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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Architect
Rank 898 921 905
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 25 40 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.037% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.039% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 60
Median salary £55,000 £75,000 £69,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £64,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +7.14%

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
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 May 2016 within the UK.

Virtualisation Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Virtualisation Architect
Top 13 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 26 May 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 +3 16 £55,000 -26.66%
London +23 12 £55,000 -24.13%
Harrow - 3 £47,500 -
South East +15 2 £61,250 -31.94%
North West +11 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Surrey +8 1 £67,500 -10.00%
South West +3 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Farnborough - 1 £55,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -
Staines - 1 £67,500 -
Warrington - 1 £60,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £55,000 -

Virtualisation Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 37 (72.55%) VMware
1 37 (72.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (60.78%) Microsoft
3 28 (54.90%) Citrix
4 24 (47.06%) Presales
5 23 (45.10%) Hyper-V
6 19 (37.25%) Data Centre
7 17 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 17 (33.33%) Cisco
8 16 (31.37%) Active Directory
8 16 (31.37%) HP
8 16 (31.37%) Finance
8 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Azure
8 16 (31.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (29.41%) Project Management
9 15 (29.41%) NetApp
10 14 (27.45%) Linux
10 14 (27.45%) Customer Engagement
10 14 (27.45%) Time Management
11 12 (23.53%) MCSE
11 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (21.57%) Windows
12 11 (21.57%) Degree
13 10 (19.61%) Oracle
13 10 (19.61%) Web Services
13 10 (19.61%) ITIL
13 10 (19.61%) Dell
14 9 (17.65%) IaaS
14 9 (17.65%) Line Management

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 7 (13.73%) OpenStack
2 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.92%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.96%) CMS
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (17.65%) IaaS
3 9 (17.65%) PaaS
3 9 (17.65%) SaaS
4 2 (3.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.92%) Heroku
4 2 (3.92%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) SAN
2 5 (9.80%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (9.80%) Firewall
3 3 (5.88%) DNS
3 3 (5.88%) NetScaler
3 3 (5.88%) VoIP
3 3 (5.88%) WAN
4 2 (3.92%) LAN
4 2 (3.92%) Wireless
5 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) Big Data
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
2 5 (9.80%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Electronics
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) Web Services
2 5 (9.80%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.73%) Clustering
3 5 (9.80%) FlexPod
4 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.84%) Replication
5 3 (5.88%) Equities
5 3 (5.88%) Fixed Income
5 3 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (5.88%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.92%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.92%) Social Media
7 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Linux
2 11 (21.57%) Windows
3 8 (15.69%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.84%) Unix
5 1 (1.96%) AIX
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Solaris
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Presales
2 15 (29.41%) Project Management
3 14 (27.45%) Customer Engagement
3 14 (27.45%) Time Management
4 10 (19.61%) ITIL
5 9 (17.65%) Business Development
5 9 (17.65%) Line Management
6 8 (15.69%) TOGAF
7 7 (13.73%) High Availability
8 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (11.76%) DevOps
9 5 (9.80%) CMMI
9 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (9.80%) eTOM
9 5 (9.80%) IT Governance
9 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2
9 5 (9.80%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (9.80%) SOA
10 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.84%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) C
1 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.88%) SQL
3 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.92%) Python
3 2 (3.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (23.53%) MCSE
2 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (21.57%) Degree
4 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.80%) MBA
5 5 (9.80%) NCDA
5 5 (9.80%) NCIE
5 5 (9.80%) VCP5
5 5 (9.80%) VCP6
6 3 (5.88%) CCNA
6 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.92%) EMC Certification
7 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) COBIT
2 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (72.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (45.10%) Hyper-V
3 16 (31.37%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.92%) vCloud
4 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.92%) vSphere
4 2 (3.92%) XenServer
5 1 (1.96%) XenApp
5 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (9.80%) Puppet
3 4 (7.84%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 37 (72.55%) VMware
2 31 (60.78%) Microsoft
3 28 (54.90%) Citrix
4 17 (33.33%) Cisco
5 16 (31.37%) HP
6 15 (29.41%) NetApp
7 10 (19.61%) Dell
7 10 (19.61%) Oracle
8 7 (13.73%) EMC
9 6 (11.76%) IBM
10 5 (9.80%) CommVault
10 5 (9.80%) Dell Compellent
10 5 (9.80%) Nimble Storage
10 5 (9.80%) Veeam
11 4 (7.84%) 3PAR
11 4 (7.84%) SolarWinds
11 4 (7.84%) Symantec
12 3 (5.88%) Blue Coat
12 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
12 3 (5.88%) Juniper