The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Virtual Server
England / North West
Rank 245 231 -
Rank change year-on-year -14 -  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.049% 0.070% -
As % of the System Software category 0.47% 0.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Median salary £32,000 £37,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.85%  

Microsoft Virtual Server is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 639 639 677
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 10.54% 11.23% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 502 533 530
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,800 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in the North West

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server in the North West.

Salary trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in the North West

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 3 £32,000 - 1
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 14 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (50.00%) SAN
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (42.86%) Firewall
6 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco
7 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
7 5 (35.71%) SCOM
8 4 (28.57%) VLAN
8 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
8 4 (28.57%) EMC
9 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
9 3 (21.43%) Finance
9 3 (21.43%) Marketing
9 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
9 3 (21.43%) Direct Marketing
9 3 (21.43%) Information Management
9 3 (21.43%) SCCM
9 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Administrator
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) DBA
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) SQL DBA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 2 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) Fintech
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Direct Marketing
1 3 (21.43%) Information Management
1 3 (21.43%) Patch Management
2 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 2 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Process Management
3 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
5 3 (21.43%) vSphere
6 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCOM
2 3 (21.43%) SCCM
3 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
4 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) EMC
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) arcserve
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) IBM
6 1 (7.14%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
6 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL
6 1 (7.14%) Sophos
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec
Northwich
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago