The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Virtualisation Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Architect
Rank 887 947 888
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 23 23 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.021% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.022% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 35
Median salary £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,750 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Virtualisation Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Virtualisation Architect in the job title.

Virtualisation Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Virtualisation Architect
Salary Trend

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

Virtualisation Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Virtualisation Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Virtualisation Architect over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 within the UK.

Virtualisation Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Virtualisation Architect
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +34 23 £80,000 +23.07% 2
South East +27 12 £80,000 +27.49% 2
London +46 11 £80,000 +16.36%
Reading +12 9 £80,000 +33.33% 2
Berkshire +11 9 £80,000 +33.33% 2
Hampshire - 1 £57,500 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 £57,500 -
Worthing - 1 - -

Virtualisation Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Virtualisation Architect 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 featuring Virtualisation Architect in the job title.

1 43 (89.58%) VMware
1 43 (89.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (66.67%) Presales
3 30 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 28 (58.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (56.25%) Project Management
5 27 (56.25%) Data Centre
6 25 (52.08%) Hyper-V
7 23 (47.92%) Active Directory
7 23 (47.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (47.92%) MCSE
8 20 (41.67%) Cisco
9 19 (39.58%) Citrix
10 18 (37.50%) Windows
11 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
11 17 (35.42%) HP
11 17 (35.42%) vSphere
12 16 (33.33%) Linux
12 16 (33.33%) vCloud
13 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
13 15 (31.25%) Customer Engagement
13 15 (31.25%) Time Management
14 14 (29.17%) Validation
15 13 (27.08%) SCCM
15 13 (27.08%) Degree
15 13 (27.08%) DNS
15 13 (27.08%) SharePoint
15 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (25.00%) IIS
16 12 (25.00%) NetApp

Virtualisation Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 13 (27.08%) SharePoint
2 12 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (10.42%) PaaS
4 4 (8.33%) IaaS
4 4 (8.33%) SaaS
5 3 (6.25%) Heroku
6 2 (4.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) DNS
2 11 (22.92%) DHCP
2 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.42%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (10.42%) Firewall
4 3 (6.25%) Network Security
5 2 (4.17%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.08%) Internet
6 1 (2.08%) LAN
6 1 (2.08%) SAN
6 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Big Data
2 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.08%) DB2
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) Power BI
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (56.25%) Data Centre
2 12 (25.00%) Clustering
3 7 (14.58%) N-Tier
4 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.42%) FlexPod
5 2 (4.17%) Equities
5 2 (4.17%) Fixed Income
5 2 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.17%) Hedge funds
5 2 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) Linux
3 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.08%) AIX
7 1 (2.08%) Solaris
7 1 (2.08%) Unix
7 1 (2.08%) VMS
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Presales
2 27 (56.25%) Project Management
3 15 (31.25%) Customer Engagement
3 15 (31.25%) Time Management
4 14 (29.17%) Validation
5 11 (22.92%) Load Balancing
5 11 (22.92%) Project Planning
6 10 (20.83%) Business Development
6 10 (20.83%) Line Management
7 7 (14.58%) ITIL
7 7 (14.58%) Migration
7 7 (14.58%) SOA
8 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.25%) TOGAF
11 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.17%) CRM
11 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (4.17%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.17%) Python
1 2 (4.17%) Ruby
2 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (58.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 23 (47.92%) MCSE
2 23 (47.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (27.08%) Degree
4 11 (22.92%) MCITP
4 11 (22.92%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (10.42%) NCDA
5 5 (10.42%) NCIE
5 5 (10.42%) VCP5
5 5 (10.42%) VCP6
6 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 3 (6.25%) EMC Certification
8 2 (4.17%) CCNP
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.08%) CCDP
9 1 (2.08%) CCNA
9 1 (2.08%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 43 (89.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (52.08%) Hyper-V
3 23 (47.92%) Active Directory
4 17 (35.42%) vSphere
5 16 (33.33%) vCloud
6 11 (22.92%) Terminal Services
6 11 (22.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (6.25%) VMware ESX
7 3 (6.25%) XenApp
7 3 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) SCCM
2 11 (22.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (89.58%) VMware
2 30 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 20 (41.67%) Cisco
4 19 (39.58%) Citrix
5 17 (35.42%) HP
6 12 (25.00%) NetApp
6 12 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 11 (22.92%) Veritas
8 6 (12.50%) Dell
8 6 (12.50%) EMC
9 5 (10.42%) CommVault
9 5 (10.42%) Dell Compellent
9 5 (10.42%) Nimble Storage
9 5 (10.42%) Veeam
10 3 (6.25%) Oracle
11 2 (4.17%) 3PAR
11 2 (4.17%) Blue Coat
11 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
11 2 (4.17%) IBM
11 2 (4.17%) Juniper
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