Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Virtual Server
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 193 180
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 8 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.21% 0.53% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 1.77% 4.18% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 11
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% -21.25% +15.94%
10th Percentile £31,525 £28,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £52,500 £46,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +23.08% -16.13% +13.97%

Microsoft Virtual Server 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 Birmingham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 453 598 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 11.88% 12.66% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 374 412 400
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £59,250 £57,500 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year +7.14% -0.71% -0.70%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in Birmingham

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in Birmingham

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Virtual Server in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (62.50%) NetApp
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) MCSE
3 5 (62.50%) MCSA
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) VBScript
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) SCCM
5 3 (37.50%) SCOM
5 3 (37.50%) Capita
5 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (37.50%) Sophos

Microsoft Virtual Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) IaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) NaaS
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) NetBackup Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Storage Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Storage and Backup Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Storage Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCSA
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (25.00%) SCDPM
2 2 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) NetApp
3 3 (37.50%) Capita
3 3 (37.50%) Sophos
4 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (25.00%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat