Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Servers
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 326 353
Rank change year-on-year +1 +27 +48
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 26 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.098% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 1.65% 0.71% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 27
City of London median annual salary £50,750 £62,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.80% -19.35% +86.75%
10th Percentile £26,500 £53,750 £39,300
90th Percentile £89,300 £72,875 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% -11.54% +54.76%

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 the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,576 1,406 1,581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.41% 13.81% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,465 1,277 1,450
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.15% +1.90% +10.53%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £82,250 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £58,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.50% - +5.26%

Virtual Servers
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Virtual Servers as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Servers in the City of London

Virtual Servers
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Virtual Servers in the City of London

Virtual Servers
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Servers in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Virtual Servers in the City of London

Virtual Servers
Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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
London Bridge - 1 £51,500 -
Virtual Servers
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for Virtual Servers.

1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Firewall
3 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
4 14 (53.85%) VMware
4 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
7 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Office
8 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
8 9 (34.62%) Office 365
9 8 (30.77%) DevOps
9 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
9 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 8 (30.77%) Citrix
9 8 (30.77%) Cisco
9 8 (30.77%) Wireless
10 7 (26.92%) Finance
10 7 (26.92%) Law
10 7 (26.92%) Linux
10 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (26.92%) Veeam
10 7 (26.92%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
11 6 (23.08%) Server Virtualisation
12 5 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
12 5 (19.23%) Open Source
12 5 (19.23%) Windows 8
12 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (19.23%) ITIL

Virtual Servers
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) nginx
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
2 7 (26.92%) Azure Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) Firewall
2 8 (30.77%) Wireless
3 4 (15.38%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) VLAN
3 4 (15.38%) VPN
3 4 (15.38%) WLAN
4 3 (11.54%) Internet
4 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
4 3 (11.54%) LAN
4 3 (11.54%) SAN
4 3 (11.54%) WAN
5 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.85%) DHCP
6 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.85%) Skype
6 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
1 7 (26.92%) Law
2 4 (15.38%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Private Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) IT Support
3 4 (15.38%) Active Directory Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Head of Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) Head of IT
3 4 (15.38%) Head of IT Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
1 4 (15.38%) JSON
1 4 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) iPhone
3 3 (11.54%) Replication
3 3 (11.54%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 7 (26.92%) Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 8
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (7.69%) Unix
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) DevOps
2 6 (23.08%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Open Source
3 5 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Management
4 4 (15.38%) Server Building
4 4 (15.38%) Supplier Management
5 3 (11.54%) Customer-Centricity
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
5 3 (11.54%) OpenUP
5 3 (11.54%) Runbook
5 3 (11.54%) Workflow
6 2 (7.69%) Data Management
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
2 4 (15.38%) PHP
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) C
4 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
5 3 (11.54%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (11.54%) vSphere
6 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Backup Exec
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) vCenter Server
3 2 (7.69%) Nagios
3 2 (7.69%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.85%) Puppet
4 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
3 8 (30.77%) Citrix
4 7 (26.92%) Veeam
5 3 (11.54%) Dell
5 3 (11.54%) EqualLogic
5 3 (11.54%) Wyse
6 1 (3.85%) Mitel
6 1 (3.85%) Polycom
6 1 (3.85%) Sonus
6 1 (3.85%) Sophos