The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 139 130 129
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 2 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.083% 0.49% 0.052%
As % of the System Software category 0.67% 3.24% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 1
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £29,750 £37,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
-19.59% +8.02%
Microsoft Virtual Server
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
298 339 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.43% 14.95% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 224 264 194
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,030
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in Reading

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram in Reading

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 16 (100.00%) MCP
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (93.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (93.75%) Change Control
2 15 (93.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (93.75%) Hyper-V
2 15 (93.75%) XenApp
2 15 (93.75%) VMware ESX
2 15 (93.75%) Clustering
2 15 (93.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (93.75%) Exchange Server 2000
2 15 (93.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 15 (93.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (93.75%) Blackberry
2 15 (93.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (93.75%) Citrix
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
3 13 (81.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (81.25%) PowerShell
4 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) NetBackup
5 4 (25.00%) ARCserve
5 4 (25.00%) Symantec
5 4 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 15 (93.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 15 (93.75%) Exchange Server 2000
1 15 (93.75%) Exchange Server 2003
1 15 (93.75%) Exchange Server 2007
1 15 (93.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
2 13 (81.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Consultant
1 13 (81.25%) Wintel Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Wintel Architect
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Change Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) Clustering
1 15 (93.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Change Control
1 15 (93.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Time Management
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) VBScript
2 2 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) MCP
2 15 (93.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (93.75%) Hyper-V
2 15 (93.75%) XenApp
2 15 (93.75%) VMware ESX
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (25.00%) ARCserve
1 4 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco