The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 88 93 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.27% 0.089% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 2.08% 0.82% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £17,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +83.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Microsoft Virtual Server
Wales

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 Wales region.

System Software Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
144 122 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.08% 10.84% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 138 109 106
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £23,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 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
Bridgend +13 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Microsoft Virtual Server
Wales

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) MCP
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) WSUS

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Change Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos