The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtualization Architect
Rank 246 255 238
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 9 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.014% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.014% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -10.20%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6836 7022 6862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.28% 95.29% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5539 5894 6073
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Virtualisation Architect
England

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Virtualisation Architect across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Virtualisation Architect Salary Histogram 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Manchester +13 9 £42,500 -29.16%
Virtualisation Architect
England

Virtualisation Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) NetApp
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) Dell
3 5 (45.45%) EMC
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 5 (45.45%) Veeam
4 4 (36.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (36.36%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (36.36%) VMware Server
4 4 (36.36%) CLARiiON
4 4 (36.36%) Symmetrix
4 4 (36.36%) Data Management
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (9.09%) XenApp
6 1 (9.09%) XenServer
6 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 1 (9.09%) MCITP
6 1 (9.09%) PlateSpin
6 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
6 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 1 (9.09%) MCSE
6 1 (9.09%) CCA
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 4 (36.36%) CLARiiON
1 4 (36.36%) Symmetrix
2 1 (9.09%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) NCIE
2 1 (9.09%) VCAP
2 1 (9.09%) CCEE
2 1 (9.09%) CCIA
2 1 (9.09%) VCP5
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) CCA
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCEA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Server
3 4 (36.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) XenServer
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) NetApp
3 5 (45.45%) Veeam
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) Dell
3 5 (45.45%) EMC
4 4 (36.36%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 1 (9.09%) PlateSpin
5 1 (9.09%) DataCore
5 1 (9.09%) FalconStor