The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Virtual Server
England / South East
Rank 388 445 447
Rank change year-on-year +57 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 8 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.054% 0.057% 0.044%
As % of the System Software category 0.39% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 9
Median salary £40,000 £48,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.52% +38.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 South East with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2065 2703 2809
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 13.82% 14.07% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1749 2335 2340
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in the South East

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server in the South East over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Virtual Server in the South East

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Berkshire +39 4 £37,429 +36.10% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £57,500 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 37 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 29 (78.38%) VMware
2 29 (78.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (48.65%) Windows
4 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
5 16 (43.24%) Firewall
6 14 (37.84%) Cisco
6 14 (37.84%) HP
6 14 (37.84%) DNS
6 14 (37.84%) .NET
6 14 (37.84%) Mitel
7 13 (35.14%) LAN
7 13 (35.14%) WAN
7 13 (35.14%) DHCP
7 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
8 12 (32.43%) Telepresence
8 12 (32.43%) SNMP
8 12 (32.43%) WLAN
8 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
8 12 (32.43%) IIS
8 12 (32.43%) Tomcat
8 12 (32.43%) CheckPoint
8 12 (32.43%) Siemens
8 12 (32.43%) Wireless
8 12 (32.43%) IP Telephony
8 12 (32.43%) Network Design
8 12 (32.43%) Cisco IPT
8 12 (32.43%) Riverbed
9 10 (27.03%) ITIL

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 12 (32.43%) IIS
1 12 (32.43%) Tomcat
2 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
3 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (16.22%) Skype for Business
4 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (27.03%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) SaaS
3 2 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.41%) IaaS
3 2 (5.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) Firewall
2 14 (37.84%) DNS
3 13 (35.14%) DHCP
3 13 (35.14%) LAN
3 13 (35.14%) WAN
4 12 (32.43%) Cisco IPT
4 12 (32.43%) IP Telephony
4 12 (32.43%) SNMP
4 12 (32.43%) Telepresence
4 12 (32.43%) Wireless
4 12 (32.43%) WLAN
5 3 (8.11%) VPN
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.41%) Internet
6 2 (5.41%) SAN
7 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.41%) Subversion
1 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (8.11%) Automotive
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Network Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Server Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Wintel Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Server Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Fat Client
1 5 (13.51%) Thin Client
2 4 (10.81%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Derivative
3 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.41%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.51%) Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.81%) Unix
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Phone
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.41%) AIX
6 2 (5.41%) Solaris
6 2 (5.41%) VMS
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Network Design
2 10 (27.03%) ITIL
3 5 (13.51%) Application Virtualisation
3 5 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (13.51%) Change Control
3 5 (13.51%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (10.81%) Change Management
4 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.81%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (10.81%) Patch Management
4 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity
5 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (5.41%) Build Automation
6 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) Scrum
6 2 (5.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby
3 2 (5.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCAD
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 37 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 29 (78.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (13.51%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (13.51%) VMware Server
4 5 (13.51%) vSphere
5 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) AirWatch
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (78.38%) VMware
3 14 (37.84%) Cisco
3 14 (37.84%) HP
3 14 (37.84%) Mitel
4 12 (32.43%) CheckPoint
4 12 (32.43%) Riverbed
4 12 (32.43%) Siemens
5 5 (13.51%) Citrix
6 4 (10.81%) Apple
7 2 (5.41%) Altiris
7 2 (5.41%) Google
7 2 (5.41%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.70%) Dell
8 1 (2.70%) GFI Software
8 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.70%) Symantec
8 1 (2.70%) Veeam
8 1 (2.70%) Zerto
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