Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Server Virtualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Server Virtualisation over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Server Virtualization
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 255 325 324
Rank change year-on-year +70 -1 -30
Permanent jobs citing Server Virtualisation 44 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.098% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 17
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £35,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.86% -4.67% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £33,000 £28,350
90th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £74,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% +3.33%

Server Virtualisation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,714 9,287 10,563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.82% 90.95% 90.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5,865 7,553 8,281
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Server Virtualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Server Virtualisation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Server Virtualisation in the West Midlands

Server Virtualisation
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Server Virtualisation in the West Midlands

Server Virtualisation
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Virtualisation in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Server Virtualisation in the West Midlands

Server Virtualisation
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Virtualisation within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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
Birmingham +41 38 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Staffordshire +29 4 £23,750 -25.78%
Herefordshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Server Virtualisation
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Server Virtualisation 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Server Virtualisation.

1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (95.45%) Microsoft
3 41 (93.18%) Citrix
4 35 (79.55%) Active Directory
5 34 (77.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 34 (77.27%) Windows Server
6 33 (75.00%) Office 365
7 31 (70.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 31 (70.45%) MCSE
8 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
8 24 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (52.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (52.27%) VMware
10 22 (50.00%) Hyper-V
10 22 (50.00%) Project Management
10 22 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (47.73%) Presales
11 21 (47.73%) Customer Requirements
11 21 (47.73%) Vendor Relationship Management
11 21 (47.73%) MCP
11 21 (47.73%) Network Security
11 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
11 21 (47.73%) Programme Management
11 21 (47.73%) Enterprise Architecture
12 19 (43.18%) Data Protection
12 19 (43.18%) GDPR
13 18 (40.91%) Firewall
14 17 (38.64%) VLAN
14 17 (38.64%) XenApp

Server Virtualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.45%) Skype for Business
3 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 34 (77.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (75.00%) Office 365
3 24 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.27%) IaaS
4 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (47.73%) Network Security
2 18 (40.91%) Firewall
3 17 (38.64%) SAN
3 17 (38.64%) VLAN
4 10 (22.73%) VPN
5 9 (20.45%) BGP
5 9 (20.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (20.45%) LAN
5 9 (20.45%) OSPF
5 9 (20.45%) RIP
5 9 (20.45%) Skype
5 9 (20.45%) WAN
5 9 (20.45%) Wireless
6 8 (18.18%) IPsec
6 8 (18.18%) IPv6
6 8 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (18.18%) Spanning Tree
6 8 (18.18%) VSAN
7 3 (6.82%) DNS
8 2 (4.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Architect
1 21 (47.73%) Technical Architect
2 9 (20.45%) Network Systems Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Implementation Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) IT Support
6 1 (2.27%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.27%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (2.27%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Fat Client
1 9 (20.45%) Thin Client
1 9 (20.45%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (18.18%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (77.27%) Windows Server
3 24 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.27%) Linux
7 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Project Management
2 21 (47.73%) Customer Requirements
2 21 (47.73%) Enterprise Architecture
2 21 (47.73%) Presales
2 21 (47.73%) Programme Management
2 21 (47.73%) Vendor Relationship Management
3 19 (43.18%) Data Protection
4 10 (22.73%) ITIL
5 9 (20.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (4.55%) Migration
8 1 (2.27%) Customer-Centricity
8 1 (2.27%) DevOps
8 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.27%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 8 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (70.45%) MCSE
1 31 (70.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (47.73%) MCP
2 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) CCA
3 1 (2.27%) CCAA
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.27%) MCITP
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (43.18%) GDPR
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (79.55%) Active Directory
2 23 (52.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 17 (38.64%) XenApp
4 17 (38.64%) XenDesktop
5 10 (22.73%) vSphere
6 8 (18.18%) Forefront TMG
6 8 (18.18%) Terminal Services
6 8 (18.18%) VMware NSX
7 2 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 41 (93.18%) Citrix
3 23 (52.27%) VMware
4 17 (38.64%) Cisco
4 17 (38.64%) HP
4 17 (38.64%) NetApp
5 9 (20.45%) Polycom
6 8 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 8 (18.18%) Dell
6 8 (18.18%) Dell Compellent
6 8 (18.18%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.27%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds