Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Virtual Servers skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Servers over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Servers
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 241 305
Rank change year-on-year -10 +64 +5
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 4 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.061% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 1.57% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 15
Berkshire median annual salary £48,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.71% +13.33% -0.66%
10th Percentile £46,375 £31,250 £26,100
90th Percentile £52,125 £46,000 £68,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -1.73%

Virtual Servers is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,198 953 1,388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.22% 14.79% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 912 825 1,182
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £26,275 £23,000 £27,025
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

Virtual Servers
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Virtual Servers as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Servers in Berkshire

Virtual Servers
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Virtual Servers in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Virtual Servers in Berkshire

Virtual Servers
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Servers within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wokingham -9 3 £47,500 +28.38%
Bracknell - 1 £50,000 -
Virtual Servers
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing Virtual Servers also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Virtual Servers.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
3 2 (50.00%) WMI
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) MSI
3 2 (50.00%) MOF
3 2 (50.00%) AdminStudio
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) Client/Server

Virtual Servers
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) AdminStudio
1 2 (50.00%) MSI
1 2 (50.00%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) MOF
1 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (50.00%) Power Management
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (50.00%) Security Patching
1 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) WMI
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix