Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 6 months to 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Virtual Server
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 715 822 777
Rank change year-on-year +107 -45 +76
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 41 15 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.068% 0.021% 0.058%
As % of the System Software category 0.41% 0.15% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 40 13 35
London median annual salary £60,000 £53,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.21% +21.84% -13.00%
10th Percentile £39,500 £34,450 £39,800
90th Percentile £76,250 £80,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.71% - +8.97%

Microsoft Virtual Server 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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 9,994 10,020 8,623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.46% 14.31% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8,277 8,431 7,375
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in London

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in London

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server in London over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Virtual Server in London

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 21 April 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
Central London +37 6 £50,000 -5.66% 1
West London +29 3 £47,500 -13.64%
South London +2 1 £65,000 +73.33%
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 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 London region with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 41 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 37 (90.24%) Windows
3 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
3 33 (80.49%) Windows Server
4 26 (63.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (63.41%) VMware
5 24 (58.54%) DNS
6 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
7 21 (51.22%) TCP/IP
8 19 (46.34%) SharePoint
8 19 (46.34%) Banking
9 17 (41.46%) MS Exchange
10 16 (39.02%) Linux
10 16 (39.02%) PowerShell
11 14 (34.15%) DHCP
11 14 (34.15%) Firewall
12 13 (31.71%) Finance
12 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (29.27%) SCCM
14 11 (26.83%) SCOM
14 11 (26.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (26.83%) Hedge funds
14 11 (26.83%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (26.83%) Security Patching
14 11 (26.83%) Server Management
14 11 (26.83%) SAN
15 10 (24.39%) EMC
15 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
15 10 (24.39%) McAfee
15 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft Virtual Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 19 (46.34%) SharePoint
2 17 (41.46%) MS Exchange
3 11 (26.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (14.63%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (21.95%) Office 365
3 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (12.20%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.44%) IaaS
4 1 (2.44%) PaaS
4 1 (2.44%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 24 (58.54%) DNS
2 21 (51.22%) TCP/IP
3 14 (34.15%) DHCP
3 14 (34.15%) Firewall
4 11 (26.83%) SAN
5 8 (19.51%) VLAN
6 7 (17.07%) VoIP
7 6 (14.63%) Skype
8 5 (12.20%) LAN
8 5 (12.20%) WAN
8 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (9.76%) Wireless
10 3 (7.32%) Internet
10 3 (7.32%) MPLS
10 3 (7.32%) NetScaler
10 3 (7.32%) Network Security
10 3 (7.32%) WLAN
11 2 (4.88%) FTP
11 2 (4.88%) Telnet
11 2 (4.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (46.34%) Banking
2 13 (31.71%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Law
3 3 (7.32%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Security Engineer
1 10 (24.39%) Server Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Administrator
2 9 (21.95%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (21.95%) VMWare Administrator
2 9 (21.95%) Windows Administrator
2 9 (21.95%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Windows Server Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Active Directory Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) VMware Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Server Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) WSH
2 1 (2.44%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.44%) LDAP
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Hedge funds
2 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.88%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.88%) Replication
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) CMDB
5 1 (2.44%) Fintech
5 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 37 (90.24%) Windows
2 33 (80.49%) Windows Server
3 16 (39.02%) Linux
4 11 (26.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (21.95%) Windows 10
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (7.32%) Unix
8 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.44%) CentOS
9 1 (2.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Security Patching
1 11 (26.83%) Server Management
2 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (19.51%) ITIL
3 7 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (14.63%) Information Security
4 6 (14.63%) Patch Management
5 5 (12.20%) Change Management
5 5 (12.20%) Data Management
5 5 (12.20%) Network Virtualisation
6 4 (9.76%) SIEM
7 3 (7.32%) High Availability
7 3 (7.32%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (4.88%) DevOps
8 2 (4.88%) MVC
8 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.88%) Web Development
8 2 (4.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.20%) VBScript
3 3 (7.32%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) CCNA
1 5 (12.20%) CCNP
1 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
1 5 (12.20%) MCSE
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (2.44%) GDPR
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 15022
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 20022
1 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 26 (63.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
4 9 (21.95%) VMware NSX
5 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
6 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.44%) Docker
7 1 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.44%) vSphere
7 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) SCCM
2 11 (26.83%) SCOM
3 9 (21.95%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.44%) Ansible
6 1 (2.44%) Automic
6 1 (2.44%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (2.44%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.44%) Nagios
6 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.44%) Puppet
6 1 (2.44%) vMotion
6 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
2 26 (63.41%) VMware
3 10 (24.39%) EMC
3 10 (24.39%) McAfee
3 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
4 9 (21.95%) Cisco
4 9 (21.95%) Hitachi
5 8 (19.51%) HP
6 5 (12.20%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.32%) IronPort
7 3 (7.32%) Zscaler
8 2 (4.88%) Citrix
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle
9 1 (2.44%) BMC
9 1 (2.44%) Brocade
9 1 (2.44%) CommVault
9 1 (2.44%) Fujitsu
9 1 (2.44%) IBM
9 1 (2.44%) Symantec