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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 613 611 615
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 29 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.020% 0.047%
As % of the System Software category 0.59% 0.22% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 21
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +22.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £29,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £42,626
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £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
4889 4142 4593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.30% 9.35% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4206 3595 3999
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,800 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.77% +6.13%

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 August 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 August 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 -5 10 £47,500 -2.06%
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 21 August 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 48 (87.27%) Active Directory
2 45 (81.82%) Windows
3 42 (76.36%) Microsoft
4 36 (65.45%) VMware
4 36 (65.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (54.55%) MS Exchange
6 29 (52.73%) DNS
7 28 (50.91%) DHCP
8 27 (49.09%) SAN
9 26 (47.27%) HP
9 26 (47.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
11 23 (41.82%) Hyper-V
12 22 (40.00%) TCP/IP
12 22 (40.00%) Cisco
12 22 (40.00%) Citrix
13 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
14 19 (34.55%) Exchange Server 2007
14 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
15 18 (32.73%) Clustering
16 17 (30.91%) ITIL
16 17 (30.91%) XenApp
17 16 (29.09%) VMware ESX
17 16 (29.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 15 (27.27%) VPN
18 15 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
19 14 (25.45%) LAN
19 14 (25.45%) WAN
20 13 (23.64%) NetApp

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 25 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (34.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (14.55%) IIS
6 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
7 5 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (9.09%) Lync
8 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (5.45%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (5.45%) CMS
8 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (5.45%) Apache
9 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.82%) MS Project Server
10 1 (1.82%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (7.27%) MS Office
3 3 (5.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Office 365
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.45%) SaaS
3 3 (5.45%) IaaS
4 2 (3.64%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (52.73%) DNS
2 28 (50.91%) DHCP
3 27 (49.09%) SAN
4 22 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 15 (27.27%) VPN
6 14 (25.45%) LAN
6 14 (25.45%) WAN
7 9 (16.36%) Ethernet
8 6 (10.91%) Firewall
9 5 (9.09%) LDAP
10 4 (7.27%) Intranet
10 4 (7.27%) Unified Communications
11 3 (5.45%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (5.45%) IP Telephony
11 3 (5.45%) SSL
11 3 (5.45%) IPv4
11 3 (5.45%) IPv6
12 2 (3.64%) Kerberos
12 2 (3.64%) PBX
12 2 (3.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 15 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.64%) GCC
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Law
3 3 (5.45%) Legal
3 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.45%) Electronics
3 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.45%) Multimedia
3 3 (5.45%) Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Billing
5 1 (1.82%) Advertising
5 1 (1.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Consultant
2 11 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
3 9 (16.36%) Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Server Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Senior Consultant
4 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 6 (10.91%) Server Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Senior VMware Consultant
5 6 (10.91%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Coordinator
6 4 (7.27%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) Solutions Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Wintel Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) HTML
1 4 (7.27%) CSS
2 3 (5.45%) Web Services
2 3 (5.45%) COM
2 3 (5.45%) XHTML
2 3 (5.45%) SAML
3 2 (3.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) Clustering
2 6 (10.91%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.45%) DTV
4 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.64%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.64%) Replication
6 1 (1.82%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 45 (81.82%) Windows
2 26 (47.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (12.73%) Windows 7
5 7 (12.73%) Windows 8
6 5 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) ITIL
2 13 (23.64%) Migration
3 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.09%) Change Management
4 5 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (7.27%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.27%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.45%) Data Security
6 3 (5.45%) Business Development
6 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (5.45%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.45%) Change Control
6 3 (5.45%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.64%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.64%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 10 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.45%) PHP
4 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (18.18%) MCSE
4 7 (12.73%) MCP
5 5 (9.09%) MCSA
5 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 4 (7.27%) CCEE
6 4 (7.27%) CCAA
6 4 (7.27%) Degree
6 4 (7.27%) CCA
6 4 (7.27%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.64%) BC Cleared
8 2 (3.64%) MCTS
8 2 (3.64%) MCITP
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.82%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (87.27%) Active Directory
2 36 (65.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (41.82%) Hyper-V
4 17 (30.91%) XenApp
5 16 (29.09%) VMware ESX
6 13 (23.64%) vSphere
7 9 (16.36%) XenServer
7 9 (16.36%) XenDesktop
8 4 (7.27%) UAG
9 3 (5.45%) Shibboleth
9 3 (5.45%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (5.45%) Terminal Services
9 3 (5.45%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.82%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) SCCM
2 6 (10.91%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (10.91%) Backup Exec
3 5 (9.09%) SCOM
4 4 (7.27%) NetBackup
5 3 (5.45%) ARCserve
5 3 (5.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (5.45%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.82%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 42 (76.36%) Microsoft
2 36 (65.45%) VMware
3 26 (47.27%) HP
4 22 (40.00%) Cisco
4 22 (40.00%) Citrix
5 13 (23.64%) NetApp
6 12 (21.82%) Dell
6 12 (21.82%) PlateSpin
7 9 (16.36%) FalconStor
8 8 (14.55%) Symantec
9 6 (10.91%) 3PAR
10 5 (9.09%) EMC
11 3 (5.45%) SAP
11 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
11 3 (5.45%) Adobe
11 3 (5.45%) Brocade
12 2 (3.64%) Veeam
12 2 (3.64%) IBM
13 1 (1.82%) Novell
13 1 (1.82%) Red Hat