Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Virtual Desktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Desktop over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Desktop
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 - 252
Rank change year-on-year - +252 -
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Desktop 5 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.10% - 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 0.74% - 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 - £45,000
10th Percentile £38,250 - £34,600
90th Percentile £47,750 - £53,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.57% +15.00% -5.88%

Virtual Desktop 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 East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 680 593 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.25% 11.67% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 571 509 675
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Virtual Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Virtual Desktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Desktop in the East Midlands

Virtual Desktop
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Virtual Desktop in the East Midlands

Virtual Desktop
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Leicestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £45,000 -
Virtual Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Virtual Desktop.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) SCVMM
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Mitel
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS

Virtual Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (40.00%) JNCIA
2 2 (40.00%) MCSA
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Mitel