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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 819 900 883
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 99 75 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.068% 0.094%
As % of the System Software category 0.80% 0.60% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 78 74 98
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,790 £28,750 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,250 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,426
% change year-on-year
- +16.19%

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
12305 12586 13198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.56% 11.47% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10449 10419 10955
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 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +57 96 £40,000 - 8
South East +38 38 £42,500 +7.59% 1
London +62 25 £38,447 +1.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +40 14 £42,500 +84.78%
Surrey +37 14 £40,000 -
West Midlands -2 13 £35,000 -7.89% 3
Woking - 13 £40,000 -
Birmingham -5 11 £33,750 -10.59% 3
Milton Keynes - 10 £42,500 -
Yorkshire +27 8 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Kent - 8 - - 1
Dartford - 8 - - 1
West Yorkshire +15 7 £44,500 -1.11%
Leeds +14 6 £45,000 -
South West +7 5 £34,500 -9.21%
Harrow - 5 £30,000 -
City of London +48 4 £75,000 +85.18%
Bristol +17 3 £40,000 -3.61%
North West +12 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Wales +4 3 £42,500 +11.84%
Kingston Upon Thames +3 3 £38,447 +1.00%
Manchester +2 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Cardiff - 3 £42,500 -
South Wales - 3 £42,500 -
East of England +34 2 £47,500 +1.60% 1
High Wycombe +7 2 £57,500 +150.00%
East Midlands +6 2 £30,000 +27.65% 1
Devon +5 2 £34,500 +15.00%
Exeter +3 2 £34,500 +15.00%
Warwick - 2 £35,000 -

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 191 (98.96%) Virtual Servers
2 171 (88.60%) Microsoft
3 152 (78.76%) Active Directory
4 148 (76.68%) VMware
4 148 (76.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 141 (73.06%) Windows
6 109 (56.48%) MS Exchange
7 90 (46.63%) Windows Server
8 65 (33.68%) SAN
9 64 (33.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 64 (33.16%) Firewall
10 60 (31.09%) Cisco
10 60 (31.09%) PowerShell
11 58 (30.05%) MS Excel
12 53 (27.46%) Windows Server 2008
13 51 (26.42%) MCSE
14 49 (25.39%) Hyper-V
15 48 (24.87%) DNS
16 47 (24.35%) Data Centre
17 45 (23.32%) SQL
17 45 (23.32%) SQL Server
18 42 (21.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 42 (21.76%) Windows Server 2012
19 40 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2010
19 40 (20.73%) WAN
20 39 (20.21%) Citrix
21 38 (19.69%) VPN
21 38 (19.69%) LAN
21 38 (19.69%) ITIL
22 34 (17.62%) Exchange Server 2013

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
1 109 (56.48%) MS Exchange
2 40 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (17.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (12.95%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (10.36%) SharePoint
6 17 (8.81%) Skype for Business
7 16 (8.29%) IIS
8 12 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (4.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (3.11%) Apache
11 5 (2.59%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2000
12 4 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (2.07%) Tomcat
13 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 2 (1.04%) WordPress
14 1 (0.52%) IBM Domino
14 1 (0.52%) JBoss
14 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 58 (30.05%) MS Excel
2 26 (13.47%) MS Office
3 9 (4.66%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.52%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.52%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.70%) Office 365
3 7 (3.63%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.55%) IaaS
5 2 (1.04%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 65 (33.68%) SAN
2 64 (33.16%) Firewall
3 48 (24.87%) DNS
4 40 (20.73%) WAN
5 38 (19.69%) LAN
5 38 (19.69%) VPN
6 32 (16.58%) DHCP
7 26 (13.47%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (10.88%) TCP/IP
9 17 (8.81%) MPLS
10 16 (8.29%) IPsec
11 13 (6.74%) VLAN
11 13 (6.74%) VoIP
12 12 (6.22%) NAS
13 11 (5.70%) Network Security
14 10 (5.18%) Wireless
15 8 (4.15%) DPNSS
15 8 (4.15%) IP Telephony
15 8 (4.15%) QSIG
15 8 (4.15%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (23.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.15%) MySQL
3 7 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (3.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.55%) MariaDB
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.52%) DB2
8 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.52%) OLAP
8 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) MSI
1 1 (0.52%) Subversion
1 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (13.99%) Finance
2 20 (10.36%) Pharmaceutical
2 20 (10.36%) Retail
3 9 (4.66%) Law
4 8 (4.15%) Banking
5 5 (2.59%) French Language
5 5 (2.59%) German Language
5 5 (2.59%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.04%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Automotive
7 1 (0.52%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (18.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (12.95%) Analyst
3 22 (11.40%) Exchange Specialist
3 22 (11.40%) Messaging Specialist
3 22 (11.40%) Network Engineer
3 22 (11.40%) Support Engineer
4 18 (9.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (8.81%) Microsoft Engineer
6 15 (7.77%) Administrator
7 14 (7.25%) Storage Engineer
8 13 (6.74%) Server Engineer
9 12 (6.22%) Cisco Engineer
9 12 (6.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 12 (6.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 12 (6.22%) Network Support
10 11 (5.70%) Exchange Support
10 11 (5.70%) Messaging Support
10 11 (5.70%) Support Specialist
11 10 (5.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 10 (5.18%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.66%) 802.1X
2 6 (3.11%) .NET
2 6 (3.11%) HTML
3 2 (1.04%) HTML5
4 1 (0.52%) .NET Remoting
4 1 (0.52%) Ajax
4 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.52%) CSS
4 1 (0.52%) jQuery
4 1 (0.52%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (0.52%) Ninject
4 1 (0.52%) REST
4 1 (0.52%) WCF
4 1 (0.52%) WebSockets
4 1 (0.52%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.52%) WPF
4 1 (0.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (24.35%) Data Centre
2 21 (10.88%) Computer Science
3 20 (10.36%) FMCG
3 20 (10.36%) Visualisation
4 19 (9.84%) Clustering
5 17 (8.81%) e-Learning
6 16 (8.29%) Replication
7 9 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.63%) Blackberry
8 7 (3.63%) Enterprise Cloud
9 6 (3.11%) LPAR
10 5 (2.59%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.59%) Mathematics
11 4 (2.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (2.07%) Driving Licence
11 4 (2.07%) EMC VNX
11 4 (2.07%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (2.07%) Fat Client
11 4 (2.07%) Public Cloud
11 4 (2.07%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 141 (73.06%) Windows
2 90 (46.63%) Windows Server
3 53 (27.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (21.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (15.03%) Windows 8
5 29 (15.03%) Windows XP
6 26 (13.47%) Linux
6 26 (13.47%) Windows 7
7 23 (11.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (5.70%) Windows 10
9 10 (5.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (5.18%) Solaris
10 9 (4.66%) Unix
11 8 (4.15%) CentOS
12 7 (3.63%) AIX
13 4 (2.07%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.04%) Android
14 2 (1.04%) SUSE
14 2 (1.04%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.69%) ITIL
2 27 (13.99%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (12.95%) Migration
4 23 (11.92%) Change Management
5 17 (8.81%) E-Discovery
6 13 (6.74%) Problem Management
7 12 (6.22%) High Availability
7 12 (6.22%) Virtual Environments
8 10 (5.18%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (4.66%) Presales
9 9 (4.66%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (4.66%) Service Management
10 8 (4.15%) Capacity Management
10 8 (4.15%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (4.15%) Mentoring
11 7 (3.63%) Service Delivery
12 6 (3.11%) CRM
12 6 (3.11%) Database Mirroring
12 6 (3.11%) Patch Management
12 6 (3.11%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 60 (31.09%) PowerShell
2 45 (23.32%) SQL
3 8 (4.15%) VBScript
4 7 (3.63%) T-SQL
5 6 (3.11%) C
6 5 (2.59%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.07%) Java
7 4 (2.07%) VB
8 3 (1.55%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.55%) Perl
9 2 (1.04%) C#
9 2 (1.04%) C++
9 2 (1.04%) Korn
9 2 (1.04%) Python
9 2 (1.04%) VC++
10 1 (0.52%) AWK
10 1 (0.52%) PHP
10 1 (0.52%) sed
10 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 64 (33.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (26.42%) MCSE
3 42 (21.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 32 (16.58%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (15.54%) CCNA
6 29 (15.03%) Degree
7 24 (12.44%) MCSA
8 14 (7.25%) MCITP
9 12 (6.22%) CCNP
10 11 (5.70%) MCP
11 7 (3.63%) CCA
11 7 (3.63%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (3.11%) VCAP
13 5 (2.59%) MCTS
13 5 (2.59%) Security Cleared
14 3 (1.55%) DV Cleared
14 3 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
16 1 (0.52%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.63%) SLA
2 6 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.04%) QA
4 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.52%) SAS 70
System Software
1 191 (98.96%) Virtual Servers
2 152 (78.76%) Active Directory
3 148 (76.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (25.39%) Hyper-V
5 26 (13.47%) VMware ESX
6 17 (8.81%) XenApp
7 16 (8.29%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (5.70%) vSphere
9 7 (3.63%) Terminal Services
9 7 (3.63%) Xen
10 5 (2.59%) NFS
10 5 (2.59%) XenDesktop
11 4 (2.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (1.55%) Firmware
12 3 (1.55%) GlusterFS
12 3 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (1.04%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.52%) Veritas File System
14 1 (0.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (13.47%) SCCM
2 17 (8.81%) SCOM
3 13 (6.74%) NetBackup
4 12 (6.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 11 (5.70%) WSUS
6 10 (5.18%) Backup Exec
7 7 (3.63%) Tivoli
7 7 (3.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (3.11%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (3.11%) Failover Clustering
8 6 (3.11%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (2.59%) DameWare
10 4 (2.07%) Puppet
10 4 (2.07%) SCVMM
11 3 (1.55%) HP SIM
12 2 (1.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 2 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
13 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
13 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 1 (0.52%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 171 (88.60%) Microsoft
2 148 (76.68%) VMware
3 60 (31.09%) Cisco
4 39 (20.21%) Citrix
5 25 (12.95%) HP
6 24 (12.44%) IBM
7 21 (10.88%) NetApp
8 18 (9.33%) SolarWinds
9 16 (8.29%) Oracle
10 15 (7.77%) CheckPoint
10 15 (7.77%) Symantec
11 13 (6.74%) Veeam
12 11 (5.70%) CommVault
13 9 (4.66%) arcserve
13 9 (4.66%) Mitel
14 8 (4.15%) EMC
15 7 (3.63%) Apple
16 6 (3.11%) Dell
16 6 (3.11%) Red Hat
16 6 (3.11%) SunGard
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car or All + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary: From £26,041 to £34,876 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Barnsley
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £26,000 - £29,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago