Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Virtual Server
England > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 489 503 514
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11 +37
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 21 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.083% 0.15% 0.093%
As % of the System Software category 0.49% 1.04% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 17
South East median annual salary £70,000 £49,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% +11.36% +3.53%
10th Percentile £41,400 £36,250 £34,250
90th Percentile £80,750 £71,750 £49,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +15.29% +6.25%

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 4,246 4,215 3,992
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.73% 14.48% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3,462 3,421 3,455
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 17 October 2019.

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 17 October 2019. 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
Thames Valley +33 9 £70,000 +93.10% 2
Hampshire -8 7 £70,000 +12.00% 2
Berkshire +21 4 £70,000 +47.37% 2
Kent -13 3 £57,500 +17.35% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £28,500 -
Buckinghamshire +13 2 £46,000 +84.00%
West Sussex +1 2 £47,500 +26.67%
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 21 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 16 (76.19%) VMware
2 16 (76.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
4 11 (52.38%) Azure
5 10 (47.62%) PlateSpin
5 10 (47.62%) Migration
5 10 (47.62%) Military
6 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 9 (42.86%) Windows
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (33.33%) ITIL
8 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 6 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (23.81%) Office 365
9 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 5 (23.81%) SCCM
9 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
9 5 (23.81%) MCSA
10 4 (19.05%) LAN
10 4 (19.05%) WAN
10 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
10 4 (19.05%) SLA
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco
10 4 (19.05%) AWS
10 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
10 4 (19.05%) Firewall
11 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow

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 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Azure
2 5 (23.81%) Office 365
3 4 (19.05%) AWS
4 3 (14.29%) NuGet
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (9.52%) IaaS
5 2 (9.52%) npm
5 2 (9.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
1 4 (19.05%) LAN
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (19.05%) WAN
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) VLAN
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Bower
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (47.62%) Military
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Architect
1 11 (52.38%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) VMware Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Wintel Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Azure Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Migration
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Change Control
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Service Management
4 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.52%) Architectural Design
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
6 1 (4.76%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.76%) SDLC
6 1 (4.76%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) MCSA
4 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
5 3 (14.29%) MCSE
6 2 (9.52%) CCNA
6 2 (9.52%) CCNP
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 16 (76.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.52%) XenApp
5 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
2 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) VMware
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) PlateSpin
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) Ivanti
5 3 (14.29%) Remedy
5 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 2 (9.52%) NetApp
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle