The table below looks at the statistics for the Virtualisation Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Virtualisation Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtualization Consultant
Rank 848 828 785
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Consultant 33 64 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.061% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.064% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 21 51 72
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Virtualisation Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Virtualisation Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Virtualisation Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Virtualisation Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Virtualisation Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Virtualisation Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Virtualisation Consultant over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Virtualisation Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Virtualisation Consultant
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -35 32 £52,500 +5.00% 6
London +12 11 £57,500 -17.85% 4
West Yorkshire -7 8 £35,000 -30.00%
Yorkshire -7 8 £35,000 -30.00%
Leeds -13 8 £35,000 -30.00%
South East -34 4 £55,000 +10.00%
City of London +4 3 £55,000 +52.77% 1
Berkshire -6 1 - -
Hampshire -11 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Fareham - 1 £55,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £55,000 -

Virtualisation Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Virtualisation Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 48 (80.00%) VMware
1 48 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (75.00%) Citrix
3 36 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 29 (48.33%) HP
5 27 (45.00%) Hyper-V
5 27 (45.00%) XenApp
6 26 (43.33%) XenDesktop
7 24 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 20 (33.33%) SAN
8 20 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
9 18 (30.00%) XenMobile
10 16 (26.67%) Cisco
11 15 (25.00%) EMC
11 15 (25.00%) NetApp
11 15 (25.00%) vSphere
12 14 (23.33%) XenServer
12 14 (23.33%) NetScaler
12 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (20.00%) CCA
13 12 (20.00%) CCIA
14 10 (16.67%) NAS
15 9 (15.00%) CCEE
16 8 (13.33%) CCAA
16 8 (13.33%) Veeam
16 8 (13.33%) Network Security
16 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
16 8 (13.33%) Windows
16 8 (13.33%) MCSE
17 7 (11.67%) Dell

Virtualisation Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Virtualisation Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.00%) IIS
3 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.33%) SAN
2 14 (23.33%) NetScaler
3 10 (16.67%) NAS
4 8 (13.33%) Network Security
5 4 (6.67%) Firewall
6 2 (3.33%) VLAN
6 2 (3.33%) LAN
6 2 (3.33%) WAN
6 2 (3.33%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.33%) Unified Communications
6 2 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Publishing
2 1 (1.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) EqualLogic
2 4 (6.67%) Clustering
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Windows
2 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.00%) ITIL
2 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (6.67%) Time Management
2 4 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 3 (5.00%) Migration
4 2 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (3.33%) Operations Management
4 2 (3.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.67%) Use Case
5 1 (1.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.67%) Project Management
5 1 (1.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 20 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (20.00%) CCA
4 12 (20.00%) CCIA
5 9 (15.00%) CCEE
6 8 (13.33%) CCAA
6 8 (13.33%) MCSE
7 5 (8.33%) MCSA
7 5 (8.33%) CCNA
7 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (8.33%) VCP5
8 4 (6.67%) MCITP
8 4 (6.67%) Degree
8 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.67%) VCP4
10 1 (1.67%) VCAP
10 1 (1.67%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (45.00%) Hyper-V
2 27 (45.00%) XenApp
3 26 (43.33%) XenDesktop
4 15 (25.00%) vSphere
5 14 (23.33%) XenServer
6 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
7 6 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (8.33%) VMware ESX
9 2 (3.33%) vCloud
10 1 (1.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (30.00%) XenMobile
2 3 (5.00%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 48 (80.00%) VMware
2 45 (75.00%) Citrix
3 36 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 29 (48.33%) HP
5 16 (26.67%) Cisco
6 15 (25.00%) EMC
6 15 (25.00%) NetApp
7 8 (13.33%) Veeam
8 7 (11.67%) Dell
9 5 (8.33%) IBM
10 4 (6.67%) 3PAR
10 4 (6.67%) AppSense
11 3 (5.00%) PlateSpin
12 1 (1.67%) Fujitsu
12 1 (1.67%) BMC
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs (Funded)
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Company Car + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Utilisation Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago