Period
to 3 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Virtual Desktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Desktop over the 6 months to 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Desktop
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 111 124
Rank change year-on-year +51 +13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Desktop 17 3 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.37% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 12.98% 1.23% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 6
Median annual salary £48,500 £34,114 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.17% -11.39% +10.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,309 £35,914
90th Percentile £50,875 £34,684 £52,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £48,500 £34,114 £36,579
% change year-on-year +42.17% -6.74% +4.51%

Virtual Desktop 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 131 244 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 18.27% 15.97% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 99 197 155
Median annual salary £49,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.67% +4.65%
10th Percentile £30,400 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £73,000 £70,000 £69,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £39,792
% change year-on-year +18.75% +0.52% +10.53%

Virtual Desktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Virtual Desktop as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Desktop in Milton Keynes

Virtual Desktop
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Virtual Desktop in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for Virtual Desktop in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, IT jobs citing Virtual Desktop 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Virtual Desktop.

1 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (41.18%) vSphere
3 7 (41.18%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (41.18%) VCAP
4 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
4 6 (35.29%) NetApp
4 6 (35.29%) SLA
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco
4 6 (35.29%) Wireless
5 5 (29.41%) VCDX
6 4 (23.53%) Azure
6 4 (23.53%) SCCM
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
6 4 (23.53%) Citrix
6 4 (23.53%) SAN
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
6 4 (23.53%) Tech Ops
6 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) Storage Management
7 2 (11.76%) Office 365
7 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
7 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds

Virtual Desktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Wireless
2 4 (23.53%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Operations Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.76%) NOC Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Support Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Tech Ops
3 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.76%) Storage Management
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) VCAP
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (29.41%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (41.18%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (41.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 6 (35.29%) NetApp
4 4 (23.53%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds