The first table below looks at the demand for the Virtualisation Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Virtualisation Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtualization Consultant
Rank 104 110 96
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Consultant 11 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.61% 0.46% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.49% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 4
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,750 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1739 1636 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.87% 94.08% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1364 1244
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Virtualisation Consultant
West Midlands

Virtualisation Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Virtualisation Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Virtualisation Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Virtualisation Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Virtualisation Consultant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Virtualisation Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Virtualisation Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Virtualisation Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Virtualisation Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) VMware
1 22 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (95.45%) Citrix
3 19 (86.36%) XenApp
3 19 (86.36%) XenDesktop
4 18 (81.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (77.27%) XenServer
5 17 (77.27%) vSphere
6 15 (68.18%) CCEE
6 15 (68.18%) MCITP
6 15 (68.18%) Citrix Certification
6 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (59.09%) HP
7 13 (59.09%) CCIA
8 12 (54.55%) NetScaler
9 9 (40.91%) CCEA
9 9 (40.91%) IBM
10 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
10 8 (36.36%) CCAA
10 8 (36.36%) VCAP
10 8 (36.36%) Veeam
11 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
12 6 (27.27%) CCA
12 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
13 5 (22.73%) Dell
13 5 (22.73%) Windows
14 4 (18.18%) EMC
14 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (18.18%) Cisco
14 4 (18.18%) NetApp

Virtualisation Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Virtualisation Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) NetScaler
2 3 (13.64%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) EqualLogic
1 2 (9.09%) CLARiiON
1 2 (9.09%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (68.18%) CCEE
2 15 (68.18%) MCITP
2 15 (68.18%) Citrix Certification
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (59.09%) CCIA
4 9 (40.91%) CCEA
5 8 (36.36%) CCAA
5 8 (36.36%) VCAP
6 6 (27.27%) CCA
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (18.18%) MCTS
7 4 (18.18%) VCDX
8 3 (13.64%) NCDA
8 3 (13.64%) MCSE
9 2 (9.09%) CCIE
9 2 (9.09%) CCSP
9 2 (9.09%) NCIE
9 2 (9.09%) VTSP
9 2 (9.09%) HP AIS
System Software
1 22 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (86.36%) XenApp
2 19 (86.36%) XenDesktop
3 17 (77.27%) XenServer
3 17 (77.27%) vSphere
4 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
5 3 (13.64%) vCloud
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
7 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
1 2 (9.09%) SCOM
1 2 (9.09%) SCVMM
1 2 (9.09%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (95.45%) Citrix
3 13 (59.09%) HP
4 9 (40.91%) IBM
5 8 (36.36%) Veeam
6 5 (22.73%) Dell
7 4 (18.18%) EMC
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco
7 4 (18.18%) NetApp
8 2 (9.09%) AppSense