Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Virtual Server
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 519 530 629
Rank change year-on-year +11 +99 -39
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 28 72 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.092% 0.21% 0.054%
As % of the System Software category 0.69% 1.46% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 57 26
South East median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Microsoft Virtual Server 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 South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4058 4930 5899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.38% 14.09% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3521 4195 4959
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Kent +10 11 £32,500 -43.48%
Thames Valley +36 10 £40,750 -4.12%
Buckinghamshire -1 4 £37,500 -11.76%
Hampshire -2 4 £45,000 +34.33%
Berkshire - 4 £47,000 -
Oxfordshire +8 2 - -
East Sussex 0 2 £45,000 +5.88%
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 28 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 24 (85.71%) VMware
3 24 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (57.14%) Cisco
4 16 (57.14%) HP
5 15 (53.57%) DNS
6 14 (50.00%) LAN
6 14 (50.00%) WAN
7 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
8 12 (42.86%) DHCP
8 12 (42.86%) Windows
9 11 (39.29%) Wireless
10 10 (35.71%) IPsec
10 10 (35.71%) 802.11
10 10 (35.71%) MPLS
10 10 (35.71%) DPNSS
10 10 (35.71%) CheckPoint
10 10 (35.71%) QSIG
10 10 (35.71%) SNMP
10 10 (35.71%) WLAN
10 10 (35.71%) ProCurve
10 10 (35.71%) Blue Coat
10 10 (35.71%) ProxySG
10 10 (35.71%) Riverbed
10 10 (35.71%) Aruba
10 10 (35.71%) Telepresence
10 10 (35.71%) 802.1X
11 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
12 8 (28.57%) Firewall

Microsoft Virtual Server
Co-occurring 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 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) Office 365
3 2 (7.14%) IaaS
3 2 (7.14%) PaaS
3 2 (7.14%) SaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) DNS
2 14 (50.00%) LAN
2 14 (50.00%) WAN
3 12 (42.86%) DHCP
4 11 (39.29%) Wireless
5 10 (35.71%) 802.11
5 10 (35.71%) DPNSS
5 10 (35.71%) IPsec
5 10 (35.71%) MPLS
5 10 (35.71%) QSIG
5 10 (35.71%) SNMP
5 10 (35.71%) Telepresence
5 10 (35.71%) WLAN
6 8 (28.57%) Firewall
7 6 (21.43%) VPN
8 4 (14.29%) SAN
8 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (10.71%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (10.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco Engineer
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 10 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) IT Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) IT Support
4 3 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) 802.1X
2 2 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) COM
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 4 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 3 (10.71%) Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) HP Storage
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) CCTV
4 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Android
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Change Control
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Hardware Maintenance
3 4 (14.29%) Application Virtualisation
3 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (10.71%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.71%) Process Management
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) B2C
6 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.57%) Data Security
6 1 (3.57%) ERP
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Presales
6 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (14.29%) MCSE
4 3 (10.71%) A+ Certification
4 3 (10.71%) CCNA
4 3 (10.71%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (7.14%) MCSA
6 1 (3.57%) MCITP
6 1 (3.57%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 24 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
4 10 (35.71%) ProxySG
5 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (14.29%) VMware Server
7 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (10.71%) vSphere
7 3 (10.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 24 (85.71%) VMware
3 16 (57.14%) Cisco
3 16 (57.14%) HP
4 10 (35.71%) Aruba
4 10 (35.71%) Blue Coat
4 10 (35.71%) CheckPoint
4 10 (35.71%) ProCurve
4 10 (35.71%) Riverbed
5 4 (14.29%) Apple
5 4 (14.29%) Citrix
6 3 (10.71%) Google
6 3 (10.71%) Synology