Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Servers
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 164 167
Rank change year-on-year -30 +3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 6 15 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 0.41% 0.73%
As % of the System Software category 1.08% 4.00% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 30
Birmingham median annual salary £32,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.69% +3.75% +26.98%
10th Percentile £24,000 £28,250 £28,175
90th Percentile £43,125 £56,000 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.64% +3.75% +26.98%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 554 375 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.88% 10.14% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 353 282 435
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,100 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £62,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +11.94%

Virtual Servers
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Servers in Birmingham

Virtual Servers
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Virtual Servers in Birmingham

Virtual Servers
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Servers in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Virtual Servers in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Virtual Servers.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3

Virtual Servers
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NaaS
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VCP5
1 1 (16.67%) VCP6
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) VMware