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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 822 805 847
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 47 49 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.048% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.051% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 43 48 32
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,500 £32,275
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +12.50%
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
103240 95834 105354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84283 80255 90787
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(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 +2 25 £57,500 +4.54% 4
South West - 9 £50,000 -
South East -24 6 £40,000 -20.00%
North West -18 4 £40,000 +4.57%
East Midlands -11 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Yorkshire -36 1 £45,000 - 1
North East - 1 £42,500 -
Virtualisation Engineer
UK

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 76 (87.36%) VMware
1 76 (87.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (63.22%) Windows
3 41 (47.13%) Microsoft
3 41 (47.13%) Citrix
4 33 (37.93%) Active Directory
5 31 (35.63%) Cisco
5 31 (35.63%) XenApp
6 30 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (33.33%) HP
8 28 (32.18%) Hyper-V
9 24 (27.59%) vSphere
10 22 (25.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 22 (25.29%) Finance
11 19 (21.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (21.84%) XenDesktop
11 19 (21.84%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (20.69%) EMC
12 18 (20.69%) VMware ESX
12 18 (20.69%) PowerShell
13 17 (19.54%) NetApp
14 16 (18.39%) Dell
14 16 (18.39%) XenServer
15 14 (16.09%) SAN
15 14 (16.09%) DNS
16 13 (14.94%) DHCP
16 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (13.79%) SCCM
17 12 (13.79%) Degree
17 12 (13.79%) MS Excel

Virtualisation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (11.49%) MS Exchange
1 10 (11.49%) Lync
2 9 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (4.60%) IIS
6 2 (2.30%) Apache
7 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.15%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.15%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) SAN
1 14 (16.09%) DNS
2 13 (14.94%) DHCP
3 10 (11.49%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.34%) NetScaler
5 3 (3.45%) iSCSI
5 3 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (3.45%) Firewall
6 2 (2.30%) VoIP
7 1 (1.15%) NAS
7 1 (1.15%) VPN
7 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.15%) MySQL
General
1 22 (25.29%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Banking
3 7 (8.05%) Legal
4 3 (3.45%) Electronics
5 2 (2.30%) Back Office
5 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Marketing
6 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.15%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) Application Packaging
1 2 (2.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) EqualLogic
2 3 (3.45%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.15%) DTV
3 1 (1.15%) Firmware
3 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.15%) Replication
3 1 (1.15%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 55 (63.22%) Windows
2 30 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (21.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (21.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (9.20%) Linux
5 7 (8.05%) Windows 8
5 7 (8.05%) Windows 2000
5 7 (8.05%) Windows XP
5 7 (8.05%) Windows Vista
6 5 (5.75%) UNIX
7 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (11.49%) Identity Management
2 10 (11.49%) Data Protection
3 9 (10.34%) Configuration Management
3 9 (10.34%) Migration
4 8 (9.20%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (5.75%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (5.75%) Project Management
6 4 (4.60%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.45%) High Availability
7 3 (3.45%) ITIL
7 3 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (3.45%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.30%) Workflow
8 2 (2.30%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.30%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.15%) Change Management
9 1 (1.15%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.15%) ERP
9 1 (1.15%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.69%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.20%) SQL
3 4 (4.60%) Python
4 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (25.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (13.79%) Degree
4 11 (12.64%) MCITP
5 10 (11.49%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (11.49%) Security Cleared
6 9 (10.34%) VCAP
6 9 (10.34%) CCA
6 9 (10.34%) MCSE
7 8 (9.20%) MCSM
7 8 (9.20%) CCAA
8 7 (8.05%) MCP
9 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.30%) NCDA
11 1 (1.15%) VCP4
11 1 (1.15%) VCP5
11 1 (1.15%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
1 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 76 (87.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (37.93%) Active Directory
3 31 (35.63%) XenApp
4 28 (32.18%) Hyper-V
5 24 (27.59%) vSphere
6 19 (21.84%) XenDesktop
7 18 (20.69%) VMware ESX
8 16 (18.39%) XenServer
9 12 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (6.90%) VMware Server
10 6 (6.90%) vCloud
11 3 (3.45%) Terminal Services
12 2 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (2.30%) NFS
13 1 (1.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (13.79%) SCCM
2 8 (9.20%) Puppet
3 7 (8.05%) NetBackup
4 6 (6.90%) WSUS
5 5 (5.75%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (5.75%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (5.75%) Backup Exec
6 4 (4.60%) SCOM
7 3 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (1.15%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 76 (87.36%) VMware
2 41 (47.13%) Microsoft
2 41 (47.13%) Citrix
3 31 (35.63%) Cisco
4 29 (33.33%) HP
5 18 (20.69%) EMC
6 17 (19.54%) NetApp
7 16 (18.39%) Dell
8 6 (6.90%) Symantec
8 6 (6.90%) McAfee
9 5 (5.75%) Hitachi
9 5 (5.75%) Fujitsu
10 3 (3.45%) Veeam
10 3 (3.45%) Oracle
11 2 (2.30%) Kaspersky
11 2 (2.30%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.30%) IBM
11 2 (2.30%) Aerohive Networks
12 1 (1.15%) 3PAR
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent bonuses + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago