Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Servers
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 173 192
Rank change year-on-year -19 +19 -15
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 2 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.055% 0.67% 0.62%
As % of the System Software category 0.36% 5.63% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 29
Birmingham median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.13% +23.08% -22.62%
10th Percentile £41,475 £24,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £44,425 £50,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £34,500 £37,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -6.76% +13.85% -26.97%

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 549 462 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.12% 11.90% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 373 381 434
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £24,600 £25,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

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

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) VMware