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 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 587 595 599
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 43 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.098% 0.058% 0.059%
As % of the System Software category 0.81% 0.57% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 28
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £37,167
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -0.44%
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
5324 4546 4470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.17% 10.20% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4658 3937 3935
Average salary £45,000 £47,150 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.55% +4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 24 December 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 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
City of London +17 14 £48,750 -7.14% 1
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 58 (85.29%) Windows
1 58 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 50 (73.53%) VMware
2 50 (73.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 38 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (52.94%) Citrix
6 35 (51.47%) MS Exchange
7 34 (50.00%) SAN
8 33 (48.53%) DNS
8 33 (48.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (47.06%) SQL Server
10 30 (44.12%) Hyper-V
11 29 (42.65%) HP
12 28 (41.18%) TCP/IP
13 27 (39.71%) DHCP
13 27 (39.71%) Migration
13 27 (39.71%) Exchange Server 2010
14 24 (35.29%) Cisco
14 24 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
15 23 (33.82%) ITIL
15 23 (33.82%) MS Excel
15 23 (33.82%) SQL Server 2008
16 22 (32.35%) Clustering
17 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
17 20 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 19 (27.94%) Finance
18 19 (27.94%) VMware ESX
18 19 (27.94%) XenApp
18 19 (27.94%) Office 365

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 35 (51.47%) MS Exchange
2 27 (39.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (19.12%) SharePoint
6 9 (13.24%) Lync
6 9 (13.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (10.29%) IIS
8 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (1.47%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 23 (33.82%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.24%) MS Office
3 6 (8.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 19 (27.94%) Office 365
2 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.88%) SaaS
3 4 (5.88%) IaaS
3 4 (5.88%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (50.00%) SAN
2 33 (48.53%) DNS
3 28 (41.18%) TCP/IP
4 27 (39.71%) DHCP
5 17 (25.00%) LAN
5 17 (25.00%) WAN
6 15 (22.06%) Firewall
7 13 (19.12%) VPN
8 9 (13.24%) Ethernet
9 7 (10.29%) IP Telephony
9 7 (10.29%) IPv4
9 7 (10.29%) iSCSI
10 6 (8.82%) Network Security
11 4 (5.88%) SSL
12 3 (4.41%) Internet
13 1 (1.47%) MPLS
13 1 (1.47%) IPv6
13 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (1.47%) FTP
13 1 (1.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 23 (33.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (22.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (20.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Banking
2 6 (8.82%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Law
3 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.94%) Legal
4 2 (2.94%) Advertising
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Consultant
2 13 (19.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) VMware Consultant
4 10 (14.71%) Senior Consultant
4 10 (14.71%) Server Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Analyst
6 8 (11.76%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) Administrator
8 6 (8.82%) Senior VMware Consultant
8 6 (8.82%) Server Analyst
9 5 (7.35%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 4 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
10 4 (5.88%) Support Engineer
10 4 (5.88%) Messaging Consultant
11 3 (4.41%) Solutions Consultant
11 3 (4.41%) VMware Engineer
11 3 (4.41%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.94%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) Clustering
2 12 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (16.18%) Blackberry
4 7 (10.29%) Replication
5 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.41%) Hedge funds
6 3 (4.41%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.47%) User Experience
7 1 (1.47%) Open Source
7 1 (1.47%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 58 (85.29%) Windows
2 38 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (48.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.35%) Linux
6 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.94%) VMS
7 1 (1.47%) UNIX
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) Migration
2 23 (33.82%) ITIL
3 11 (16.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (14.71%) Analytics
5 7 (10.29%) Asset Management
6 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.82%) Project Management
6 6 (8.82%) Time Management
6 6 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (7.35%) Workflow
8 4 (5.88%) Change Control
8 4 (5.88%) Business Development
8 4 (5.88%) Identity Management
8 4 (5.88%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.41%) Service Management
9 3 (4.41%) B2C
9 3 (4.41%) Capacity Management
9 3 (4.41%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (4.41%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.18%) PowerShell
2 9 (13.24%) SQL
3 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (13.24%) MCP
4 6 (8.82%) PMP
4 6 (8.82%) PMI Certification
4 6 (8.82%) Degree
5 4 (5.88%) MCTS
5 4 (5.88%) MCITP
5 4 (5.88%) MCSE
6 2 (2.94%) MCSA
7 1 (1.47%) CCNA
7 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) CCIA
System Software
1 50 (73.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 30 (44.12%) Hyper-V
4 19 (27.94%) XenApp
4 19 (27.94%) VMware ESX
5 17 (25.00%) vSphere
6 13 (19.12%) XenDesktop
7 12 (17.65%) XenServer
8 5 (7.35%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (5.88%) UAG
9 4 (5.88%) Terminal Services
9 4 (5.88%) ISA Server
10 3 (4.41%) Xsan
11 2 (2.94%) vCloud
12 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (1.47%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) SCCM
2 7 (10.29%) SCOM
3 4 (5.88%) ARCserve
4 3 (4.41%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.41%) XenMobile
5 2 (2.94%) WMI
5 2 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.94%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.47%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 58 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 50 (73.53%) VMware
3 36 (52.94%) Citrix
4 29 (42.65%) HP
5 24 (35.29%) Cisco
6 13 (19.12%) NetApp
7 12 (17.65%) PlateSpin
8 10 (14.71%) Dell
9 9 (13.24%) FalconStor
10 7 (10.29%) EMC
11 6 (8.82%) 3PAR
12 4 (5.88%) SAP
13 3 (4.41%) Symantec
13 3 (4.41%) Veeam
14 1 (1.47%) Trend Micro
14 1 (1.47%) IronPort
14 1 (1.47%) MobileIron
14 1 (1.47%) Sophos
14 1 (1.47%) AppSense
14 1 (1.47%) Mitel
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