The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 105 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.15% 0.078% -
As % of the System Software category 1.27% 0.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £29,023 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,852 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.72% -
System Software Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
157 134 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.65% 10.45% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 144 120 92
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £42,500 £55,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Microsoft Virtual Server
UK

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 30 July 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
South Wales -2 1 - -
West Wales - 1 £29,023 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
UK

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Change Control
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 3 (50.00%) Remedy
4 3 (50.00%) Sophos
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) WSUS
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) MCP
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Clustering
6 1 (16.67%) NetBackup

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) WSUS
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Remedy
3 3 (50.00%) Sophos
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec