The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 204 188 194
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 6 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.18% 0.080%
As % of the System Software category 1.24% 1.81% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 1
Average salary £40,750 £33,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.64% -25.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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

System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
482 497 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.96% 9.97% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 394 439 541
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
Birmingham -15 4 £42,500 +24.08%
Staffordshire - 2 £33,250 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 18 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
3 16 (88.89%) VMware
3 16 (88.89%) MS Exchange
3 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (55.56%) Office 365
7 9 (50.00%) DNS
7 9 (50.00%) LAN
7 9 (50.00%) DHCP
8 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
8 7 (38.89%) VMware ESX
8 7 (38.89%) Clustering
8 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (33.33%) Android
9 6 (33.33%) Network Management
9 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
9 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
9 6 (33.33%) Wireless
9 6 (33.33%) Apple
10 5 (27.78%) Dell
10 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
10 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 16 (88.89%) MS Exchange
1 16 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) DNS
1 9 (50.00%) LAN
1 9 (50.00%) DHCP
2 6 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security
4 2 (11.11%) SMTP
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 3 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Network Technician
3 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Wintel Architect
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Clustering
2 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (22.22%) Blackberry
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (33.33%) Android
6 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.56%) Linux
7 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Network Management
1 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) VBScript
1 3 (16.67%) VB
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (22.22%) MCP
3 2 (11.11%) MCSA
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 18 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (38.89%) VMware ESX
4 4 (22.22%) Terminal Services
5 3 (16.67%) vSphere
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
2 4 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 4 (22.22%) ARCserve
2 4 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Apple
4 5 (27.78%) Dell
5 4 (22.22%) Symantec
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix
6 3 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (16.67%) IBM
7 2 (11.11%) Cisco
8 1 (5.56%) Avaya
8 1 (5.56%) CommVault
8 1 (5.56%) Twitter
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