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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 101 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.17% - 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.35% - 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £25,750 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £37,167
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -0.44%
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
148 93 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.50% 10.02% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 121 81 96
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 24 December 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
Cheltenham - 2 £25,750 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
South West

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (50.00%) Websense
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) SCOM
3 2 (50.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) PDA
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) CCA
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) RHCE
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) LPIC
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
1 2 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) Websense
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) IBM