The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 248 249 221
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -28
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 5 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.088% 0.067% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 0.67% 0.56% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 21
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
750 715 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.26% 12.00% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 608 601 619
Median salary £35,936 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.54% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,450 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in the South West

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram in the South West

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 3 £40,000 -
Bristol +5 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Gloucestershire -8 1 £37,500 -3.22%
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Backup Exec
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Sophos
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (55.56%) MCSE
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Network Security
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 3 (33.33%) Clustering
5 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (33.33%) Veritas
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) Skype
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Wintel Support
1 3 (33.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
2 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data-Driven Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Server Building
2 2 (22.22%) Server Hardening
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) MCSE
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) MCP
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (22.22%) vSphere
6 1 (11.11%) Postfix
6 1 (11.11%) Squid
6 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Sophos
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) arcserve
4 3 (33.33%) Dell
4 3 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) Remedy
4 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 3 (33.33%) Veritas
5 2 (22.22%) Rackspace
5 2 (22.22%) RedGate
5 2 (22.22%) Tableau
5 2 (22.22%) Veeam
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp