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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 603 583 628
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 20 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.044% 0.059% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.063% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 11
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,350 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%
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
42846 41399 47957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.51% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35783 34736 41598
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 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
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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 -2 5 £57,500 +15.00%
Virtualisation Engineer
England

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 38 (79.17%) VMware
1 38 (79.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (52.08%) Windows
2 25 (52.08%) Citrix
3 24 (50.00%) HP
4 23 (47.92%) XenApp
5 21 (43.75%) Cisco
6 19 (39.58%) Hyper-V
7 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
8 17 (35.42%) Finance
8 17 (35.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 17 (35.42%) XenServer
9 15 (31.25%) XenDesktop
9 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (27.08%) EMC
11 12 (25.00%) Dell
12 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (22.92%) PowerShell
13 10 (20.83%) MCITP
13 10 (20.83%) SAN
13 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
13 10 (20.83%) Data Protection
14 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (18.75%) Configuration Management
14 9 (18.75%) Degree
14 9 (18.75%) Banking
14 9 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (18.75%) Migration
15 8 (16.67%) VMware Server
15 8 (16.67%) Hitachi

Virtualisation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (2.08%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.08%) SAS
1 1 (2.08%) Apache
1 1 (2.08%) IIS
1 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) SAN
2 7 (14.58%) NetScaler
3 6 (12.50%) DNS
3 6 (12.50%) DHCP
4 4 (8.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Banking
3 7 (14.58%) Legal
4 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 25 (52.08%) Windows
2 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.42%) UNIX
6 4 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Data Protection
2 9 (18.75%) Configuration Management
2 9 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (18.75%) Migration
3 8 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.08%) Project Management
5 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.42%) SQL
3 1 (2.08%) Python
3 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (20.83%) MCITP
4 9 (18.75%) Degree
5 8 (16.67%) MCSE
6 7 (14.58%) CCAA
6 7 (14.58%) MCSM
6 7 (14.58%) VCAP
6 7 (14.58%) CCA
6 7 (14.58%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (12.50%) MCP
8 3 (6.25%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (79.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (47.92%) XenApp
3 19 (39.58%) Hyper-V
4 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 17 (35.42%) XenServer
6 15 (31.25%) XenDesktop
7 8 (16.67%) VMware Server
8 7 (14.58%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (14.58%) vSphere
9 6 (12.50%) VMware ESX
10 3 (6.25%) NFS
11 2 (4.17%) vCloud
12 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (2.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Puppet
1 7 (14.58%) SCCM
2 5 (10.42%) WSUS
3 3 (6.25%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.08%) SCOM
4 1 (2.08%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 38 (79.17%) VMware
2 25 (52.08%) Citrix
3 24 (50.00%) HP
4 21 (43.75%) Cisco
5 13 (27.08%) EMC
6 12 (25.00%) Dell
7 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
8 8 (16.67%) Hitachi
9 5 (10.42%) Fujitsu
10 4 (8.33%) NetApp