The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 83 81 85
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.49% 0.67% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 3.40% 8.86% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 3
Average salary £37,000 £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.54% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £20,500 £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £27,500 £28,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+13.84% +1.56%
System Software Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
147 79 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.53% 7.56% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 133 73 107
Average salary £35,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.09% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Microsoft Virtual Server
Wales

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in South Wales

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bridgend -4 1 £40,500 +47.27%
Microsoft Virtual Server
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Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 12 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 12 (100.00%) Change Control
2 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
3 10 (83.33%) Sophos
3 10 (83.33%) Remedy
3 10 (83.33%) ITIL
3 10 (83.33%) Service Management
3 10 (83.33%) WSUS
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (83.33%) SCCM
4 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (16.67%) Clustering
6 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
6 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
6 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Technical Architect
1 11 (91.67%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Wintel Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Change Control
2 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 10 (83.33%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
2 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 12 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) WSUS
1 10 (83.33%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (16.67%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Citrix
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Sophos
2 10 (83.33%) Remedy
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec