Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Server Virtualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Server Virtualisation over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Server Virtualization
England > Midlands
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 306 362 385
Rank change year-on-year +56 +23 -82
Permanent jobs citing Server Virtualisation 57 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.45% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 34
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,125 £29,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,875 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.17% +2.22%

Server Virtualisation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,505 14,069 16,074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.59% 91.19% 91.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8,674 11,440 12,653
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Server Virtualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Server Virtualisation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Server Virtualisation in the Midlands

Server Virtualisation
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Virtualisation in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Server Virtualisation in the Midlands

Server Virtualisation
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Virtualisation in the Midlands over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Server Virtualisation in the Midlands

Server Virtualisation
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Virtualisation within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
West Midlands +73 45 £50,000 +22.70% 2
East Midlands +16 12 £30,000 - 1
Server Virtualisation
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing Server Virtualisation 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Server Virtualisation.

1 54 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 49 (85.96%) Windows
3 44 (77.19%) Active Directory
4 43 (75.44%) Citrix
5 39 (68.42%) Windows Server
6 38 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 35 (61.40%) Office 365
8 34 (59.65%) SQL Server
9 32 (56.14%) MCSE
9 32 (56.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 32 (56.14%) Hyper-V
10 28 (49.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (47.37%) VMware
12 26 (45.61%) Windows Server 2012
13 25 (43.86%) Amazon AWS
14 23 (40.35%) Presales
14 23 (40.35%) Project Management
14 23 (40.35%) Cisco
14 23 (40.35%) SAN
14 23 (40.35%) NetApp
15 22 (38.60%) MCP
15 22 (38.60%) Programme Management
15 22 (38.60%) Enterprise Architecture
15 22 (38.60%) Customer Requirements
15 22 (38.60%) Vendor Relationship Management
15 22 (38.60%) Network Security
16 21 (36.84%) Data Protection
16 21 (36.84%) Security Cleared
16 21 (36.84%) GDPR

Server Virtualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 16 (28.07%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.79%) Skype for Business
3 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (10.53%) IIS
5 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (61.40%) Office 365
3 25 (43.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.75%) IaaS
4 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (40.35%) SAN
2 22 (38.60%) Network Security
3 19 (33.33%) Firewall
4 17 (29.82%) VLAN
5 14 (24.56%) Remote Desktop
5 14 (24.56%) VPN
6 10 (17.54%) IPsec
7 9 (15.79%) BGP
7 9 (15.79%) DNS
7 9 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (15.79%) LAN
7 9 (15.79%) OSPF
7 9 (15.79%) RIP
7 9 (15.79%) Skype
7 9 (15.79%) WAN
7 9 (15.79%) Wireless
8 8 (14.04%) DHCP
8 8 (14.04%) IPv6
8 8 (14.04%) Spanning Tree
8 8 (14.04%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (59.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Architect
1 22 (38.60%) Technical Architect
2 9 (15.79%) Network Systems Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Implementation Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Administrator
4 6 (10.53%) IT Administrator
4 6 (10.53%) IT Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) IT Support
7 2 (3.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Active Directory Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Support
8 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Fat Client
1 9 (15.79%) Thin Client
1 9 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (14.04%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.51%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 49 (85.96%) Windows
2 39 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 28 (49.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (45.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.77%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.75%) Linux
9 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Presales
1 23 (40.35%) Project Management
2 22 (38.60%) Customer Requirements
2 22 (38.60%) Enterprise Architecture
2 22 (38.60%) Programme Management
2 22 (38.60%) Vendor Relationship Management
3 21 (36.84%) Data Protection
4 17 (29.82%) ITIL
5 9 (15.79%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (10.53%) Matrix Management
7 6 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (10.53%) Server Management
8 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.02%) Migration
9 3 (5.26%) Coaching
9 3 (5.26%) CRM
9 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.75%) DevOps
10 1 (1.75%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) PowerShell
2 8 (14.04%) Bash Shell
2 8 (14.04%) SQL
3 3 (5.26%) VB
3 3 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (56.14%) MCSE
1 32 (56.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (38.60%) MCP
3 21 (36.84%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) CCA
4 1 (1.75%) CCAA
4 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.75%) MCITP
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (36.84%) GDPR
2 4 (7.02%) SLA
3 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (77.19%) Active Directory
2 32 (56.14%) Hyper-V
3 27 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (29.82%) XenApp
4 17 (29.82%) XenDesktop
5 14 (24.56%) Terminal Services
6 13 (22.81%) vSphere
7 8 (14.04%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (14.04%) VMware NSX
8 6 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (3.51%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 43 (75.44%) Citrix
3 27 (47.37%) VMware
4 23 (40.35%) Cisco
4 23 (40.35%) NetApp
5 17 (29.82%) HP
6 9 (15.79%) Polycom
7 8 (14.04%) CheckPoint
7 8 (14.04%) Dell
7 8 (14.04%) Dell Compellent
7 8 (14.04%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds