The table below looks at the statistics for the Virtualisation Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtualization Engineer
Rank - - 268
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -5.55%
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 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
6608 6170 7549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.00% 95.11% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5641 5176 6547
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Virtualisation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Virtualisation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Virtualisation Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenServer
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (25.00%) IaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (25.00%) XenMobile
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenServer
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp