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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 860 812 885
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +73
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 91 129 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.12% 0.062%
As % of the System Software category 0.75% 0.99% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 76 97 56
Average salary £36,250 £47,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.68% +27.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.40%

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
12147 12987 10844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.97% 12.42% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10318 10968 8957
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -40 79 £35,000 -26.31% 9
London -33 24 £57,500 +15.00% 4
South East -13 12 £47,500 +13.09% 1
Yorkshire +12 11 £32,500 - 1
East of England +5 11 £25,500 -52.55%
Essex -1 8 £25,500 -52.55%
Leeds - 8 £33,750 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £33,750 -
Surrey +9 7 £47,500 +26.66%
North West - 7 £34,000 - 1
Lancashire - 7 £34,000 -
Preston - 7 £34,000 -
East Midlands -2 6 £28,000 +16.66%
South West -13 6 £32,500 +16.07% 1
Guildford - 6 £48,750 -
Nottinghamshire +7 4 - -
Berkshire +5 4 £27,500 -50.00% 1
Nottingham +2 4 - -
Chippenham - 4 £32,500 - 1
Basildon - 4 £25,500 -
Wiltshire - 4 £32,500 - 1
South Wales - 4 - - 1
Cardiff - 4 - - 1
Wales - 4 - - 1
City of London +46 3 £80,000 +60.00% 1
Reading +9 3 £27,500 -50.00% 1
North Yorkshire +9 3 £24,250 - 1
York +2 3 £24,250 -
West Midlands -24 2 £37,500 +74.41% 1
Witham - 2 £25,000 -

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Microsoft Virtual Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 123 (83.11%) Windows
1 123 (83.11%) Microsoft
2 108 (72.97%) Active Directory
2 108 (72.97%) VMware
2 108 (72.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (48.65%) Windows Server
3 72 (48.65%) MS Exchange
4 67 (45.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (41.89%) MS Excel
6 50 (33.78%) DNS
7 44 (29.73%) Firewall
8 42 (28.38%) Citrix
8 42 (28.38%) Hyper-V
9 41 (27.70%) Exchange Server 2010
10 40 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 39 (26.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 39 (26.35%) SQL Server
12 38 (25.68%) Windows Server 2003
13 37 (25.00%) SAN
14 36 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
15 34 (22.97%) DHCP
15 34 (22.97%) WAN
16 33 (22.30%) SQL
17 32 (21.62%) PowerShell
18 30 (20.27%) MCSE
19 28 (18.92%) Data Centre
20 26 (17.57%) Cisco
21 25 (16.89%) MS Office
22 24 (16.22%) ITIL
23 23 (15.54%) VMware ESX

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Microsoft Virtual Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Virtual Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 72 (48.65%) MS Exchange
2 41 (27.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 22 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (6.08%) IIS
5 9 (6.08%) Lync
6 8 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (2.03%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.35%) Apache
9 1 (0.68%) CMS
9 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (41.89%) MS Excel
2 25 (16.89%) MS Office
3 14 (9.46%) MS Visio
4 11 (7.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Line 500
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.08%) Office 365
2 4 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (33.78%) DNS
2 44 (29.73%) Firewall
3 37 (25.00%) SAN
4 34 (22.97%) DHCP
4 34 (22.97%) WAN
5 21 (14.19%) LAN
5 21 (14.19%) TCP/IP
5 21 (14.19%) VPN
6 10 (6.76%) NAS
7 9 (6.08%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (4.73%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (4.73%) iSCSI
8 7 (4.73%) VoIP
8 7 (4.73%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (4.05%) Unified Communications
10 5 (3.38%) Internet
11 4 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (2.70%) NetScaler
12 3 (2.03%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (2.03%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (26.35%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.68%) MS Access
5 1 (0.68%) MySQL
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (4.05%) MSI
2 4 (2.70%) Subversion
3 2 (1.35%) GCC
General
1 17 (11.49%) Finance
2 10 (6.76%) Law
3 8 (5.41%) Retail
4 7 (4.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (4.05%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.03%) Automotive
6 3 (2.03%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (22.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (10.81%) Analyst
3 14 (9.46%) Support Engineer
4 12 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (6.76%) Architect
5 10 (6.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 10 (6.76%) IT Engineer
6 9 (6.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (6.08%) Administrator
6 9 (6.08%) Consultant
6 9 (6.08%) Support Analyst
7 8 (5.41%) Platform Architect
7 8 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.73%) Exchange Engineer
8 7 (4.73%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.73%) IT Manager
8 7 (4.73%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.05%) Network Support
9 6 (4.05%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.05%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.05%) .NET
2 3 (2.03%) CGI
2 3 (2.03%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (2.03%) XML
2 3 (2.03%) XML Messaging
3 2 (1.35%) HTML
4 1 (0.68%) HTML5
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.68%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.92%) Data Centre
2 23 (15.54%) Clustering
3 14 (9.46%) Fat Client
3 14 (9.46%) Thin Client
4 12 (8.11%) Replication
5 11 (7.43%) LPAR
6 8 (5.41%) Blackberry
7 7 (4.73%) Computer Science
7 7 (4.73%) FMCG
8 5 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Cloud
9 4 (2.70%) iSeries
9 4 (2.70%) Public Cloud
10 3 (2.03%) e-Learning
10 3 (2.03%) EMC VNX
10 3 (2.03%) EqualLogic
10 3 (2.03%) SWIFT
10 3 (2.03%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (2.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 123 (83.11%) Windows
2 72 (48.65%) Windows Server
3 67 (45.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (25.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (10.81%) Windows 7
7 15 (10.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (8.78%) Windows XP
9 12 (8.11%) CentOS
10 11 (7.43%) AIX
10 11 (7.43%) Linux
10 11 (7.43%) Solaris
10 11 (7.43%) Windows 8
11 5 (3.38%) Windows 2000
12 4 (2.70%) SUSE
12 4 (2.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (2.70%) Windows Vista
13 3 (2.03%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 24 (16.22%) ITIL
3 17 (11.49%) Problem Management
4 14 (9.46%) Change Management
5 11 (7.43%) High Availability
5 11 (7.43%) Service Management
6 10 (6.76%) Migration
6 10 (6.76%) Service Delivery
7 9 (6.08%) Incident Management
7 9 (6.08%) Infrastructure Management
7 9 (6.08%) Software Delivery
8 8 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (5.41%) Mentoring
9 7 (4.73%) ERP
9 7 (4.73%) Information Security
9 7 (4.73%) Portfolio Management
10 6 (4.05%) Network Design
10 6 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.05%) Server Building
10 6 (4.05%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.30%) SQL
2 32 (21.62%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.38%) Bash Shell
3 5 (3.38%) C#
4 4 (2.70%) C++
4 4 (2.70%) Korn
4 4 (2.70%) Perl
4 4 (2.70%) Python
5 3 (2.03%) VBScript
6 2 (1.35%) VB
7 1 (0.68%) C
7 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (20.27%) MCSE
3 21 (14.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (12.16%) MCP
5 17 (11.49%) Security Cleared
6 16 (10.81%) MCSA
7 13 (8.78%) Degree
8 11 (7.43%) CCNA
8 11 (7.43%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (7.43%) MCTS
9 9 (6.08%) DV Cleared
10 5 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (3.38%) MCITP
10 5 (3.38%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.35%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.68%) CCA
13 1 (0.68%) CCAA
13 1 (0.68%) CCEE
13 1 (0.68%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.41%) SLA
2 3 (2.03%) ISO15022
2 3 (2.03%) ISO20022
System Software
1 108 (72.97%) Active Directory
1 108 (72.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (28.38%) Hyper-V
3 23 (15.54%) VMware ESX
4 15 (10.14%) vSphere
4 15 (10.14%) XenApp
5 11 (7.43%) Xen
6 10 (6.76%) Terminal Services
7 7 (4.73%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (4.05%) XenDesktop
9 5 (3.38%) Firmware
10 4 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.70%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (15.54%) NetBackup
1 23 (15.54%) SCCM
2 13 (8.78%) Backup Exec
3 11 (7.43%) EMC NetWorker
3 11 (7.43%) Tivoli
3 11 (7.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (5.41%) WSUS
5 7 (4.73%) SCOM
6 6 (4.05%) vMotion
7 4 (2.70%) Puppet
8 3 (2.03%) Simpana
9 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.68%) EdgeSight
10 1 (0.68%) SCSM
10 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 123 (83.11%) Microsoft
2 108 (72.97%) VMware
3 42 (28.38%) Citrix
4 26 (17.57%) Cisco
5 22 (14.86%) HP
6 17 (11.49%) Oracle
7 16 (10.81%) CommVault
7 16 (10.81%) IBM
8 15 (10.14%) Symantec
9 11 (7.43%) Bloomberg
10 8 (5.41%) arcserve
10 8 (5.41%) Dell
11 7 (4.73%) Veeam
12 6 (4.05%) Red Hat
12 6 (4.05%) SonicWALL
13 5 (3.38%) EMC
14 4 (2.70%) Maconomy
14 4 (2.70%) Sage
14 4 (2.70%) SunGard
15 3 (2.03%) BT
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