The table below looks at the statistics for the Virtualisation Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtualization Consultant
Rank 812 791 705
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -86
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Consultant 60 62 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.062% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.066% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 50 45 150
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Virtualisation Consultant
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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Virtualisation Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Virtualisation Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Virtualisation Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Virtualisation Consultant Salary Trend in England

Virtualisation Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Virtualisation Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Virtualisation Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Virtualisation Consultant
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 Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
London -9 24 £53,750 +2.38%
South East -28 11 £60,000 +26.31%
East Midlands +5 8 £48,750 +8.33%
South West -35 8 £46,250 +5.71%
East of England -35 7 £47,500 +5.55%
North West -16 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Yorkshire -32 5 £70,000 +40.00%
West Midlands -14 4 £70,000 +27.27%
North East - 3 £70,000 -
Midlands - 2 £62,500 -
Virtualisation Consultant
UK

Virtualisation Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 69 (72.63%) VMware
1 69 (72.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (62.11%) Microsoft
3 44 (46.32%) Hyper-V
4 43 (45.26%) NetApp
5 38 (40.00%) Citrix
6 37 (38.95%) HP
7 36 (37.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 30 (31.58%) Active Directory
8 30 (31.58%) Windows
9 29 (30.53%) Cisco
10 27 (28.42%) vSphere
11 25 (26.32%) XenApp
12 24 (25.26%) XenDesktop
13 20 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
13 20 (21.05%) SAN
14 18 (18.95%) MS Excel
14 18 (18.95%) NCDA
14 18 (18.95%) NCIE
15 17 (17.89%) MS Exchange
15 17 (17.89%) Dell
16 16 (16.84%) ITIL
17 15 (15.79%) VMware ESX
17 15 (15.79%) MCITP
18 14 (14.74%) Migration
19 13 (13.68%) EMC
20 12 (12.63%) XenServer
21 11 (11.58%) MCSE
21 11 (11.58%) IBM
21 11 (11.58%) DNS

Virtualisation Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 17 (17.89%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.11%) IIS
6 1 (1.05%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (18.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.05%) SAN
2 11 (11.58%) DNS
3 10 (10.53%) DHCP
4 9 (9.47%) LAN
4 9 (9.47%) WAN
4 9 (9.47%) TCP/IP
4 9 (9.47%) VPN
5 8 (8.42%) NetScaler
6 6 (6.32%) Unified Communications
7 5 (5.26%) NAS
8 4 (4.21%) RTP
9 2 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.05%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.47%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (9.47%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (8.42%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Marketing
2 4 (4.21%) French Language
2 4 (4.21%) German Language
2 4 (4.21%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.11%) Legal
3 2 (2.11%) Back Office
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.05%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Clustering
2 7 (7.37%) Replication
3 4 (4.21%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.21%) Blog
3 4 (4.21%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (4.21%) EqualLogic
3 4 (4.21%) Social Media
4 3 (3.16%) FlexPod
5 2 (2.11%) Celerra
6 1 (1.05%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 30 (31.58%) Windows
2 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.16%) Linux
4 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.05%) Solaris
4 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.84%) ITIL
2 14 (14.74%) Migration
3 10 (10.53%) Business Continuity
4 9 (9.47%) Project Management
5 8 (8.42%) Change Management
6 6 (6.32%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (6.32%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.32%) SOA
7 5 (5.26%) Service Management
8 4 (4.21%) Quality Management
8 4 (4.21%) MOF
8 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.21%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.21%) V-Model
8 4 (4.21%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (4.21%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.21%) Capacity Management
8 4 (4.21%) DevOps
8 4 (4.21%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.16%) SQL
2 2 (2.11%) C
3 1 (1.05%) Perl
3 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (37.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 20 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (18.95%) NCDA
3 18 (18.95%) NCIE
4 15 (15.79%) MCITP
5 11 (11.58%) MCSE
6 10 (10.53%) Degree
7 9 (9.47%) MCTS
8 8 (8.42%) VCAP
8 8 (8.42%) VCDX
9 6 (6.32%) MCSA
9 6 (6.32%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
11 4 (4.21%) CCEE
12 3 (3.16%) VTSP
12 3 (3.16%) VCP5
12 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
12 3 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (3.16%) CCNA
13 2 (2.11%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) SLA
1 4 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (72.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (46.32%) Hyper-V
3 30 (31.58%) Active Directory
4 27 (28.42%) vSphere
5 25 (26.32%) XenApp
6 24 (25.26%) XenDesktop
7 15 (15.79%) VMware ESX
8 12 (12.63%) XenServer
9 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 8 (8.42%) vCloud
11 7 (7.37%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (4.21%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (2.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (8.42%) XenMobile
2 4 (4.21%) ServiceCenter
2 4 (4.21%) SCCM
2 4 (4.21%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.21%) CA LISA
3 3 (3.16%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.11%) SCOM
5 1 (1.05%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 69 (72.63%) VMware
2 59 (62.11%) Microsoft
3 43 (45.26%) NetApp
4 38 (40.00%) Citrix
5 37 (38.95%) HP
6 29 (30.53%) Cisco
7 17 (17.89%) Dell
8 13 (13.68%) EMC
9 11 (11.58%) IBM
10 9 (9.47%) PlateSpin
10 9 (9.47%) Veeam
10 9 (9.47%) FalconStor
11 8 (8.42%) CA
12 7 (7.37%) 3PAR
13 5 (5.26%) SAP
14 4 (4.21%) BMC
14 4 (4.21%) Green Hat
15 3 (3.16%) Oracle
16 2 (2.11%) AppSense