The table below looks at the statistics for the Virtualisation Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtualization Architect
Rank 142 141 132
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.078% 0.28% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.30% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Average salary - £80,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.49%
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+31.81% -15.38%
Virtualisation Architect
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2393 2300 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.70% 92.44% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1748 1670
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Virtualisation Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Virtualisation Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Virtualisation Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Virtualisation Architect Salary Trend in Reading

Virtualisation Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 15 (100.00%) MCSE
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) EMC
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (100.00%) NetApp
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 15 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 15 (100.00%) vSphere
1 15 (100.00%) VCAP
1 15 (100.00%) VTSP
1 15 (100.00%) vCloud
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) CCA
2 11 (73.33%) CCEA
2 11 (73.33%) CLARiiON
2 11 (73.33%) MCTS
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (73.33%) MCITP
2 11 (73.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (73.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (73.33%) Celerra
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008

Virtualisation Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
1 11 (73.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 11 (73.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (73.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) WAAS
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) CLARiiON
1 11 (73.33%) Celerra
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) MCSE
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 15 (100.00%) VCAP
1 15 (100.00%) VTSP
2 11 (73.33%) CCIA
2 11 (73.33%) MCTS
2 11 (73.33%) MCITP
2 11 (73.33%) NCDA
2 11 (73.33%) NCIE
2 11 (73.33%) CCEA
2 11 (73.33%) CCA
3 4 (26.67%) VCP5
3 4 (26.67%) CCEE
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 15 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 15 (100.00%) vSphere
1 15 (100.00%) vCloud
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (26.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCOrch
1 4 (26.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) EMC
1 15 (100.00%) Citrix
1 15 (100.00%) NetApp
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) 3PAR
3 4 (26.67%) HP
3 4 (26.67%) IBM