The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtualization Architect
Rank 873 829 826
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 15 15 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.015% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.016% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 33
Average salary £61,250 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103100 95904 105987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 84942 80243 91513
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Virtualisation Architect
UK

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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
London -26 9 £57,500 -17.85%
South East 0 5 £75,000 +7.14%
West Midlands +5 4 - -
Yorkshire -42 4 - -
East of England -3 1 £65,000 -
Virtualisation Architect
UK

Virtualisation Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 37 (97.37%) VMware
1 37 (97.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (55.26%) Citrix
3 18 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (47.37%) MCITP
4 17 (44.74%) vCloud
5 15 (39.47%) Cisco
5 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
5 15 (39.47%) EMC
6 14 (36.84%) HP
6 14 (36.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (34.21%) vSphere
8 11 (28.95%) XenDesktop
8 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
9 10 (26.32%) Dell
9 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
9 10 (26.32%) MCSE
9 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
9 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
10 9 (23.68%) NetApp
11 8 (21.05%) SAN
11 8 (21.05%) IBM
11 8 (21.05%) CLARiiON
12 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (18.42%) XenApp
12 7 (18.42%) VCP5
12 7 (18.42%) Knowledge Management
12 7 (18.42%) Xen
12 7 (18.42%) Linux

Virtualisation Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
2 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Office 365
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) SAN
2 4 (10.53%) WAAS
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (5.26%) VLAN
4 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) CLARiiON
2 4 (10.53%) Symmetrix
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) Celerra
3 3 (7.89%) Social Media
3 3 (7.89%) Blog
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Knowledge Management
2 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
2 6 (15.79%) Business Continuity
3 5 (13.16%) Change Management
3 5 (13.16%) Project Management
4 4 (10.53%) Data Management
4 4 (10.53%) ITIL
5 3 (7.89%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (7.89%) Capacity Management
5 3 (7.89%) Service Management
5 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.89%) MOF
6 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (2.63%) Product Marketing
7 1 (2.63%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (47.37%) MCITP
2 14 (36.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (26.32%) MCSE
4 7 (18.42%) VCP5
5 6 (15.79%) HP AIS
5 6 (15.79%) HP ASE
6 5 (13.16%) CCIA
6 5 (13.16%) NCIE
6 5 (13.16%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (10.53%) CCEA
7 4 (10.53%) CCA
7 4 (10.53%) MCTS
7 4 (10.53%) Degree
7 4 (10.53%) VCAP
7 4 (10.53%) VTSP
7 4 (10.53%) NCDA
8 1 (2.63%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (97.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (44.74%) vCloud
3 13 (34.21%) vSphere
4 11 (28.95%) XenDesktop
5 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
5 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
6 7 (18.42%) Xen
6 7 (18.42%) XenApp
7 6 (15.79%) XenServer
8 4 (10.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 4 (10.53%) VMware Server
9 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (7.89%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.63%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) VMware
2 21 (55.26%) Citrix
3 15 (39.47%) EMC
3 15 (39.47%) Cisco
3 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 14 (36.84%) HP
5 10 (26.32%) Dell
6 9 (23.68%) NetApp
7 8 (21.05%) IBM
8 4 (10.53%) Veeam
8 4 (10.53%) 3PAR
9 3 (7.89%) CA
9 3 (7.89%) BMC
10 1 (2.63%) Cognizant
10 1 (2.63%) Oracle
10 1 (2.63%) McAfee
10 1 (2.63%) AppSense