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 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 92 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.087% 0.089% -
As % of the System Software category 0.73% 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
System Software Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
137 121 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.99% 10.77% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 126 107 81
Average salary £33,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.04% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

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

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

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