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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtualization Consultant
Rank 843 870 823
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Consultant 53 59 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.049% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.052% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 44 51 63
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%

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
104266 112858 106109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.61% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85211 91758 88345
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015 within the UK.

Virtualisation Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Virtualisation Consultant
Top 21 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 May 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 +14 49 £55,000 +15.78% 2
London +35 19 £55,000 -8.33% 1
City of London +38 12 £55,000 +39.24% 1
West Yorkshire +18 8 £37,500 -21.05%
Yorkshire +2 8 £37,500 -6.25%
East of England +15 6 £55,000 +29.41%
Wakefield - 6 £37,500 -
Bedford - 5 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £55,000 -
North West +2 4 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Manchester 0 4 £57,500 +17.94% 1
South East -10 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Berkshire -10 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Leeds +4 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Sheffield -14 2 £45,000 +12.50%
South Yorkshire -15 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Reading -4 1 £55,000 +15.78%
Hampshire -4 1 £55,000 +15.78%
Hertfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
Fareham - 1 £55,000 -
Watford - 1 £57,500 -

Virtualisation Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 73 (90.12%) VMware
1 73 (90.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (70.37%) Citrix
3 43 (53.09%) Microsoft
4 39 (48.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 37 (45.68%) XenApp
6 36 (44.44%) vSphere
6 36 (44.44%) HP
7 31 (38.27%) XenDesktop
7 31 (38.27%) Hyper-V
8 25 (30.86%) Citrix Certification
9 22 (27.16%) NetApp
10 21 (25.93%) CCA
11 19 (23.46%) Cisco
12 17 (20.99%) NetScaler
13 16 (19.75%) Veeam
13 16 (19.75%) Degree
14 14 (17.28%) SAN
14 14 (17.28%) Windows
14 14 (17.28%) XenServer
15 13 (16.05%) Network Security
16 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (14.81%) ITIL
16 12 (14.81%) EMC
16 12 (14.81%) VCP5
16 12 (14.81%) XenMobile
17 11 (13.58%) CCIA
17 11 (13.58%) Computer Science
18 10 (12.35%) Active Directory
18 10 (12.35%) MS Excel

Virtualisation Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 8 (9.88%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (12.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.99%) NetScaler
2 14 (17.28%) SAN
3 13 (16.05%) Network Security
4 8 (9.88%) NAS
5 6 (7.41%) Firewall
5 6 (7.41%) Wireless
6 2 (2.47%) VLAN
6 2 (2.47%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.47%) DNS
6 2 (2.47%) LAN
6 2 (2.47%) WAN
6 2 (2.47%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.47%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) Big Data
General
1 1 (1.23%) Finance
1 1 (1.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.70%) FlexPod
2 3 (3.70%) Clustering
3 2 (2.47%) Replication
3 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.47%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.23%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.28%) Windows
2 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.81%) ITIL
2 7 (8.64%) Migration
3 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
3 6 (7.41%) ITIL V3
4 5 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.94%) Time Management
6 3 (3.70%) Operations Management
7 2 (2.47%) Coaching
8 1 (1.23%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.23%) Service Management
8 1 (1.23%) Workflow
8 1 (1.23%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (48.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 25 (30.86%) Citrix Certification
3 21 (25.93%) CCA
4 16 (19.75%) Degree
5 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (14.81%) VCP5
6 11 (13.58%) CCIA
7 10 (12.35%) MCSE
8 8 (9.88%) CCEE
8 8 (9.88%) CCAA
9 6 (7.41%) MCSA
9 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (6.17%) MCP
11 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
11 3 (3.70%) MCITP
12 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.23%) CCNA
12 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 73 (90.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (45.68%) XenApp
3 36 (44.44%) vSphere
4 31 (38.27%) XenDesktop
4 31 (38.27%) Hyper-V
5 14 (17.28%) XenServer
6 10 (12.35%) Active Directory
6 10 (12.35%) VMware ESX
7 5 (6.17%) vCloud
7 5 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.47%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (14.81%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.23%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.23%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 73 (90.12%) VMware
2 57 (70.37%) Citrix
3 43 (53.09%) Microsoft
4 36 (44.44%) HP
5 22 (27.16%) NetApp
6 19 (23.46%) Cisco
7 16 (19.75%) Veeam
8 12 (14.81%) EMC
9 6 (7.41%) Sophos
9 6 (7.41%) WatchGuard
9 6 (7.41%) SonicWALL
10 5 (6.17%) Intel
11 4 (4.94%) IBM
11 4 (4.94%) PlateSpin
11 4 (4.94%) Fujitsu
11 4 (4.94%) 3PAR
12 3 (3.70%) Dell
12 3 (3.70%) AppSense
13 1 (1.23%) Isilon
13 1 (1.23%) BMC
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago