The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 618 585 596
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 31 6 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.064% 0.014% 0.066%
As % of the System Software category 0.64% 0.14% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 30
Average salary £47,500 £42,250 £38,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.42% +8.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,852 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.72% -
System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4823 4208 4597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.01% 9.49% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4151 3623 4003
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -3 10 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Greenford - 4 £22,250 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £36,500 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (86.79%) Windows
2 45 (84.91%) Active Directory
3 42 (79.25%) Microsoft
4 33 (62.26%) VMware
4 33 (62.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (56.60%) MS Exchange
6 28 (52.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (45.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 24 (45.28%) DNS
8 23 (43.40%) SAN
8 23 (43.40%) DHCP
8 23 (43.40%) Hyper-V
9 21 (39.62%) HP
10 20 (37.74%) Cisco
10 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
11 19 (35.85%) Citrix
11 19 (35.85%) Clustering
12 18 (33.96%) MS Excel
12 18 (33.96%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (30.19%) TCP/IP
14 15 (28.30%) XenApp
14 15 (28.30%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (28.30%) Exchange Server 2007
15 13 (24.53%) ITIL
16 12 (22.64%) MCSE
16 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (20.75%) SQL
17 11 (20.75%) VMware ESX
17 11 (20.75%) Office 365

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 30 (56.60%) MS Exchange
2 24 (45.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (28.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
5 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (15.09%) IIS
6 5 (9.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (7.55%) Lync
8 3 (5.66%) CMS
8 3 (5.66%) Apache
8 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (5.66%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (5.66%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.89%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 18 (33.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS Office
3 4 (7.55%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (5.66%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Office 365
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.66%) SaaS
3 3 (5.66%) IaaS
4 2 (3.77%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (45.28%) DNS
2 23 (43.40%) SAN
2 23 (43.40%) DHCP
3 16 (30.19%) TCP/IP
4 9 (16.98%) VPN
5 8 (15.09%) WAN
5 8 (15.09%) LAN
5 8 (15.09%) Firewall
6 7 (13.21%) Ethernet
7 5 (9.43%) LDAP
8 4 (7.55%) NAS
8 4 (7.55%) Intranet
9 3 (5.66%) IPv4
9 3 (5.66%) IPv6
9 3 (5.66%) SSL
9 3 (5.66%) Kerberos
9 3 (5.66%) Unified Communications
9 3 (5.66%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (5.66%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) SQL Server
2 15 (28.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.77%) GCC
3 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.66%) Electronics
2 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.66%) Marketing
2 3 (5.66%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.77%) Billing
3 2 (3.77%) Law
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) German Language
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Consultant
2 10 (18.87%) Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Server Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Architect
3 7 (13.21%) Senior Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Server Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) VMware Consultant
4 5 (9.43%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 5 (9.43%) Citrix Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Senior VMware Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) Coordinator
5 4 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Project Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) HTML
1 4 (7.55%) CSS
1 4 (7.55%) SAML
2 3 (5.66%) Web Services
2 3 (5.66%) COM
2 3 (5.66%) XHTML
3 2 (3.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Clustering
2 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.66%) DTV
4 2 (3.77%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.89%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 46 (86.79%) Windows
2 28 (52.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (33.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (13.21%) Windows 7
5 7 (13.21%) Windows 8
6 5 (9.43%) Linux
7 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) ITIL
2 8 (15.09%) Migration
3 6 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.43%) Change Management
4 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (9.43%) Capacity Management
5 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.55%) Business Development
5 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (7.55%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.66%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.66%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.66%) Data Security
6 3 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.66%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.77%) Content Management
7 2 (3.77%) Information Management
7 2 (3.77%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) SQL
2 9 (16.98%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.66%) PHP
4 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (22.64%) MCSE
3 10 (18.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (15.09%) MCSA
5 7 (13.21%) MCP
6 6 (11.32%) CCEE
6 6 (11.32%) CCAA
6 6 (11.32%) CCA
6 6 (11.32%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (9.43%) MCITP
8 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
9 3 (5.66%) Degree
9 3 (5.66%) MCTS
10 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
10 2 (3.77%) BC Cleared
11 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.89%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (84.91%) Active Directory
2 33 (62.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (43.40%) Hyper-V
4 15 (28.30%) XenApp
5 11 (20.75%) VMware ESX
6 8 (15.09%) vSphere
7 6 (11.32%) XenServer
7 6 (11.32%) XenDesktop
8 5 (9.43%) UAG
9 4 (7.55%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (7.55%) Terminal Services
10 3 (5.66%) ISA Server
10 3 (5.66%) Shibboleth
11 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (1.89%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) SCCM
2 6 (11.32%) SCOM
3 5 (9.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (9.43%) Backup Exec
4 3 (5.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (5.66%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.77%) XenMobile
5 2 (3.77%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 42 (79.25%) Microsoft
2 33 (62.26%) VMware
3 21 (39.62%) HP
4 20 (37.74%) Cisco
5 19 (35.85%) Citrix
6 9 (16.98%) Dell
7 7 (13.21%) Symantec
7 7 (13.21%) NetApp
8 6 (11.32%) PlateSpin
8 6 (11.32%) FalconStor
9 5 (9.43%) EMC
10 4 (7.55%) 3PAR
11 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
11 3 (5.66%) Adobe
11 3 (5.66%) SAP
11 3 (5.66%) Brocade
12 2 (3.77%) Veeam
12 2 (3.77%) Apple
12 2 (3.77%) IBM
13 1 (1.89%) AppSense
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