The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 609 602 618
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 22 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.049% 0.040% 0.031%
As % of the System Software category 0.44% 0.41% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 15
Average salary £48,500 £46,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.74% +16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Microsoft Virtual Server
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 London region.

System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5042 4376 4825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.14% 9.66% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4428 3820 4235
Average salary £46,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in London

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in London

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in London

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram in London

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
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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
City of London +15 14 £47,500 -7.31%
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 46 (88.46%) Active Directory
2 44 (84.62%) Windows
3 38 (73.08%) VMware
3 38 (73.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (67.31%) Microsoft
5 33 (63.46%) MS Exchange
6 30 (57.69%) DNS
7 29 (55.77%) DHCP
7 29 (55.77%) HP
7 29 (55.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 26 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (50.00%) Citrix
9 25 (48.08%) TCP/IP
10 24 (46.15%) SAN
10 24 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (44.23%) Exchange Server 2007
11 23 (44.23%) Cisco
11 23 (44.23%) Clustering
12 20 (38.46%) XenApp
13 17 (32.69%) VMware ESX
13 17 (32.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (32.69%) ITIL
13 17 (32.69%) Hyper-V
14 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (26.92%) LAN
15 14 (26.92%) WAN
15 14 (26.92%) vSphere
16 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
16 13 (25.00%) Ethernet
17 12 (23.08%) Migration

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 33 (63.46%) MS Exchange
2 29 (55.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (44.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (11.54%) IIS
6 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
7 4 (7.69%) Lync
7 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (5.77%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (5.77%) Apache
8 3 (5.77%) CMS
9 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.92%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 11 (21.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (5.77%) Photoshop
4 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
2 2 (3.85%) SaaS
2 2 (3.85%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (57.69%) DNS
2 29 (55.77%) DHCP
3 25 (48.08%) TCP/IP
4 24 (46.15%) SAN
5 14 (26.92%) LAN
5 14 (26.92%) WAN
6 13 (25.00%) Ethernet
7 12 (23.08%) VPN
8 5 (9.62%) LDAP
9 4 (7.69%) Unified Communications
10 3 (5.77%) Intranet
10 3 (5.77%) Firewall
11 2 (3.85%) IP Telephony
11 2 (3.85%) SSH
11 2 (3.85%) PBX
11 2 (3.85%) VoIP
11 2 (3.85%) IPv4
11 2 (3.85%) IPv6
11 2 (3.85%) SSL
11 2 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (17.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.85%) GCC
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Law
2 3 (5.77%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.85%) Billing
3 2 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) German Language
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Advertising
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Consultant
2 13 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 12 (23.08%) Analyst
4 11 (21.15%) VMware Consultant
5 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 10 (19.23%) Server Analyst
6 8 (15.38%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 7 (13.46%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (11.54%) Senior VMware Consultant
9 4 (7.69%) Coordinator
9 4 (7.69%) Architect
10 3 (5.77%) Solutions Consultant
10 3 (5.77%) Wintel Consultant
10 3 (5.77%) Citrix Engineer
11 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (3.85%) Windows Administrator
11 2 (3.85%) Administrator
11 2 (3.85%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
11 2 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) XHTML
1 3 (5.77%) HTML
1 3 (5.77%) COM
1 3 (5.77%) CSS
1 3 (5.77%) Web Services
2 2 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (44.23%) Clustering
2 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (13.46%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.85%) Cryptography
6 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.92%) User Experience
7 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.92%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 44 (84.62%) Windows
2 26 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.54%) Linux
6 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.85%) VMS
7 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) ITIL
2 12 (23.08%) Migration
3 5 (9.62%) Capacity Management
3 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.69%) Change Management
4 4 (7.69%) Change Control
4 4 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.77%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.85%) Content Management
6 2 (3.85%) Data Security
6 2 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.85%) Integration Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.92%) Software Licensing
7 1 (1.92%) Business Development
7 1 (1.92%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) PowerShell
2 7 (13.46%) SQL
3 3 (5.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (15.38%) MCSE
4 7 (13.46%) MCP
5 5 (9.62%) MCSA
6 4 (7.69%) CCA
6 4 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (7.69%) CCEE
6 4 (7.69%) CCAA
6 4 (7.69%) Degree
7 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.85%) MCITP
8 2 (3.85%) BC Cleared
9 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.92%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (88.46%) Active Directory
2 38 (73.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (38.46%) XenApp
4 17 (32.69%) VMware ESX
4 17 (32.69%) Hyper-V
5 14 (26.92%) vSphere
6 11 (21.15%) XenDesktop
7 9 (17.31%) XenServer
8 3 (5.77%) Shibboleth
9 2 (3.85%) vCloud
10 1 (1.92%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (1.92%) UAG
10 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.92%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) SCCM
2 3 (5.77%) XenMobile
2 3 (5.77%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (5.77%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.85%) HP SIM
3 2 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.92%) SCOM
4 1 (1.92%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.92%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 38 (73.08%) VMware
2 35 (67.31%) Microsoft
3 29 (55.77%) HP
4 26 (50.00%) Citrix
5 23 (44.23%) Cisco
6 12 (23.08%) NetApp
6 12 (23.08%) PlateSpin
7 11 (21.15%) Dell
8 9 (17.31%) FalconStor
9 7 (13.46%) EMC
10 6 (11.54%) 3PAR
11 3 (5.77%) Symantec
11 3 (5.77%) Adobe
12 2 (3.85%) Brocade
12 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
12 2 (3.85%) IBM
13 1 (1.92%) MobileIron
13 1 (1.92%) IronPort
13 1 (1.92%) Veeam
13 1 (1.92%) Trend Micro
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