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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtualization Consultant
Rank 833 809 713
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -96
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Consultant 61 68 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.064% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.068% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 52 49 152
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
107850 100706 111819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.25% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87304 83723 95384
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 22 September 2014 within the UK.

Virtualisation Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Virtualisation Consultant
Top 30 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 22 September 2014. 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 +1 59 £47,500 -
London +11 23 £53,750 +4.87%
South East -22 11 £60,000 +26.31%
City of London +6 9 £55,000 +10.00%
East Midlands -4 8 £48,750 +8.33%
South West -38 8 £46,250 +2.77%
East of England -14 7 £47,500 +5.55%
Northamptonshire -17 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Manchester -3 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Cambridgeshire -11 6 £47,500 +5.55%
North West -13 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Northampton -20 6 £58,750 +17.50%
Dorset -3 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Leeds -30 5 £70,000 +40.00%
West Yorkshire -40 5 £70,000 +40.00%
Yorkshire -50 5 £70,000 +40.00%
West Midlands -10 4 £70,000 +27.27%
Buckinghamshire +9 3 £47,500 -
Peterborough +7 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Birmingham -2 3 £70,000 +27.27%
Wiltshire -7 3 £70,000 +40.00%
Swindon -7 3 £70,000 +40.00%
Bedfordshire -9 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Cambridge -12 3 £47,500 -
Brighton - 3 £70,000 -
Bedford - 3 £47,500 -
Ely - 3 £47,500 -
Huntingdon - 3 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £47,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £70,000 -

Virtualisation Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 70 (72.16%) VMware
1 70 (72.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (61.86%) Microsoft
3 45 (46.39%) NetApp
3 45 (46.39%) Hyper-V
4 40 (41.24%) Citrix
5 37 (38.14%) HP
6 36 (37.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 31 (31.96%) Windows
8 30 (30.93%) Cisco
9 29 (29.90%) Active Directory
10 26 (26.80%) XenApp
10 26 (26.80%) vSphere
11 25 (25.77%) XenDesktop
12 20 (20.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (20.62%) SAN
13 18 (18.56%) MS Exchange
13 18 (18.56%) MS Excel
13 18 (18.56%) NCDA
13 18 (18.56%) NCIE
14 17 (17.53%) Dell
15 16 (16.49%) ITIL
16 15 (15.46%) MCITP
17 14 (14.43%) VMware ESX
17 14 (14.43%) Migration
18 13 (13.40%) EMC
19 12 (12.37%) XenServer
20 11 (11.34%) MCSE
20 11 (11.34%) IBM
20 11 (11.34%) DNS

Virtualisation Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 18 (18.56%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.31%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (10.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.03%) Lync
5 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (18.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS Office
2 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.25%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.62%) SAN
2 11 (11.34%) DNS
3 10 (10.31%) DHCP
4 9 (9.28%) NetScaler
4 9 (9.28%) TCP/IP
4 9 (9.28%) VPN
4 9 (9.28%) LAN
4 9 (9.28%) WAN
5 6 (6.19%) Unified Communications
6 5 (5.15%) NAS
7 4 (4.12%) RTP
8 2 (2.06%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.03%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (9.28%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (9.28%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Marketing
3 4 (4.12%) French Language
3 4 (4.12%) German Language
3 4 (4.12%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.06%) Legal
4 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.06%) Back Office
5 1 (1.03%) Electronics
5 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.03%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.12%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.28%) Clustering
2 7 (7.22%) Replication
3 4 (4.12%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.12%) Blog
3 4 (4.12%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.12%) EqualLogic
3 4 (4.12%) Social Media
4 3 (3.09%) FlexPod
5 2 (2.06%) Celerra
6 1 (1.03%) Firmware
6 1 (1.03%) DTV
6 1 (1.03%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.96%) Windows
2 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.09%) Linux
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.49%) ITIL
2 14 (14.43%) Migration
3 11 (11.34%) Business Continuity
4 9 (9.28%) Project Management
5 8 (8.25%) Service Delivery
5 8 (8.25%) Change Management
6 6 (6.19%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (6.19%) SOA
7 5 (5.15%) Service Management
8 4 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.12%) Quality Management
8 4 (4.12%) MOF
8 4 (4.12%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.12%) V-Model
8 4 (4.12%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (4.12%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.12%) Capacity Management
8 4 (4.12%) DevOps
8 4 (4.12%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.09%) SQL
2 2 (2.06%) C
3 1 (1.03%) Perl
3 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (37.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 20 (20.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (18.56%) NCDA
3 18 (18.56%) NCIE
4 15 (15.46%) MCITP
5 11 (11.34%) MCSE
6 10 (10.31%) Degree
7 9 (9.28%) MCTS
8 8 (8.25%) VCDX
8 8 (8.25%) VCAP
9 7 (7.22%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (6.19%) MCSA
11 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
12 4 (4.12%) CCEE
13 3 (3.09%) VCP5
13 3 (3.09%) VTSP
13 3 (3.09%) CCNA
13 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (3.09%) CCA
13 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.12%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (72.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (46.39%) Hyper-V
3 29 (29.90%) Active Directory
4 26 (26.80%) XenApp
4 26 (26.80%) vSphere
5 25 (25.77%) XenDesktop
6 14 (14.43%) VMware ESX
7 12 (12.37%) XenServer
8 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (7.22%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (7.22%) vCloud
10 5 (5.15%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (2.06%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) XenMobile
2 5 (5.15%) SCCM
3 4 (4.12%) ServiceCenter
3 4 (4.12%) Tivoli
3 4 (4.12%) CA LISA
4 3 (3.09%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.06%) SCOM
5 2 (2.06%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 70 (72.16%) VMware
2 60 (61.86%) Microsoft
3 45 (46.39%) NetApp
4 40 (41.24%) Citrix
5 37 (38.14%) HP
6 30 (30.93%) Cisco
7 17 (17.53%) Dell
8 13 (13.40%) EMC
9 11 (11.34%) IBM
10 9 (9.28%) FalconStor
10 9 (9.28%) Veeam
10 9 (9.28%) PlateSpin
11 8 (8.25%) CA
12 7 (7.22%) 3PAR
13 6 (6.19%) SAP
14 4 (4.12%) BMC
14 4 (4.12%) Green Hat
15 3 (3.09%) Oracle
16 2 (2.06%) AppSense
Scotland
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + Training / Career progression
Posted: 6 days ago