The table below looks at the statistics for the Virtualisation Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtualization Architect
Rank 260 - 249
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.013% - 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% - 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £75,000 - £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -9.52%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7015 6440 7045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 93.93% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5787 5544 6021
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Virtualisation Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Virtualisation Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Virtualisation Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Virtualisation Architect Salary Trend in the North West

Virtualisation Architect
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Manchester - 1 £75,000 -
Virtualisation Architect
England

Virtualisation Architect
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) FlexPod
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) NCIE
4 1 (25.00%) VCP5

Virtualisation Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) NCIE
1 1 (25.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) HP