Period
to 27 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 27 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Servers
England > London
6 months to
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 433 654 715
Rank change year-on-year +221 +61 +38
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 24 90 111
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.63% 0.90% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24 82 96
Median annual salary £53,750 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.69% -2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,700 £28,375
90th Percentile £69,250 £68,850 £82,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year - +0.59% +5.63%

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 3,808 9,956 10,585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.46% 17.88% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3,324 8,206 8,894
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £91,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

Virtual Servers
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Virtual Servers as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Servers in London

Virtual Servers
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Virtual Servers in London.

Salary trend for Virtual Servers in London

Virtual Servers
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Virtual Servers in London over the 6 months to 27 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Virtual Servers in London

Virtual Servers
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Servers within the London region over the 6 months to 27 September 2020. 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 +152 6 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Virtual Servers
England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Virtual Servers.

1 16 (66.67%) Windows
1 16 (66.67%) VMware
1 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
3 12 (50.00%) Office 365
3 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (45.83%) Firewall
4 11 (45.83%) Azure
5 10 (41.67%) VPN
6 9 (37.50%) Linux
6 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
7 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 7 (29.17%) WSUS
8 7 (29.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (29.17%) DevOps
8 7 (29.17%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Automation
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2016
9 6 (25.00%) Palo Alto
9 6 (25.00%) Icinga
9 6 (25.00%) Polycom
9 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (25.00%) Patch Management
9 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
9 6 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (25.00%) Fat Client
9 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V

Virtual Servers
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 6 (25.00%) Apache
1 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (20.83%) IIS
3 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (50.00%) Office 365
2 11 (45.83%) Azure
3 5 (20.83%) AWS
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (4.17%) GitHub
4 1 (4.17%) IaaS
4 1 (4.17%) Mimecast
4 1 (4.17%) Route 53
4 1 (4.17%) Serverless
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Firewall
2 10 (41.67%) VPN
3 7 (29.17%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (25.00%) DHCP
4 6 (25.00%) DNS
4 6 (25.00%) VoIP
4 6 (25.00%) Wireless
5 4 (16.67%) LAN
5 4 (16.67%) WAN
5 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.17%) SSL
6 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Server Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior
6 2 (8.33%) Junior DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) Junior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
3 9 (37.50%) Linux
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2016
5 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
3 7 (29.17%) DevOps
3 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Automation
3 7 (29.17%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (16.67%) Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) Data Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Server Building
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (4.17%) CRM
8 1 (4.17%) Decision-Making
8 1 (4.17%) Migration
8 1 (4.17%) Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (25.00%) PHP
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) VB
4 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) RHCE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (20.83%) VMware Server
5 4 (16.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 4 (16.67%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.17%) Docker
6 1 (4.17%) Firmware
6 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) WSUS
2 6 (25.00%) Icinga
2 6 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (16.67%) Kubernetes
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (4.17%) Terraform
4 1 (4.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (25.00%) Adobe
2 6 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 6 (25.00%) Polycom
2 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (25.00%) Sophos
2 6 (25.00%) Symantec
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) Bloomberg
4 4 (16.67%) ConnectWise
4 4 (16.67%) Fortinet