Period
to 20 June 2021

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 20 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Virtual Server
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 396 380 502
Rank change year-on-year -16 +122 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 17 6 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.042% 0.050%
As % of the System Software category 0.60% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 13
10th Percentile £57,250 " £31,250
25th Percentile £58,750 £40,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £43,500 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year +43.68% -5.43% -6.12%
75th Percentile £66,250 £57,125 £53,750
90th Percentile £67,750 £63,350 £82,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +18.42% -20.00% +5.56%

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 2,827 2,331 4,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.65% 16.17% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,135 1,892 3,510
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,025 £25,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £33,938 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% +5.00% +5.26%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server in the South East.

Salary trend 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 20 June 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
Buckinghamshire +3 12 £67,500 - 2
Thames Valley -4 12 £67,500 - 2
Hampshire -30 5 £57,500 - 1
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 2021, IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 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 South East region with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 17 (100.00%) DNS
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 16 (94.12%) DHCP
2 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco
3 13 (76.47%) Azure
3 13 (76.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (76.47%) Load Balancing
3 13 (76.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (76.47%) Data Centre
4 12 (70.59%) Converged Infrastructure
4 12 (70.59%) F5
4 12 (70.59%) HAProxy
4 12 (70.59%) vRealize
4 12 (70.59%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 12 (70.59%) Requirements Gathering
4 12 (70.59%) AWS
4 12 (70.59%) NAS
4 12 (70.59%) XenApp
4 12 (70.59%) XenDesktop
4 12 (70.59%) Infoblox
4 12 (70.59%) IBM
4 12 (70.59%) CCNP
4 12 (70.59%) LDAP
4 12 (70.59%) SAN
4 12 (70.59%) Dell
4 12 (70.59%) Citrix

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 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 13 (76.47%) Azure
2 12 (70.59%) AWS
3 11 (64.71%) OpenShift
4 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) DNS
2 16 (94.12%) DHCP
3 12 (70.59%) NAS
3 12 (70.59%) SAN
4 5 (29.41%) Firewall
5 4 (23.53%) VSAN
6 1 (5.88%) MPLS
6 1 (5.88%) PBX
6 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (5.88%) RIP
6 1 (5.88%) SSL
6 1 (5.88%) VLAN
6 1 (5.88%) VPLS
General
1 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Design Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2016
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2019
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 13 (76.47%) Load Balancing
2 12 (70.59%) Converged Infrastructure
2 12 (70.59%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 12 (70.59%) Requirements Gathering
3 11 (64.71%) eTOM
3 11 (64.71%) Network Virtualisation
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (23.53%) IT Strategy
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
4 4 (23.53%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Privacy
5 1 (5.88%) Decision-Making
5 1 (5.88%) DNA
5 1 (5.88%) Fintech
5 1 (5.88%) Innovative Thinking
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Presales
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (70.59%) CCNP
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) MCP
4 3 (17.65%) MCSA
4 3 (17.65%) MCSE
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) VCP6
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
3 12 (70.59%) XenApp
3 12 (70.59%) XenDesktop
4 4 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (23.53%) VMware NSX
5 3 (17.65%) vSphere
6 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) HAProxy
1 12 (70.59%) vRealize
2 11 (64.71%) Ansible
2 11 (64.71%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco
3 12 (70.59%) Citrix
3 12 (70.59%) Dell
3 12 (70.59%) F5
3 12 (70.59%) IBM
3 12 (70.59%) Infoblox
3 12 (70.59%) Red Hat
4 11 (64.71%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) CommVault
5 1 (5.88%) HP