The table below looks at the statistics for the Virtualisation Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 433 427 439
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 12 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.054% 0.032% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.033% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 9
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
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 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
21184 20928 21951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.16% 94.85% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16953 17021 19047
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Virtualisation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Virtualisation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Virtualisation Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Virtualisation Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Virtualisation Engineer
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 Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
West Sussex - 7 £60,000 -
Surrey - 1 £51,500 -
Virtualisation Engineer
England

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 10 (58.82%) HP
5 8 (47.06%) Dell
5 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (47.06%) Citrix
5 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) IIS
7 5 (29.41%) SAN
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (29.41%) XenApp
7 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
8 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
8 4 (23.53%) EqualLogic
8 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) SCCM
8 4 (23.53%) Fujitsu
8 4 (23.53%) WSUS
8 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
8 4 (23.53%) DHCP
8 4 (23.53%) DNS
8 4 (23.53%) EMC
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco
9 3 (17.65%) CCNA

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 6 (35.29%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) EqualLogic
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (17.65%) MCSA
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
4 5 (29.41%) XenApp
4 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
5 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) WSUS
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) HP
3 8 (47.06%) Dell
3 8 (47.06%) Citrix
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Fujitsu
5 4 (23.53%) EMC
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco
6 3 (17.65%) 3PAR
7 1 (5.88%) NetApp
7 1 (5.88%) IBM