The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 439 472 455
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 9 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.047% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.35% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 24
Average salary £48,500 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.20% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £26,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.42%
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2719 2864 2728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.08% 13.34% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2345 2365 2243
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in the South East

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram in the South East

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Surrey +3 7 £48,500 -11.81%
Hampshire +14 1 £62,500 +127.27%
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
3 17 (80.95%) VPN
3 17 (80.95%) Firewall
4 16 (76.19%) VMware
4 16 (76.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (71.43%) Windows 8
5 15 (71.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (71.43%) MCSE
5 15 (71.43%) IBM
5 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (71.43%) SAN
6 14 (66.67%) Cisco
6 14 (66.67%) CCNA
6 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (66.67%) Windows XP
6 14 (66.67%) Retail
6 14 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 14 (66.67%) FMCG
6 14 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (66.67%) Computer Science
6 14 (66.67%) Degree
7 10 (47.62%) Visualisation
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
9 4 (19.05%) DNS

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 18 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 15 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) Firewall
1 17 (80.95%) VPN
2 15 (71.43%) SAN
3 14 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (19.05%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (14.29%) SMTP
6 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.76%) HTTP
6 1 (4.76%) Internet
6 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MSI
General
1 14 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 14 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (38.10%) Network Support
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Support
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 14 (66.67%) FMCG
2 10 (47.62%) Visualisation
3 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 14 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.52%) Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Unix
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Service Design
3 1 (4.76%) Software Distribution
3 1 (4.76%) Software Licensing
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) MCSE
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (71.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (66.67%) CCNA
2 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 16 (76.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) XenApp
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) WSUS
2 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (76.19%) VMware
3 15 (71.43%) IBM
4 14 (66.67%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) Adobe
6 1 (4.76%) Altiris
6 1 (4.76%) arcserve
6 1 (4.76%) FrontRange
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle