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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 756 774 809
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +35
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 119 74 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.074% 0.048%
As % of the System Software category 1.03% 0.74% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 107 69 47
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
11609 10028 11124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.76% 9.98% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9682 8595 9645
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 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
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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
South East -12 42 £35,000 -10.25% 3
London +14 29 £50,000 +9.89%
Yorkshire - 16 £32,000 -
South West - 14 £35,000 - 3
West Midlands +2 9 £35,000 +7.69% 2
East Midlands -2 2 - -
North West -32 2 £27,500 -8.33%
East of England -24 1 £24,000 -11.11%
Microsoft Virtual Server
UK

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

1 190 (85.20%) Microsoft
2 174 (78.03%) Windows
3 173 (77.58%) Active Directory
4 153 (68.61%) VMware
4 153 (68.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 116 (52.02%) MS Exchange
6 94 (42.15%) Citrix
7 90 (40.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 87 (39.01%) Hyper-V
9 74 (33.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 70 (31.39%) ITIL
11 69 (30.94%) DNS
12 67 (30.04%) VMware ESX
13 66 (29.60%) Windows Server 2012
14 65 (29.15%) Exchange Server 2007
15 63 (28.25%) Clustering
16 60 (26.91%) XenApp
17 56 (25.11%) Security Cleared
18 55 (24.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 55 (24.66%) Linux
19 53 (23.77%) Cisco
19 53 (23.77%) Exchange Server 2003
20 52 (23.32%) MCP
21 51 (22.87%) Disaster Recovery
22 50 (22.42%) Exchange Server 2013
23 49 (21.97%) Change Control
23 49 (21.97%) SAN
23 49 (21.97%) Blackberry
24 48 (21.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
25 47 (21.08%) PowerShell

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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
1 116 (52.02%) MS Exchange
2 90 (40.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 65 (29.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 53 (23.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 50 (22.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 48 (21.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 43 (19.28%) Exchange Server 2000
8 30 (13.45%) Lync
9 18 (8.07%) SharePoint
10 14 (6.28%) IIS
11 11 (4.93%) SharePoint Server
12 9 (4.04%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (2.69%) Office Communications Server
13 6 (2.69%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (2.24%) IBM Notes
15 3 (1.35%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (1.35%) Apache
15 3 (1.35%) CMS
16 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 45 (20.18%) MS Excel
2 24 (10.76%) MS Office
3 7 (3.14%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (2.69%) MS Project
5 3 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.83%) Office 365
2 12 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.14%) IaaS
4 5 (2.24%) SaaS
4 5 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.90%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 69 (30.94%) DNS
2 49 (21.97%) SAN
3 45 (20.18%) DHCP
4 42 (18.83%) VPN
5 38 (17.04%) LAN
5 38 (17.04%) TCP/IP
6 36 (16.14%) WAN
7 34 (15.25%) Firewall
8 18 (8.07%) SSL
9 16 (7.17%) Ethernet
9 16 (7.17%) IPsec
10 15 (6.73%) MPLS
10 15 (6.73%) OSPF
10 15 (6.73%) BGP
10 15 (6.73%) Multicast
11 9 (4.04%) Unified Communications
12 8 (3.59%) Wireless
12 8 (3.59%) NAS
13 6 (2.69%) LDAP
13 6 (2.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.59%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (7.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.69%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.90%) GCC
General
1 31 (13.90%) Finance
2 6 (2.69%) Telecoms
2 6 (2.69%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.24%) Law
3 5 (2.24%) Electronics
3 5 (2.24%) Marketing
4 4 (1.79%) Banking
4 4 (1.79%) Legal
5 3 (1.35%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.90%) Billing
6 2 (0.90%) Automotive
7 1 (0.45%) German Language
7 1 (0.45%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 55 (24.66%) Consultant
2 32 (14.35%) Analyst
3 27 (12.11%) Wintel Consultant
4 25 (11.21%) Architect
5 24 (10.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (9.87%) Server Engineer
7 20 (8.97%) Technical Architect
8 19 (8.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 15 (6.73%) Support Engineer
10 11 (4.93%) Wintel Architect
10 11 (4.93%) VMware Consultant
11 10 (4.48%) IT Support
11 10 (4.48%) Administrator
11 10 (4.48%) Senior Consultant
11 10 (4.48%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 9 (4.04%) NOC Engineer
12 9 (4.04%) Virtualisation Consultant
13 8 (3.59%) Server Analyst
13 8 (3.59%) Change Consultant
13 8 (3.59%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.04%) Web Services
1 9 (4.04%) XML
2 8 (3.59%) HTML
3 7 (3.14%) .NET
3 7 (3.14%) SAML
4 4 (1.79%) Middleware
4 4 (1.79%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.79%) COM
4 4 (1.79%) CSS
4 4 (1.79%) XML Schema
5 3 (1.35%) XHTML
5 3 (1.35%) SOAP
5 3 (1.35%) .NET Remoting
5 3 (1.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 63 (28.25%) Clustering
2 49 (21.97%) Blackberry
3 15 (6.73%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.48%) Replication
5 9 (4.04%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (2.24%) DTV
7 4 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.79%) Statistics
8 3 (1.35%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.35%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.35%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.35%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.90%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.90%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.45%) PDA
10 1 (0.45%) Symmetrix
10 1 (0.45%) Firmware
10 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 174 (78.03%) Windows
2 74 (33.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (29.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (24.66%) Linux
5 41 (18.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (11.21%) UNIX
7 23 (10.31%) Windows 8
8 21 (9.42%) Windows 7
9 10 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (3.59%) Windows XP
11 5 (2.24%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.90%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.90%) AIX
13 2 (0.90%) HPUX
14 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.45%) Android
14 1 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (31.39%) ITIL
2 51 (22.87%) Disaster Recovery
3 49 (21.97%) Change Control
4 23 (10.31%) Network Management
5 19 (8.52%) Migration
6 15 (6.73%) Service Delivery
7 13 (5.83%) Service Management
8 12 (5.38%) Business Continuity
9 11 (4.93%) Change Management
10 9 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (4.04%) Problem Management
11 7 (3.14%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.14%) Identity Management
11 7 (3.14%) Mentoring
12 6 (2.69%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (2.69%) Capacity Management
12 6 (2.69%) Project Management
13 5 (2.24%) Incident Management
13 5 (2.24%) Programme Management
13 5 (2.24%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 47 (21.08%) PowerShell
2 21 (9.42%) SQL
3 9 (4.04%) VBScript
4 8 (3.59%) VB
5 7 (3.14%) C
6 3 (1.35%) C#
6 3 (1.35%) C++
6 3 (1.35%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.35%) PHP
7 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.45%) Perl
8 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 56 (25.11%) Security Cleared
2 55 (24.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 52 (23.32%) MCP
4 38 (17.04%) SC Cleared
5 35 (15.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (12.56%) Degree
7 26 (11.66%) MCSE
8 25 (11.21%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (10.76%) CCNA
10 14 (6.28%) MCSA
11 7 (3.14%) MCITP
12 6 (2.69%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.79%) CISSP
13 4 (1.79%) CCA
13 4 (1.79%) CCNP
13 4 (1.79%) CCEE
13 4 (1.79%) CCAA
14 3 (1.35%) DV Cleared
15 2 (0.90%) BC Cleared
15 2 (0.90%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (15.25%) SLA
2 15 (6.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 173 (77.58%) Active Directory
2 153 (68.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (39.01%) Hyper-V
4 67 (30.04%) VMware ESX
5 60 (26.91%) XenApp
6 37 (16.59%) vSphere
7 17 (7.62%) XenDesktop
8 16 (7.17%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (5.83%) XenServer
10 12 (5.38%) Terminal Services
11 10 (4.48%) Forefront TMG
12 9 (4.04%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (3.59%) UAG
13 8 (3.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 7 (3.14%) ISA Server
15 6 (2.69%) VMware Server
16 3 (1.35%) Shibboleth
17 1 (0.45%) SRDF
17 1 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (11.21%) Backup Exec
2 24 (10.76%) SCCM
3 23 (10.31%) Norton AntiVirus
4 22 (9.87%) NetBackup
5 20 (8.97%) ARCserve
6 15 (6.73%) Zenoss
7 12 (5.38%) SCOM
8 5 (2.24%) WSUS
9 4 (1.79%) MAILsweeper
10 3 (1.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (1.35%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.45%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 190 (85.20%) Microsoft
2 153 (68.61%) VMware
3 94 (42.15%) Citrix
4 53 (23.77%) Cisco
5 42 (18.83%) HP
6 35 (15.70%) Symantec
7 15 (6.73%) Dell
7 15 (6.73%) NetApp
8 13 (5.83%) Red Hat
8 13 (5.83%) PlateSpin
9 10 (4.48%) FalconStor
10 9 (4.04%) Polycom
10 9 (4.04%) Sophos
11 8 (3.59%) EMC
12 7 (3.14%) Oracle
12 7 (3.14%) Apple
12 7 (3.14%) Veeam
13 6 (2.69%) 3PAR
14 5 (2.24%) Remedy
14 5 (2.24%) SAP
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