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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 810 831 818
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 49 29 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.029% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.031% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 30 27 36
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.63% -
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
94041 93776 95543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.45% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 78141 76271 81456
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 4 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 4 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
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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 +28 19 £47,000 -14.54% 1
Yorkshire -1 11 £42,000 +13.51%
West Midlands - 7 £50,000 -
South East -23 5 £45,000 -5.26%
South West - 4 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £31,500 -
Virtualisation Engineer
UK

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 103 (94.50%) VMware
1 103 (94.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (55.96%) Microsoft
3 55 (50.46%) Hyper-V
4 53 (48.62%) Windows
5 41 (37.61%) Citrix
6 36 (33.03%) XenApp
7 33 (30.28%) Active Directory
8 32 (29.36%) Cisco
8 32 (29.36%) vSphere
9 30 (27.52%) HP
9 30 (27.52%) NetApp
10 28 (25.69%) Finance
11 27 (24.77%) SAN
11 27 (24.77%) XenDesktop
12 25 (22.94%) EMC
13 23 (21.10%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (17.43%) SQL
15 18 (16.51%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (15.60%) ITIL
16 17 (15.60%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (14.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 16 (14.68%) VMware ESX
18 15 (13.76%) Cisco Nexus
18 15 (13.76%) PowerShell
19 13 (11.93%) VMware ESXi
19 13 (11.93%) SCCM
19 13 (11.93%) Windows Server 2003
19 13 (11.93%) MS Exchange
20 12 (11.01%) Linux

Virtualisation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 13 (11.93%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.17%) Lync
3 7 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.59%) IIS
5 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) MS Office
1 9 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) Office 365
1 9 (8.26%) SaaS
2 4 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (24.77%) SAN
2 15 (13.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (10.09%) Unified Communications
4 10 (9.17%) DNS
5 8 (7.34%) Firewall
6 7 (6.42%) NetScaler
6 7 (6.42%) VPN
7 5 (4.59%) DHCP
8 4 (3.67%) NAS
8 4 (3.67%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (3.67%) MRTG
9 2 (1.83%) LAN
10 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.92%) SSL
10 1 (0.92%) WAN
10 1 (0.92%) Wireless
10 1 (0.92%) MPLS
10 1 (0.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.59%) SQL Server
General
1 28 (25.69%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Banking
3 2 (1.83%) Advertising
4 1 (0.92%) Electronics
4 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.92%) Marketing
4 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.42%) Application Packaging
2 4 (3.67%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) FlexPod
2 6 (5.50%) EqualLogic
3 5 (4.59%) Clustering
4 4 (3.67%) Device Driver
4 4 (3.67%) Replication
4 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.67%) Statistics
4 4 (3.67%) Open Source
4 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (3.67%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.75%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.92%) DTV
6 1 (0.92%) CMDB
6 1 (0.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 53 (48.62%) Windows
2 23 (21.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (16.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (11.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (11.01%) Linux
6 7 (6.42%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.59%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.59%) Windows Vista
8 4 (3.67%) Windows 2000
9 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.75%) VMS
10 2 (1.83%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.60%) ITIL
2 12 (11.01%) Migration
3 10 (9.17%) Change Management
4 9 (8.26%) High Availability
5 8 (7.34%) Use Case
6 4 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (3.67%) Project Planning
6 4 (3.67%) Benchmarking
6 4 (3.67%) Project Management
6 4 (3.67%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (3.67%) Memory Management
7 3 (2.75%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (2.75%) Capacity Management
7 3 (2.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.75%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (2.75%) Configuration Management
7 3 (2.75%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.83%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.43%) SQL
2 15 (13.76%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.59%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (15.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (14.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (6.42%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.42%) CCNA
4 6 (5.50%) MCSA
5 5 (4.59%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.59%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (3.67%) Degree
6 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.83%) MCSE
7 2 (1.83%) VCAP
8 1 (0.92%) VCP5
8 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.26%) SLA
2 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 103 (94.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (50.46%) Hyper-V
3 36 (33.03%) XenApp
4 33 (30.28%) Active Directory
5 32 (29.36%) vSphere
6 27 (24.77%) XenDesktop
7 16 (14.68%) VMware ESX
8 13 (11.93%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (11.01%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (10.09%) vCloud
11 9 (8.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 8 (7.34%) XenServer
13 4 (3.67%) Xen
14 3 (2.75%) VMware Server
15 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.92%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 13 (11.93%) SCCM
2 12 (11.01%) SCVMM
3 9 (8.26%) SCOM
4 5 (4.59%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (3.67%) WSUS
5 4 (3.67%) Cacti
5 4 (3.67%) HP SIM
6 2 (1.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.83%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.92%) Legato
7 1 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.92%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 103 (94.50%) VMware
2 61 (55.96%) Microsoft
3 41 (37.61%) Citrix
4 32 (29.36%) Cisco
5 30 (27.52%) HP
5 30 (27.52%) NetApp
6 25 (22.94%) EMC
7 12 (11.01%) Dell
8 9 (8.26%) CommVault
9 7 (6.42%) 3PAR
9 7 (6.42%) AppSense
9 7 (6.42%) LANDesk
10 4 (3.67%) Fujitsu
10 4 (3.67%) Sophos
10 4 (3.67%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.83%) Brocade
11 2 (1.83%) Hitachi
11 2 (1.83%) IBM
12 1 (0.92%) Isilon
12 1 (0.92%) Veeam