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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 250 253 232
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 3 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.054% 0.067% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 0.40% 0.51% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Median salary £38,750 £37,750 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +11.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £31,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £43,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
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
743 781 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.36% 13.13% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 609 615 569
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 24 August 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
Bristol +22 2 £40,000 -0.62%
Gloucestershire -2 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) MCSE
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
5 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
5 3 (42.86%) Clustering
5 3 (42.86%) arcserve
5 3 (42.86%) Symantec
5 3 (42.86%) Remedy
5 3 (42.86%) Intel Security
5 3 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus

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 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Support
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Wintel Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Wintel Support
1 3 (42.86%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Server Hardening
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) VBScript
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
1 3 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) arcserve
3 3 (42.86%) Intel Security
3 3 (42.86%) Remedy
3 3 (42.86%) Sophos
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle