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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 794 900 860
Rank change year-on-year
+106 -40
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 89 66 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.100% 0.061% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.80% 0.53% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 85 55 95
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,400 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,750 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -1.42%

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
11089 12383 14012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.40% 11.51% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9186 10411 11796
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
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

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +125 86 £40,000 +17.64% 16
South East +94 26 £55,000 +46.66% 4
London +83 17 £43,500 +6.09% 5
North West -6 16 £33,328 +2.54%
Yorkshire +29 12 £23,000 -29.23% 5
Kent - 11 £57,500 -
Dartford - 11 £57,500 -
West Midlands -14 10 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Birmingham -9 8 £32,500 -18.75%
Cheshire - 8 £30,000 -
Manchester - 8 £40,000 -
City of London +34 6 £42,535 -46.83% 3
West Yorkshire +20 6 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Hampshire +10 5 £33,500 +12.60% 2
South West +19 4 £33,775 -13.94%
Surrey - 4 £52,500 -
Winchester - 4 £33,500 - 1
Warrington - 4 £25,000 -
Crewe - 3 £36,500 -
Cardiff - 3 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £40,000 -
South Wales - 3 £40,000 - 1
Wales - 3 £40,000 - 1
Leeds +18 2 £23,000 -29.23% 2
North Yorkshire - 2 £23,000 - 1
East Yorkshire - 2 £23,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £23,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £33,775 -
Somerset - 2 £33,750 -

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 182 (94.79%) Virtual Servers
2 168 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 160 (83.33%) VMware
3 160 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 145 (75.52%) Windows
5 135 (70.31%) Active Directory
6 88 (45.83%) MS Exchange
7 87 (45.31%) Cisco
8 79 (41.15%) Firewall
9 77 (40.10%) Windows Server
10 69 (35.94%) MS Excel
11 61 (31.77%) DNS
12 59 (30.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 58 (30.21%) SQL
14 57 (29.69%) Windows Server 2012
15 56 (29.17%) SQL Server
16 55 (28.65%) ITIL
17 54 (28.13%) PowerShell
18 51 (26.56%) Data Centre
18 51 (26.56%) SAN
19 50 (26.04%) DHCP
20 49 (25.52%) Hyper-V
21 48 (25.00%) SCCM
21 48 (25.00%) WAN
22 47 (24.48%) LAN
23 44 (22.92%) Citrix
23 44 (22.92%) Linux
24 42 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
25 40 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
26 38 (19.79%) MCSE

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 88 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 27 (14.06%) IIS
3 24 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 24 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 21 (10.94%) Tomcat
5 18 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (8.85%) Apache
7 16 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (3.65%) Alfresco
11 5 (2.60%) Skype for Business
12 4 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.52%) Moodle
15 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 69 (35.94%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.38%) MS Office
3 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 40 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (18.23%) Office 365
3 14 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.65%) G Suite
5 5 (2.60%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.08%) IaaS
7 3 (1.56%) SaaS
8 2 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.04%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (41.15%) Firewall
2 61 (31.77%) DNS
3 51 (26.56%) SAN
4 50 (26.04%) DHCP
5 48 (25.00%) WAN
6 47 (24.48%) LAN
7 35 (18.23%) VPN
8 26 (13.54%) MPLS
9 24 (12.50%) Wireless
10 22 (11.46%) IP Telephony
10 22 (11.46%) SNMP
11 17 (8.85%) TCP/IP
12 16 (8.33%) VLAN
13 15 (7.81%) IPsec
13 15 (7.81%) WLAN
14 14 (7.29%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (7.29%) Cisco IPT
14 14 (7.29%) Network Security
14 14 (7.29%) Telepresence
15 10 (5.21%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.42%) MySQL
3 9 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.65%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (3.65%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.60%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.04%) Power BI
8 2 (1.04%) Redis
9 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.56%) Subversion
1 3 (1.56%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (14.06%) Finance
2 12 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (6.25%) Retail
3 6 (3.13%) Marketing
3 6 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.08%) Banking
5 3 (1.56%) French Language
5 3 (1.56%) German Language
5 3 (1.56%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.52%) Back Office
6 1 (0.52%) Games
6 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (22.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 36 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 28 (14.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 26 (13.54%) Support Engineer
5 25 (13.02%) Analyst
6 15 (7.81%) 3rd Line Support
6 15 (7.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (7.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 13 (6.77%) VMware Engineer
9 12 (6.25%) Administrator
9 12 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
10 11 (5.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (5.21%) 1st Line Support
11 10 (5.21%) Infrastructure Support
12 9 (4.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 9 (4.69%) IT Engineer
12 9 (4.69%) Server Engineer
13 8 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 8 (4.17%) Microsoft Engineer
13 8 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.38%) .NET
2 10 (5.21%) 802.1X
3 8 (4.17%) Web Services
4 3 (1.56%) HTML
4 3 (1.56%) HTML5
5 1 (0.52%) .NET Remoting
5 1 (0.52%) Ajax
5 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.52%) CSS
5 1 (0.52%) jQuery
5 1 (0.52%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.52%) Ninject
5 1 (0.52%) REST
5 1 (0.52%) WCF
5 1 (0.52%) WebSockets
5 1 (0.52%) WinForms
5 1 (0.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (26.56%) Data Centre
2 17 (8.85%) Enterprise Storage
3 16 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.25%) Clustering
4 12 (6.25%) FMCG
4 12 (6.25%) Visualisation
5 10 (5.21%) Replication
6 9 (4.69%) Driving Licence
7 7 (3.65%) EMC VNX
8 6 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.13%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.60%) Enterprise Cloud
9 5 (2.60%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.56%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.56%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.04%) Derivative
11 2 (1.04%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.04%) Fintech
11 2 (1.04%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.52%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 145 (75.52%) Windows
2 77 (40.10%) Windows Server
3 57 (29.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (22.92%) Linux
5 42 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (18.23%) Windows 7
7 21 (10.94%) Windows 10
7 21 (10.94%) Windows 8
8 17 (8.85%) Windows XP
9 14 (7.29%) Unix
10 12 (6.25%) Ubuntu
11 9 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (3.65%) Debian
12 7 (3.65%) Mac OS X
12 7 (3.65%) NetWare
12 7 (3.65%) SUSE
12 7 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (2.60%) AIX
13 5 (2.60%) Solaris
14 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (28.65%) ITIL
2 24 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (10.94%) Patch Management
4 20 (10.42%) Network Design
5 16 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 16 (8.33%) Time Management
6 14 (7.29%) Migration
7 12 (6.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 11 (5.73%) High Availability
8 11 (5.73%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 11 (5.73%) Server Patching
8 11 (5.73%) Virtual Environments
9 10 (5.21%) Presales
10 9 (4.69%) Capacity Management
10 9 (4.69%) Problem Management
11 8 (4.17%) Change Management
11 8 (4.17%) Matrix Management
11 8 (4.17%) Server Building
11 8 (4.17%) Service Management
11 8 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 58 (30.21%) SQL
2 54 (28.13%) PowerShell
3 13 (6.77%) VBScript
4 7 (3.65%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.08%) C
6 2 (1.04%) Python
6 2 (1.04%) Ruby
6 2 (1.04%) VB
7 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.52%) C#
7 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 59 (30.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (19.79%) MCSE
3 35 (18.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 34 (17.71%) CCNA
4 34 (17.71%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (10.94%) MCSA
6 19 (9.90%) Degree
7 16 (8.33%) MCITP
8 12 (6.25%) CCNP
9 11 (5.73%) MCP
10 8 (4.17%) CCA
10 8 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (4.17%) VCAP
11 7 (3.65%) MCTS
12 3 (1.56%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.04%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.52%) CompTIA Security+
14 1 (0.52%) NCDA
14 1 (0.52%) NCIE
14 1 (0.52%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.69%) SLA
System Software
1 182 (94.79%) Virtual Servers
2 160 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 135 (70.31%) Active Directory
4 49 (25.52%) Hyper-V
5 26 (13.54%) vSphere
6 19 (9.90%) XenApp
7 16 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (7.29%) VMware ESX
9 8 (4.17%) NFS
10 7 (3.65%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (2.60%) GlusterFS
11 5 (2.60%) Postfix
11 5 (2.60%) Squid
12 4 (2.08%) KVM
12 4 (2.08%) Xen
13 3 (1.56%) VMware Server
14 2 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (1.04%) Terminal Services
14 2 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (1.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 48 (25.00%) SCCM
2 22 (11.46%) SCOM
3 12 (6.25%) Backup Exec
4 10 (5.21%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (4.69%) WSUS
6 7 (3.65%) EMC VPLEX
6 7 (3.65%) Failover Clustering
6 7 (3.65%) Nagios
6 7 (3.65%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 7 (3.65%) Simpana
7 5 (2.60%) AirWatch
7 5 (2.60%) NetBackup
7 5 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.56%) Puppet
8 3 (1.56%) SCVMM
9 2 (1.04%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 168 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 160 (83.33%) VMware
3 87 (45.31%) Cisco
4 44 (22.92%) Citrix
5 32 (16.67%) HP
6 31 (16.15%) CheckPoint
7 28 (14.58%) SolarWinds
8 23 (11.98%) Mitel
8 23 (11.98%) NetApp
9 18 (9.38%) EMC
10 14 (7.29%) Red Hat
10 14 (7.29%) Riverbed
10 14 (7.29%) Siemens
11 13 (6.77%) arcserve
11 13 (6.77%) Dell
12 12 (6.25%) IBM
13 10 (5.21%) Veeam
14 9 (4.69%) Google
14 9 (4.69%) Novell
14 9 (4.69%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Southampton Solent University
Salary: From £36,001 to £41,709 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + + Bonus + On-call + OT + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits including bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45069.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
LoadSpring Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago