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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 844 870 839
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 31 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.033% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.035% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 31
Average salary £47,250 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%
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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
London +1 14 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Yorkshire +16 7 £42,000 +13.51%
South East -4 4 £45,000 -5.26%
West Midlands -14 2 £43,750 -12.50%
South West - 2 £43,750 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £31,500 -
Virtualisation Engineer
UK

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 77 (97.47%) VMware
1 77 (97.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (68.35%) Microsoft
3 42 (53.16%) Windows
4 40 (50.63%) Hyper-V
5 28 (35.44%) vSphere
6 26 (32.91%) Active Directory
7 25 (31.65%) Citrix
8 24 (30.38%) XenApp
9 21 (26.58%) Cisco
9 21 (26.58%) NetApp
10 18 (22.78%) SAN
10 18 (22.78%) Finance
11 17 (21.52%) ITIL
11 17 (21.52%) PowerShell
11 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (20.25%) XenDesktop
12 16 (20.25%) VMware ESX
12 16 (20.25%) EMC
13 15 (18.99%) SQL
14 13 (16.46%) HP
14 13 (16.46%) VMware ESXi
15 12 (15.19%) MS Exchange
15 12 (15.19%) Migration
15 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (15.19%) SCVMM
16 11 (13.92%) Cisco Nexus
17 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (12.66%) Lync
17 10 (12.66%) vMotion

Virtualisation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 12 (15.19%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.66%) Lync
3 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (3.80%) IIS
6 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Office
2 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) SaaS
1 9 (11.39%) Office 365
2 4 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) SAN
2 11 (13.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (11.39%) Unified Communications
4 8 (10.13%) Firewall
5 7 (8.86%) VPN
6 6 (7.59%) NetScaler
7 5 (6.33%) DNS
8 4 (5.06%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (5.06%) MRTG
9 1 (1.27%) Wireless
9 1 (1.27%) SSL
9 1 (1.27%) MPLS
9 1 (1.27%) LAN
9 1 (1.27%) WAN
9 1 (1.27%) DHCP
9 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (22.78%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) WSH
2 4 (5.06%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.59%) FlexPod
2 5 (6.33%) Private Cloud
2 5 (6.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.33%) Statistics
3 3 (3.80%) Replication
3 3 (3.80%) Clustering
3 3 (3.80%) Hedge funds
3 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.53%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) CMDB
5 1 (1.27%) Wiki
5 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.27%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 42 (53.16%) Windows
2 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.33%) Windows Vista
5 5 (6.33%) Linux
5 5 (6.33%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.06%) Windows 2000
6 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.53%) CentOS
8 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) ITIL
2 12 (15.19%) Migration
3 10 (12.66%) Change Management
4 9 (11.39%) High Availability
5 8 (10.13%) Use Case
6 5 (6.33%) Project Planning
6 5 (6.33%) Benchmarking
6 5 (6.33%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.80%) Project Management
8 3 (3.80%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.80%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.53%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.53%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (2.53%) Fault Management
9 2 (2.53%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.27%) Service Management
10 1 (1.27%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.27%) Identity Management
10 1 (1.27%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.52%) PowerShell
2 15 (18.99%) SQL
3 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.06%) CCNA
5 3 (3.80%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.53%) MCSA
7 1 (1.27%) MCSE
7 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.27%) VCAP
7 1 (1.27%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 77 (97.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (50.63%) Hyper-V
3 28 (35.44%) vSphere
4 26 (32.91%) Active Directory
5 24 (30.38%) XenApp
6 16 (20.25%) XenDesktop
6 16 (20.25%) VMware ESX
7 13 (16.46%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (11.39%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (11.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (6.33%) vCloud
10 2 (2.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 12 (15.19%) SCVMM
2 10 (12.66%) vMotion
3 9 (11.39%) SCCM
3 9 (11.39%) SCOM
4 4 (5.06%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (5.06%) Cacti
5 2 (2.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.27%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 77 (97.47%) VMware
2 54 (68.35%) Microsoft
3 25 (31.65%) Citrix
4 21 (26.58%) Cisco
4 21 (26.58%) NetApp
5 16 (20.25%) EMC
6 13 (16.46%) HP
7 9 (11.39%) CommVault
8 7 (8.86%) 3PAR
9 4 (5.06%) AppSense
9 4 (5.06%) LANDesk
9 4 (5.06%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.80%) Sophos
11 2 (2.53%) Dell
12 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.27%) Symantec
12 1 (1.27%) McAfee
12 1 (1.27%) Trend Micro
12 1 (1.27%) Cyber-Ark
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