Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Server Virtualization
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 236 294 299
Rank change year-on-year +58 +5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Server Virtualisation 43 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.56% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 17
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £34,600 £29,250
90th Percentile £54,875 £50,375 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

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 7,050 8,797 9,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.24% 90.77% 91.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5,269 6,950 7,513
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -1.20% +1.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £66,300 £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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 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
Birmingham +36 38 £50,000 +5.26%
Staffordshire +29 3 £22,500 -29.69%
Herefordshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Server Virtualisation
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (95.35%) Citrix
3 40 (93.02%) Microsoft
4 34 (79.07%) Active Directory
5 33 (76.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (76.74%) MCSE
5 33 (76.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 33 (76.74%) Windows Server
6 32 (74.42%) Office 365
7 25 (58.14%) Amazon AWS
7 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
7 25 (58.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (55.81%) Project Management
9 23 (53.49%) MCP
9 23 (53.49%) Network Security
9 23 (53.49%) Programme Management
9 23 (53.49%) Enterprise Architecture
9 23 (53.49%) Presales
9 23 (53.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (53.49%) Customer Requirements
9 23 (53.49%) Vendor Relationship Management
10 21 (48.84%) GDPR
10 21 (48.84%) Data Protection
10 21 (48.84%) Security Cleared
11 20 (46.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (46.51%) VMware
12 19 (44.19%) Hyper-V
13 15 (34.88%) Firewall
13 15 (34.88%) VLAN
13 15 (34.88%) Cisco

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 9 (20.93%) Skype for Business
2 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 33 (76.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (74.42%) Office 365
3 25 (58.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.33%) IaaS
4 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (53.49%) Network Security
2 15 (34.88%) Firewall
2 15 (34.88%) SAN
2 15 (34.88%) VLAN
3 9 (20.93%) BGP
3 9 (20.93%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (20.93%) LAN
3 9 (20.93%) OSPF
3 9 (20.93%) RIP
3 9 (20.93%) Skype
3 9 (20.93%) VPN
3 9 (20.93%) WAN
3 9 (20.93%) Wireless
4 6 (13.95%) IPsec
4 6 (13.95%) IPv6
4 6 (13.95%) Spanning Tree
5 5 (11.63%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (11.63%) VSAN
6 2 (4.65%) DHCP
6 2 (4.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Architect
1 23 (53.49%) Technical Architect
2 9 (20.93%) Network Systems Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Implementation Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (4.65%) IT Support
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (4.65%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (2.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.33%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (2.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Senior Implementation Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (16.28%) Fat Client
2 7 (16.28%) Thin Client
3 6 (13.95%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (76.74%) Windows Server
3 25 (58.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (53.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Project Management
2 23 (53.49%) Customer Requirements
2 23 (53.49%) Enterprise Architecture
2 23 (53.49%) Presales
2 23 (53.49%) Programme Management
2 23 (53.49%) Vendor Relationship Management
3 21 (48.84%) Data Protection
4 10 (23.26%) ITIL
5 9 (20.93%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 1 (2.33%) Customer-Centricity
7 1 (2.33%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.95%) Bash Shell
3 5 (11.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (76.74%) MCSE
1 33 (76.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (53.49%) MCP
3 21 (48.84%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) CCA
4 1 (2.33%) CCAA
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCITP
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (48.84%) GDPR
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (79.07%) Active Directory
2 20 (46.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (44.19%) Hyper-V
4 15 (34.88%) XenDesktop
5 14 (32.56%) XenApp
6 8 (18.60%) vSphere
7 6 (13.95%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (11.63%) Terminal Services
8 5 (11.63%) VMware NSX
9 2 (4.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (95.35%) Citrix
2 40 (93.02%) Microsoft
3 20 (46.51%) VMware
4 15 (34.88%) Cisco
4 15 (34.88%) HP
4 15 (34.88%) NetApp
5 9 (20.93%) Polycom
6 6 (13.95%) CheckPoint
6 6 (13.95%) Dell
6 6 (13.95%) Dell Compellent
6 6 (13.95%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds