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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 224 207 219
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 11 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.70% 1.78% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 11
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +44.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,250 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,800 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +1.44%
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
647 505 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.46% 9.94% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 485 403 593
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,264 £54,000
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 in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region 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 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 6 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham -12 8 £32,500 -18.75%
Walsall - 2 £32,500 -
Dudley - 1 £32,500 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 29 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 27 (93.10%) VMware
2 27 (93.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (89.66%) Active Directory
4 25 (86.21%) Windows
5 24 (82.76%) Windows Server
6 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
7 19 (65.52%) SCCM
7 19 (65.52%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (58.62%) Enterprise Storage
8 17 (58.62%) DHCP
8 17 (58.62%) DNS
9 15 (51.72%) Data Centre
10 14 (48.28%) SQL
11 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
11 13 (44.83%) Office 365
12 12 (41.38%) SolarWinds
12 12 (41.38%) Cisco
13 11 (37.93%) ITIL
13 11 (37.93%) Patch Management
13 11 (37.93%) Server Patching
13 11 (37.93%) Infrastructure Monitoring
14 9 (31.03%) Problem Management
15 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
15 7 (24.14%) MCSE
15 7 (24.14%) MCSA
15 7 (24.14%) Service Management
15 7 (24.14%) Change Management
15 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (44.83%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) DHCP
1 17 (58.62%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.45%) DMZ
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Support Engineer
3 12 (41.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 12 (41.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (31.03%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (24.14%) Storage Engineer
6 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 4 (13.79%) Principal Engineer
8 4 (13.79%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (10.34%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (10.34%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (10.34%) IT Engineer
9 3 (10.34%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (10.34%) Server Engineer
10 2 (6.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 2 (6.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (6.90%) Active Directory Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (58.62%) Enterprise Storage
2 15 (51.72%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 24 (82.76%) Windows Server
3 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
1 11 (37.93%) Patch Management
1 11 (37.93%) Server Patching
2 9 (31.03%) Problem Management
3 7 (24.14%) Change Management
3 7 (24.14%) Service Management
4 4 (13.79%) Remediation Plan
5 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.34%) Presales
5 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
5 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.45%) Network Management
6 1 (3.45%) Operations Management
6 1 (3.45%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) MCSA
1 7 (24.14%) MCSE
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.34%) MCITP
4 1 (3.45%) NCDA
4 1 (3.45%) NCIE
4 1 (3.45%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 27 (93.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (89.66%) Active Directory
4 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (65.52%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) SCOM
3 3 (10.34%) WSUS
4 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) VMware
2 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) Cisco
3 12 (41.38%) SolarWinds
4 6 (20.69%) NetApp
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) CommVault
7 1 (3.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.45%) HP