The table below looks at the statistics for the Virtualisation Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Virtualisation Architect 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 Architect
Rank 877 896 856
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 25 27 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.028% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.029% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 31
Average salary £70,000 £66,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% -5.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,175 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
Virtualisation Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
89882 94415 94645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.13% 96.49% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 76200 78954 76880
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Virtualisation Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Virtualisation Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Virtualisation Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Virtualisation Architect Salary Trend in England

Virtualisation Architect
Salary Histogram in England

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

Virtualisation Architect Salary Histogram in England

Virtualisation Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Architect within the England 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
South East +15 13 £50,000 -28.82%
London +20 8 £80,000 +6.66%
Yorkshire +12 2 £42,500 -34.61%
North West +30 1 £70,000 +2.18%
South West -11 1 £65,000 +40.54%
Virtualisation Architect
UK

Virtualisation Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Virtualisation Architect 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 Architect in their job title.

1 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
1 31 (56.36%) VMware
1 31 (56.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (54.55%) HP
3 25 (45.45%) SAN
3 25 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 24 (43.64%) Active Directory
5 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
5 23 (41.82%) Clustering
6 22 (40.00%) Cisco
6 22 (40.00%) High Availability
7 21 (38.18%) Citrix
8 20 (36.36%) TOGAF
9 18 (32.73%) Linux
9 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
9 18 (32.73%) Finance
10 16 (29.09%) PRINCE2
11 15 (27.27%) SharePoint
11 15 (27.27%) SQL
11 15 (27.27%) Oracle
11 15 (27.27%) Windows
11 15 (27.27%) NetApp
12 14 (25.45%) CheckPoint
12 14 (25.45%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (25.45%) MCSE
12 14 (25.45%) F5
12 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
13 13 (23.64%) Translating Business Requirements
13 13 (23.64%) Mentoring

Virtualisation Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Virtualisation Architect 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 13 (23.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (23.64%) MS Exchange
2 13 (23.64%) SharePoint 2010
2 13 (23.64%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (23.64%) Skype for Business
3 7 (12.73%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.82%) CMS
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (16.36%) IaaS
1 9 (16.36%) PaaS
1 9 (16.36%) SaaS
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.64%) SoftLayer
4 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (45.45%) SAN
2 13 (23.64%) VoIP
3 3 (5.45%) NAS
3 3 (5.45%) WAN
4 2 (3.64%) Firewall
4 2 (3.64%) LAN
4 2 (3.64%) Wireless
5 1 (1.82%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.82%) DNS
5 1 (1.82%) MPLS
5 1 (1.82%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.82%) Network Security
5 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (16.36%) MySQL
4 3 (5.45%) Big Data
5 1 (1.82%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.82%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
General
1 18 (32.73%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Banking
2 7 (12.73%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Advertising
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) Middleware
1 6 (10.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.82%) Clustering
2 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
3 9 (16.36%) Replication
4 3 (5.45%) Celerra
4 3 (5.45%) CLARiiON
4 3 (5.45%) EMC VNX
4 3 (5.45%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.64%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.64%) Social Media
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.82%) Equities
6 1 (1.82%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.73%) Linux
2 15 (27.27%) Windows
3 11 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (16.36%) Unix
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) High Availability
2 20 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 16 (29.09%) PRINCE2
4 13 (23.64%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 13 (23.64%) Data Management
4 13 (23.64%) Mentoring
4 13 (23.64%) Network Load Balancing
4 13 (23.64%) Translating Business Requirements
5 11 (20.00%) ITIL
5 11 (20.00%) Presales
6 10 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (16.36%) Business Continuity
7 9 (16.36%) Load Balancing
7 9 (16.36%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) CMMI
8 5 (9.09%) DevOps
8 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (9.09%) eTOM
8 5 (9.09%) IT Governance
8 5 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) SQL
2 9 (16.36%) C
3 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (25.45%) MCSE
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (23.64%) CCNA
3 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
4 5 (9.09%) MBA
5 3 (5.45%) Degree
6 2 (3.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.82%) CCDP
7 1 (1.82%) CCNP
7 1 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.09%) COBIT
3 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 31 (56.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 24 (43.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (10.91%) vSphere
5 3 (5.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (3.64%) vCloud
6 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.64%) XenServer
7 1 (1.82%) XenApp
7 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Hyperic
2 5 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (9.09%) Puppet
3 3 (5.45%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.45%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.82%) vRealize
Vendors
1 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
1 31 (56.36%) VMware
2 30 (54.55%) HP
3 22 (40.00%) Cisco
4 21 (38.18%) Citrix
5 15 (27.27%) NetApp
5 15 (27.27%) Oracle
6 14 (25.45%) CheckPoint
6 14 (25.45%) F5
7 13 (23.64%) 3PAR
7 13 (23.64%) Juniper
8 10 (18.18%) EMC
9 9 (16.36%) SolarWinds
9 9 (16.36%) Symantec
10 6 (10.91%) Dell
11 5 (9.09%) IBM
12 2 (3.64%) SonicWALL
12 2 (3.64%) Sophos
12 2 (3.64%) WatchGuard
13 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat