Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Servers
England > London
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 744 713 692
Rank change year-on-year -31 -21 +20
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 83 111 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 0.80% 1.21% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 66 99 170
London median annual salary £49,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.68% -5.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,000 £29,975
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £43,000 £42,535 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.09% +0.08% -

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 10,409 9,148 10,161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.99% 13.05% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8,685 7,836 8,872
London median annual salary £57,500 £54,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.50% +9.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,925 £42,000
% change year-on-year +10.66% +2.20% +5.00%

Virtual Servers
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Servers in London

Virtual Servers
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Virtual Servers in London

Virtual Servers
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Servers in London over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 2018. 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 -25 23 £53,000 +17.13% 8
West London +12 7 £47,500 - 5
South London -7 7 £44,348 +31.40% 1
North London -2 1 £50,000 +3.09%
Virtual Servers
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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 68 (81.93%) Windows
2 54 (65.06%) VMware
2 54 (65.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (59.04%) Microsoft
4 46 (55.42%) Windows Server
5 44 (53.01%) Active Directory
6 31 (37.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (36.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 30 (36.14%) Firewall
8 25 (30.12%) MS Exchange
9 24 (28.92%) Office 365
10 23 (27.71%) ITIL
11 22 (26.51%) Citrix
11 22 (26.51%) PowerShell
11 22 (26.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 21 (25.30%) Linux
13 20 (24.10%) SQL
13 20 (24.10%) Cisco
14 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
14 18 (21.69%) SCCM
15 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (18.07%) Hyper-V
16 15 (18.07%) DNS
16 15 (18.07%) Data Centre
17 13 (15.66%) SAN
17 13 (15.66%) Microsoft Office
17 13 (15.66%) SharePoint
18 12 (14.46%) CommVault
18 12 (14.46%) DHCP
18 12 (14.46%) Finance

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 25 (30.12%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.66%) SharePoint
3 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (10.84%) Skype for Business
5 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.20%) Apache
7 1 (1.20%) nginx
7 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (15.66%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.20%) Maya
4 1 (1.20%) NUKE
4 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (36.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (28.92%) Office 365
3 9 (10.84%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (8.43%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (4.82%) IaaS
6 1 (1.20%) G Suite
6 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (36.14%) Firewall
2 15 (18.07%) DNS
3 13 (15.66%) SAN
4 12 (14.46%) DHCP
4 12 (14.46%) iSCSI
5 9 (10.84%) VPN
6 7 (8.43%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.43%) Wireless
7 6 (7.23%) Internet
7 6 (7.23%) LAN
7 6 (7.23%) Skype
7 6 (7.23%) VLAN
7 6 (7.23%) WAN
8 4 (4.82%) BIG-IP
8 4 (4.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (4.82%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (4.82%) HTTP
8 4 (4.82%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (4.82%) VoIP
8 4 (4.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (14.46%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Law
3 5 (6.02%) Banking
4 4 (4.82%) Advertising
4 4 (4.82%) Games
5 3 (3.61%) Legal
6 2 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.20%) Billing
7 1 (1.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (16.87%) Administrator
1 14 (16.87%) Analyst
2 13 (15.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (15.66%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (14.46%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (8.43%) IT Support
5 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) IT Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Team Leader
6 5 (6.02%) Wintel Administrator
6 5 (6.02%) Wintel Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.82%) IP Specialist
7 4 (4.82%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Technical Design Authority
8 3 (3.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Active Directory Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) ITIL Service Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) HTML
2 4 (4.82%) .NET
2 4 (4.82%) Ajax
2 4 (4.82%) DOM
2 4 (4.82%) JSON
2 4 (4.82%) Node.js
2 4 (4.82%) XML
3 1 (1.20%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.43%) Replication
3 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.23%) Clustering
4 5 (6.02%) Fat Client
4 5 (6.02%) Private Cloud
4 5 (6.02%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (6.02%) Thin Client
5 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.82%) Hedge funds
5 4 (4.82%) User Experience
6 3 (3.61%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.61%) iPhone
7 2 (2.41%) iPad
7 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.41%) SWIFT
7 2 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.20%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 68 (81.93%) Windows
2 46 (55.42%) Windows Server
3 31 (37.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (25.30%) Linux
5 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (10.84%) Unix
7 7 (8.43%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.82%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.82%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (4.82%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.61%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.41%) Android
10 2 (2.41%) CentOS
10 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) ITIL
2 11 (13.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (13.25%) Patch Management
3 10 (12.05%) Project Management
4 9 (10.84%) DevOps
5 8 (9.64%) Change Management
5 8 (9.64%) Migration
5 8 (9.64%) Server Virtualisation
6 7 (8.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (8.43%) ITIL V3
7 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.23%) Business Continuity
7 6 (7.23%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (6.02%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (6.02%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (6.02%) Server Building
8 5 (6.02%) Service Management
8 5 (6.02%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (6.02%) Web Filtering
8 5 (6.02%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.51%) PowerShell
2 20 (24.10%) SQL
3 8 (9.64%) Bash Shell
3 8 (9.64%) PHP
3 8 (9.64%) Python
4 6 (7.23%) Perl
5 5 (6.02%) Java
6 4 (4.82%) Ruby
6 4 (4.82%) Tcl
7 3 (3.61%) C
8 1 (1.20%) C#
8 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.20%) JCL
8 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.20%) VBA
8 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.64%) Degree
2 8 (9.64%) MCSE
3 4 (4.82%) MCSA
4 3 (3.61%) CCA
4 3 (3.61%) CCNA
4 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.61%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.41%) MCITP
6 1 (1.20%) CISSP
6 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 54 (65.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (53.01%) Active Directory
3 22 (26.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 15 (18.07%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.23%) XenApp
6 4 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.61%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (3.61%) vSphere
8 2 (2.41%) Docker
8 2 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.20%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.20%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 18 (21.69%) SCCM
2 5 (6.02%) IBM BigFix
2 5 (6.02%) Puppet
2 5 (6.02%) vCenter Server
3 4 (4.82%) Ansible
3 4 (4.82%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.82%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.41%) Nagios
5 2 (2.41%) Opsview
5 2 (2.41%) Terraform
6 1 (1.20%) EnCase
6 1 (1.20%) FTK
6 1 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.20%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.20%) Packer
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.20%) SCOM
6 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (65.06%) VMware
2 49 (59.04%) Microsoft
3 22 (26.51%) Citrix
4 20 (24.10%) Cisco
5 12 (14.46%) CommVault
6 7 (8.43%) Sophos
6 7 (8.43%) Veeam
7 6 (7.23%) HP
8 5 (6.02%) Palo Alto
9 4 (4.82%) Avaya
9 4 (4.82%) F5
10 3 (3.61%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.61%) Dell
10 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.61%) Wyse
11 2 (2.41%) EqualLogic
11 2 (2.41%) IBM
11 2 (2.41%) Mitel
11 2 (2.41%) NetApp
11 2 (2.41%) Sonus