The table below looks at the statistics for the Virtualisation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Virtualisation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 211 224 212
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 12 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.037% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.038% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 16
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £32,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £32,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Virtualisation Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4835 5244 5186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.69% 95.82% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 3896 3785
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Virtualisation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Virtualisation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Virtualisation Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Virtualisation Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Virtualisation Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +10 11 £50,000 +53.84%
Bracknell +2 1 £27,000 -16.92%
Virtualisation Engineer
South East

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Virtualisation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Virtualisation Engineer in their job title.

1 19 (90.48%) VMware
1 19 (90.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (42.86%) DNS
2 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 8 (38.10%) Linux
3 8 (38.10%) SAN
3 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
4 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (33.33%) HP
5 6 (28.57%) EMC
5 6 (28.57%) Citrix
5 6 (28.57%) Firewall
5 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 6 (28.57%) 3PAR
6 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
6 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (23.81%) Hitachi
6 5 (23.81%) NetApp
6 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
6 5 (23.81%) Dell
6 5 (23.81%) Unix
7 3 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 3 (14.29%) Finance
8 2 (9.52%) Service Management
8 2 (9.52%) Project Management
8 2 (9.52%) HTTP
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL
8 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
8 2 (9.52%) SMTP

Virtualisation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Virtualisation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Virtualisation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) SAN
3 6 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) HTTP
4 2 (9.52%) SMTP
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) NAS
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Unix
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
2 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
2 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
2 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
2 2 (9.52%) Project Management
2 2 (9.52%) Service Management
3 1 (4.76%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (4.76%) Legato
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.76%) Simpana
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) 3PAR
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
3 6 (28.57%) EMC
4 5 (23.81%) Dell
4 5 (23.81%) Hitachi
4 5 (23.81%) NetApp
4 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) Veeam