The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 236 216 223
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 17 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.055% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 1.88% 0.56% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 7
Average salary £32,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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 Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
903 533 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.55% 9.82% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 686 427 476
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
West Yorkshire -21 10 £32,000 -
North Yorkshire - 7 £35,000 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 33 (97.06%) Active Directory
2 27 (79.41%) Windows
3 25 (73.53%) ITIL
3 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
4 24 (70.59%) VMware
4 24 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 11 (32.35%) Linux
7 9 (26.47%) UNIX
7 9 (26.47%) MS Project
7 9 (26.47%) Enterprise Storage
7 9 (26.47%) VMware ESX
8 7 (20.59%) XenApp
8 7 (20.59%) Citrix
9 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (14.71%) Migration
10 5 (14.71%) Lotus
10 5 (14.71%) Finance
10 5 (14.71%) IBM Notes
11 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
11 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
12 3 (8.82%) Symantec
12 3 (8.82%) MCSE
12 3 (8.82%) LAN
12 3 (8.82%) WAN
12 3 (8.82%) SQL Server

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 17 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (14.71%) IBM Notes
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Project
2 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) LAN
1 3 (8.82%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Project Engineer
1 9 (26.47%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Messaging Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) IT Support
6 1 (2.94%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.94%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (8.82%) Statistics
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 27 (79.41%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Linux
3 9 (26.47%) UNIX
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Migration
3 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.88%) Release Management
3 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) MCSE
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 33 (97.06%) Active Directory
2 24 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (26.47%) VMware ESX
4 7 (20.59%) XenApp
5 2 (5.88%) vSphere
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 24 (70.59%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) Citrix
4 5 (14.71%) Lotus
5 3 (8.82%) Symantec
5 3 (8.82%) Veeam
6 2 (5.88%) Acronis
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco
6 2 (5.88%) LANDesk
6 2 (5.88%) Red Hat