The first table below looks at the demand for the Virtualisation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 76 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.99% 0.097% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £28,000 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
981 1000 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.65% 97.28% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 817 908 789
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Virtualisation Engineer
Wales

Virtualisation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Virtualisation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Virtualisation Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Virtualisation Engineer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Virtualisation Engineer
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 6 £50,000 -
Bridgend 0 2 £26,000 -8.77%
Virtualisation Engineer
Wales

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (84.21%) UNIX
2 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) SAN
3 10 (52.63%) vSphere
3 10 (52.63%) vCloud
3 10 (52.63%) Terminal Services
3 10 (52.63%) Symantec
3 10 (52.63%) Remedy
3 10 (52.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (52.63%) HP
3 10 (52.63%) Citrix
3 10 (52.63%) MetaFrame
3 10 (52.63%) Oracle Certification
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
3 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
3 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
3 10 (52.63%) XenServer
3 10 (52.63%) XenDesktop
3 10 (52.63%) HP Data Protector
3 10 (52.63%) Oracle
3 10 (52.63%) NetBackup
3 10 (52.63%) Backup Exec
4 9 (47.37%) VMware ESX
5 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) VCP5
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (31.58%) Advertising

Virtualisation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) SAN
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 6 (31.58%) Advertising
2 2 (10.53%) Local Government
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) UNIX
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 6 (31.58%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) VCP5
3 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (52.63%) vSphere
2 10 (52.63%) vCloud
2 10 (52.63%) Terminal Services
2 10 (52.63%) MetaFrame
2 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
2 10 (52.63%) XenServer
2 10 (52.63%) XenDesktop
3 9 (47.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Norton AntiVirus
1 10 (52.63%) HP Data Protector
1 10 (52.63%) NetBackup
1 10 (52.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) Symantec
3 10 (52.63%) Remedy
3 10 (52.63%) HP
3 10 (52.63%) Citrix
3 10 (52.63%) Oracle
4 6 (31.58%) Capita
4 6 (31.58%) Brocade
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) NetApp