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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtualization Architect
Rank 844 827 842
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 7 24 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.025% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.026% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 32
Average salary £65,750 £80,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.81% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £81,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £68,000 £80,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +23.07%
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
93335 91612 99580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.56% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78357 74834 86216
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
North West -4 3 £68,500 +61.17%
London 0 2 £52,500 -30.00% 1
South West - 1 - - 1
Virtualisation Architect
UK

Virtualisation Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 32 (80.00%) VMware
1 32 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (65.00%) Citrix
3 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (55.00%) Hyper-V
5 18 (45.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (45.00%) vCloud
6 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (40.00%) Cisco
7 16 (40.00%) NetApp
8 15 (37.50%) Windows
8 15 (37.50%) MCSE
8 15 (37.50%) VCAP
8 15 (37.50%) vSphere
8 15 (37.50%) XenDesktop
9 14 (35.00%) Citrix Certification
9 14 (35.00%) EMC
10 12 (30.00%) VTSP
11 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
11 11 (27.50%) MCITP
12 10 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (22.50%) 3PAR
13 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (22.50%) CLARiiON
13 9 (22.50%) CCA
13 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
13 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
13 9 (22.50%) CCIA
14 8 (20.00%) CCEA

Virtualisation Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) PaaS
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (20.00%) WAAS
3 5 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) Firewall
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.50%) NAS
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) WAN
5 1 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (17.50%) Banking
2 6 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (5.00%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) CLARiiON
2 8 (20.00%) Celerra
3 2 (5.00%) FlexPod
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.50%) Linux
5 2 (5.00%) AIX
5 2 (5.00%) HPUX
5 2 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) Operations Management
2 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (5.00%) Product Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Product Management
3 2 (5.00%) ITIL
3 2 (5.00%) Migration
3 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.50%) Project Management
4 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (37.50%) MCSE
3 15 (37.50%) VCAP
4 14 (35.00%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (30.00%) VTSP
6 11 (27.50%) MCITP
7 9 (22.50%) CCA
7 9 (22.50%) CCIA
8 8 (20.00%) NCDA
8 8 (20.00%) NCIE
8 8 (20.00%) CCEA
8 8 (20.00%) MCTS
9 6 (15.00%) CCEE
9 6 (15.00%) VCP5
10 3 (7.50%) Degree
11 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (2.50%) MCSD
12 1 (2.50%) MCSA
12 1 (2.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (55.00%) Hyper-V
3 18 (45.00%) vCloud
4 15 (37.50%) XenDesktop
4 15 (37.50%) vSphere
5 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
6 7 (17.50%) XenApp
7 4 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (5.00%) Xen
9 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
9 1 (2.50%) XenServer
9 1 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (2.50%) UAG
9 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) XenMobile
2 4 (10.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) VMware
2 26 (65.00%) Citrix
3 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (40.00%) Cisco
4 16 (40.00%) NetApp
5 14 (35.00%) EMC
6 9 (22.50%) 3PAR
7 8 (20.00%) LANDesk
7 8 (20.00%) HP
8 4 (10.00%) IBM
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle
9 1 (2.50%) Isilon
9 1 (2.50%) F5
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago