Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Desktop
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 - 251
Rank change year-on-year - +251 +22
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Desktop 15 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.29% - 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 2.11% - 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 3
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 - £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 - £34,600
90th Percentile £52,500 - £53,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,457
% change year-on-year +11.11% +11.23% -10.10%

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 711 611 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.83% 10.98% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 616 527 705
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +1.45%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,865 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +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
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram 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 20 July 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
Derbyshire - 5 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £30,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £42,500 -
Leicestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Virtual Desktop
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (80.00%) MCSE
3 12 (80.00%) MCSA
4 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (60.00%) Citrix
5 9 (60.00%) VMware
5 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (60.00%) Presales
6 8 (53.33%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (53.33%) Office 365
6 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (53.33%) SCVMM
7 7 (46.67%) CCNA
7 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (46.67%) Windows
7 7 (46.67%) LAN
7 7 (46.67%) WAN
8 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 6 (40.00%) SCCM
9 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
9 5 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 5 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 5 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
9 5 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (33.33%) XenApp

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:

Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (53.33%) Office 365
2 5 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) LAN
1 7 (46.67%) WAN
2 5 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 3 (20.00%) VLAN
4 3 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Azure Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) ICT Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) ICT Support
2 4 (26.67%) ICT Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) IT Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) IT Support
2 4 (26.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Private Cloud
1 5 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Presales
2 5 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
2 5 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 5 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 5 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (33.33%) Product Management
2 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
4 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) People Management
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) VB
1 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (80.00%) MCSA
2 12 (80.00%) MCSE
3 7 (46.67%) CCNA
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (26.67%) CCIE
4 4 (26.67%) CCNP
4 4 (26.67%) MCSD
4 4 (26.67%) MOS
5 3 (20.00%) CISSP
5 3 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (20.00%) JNCIA
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (53.33%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (33.33%) XenApp
5 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) SCVMM
2 6 (40.00%) SCCM
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (33.33%) SCDPM
3 5 (33.33%) SCOrch
3 5 (33.33%) SCSM
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Citrix
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Capita
4 3 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) Mitel