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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 428 402 438
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +36
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 19 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.092% 0.079% 0.050%
As % of the System Software category 0.68% 0.66% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 11
Average salary £39,750 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.57% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.85%
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
2811 2413 2703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.56% 11.93% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2319 1971 2279
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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
Buckinghamshire - 8 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 6 £22,500 -
Surrey -15 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Berkshire -10 2 £41,000 +17.14% 1
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 58 (87.88%) VMware
1 58 (87.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (80.30%) Microsoft
3 48 (72.73%) Windows
4 42 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 38 (57.58%) MS Exchange
6 32 (48.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 30 (45.45%) Citrix
8 28 (42.42%) VMware ESX
8 28 (42.42%) Clustering
8 28 (42.42%) Disaster Recovery
9 26 (39.39%) Hyper-V
10 25 (37.88%) MCP
11 24 (36.36%) Firewall
11 24 (36.36%) Blackberry
11 24 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 24 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (34.85%) Exchange Server 2007
13 22 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
13 22 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
13 22 (33.33%) XenApp
13 22 (33.33%) Change Control
13 22 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
13 22 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 20 (30.30%) PowerShell
14 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (28.79%) Security Cleared
15 19 (28.79%) Lync
15 19 (28.79%) VPN
15 19 (28.79%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 38 (57.58%) MS Exchange
2 32 (48.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (34.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
4 22 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 22 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 19 (28.79%) Lync
6 7 (10.61%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (7.58%) IIS
8 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) PaaS
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.03%) Office 365
1 2 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (36.36%) Firewall
2 19 (28.79%) VPN
3 16 (24.24%) MPLS
3 16 (24.24%) DNS
4 14 (21.21%) SSL
4 14 (21.21%) OSPF
4 14 (21.21%) BGP
4 14 (21.21%) IPsec
4 14 (21.21%) Multicast
5 11 (16.67%) SAN
6 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 9 (13.64%) NAS
7 7 (10.61%) LAN
7 7 (10.61%) WAN
8 3 (4.55%) Wireless
8 3 (4.55%) Ethernet
9 2 (3.03%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.03%) DHCP
9 2 (3.03%) Broadband
9 2 (3.03%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (7.58%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Marketing
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.03%) Electronics
3 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Consultant
2 17 (25.76%) Wintel Consultant
3 9 (13.64%) NOC Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Administrator
5 7 (10.61%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.09%) Architect
7 5 (7.58%) Desktop Support
7 5 (7.58%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Team Leader
7 5 (7.58%) IT Support
8 4 (6.06%) Wintel Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Senior NOC Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (42.42%) Clustering
2 24 (36.36%) Blackberry
3 16 (24.24%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (7.58%) Mainframe
5 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (3.03%) Fat Client
7 2 (3.03%) Thin Client
7 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.03%) DTV
8 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 48 (72.73%) Windows
2 24 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (19.70%) Linux
5 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.09%) UNIX
6 6 (9.09%) Windows 2000
7 5 (7.58%) Windows NT
7 5 (7.58%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.52%) Solaris
9 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (42.42%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (33.33%) Change Control
3 14 (21.21%) Network Management
4 8 (12.12%) ITIL
5 5 (7.58%) Change Management
5 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.03%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.03%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.03%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.03%) BCP
7 2 (3.03%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.03%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (3.03%) VBScript
3 2 (3.03%) VB
3 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (37.88%) MCP
2 24 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 19 (28.79%) Security Cleared
4 18 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (27.27%) CCNA
5 16 (24.24%) Degree
6 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (15.15%) MCSE
8 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
9 5 (7.58%) MCSA
10 3 (4.55%) CCNP
11 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (3.03%) ISEB
11 2 (3.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (28.79%) SLA
2 12 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (87.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 28 (42.42%) VMware ESX
4 26 (39.39%) Hyper-V
5 22 (33.33%) XenApp
6 18 (27.27%) vSphere
7 17 (25.76%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (15.15%) Terminal Services
9 7 (10.61%) ISA Server
10 2 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (3.03%) UAG
10 2 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.52%) XenServer
11 1 (1.52%) Veritas File System
11 1 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) Zenoss
2 10 (15.15%) Backup Exec
3 8 (12.12%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (12.12%) NetBackup
4 7 (10.61%) ARCserve
5 5 (7.58%) BladeLogic
6 4 (6.06%) SCOM
7 3 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (87.88%) VMware
2 53 (80.30%) Microsoft
3 30 (45.45%) Citrix
4 19 (28.79%) Cisco
5 16 (24.24%) Symantec
6 13 (19.70%) Polycom
7 4 (6.06%) Intel
8 3 (4.55%) SAP
9 2 (3.03%) Veeam
9 2 (3.03%) Tandberg
9 2 (3.03%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.03%) Avaya
10 1 (1.52%) AppSense
10 1 (1.52%) Veritas
10 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.52%) Sun
10 1 (1.52%) Oracle
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