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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 418 419 450
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +31
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 21 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.097% 0.060% 0.047%
As % of the System Software category 0.71% 0.51% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 11
Average salary £34,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £47,250 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -1.33%
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
2972 2561 2833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.70% 11.89% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2434 2098 2422
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 December 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 22 December 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
Buckinghamshire - 6 £48,500 -
Hampshire -19 5 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Surrey - 5 £35,750 -
Berkshire +9 4 £34,000 -19.04%
Oxfordshire +2 1 £22,500 -40.78%
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 61 (82.43%) Microsoft
2 60 (81.08%) VMware
2 60 (81.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (71.62%) Windows
4 48 (64.86%) Active Directory
5 40 (54.05%) MS Exchange
6 33 (44.59%) Citrix
7 31 (41.89%) Exchange Server 2010
8 28 (37.84%) Firewall
9 27 (36.49%) Disaster Recovery
9 27 (36.49%) VMware ESX
9 27 (36.49%) Cisco
9 27 (36.49%) Hyper-V
10 26 (35.14%) VPN
10 26 (35.14%) Clustering
11 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (31.08%) vSphere
12 23 (31.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 23 (31.08%) MCP
13 22 (29.73%) DNS
13 22 (29.73%) SLA
13 22 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
13 22 (29.73%) Blackberry
13 22 (29.73%) Degree
13 22 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2007
13 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 22 (29.73%) Lync
14 21 (28.38%) VMware ESXi
14 21 (28.38%) XenApp
14 21 (28.38%) Exchange Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 40 (54.05%) MS Exchange
2 31 (41.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (29.73%) Lync
4 21 (28.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (27.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 20 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2000
5 20 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (12.16%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (6.76%) IIS
8 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
8 4 (5.41%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.41%) Office 365
1 4 (5.41%) IaaS
2 2 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (37.84%) Firewall
2 26 (35.14%) VPN
3 22 (29.73%) DNS
4 19 (25.68%) SAN
4 19 (25.68%) MPLS
5 17 (22.97%) OSPF
5 17 (22.97%) BGP
5 17 (22.97%) SSL
5 17 (22.97%) IPsec
5 17 (22.97%) Multicast
6 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
7 10 (13.51%) NAS
8 8 (10.81%) LAN
8 8 (10.81%) WAN
9 6 (8.11%) Wireless
10 5 (6.76%) DHCP
11 4 (5.41%) Kerberos
12 3 (4.05%) Ethernet
13 2 (2.70%) VoIP
13 2 (2.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 9 (12.16%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Retail
3 2 (2.70%) Marketing
3 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.70%) Electronics
3 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (28.38%) Consultant
2 17 (22.97%) Wintel Consultant
3 11 (14.86%) Support Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) NOC Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Administrator
5 7 (9.46%) Team Leader
6 6 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.11%) Architect
6 6 (8.11%) IT Support
7 5 (6.76%) Desktop Support
7 5 (6.76%) Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Senior NOC Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) SAML
2 1 (1.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.14%) Clustering
2 22 (29.73%) Blackberry
3 19 (25.68%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (6.76%) Mainframe
5 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.70%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.70%) DTV
7 2 (2.70%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 53 (71.62%) Windows
2 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (25.68%) Linux
5 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.11%) UNIX
6 6 (8.11%) Windows 2000
7 5 (6.76%) Windows NT
7 5 (6.76%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (6.76%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.76%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (27.03%) Change Control
3 17 (22.97%) Network Management
4 13 (17.57%) ITIL
5 6 (8.11%) Change Management
6 4 (5.41%) Service Management
6 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.05%) High Availability
7 3 (4.05%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.70%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.70%) Project Management
8 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.70%) BCP
8 2 (2.70%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (2.70%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.32%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.76%) SQL
3 2 (2.70%) VBScript
3 2 (2.70%) VB
3 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (31.08%) MCP
1 23 (31.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (29.73%) Degree
2 22 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (28.38%) CCNA
4 20 (27.03%) Security Cleared
5 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (13.51%) MCSE
7 5 (6.76%) MCSA
7 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.05%) CCNP
9 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.70%) ISEB
9 2 (2.70%) MCITP
10 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (29.73%) SLA
2 15 (20.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (81.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (64.86%) Active Directory
3 27 (36.49%) VMware ESX
3 27 (36.49%) Hyper-V
4 23 (31.08%) vSphere
5 21 (28.38%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (28.38%) XenApp
6 9 (12.16%) ISA Server
7 8 (10.81%) Terminal Services
8 4 (5.41%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (5.41%) UAG
9 2 (2.70%) XenServer
9 2 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.35%) Xen
10 1 (1.35%) Firmware
10 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.35%) Veritas File System
10 1 (1.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 15 (20.27%) Zenoss
2 8 (10.81%) Backup Exec
3 6 (8.11%) SCOM
3 6 (8.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (8.11%) NetBackup
4 5 (6.76%) ARCserve
4 5 (6.76%) BladeLogic
4 5 (6.76%) SCCM
5 3 (4.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 61 (82.43%) Microsoft
2 60 (81.08%) VMware
3 33 (44.59%) Citrix
4 27 (36.49%) Cisco
5 14 (18.92%) Symantec
6 13 (17.57%) Polycom
7 4 (5.41%) Intel
7 4 (5.41%) Oracle
8 3 (4.05%) SAP
9 2 (2.70%) HP
9 2 (2.70%) Avaya
9 2 (2.70%) Tandberg
9 2 (2.70%) Veeam
10 1 (1.35%) FalconStor
10 1 (1.35%) NetApp
10 1 (1.35%) Veritas
10 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.35%) AppSense
10 1 (1.35%) PlateSpin
10 1 (1.35%) SonicWALL
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Posted: 27 days ago