Period
to 20 November 2018

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

Virtual Servers
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 313 319 318
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 19 42 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.19% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 1.14% 2.69% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 32
East of England median annual salary £22,400 £45,000 £47,200
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.22% -4.66% +34.86%
10th Percentile £21,779 £32,700 £32,500
90th Percentile £43,375 £67,500 £63,625
England median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% -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 1,670 1,561 1,385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.36% 12.92% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,251 1,292 1,130
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +9.09%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,225 £64,061
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 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
Hertfordshire +26 14 - - 2
Essex - 4 £22,400 -
Norfolk -13 1 £43,750 -2.78%
Virtual Servers
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
3 15 (78.95%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (73.68%) LAN
4 14 (73.68%) SLA
4 14 (73.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (73.68%) Change Management
4 14 (73.68%) Management Information System
4 14 (73.68%) Wireless
4 14 (73.68%) Data Centre
5 13 (68.42%) Internet
5 13 (68.42%) TCP/IP
6 12 (63.16%) Client/Server
6 12 (63.16%) MCP
6 12 (63.16%) Ethernet
6 12 (63.16%) A+ Certification
6 12 (63.16%) Lotus
6 12 (63.16%) Apple
6 12 (63.16%) IBM Notes
6 12 (63.16%) MCSE
6 12 (63.16%) MCSA
6 12 (63.16%) Java
6 12 (63.16%) Oracle
6 12 (63.16%) Remedy
6 12 (63.16%) Blackberry
6 12 (63.16%) Citrix
6 12 (63.16%) Identity Management
6 12 (63.16%) Finance
6 12 (63.16%) Validation
6 12 (63.16%) Network+ Certification

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 12 (63.16%) IBM Notes
2 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) LAN
1 14 (73.68%) Wireless
2 13 (68.42%) Internet
2 13 (68.42%) TCP/IP
3 12 (63.16%) Ethernet
4 3 (15.79%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) Firewall
5 2 (10.53%) DHCP
5 2 (10.53%) NAS
5 2 (10.53%) Network Security
5 2 (10.53%) SAN
5 2 (10.53%) Skype
5 2 (10.53%) VoIP
5 2 (10.53%) WAN
6 1 (5.26%) SSL
6 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Back Office
4 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Deskside Engineer
1 12 (63.16%) Desktop Support
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) IT Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Data Centre
1 14 (73.68%) Management Information System
2 12 (63.16%) Blackberry
2 12 (63.16%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.53%) Handset
3 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Apple iOS
2 12 (63.16%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Change Management
2 12 (63.16%) Identity Management
2 12 (63.16%) Server Management
2 12 (63.16%) Time Management
2 12 (63.16%) Validation
3 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Decision-Making
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.53%) ITSM
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (10.53%) Organisational Learning
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (63.16%) A+ Certification
2 12 (63.16%) ACDT
2 12 (63.16%) ACHDS
2 12 (63.16%) ACTC
2 12 (63.16%) MCDST
2 12 (63.16%) MCP
2 12 (63.16%) MCSA
2 12 (63.16%) MCSE
2 12 (63.16%) MCSM
2 12 (63.16%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (73.68%) SLA
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Firmware
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Apple
1 12 (63.16%) Citrix
1 12 (63.16%) Lotus
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
1 12 (63.16%) Remedy
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Mitel
4 1 (5.26%) EMC