Period
to 30 July 2021

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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Servers
England > London
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 622 494 664
Rank change year-on-year -128 +170 +84
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 63 57 102
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 0.70% 1.08% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 58 50 98
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £34,400
25th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £39,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +20.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £80,000 £64,688 £67,500
90th Percentile £96,500 £70,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - -

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 8,995 5,290 9,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.85% 18.58% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5,768 4,568 8,354
10th Percentile £38,675 £37,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £43,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £63,451
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +6.38% +8.46%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +2.04%

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 30 July 2021.

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 30 July 2021. 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 -1 21 £60,000 - 4
Virtual Servers
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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 41 (65.08%) Windows
2 39 (61.90%) VMware
2 39 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (53.97%) Microsoft
4 28 (44.44%) Finance
4 28 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 25 (39.68%) Linux
6 23 (36.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 21 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 20 (31.75%) Azure
9 17 (26.98%) TCP/IP
9 17 (26.98%) Banking
10 16 (25.40%) DNS
11 14 (22.22%) Microsoft 365
11 14 (22.22%) Unix
12 13 (20.63%) PowerShell
12 13 (20.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 12 (19.05%) AWS
14 11 (17.46%) Data Analytics
14 11 (17.46%) Analytics
14 11 (17.46%) Citrix
14 11 (17.46%) Problem-Solving
15 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
15 9 (14.29%) Cisco
15 9 (14.29%) VPN
15 9 (14.29%) DHCP
15 9 (14.29%) Python
15 9 (14.29%) MS Exchange
15 9 (14.29%) Kubernetes
15 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016

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 9 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
3 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (7.94%) IIS
5 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.76%) Apache
7 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 20 (31.75%) Azure
2 14 (22.22%) Microsoft 365
3 12 (19.05%) AWS
4 3 (4.76%) GitHub
5 1 (1.59%) IaaS
5 1 (1.59%) NuGet
5 1 (1.59%) SaaS
5 1 (1.59%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) TCP/IP
2 16 (25.40%) DNS
3 9 (14.29%) DHCP
3 9 (14.29%) VPN
4 8 (12.70%) Firewall
5 7 (11.11%) LAN
6 6 (9.52%) IPv4
6 6 (9.52%) IPv6
6 6 (9.52%) Radio Access Network
6 6 (9.52%) SNMP
6 6 (9.52%) tcpdump
6 6 (9.52%) Wireshark
7 4 (6.35%) SAN
8 2 (3.17%) Wireless
9 1 (1.59%) FTP
9 1 (1.59%) Internet
9 1 (1.59%) SSL
9 1 (1.59%) VLAN
9 1 (1.59%) VoIP
9 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.76%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.76%) GitLab
2 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (44.44%) Finance
2 17 (26.98%) Banking
3 8 (12.70%) Social Skills
4 7 (11.11%) Marketing
5 4 (6.35%) Electronics
5 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
5 4 (6.35%) Organisational Skills
5 4 (6.35%) Public Sector
5 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) VMware Engineer
2 13 (20.63%) Support Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Server Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) PowerShell Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) PowerShell Specialist
5 7 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 7 (11.11%) Senior Server Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Senior Server Specialist
5 7 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Server Specialist
5 7 (11.11%) VMware Specialist
5 7 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Windows Server Specialist
5 7 (11.11%) Windows Specialist
6 6 (9.52%) AWS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.59%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Hedge funds
2 6 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (4.76%) Replication
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (65.08%) Windows
2 28 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 25 (39.68%) Linux
4 14 (22.22%) Unix
5 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
6 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.59%) VMS
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (17.46%) Analytics
2 11 (17.46%) Data Analytics
2 11 (17.46%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (9.52%) Capacity Management
4 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (9.52%) Integration Testing
4 6 (9.52%) Release Management
4 6 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (7.94%) ITIL
6 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.35%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (6.35%) DevOps
6 4 (6.35%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (6.35%) ITSM
6 4 (6.35%) Line Management
6 4 (6.35%) Performance Testing
6 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (6.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) PowerShell
2 9 (14.29%) Python
3 7 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.59%) VB
5 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (9.52%) CCNP
3 4 (6.35%) AWS Certification
3 4 (6.35%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.59%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (36.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 21 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (11.11%) VMware NSX
5 6 (9.52%) Firmware
5 6 (9.52%) VMware Server
6 4 (6.35%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 4 (6.35%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (4.76%) Docker
7 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.59%) NFS
9 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 8 (12.70%) Ansible
3 7 (11.11%) SCCM
3 7 (11.11%) SCOM
3 7 (11.11%) vCenter Server
4 6 (9.52%) Nmap
4 6 (9.52%) OpenNMS
5 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (6.35%) Puppet
5 4 (6.35%) Terraform
6 3 (4.76%) EnCase
6 3 (4.76%) FTK
6 3 (4.76%) PowerCLI
6 3 (4.76%) vRealize
6 3 (4.76%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (1.59%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (61.90%) VMware
2 34 (53.97%) Microsoft
3 11 (17.46%) Citrix
4 9 (14.29%) Cisco
5 6 (9.52%) Qualys
6 4 (6.35%) 3PAR
6 4 (6.35%) Bloomberg
6 4 (6.35%) Centrify
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle
6 4 (6.35%) SAP
7 3 (4.76%) CommVault
7 3 (4.76%) HP
7 3 (4.76%) LexisNexis
7 3 (4.76%) NetApp
7 3 (4.76%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (4.76%) Veeam
8 1 (1.59%) Adobe
8 1 (1.59%) Dell
8 1 (1.59%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.59%) Red Hat