The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 92 99 85
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.53% 0.076% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 4.24% 0.70% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £29,023 £32,500 £17,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.69% +83.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Microsoft Virtual Server
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

System Software Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
165 143 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.60% 10.80% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 153 130 115
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the Wales region.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in Wales

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Wales - 4 £29,023 -
South Wales -1 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Microsoft Virtual Server
UK

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Content Management
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (50.00%) RIA
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2000
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
3 3 (37.50%) Clustering
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (37.50%) MCP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Change Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (50.00%) RIA
2 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Content Management
1 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) Sophos