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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 587 606 598
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 19 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.045% 0.041% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.044% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 14
Average salary £47,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.63% -
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
39433 40982 41542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.75% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33271 33550 35413
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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 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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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 +8 5 £56,250 -
Virtualisation Engineer
England

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) VMware
1 43 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
3 26 (60.47%) Windows
4 18 (41.86%) Citrix
5 17 (39.53%) Finance
5 17 (39.53%) Hyper-V
5 17 (39.53%) XenApp
6 16 (37.21%) EMC
6 16 (37.21%) HP
7 14 (32.56%) Cisco
7 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
10 10 (23.26%) SAN
10 10 (23.26%) vSphere
11 9 (20.93%) XenDesktop
11 9 (20.93%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (20.93%) NetApp
12 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
12 7 (16.28%) Application Packaging
12 7 (16.28%) LANDesk
12 7 (16.28%) vCloud
12 7 (16.28%) AppSense
12 7 (16.28%) VMware ESX
12 7 (16.28%) Banking
12 7 (16.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (13.95%) Firewall
13 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
13 6 (13.95%) VPN

Virtualisation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) SAN
2 6 (13.95%) Firewall
2 6 (13.95%) VPN
3 5 (11.63%) DNS
3 5 (11.63%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (9.30%) MRTG
5 2 (4.65%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.33%) NAS
6 1 (2.33%) VLAN
6 1 (2.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) Application Packaging
2 3 (6.98%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Clustering
2 3 (6.98%) Statistics
2 3 (6.98%) EqualLogic
2 3 (6.98%) Hedge funds
2 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) DTV
4 1 (2.33%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 26 (60.47%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.63%) Linux
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.65%) VMS
7 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.98%) Benchmarking
1 3 (6.98%) Project Management
1 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (6.98%) Project Planning
1 3 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
2 2 (4.65%) Fault Management
2 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
2 2 (4.65%) ITIL
3 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (2.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (2.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.30%) CCNA
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.98%) MCSA
5 2 (4.65%) MCSE
5 2 (4.65%) VCAP
6 1 (2.33%) VCP5
System Software
1 43 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (39.53%) Hyper-V
2 17 (39.53%) XenApp
3 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
4 10 (23.26%) vSphere
5 9 (20.93%) XenDesktop
5 9 (20.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (16.28%) VMware ESX
6 7 (16.28%) vCloud
7 3 (6.98%) VMware Server
7 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (4.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Cacti
2 3 (6.98%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.33%) Legato
3 1 (2.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
3 18 (41.86%) Citrix
4 16 (37.21%) EMC
4 16 (37.21%) HP
5 14 (32.56%) Cisco
6 9 (20.93%) NetApp
7 7 (16.28%) AppSense
7 7 (16.28%) LANDesk
8 4 (9.30%) SolarWinds
8 4 (9.30%) Sophos
8 4 (9.30%) Dell
9 3 (6.98%) 3PAR
10 2 (4.65%) Hitachi
11 1 (2.33%) BMC
11 1 (2.33%) SAP
11 1 (2.33%) Isilon
11 1 (2.33%) Veeam
11 1 (2.33%) Brocade