The first table below looks at the demand for the Virtualisation Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtualization Consultant
Rank 235 244 236
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Consultant 9 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.11% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6726 6941 6853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.47% 95.38% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5434 5830 6070
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Virtualisation Consultant
England

Virtualisation Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Virtualisation Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Virtualisation Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Virtualisation Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

Virtualisation Consultant
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Virtualisation Consultant across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Virtualisation Consultant Salary Histogram in the North West

Virtualisation Consultant
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 Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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
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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 - 8 £48,750 -
Merseyside - 2 £41,250 -
Cheshire +5 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Lancashire - 1 £42,500 -
Virtualisation Consultant
England

Virtualisation Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Virtualisation Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (87.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (87.50%) Citrix
3 12 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (75.00%) HP
3 12 (75.00%) XenApp
3 12 (75.00%) XenServer
3 12 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 12 (75.00%) vSphere
3 12 (75.00%) CCEE
4 11 (68.75%) CCIA
4 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (68.75%) MCITP
5 8 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 8 (50.00%) IBM
5 8 (50.00%) NetScaler
5 8 (50.00%) Veeam
6 7 (43.75%) CCAA
6 7 (43.75%) CCEA
7 6 (37.50%) NetApp
7 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco
8 5 (31.25%) VCAP
8 5 (31.25%) NCIE
8 5 (31.25%) Dell
8 5 (31.25%) EMC
8 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
8 5 (31.25%) VMware ESX
9 4 (25.00%) Celerra

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Virtualisation Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (18.75%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Celerra
1 4 (25.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (18.75%) CLARiiON
3 1 (6.25%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (75.00%) CCEE
3 11 (68.75%) CCIA
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (68.75%) MCITP
4 7 (43.75%) CCAA
4 7 (43.75%) CCEA
5 5 (31.25%) VCAP
5 5 (31.25%) NCIE
6 4 (25.00%) MCTS
6 4 (25.00%) NCDA
6 4 (25.00%) HP MASE
6 4 (25.00%) HP AIS
6 4 (25.00%) VCDX
7 3 (18.75%) HP ASE
8 2 (12.50%) CCA
9 1 (6.25%) VCP5
9 1 (6.25%) VTSP
9 1 (6.25%) CCSP
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (75.00%) XenApp
2 12 (75.00%) XenServer
2 12 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 12 (75.00%) vSphere
3 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (31.25%) VMware ESX
5 3 (18.75%) vCloud
6 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Citrix
3 12 (75.00%) HP
4 8 (50.00%) IBM
4 8 (50.00%) Veeam
5 6 (37.50%) NetApp
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco
6 5 (31.25%) Dell
6 5 (31.25%) EMC
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