The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Virtual Server
UK / England
Rank 802 837 858
Rank change year-on-year +35 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 35 92 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.044% 0.095% 0.078%
As % of the System Software category 0.36% 0.77% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 32 84 60
Median salary £41,517 £39,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.45% -15.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.85%  

Microsoft Virtual Server is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 9680 11920 12691
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.13% 12.31% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8112 10089 10596
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Virtual Server in England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +56 16 £46,500 -15.45% 2
South East +76 8 £40,000 -17.52% 3
West Midlands +29 4 £35,250 +13.70%
North West -12 3 £32,000 -13.51% 1
Yorkshire +11 2 £35,000 -10.25% 1
East of England +13 1 £29,500 +15.68% 1
North East - 1 £17,000 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
UK

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 107 (89.92%) Virtual Servers
2 95 (79.83%) VMware
2 95 (79.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (77.31%) Microsoft
4 88 (73.95%) Windows
5 78 (65.55%) Active Directory
6 43 (36.13%) MS Excel
7 42 (35.29%) Windows Server
8 40 (33.61%) Linux
8 40 (33.61%) SQL Server
8 40 (33.61%) ITIL
9 39 (32.77%) SQL
10 38 (31.93%) MS Exchange
11 34 (28.57%) IIS
12 33 (27.73%) Firewall
13 30 (25.21%) DNS
13 30 (25.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 29 (24.37%) Cisco
15 27 (22.69%) Hyper-V
16 26 (21.85%) Tomcat
17 25 (21.01%) Office 365
17 25 (21.01%) Microsoft Azure
18 24 (20.17%) vSphere
18 24 (20.17%) DHCP
19 23 (19.33%) Windows 7
20 22 (18.49%) EMC
20 22 (18.49%) SCCM
21 21 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
21 21 (17.65%) Citrix
21 21 (17.65%) LAN

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in 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 38 (31.93%) MS Exchange
2 34 (28.57%) IIS
3 26 (21.85%) Tomcat
4 18 (15.13%) Apache
5 16 (13.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (11.76%) Alfresco
7 10 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (6.72%) Skype for Business
9 7 (5.88%) SharePoint
10 6 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (2.52%) WebSphere
12 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.84%) Moodle
13 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 43 (36.13%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.24%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.01%) Microsoft Azure
1 25 (21.01%) Office 365
2 14 (11.76%) G Suite
3 8 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (3.36%) IaaS
5 4 (3.36%) SaaS
6 3 (2.52%) PaaS
7 2 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (27.73%) Firewall
2 30 (25.21%) DNS
3 24 (20.17%) DHCP
4 21 (17.65%) LAN
5 20 (16.81%) WAN
6 16 (13.45%) SAN
6 16 (13.45%) Wireless
7 14 (11.76%) NetScaler
8 12 (10.08%) Cisco IPT
8 12 (10.08%) IP Telephony
8 12 (10.08%) SNMP
8 12 (10.08%) Telepresence
8 12 (10.08%) WLAN
9 11 (9.24%) VLAN
9 11 (9.24%) VPN
10 4 (3.36%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (3.36%) TCP/IP
11 3 (2.52%) Internet
11 3 (2.52%) LDAP
11 3 (2.52%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (33.61%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.13%) MySQL
3 16 (13.45%) Oracle Database
4 14 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.20%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.68%) MS Access
8 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.84%) Power BI
9 1 (0.84%) Redis
9 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.68%) Subversion
1 2 (1.68%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (10.08%) Finance
2 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.52%) Automotive
3 3 (2.52%) Marketing
4 1 (0.84%) Advertising
4 1 (0.84%) Back Office
4 1 (0.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (18.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (16.81%) Analyst
3 16 (13.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 16 (13.45%) Network Engineer
4 14 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 13 (10.92%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (10.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 12 (10.08%) Support Analyst
6 12 (10.08%) Unix Specialist
7 9 (7.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (7.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Administrator
8 8 (6.72%) IT Engineer
9 6 (5.04%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (5.04%) VMware Engineer
10 5 (4.20%) Architect
10 5 (4.20%) Consultant
10 5 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.20%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.61%) .NET
2 7 (5.88%) Web Services
3 3 (2.52%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.84%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 16 (13.45%) EMC VNX
3 7 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.20%) Fat Client
4 5 (4.20%) Linked Data
4 5 (4.20%) Thin Client
5 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (3.36%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.52%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.68%) Derivative
7 2 (1.68%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.68%) Replication
8 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.84%) Clustering
8 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.84%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.84%) Fintech
8 1 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 88 (73.95%) Windows
2 42 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 40 (33.61%) Linux
4 30 (25.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (19.33%) Windows 7
6 21 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (15.13%) Unix
8 16 (13.45%) Windows 10
9 14 (11.76%) Debian
9 14 (11.76%) Mac OS X
9 14 (11.76%) NetWare
9 14 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (11.76%) SUSE
9 14 (11.76%) Ubuntu
10 5 (4.20%) Windows 8
11 4 (3.36%) Windows Phone
11 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (2.52%) Android
12 3 (2.52%) Solaris
13 2 (1.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.61%) ITIL
2 19 (15.97%) Business Continuity
3 16 (13.45%) Strategic Planning
3 16 (13.45%) Time Management
4 15 (12.61%) Change Control
5 14 (11.76%) Document Management
5 14 (11.76%) Quality Management
5 14 (11.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 12 (10.08%) Network Design
7 11 (9.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (9.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (9.24%) Patch Management
7 11 (9.24%) Presales
8 10 (8.40%) PRINCE2
8 10 (8.40%) Project Management
9 8 (6.72%) Change Management
10 7 (5.88%) Migration
11 6 (5.04%) Virtual Environments
12 5 (4.20%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (4.20%) Application Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 39 (32.77%) SQL
2 15 (12.61%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.04%) C
4 5 (4.20%) Java
5 4 (3.36%) VBScript
6 3 (2.52%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.52%) Python
7 2 (1.68%) Ruby
7 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.84%) C#
8 1 (0.84%) C++
8 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.56%) MCSE
3 7 (5.88%) MCSA
4 5 (4.20%) CCNA
4 5 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.36%) MCP
5 4 (3.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.52%) Degree
7 2 (1.68%) MCAD
7 2 (1.68%) MCITP
7 2 (1.68%) MCTS
7 2 (1.68%) NCDA
7 2 (1.68%) NCIE
7 2 (1.68%) NCSA
8 1 (0.84%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.72%) SLA
2 3 (2.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 107 (89.92%) Virtual Servers
2 95 (79.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (65.55%) Active Directory
4 27 (22.69%) Hyper-V
5 24 (20.17%) vSphere
6 16 (13.45%) XenApp
7 10 (8.40%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (5.88%) VMware Server
9 5 (4.20%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.68%) Postfix
10 2 (1.68%) Squid
11 1 (0.84%) KVM
11 1 (0.84%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.84%) Xen
11 1 (0.84%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (18.49%) SCCM
2 14 (11.76%) EMC VPLEX
2 14 (11.76%) Nagios
2 14 (11.76%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 14 (11.76%) Simpana
3 6 (5.04%) SCOM
4 4 (3.36%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.68%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.84%) Puppet
6 1 (0.84%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.84%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 95 (79.83%) VMware
2 92 (77.31%) Microsoft
3 29 (24.37%) Cisco
4 22 (18.49%) EMC
5 21 (17.65%) Citrix
6 19 (15.97%) HP
7 17 (14.29%) Oracle
8 16 (13.45%) Google
8 16 (13.45%) Red Hat
9 14 (11.76%) CommVault
9 14 (11.76%) Mitel
9 14 (11.76%) Novell
10 12 (10.08%) CheckPoint
10 12 (10.08%) Riverbed
10 12 (10.08%) Siemens
11 7 (5.88%) Dell
11 7 (5.88%) SolarWinds
12 6 (5.04%) Apple
13 5 (4.20%) NetApp
14 3 (2.52%) Avaya
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