The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 91 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.11% 0.11% -
As % of the System Software category 0.72% 1.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Microsoft Virtual Server
South West

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

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
138 97 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.87% 10.65% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 104 68 87
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
Gloucester - 1 £50,000 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
South West

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Veeam
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) XenApp
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) iSCSI
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (83.33%) Websense
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
3 4 (66.67%) SQL

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (66.67%) Lync
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) iSCSI
3 4 (66.67%) NetScaler
3 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
1 4 (66.67%) PDA
2 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Network Management
1 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (66.67%) CCA
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) XenApp
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
4 1 (16.67%) XenServer
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Backup Exec
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (66.67%) vMotion
3 4 (66.67%) SCOM
3 4 (66.67%) SCVMM
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Veeam
2 5 (83.33%) Websense
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) IronPort
3 1 (16.67%) 3PAR