The table below looks at the statistics for the Virtualisation Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 436 418 443
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 2 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.009% 0.043% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.045% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Average salary - £80,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+31.81% -15.38%
Virtualisation Architect
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Virtualisation Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Virtualisation Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Virtualisation Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Virtualisation Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Virtualisation Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +3 2 - -
Virtualisation Architect
England

Virtualisation Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (94.12%) MCSE
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (94.12%) Hyper-V
2 16 (94.12%) vCloud
3 15 (88.24%) Cisco
3 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (88.24%) EMC
3 15 (88.24%) Citrix
3 15 (88.24%) Citrix Certification
3 15 (88.24%) NetApp
3 15 (88.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (88.24%) XenDesktop
3 15 (88.24%) vSphere
3 15 (88.24%) VCAP
3 15 (88.24%) VTSP
4 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
4 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
5 11 (64.71%) MS Exchange
5 11 (64.71%) CCA
5 11 (64.71%) CCEA
5 11 (64.71%) CLARiiON
5 11 (64.71%) MCTS
5 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (64.71%) MCITP
5 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (64.71%) Celerra
5 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2008

Virtualisation Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 (64.71%) MS Exchange
1 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2003
1 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) WAAS
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (23.53%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) CLARiiON
1 11 (64.71%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Operations Management
2 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.88%) Use Case
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) MCSE
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (88.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (88.24%) Citrix Certification
2 15 (88.24%) VCAP
2 15 (88.24%) VTSP
3 11 (64.71%) CCIA
3 11 (64.71%) CCEA
3 11 (64.71%) CCA
3 11 (64.71%) MCTS
3 11 (64.71%) MCITP
3 11 (64.71%) NCDA
3 11 (64.71%) NCIE
4 4 (23.53%) VCP5
4 4 (23.53%) CCEE
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (94.12%) Hyper-V
2 16 (94.12%) vCloud
3 15 (88.24%) XenDesktop
3 15 (88.24%) vSphere
4 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) XenApp
6 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
6 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (5.88%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCOrch
1 4 (23.53%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) EMC
2 15 (88.24%) Citrix
2 15 (88.24%) NetApp
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) 3PAR
4 4 (23.53%) HP
4 4 (23.53%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) F5