The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Virtualisation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtualization Engineer
England / South East
Rank 380 426 432
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 16 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 18
Median salary £38,250 £40,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% +15.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
14419 18931 19596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.82% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11976 16088 15886
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 South East

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

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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 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
Berkshire +35 6 £40,750 -18.50% 1
Hampshire +3 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Oxfordshire +27 2 £49,000 -21.60%
Kent - 2 £27,500 -
Surrey +35 1 £57,500 +76.92% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 1 £33,000 -5.71%
Virtualisation Engineer
England

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region featuring Virtualisation Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 29 (72.50%) VMware
2 29 (72.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (60.00%) Linux
4 22 (55.00%) Hyper-V
5 17 (42.50%) Firewall
6 13 (32.50%) Python
7 11 (27.50%) Cisco
7 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
8 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 10 (25.00%) DNS
8 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 10 (25.00%) LAN
8 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 9 (22.50%) Office 365
9 9 (22.50%) Juniper
9 9 (22.50%) NetApp
10 8 (20.00%) WAN
10 8 (20.00%) Mitel
10 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
11 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
11 7 (17.50%) Ruby
11 7 (17.50%) Dell
12 6 (15.00%) Clustering
12 6 (15.00%) Sophos
12 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
12 6 (15.00%) CheckPoint
12 6 (15.00%) Citrix
12 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (10.00%) Apache
1 4 (10.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.00%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) IaaS
2 2 (5.00%) PaaS
2 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) Firewall
2 10 (25.00%) DNS
2 10 (25.00%) LAN
3 8 (20.00%) WAN
4 6 (15.00%) NetScaler
5 5 (12.50%) IP Telephony
6 3 (7.50%) Internet
6 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.50%) Wireless
7 2 (5.00%) BGP
7 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (5.00%) SAN
7 2 (5.00%) Skype
7 2 (5.00%) VPN
7 2 (5.00%) WLAN
8 1 (2.50%) CTI
8 1 (2.50%) Intranet
8 1 (2.50%) PBX
8 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) REST
1 5 (12.50%) SOAP
1 5 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Clustering
1 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) iPad
4 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 24 (60.00%) Linux
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
6 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (15.00%) Unix
7 5 (12.50%) Android
7 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
8 4 (10.00%) CentOS
8 4 (10.00%) Debian
8 4 (10.00%) Fedora
8 4 (10.00%) SUSE
8 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
8 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.50%) VMS
9 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.00%) Coaching
2 6 (15.00%) Pair Programming
2 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (5.00%) Change Control
4 2 (5.00%) Data Management
4 2 (5.00%) DevOps
4 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.00%) Information Security
4 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (5.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.50%) Presales
5 1 (2.50%) Prototyping
5 1 (2.50%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) Python
2 7 (17.50%) Ruby
3 6 (15.00%) C++
3 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) MCITP
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.50%) MCSA
2 5 (12.50%) MCTS
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.50%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) PA-DSS
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (72.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (55.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (10.00%) Ceph
4 4 (10.00%) KVM
4 4 (10.00%) Squid
5 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) HAProxy
2 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) VMware
2 11 (27.50%) Cisco
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (22.50%) Juniper
3 9 (22.50%) NetApp
4 8 (20.00%) Mitel
5 7 (17.50%) Dell
6 6 (15.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (15.00%) Citrix
6 6 (15.00%) F5
6 6 (15.00%) Nimble Storage
6 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (15.00%) Sophos
7 5 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
7 5 (12.50%) HP
7 5 (12.50%) Nortel
8 4 (10.00%) Veeam
9 2 (5.00%) CommVault
9 2 (5.00%) EMC
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle