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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 819 804 855
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 47 69 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.069% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.073% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 42 68 31
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
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
100712 94189 105607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82348 79093 90842
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 September 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 -14 20 £57,500 +9.52% 2
South East -11 8 £35,000 -30.00% 1
South West - 6 £50,000 -
North West -11 5 £40,000 +4.57%
East of England -20 3 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £32,750 -
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
North East - 1 £42,500 -
Virtualisation Engineer
UK

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 85 (86.73%) VMware
1 85 (86.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (54.08%) Windows
3 44 (44.90%) Citrix
4 39 (39.80%) Cisco
5 38 (38.78%) Hyper-V
6 36 (36.73%) Microsoft
7 35 (35.71%) XenApp
8 33 (33.67%) HP
9 31 (31.63%) Active Directory
10 29 (29.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (25.51%) XenDesktop
12 24 (24.49%) Finance
12 24 (24.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 22 (22.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (22.45%) XenServer
13 22 (22.45%) vSphere
14 21 (21.43%) Dell
15 20 (20.41%) NetApp
15 20 (20.41%) VMware ESX
16 19 (19.39%) EMC
17 18 (18.37%) DHCP
17 18 (18.37%) DNS
18 17 (17.35%) SAN
19 15 (15.31%) Windows Server 2012
20 14 (14.29%) PowerShell
20 14 (14.29%) SCCM
20 14 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
21 13 (13.27%) Degree
22 12 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery

Virtualisation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 11 (11.22%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.20%) Lync
3 9 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (3.06%) IIS
6 2 (2.04%) Apache
7 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.02%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.02%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.02%) SaaS
2 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.37%) DHCP
1 18 (18.37%) DNS
2 17 (17.35%) SAN
3 10 (10.20%) NetScaler
4 9 (9.18%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.12%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (4.08%) Firewall
6 4 (4.08%) iSCSI
7 3 (3.06%) NAS
8 2 (2.04%) VoIP
8 2 (2.04%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.02%) VPN
9 1 (1.02%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.02%) MySQL
General
1 24 (24.49%) Finance
2 9 (9.18%) Banking
3 7 (7.14%) Legal
4 3 (3.06%) Electronics
5 2 (2.04%) Back Office
5 2 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.02%) COM
1 1 (1.02%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) FlexPod
2 4 (4.08%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.04%) Replication
3 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.02%) Open Source
4 1 (1.02%) Firmware
4 1 (1.02%) DTV
4 1 (1.02%) Clustering
4 1 (1.02%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 53 (54.08%) Windows
2 29 (29.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (22.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (15.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 7 (7.14%) Windows Vista
5 7 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 7 (7.14%) Linux
5 7 (7.14%) Windows 2000
6 5 (5.10%) UNIX
7 2 (2.04%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (10.20%) Configuration Management
2 10 (10.20%) Migration
2 10 (10.20%) Identity Management
2 10 (10.20%) Data Protection
3 9 (9.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (4.08%) Business Continuity
6 4 (4.08%) Project Management
7 3 (3.06%) High Availability
7 3 (3.06%) ITIL
7 3 (3.06%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (3.06%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.04%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.04%) Workflow
8 2 (2.04%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.04%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (1.02%) Memory Management
9 1 (1.02%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.22%) SQL
3 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.02%) Python
3 1 (1.02%) C
3 1 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (24.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (13.27%) Degree
4 11 (11.22%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (10.20%) MCITP
5 10 (10.20%) Security Cleared
6 8 (8.16%) MCSE
6 8 (8.16%) CCA
6 8 (8.16%) VCAP
7 7 (7.14%) CCAA
7 7 (7.14%) MCSM
8 6 (6.12%) MCP
9 5 (5.10%) SC Cleared
10 3 (3.06%) NCDA
11 2 (2.04%) MCSA
11 2 (2.04%) CCNA
11 2 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (1.02%) VCP5
12 1 (1.02%) VCP4
12 1 (1.02%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (86.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (38.78%) Hyper-V
3 35 (35.71%) XenApp
4 31 (31.63%) Active Directory
5 25 (25.51%) XenDesktop
6 22 (22.45%) XenServer
6 22 (22.45%) vSphere
7 20 (20.41%) VMware ESX
8 10 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (9.18%) VMware Server
10 3 (3.06%) vCloud
10 3 (3.06%) Terminal Services
10 3 (3.06%) NFS
11 2 (2.04%) Xen
12 1 (1.02%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (14.29%) SCCM
2 9 (9.18%) WSUS
3 8 (8.16%) NetBackup
4 7 (7.14%) Puppet
5 5 (5.10%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (5.10%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (5.10%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (2.04%) SCOM
7 2 (2.04%) XenMobile
8 1 (1.02%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.02%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 85 (86.73%) VMware
2 44 (44.90%) Citrix
3 39 (39.80%) Cisco
4 36 (36.73%) Microsoft
5 33 (33.67%) HP
6 21 (21.43%) Dell
7 20 (20.41%) NetApp
8 19 (19.39%) EMC
9 9 (9.18%) Fujitsu
10 8 (8.16%) Hitachi
11 6 (6.12%) McAfee
12 5 (5.10%) Symantec
13 3 (3.06%) IBM
13 3 (3.06%) Oracle
14 2 (2.04%) Fortinet
14 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
14 2 (2.04%) Kaspersky
14 2 (2.04%) Aerohive Networks
15 1 (1.02%) F5
15 1 (1.02%) Veeam
London
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Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Citrix
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago