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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtualization Consultant
Rank 852 825 796
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Consultant 28 64 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.062% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.065% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 21 50 78
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,250 £58,250
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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
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 26 January 2015 within the UK.

Virtualisation Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Virtualisation Consultant
Top 10 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 26 January 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 -34 28 £55,000 +10.00% 3
London +5 11 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Leeds +2 7 £35,000 -30.00% 1
West Yorkshire -10 7 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Yorkshire -14 7 £35,000 -30.00% 1
South East -41 6 £57,500 +15.00%
Crawley - 3 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £62,500 -
City of London -4 1 £62,500 +6.38% 1
Home Counties - 1 £55,000 -

Virtualisation Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 53 (79.10%) VMware
1 53 (79.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (67.16%) Microsoft
3 42 (62.69%) Citrix
4 29 (43.28%) HP
4 29 (43.28%) Hyper-V
4 29 (43.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 25 (37.31%) XenDesktop
5 25 (37.31%) SAN
6 24 (35.82%) NetApp
6 24 (35.82%) XenApp
7 22 (32.84%) Cisco
8 19 (28.36%) Windows
8 19 (28.36%) XenMobile
9 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (25.37%) Active Directory
10 17 (25.37%) vSphere
11 15 (22.39%) EMC
12 14 (20.90%) Citrix Certification
12 14 (20.90%) XenServer
13 13 (19.40%) Dell
14 11 (16.42%) MCSE
14 11 (16.42%) NAS
14 11 (16.42%) CCIA
15 10 (14.93%) NetScaler
15 10 (14.93%) ITIL
16 9 (13.43%) Migration
16 9 (13.43%) VMware ESX
16 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
16 9 (13.43%) MS Exchange

Virtualisation Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 9 (13.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.48%) IIS
3 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.49%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (37.31%) SAN
2 11 (16.42%) NAS
3 10 (14.93%) NetScaler
4 7 (10.45%) Network Security
5 6 (8.96%) LAN
5 6 (8.96%) WAN
6 4 (5.97%) DHCP
6 4 (5.97%) Firewall
6 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.97%) VPN
6 4 (5.97%) DNS
7 3 (4.48%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.99%) VLAN
8 2 (2.99%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.99%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (5.97%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Publishing
2 1 (1.49%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Flash
1 2 (2.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Clustering
2 5 (7.46%) EqualLogic
3 3 (4.48%) Replication
4 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.49%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.36%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.99%) Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.49%) Solaris
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.93%) ITIL
2 9 (13.43%) Migration
3 4 (5.97%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (5.97%) Time Management
4 3 (4.48%) ITIL V3
4 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (4.48%) Project Management
4 3 (4.48%) Operations Management
4 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.99%) SOA
5 2 (2.99%) Use Case
5 2 (2.99%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (2.99%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (2.99%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.49%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.49%) Network Management
6 1 (1.49%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.49%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) C
3 1 (1.49%) Perl
3 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (43.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (20.90%) Citrix Certification
4 11 (16.42%) MCSE
4 11 (16.42%) CCIA
5 8 (11.94%) CCEE
6 7 (10.45%) CCAA
6 7 (10.45%) MCSA
6 7 (10.45%) CCA
6 7 (10.45%) MCITP
7 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
8 5 (7.46%) VCP5
8 5 (7.46%) CCNA
8 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
10 3 (4.48%) Degree
10 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (4.48%) MCTS
11 2 (2.99%) BC Cleared
11 2 (2.99%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (79.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (43.28%) Hyper-V
3 25 (37.31%) XenDesktop
4 24 (35.82%) XenApp
5 17 (25.37%) vSphere
5 17 (25.37%) Active Directory
6 14 (20.90%) XenServer
7 9 (13.43%) VMware ESX
8 7 (10.45%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (4.48%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (28.36%) XenMobile
2 3 (4.48%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.99%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 53 (79.10%) VMware
2 45 (67.16%) Microsoft
3 42 (62.69%) Citrix
4 29 (43.28%) HP
5 24 (35.82%) NetApp
6 22 (32.84%) Cisco
7 15 (22.39%) EMC
8 13 (19.40%) Dell
9 6 (8.96%) PlateSpin
10 5 (7.46%) Veeam
10 5 (7.46%) 3PAR
11 4 (5.97%) FalconStor
11 4 (5.97%) AppSense
11 4 (5.97%) IBM
12 3 (4.48%) Oracle
13 1 (1.49%) SAP
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