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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 254 235 269
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +34
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% 0.029% 0.088%
As % of the System Software category 0.12% 0.35% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +29.62%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -1.33%
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
821 576 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 11.10% 8.47% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 717 482 552
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Cheshire -8 1 £47,500 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) IronPort
2 2 (66.67%) Trend Micro
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Sophos
1 2 (66.67%) IronPort
1 2 (66.67%) Trend Micro
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix