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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 197 204 187
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 11 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.040% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 1.68% 0.36% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £21,500 £33,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.82% -18.29%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -1.33%
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
654 549 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.94% 11.02% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 589 458 444
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 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
Birmingham +2 10 £21,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £26,000 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (95.65%) Active Directory
3 21 (91.30%) VMware
3 21 (91.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (86.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (86.96%) MS Exchange
4 20 (86.96%) Hyper-V
4 20 (86.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (56.52%) Citrix
6 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (47.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2000
7 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (47.83%) VMware ESX
7 11 (47.83%) Clustering
7 11 (47.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (47.83%) Blackberry
7 11 (47.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (47.83%) MCP
8 10 (43.48%) XenApp
8 10 (43.48%) Change Control
9 9 (39.13%) Office 365
9 9 (39.13%) Network Management
9 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (39.13%) LAN
10 8 (34.78%) DHCP
10 8 (34.78%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 20 (86.96%) MS Exchange
1 20 (86.96%) Exchange Server 2007
1 20 (86.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (47.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2000
2 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) LAN
2 8 (34.78%) DHCP
2 8 (34.78%) DNS
2 8 (34.78%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Consultant
1 8 (34.78%) Wintel Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Network Technician
2 3 (13.04%) Support Technician
3 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) ICT Technician
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (4.35%) Wintel Architect
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Project Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Change Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Server Support
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Blackberry
1 11 (47.83%) Clustering
2 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (34.78%) Android
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (43.48%) Change Control
3 9 (39.13%) Network Management
4 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) VBScript
2 3 (13.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) MCP
1 11 (47.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) MCSA
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (95.65%) Active Directory
2 21 (91.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (86.96%) Hyper-V
4 11 (47.83%) VMware ESX
5 10 (43.48%) XenApp
6 3 (13.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (13.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) ARCserve
1 5 (21.74%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (21.74%) NetBackup
2 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (91.30%) VMware
3 13 (56.52%) Citrix
4 8 (34.78%) Apple
5 5 (21.74%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
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