The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 195 159 180
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +21
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 14 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.23% 0.057%
As % of the System Software category 2.14% 2.27% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 2
Average salary £32,500 £40,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.75% -5.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
653 353 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.39% 10.03% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 497 290 280
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Microsoft Virtual Server
Yorkshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Leeds -23 12 £32,500 -
Bradford - 2 £31,250 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
Yorkshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 14 (73.68%) MS Exchange
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 13 (68.42%) ITIL
4 12 (63.16%) VMware
4 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (57.89%) Linux
6 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
7 9 (47.37%) UNIX
7 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (26.32%) Migration
8 5 (26.32%) IBM Notes
8 5 (26.32%) Lotus
9 4 (21.05%) Citrix
9 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
9 4 (21.05%) XenApp
9 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (10.53%) Finance
11 2 (10.53%) Web Services
11 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
11 2 (10.53%) IIS
11 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
11 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (10.53%) Degree
11 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
11 2 (10.53%) LANDesk
11 2 (10.53%) Problem Management

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 14 (73.68%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (26.32%) IBM Notes
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Messaging Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.26%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) UNIX
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.53%) Release Management
3 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) XenApp
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Lotus
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.53%) LANDesk
5 2 (10.53%) Acronis