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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Virtual Server
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 131 123
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 6 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.31% 0.51% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 2.70% 3.86% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 7
Median salary £40,250 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,625 £52,500 £44,800
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -13.29% +1.76%  

Microsoft Virtual Server is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 222 311 253
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 11.32% 13.18% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 393 449 632
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,270 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,250 £57,650
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Virtual Server in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (70.00%) MCSE
4 7 (70.00%) MCSA
4 7 (70.00%) ITIL
4 7 (70.00%) NetApp
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (50.00%) VBScript
6 5 (50.00%) Linux
6 5 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (30.00%) SCCM
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) Office 365
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (20.00%) NCDA
8 2 (20.00%) NCIE
8 2 (20.00%) Time Management
8 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
3 1 (10.00%) IaaS
3 1 (10.00%) PaaS
3 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) IPv4
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Network Technician
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) BCP
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) DNA
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Network Management
5 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) Server Patching
5 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (50.00%) VBScript
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) MCSA
1 7 (70.00%) MCSE
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (20.00%) NCDA
3 2 (20.00%) NCIE
3 2 (20.00%) NCSA
4 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
4 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) NetApp
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Apple
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (10.00%) Sophos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago