The table below looks at the statistics for the Virtualisation Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Virtualisation Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtualization Architect
Rank 611 625 595
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 1 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.007% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.007% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 13
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £68,500 £72,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-5.51% +20.83%
Virtualisation Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39456 40353 41571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.76% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 33025 35449
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Virtualisation Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Virtualisation Architect in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Virtualisation Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Virtualisation Architect
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Virtualisation Architect across the London region.

Virtualisation Architect Salary Trend in London

Virtualisation Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Virtualisation Architect 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 Architect in their job title.

1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Application Packaging
4 6 (46.15%) LANDesk
4 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
5 5 (38.46%) Banking
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (23.08%) vSphere
8 2 (15.38%) XenApp
8 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
8 2 (15.38%) Finance
8 2 (15.38%) EMC
8 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
9 1 (7.69%) HP
9 1 (7.69%) Oracle
9 1 (7.69%) ITIL
9 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
9 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
9 1 (7.69%) DNS
9 1 (7.69%) SLA
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco
9 1 (7.69%) Firewall
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (7.69%) SAN

Virtualisation Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Virtualisation Architect 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
1 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Application Packaging
2 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL
1 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
1 1 (7.69%) Project Management
1 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
1 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) VCAP
2 1 (7.69%) VCP5
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (7.69%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) Citrix
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) LANDesk
4 2 (15.38%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) Isilon
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco