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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 790 804 795
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 60 99 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.090% 0.065%
As % of the System Software category 0.52% 0.85% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 55 90 61
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £52,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
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
11637 11610 9992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.68% 10.52% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9669 9860 8499
Average salary £42,000 £40,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 26 May 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 26 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
London +25 22 £45,000 - 4
South East -6 10 £32,750 -3.90% 3
South West -2 8 £36,750 -9.25% 1
West Midlands -4 7 £39,000 +15.55% 2
Yorkshire -9 7 £45,000 +28.57% 2
East of England +23 4 £48,750 -4.87%
North West +2 2 £48,750 +14.70%
Microsoft Virtual Server
UK

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 147 (88.55%) Windows
1 147 (88.55%) VMware
1 147 (88.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 135 (81.33%) Microsoft
3 108 (65.06%) Active Directory
4 102 (61.45%) MS Exchange
5 85 (51.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 80 (48.19%) Hyper-V
6 80 (48.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 59 (35.54%) Citrix
7 59 (35.54%) SAN
8 55 (33.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 53 (31.93%) Exchange Server 2007
10 50 (30.12%) VMware ESX
10 50 (30.12%) Clustering
10 50 (30.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 48 (28.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 46 (27.71%) DNS
12 46 (27.71%) SCCM
13 45 (27.11%) Firewall
14 41 (24.70%) MCP
15 40 (24.10%) Data Centre
16 39 (23.49%) MS Excel
17 38 (22.89%) TCP/IP
17 38 (22.89%) Exchange Server 2003
18 37 (22.29%) ITIL
18 37 (22.29%) Symantec
18 37 (22.29%) Microsoft Certification
18 37 (22.29%) PowerShell
19 36 (21.69%) SQL Server

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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
1 102 (61.45%) MS Exchange
2 80 (48.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 55 (33.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 53 (31.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 38 (22.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 27 (16.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 21 (12.65%) Lync
8 19 (11.45%) Exchange Server 2000
9 16 (9.64%) SharePoint
10 13 (7.83%) IIS
11 5 (3.01%) Apache
12 3 (1.81%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 39 (23.49%) MS Excel
2 26 (15.66%) MS Office
3 4 (2.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (21.08%) Office 365
2 15 (9.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.61%) SaaS
3 6 (3.61%) IaaS
4 4 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.20%) PaaS
5 2 (1.20%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 59 (35.54%) SAN
2 46 (27.71%) DNS
3 45 (27.11%) Firewall
4 38 (22.89%) TCP/IP
5 35 (21.08%) DHCP
6 24 (14.46%) WAN
7 20 (12.05%) LAN
8 17 (10.24%) VPN
8 17 (10.24%) Wireless
9 16 (9.64%) iSCSI
10 10 (6.02%) NAS
11 9 (5.42%) VLAN
11 9 (5.42%) Ethernet
11 9 (5.42%) NetScaler
12 8 (4.82%) Network Security
13 6 (3.61%) IPv4
13 6 (3.61%) IP Telephony
13 6 (3.61%) Internet
14 5 (3.01%) VoIP
15 4 (2.41%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.69%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (10.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.41%) MySQL
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (8.43%) Finance
2 9 (5.42%) Legal
3 7 (4.22%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.41%) Law
5 3 (1.81%) Publishing
5 3 (1.81%) Banking
6 2 (1.20%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.20%) Local Government
6 2 (1.20%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) Back Office
7 1 (0.60%) Electronics
7 1 (0.60%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (21.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (14.46%) Analyst
3 19 (11.45%) Architect
4 17 (10.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (8.43%) Consultant
6 12 (7.23%) Support Engineer
7 9 (5.42%) Server Engineer
7 9 (5.42%) Wintel Engineer
8 8 (4.82%) Messaging Consultant
8 8 (4.82%) Help Desk Engineer
9 7 (4.22%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (4.22%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (4.22%) Field Engineer
9 7 (4.22%) Wintel Architect
10 6 (3.61%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.61%) Server Analyst
11 5 (3.01%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (3.01%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 5 (3.01%) Administrator
11 5 (3.01%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.41%) .NET
1 4 (2.41%) SAML
2 3 (1.81%) Web Services
3 1 (0.60%) RSS
3 1 (0.60%) CSS
3 1 (0.60%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 50 (30.12%) Clustering
2 40 (24.10%) Data Centre
3 32 (19.28%) Blackberry
4 14 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.82%) Replication
6 7 (4.22%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.22%) PDA
7 6 (3.61%) Hedge funds
7 6 (3.61%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.41%) Fat Client
8 4 (2.41%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.81%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.81%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.81%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.20%) Statistics
10 2 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.20%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.60%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 147 (88.55%) Windows
2 85 (51.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (30.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (28.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (8.43%) Linux
6 11 (6.63%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.22%) Android
8 6 (3.61%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.61%) UNIX
8 6 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.01%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.41%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (2.41%) CentOS
10 4 (2.41%) SUSE
10 4 (2.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.81%) Solaris
12 2 (1.20%) Debian
13 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.60%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.60%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.29%) ITIL
2 30 (18.07%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (13.86%) Server Building
4 20 (12.05%) Migration
5 15 (9.04%) Change Control
5 15 (9.04%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (8.43%) Service Delivery
7 12 (7.23%) Network Management
8 9 (5.42%) Capacity Management
9 7 (4.22%) Workflow
9 7 (4.22%) Service Management
9 7 (4.22%) E-Commerce
10 6 (3.61%) Project Management
10 6 (3.61%) Problem Management
10 6 (3.61%) Analytics
11 5 (3.01%) Business Development
12 4 (2.41%) Project Planning
12 4 (2.41%) Change Management
12 4 (2.41%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (2.41%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 37 (22.29%) PowerShell
2 34 (20.48%) SQL
3 10 (6.02%) VBScript
3 10 (6.02%) VB
4 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.60%) AWK
5 1 (0.60%) sed
5 1 (0.60%) C
5 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (24.70%) MCP
2 37 (22.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (18.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 24 (14.46%) MCSE
5 22 (13.25%) Citrix Certification
6 21 (12.65%) Security Cleared
7 17 (10.24%) SC Cleared
8 12 (7.23%) CCIA
9 10 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (6.02%) CCA
10 9 (5.42%) CCNA
10 9 (5.42%) MCTS
10 9 (5.42%) MCITP
11 7 (4.22%) MCSA
12 2 (1.20%) PMP
12 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
12 2 (1.20%) Degree
12 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.60%) CCEE
13 1 (0.60%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.82%) SLA
System Software
1 147 (88.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 108 (65.06%) Active Directory
3 80 (48.19%) Hyper-V
4 50 (30.12%) VMware ESX
5 31 (18.67%) XenApp
6 29 (17.47%) vSphere
7 24 (14.46%) Terminal Services
7 24 (14.46%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (7.83%) XenDesktop
8 13 (7.83%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (5.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (4.22%) ISA Server
11 6 (3.61%) Firmware
11 6 (3.61%) VMware Server
11 6 (3.61%) Forefront TMG
11 6 (3.61%) UAG
12 5 (3.01%) XenServer
13 3 (1.81%) Xsan
14 2 (1.20%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 46 (27.71%) SCCM
2 33 (19.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 32 (19.28%) Backup Exec
4 24 (14.46%) NetBackup
5 23 (13.86%) ARCserve
6 22 (13.25%) SCOM
7 13 (7.83%) WMI
8 12 (7.23%) SCVMM
9 5 (3.01%) vMotion
10 3 (1.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (1.20%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (1.20%) Puppet
11 2 (1.20%) WSUS
12 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.60%) Nagios
12 1 (0.60%) Windows Intune
12 1 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.60%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 147 (88.55%) VMware
2 135 (81.33%) Microsoft
3 59 (35.54%) Citrix
4 37 (22.29%) Symantec
5 34 (20.48%) HP
6 22 (13.25%) Cisco
7 20 (12.05%) Veeam
8 14 (8.43%) Dell
8 14 (8.43%) AppSense
9 11 (6.63%) Websense
10 10 (6.02%) Red Hat
11 9 (5.42%) IBM
12 7 (4.22%) Sophos
13 6 (3.61%) EMC
13 6 (3.61%) NetApp
14 5 (3.01%) Apple
14 5 (3.01%) MobileIron
15 3 (1.81%) Avaya
15 3 (1.81%) CommVault
15 3 (1.81%) McAfee
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Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Gold Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent pension and holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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