The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 87 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 8 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.69% 1.58% -
As % of the System Software category 7.55% 12.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 0
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
106 132 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.20% 12.30% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 76 109 88
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
Microsoft Virtual Server
Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the Milton Keynes region.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Blackberry
2 8 (88.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (88.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (88.89%) Clustering
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 8 (88.89%) Change Control
2 8 (88.89%) MCP
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) VMware ESX
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2000
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (77.78%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (55.56%) XenApp
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (33.33%) ARCserve
6 3 (33.33%) Symantec
6 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (33.33%) NetBackup

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (88.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2000
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Wintel Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Change Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Blackberry
1 8 (88.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (88.89%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) VBScript
2 2 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) MCP
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) VMware ESX
3 5 (55.56%) XenApp
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) ARCserve
1 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Symantec