Period
to 20 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 6 months to 20 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Virtual Server
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 173 234 286
Rank change year-on-year +61 +52 +79
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 8 9 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.23% 0.17% 0.071%
As % of the System Software category 1.50% 0.94% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 6
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,750 £33,250 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +37.59% -52.50% +64.71%
England median annual salary £44,500 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.11% -15.56% +5.88%

Microsoft Virtual Server 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 of England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 534 956 1,511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.03% 18.27% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 394 787 1,196
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -4.26%
75th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in the East of England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server in the East of England.

Salary trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in the East of England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 April 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
Essex - 7 £44,500 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £47,500 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 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 of England region with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
1 8 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) vSphere
2 7 (87.50%) Veeam
2 7 (87.50%) Azure
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (75.00%) Avaya
3 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) BMC
3 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 6 (75.00%) Google
3 6 (75.00%) Smartphone
3 6 (75.00%) Network Security
3 6 (75.00%) Android
3 6 (75.00%) PaperCut
3 6 (75.00%) Google Play
3 6 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (50.00%) Driving Licence
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 10

Microsoft Virtual Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (87.50%) Azure
2 7 (87.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Smartphone
2 4 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (50.00%) Organisational Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) Android
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Line Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) vSphere
3 6 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) PaperCut
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Veeam
3 6 (75.00%) Avaya
3 6 (75.00%) BMC
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) Google
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) Mitel