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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 757 810 815
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 119 56 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.055% 0.049%
As % of the System Software category 0.98% 0.53% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 107 47 50
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £42,050
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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
12205 10577 11248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.42% 10.41% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10312 9012 9750
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +19 45 £35,000 -2.77% 2
South West +3 26 £35,000 -2.43% 2
London +21 22 £48,500 +3.74% 1
West Midlands -8 12 £35,000 +15.70% 4
Yorkshire -36 9 £32,000 -
East Midlands +4 3 - -
East of England -18 1 £45,000 -10.00%
North West -24 1 £47,500 +58.33%
Microsoft Virtual Server
UK

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 189 (83.26%) Microsoft
2 184 (81.06%) Windows
3 181 (79.74%) Active Directory
4 164 (72.25%) VMware
4 164 (72.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 140 (61.67%) MS Exchange
6 117 (51.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 108 (47.58%) Citrix
8 103 (45.37%) Hyper-V
9 88 (38.77%) Exchange Server 2007
10 87 (38.33%) Clustering
11 85 (37.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 84 (37.00%) VMware ESX
13 82 (36.12%) XenApp
14 75 (33.04%) Exchange Server 2013
15 74 (32.60%) Exchange Server 2003
16 73 (32.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 72 (31.72%) Disaster Recovery
17 72 (31.72%) Blackberry
18 71 (31.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 70 (30.84%) MCP
20 69 (30.40%) Change Control
21 67 (29.52%) PowerShell
22 66 (29.07%) Windows Server 2008
23 63 (27.75%) Exchange Server 2000
24 61 (26.87%) DNS
25 60 (26.43%) ITIL
26 52 (22.91%) Security Cleared
27 51 (22.47%) Cisco
28 45 (19.82%) Linux

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 140 (61.67%) MS Exchange
2 117 (51.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 88 (38.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 75 (33.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 74 (32.60%) Exchange Server 2003
6 71 (31.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 63 (27.75%) Exchange Server 2000
8 32 (14.10%) Lync
9 13 (5.73%) SharePoint
10 9 (3.96%) IIS
11 8 (3.52%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (3.52%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (2.64%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (2.20%) Apache
13 5 (2.20%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (1.76%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (1.32%) IBM Notes
15 3 (1.32%) CMS
16 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (15.86%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.25%) MS Office
3 7 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (2.64%) MS Project
5 3 (1.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.17%) Office 365
2 7 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.64%) IaaS
4 5 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.88%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (26.87%) DNS
2 41 (18.06%) DHCP
2 41 (18.06%) SAN
3 40 (17.62%) TCP/IP
4 38 (16.74%) VPN
5 31 (13.66%) Firewall
6 30 (13.22%) LAN
7 27 (11.89%) WAN
8 17 (7.49%) SSL
8 17 (7.49%) Ethernet
8 17 (7.49%) MPLS
9 15 (6.61%) OSPF
9 15 (6.61%) BGP
9 15 (6.61%) IPsec
9 15 (6.61%) Multicast
10 10 (4.41%) Wireless
11 9 (3.96%) Unified Communications
12 7 (3.08%) NAS
13 6 (2.64%) LDAP
13 6 (2.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (5.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.88%) GCC
3 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (10.13%) Finance
2 5 (2.20%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.32%) Electronics
4 3 (1.32%) Law
4 3 (1.32%) Legal
4 3 (1.32%) Banking
4 3 (1.32%) Multimedia
4 3 (1.32%) Marketing
5 2 (0.88%) Billing
5 2 (0.88%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Automotive
6 1 (0.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 75 (33.04%) Consultant
2 51 (22.47%) Wintel Consultant
3 27 (11.89%) Analyst
4 24 (10.57%) Architect
5 20 (8.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (7.93%) Technical Architect
7 17 (7.49%) Support Engineer
8 16 (7.05%) Server Engineer
9 15 (6.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 11 (4.85%) VMware Consultant
11 10 (4.41%) IT Support
11 10 (4.41%) Server Analyst
12 9 (3.96%) NOC Engineer
12 9 (3.96%) Change Consultant
12 9 (3.96%) Virtualisation Consultant
13 8 (3.52%) Senior Consultant
14 7 (3.08%) Team Leader
14 7 (3.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 7 (3.08%) Wintel Architect
15 6 (2.64%) Senior VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.08%) Web Services
2 6 (2.64%) XML
2 6 (2.64%) SAML
3 4 (1.76%) HTML
3 4 (1.76%) .NET
3 4 (1.76%) COM
4 3 (1.32%) CSS
4 3 (1.32%) SOAP
4 3 (1.32%) XHTML
4 3 (1.32%) Middleware
4 3 (1.32%) .NET Remoting
4 3 (1.32%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.44%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 87 (38.33%) Clustering
2 72 (31.72%) Blackberry
3 19 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (7.49%) Video Conferencing
5 11 (4.85%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.08%) Replication
6 7 (3.08%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.76%) Statistics
8 3 (1.32%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.32%) DTV
8 3 (1.32%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.88%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.88%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.88%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.88%) PDA
9 2 (0.88%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.44%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 184 (81.06%) Windows
2 85 (37.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 66 (29.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (19.82%) Linux
5 38 (16.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (6.61%) UNIX
6 15 (6.61%) Windows 8
6 15 (6.61%) Windows 7
7 11 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.32%) Android
8 3 (1.32%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.88%) VMS
9 2 (0.88%) AIX
9 2 (0.88%) SUSE
9 2 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (31.72%) Disaster Recovery
2 69 (30.40%) Change Control
3 60 (26.43%) ITIL
4 24 (10.57%) Network Management
5 19 (8.37%) Migration
6 15 (6.61%) Service Delivery
7 11 (4.85%) Service Management
8 9 (3.96%) Change Management
8 9 (3.96%) Problem Management
9 8 (3.52%) Business Continuity
10 6 (2.64%) Project Management
10 6 (2.64%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (2.64%) Capacity Management
11 5 (2.20%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (2.20%) Mentoring
11 5 (2.20%) Incident Management
12 4 (1.76%) Asset Management
12 4 (1.76%) High Availability
13 3 (1.32%) Release Management
13 3 (1.32%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 67 (29.52%) PowerShell
2 16 (7.05%) SQL
3 7 (3.08%) C
4 6 (2.64%) VBScript
4 6 (2.64%) VB
5 4 (1.76%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.32%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.32%) C#
6 3 (1.32%) C++
6 3 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 73 (32.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 70 (30.84%) MCP
3 52 (22.91%) Security Cleared
4 34 (14.98%) SC Cleared
5 25 (11.01%) Degree
6 21 (9.25%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (8.37%) CCNA
8 16 (7.05%) MCSE
9 10 (4.41%) MCSA
10 5 (2.20%) MCITP
11 4 (1.76%) CCNP
11 4 (1.76%) CCA
11 4 (1.76%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.76%) CCEE
11 4 (1.76%) CCAA
12 2 (0.88%) ISEB
12 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.88%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.01%) SLA
2 15 (6.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 181 (79.74%) Active Directory
2 164 (72.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (45.37%) Hyper-V
4 84 (37.00%) VMware ESX
5 82 (36.12%) XenApp
6 35 (15.42%) vSphere
7 21 (9.25%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (7.49%) XenDesktop
9 14 (6.17%) XenServer
10 10 (4.41%) Forefront TMG
10 10 (4.41%) Terminal Services
11 9 (3.96%) UAG
12 6 (2.64%) ISA Server
12 6 (2.64%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (2.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (1.32%) Firmware
13 3 (1.32%) Shibboleth
14 2 (0.88%) vCloud
15 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (8.81%) Backup Exec
1 20 (8.81%) SCCM
2 17 (7.49%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (7.49%) NetBackup
3 16 (7.05%) ARCserve
4 15 (6.61%) Zenoss
5 10 (4.41%) SCOM
6 5 (2.20%) MAILsweeper
7 4 (1.76%) WSUS
8 3 (1.32%) SCSM
8 3 (1.32%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.88%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 189 (83.26%) Microsoft
2 164 (72.25%) VMware
3 108 (47.58%) Citrix
4 51 (22.47%) Cisco
5 35 (15.42%) HP
6 30 (13.22%) Symantec
7 15 (6.61%) Dell
8 13 (5.73%) NetApp
8 13 (5.73%) PlateSpin
9 11 (4.85%) Polycom
10 10 (4.41%) FalconStor
10 10 (4.41%) Red Hat
11 8 (3.52%) Sophos
12 6 (2.64%) Veeam
12 6 (2.64%) 3PAR
12 6 (2.64%) EMC
12 6 (2.64%) IBM
13 5 (2.20%) Apple
14 4 (1.76%) Trend Micro
14 4 (1.76%) IronPort
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