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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 813 804 834
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 53 60 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.059% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.062% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 46 57 24
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £36,500 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
Virtualisation Engineer
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Virtualisation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Virtualisation Engineer Salary Trend in England

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

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

Virtualisation Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Virtualisation Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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 +26 27 £54,750 +4.28% 3
South East +11 8 £55,750 +6.19% 1
South West - 7 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands - 6 £50,000 -
East of England -37 4 £32,500 -23.52% 1
North West - 1 - - 1
Virtualisation Engineer
UK

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Virtualisation Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 96 (94.12%) VMware
1 96 (94.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (44.12%) Hyper-V
3 42 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 39 (38.24%) Windows
5 38 (37.25%) Citrix
5 38 (37.25%) Cisco
6 37 (36.27%) HP
7 34 (33.33%) Finance
8 32 (31.37%) NetApp
9 26 (25.49%) XenApp
10 23 (22.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 23 (22.55%) EMC
11 21 (20.59%) Active Directory
12 20 (19.61%) SAN
12 20 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (18.63%) Dell
14 16 (15.69%) XenServer
14 16 (15.69%) XenDesktop
15 15 (14.71%) vSphere
15 15 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (13.73%) Cisco Nexus
17 13 (12.75%) FlexPod
18 9 (8.82%) vCloud
18 9 (8.82%) VMware Server
18 9 (8.82%) VMware ESX
18 9 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
18 9 (8.82%) NetScaler
18 9 (8.82%) SQL

Virtualisation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Virtualisation Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.84%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.88%) IIS
3 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.98%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.61%) SAN
2 14 (13.73%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (8.82%) NetScaler
4 8 (7.84%) DNS
5 6 (5.88%) DHCP
6 5 (4.90%) NAS
7 3 (2.94%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.96%) Firewall
8 2 (1.96%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.98%) MRTG
9 1 (0.98%) VLAN
9 1 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.98%) VPN
9 1 (0.98%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 34 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) Banking
3 2 (1.96%) Marketing
3 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.96%) Advertising
3 2 (1.96%) Electronics
3 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.98%) Back Office
4 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.86%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) FlexPod
2 6 (5.88%) Clustering
2 6 (5.88%) EqualLogic
3 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.92%) Open Source
3 4 (3.92%) Device Driver
3 4 (3.92%) Replication
3 4 (3.92%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.96%) DTV
6 1 (0.98%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 39 (38.24%) Windows
2 20 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (7.84%) Linux
5 7 (6.86%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.96%) VMS
6 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.98%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.98%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (5.88%) Use Case
4 5 (4.90%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (3.92%) Memory Management
5 4 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (3.92%) Software Engineering
5 4 (3.92%) ITIL
6 3 (2.94%) Business Continuity
6 3 (2.94%) Project Management
7 2 (1.96%) Service Delivery
7 2 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (1.96%) Programme Management
7 2 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.96%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (1.96%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (1.96%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (1.96%) Fault Management
7 2 (1.96%) Capacity Management
7 2 (1.96%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.82%) SQL
2 5 (4.90%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.92%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (22.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.84%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (6.86%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (6.86%) CCNA
4 7 (6.86%) VCAP
5 6 (5.88%) MCITP
5 6 (5.88%) MCSE
5 6 (5.88%) MCSA
6 5 (4.90%) CCA
7 4 (3.92%) Degree
7 4 (3.92%) CCAA
7 4 (3.92%) MCSM
8 3 (2.94%) NCDA
8 3 (2.94%) MCP
9 2 (1.96%) VCP5
9 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.98%) VCP4
10 1 (0.98%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 96 (94.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (44.12%) Hyper-V
3 26 (25.49%) XenApp
4 21 (20.59%) Active Directory
5 16 (15.69%) XenServer
5 16 (15.69%) XenDesktop
6 15 (14.71%) vSphere
7 9 (8.82%) VMware Server
7 9 (8.82%) vCloud
7 9 (8.82%) VMware ESX
7 9 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (4.90%) Xen
10 3 (2.94%) NFS
11 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.98%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) WSUS
1 5 (4.90%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (4.90%) SCCM
2 4 (3.92%) Puppet
3 3 (2.94%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.94%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.96%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.98%) Legato
5 1 (0.98%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.98%) Cacti
Vendors
1 96 (94.12%) VMware
2 42 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 38 (37.25%) Citrix
3 38 (37.25%) Cisco
4 37 (36.27%) HP
5 32 (31.37%) NetApp
6 23 (22.55%) EMC
7 19 (18.63%) Dell
8 8 (7.84%) Hitachi
9 7 (6.86%) AppSense
9 7 (6.86%) LANDesk
10 6 (5.88%) 3PAR
11 5 (4.90%) Fujitsu
12 2 (1.96%) Sophos
12 2 (1.96%) Kaspersky
12 2 (1.96%) Aerohive Networks
12 2 (1.96%) Brocade
12 2 (1.96%) Fortinet
12 2 (1.96%) IBM
12 2 (1.96%) Oracle
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