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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 427 416 437
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 11 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.053% 0.11% 0.036%
As % of the System Software category 0.41% 0.98% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 8
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £44,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
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
2668 2646 2551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.95% 11.60% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2208 2174 2192
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Hampshire -8 4 £27,500 -24.13%
Buckinghamshire -3 3 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Berkshire -3 2 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Kent - 1 £45,000 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 - 1
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (87.50%) Windows
3 19 (79.17%) VMware
3 19 (79.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
6 12 (50.00%) Citrix
6 12 (50.00%) MCP
6 12 (50.00%) Firewall
7 11 (45.83%) Symantec
7 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
7 11 (45.83%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (37.50%) Cisco
8 9 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (37.50%) Blackberry
8 9 (37.50%) NetBackup
8 9 (37.50%) Backup Exec
9 8 (33.33%) Clustering
9 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
10 7 (29.17%) Change Control
10 7 (29.17%) SQL
10 7 (29.17%) ITIL
10 7 (29.17%) DNS
10 7 (29.17%) SAN
10 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (29.17%) VMware ESX

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (45.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (29.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
5 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (20.83%) Lync
6 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
7 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (29.17%) DNS
2 7 (29.17%) SAN
3 6 (25.00%) NAS
4 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.83%) LAN
4 5 (20.83%) WAN
5 3 (12.50%) BGP
5 3 (12.50%) MPLS
5 3 (12.50%) OSPF
5 3 (12.50%) SSL
5 3 (12.50%) VPN
5 3 (12.50%) DHCP
6 2 (8.33%) FTP
6 2 (8.33%) VoIP
6 2 (8.33%) WLAN
6 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
6 2 (8.33%) DMZ
6 2 (8.33%) Wireless
6 2 (8.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (12.50%) Publishing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Wintel Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Field Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Server Support
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (4.17%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Wintel Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support
6 1 (4.17%) Operations Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) RSS
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 8 (33.33%) Clustering
3 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 3 (12.50%) Thin Client
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Statistics
5 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (4.17%) Handset
5 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
5 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 3 (12.50%) UNIX
5 3 (12.50%) Solaris
5 3 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Android
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.17%) CentOS
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
6 1 (4.17%) Debian
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Change Control
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
1 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Network Management
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) Security Management
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) sed
2 1 (4.17%) AWK
2 1 (4.17%) VBScript
2 1 (4.17%) VB
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) MCP
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (25.00%) CCNA
4 4 (16.67%) MCSE
5 3 (12.50%) MCTS
5 3 (12.50%) MCITP
6 2 (8.33%) MCSA
6 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
4 7 (29.17%) VMware ESX
4 7 (29.17%) Terminal Services
5 6 (25.00%) XenApp
6 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (12.50%) vSphere
8 1 (4.17%) Veritas File System
8 1 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (4.17%) MDaemon
8 1 (4.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (4.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (37.50%) NetBackup
1 9 (37.50%) Backup Exec
2 7 (29.17%) ARCserve
3 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.17%) SCCM
4 1 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (79.17%) VMware
3 12 (50.00%) Citrix
4 11 (45.83%) Symantec
5 9 (37.50%) Cisco
6 3 (12.50%) Polycom
6 3 (12.50%) Tandberg
6 3 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.33%) Avaya
7 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
7 2 (8.33%) Sophos
7 2 (8.33%) Aerohive Networks
7 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.17%) Altiris
8 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu
8 1 (4.17%) Brocade
8 1 (4.17%) BMC
8 1 (4.17%) CommVault
8 1 (4.17%) NetApp
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Gold Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: up to £50K (DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago