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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtualization Consultant
Rank 885 861 829
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Consultant 10 55 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.047% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.050% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 10 45 51
Average salary £57,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,900 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
101264 109979 101860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.19% 94.54% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84172 88959 84461
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 2015 within the UK.

Virtualisation Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Virtualisation Consultant
Top 13 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 August 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 -31 10 £57,750 +21.57% 1
Yorkshire +10 4 £30,000 -33.33%
Sheffield - 4 £30,000 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 -
London +15 2 £68,750 +30.95% 1
Berkshire +11 1 £70,000 +16.66%
East of England +10 1 £55,000 +15.78%
Bedfordshire +4 1 £55,000 +15.78%
Manchester +3 1 £60,500 +51.25%
Bedford +1 1 £55,000 +15.78%
Reading 0 1 £70,000 +16.66%
South East 0 1 £70,000 +27.27%
North West -7 1 £60,500 +51.25%

Virtualisation Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 60 (98.36%) VMware
1 60 (98.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (65.57%) vSphere
3 36 (59.02%) Citrix
4 32 (52.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 31 (50.82%) Microsoft
6 26 (42.62%) XenApp
7 21 (34.43%) Windows
8 18 (29.51%) Active Directory
9 17 (27.87%) HP
9 17 (27.87%) Hyper-V
10 16 (26.23%) XenDesktop
10 16 (26.23%) Degree
10 16 (26.23%) VMware ESX
11 14 (22.95%) Cisco
11 14 (22.95%) NetApp
12 13 (21.31%) Veeam
12 13 (21.31%) VCP5
12 13 (21.31%) NetScaler
13 12 (19.67%) vCloud
13 12 (19.67%) CCA
13 12 (19.67%) Citrix Certification
13 12 (19.67%) ITIL
14 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
14 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (18.03%) Computer Science
15 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (16.39%) Network Security
15 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2003
15 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010

Virtualisation Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 10 (16.39%) MS Exchange
1 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (11.48%) IIS
3 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) IaaS
2 2 (3.28%) PaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) NetScaler
2 10 (16.39%) Network Security
3 8 (13.11%) DNS
4 6 (9.84%) Firewall
4 6 (9.84%) Wireless
5 2 (3.28%) Junos
6 1 (1.64%) DHCP
6 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.64%) NAS
6 1 (1.64%) VLAN
6 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.64%) Big Data
General
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.92%) HP Storage
3 3 (4.92%) FlexPod
4 2 (3.28%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.28%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.64%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.64%) Celerra
5 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) BYOD
5 1 (1.64%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 21 (34.43%) Windows
2 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.20%) UNIX
5 3 (4.92%) Linux
6 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) ITIL
2 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (16.39%) Server Building
3 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (6.56%) Migration
4 3 (4.92%) Operations Management
4 3 (4.92%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (3.28%) ITIL V3
5 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.28%) Coaching
6 1 (1.64%) Service Management
6 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.64%) Investment Management
6 1 (1.64%) Time Management
6 1 (1.64%) High Availability
6 1 (1.64%) Workflow
6 1 (1.64%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) Perl
2 2 (3.28%) Python
2 2 (3.28%) Java
3 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (52.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (26.23%) Degree
3 13 (21.31%) VCP5
4 12 (19.67%) CCA
4 12 (19.67%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (16.39%) MCP
5 10 (16.39%) MCSE
5 10 (16.39%) MCSA
6 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.64%) VCDX
7 1 (1.64%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (98.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (65.57%) vSphere
3 26 (42.62%) XenApp
4 18 (29.51%) Active Directory
5 17 (27.87%) Hyper-V
6 16 (26.23%) VMware ESX
6 16 (26.23%) XenDesktop
7 12 (19.67%) vCloud
8 6 (9.84%) Terminal Services
9 3 (4.92%) XenServer
10 2 (3.28%) Docker
11 1 (1.64%) NFS
11 1 (1.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.64%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.64%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.64%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 60 (98.36%) VMware
2 36 (59.02%) Citrix
3 31 (50.82%) Microsoft
4 17 (27.87%) HP
5 14 (22.95%) Cisco
5 14 (22.95%) NetApp
6 13 (21.31%) Veeam
7 10 (16.39%) Intel
8 8 (13.11%) EMC
9 6 (9.84%) Sophos
9 6 (9.84%) WatchGuard
9 6 (9.84%) SonicWALL
10 5 (8.20%) IBM
11 4 (6.56%) Oracle
11 4 (6.56%) Fujitsu
12 2 (3.28%) 3PAR
13 1 (1.64%) Isilon
13 1 (1.64%) Hitachi
13 1 (1.64%) Wyse
13 1 (1.64%) Apple
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