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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 800 816 816
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 52 37 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.038% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.040% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 41 34 37
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,250 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +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
93269 91455 99380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.58% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78278 74642 85969
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 £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 27 January 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 January 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 +32 23 £48,500 -11.81% 3
West Midlands - 10 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -16 6 £52,500 +42.85%
South West - 6 £45,000 - 1
South East -40 4 £60,000 +26.31% 2
East of England -23 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Virtualisation Engineer
UK

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 111 (94.87%) VMware
1 111 (94.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (49.57%) Hyper-V
2 58 (49.57%) Microsoft
3 51 (43.59%) Windows
4 43 (36.75%) Citrix
5 40 (34.19%) Cisco
6 37 (31.62%) NetApp
7 36 (30.77%) HP
8 34 (29.06%) Finance
8 34 (29.06%) XenApp
9 30 (25.64%) Active Directory
10 27 (23.08%) vSphere
11 25 (21.37%) SAN
12 23 (19.66%) EMC
12 23 (19.66%) Windows Server 2008
13 22 (18.80%) XenDesktop
14 20 (17.09%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (17.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 17 (14.53%) Cisco Nexus
16 16 (13.68%) VMware ESX
16 16 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (13.68%) Dell
17 15 (12.82%) MS Exchange
17 15 (12.82%) SQL
18 14 (11.97%) XenServer
19 13 (11.11%) FlexPod
20 12 (10.26%) PowerShell
21 11 (9.40%) VMware ESXi
21 11 (9.40%) Microsoft App-V

Virtualisation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 15 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.13%) IIS
4 5 (4.27%) Lync
5 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) SaaS
1 5 (4.27%) Office 365
2 4 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.37%) SAN
2 17 (14.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (8.55%) DNS
4 9 (7.69%) NetScaler
5 8 (6.84%) Firewall
6 7 (5.98%) Unified Communications
7 6 (5.13%) VPN
8 5 (4.27%) DHCP
8 5 (4.27%) NAS
9 4 (3.42%) MRTG
9 4 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.56%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.85%) VLAN
11 1 (0.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 34 (29.06%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Banking
3 2 (1.71%) Advertising
4 1 (0.85%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Electronics
4 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.98%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.56%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.11%) FlexPod
2 6 (5.13%) EqualLogic
3 5 (4.27%) Clustering
4 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.42%) Device Driver
4 4 (3.42%) Replication
4 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (3.42%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (3.42%) Open Source
5 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.56%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.56%) Statistics
6 1 (0.85%) CMDB
6 1 (0.85%) Wiki
6 1 (0.85%) DTV
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 51 (43.59%) Windows
2 23 (19.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (17.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (9.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (9.40%) Linux
5 7 (5.98%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.42%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.42%) Windows Vista
7 3 (2.56%) VMS
7 3 (2.56%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (9.40%) ITIL
2 8 (6.84%) Use Case
2 8 (6.84%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (5.13%) Change Management
4 6 (5.13%) Migration
5 5 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (4.27%) High Availability
6 4 (3.42%) Memory Management
6 4 (3.42%) Project Management
6 4 (3.42%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.42%) Software Engineering
7 3 (2.56%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.56%) Project Planning
7 3 (2.56%) Benchmarking
7 3 (2.56%) Configuration Management
7 3 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (1.71%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.82%) SQL
2 12 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.27%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (17.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.98%) CCNA
4 6 (5.13%) MCSA
4 6 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (3.42%) MCSE
5 4 (3.42%) Degree
5 4 (3.42%) VCAP
6 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.56%) NCDA
6 3 (2.56%) MCITP
7 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.71%) CCAA
7 2 (1.71%) CCA
7 2 (1.71%) MCSM
8 1 (0.85%) MCP
8 1 (0.85%) VCP5
8 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) SLA
2 4 (3.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 111 (94.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (49.57%) Hyper-V
3 34 (29.06%) XenApp
4 30 (25.64%) Active Directory
5 27 (23.08%) vSphere
6 22 (18.80%) XenDesktop
7 16 (13.68%) VMware ESX
8 14 (11.97%) XenServer
9 11 (9.40%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (9.40%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (8.55%) vCloud
11 8 (6.84%) VMware Server
12 5 (4.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (4.27%) Xen
13 3 (2.56%) NFS
14 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 9 (7.69%) SCCM
2 7 (5.98%) SCVMM
3 5 (4.27%) SCOM
3 5 (4.27%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (3.42%) Cacti
4 4 (3.42%) WSUS
5 3 (2.56%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.56%) HP SIM
6 2 (1.71%) Puppet
6 2 (1.71%) XenMobile
6 2 (1.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.85%) Legato
Vendors
1 111 (94.87%) VMware
2 58 (49.57%) Microsoft
3 43 (36.75%) Citrix
4 40 (34.19%) Cisco
5 37 (31.62%) NetApp
6 36 (30.77%) HP
7 23 (19.66%) EMC
8 16 (13.68%) Dell
9 7 (5.98%) AppSense
9 7 (5.98%) Hitachi
9 7 (5.98%) LANDesk
9 7 (5.98%) 3PAR
10 5 (4.27%) CommVault
11 4 (3.42%) Sophos
11 4 (3.42%) Fujitsu
11 4 (3.42%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.71%) Brocade
12 2 (1.71%) IBM
12 2 (1.71%) Oracle
13 1 (0.85%) SAP
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