The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 107 122 124
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 8 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.54% 0.38% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 5.13% 3.50% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Average salary £22,500 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Microsoft Virtual Server
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
156 200 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.52% 11.00% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 136 169 195
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Oxford - 8 £22,500 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
South East

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (80.00%) Symantec
3 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (30.00%) MS Office
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) CCNP
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Wireless
6 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
6 3 (30.00%) Lync
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (10.00%) Change Management
8 1 (10.00%) Citrix
8 1 (10.00%) CISSP
8 1 (10.00%) SAN
8 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (10.00%) VPN
8 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Lync
3 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) SNMP
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) IT Support
5 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Change Management
1 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Symantec
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix