Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Servers
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 155 188 215
Rank change year-on-year +33 +27 -16
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 23 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.74% 0.40% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 4.41% 2.82% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 13
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -10.26%
10th Percentile £31,375 £27,500 £29,400
90th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £42,150
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 Leeds with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 522 674 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.88% 14.17% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 463 579 582
Leeds median annual salary £45,669 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.49% +8.43% +10.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,900
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,750 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.38% +3.90% +2.67%

Virtual Servers
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Virtual Servers as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Servers in Leeds

Virtual Servers
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Virtual Servers in Leeds

Virtual Servers
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Servers in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Virtual Servers in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Virtual Servers.

1 22 (95.65%) VMware
1 22 (95.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (52.17%) PowerShell
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
3 11 (47.83%) Windows
4 10 (43.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 10 (43.48%) Server Management
5 9 (39.13%) Security Monitoring
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
5 9 (39.13%) Migration
5 9 (39.13%) SCCM
6 8 (34.78%) SQL
6 8 (34.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (30.43%) Patch Management
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (30.43%) MCSA
7 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
7 7 (30.43%) Qualys
7 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (26.09%) Network Management
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (26.09%) MCSE
9 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (21.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012

Virtual Servers
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (21.74%) IIS
2 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (21.74%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
1 4 (17.39%) SMTP
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) IT Support
2 7 (30.43%) Messaging Specialist
2 7 (30.43%) Messaging Support
2 7 (30.43%) Support Specialist
3 6 (26.09%) Exchange Specialist
3 6 (26.09%) Exchange Support
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Specialist
5 4 (17.39%) IT Support Specialist
6 3 (13.04%) Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
7 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 10 (43.48%) Server Management
2 9 (39.13%) Migration
2 9 (39.13%) Security Monitoring
3 8 (34.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (30.43%) Patch Management
5 6 (26.09%) Network Management
6 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
7 4 (17.39%) E-Discovery
7 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
7 4 (17.39%) Workflow
8 2 (8.70%) Information Security
9 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) PowerShell
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) MCSA
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (26.09%) MCSE
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 22 (95.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 5 (21.74%) XenApp
5 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) Qualys
4 5 (21.74%) Citrix
5 4 (17.39%) Nintex
6 2 (8.70%) NetApp