Period
to 15 December 2019

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 15 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Servers
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 244 306 324
Rank change year-on-year +62 +18 +2
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 23 20 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.35% 0.20% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 2.06% 1.23% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 31
East of England median annual salary £27,000 £31,200 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.46% -30.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,882 £33,000
90th Percentile £37,500 £46,563 £67,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -11.11%

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 1,116 1,629 1,559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.05% 16.59% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 914 1,211 1,274
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,075 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

Virtual Servers
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Virtual Servers as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Virtual Servers in the East of England

Virtual Servers
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Servers in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 December 2019.

Salary histogram 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 15 December 2019. 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
Hertfordshire +50 10 £35,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +41 5 £25,000 -44.44%
Norfolk -4 4 £35,000 -20.00% 1
Essex +13 3 £27,000 +20.54% 2
Suffolk - 1 £22,500 -
Virtual Servers
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Virtual Servers.

1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
3 16 (69.57%) Windows Server
4 15 (65.22%) VMware
4 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
6 12 (52.17%) Linux
7 10 (43.48%) LAN
7 10 (43.48%) WAN
8 9 (39.13%) Dell
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
9 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
10 6 (26.09%) MCP
11 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
11 5 (21.74%) DHCP
11 5 (21.74%) MCSA
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
11 5 (21.74%) DNS
11 5 (21.74%) SAN
11 5 (21.74%) Mac OS X
11 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (21.74%) Office 365
12 4 (17.39%) Android
12 4 (17.39%) CentOS
12 4 (17.39%) Mac OS
12 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (17.39%) Server Virtualisation
12 4 (17.39%) ZABBIX
12 4 (17.39%) SCCM

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 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 3 (13.04%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) LAN
1 10 (43.48%) WAN
2 5 (21.74%) DHCP
2 5 (21.74%) DNS
2 5 (21.74%) SAN
3 4 (17.39%) SMTP
4 3 (13.04%) Wireless
4 3 (13.04%) WLAN
5 2 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) IT Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) IT Support
2 5 (21.74%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) Junior
3 4 (17.39%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Technician
4 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Server Technician
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Development Officer
6 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Officer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (13.04%) NHS
4 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Windows Server
3 12 (52.17%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) Mac OS X
5 4 (17.39%) Android
5 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
5 4 (17.39%) CentOS
5 4 (17.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 4 (17.39%) Proactive Maintenance
1 4 (17.39%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) MCP
2 5 (21.74%) MCSA
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
1 4 (17.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) VMware
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) Dell
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) Supermicro