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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 243 237 262
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 16 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.065% 0.013%
As % of the System Software category 1.88% 0.59% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 1
Median salary £33,328 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.54% -31.57%
UK excluding London median salary £35,750 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -1.42%
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
850 674 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 13.59% 10.94% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 714 500 662
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 - 8 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 8 £30,000 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 21 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 15 (71.43%) Windows
4 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 14 (66.67%) VMware
4 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 12 (57.14%) Data Centre
5 12 (57.14%) SQL
5 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
6 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (42.86%) Linux
8 8 (38.10%) Firewall
8 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
9 7 (33.33%) Office 365
9 7 (33.33%) SCOM
9 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (33.33%) SAN
9 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 7 (33.33%) Cisco
10 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
10 6 (28.57%) Replication
10 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (28.57%) Capacity Management
10 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (28.57%) Database Mirroring
10 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Office 365
2 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
2 7 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (23.81%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) LAN
4 4 (19.05%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) MPLS
5 3 (14.29%) NAS
5 3 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (14.29%) VoIP
6 2 (9.52%) VLAN
7 1 (4.76%) DHCP
7 1 (4.76%) Network Security
7 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.76%) VPN
7 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Law
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) DBA
1 7 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 5 (23.81%) Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) IT Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior IT Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) Operations Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 6 (28.57%) Replication
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (14.29%) Private Cloud
4 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.76%) Clustering
5 1 (4.76%) Fintech
5 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (42.86%) Linux
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Capacity Management
1 6 (28.57%) Database Mirroring
1 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (19.05%) Direct Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (19.05%) Information Management
2 4 (19.05%) Patch Management
3 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
3 3 (14.29%) High Availability
3 3 (14.29%) Information Security
3 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Process Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CCNA
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
5 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (14.29%) vSphere
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) SCOM
2 4 (19.05%) SCCM
3 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (14.29%) Puppet
4 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
4 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) arcserve
4 3 (14.29%) Dell
4 3 (14.29%) EMC
4 3 (14.29%) Nimble Storage
4 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 3 (14.29%) SonicWALL
4 3 (14.29%) Sophos
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat