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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Virtual Server
England / South West
Rank 229 247 248
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.061% 0.072% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.47% 0.57% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Median salary £28,000 £32,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% -13.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £32,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,240 £36,700 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £33,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.14% +7.14%

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
645 701 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.02% 12.57% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 510 638 605
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,100 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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
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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Gloucestershire - 3 £28,000 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
5 4 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (37.50%) Dell
6 3 (37.50%) Veritas
6 3 (37.50%) MCSE
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) Sophos
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
7 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (25.00%) Data-Driven Marketing
7 2 (25.00%) Line Management
7 2 (25.00%) Server Building

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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Network Field Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
1 2 (25.00%) Data-Driven Marketing
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) Line Management
1 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Server Building
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Communications Security
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Postfix
5 1 (12.50%) Squid
5 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
5 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) Sophos
3 3 (37.50%) Veritas
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Rackspace
4 2 (25.00%) RedGate
4 2 (25.00%) Tableau
4 2 (25.00%) Veeam
5 1 (12.50%) arcserve
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Remedy
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec