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

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 603 610 594
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 27 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.060% 0.046% 0.039%
As % of the System Software category 0.52% 0.46% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 18
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 £35,000 £32,600 £33,350
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 £77,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
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
5191 4525 4552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.46% 9.98% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4569 3956 3994
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +24 13 £47,500 -25.49% 1
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 50 (89.29%) Windows
2 45 (80.36%) Microsoft
2 45 (80.36%) Active Directory
3 42 (75.00%) VMware
3 42 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (60.71%) MS Exchange
5 31 (55.36%) Citrix
5 31 (55.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (53.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (53.57%) DNS
7 29 (51.79%) TCP/IP
7 29 (51.79%) HP
8 26 (46.43%) DHCP
9 25 (44.64%) Exchange Server 2007
10 23 (41.07%) Clustering
10 23 (41.07%) Cisco
11 22 (39.29%) Migration
11 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
11 22 (39.29%) SAN
12 20 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (35.71%) ITIL
12 20 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 19 (33.93%) Hyper-V
13 19 (33.93%) XenApp
14 17 (30.36%) VMware ESX
15 15 (26.79%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (26.79%) vSphere
16 14 (25.00%) LAN
16 14 (25.00%) WAN

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (60.71%) MS Exchange
2 30 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (44.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (16.07%) IIS
7 8 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 8 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (10.71%) Lync
9 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (5.36%) CMS
10 3 (5.36%) Apache
11 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (1.79%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Project
3 3 (5.36%) Photoshop
4 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Office 365
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) SaaS
3 2 (3.57%) IaaS
3 2 (3.57%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (53.57%) DNS
2 29 (51.79%) TCP/IP
3 26 (46.43%) DHCP
4 22 (39.29%) SAN
5 14 (25.00%) LAN
5 14 (25.00%) WAN
6 13 (23.21%) VPN
7 11 (19.64%) Ethernet
8 6 (10.71%) Firewall
9 5 (8.93%) SSL
10 3 (5.36%) Intranet
10 3 (5.36%) LDAP
11 2 (3.57%) SSH
12 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.79%) NAS
12 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
12 1 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (1.79%) MPLS
12 1 (1.79%) IPv4
12 1 (1.79%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (23.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
2 4 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Multimedia
3 3 (5.36%) Law
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
4 2 (3.57%) Advertising
5 1 (1.79%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Consultant
2 12 (21.43%) Server Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Analyst
3 11 (19.64%) VMware Consultant
4 9 (16.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) Server Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
5 8 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 6 (10.71%) Senior VMware Consultant
7 5 (8.93%) Administrator
7 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.36%) Wintel Consultant
9 3 (5.36%) Solutions Consultant
10 2 (3.57%) Messaging Consultant
10 2 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
10 2 (3.57%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) Web Consultant
10 2 (3.57%) VMware Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) HTML
1 3 (5.36%) CSS
1 3 (5.36%) Web Services
1 3 (5.36%) XHTML
2 2 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.07%) Clustering
2 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.07%) Blackberry
4 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.57%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.57%) Replication
5 2 (3.57%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.79%) User Experience
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 50 (89.29%) Windows
2 31 (55.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (53.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.57%) VMS
7 1 (1.79%) UNIX
7 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Migration
2 20 (35.71%) ITIL
3 9 (16.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (10.71%) Asset Management
5 5 (8.93%) Business Continuity
6 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.14%) Project Management
6 4 (7.14%) Time Management
6 4 (7.14%) Change Control
7 3 (5.36%) Identity Management
7 3 (5.36%) Analytics
7 3 (5.36%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (5.36%) Workflow
8 2 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.57%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.57%) Content Management
8 2 (3.57%) Business Development
9 1 (1.79%) Wealth Management
9 1 (1.79%) Investment Management
9 1 (1.79%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 8 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (5.36%) PHP
4 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.50%) Degree
4 6 (10.71%) MCP
5 4 (7.14%) MCSE
5 4 (7.14%) MCSA
5 4 (7.14%) PMP
5 4 (7.14%) PMI Certification
5 4 (7.14%) MCITP
6 2 (3.57%) CCEE
6 2 (3.57%) CCAA
6 2 (3.57%) MCTS
6 2 (3.57%) CCA
6 2 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.79%) CCNA
7 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 45 (80.36%) Active Directory
2 42 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (33.93%) Hyper-V
3 19 (33.93%) XenApp
4 17 (30.36%) VMware ESX
5 15 (26.79%) vSphere
6 13 (23.21%) XenDesktop
7 12 (21.43%) XenServer
8 3 (5.36%) Terminal Services
8 3 (5.36%) Shibboleth
8 3 (5.36%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (3.57%) UAG
9 2 (3.57%) vCloud
9 2 (3.57%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.79%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) SCCM
2 3 (5.36%) SCOM
2 3 (5.36%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.36%) XenMobile
3 2 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.57%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.79%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.79%) WMI
4 1 (1.79%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 45 (80.36%) Microsoft
2 42 (75.00%) VMware
3 31 (55.36%) Citrix
4 29 (51.79%) HP
5 23 (41.07%) Cisco
6 13 (23.21%) NetApp
7 12 (21.43%) PlateSpin
8 10 (17.86%) Dell
9 9 (16.07%) FalconStor
10 6 (10.71%) 3PAR
10 6 (10.71%) EMC
11 3 (5.36%) Symantec
11 3 (5.36%) SAP
11 3 (5.36%) Adobe
12 1 (1.79%) Novell
12 1 (1.79%) Apple
12 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.79%) Sophos
12 1 (1.79%) AppSense
12 1 (1.79%) Mitel
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