The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 102 86 84
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.21% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 1.37% 1.35% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £53,750 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -1.33%
Microsoft Virtual Server
East of England

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

System Software Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
219 148 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.29% 13.64% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 164 121 121
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,100 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in Essex

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Hedge funds
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (100.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam