The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 416 407 422
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 32 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.15% 0.091%
As % of the System Software category 1.14% 1.16% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 21
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2799 2752 2341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.44% 12.56% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2231 2343 2024
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
Berkshire +9 11 £42,250 +30.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -19 8 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Hampshire -6 4 £32,250 -
Oxfordshire +6 2 £31,000 -18.42% 1
Surrey -6 2 £81,250 +150.00%
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
West Sussex -8 1 £27,500 -42.10%
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 56 (98.25%) Microsoft
2 44 (77.19%) Active Directory
3 42 (73.68%) Windows
4 41 (71.93%) VMware
4 41 (71.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (49.12%) Hyper-V
6 27 (47.37%) Security Cleared
6 27 (47.37%) Citrix
6 27 (47.37%) DNS
7 24 (42.11%) MS Exchange
8 21 (36.84%) Linux
8 21 (36.84%) VMware ESX
9 20 (35.09%) SC Cleared
10 18 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 18 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
10 18 (31.58%) Change Control
10 18 (31.58%) MCP
11 17 (29.82%) ITIL
11 17 (29.82%) VPN
11 17 (29.82%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (28.07%) Blackberry
12 16 (28.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 16 (28.07%) Clustering
12 16 (28.07%) Exchange Server 2003
12 16 (28.07%) PowerShell
13 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2000
13 15 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 15 (26.32%) Firewall
13 15 (26.32%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 24 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 18 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
2 18 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (28.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 16 (28.07%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2000
5 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (15.79%) SharePoint
7 8 (14.04%) Lync
7 8 (14.04%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (14.04%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (7.02%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (7.02%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (7.02%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.02%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.02%) IaaS
2 4 (7.02%) Office 365
3 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (47.37%) DNS
2 17 (29.82%) VPN
3 15 (26.32%) Firewall
3 15 (26.32%) SAN
4 12 (21.05%) DHCP
5 7 (12.28%) SSL
5 7 (12.28%) MPLS
5 7 (12.28%) OSPF
5 7 (12.28%) WAN
5 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
5 7 (12.28%) LAN
5 7 (12.28%) BGP
5 7 (12.28%) IPsec
5 7 (12.28%) Multicast
6 4 (7.02%) Network Security
6 4 (7.02%) Kerberos
6 4 (7.02%) SNMP
7 3 (5.26%) Wireless
7 3 (5.26%) NAS
8 2 (3.51%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Automotive
3 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Consultant
2 11 (19.30%) Analyst
2 11 (19.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Wintel Consultant
4 7 (12.28%) Architect
4 7 (12.28%) Technical Architect
4 7 (12.28%) Server Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Administrator
6 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Team Leader
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Change Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
1 4 (7.02%) XML
1 4 (7.02%) HTML
1 4 (7.02%) .NET
1 4 (7.02%) SAML
1 4 (7.02%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Blackberry
1 16 (28.07%) Clustering
2 7 (12.28%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.75%) Firmware
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (73.68%) Windows
2 21 (36.84%) Linux
3 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (24.56%) Windows 8
4 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (19.30%) UNIX
6 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
7 6 (10.53%) Mac OS
8 4 (7.02%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
8 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Change Control
2 17 (29.82%) ITIL
2 17 (29.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (15.79%) Business Continuity
4 8 (14.04%) Identity Management
5 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
5 7 (12.28%) Network Management
6 6 (10.53%) Service Management
7 4 (7.02%) Performance Testing
7 4 (7.02%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.26%) High Availability
9 2 (3.51%) Change Management
10 1 (1.75%) ERP
10 1 (1.75%) CRM
10 1 (1.75%) Migration
10 1 (1.75%) Project Management
10 1 (1.75%) Operations Management
10 1 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (1.75%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.02%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) VBScript
2 4 (7.02%) VB
3 2 (3.51%) C
4 1 (1.75%) Perl
4 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 20 (35.09%) SC Cleared
3 18 (31.58%) MCP
4 15 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (19.30%) CCNA
7 10 (17.54%) Degree
7 10 (17.54%) MCSE
8 6 (10.53%) MCSA
9 4 (7.02%) CISSP
10 2 (3.51%) MCITP
10 2 (3.51%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) SLA
2 7 (12.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (77.19%) Active Directory
2 41 (71.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (49.12%) Hyper-V
4 21 (36.84%) VMware ESX
5 13 (22.81%) XenApp
6 11 (19.30%) vSphere
7 8 (14.04%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (8.77%) Terminal Services
8 5 (8.77%) VMware Server
9 4 (7.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (7.02%) UAG
9 4 (7.02%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (7.02%) ISA Server
10 3 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.75%) Xen
11 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) SCCM
1 8 (14.04%) NetBackup
1 8 (14.04%) ARCserve
1 8 (14.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (12.28%) Zenoss
3 5 (8.77%) Backup Exec
4 4 (7.02%) SCOM
5 3 (5.26%) WSUS
6 1 (1.75%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 56 (98.25%) Microsoft
2 41 (71.93%) VMware
3 27 (47.37%) Citrix
4 14 (24.56%) Cisco
5 9 (15.79%) Symantec
6 8 (14.04%) HP
7 6 (10.53%) Oracle
7 6 (10.53%) Apple
8 3 (5.26%) Remedy
8 3 (5.26%) Sophos
9 2 (3.51%) Polycom
9 2 (3.51%) Pegasus
9 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.51%) CA
9 2 (3.51%) EMC
9 2 (3.51%) Juniper
10 1 (1.75%) Dell
10 1 (1.75%) NetApp
10 1 (1.75%) Veritas
10 1 (1.75%) FalconStor
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