Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Server Virtualization
England > Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 315 363 389
Rank change year-on-year +48 +26 -69
Permanent jobs citing Server Virtualisation 52 24 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.38% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.18% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 29
Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £31,250 £28,200
90th Percentile £62,500 £47,500 £51,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -6.25% +6.67%

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 12,288 13,561 16,615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 90.87% 90.84% 90.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9,593 11,157 13,077
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +46 35 £50,000 +42.86% 2
East Midlands +8 17 £30,000 -11.11% 2
Server Virtualisation
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 46 (88.46%) Microsoft
1 46 (88.46%) Active Directory
2 41 (78.85%) Windows
3 38 (73.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (73.08%) Windows Server
4 35 (67.31%) Citrix
5 34 (65.38%) SQL Server
6 31 (59.62%) Office 365
7 29 (55.77%) Hyper-V
8 26 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (48.08%) Amazon AWS
10 24 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (46.15%) MCSE
10 24 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (44.23%) Cisco
12 21 (40.38%) MCP
12 21 (40.38%) Project Management
12 21 (40.38%) Programme Management
12 21 (40.38%) Enterprise Architecture
12 21 (40.38%) Presales
12 21 (40.38%) Security Cleared
12 21 (40.38%) Network Security
12 21 (40.38%) Customer Requirements
12 21 (40.38%) Vendor Relationship Management
13 19 (36.54%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (36.54%) VMware
13 19 (36.54%) SAN
13 19 (36.54%) NetApp
14 17 (32.69%) Firewall
15 16 (30.77%) Terminal Services

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 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (15.38%) IIS
3 3 (5.77%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (73.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (59.62%) Office 365
3 25 (48.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (40.38%) Network Security
2 19 (36.54%) SAN
3 17 (32.69%) Firewall
4 16 (30.77%) Remote Desktop
5 15 (28.85%) DNS
5 15 (28.85%) VLAN
6 10 (19.23%) DHCP
6 10 (19.23%) IPsec
7 8 (15.38%) IPv6
7 8 (15.38%) Spanning Tree
7 8 (15.38%) VSAN
8 7 (13.46%) LAN
8 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
9 6 (11.54%) VPN
10 3 (5.77%) BGP
10 3 (5.77%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (5.77%) OSPF
10 3 (5.77%) RIP
10 3 (5.77%) Skype
10 3 (5.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Architect
1 21 (40.38%) Technical Architect
2 12 (23.08%) Administrator
2 12 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (15.38%) Implementation Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) IT Administrator
3 8 (15.38%) IT Systems Administrator
3 8 (15.38%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.77%) IT Support
5 3 (5.77%) Network Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.85%) Active Directory Specialist
6 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (1.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) COM
1 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Fat Client
1 8 (15.38%) HP StoreVirtual
1 8 (15.38%) Thin Client
2 4 (7.69%) Fintech
3 3 (5.77%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 41 (78.85%) Windows
2 38 (73.08%) Windows Server
3 26 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.85%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.92%) Linux
8 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Customer Requirements
1 21 (40.38%) Enterprise Architecture
1 21 (40.38%) Presales
1 21 (40.38%) Programme Management
1 21 (40.38%) Project Management
1 21 (40.38%) Vendor Relationship Management
2 12 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 11 (21.15%) ITIL
4 8 (15.38%) Matrix Management
4 8 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
4 8 (15.38%) Server Management
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (5.77%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (3.85%) Coaching
7 2 (3.85%) CRM
7 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.85%) Migration
7 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.92%) DevOps
8 1 (1.92%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 8 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 8 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (3.85%) VB
3 2 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (46.15%) MCSE
1 24 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (40.38%) MCP
2 21 (40.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) GDPR
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (88.46%) Active Directory
2 29 (55.77%) Hyper-V
3 19 (36.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (30.77%) Terminal Services
5 12 (23.08%) vSphere
6 11 (21.15%) XenApp
6 11 (21.15%) XenDesktop
7 8 (15.38%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (15.38%) VMware NSX
8 2 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 35 (67.31%) Citrix
3 23 (44.23%) Cisco
4 19 (36.54%) NetApp
4 19 (36.54%) VMware
5 15 (28.85%) HP
6 8 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 8 (15.38%) Dell
6 8 (15.38%) Dell Compellent
6 8 (15.38%) SonicWALL
7 4 (7.69%) Aruba
8 3 (5.77%) Polycom
9 1 (1.92%) Atlassian