Period
to 10 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 10 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Servers
England > North East
6 months to
10 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 83 95 103
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8 +33
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Servers 8 13 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.73% 1.00% 0.67%
As % of the System Software category 4.06% 7.43% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 4
10th Percentile " £36,450 "
25th Percentile £28,500 £38,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £29,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -30.12% -2.35% +60.38%
75th Percentile £34,125 £44,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £42,250 " "
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +5.88%

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 the North East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 197 175 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.09% 13.40% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 174 144 129
10th Percentile £24,075 £22,325 £24,600
25th Percentile £30,000 £26,625 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +23.08%
75th Percentile £57,500 £48,933 £49,337
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,603 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

Virtual Servers
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Virtual Servers as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Servers in the North East

Virtual Servers
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Virtual Servers in the North East.

Salary trend for Virtual Servers in the North East

Virtual Servers
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Virtual Servers in the North East over the 6 months to 10 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Virtual Servers in the North East

Virtual Servers
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Servers within the North East region over the 6 months to 10 April 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
Durham - 5 £29,000 -
Tyne and Wear 0 3 £41,250 -0.60%
Virtual Servers
England

For the 6 months to 10 April 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 North East region with a requirement for Virtual Servers.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) AWS
3 5 (62.50%) SonicWALL
3 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
3 5 (62.50%) Data Extraction
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft 365
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (12.50%) Cohesity
6 1 (12.50%) Line Management
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Server

Virtual Servers
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (12.50%) Cohesity
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Public Sector
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) IT Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
1 5 (62.50%) Data Extraction
1 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Task Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Server
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) SonicWALL
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Nimble Storage