Period
to 17 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Servers
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 148 229 307
Rank change year-on-year +81 +78 +3
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 6 25 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.25% 0.40% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 1.49% 2.41% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 5
Median annual salary £35,000 £27,000 £22,400
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.63% +20.54% -50.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,250 £21,779
90th Percentile £43,125 £41,250 £61,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +5.88%

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 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 402 1,037 1,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.06% 16.77% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 317 864 1,244
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,663 £23,000
90th Percentile £71,750 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

Virtual Servers
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Servers in the East of England

Virtual Servers
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Virtual Servers in the East of England

Virtual Servers
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 Virtual Servers within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Cambridgeshire +56 4 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Hertfordshire +67 1 £35,000 - 2
Suffolk +34 1 £47,500 +111.11%
Virtual Servers
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Virtual Servers.

1 4 (66.67%) Avaya
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2019
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008

Virtual Servers
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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam