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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 600 614 628
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 19 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.042% 0.034%
As % of the System Software category 0.37% 0.43% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 16
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £38,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £77,500 £45,000
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
5081 4403 4724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.25% 9.68% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4464 3857 4140
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,925
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 31 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 31 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
(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
City of London +35 11 £47,500 -7.31%
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 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 (90.20%) Active Directory
2 44 (86.27%) Windows
3 37 (72.55%) VMware
3 37 (72.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
5 34 (66.67%) MS Exchange
6 31 (60.78%) DNS
7 30 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
8 29 (56.86%) DHCP
8 29 (56.86%) HP
9 28 (54.90%) Citrix
10 27 (52.94%) TCP/IP
11 26 (50.98%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
12 24 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
12 24 (47.06%) Clustering
13 23 (45.10%) Cisco
13 23 (45.10%) SAN
14 20 (39.22%) XenApp
15 18 (35.29%) ITIL
15 18 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 17 (33.33%) VMware ESX
16 17 (33.33%) Hyper-V
17 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (27.45%) LAN
18 14 (27.45%) WAN
19 13 (25.49%) Migration
19 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
19 13 (25.49%) Ethernet
19 13 (25.49%) vSphere

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 34 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 30 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (13.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (11.76%) IIS
6 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (9.80%) Lync
8 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
9 3 (5.88%) Apache
9 3 (5.88%) CMS
9 3 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (1.96%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (5.88%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (60.78%) DNS
2 29 (56.86%) DHCP
3 27 (52.94%) TCP/IP
4 23 (45.10%) SAN
5 14 (27.45%) LAN
5 14 (27.45%) WAN
6 13 (25.49%) Ethernet
7 12 (23.53%) VPN
8 5 (9.80%) LDAP
9 4 (7.84%) Unified Communications
10 3 (5.88%) Intranet
10 3 (5.88%) SSL
11 2 (3.92%) Firewall
11 2 (3.92%) PBX
11 2 (3.92%) VoIP
11 2 (3.92%) SSH
11 2 (3.92%) NAS
12 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (1.96%) SMTP
12 1 (1.96%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.96%) GCC
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Law
2 3 (5.88%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Billing
4 1 (1.96%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Consultant
2 14 (27.45%) Server Engineer
3 12 (23.53%) Analyst
4 11 (21.57%) VMware Consultant
5 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 10 (19.61%) Server Analyst
6 8 (15.69%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 6 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (11.76%) Senior VMware Consultant
8 4 (7.84%) Architect
9 3 (5.88%) Coordinator
9 3 (5.88%) Solutions Consultant
9 3 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Wintel Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) VMware Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) Web Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Administrator
10 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) HTML
1 3 (5.88%) COM
1 3 (5.88%) CSS
1 3 (5.88%) Web Services
1 3 (5.88%) XHTML
2 2 (3.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (47.06%) Clustering
2 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.69%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.92%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.96%) Replication
6 1 (1.96%) User Experience
6 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 44 (86.27%) Windows
2 26 (50.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.76%) Linux
6 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.92%) VMS
8 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) ITIL
2 13 (25.49%) Migration
3 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.84%) Change Control
4 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (7.84%) Capacity Management
5 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.88%) Change Management
5 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (3.92%) Content Management
6 2 (3.92%) Integration Testing
7 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.96%) Analytics
7 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.96%) Identity Management
7 1 (1.96%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 7 (13.73%) SQL
3 3 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (13.73%) MCSE
4 6 (11.76%) MCP
5 5 (9.80%) MCSA
5 5 (9.80%) Degree
6 4 (7.84%) CCEE
6 4 (7.84%) CCAA
6 4 (7.84%) CCA
6 4 (7.84%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.92%) MCITP
7 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (90.20%) Active Directory
2 37 (72.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (39.22%) XenApp
4 17 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 17 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 13 (25.49%) vSphere
6 11 (21.57%) XenDesktop
7 9 (17.65%) XenServer
8 3 (5.88%) Shibboleth
9 2 (3.92%) vCloud
9 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) SCCM
2 3 (5.88%) XenMobile
3 2 (3.92%) HP SIM
3 2 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.96%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.96%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 37 (72.55%) VMware
2 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
3 29 (56.86%) HP
4 28 (54.90%) Citrix
5 23 (45.10%) Cisco
6 12 (23.53%) NetApp
6 12 (23.53%) PlateSpin
7 10 (19.61%) Dell
8 9 (17.65%) FalconStor
9 6 (11.76%) 3PAR
9 6 (11.76%) EMC
10 3 (5.88%) Adobe
11 2 (3.92%) Symantec
12 1 (1.96%) Sophos
12 1 (1.96%) IronPort
12 1 (1.96%) Veeam
12 1 (1.96%) Trend Micro
12 1 (1.96%) IBM
12 1 (1.96%) Novell
12 1 (1.96%) Apple