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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Architect
Rank 914 921 904
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 19 38 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.034% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.036% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 52
Median salary £75,000 £66,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -5.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £85,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £65,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%

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
94552 106382 112198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79554 87702 91489
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 23 July 2016 within the UK.

Virtualisation Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Virtualisation Architect
Top 12 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 23 July 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 +24 13 £75,000 +11.11% 3
South East +20 7 £77,500 +12.52% 2
London +39 5 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Reading +24 4 £80,000 +45.45% 2
Berkshire +11 4 £80,000 +45.45% 2
North West +22 1 £60,000 -31.42%
Hampshire - 1 £57,500 -
Warrington - 1 £60,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £57,500 -
Worthing - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 1 - -

Virtualisation Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 38 (82.61%) VMware
1 38 (82.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
3 25 (54.35%) Presales
4 23 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 22 (47.83%) Citrix
6 21 (45.65%) Hyper-V
6 21 (45.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (43.48%) Project Management
8 16 (34.78%) Active Directory
9 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (32.61%) Windows
9 15 (32.61%) MCSE
9 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
9 15 (32.61%) Customer Engagement
9 15 (32.61%) Time Management
10 14 (30.43%) NetApp
11 13 (28.26%) Cisco
11 13 (28.26%) SCCM
11 13 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (26.09%) Degree
12 12 (26.09%) HP
12 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (23.91%) Finance
14 10 (21.74%) Linux
14 10 (21.74%) Business Development
14 10 (21.74%) vSphere
14 10 (21.74%) Line Management
15 9 (19.57%) ITIL
16 8 (17.39%) SQL Server

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 5 (10.87%) IIS
1 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.17%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (13.04%) IaaS
3 6 (13.04%) PaaS
3 6 (13.04%) SaaS
4 4 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (4.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (4.35%) Heroku
5 2 (4.35%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) DNS
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
2 5 (10.87%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (8.70%) DHCP
3 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.52%) NetScaler
4 3 (6.52%) Network Security
4 3 (6.52%) SAN
4 3 (6.52%) WAN
5 2 (4.35%) LAN
6 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Big Data
2 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) DB2
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.04%) Clustering
3 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) FlexPod
4 3 (6.52%) Equities
4 3 (6.52%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (6.52%) Hedge funds
4 3 (6.52%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.52%) Private Cloud
4 3 (6.52%) Public Cloud
5 2 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Linux
3 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.35%) Unix
8 1 (2.17%) AIX
8 1 (2.17%) Solaris
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Presales
2 20 (43.48%) Project Management
3 15 (32.61%) Customer Engagement
3 15 (32.61%) Time Management
4 10 (21.74%) Business Development
4 10 (21.74%) Line Management
5 9 (19.57%) ITIL
6 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.87%) Load Balancing
7 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.87%) Validation
8 4 (8.70%) Project Planning
9 3 (6.52%) Migration
9 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.52%) SOA
10 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (4.35%) eTOM
10 2 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.35%) Python
1 2 (4.35%) Ruby
2 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (45.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (32.61%) MCSE
2 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (26.09%) Degree
4 5 (10.87%) NCDA
4 5 (10.87%) NCIE
4 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
4 5 (10.87%) VCP5
4 5 (10.87%) VCP6
5 4 (8.70%) MCITP
5 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.52%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (6.52%) EMC Certification
7 1 (2.17%) CCNA
7 1 (2.17%) CCNP
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 38 (82.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (45.65%) Hyper-V
3 16 (34.78%) Active Directory
4 10 (21.74%) vSphere
5 8 (17.39%) vCloud
6 4 (8.70%) Terminal Services
6 4 (8.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (8.70%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (6.52%) XenApp
7 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
8 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) SCCM
2 4 (8.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (2.17%) Hyperic
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (82.61%) VMware
2 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
3 22 (47.83%) Citrix
4 14 (30.43%) NetApp
5 13 (28.26%) Cisco
6 12 (26.09%) HP
7 6 (13.04%) Dell
7 6 (13.04%) EMC
8 5 (10.87%) CommVault
8 5 (10.87%) Dell Compellent
8 5 (10.87%) Nimble Storage
8 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
8 5 (10.87%) Veeam
9 4 (8.70%) Oracle
9 4 (8.70%) Veritas
10 3 (6.52%) Blue Coat
11 2 (4.35%) 3PAR
11 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
11 2 (4.35%) IBM
11 2 (4.35%) Juniper
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