Period
to 24 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Servers
London > Central London
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 234 341 361
Rank change year-on-year +107 +20 +13
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 3 11 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.060% 0.095% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.31% 0.53% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 15
Median annual salary £62,000 £62,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +34.78% +2.22%
10th Percentile £60,800 £34,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £63,600 £67,500 £88,900
London median annual salary £53,750 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.52% +15.00% +11.11%

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 Central London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 964 2,079 2,184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.21% 18.00% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 832 1,882 1,968
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £27,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,675 £95,000 £95,000
London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Virtual Servers
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Virtual Servers as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Servers in Central London

Virtual Servers
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Virtual Servers in Central London.

Salary trend for Virtual Servers in Central London

Virtual Servers
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Servers within the Central London region over the 6 months to 24 January 2021. 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
City of London +81 3 £62,000 -
Virtual Servers
London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Virtual Servers.

1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) OneDrive
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) DFS Replication

Virtual Servers
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure
1 1 (33.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) DFS Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Nimble Storage