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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 811 832 827
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 41 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.030% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.031% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 36
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £75,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
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 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +36 16 £55,000 - 2
Yorkshire +10 10 £42,000 +13.51%
South East -7 5 £45,000 -5.26%
South West - 4 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £47,500 - 2
East Midlands - 1 £31,500 -
Virtualisation Engineer
UK

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 89 (95.70%) VMware
1 89 (95.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (63.44%) Microsoft
3 50 (53.76%) Windows
4 45 (48.39%) Hyper-V
5 32 (34.41%) Citrix
6 31 (33.33%) vSphere
7 30 (32.26%) Active Directory
8 29 (31.18%) XenApp
9 26 (27.96%) NetApp
10 25 (26.88%) Finance
11 24 (25.81%) Cisco
12 23 (24.73%) SAN
13 22 (23.66%) HP
14 20 (21.51%) EMC
14 20 (21.51%) XenDesktop
15 19 (20.43%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
17 17 (18.28%) ITIL
18 16 (17.20%) VMware ESX
18 16 (17.20%) PowerShell
19 15 (16.13%) SQL
19 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
20 14 (15.05%) MS Exchange
21 13 (13.98%) Cisco Nexus
21 13 (13.98%) VMware ESXi
22 12 (12.90%) SCVMM
22 12 (12.90%) Migration
23 11 (11.83%) Microsoft App-V
23 11 (11.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Virtualisation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (15.05%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.75%) Lync
3 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (5.38%) IIS
5 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Office
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) SaaS
1 9 (9.68%) Office 365
2 4 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (24.73%) SAN
2 13 (13.98%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (9.68%) Unified Communications
4 8 (8.60%) Firewall
5 7 (7.53%) VPN
6 6 (6.45%) DNS
7 5 (5.38%) NetScaler
8 4 (4.30%) MRTG
8 4 (4.30%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.15%) NAS
9 2 (2.15%) LAN
10 1 (1.08%) WAN
10 1 (1.08%) DHCP
10 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.08%) SSL
10 1 (1.08%) MPLS
10 1 (1.08%) Wireless
10 1 (1.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (26.88%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Banking
3 2 (2.15%) Advertising
4 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Electronics
4 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) Application Packaging
2 5 (5.38%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) FlexPod
2 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.38%) Clustering
2 5 (5.38%) Statistics
3 4 (4.30%) EqualLogic
3 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.23%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.15%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.15%) Open Source
5 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.15%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.08%) Replication
6 1 (1.08%) DTV
6 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) CMDB
6 1 (1.08%) Wiki
6 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (53.76%) Windows
2 19 (20.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (10.75%) Linux
5 6 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.38%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.38%) Windows Vista
7 4 (4.30%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.23%) VMS
8 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.15%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.28%) ITIL
2 12 (12.90%) Migration
3 10 (10.75%) Change Management
4 9 (9.68%) High Availability
5 8 (8.60%) Use Case
6 5 (5.38%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.38%) Benchmarking
6 5 (5.38%) Project Planning
7 4 (4.30%) Project Management
7 4 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.23%) Capacity Management
8 3 (3.23%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.15%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.15%) Memory Management
9 2 (2.15%) Fault Management
9 2 (2.15%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.15%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (2.15%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.15%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.20%) PowerShell
2 15 (16.13%) SQL
3 3 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (5.38%) CCNA
3 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.30%) MCSA
4 4 (4.30%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.15%) MCSE
6 2 (2.15%) Degree
6 2 (2.15%) VCAP
7 1 (1.08%) VCP5
7 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) SLA
2 3 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 89 (95.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (48.39%) Hyper-V
3 31 (33.33%) vSphere
4 30 (32.26%) Active Directory
5 29 (31.18%) XenApp
6 20 (21.51%) XenDesktop
7 16 (17.20%) VMware ESX
8 13 (13.98%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (11.83%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (10.75%) vCloud
11 9 (9.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (2.15%) Xen
12 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (2.15%) XenServer
13 1 (1.08%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (12.90%) SCVMM
2 10 (10.75%) vMotion
3 9 (9.68%) SCCM
3 9 (9.68%) SCOM
4 4 (4.30%) Cacti
4 4 (4.30%) HP SIM
5 2 (2.15%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (2.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 89 (95.70%) VMware
2 59 (63.44%) Microsoft
3 32 (34.41%) Citrix
4 26 (27.96%) NetApp
5 24 (25.81%) Cisco
6 22 (23.66%) HP
7 20 (21.51%) EMC
8 9 (9.68%) CommVault
9 7 (7.53%) 3PAR
10 6 (6.45%) AppSense
10 6 (6.45%) LANDesk
10 6 (6.45%) Dell
11 4 (4.30%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.23%) Sophos
13 1 (1.08%) Symantec
13 1 (1.08%) McAfee
13 1 (1.08%) IBM
13 1 (1.08%) SAP
13 1 (1.08%) BMC
13 1 (1.08%) Isilon
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