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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtualization Consultant
Rank 855 863 805
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Consultant 48 65 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.056% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.059% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 36 54 67
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 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
104868 109684 105271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.59% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 85928 88706 87993
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 £27,450 £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 1 April 2015 within the UK.

Virtualisation Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Virtualisation Consultant
Top 19 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 1 April 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
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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 +17 44 £55,000 +10.00% 5
London -15 12 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Yorkshire -8 9 £37,500 -18.91%
West Yorkshire -12 9 £37,500 -25.00%
City of London +18 7 £55,000 +39.24% 2
Leeds -3 6 £35,000 -30.00%
East of England +19 4 £55,000 +7.31%
North West +6 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Manchester -1 4 £57,500 +15.00%
South East -31 4 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Bedford - 4 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £55,000 -
Berkshire -14 3 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Wakefield - 3 £37,500 -
Sheffield -7 2 £45,000 +12.50%
South Yorkshire -8 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Reading -14 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Fareham - 1 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £55,000 -

Virtualisation Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 64 (88.89%) VMware
1 64 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (73.61%) Citrix
3 42 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 35 (48.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 33 (45.83%) HP
5 33 (45.83%) XenApp
6 29 (40.28%) vSphere
7 28 (38.89%) Hyper-V
7 28 (38.89%) XenDesktop
8 22 (30.56%) Citrix Certification
9 16 (22.22%) Cisco
9 16 (22.22%) CCA
9 16 (22.22%) SAN
9 16 (22.22%) NetApp
10 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (19.44%) XenServer
11 14 (19.44%) NetScaler
11 14 (19.44%) XenMobile
12 13 (18.06%) Windows
13 12 (16.67%) ITIL
13 12 (16.67%) Degree
13 12 (16.67%) Network Security
13 12 (16.67%) CCIA
13 12 (16.67%) VCP5
14 11 (15.28%) MCSE
14 11 (15.28%) EMC
14 11 (15.28%) Veeam
15 10 (13.89%) VMware ESX
16 9 (12.50%) Active Directory

Virtualisation Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 7 (9.72%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.56%) IIS
3 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) IaaS
2 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) SAN
2 14 (19.44%) NetScaler
3 12 (16.67%) Network Security
4 8 (11.11%) NAS
5 6 (8.33%) Firewall
6 3 (4.17%) Wireless
7 2 (2.78%) VLAN
7 2 (2.78%) LAN
7 2 (2.78%) WAN
7 2 (2.78%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.78%) DNS
7 2 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.78%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) Big Data
General
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.17%) EqualLogic
2 3 (4.17%) Clustering
2 3 (4.17%) FlexPod
3 2 (2.78%) Replication
3 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.39%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.67%) ITIL
2 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (8.33%) Migration
2 6 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 5 (6.94%) Time Management
4 4 (5.56%) Operations Management
4 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (2.78%) Capacity Management
5 2 (2.78%) Coaching
6 1 (1.39%) Workflow
6 1 (1.39%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (48.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (30.56%) Citrix Certification
3 16 (22.22%) CCA
4 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (16.67%) Degree
5 12 (16.67%) CCIA
5 12 (16.67%) VCP5
6 11 (15.28%) MCSE
7 9 (12.50%) CCEE
8 8 (11.11%) CCAA
9 7 (9.72%) MCSA
10 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
11 4 (5.56%) MCP
11 4 (5.56%) MCITP
12 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (4.17%) CCNA
13 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
14 1 (1.39%) VCAP
14 1 (1.39%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 4 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (45.83%) XenApp
3 29 (40.28%) vSphere
4 28 (38.89%) XenDesktop
4 28 (38.89%) Hyper-V
5 14 (19.44%) XenServer
6 10 (13.89%) VMware ESX
7 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 6 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (8.33%) vCloud
9 2 (2.78%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (19.44%) XenMobile
2 2 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.39%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 64 (88.89%) VMware
2 53 (73.61%) Citrix
3 42 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 33 (45.83%) HP
5 16 (22.22%) Cisco
5 16 (22.22%) NetApp
6 11 (15.28%) EMC
6 11 (15.28%) Veeam
7 5 (6.94%) Dell
8 4 (5.56%) Intel
8 4 (5.56%) AppSense
8 4 (5.56%) 3PAR
9 3 (4.17%) PlateSpin
9 3 (4.17%) Sophos
9 3 (4.17%) WatchGuard
9 3 (4.17%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.78%) IBM
11 1 (1.39%) BMC
11 1 (1.39%) Fujitsu
UK
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Utilisation Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horley
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 Base OTE £80,000+ Uncapped + Company Private Medical Scheme
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs (Funded)
Posted: 22 days ago