The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 173 148 151
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 11 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.30% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 2.25% 1.16% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 3
Average salary £32,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,426 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.19% -
System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
489 259 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.36% 10.21% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 361 203 176
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £20,650 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Microsoft Virtual Server
West Yorkshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in Leeds

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
3 11 (68.75%) ITIL
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
4 9 (56.25%) Linux
4 9 (56.25%) UNIX
4 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (56.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) IBM Notes
6 5 (31.25%) Lotus
6 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (31.25%) Migration
7 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (12.50%) XenApp
8 2 (12.50%) Citrix
8 2 (12.50%) Finance

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (31.25%) IBM Notes
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Messaging Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Lotus
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix