The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Virtual Server
UK
Rank 797 854 842
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 65 98 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.096% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.63% 0.78% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 63 80 84
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -17.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,750 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-8.46% -9.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
10247 12498 13348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.20% 12.20% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8513 10609 11222
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 UK

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server within the UK.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in the UK

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 within the UK.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram in the UK

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 22 February 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
England +48 59 £40,000 +2.56% 8
London +58 21 £43,000 -25.21% 2
South East +82 16 £47,500 - 2
Yorkshire +33 14 £23,000 -36.98% 2
City of London +32 12 £42,767 -41.01% 1
County Tyrone - 6 £23,000 -
Northern Ireland - 6 £23,000 -
Leeds +28 5 £23,000 -41.02% 2
West Yorkshire +24 5 £23,000 -41.02% 2
Kent - 5 £57,500 -
Dartford - 5 £57,500 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +23 4 £31,250 -16.66% 1
Berkshire +45 3 £36,500 +32.72%
York +1 3 £23,000 -5.15%
North Yorkshire -3 3 £23,000 -5.15%
Birmingham - 3 £30,000 - 1
Hull - 3 £23,000 -
Dungannon - 3 £23,500 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £23,000 -
Doncaster - 3 £23,000 -
East Yorkshire - 3 £23,000 -
East of England +14 2 £47,250 +85.29%
Middlesex - 2 £56,250 -
South West +14 1 £27,000 -16.92%
Cambridgeshire +4 1 £29,500 -34.44%
Oxfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £27,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £65,000 -

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 136 (91.89%) Virtual Servers
2 123 (83.11%) Microsoft
3 112 (75.68%) VMware
3 112 (75.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 109 (73.65%) Windows
5 100 (67.57%) Active Directory
6 62 (41.89%) MS Excel
7 58 (39.19%) MS Exchange
8 53 (35.81%) Windows Server
9 51 (34.46%) SQL
10 49 (33.11%) SQL Server
11 44 (29.73%) Cisco
12 43 (29.05%) ITIL
12 43 (29.05%) Linux
12 43 (29.05%) Hyper-V
13 41 (27.70%) DNS
13 41 (27.70%) Firewall
14 40 (27.03%) IIS
15 37 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 36 (24.32%) Office 365
16 36 (24.32%) Windows 7
17 32 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
17 32 (21.62%) DHCP
18 31 (20.95%) Tomcat
18 31 (20.95%) SCCM
19 30 (20.27%) Citrix
20 27 (18.24%) HP
20 27 (18.24%) LAN
20 27 (18.24%) vSphere
21 26 (17.57%) Data Centre

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills 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 58 (39.19%) MS Exchange
2 40 (27.03%) IIS
3 31 (20.95%) Tomcat
4 23 (15.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (11.49%) Apache
6 16 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (9.46%) Alfresco
7 14 (9.46%) SharePoint
8 6 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (4.05%) Skype for Business
9 4 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.68%) Moodle
12 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (41.89%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.46%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (24.32%) Office 365
2 32 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (9.46%) G Suite
4 13 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (4.73%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.70%) IaaS
7 2 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.35%) PaaS
7 2 (1.35%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (27.70%) DNS
1 41 (27.70%) Firewall
2 32 (21.62%) DHCP
3 27 (18.24%) LAN
4 26 (17.57%) WAN
5 21 (14.19%) Wireless
6 19 (12.84%) SAN
7 17 (11.49%) Cisco IPT
7 17 (11.49%) IP Telephony
7 17 (11.49%) SNMP
7 17 (11.49%) Telepresence
7 17 (11.49%) WLAN
8 14 (9.46%) NetScaler
9 13 (8.78%) VPN
10 11 (7.43%) Remote Desktop
11 10 (6.76%) VLAN
12 9 (6.08%) VoIP
13 6 (4.05%) TCP/IP
14 5 (3.38%) Internet
14 5 (3.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (33.11%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.84%) MySQL
3 14 (9.46%) Oracle Database
3 14 (9.46%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.35%) MS Access
8 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.68%) Power BI
8 1 (0.68%) Redis
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.35%) Subversion
2 2 (1.35%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (7.43%) Finance
2 6 (4.05%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.05%) Marketing
2 6 (4.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.03%) Automotive
4 1 (0.68%) Back Office
4 1 (0.68%) Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (14.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 21 (14.19%) Network Engineer
2 20 (13.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 20 (13.51%) Analyst
3 18 (12.16%) Support Engineer
4 16 (10.81%) Administrator
5 13 (8.78%) 1st Line Support
5 13 (8.78%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (8.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (8.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 12 (8.11%) Support Analyst
6 12 (8.11%) Unix Specialist
7 9 (6.08%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (5.41%) IT Engineer
9 7 (4.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.73%) Consultant
10 6 (4.05%) Azure Engineer
10 6 (4.05%) Server Engineer
10 6 (4.05%) VMware Engineer
10 6 (4.05%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.51%) .NET
2 8 (5.41%) Web Services
3 5 (3.38%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.68%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.57%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.46%) EMC VNX
3 10 (6.76%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (6.08%) Driving Licence
5 6 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.05%) Replication
6 5 (3.38%) Fat Client
6 5 (3.38%) Private Cloud
6 5 (3.38%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.70%) Linked Data
8 3 (2.03%) Clustering
9 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.35%) Derivative
9 2 (1.35%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.68%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.68%) Fintech
10 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 109 (73.65%) Windows
2 53 (35.81%) Windows Server
3 43 (29.05%) Linux
4 37 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (24.32%) Windows 7
6 26 (17.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (13.51%) Unix
8 19 (12.84%) Windows 10
9 15 (10.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (9.46%) Debian
10 14 (9.46%) Mac OS X
10 14 (9.46%) NetWare
10 14 (9.46%) SUSE
10 14 (9.46%) Ubuntu
11 6 (4.05%) Windows 8
11 6 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (3.38%) Solaris
13 4 (2.70%) AIX
14 3 (2.03%) VMS
14 3 (2.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.05%) ITIL
2 23 (15.54%) Business Continuity
3 22 (14.86%) Change Control
3 22 (14.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (12.16%) Network Design
5 16 (10.81%) Patch Management
5 16 (10.81%) Strategic Planning
5 16 (10.81%) Time Management
5 16 (10.81%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 14 (9.46%) Document Management
6 14 (9.46%) Quality Management
7 12 (8.11%) Migration
7 12 (8.11%) Presales
8 11 (7.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (6.76%) PRINCE2
9 10 (6.76%) Project Management
10 9 (6.08%) Change Management
10 9 (6.08%) High Availability
11 8 (5.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 8 (5.41%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 51 (34.46%) SQL
2 24 (16.22%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.73%) C
4 6 (4.05%) VBScript
5 4 (2.70%) Java
5 4 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.03%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.03%) Python
7 2 (1.35%) Ruby
8 1 (0.68%) C#
8 1 (0.68%) C++
8 1 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (9.46%) MCSE
3 11 (7.43%) MCSA
4 9 (6.08%) Degree
5 7 (4.73%) CCNA
5 7 (4.73%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.05%) HND
6 6 (4.05%) MCP
7 5 (3.38%) MCITP
7 5 (3.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.70%) MCTS
9 2 (1.35%) MCAD
9 2 (1.35%) NCDA
9 2 (1.35%) NCIE
9 2 (1.35%) NCSA
9 2 (1.35%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.08%) SLA
2 3 (2.03%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 136 (91.89%) Virtual Servers
2 112 (75.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (67.57%) Active Directory
4 43 (29.05%) Hyper-V
5 27 (18.24%) vSphere
6 15 (10.14%) XenApp
7 12 (8.11%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (3.38%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (3.38%) VMware Server
10 3 (2.03%) Postfix
10 3 (2.03%) Squid
11 2 (1.35%) NFS
11 2 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.68%) KVM
12 1 (0.68%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (20.95%) SCCM
2 14 (9.46%) EMC VPLEX
2 14 (9.46%) Nagios
2 14 (9.46%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 14 (9.46%) Simpana
3 8 (5.41%) SCOM
4 6 (4.05%) WSUS
5 5 (3.38%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.70%) AirWatch
6 4 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.03%) Puppet
8 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.68%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 123 (83.11%) Microsoft
2 112 (75.68%) VMware
3 44 (29.73%) Cisco
4 30 (20.27%) Citrix
5 27 (18.24%) HP
6 20 (13.51%) EMC
7 18 (12.16%) Mitel
7 18 (12.16%) Red Hat
8 17 (11.49%) CheckPoint
8 17 (11.49%) Riverbed
8 17 (11.49%) Siemens
9 16 (10.81%) Google
10 15 (10.14%) Oracle
11 14 (9.46%) CommVault
11 14 (9.46%) Novell
12 11 (7.43%) SolarWinds
13 10 (6.76%) Dell
14 8 (5.41%) Apple
15 7 (4.73%) NetApp
16 6 (4.05%) Veritas
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