Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Servers
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 319 315 283
Rank change year-on-year -4 -32 +63
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 11 16 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.15% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 0.65% 1.08% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 38
City of London median annual salary £46,000 £62,500 £59,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.40% +5.49% +39.41%
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,300 £41,267
90th Percentile £88,750 £63,750 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% -14.29% +23.53%

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 1,703 1,484 1,230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.51% 14.18% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,545 1,385 1,114
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £80,875
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +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 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Virtual Servers in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Office 365
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Nortel
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) SAN
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) Google
4 4 (36.36%) VLAN
4 4 (36.36%) Replication
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Veeam
4 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (36.36%) Skype
4 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 4 (36.36%) Driving Licence

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 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (45.45%) Office 365
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (36.36%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (36.36%) SaaS
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
4 2 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (18.18%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) Skype
2 4 (36.36%) VLAN
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) IT Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Head of Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Head of IT
3 2 (18.18%) Head of IT Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Junior DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
1 4 (36.36%) Driving Licence
1 4 (36.36%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
2 4 (36.36%) Ticket Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 2 (18.18%) SIEM
3 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Availability Management
4 1 (9.09%) BCP
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Google
2 4 (36.36%) Nortel
2 4 (36.36%) Veeam
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) IronPort
3 2 (18.18%) Zscaler