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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 743 774 825
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +51
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 128 77 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.077% 0.049%
As % of the System Software category 1.11% 0.77% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 116 72 50
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
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
11583 9971 11287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.87% 10.02% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9678 8538 9816
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 16 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 16 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
(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
South East +3 52 £35,000 -7.89% 7
London -2 25 £52,000 +14.28% 2
South West -4 19 £35,000 -2.43% 6
Yorkshire - 15 £32,000 - 1
West Midlands +4 12 £35,000 +7.69% 1
East Midlands -16 2 - -
North West -25 2 £27,500 -8.33%
East of England -28 1 £24,000 -45.45%
Microsoft Virtual Server
UK

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 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.

1 200 (83.68%) Microsoft
2 191 (79.92%) Windows
3 188 (78.66%) Active Directory
4 168 (70.29%) VMware
4 168 (70.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 136 (56.90%) MS Exchange
6 111 (46.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 109 (45.61%) Citrix
8 105 (43.93%) Hyper-V
9 82 (34.31%) Exchange Server 2007
10 81 (33.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 80 (33.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 79 (33.05%) Clustering
13 78 (32.64%) VMware ESX
14 75 (31.38%) XenApp
15 72 (30.13%) DNS
16 68 (28.45%) Exchange Server 2003
17 67 (28.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 67 (28.03%) ITIL
17 67 (28.03%) Exchange Server 2013
18 66 (27.62%) MCP
19 65 (27.20%) Disaster Recovery
20 64 (26.78%) Blackberry
20 64 (26.78%) Change Control
21 63 (26.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
22 61 (25.52%) PowerShell
23 59 (24.69%) Security Cleared
24 58 (24.27%) Cisco
24 58 (24.27%) Exchange Server 2000
25 52 (21.76%) SAN

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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
1 136 (56.90%) MS Exchange
2 111 (46.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (34.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 68 (28.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 67 (28.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 63 (26.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 58 (24.27%) Exchange Server 2000
8 32 (13.39%) Lync
9 17 (7.11%) SharePoint
10 13 (5.44%) IIS
11 12 (5.02%) SharePoint Server
12 10 (4.18%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (2.93%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (2.51%) Office Communications Server
16 5 (2.09%) IBM Notes
17 3 (1.26%) CMS
17 3 (1.26%) Apache
17 3 (1.26%) Lotus Domino
18 1 (0.42%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 43 (17.99%) MS Excel
2 25 (10.46%) MS Office
3 7 (2.93%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.67%) MS Project
5 3 (1.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.11%) Office 365
2 12 (5.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.77%) IaaS
4 7 (2.93%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.09%) SaaS
6 2 (0.84%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 72 (30.13%) DNS
2 52 (21.76%) SAN
3 50 (20.92%) DHCP
4 45 (18.83%) VPN
5 44 (18.41%) TCP/IP
6 37 (15.48%) Firewall
7 35 (14.64%) LAN
8 33 (13.81%) WAN
9 18 (7.53%) Ethernet
9 18 (7.53%) SSL
10 17 (7.11%) MPLS
11 16 (6.69%) IPsec
12 15 (6.28%) OSPF
12 15 (6.28%) BGP
12 15 (6.28%) Multicast
13 9 (3.77%) Unified Communications
13 9 (3.77%) NAS
14 8 (3.35%) Wireless
15 7 (2.93%) Kerberos
16 6 (2.51%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.32%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (6.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.51%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.84%) GCC
General
1 30 (12.55%) Finance
2 7 (2.93%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.51%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.09%) Electronics
4 5 (2.09%) Marketing
5 4 (1.67%) Law
6 3 (1.26%) Legal
6 3 (1.26%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.26%) Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Billing
7 2 (0.84%) Advertising
7 2 (0.84%) Automotive
8 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.42%) German Language
Job Titles
1 69 (28.87%) Consultant
2 40 (16.74%) Wintel Consultant
3 32 (13.39%) Analyst
4 28 (11.72%) Architect
5 26 (10.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (9.62%) Server Engineer
6 23 (9.62%) Technical Architect
7 19 (7.95%) Support Engineer
7 19 (7.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 11 (4.60%) IT Support
8 11 (4.60%) VMware Consultant
8 11 (4.60%) Wintel Architect
9 10 (4.18%) Server Analyst
10 9 (3.77%) NOC Engineer
10 9 (3.77%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 9 (3.77%) Change Consultant
10 9 (3.77%) Senior Consultant
10 9 (3.77%) Virtualisation Consultant
11 8 (3.35%) Wintel Engineer
11 8 (3.35%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.77%) SAML
2 8 (3.35%) Web Services
2 8 (3.35%) XML
3 7 (2.93%) HTML
4 6 (2.51%) .NET
5 4 (1.67%) Middleware
5 4 (1.67%) COM
5 4 (1.67%) CSS
6 3 (1.26%) .NET Remoting
6 3 (1.26%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.26%) SOAP
6 3 (1.26%) XHTML
6 3 (1.26%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.26%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 79 (33.05%) Clustering
2 64 (26.78%) Blackberry
3 21 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (7.11%) Video Conferencing
5 10 (4.18%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.77%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (3.35%) Replication
8 5 (2.09%) DTV
9 4 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.67%) Statistics
10 3 (1.26%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.26%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.26%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.26%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.84%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.84%) PDA
11 2 (0.84%) Cryptography
12 1 (0.42%) Symmetrix
12 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.42%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 191 (79.92%) Windows
2 81 (33.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 80 (33.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (20.92%) Linux
5 42 (17.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (10.04%) Windows 8
7 23 (9.62%) Windows 7
8 21 (8.79%) UNIX
9 9 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.93%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (1.26%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.84%) AIX
12 2 (0.84%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.42%) HPUX
13 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.42%) CentOS
13 1 (0.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (28.03%) ITIL
2 65 (27.20%) Disaster Recovery
3 64 (26.78%) Change Control
4 23 (9.62%) Network Management
5 21 (8.79%) Migration
6 15 (6.28%) Service Delivery
7 12 (5.02%) Service Management
8 10 (4.18%) Business Continuity
9 9 (3.77%) Change Management
9 9 (3.77%) Problem Management
10 8 (3.35%) Mentoring
10 8 (3.35%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (2.51%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (2.51%) Capacity Management
11 6 (2.51%) Project Management
12 5 (2.09%) Programme Management
12 5 (2.09%) Identity Management
12 5 (2.09%) Incident Management
12 5 (2.09%) Configuration Management
12 5 (2.09%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 61 (25.52%) PowerShell
2 17 (7.11%) SQL
3 10 (4.18%) VBScript
4 9 (3.77%) VB
5 7 (2.93%) C
6 3 (1.26%) PHP
6 3 (1.26%) C#
6 3 (1.26%) C++
6 3 (1.26%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (28.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 66 (27.62%) MCP
3 59 (24.69%) Security Cleared
4 41 (17.15%) SC Cleared
5 33 (13.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (11.30%) Degree
7 25 (10.46%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (9.62%) MCSE
8 23 (9.62%) CCNA
9 13 (5.44%) MCSA
10 7 (2.93%) MCITP
11 6 (2.51%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.67%) CCEE
12 4 (1.67%) CCAA
12 4 (1.67%) CCNP
12 4 (1.67%) CCA
13 3 (1.26%) CISSP
14 2 (0.84%) BC Cleared
14 2 (0.84%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.39%) SLA
2 15 (6.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.26%) QA
System Software
1 188 (78.66%) Active Directory
2 168 (70.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (43.93%) Hyper-V
4 78 (32.64%) VMware ESX
5 75 (31.38%) XenApp
6 39 (16.32%) vSphere
7 18 (7.53%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (7.53%) XenDesktop
8 15 (6.28%) XenServer
9 14 (5.86%) Forefront TMG
9 14 (5.86%) Terminal Services
10 11 (4.60%) UAG
11 9 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (3.77%) ISA Server
11 9 (3.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (2.09%) VMware Server
13 3 (1.26%) Shibboleth
14 1 (0.42%) Xen
14 1 (0.42%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 27 (11.30%) Backup Exec
1 27 (11.30%) SCCM
2 26 (10.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 25 (10.46%) NetBackup
4 23 (9.62%) ARCserve
5 15 (6.28%) Zenoss
6 14 (5.86%) SCOM
7 5 (2.09%) WSUS
8 4 (1.67%) MAILsweeper
9 3 (1.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (1.26%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.84%) SCSM
Vendors
1 200 (83.68%) Microsoft
2 168 (70.29%) VMware
3 109 (45.61%) Citrix
4 58 (24.27%) Cisco
5 42 (17.57%) HP
6 39 (16.32%) Symantec
7 16 (6.69%) Dell
8 14 (5.86%) NetApp
9 13 (5.44%) PlateSpin
10 12 (5.02%) Red Hat
11 11 (4.60%) Polycom
12 10 (4.18%) FalconStor
12 10 (4.18%) EMC
13 9 (3.77%) Sophos
14 7 (2.93%) Veeam
15 6 (2.51%) 3PAR
16 5 (2.09%) Oracle
16 5 (2.09%) SAP
16 5 (2.09%) IBM
16 5 (2.09%) Apple
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CGI
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits
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