46%) CCIA
9 5 (2.05%) MCTS
10 4 (1.64%) CCNP
10 4 (1.64%) CCA
11 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.97%) SLA
2 10 (4.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 202 (82.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 177 (72.54%) Active Directory
3 121 (49.59%) Hyper-V
4 100 (40.98%) VMware ESX
5 77 (31.56%) XenApp
6 40 (16.39%) vSphere
7 30 (12.30%) VMware ESXi
8 29 (11.89%) Terminal Services
9 17 (6.97%) XenDesktop
10 14 (5.74%) XenServer
11 13 (5.33%) ISA Server
12 11 (4.51%) Forefront TMG
13 10 (4.10%) UAG
14 8 (3.28%) Firmware
15 6 (2.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 6 (2.46%) Microsoft App-V
16 3 (1.23%) Xsan
16 3 (1.23%) VMware Server
17 2 (0.82%) Terminal Server
17 2 (0.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 40 (16.39%) SCCM
2 31 (12.70%) SCOM
3 29 (11.89%) Backup Exec
4 27 (11.07%) Norton AntiVirus
5 23 (9.43%) ARCserve
6 21 (8.61%) NetBackup
7 10 (4.10%) Zenoss
8 8 (3.28%) WMI
9 7 (2.87%) SCVMM
10 5 (2.05%) BladeLogic
11 4 (1.64%) MAILsweeper
12 3 (1.23%) SCSM
12 3 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.82%) HP SIM
13 2 (0.82%) Puppet
13 2 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 1 (0.41%) XenMobile
14 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 212 (86.89%) Microsoft
2 202 (82.79%) VMware
3 110 (45.08%) Citrix
4 40 (16.39%) HP
5 39 (15.98%) Cisco
6 37 (15.16%) Symantec
7 23 (9.43%) Dell
8 18 (7.38%) Veeam
9 14 (5.74%) NetApp
10 12 (4.92%) Polycom
11 11 (4.51%) Red Hat
12 10 (4.10%) Apple
12 10 (4.10%) EMC
13 8 (3.28%) IBM
13 8 (3.28%) AppSense
14 7 (2.87%) SAP
15 6 (2.46%) Websense
15 6 (2.46%) PlateSpin
16 5 (2.05%) Mitel
16 5 (2.05%) Sophos
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