The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Virtualisation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtualization Engineer
England / North West
Rank 247 238 253
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.017% 0.018% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.019% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £55,000 - £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
5668 5354 6645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.59% 96.07% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4786 4496 5675
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,468 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Virtualisation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Virtualisation Engineer in the job title.

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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +11 1 £55,000 -
Virtualisation Engineer
England

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Virtualisation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Virtualisation Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (20.00%) Docker
4 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) ADSL
2 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Kanban
1 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) PowerHA
3 1 (20.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) CFEngine
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (20.00%) MIIS
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas