The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 242 258 264
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 5 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.082% 0.060% 0.054%
As % of the System Software category 0.89% 0.57% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £33,852
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +18.16%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
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 North West region.

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
559 703 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.15% 10.48% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 478 535 602
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,600 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in the North West

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram in the North West

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 4 £48,750 +21.87% 2
Cheshire - 1 £32,500 - 3
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (66.67%) Replication
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (66.67%) Database Mirroring
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Law
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (16.67%) VLAN

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DBA
1 4 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 4 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 4 (66.67%) Database Mirroring
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: excellent pension and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Northwich
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 16 days ago
Northwich
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 17 days ago
Chester
360 Resourcing
Salary: up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 7 days ago