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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 802 908 824
Rank change year-on-year
+106 -84
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 108 58 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.053% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.93% 0.48% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 86 53 132
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,900 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
11569 12146 13033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.15% 11.09% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9698 10157 10756
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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

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 28 September 2016 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 28 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
England +100 106 £40,000 - 7
South East +74 41 £42,500 -3.40% 1
West Midlands +5 20 £30,500 -22.78% 1
Birmingham -11 18 £30,000 -21.56%
London +54 16 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Buckinghamshire - 16 £42,500 -
Yorkshire +21 11 £40,000 +14.28%
Kent - 11 £57,500 -
Dartford - 11 £57,500 -
Surrey +32 10 £40,000 -11.11%
West Yorkshire +21 9 £45,000 +28.57%
North West 0 9 £34,500 -13.75% 4
Woking - 8 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 8 £42,500 -
Leeds +18 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Manchester -5 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
South West -6 5 £40,000 -
City of London +49 4 £50,000 +40.84%
High Wycombe - 4 £57,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £32,500 - 3
East of England +16 3 £47,500 +37.68%
Hampshire +13 3 £33,500 -25.34%
Somerset - 3 £40,000 -
Winchester - 3 £33,500 -
Bath - 3 £40,000 -
Barnsley - 2 £27,500 -
Guildford - 2 £55,000 -
Bexleyheath - 2 £22,500 -
Crewe - 2 £34,500 - 1
Cardiff - 2 £41,250 -

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 194 (98.98%) Virtual Servers
2 172 (87.76%) Microsoft
3 157 (80.10%) VMware
3 157 (80.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 143 (72.96%) Active Directory
5 142 (72.45%) Windows
6 102 (52.04%) MS Exchange
7 81 (41.33%) Firewall
7 81 (41.33%) Windows Server
8 80 (40.82%) Cisco
9 70 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 69 (35.20%) SAN
11 65 (33.16%) PowerShell
12 63 (32.14%) MS Excel
13 61 (31.12%) DNS
14 58 (29.59%) Data Centre
15 51 (26.02%) Hyper-V
15 51 (26.02%) MCSE
16 50 (25.51%) Windows Server 2012
17 49 (25.00%) SQL Server
18 48 (24.49%) SQL
19 46 (23.47%) WAN
19 46 (23.47%) VPN
19 46 (23.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 46 (23.47%) Windows Server 2008
20 45 (22.96%) DHCP
21 44 (22.45%) LAN
21 44 (22.45%) ITIL
22 42 (21.43%) Citrix
23 40 (20.41%) Cisco Certification

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
1 102 (52.04%) MS Exchange
2 33 (16.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 33 (16.84%) Exchange Server 2013
3 29 (14.80%) SharePoint
4 24 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 23 (11.73%) IIS
6 12 (6.12%) Apache
6 12 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (6.12%) Skype for Business
7 9 (4.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (4.08%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.51%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.51%) JBoss
13 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 63 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 23 (11.73%) MS Office
3 6 (3.06%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.51%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (17.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (13.27%) Office 365
3 9 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.04%) IaaS
5 3 (1.53%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.02%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.51%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.51%) PaaS
7 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (41.33%) Firewall
2 69 (35.20%) SAN
3 61 (31.12%) DNS
4 46 (23.47%) VPN
4 46 (23.47%) WAN
5 45 (22.96%) DHCP
6 44 (22.45%) LAN
7 26 (13.27%) MPLS
8 24 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (11.73%) TCP/IP
10 19 (9.69%) IPsec
11 18 (9.18%) Wireless
12 16 (8.16%) Network Security
12 16 (8.16%) VLAN
13 15 (7.65%) IP Telephony
13 15 (7.65%) SNMP
13 15 (7.65%) VoIP
14 11 (5.61%) 802.11
14 11 (5.61%) DPNSS
14 11 (5.61%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.63%) MySQL
3 8 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.06%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (3.06%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.55%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.02%) Power BI
8 2 (1.02%) Redis
8 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.51%) MSI
2 1 (0.51%) Subversion
2 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (14.29%) Finance
2 20 (10.20%) Pharmaceutical
2 20 (10.20%) Retail
3 6 (3.06%) Banking
3 6 (3.06%) French Language
3 6 (3.06%) German Language
4 5 (2.55%) Law
5 3 (1.53%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.53%) Marketing
6 2 (1.02%) Advertising
6 2 (1.02%) Legal
6 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.51%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (21.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (15.82%) Network Engineer
3 24 (12.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 24 (12.24%) Analyst
4 23 (11.73%) Support Engineer
5 16 (8.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (7.65%) Cisco Engineer
6 15 (7.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 15 (7.65%) Microsoft Engineer
7 13 (6.63%) Administrator
7 13 (6.63%) Wintel Engineer
8 12 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (6.12%) Exchange Specialist
8 12 (6.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 12 (6.12%) Messaging Specialist
8 12 (6.12%) Storage Engineer
9 11 (5.61%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (5.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (5.10%) Server Engineer
11 9 (4.59%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.63%) .NET
2 12 (6.12%) 802.1X
3 4 (2.04%) HTML
3 4 (2.04%) Web Services
4 3 (1.53%) HTML5
5 1 (0.51%) .NET Remoting
5 1 (0.51%) Ajax
5 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.51%) jQuery
5 1 (0.51%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.51%) LAMP
5 1 (0.51%) Ninject
5 1 (0.51%) REST
5 1 (0.51%) WCF
5 1 (0.51%) WebSockets
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.51%) WinForms
5 1 (0.51%) WPF
5 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (29.59%) Data Centre
2 24 (12.24%) Computer Science
3 20 (10.20%) FMCG
3 20 (10.20%) Visualisation
4 18 (9.18%) Clustering
5 14 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (5.10%) Replication
7 8 (4.08%) e-Learning
8 7 (3.57%) Driving Licence
9 6 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (3.06%) Blackberry
9 6 (3.06%) Mathematics
10 5 (2.55%) Enterprise Cloud
11 4 (2.04%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.53%) LPAR
12 3 (1.53%) Virtual Team
13 2 (1.02%) Private Cloud
13 2 (1.02%) Reinsurance
14 1 (0.51%) Fintech
14 1 (0.51%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 142 (72.45%) Windows
2 81 (41.33%) Windows Server
3 50 (25.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (23.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (17.86%) Linux
6 33 (16.84%) Windows 7
7 31 (15.82%) Windows 8
8 27 (13.78%) Windows XP
9 17 (8.67%) Windows 10
10 11 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (3.06%) AIX
11 6 (3.06%) Solaris
11 6 (3.06%) Ubuntu
12 5 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (2.04%) CentOS
13 4 (2.04%) Unix
14 2 (1.02%) Android
15 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.45%) ITIL
2 25 (12.76%) Migration
3 21 (10.71%) Change Management
4 19 (9.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (7.65%) Patch Management
6 14 (7.14%) Service Management
6 14 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
7 13 (6.63%) Network Design
8 12 (6.12%) Problem Management
9 11 (5.61%) Capacity Management
10 10 (5.10%) E-Discovery
10 10 (5.10%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (4.59%) High Availability
11 9 (4.59%) Server Building
11 9 (4.59%) Time Management
12 8 (4.08%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 8 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (4.08%) Presales
12 8 (4.08%) Remediation Plan
12 8 (4.08%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 65 (33.16%) PowerShell
2 48 (24.49%) SQL
3 12 (6.12%) VBScript
4 7 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 6 (3.06%) C
6 2 (1.02%) C#
6 2 (1.02%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.02%) VB
7 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.51%) Java
7 1 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 70 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (26.02%) MCSE
3 46 (23.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 40 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (19.39%) CCNA
6 29 (14.80%) Degree
7 24 (12.24%) MCSA
8 19 (9.69%) MCITP
9 14 (7.14%) CCNP
10 11 (5.61%) MCP
11 9 (4.59%) CCA
11 9 (4.59%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (4.08%) VCAP
13 6 (3.06%) MCTS
14 4 (2.04%) Security Cleared
15 3 (1.53%) DV Cleared
16 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
17 1 (0.51%) CCSA
17 1 (0.51%) CCVP
17 1 (0.51%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.08%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 194 (98.98%) Virtual Servers
2 157 (80.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 143 (72.96%) Active Directory
4 51 (26.02%) Hyper-V
5 23 (11.73%) VMware ESX
6 20 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (8.16%) XenApp
8 13 (6.63%) vSphere
9 8 (4.08%) NFS
10 6 (3.06%) Xen
11 5 (2.55%) GlusterFS
12 4 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (2.04%) Postfix
12 4 (2.04%) Squid
12 4 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (2.04%) XenDesktop
13 3 (1.53%) KVM
13 3 (1.53%) Terminal Services
14 2 (1.02%) VMware Server
14 2 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 36 (18.37%) SCCM
2 20 (10.20%) SCOM
3 14 (7.14%) Backup Exec
4 12 (6.12%) Microsoft Clustering
4 12 (6.12%) WSUS
5 9 (4.59%) NetBackup
6 8 (4.08%) Failover Clustering
7 7 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (2.04%) SCVMM
8 4 (2.04%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (1.53%) AirWatch
9 3 (1.53%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (1.02%) DameWare
10 2 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (1.02%) Puppet
10 2 (1.02%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.51%) OpenView
11 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 172 (87.76%) Microsoft
2 157 (80.10%) VMware
3 80 (40.82%) Cisco
4 42 (21.43%) Citrix
5 28 (14.29%) HP
5 28 (14.29%) NetApp
6 25 (12.76%) CheckPoint
7 24 (12.24%) SolarWinds
8 21 (10.71%) IBM
9 16 (8.16%) Mitel
10 14 (7.14%) Veeam
11 13 (6.63%) arcserve
11 13 (6.63%) Symantec
12 12 (6.12%) EMC
13 10 (5.10%) Dell
14 9 (4.59%) Apple
15 8 (4.08%) AppSense
15 8 (4.08%) Red Hat
15 8 (4.08%) Sophos
16 7 (3.57%) Riverbed
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
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Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 19 days ago
Crewe
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
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