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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 100 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.15% 0.26% -
As % of the System Software category 0.96% 1.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £53,625 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
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
209 185 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.28% 16.20% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 156 152 103
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 November 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%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Hedge funds
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Pegasus

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Pegasus