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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Virtual Server
UK
Rank 761 851 827
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -24
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 84 76 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.100% 0.076% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 0.81% 0.64% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 82 66 91
Median salary £40,250 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.33% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £33,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.14% +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
10347 11956 12877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.31% 11.94% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8581 10144 10881
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +88 78 £42,517 +21.47% 12
South East +68 26 £52,500 +16.66% 2
London +65 26 £43,500 -20.90% 6
Yorkshire +29 14 £23,000 -29.23% 3
City of London +30 11 £42,535 -46.83% 5
Dartford - 9 £57,500 -
Kent - 9 £57,500 -
Leeds +29 5 £23,000 -29.23% 1
West Yorkshire +22 5 £23,000 -29.23% 3
North West -18 5 £33,328 -1.97% 1
County Tyrone - 5 £22,500 - 1
Northern Ireland - 5 £22,500 - 1
Milton Keynes - 5 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £40,000 -
Manchester - 4 £34,164 -
Berkshire +37 3 £36,500 -2.66%
South West +18 3 £28,000 -13.84%
West Midlands +6 3 £32,500 -18.75%
North Yorkshire -4 3 £23,000 -5.15%
York -6 3 £23,000 -5.15%
South Yorkshire - 3 £23,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £28,000 -
Hull - 3 £23,000 -
Doncaster - 3 £23,000 -
East Yorkshire - 3 £23,000 -
Surrey +32 2 £50,000 -
Birmingham -11 2 £30,250 -24.37%
Cheltenham - 2 £27,500 -
Dungannon - 2 £23,500 - 1
Salford - 2 £33,328 -

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 174 (92.55%) Virtual Servers
2 163 (86.70%) Microsoft
3 150 (79.79%) VMware
3 150 (79.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 143 (76.06%) Windows
5 134 (71.28%) Active Directory
6 79 (42.02%) MS Exchange
7 77 (40.96%) MS Excel
8 76 (40.43%) Windows Server
9 67 (35.64%) Cisco
10 63 (33.51%) Firewall
11 62 (32.98%) SQL
12 57 (30.32%) SQL Server
12 57 (30.32%) ITIL
13 56 (29.79%) DNS
13 56 (29.79%) Hyper-V
14 55 (29.26%) Windows Server 2012
15 51 (27.13%) Linux
16 47 (25.00%) PowerShell
16 47 (25.00%) SCCM
17 45 (23.94%) DHCP
18 44 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
18 44 (23.40%) Data Centre
19 43 (22.87%) Windows 7
19 43 (22.87%) Office 365
20 41 (21.81%) Windows Server 2008
21 40 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
21 40 (21.28%) Citrix
22 37 (19.68%) HP
22 37 (19.68%) IIS

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 79 (42.02%) MS Exchange
2 37 (19.68%) IIS
3 28 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (14.89%) Tomcat
4 27 (14.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (14.36%) SharePoint
5 21 (11.17%) Apache
6 12 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (5.85%) Alfresco
8 9 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (4.79%) Skype for Business
9 7 (3.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.06%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.53%) Moodle
Applications
1 77 (40.96%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 43 (22.87%) Office 365
2 40 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (5.85%) G Suite
5 8 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (3.19%) IaaS
7 3 (1.60%) PaaS
7 3 (1.60%) SaaS
8 2 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.06%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 63 (33.51%) Firewall
2 56 (29.79%) DNS
3 45 (23.94%) DHCP
4 37 (19.68%) SAN
5 34 (18.09%) LAN
5 34 (18.09%) WAN
6 27 (14.36%) VPN
7 23 (12.23%) Wireless
8 19 (10.11%) IP Telephony
8 19 (10.11%) SNMP
8 19 (10.11%) VLAN
9 17 (9.04%) Cisco IPT
9 17 (9.04%) Telepresence
9 17 (9.04%) WLAN
10 15 (7.98%) MPLS
11 12 (6.38%) TCP/IP
12 11 (5.85%) NetScaler
12 11 (5.85%) Remote Desktop
13 8 (4.26%) FCoE
13 8 (4.26%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (30.32%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.23%) MySQL
3 11 (5.85%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.66%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.13%) MariaDB
6 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.60%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.06%) Power BI
8 2 (1.06%) Redis
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.06%) Subversion
2 2 (1.06%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (11.17%) Finance
2 6 (3.19%) Marketing
2 6 (3.19%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.66%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.66%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (2.66%) Retail
4 3 (1.60%) Automotive
5 1 (0.53%) Advertising
5 1 (0.53%) Back Office
5 1 (0.53%) Banking
5 1 (0.53%) French Language
5 1 (0.53%) Games
5 1 (0.53%) German Language
5 1 (0.53%) Law
5 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (18.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (17.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 26 (13.83%) Network Engineer
4 25 (13.30%) Analyst
5 22 (11.70%) Support Engineer
6 18 (9.57%) Administrator
7 16 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 13 (6.91%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (6.38%) 1st Line Support
9 12 (6.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 12 (6.38%) Support Analyst
9 12 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (5.85%) Wintel Engineer
11 10 (5.32%) IT Engineer
11 10 (5.32%) VMware Engineer
12 9 (4.79%) Unix Specialist
13 8 (4.26%) Consultant
13 8 (4.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (4.26%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.70%) .NET
2 8 (4.26%) Web Services
3 7 (3.72%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.06%) HTML
4 2 (1.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 44 (23.40%) Data Centre
2 17 (9.04%) Enterprise Storage
3 11 (5.85%) EMC VNX
4 10 (5.32%) Driving Licence
5 9 (4.79%) Clustering
5 9 (4.79%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.19%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.19%) Replication
7 5 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.66%) Fat Client
7 5 (2.66%) FMCG
7 5 (2.66%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.66%) Thin Client
7 5 (2.66%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.13%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (1.60%) Linked Data
10 2 (1.06%) Derivative
10 2 (1.06%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.06%) Fintech
10 2 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 143 (76.06%) Windows
2 76 (40.43%) Windows Server
3 55 (29.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (27.13%) Linux
5 43 (22.87%) Windows 7
6 41 (21.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (12.77%) Windows 10
8 18 (9.57%) Unix
9 15 (7.98%) Ubuntu
9 15 (7.98%) Windows 8
10 12 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (5.85%) Debian
11 11 (5.85%) Mac OS X
11 11 (5.85%) NetWare
11 11 (5.85%) SUSE
12 7 (3.72%) Windows XP
13 6 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (2.66%) AIX
14 5 (2.66%) Solaris
15 3 (1.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (30.32%) ITIL
2 26 (13.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (12.77%) Patch Management
4 20 (10.64%) Business Continuity
4 20 (10.64%) Network Design
4 20 (10.64%) Time Management
5 18 (9.57%) Change Control
6 14 (7.45%) Migration
7 13 (6.91%) Change Management
7 13 (6.91%) Strategic Planning
7 13 (6.91%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 12 (6.38%) Presales
8 12 (6.38%) Virtual Environments
9 11 (5.85%) Document Management
9 11 (5.85%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 11 (5.85%) Problem Management
9 11 (5.85%) Quality Management
9 11 (5.85%) Server Patching
10 10 (5.32%) High Availability
11 8 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 62 (32.98%) SQL
2 47 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 13 (6.91%) VBScript
4 5 (2.66%) C
5 4 (2.13%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.60%) Java
7 2 (1.06%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.06%) Python
7 2 (1.06%) Ruby
8 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (15.43%) MCSE
3 22 (11.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 19 (10.11%) CCNA
4 19 (10.11%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (10.11%) MCSA
5 16 (8.51%) Degree
6 12 (6.38%) MCP
7 11 (5.85%) MCITP
8 5 (2.66%) HND
8 5 (2.66%) MCTS
9 4 (2.13%) CCA
9 4 (2.13%) CCNP
9 4 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.13%) VCAP
10 3 (1.60%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.06%) MCAD
11 2 (1.06%) NCDA
11 2 (1.06%) NCIE
11 2 (1.06%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.85%) SLA
2 6 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 174 (92.55%) Virtual Servers
2 150 (79.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 134 (71.28%) Active Directory
4 56 (29.79%) Hyper-V
5 30 (15.96%) vSphere
6 16 (8.51%) XenApp
7 13 (6.91%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (6.91%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (4.26%) NFS
9 6 (3.19%) Postfix
9 6 (3.19%) Squid
9 6 (3.19%) VMware Server
10 5 (2.66%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (2.66%) VMware ESX
11 4 (2.13%) GlusterFS
11 4 (2.13%) KVM
11 4 (2.13%) Xen
12 2 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 47 (25.00%) SCCM
2 14 (7.45%) SCOM
3 11 (5.85%) Backup Exec
3 11 (5.85%) EMC VPLEX
3 11 (5.85%) Nagios
3 11 (5.85%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 11 (5.85%) Simpana
4 8 (4.26%) Microsoft Clustering
5 7 (3.72%) WSUS
6 5 (2.66%) AirWatch
6 5 (2.66%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (2.13%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (2.13%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.60%) Puppet
9 2 (1.06%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.06%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 163 (86.70%) Microsoft
2 150 (79.79%) VMware
3 67 (35.64%) Cisco
4 40 (21.28%) Citrix
5 37 (19.68%) HP
6 24 (12.77%) CheckPoint
7 23 (12.23%) EMC
8 20 (10.64%) Mitel
9 19 (10.11%) SolarWinds
10 18 (9.57%) Red Hat
11 17 (9.04%) Riverbed
11 17 (9.04%) Siemens
12 15 (7.98%) NetApp
13 14 (7.45%) Dell
14 13 (6.91%) Google
15 11 (5.85%) CommVault
15 11 (5.85%) Novell
15 11 (5.85%) Oracle
16 10 (5.32%) arcserve
17 9 (4.79%) Veritas
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