The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank - 93 99
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 0 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 1.02% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category - 6.96% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 2
Median salary - £25,500 £54,375
Median salary % change year-on-year - -53.10%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% -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 Essex with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 108 158 216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 10.56% 14.64% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 74 118 159
Median salary £45,000 £28,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.71% -37.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in Essex