The table below looks at the statistics for the Virtualisation Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 599 597 621
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 24 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.065% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.069% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 10
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
Virtualisation Engineer
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
41779 43294 45773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 94.00% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35556 35987 39555
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Virtualisation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Virtualisation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Virtualisation Engineer Salary Trend in London

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Virtualisation Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Virtualisation Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
City of London +43 13 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Virtualisation Engineer
England

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 49 (100.00%) VMware
1 49 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (59.18%) HP
3 28 (57.14%) Windows
4 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
5 19 (38.78%) Citrix
6 18 (36.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (36.73%) Hyper-V
7 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (34.69%) XenApp
8 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (32.65%) Finance
8 16 (32.65%) Cisco
9 13 (26.53%) EMC
9 13 (26.53%) SAN
9 13 (26.53%) vSphere
10 12 (24.49%) Dell
10 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
11 11 (22.45%) XenDesktop
12 9 (18.37%) VMware Server
12 9 (18.37%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (16.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
13 8 (16.33%) XenServer
13 8 (16.33%) Hitachi
13 8 (16.33%) NetApp
14 7 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (14.29%) Banking
14 7 (14.29%) MCITP

Virtualisation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) SAN
2 6 (12.24%) NetScaler
3 4 (8.16%) DNS
4 3 (6.12%) iSCSI
4 3 (6.12%) DHCP
5 1 (2.04%) LAN
5 1 (2.04%) VLAN
5 1 (2.04%) NAS
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Clustering
2 3 (6.12%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.04%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.04%) DTV
3 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
4 6 (12.24%) Linux
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.12%) UNIX
6 2 (4.08%) VMS
6 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (16.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (6.12%) Project Management
4 2 (4.08%) ITIL
4 2 (4.08%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.08%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (4.08%) Fault Management
5 1 (2.04%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.04%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.04%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (14.29%) VCAP
3 7 (14.29%) MCITP
3 7 (14.29%) MCSE
4 5 (10.20%) CCA
4 5 (10.20%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (10.20%) CCAA
4 5 (10.20%) MCSM
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.16%) MCP
5 4 (8.16%) CCNA
6 3 (6.12%) MCSA
6 3 (6.12%) NCDA
7 1 (2.04%) VCP5
System Software
1 49 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (36.73%) Hyper-V
3 17 (34.69%) XenApp
4 13 (26.53%) vSphere
5 11 (22.45%) XenDesktop
5 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
6 9 (18.37%) VMware Server
7 8 (16.33%) XenServer
8 7 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (14.29%) vCloud
9 6 (12.24%) VMware ESX
10 5 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (6.12%) NFS
12 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Puppet
2 4 (8.16%) SCCM
3 3 (6.12%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.12%) WSUS
3 3 (6.12%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.04%) Legato
4 1 (2.04%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (59.18%) HP
3 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
4 19 (38.78%) Citrix
5 16 (32.65%) Cisco
6 13 (26.53%) EMC
7 12 (24.49%) Dell
8 8 (16.33%) Hitachi
8 8 (16.33%) NetApp
9 6 (12.24%) AppSense
9 6 (12.24%) LANDesk
10 3 (6.12%) 3PAR
10 3 (6.12%) Fujitsu
11 1 (2.04%) Isilon
11 1 (2.04%) Veeam
11 1 (2.04%) Brocade
11 1 (2.04%) Sophos
11 1 (2.04%) SAP
11 1 (2.04%) BMC
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago