The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Virtualisation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 848 891 915
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 69 60 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.056% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.058% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 57 53 69
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £33,250 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -9.57%

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
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Virtualisation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Virtualisation Engineer in the job title.

Virtualisation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer within the UK.

Virtualisation Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 within the UK.

Virtualisation Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +36 64 £50,000 +11.11% 7
London +4 29 £62,500 +28.86% 2
South East +26 15 £35,000 -17.64% 1
City of London +43 8 £57,500 -8.00% 1
South West - 7 £40,000 -
Surrey +8 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Bristol - 5 £40,000 -
Guildford - 5 £45,000 -
West Midlands -5 4 £40,000 +10.34%
Yorkshire - 4 £30,500 - 1
Berkshire - 4 - -
Twickenham - 4 £62,500 -
West Sussex -3 3 £27,500 -17.91%
North West - 3 £35,750 - 1
Horsham - 3 £27,500 -
Wales - 3 £35,750 -
Birmingham -18 2 £47,500 +31.03%
Solihull - 2 £32,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £55,000 -
Manchester - 2 £33,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 1
Bradford - 2 £35,000 -
Swindon - 2 £55,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £26,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
York - 2 £26,000 - 1
Abingdon - 2 - - 1
South Wales - 2 £40,000 -
East of England +13 1 - -
East Midlands +8 1 £38,500 +26.22% 2

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Virtualisation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Virtualisation Engineer in the job title.

1 88 (73.33%) VMware
1 88 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (65.00%) Windows
3 54 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 49 (40.83%) Hyper-V
5 39 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (32.50%) Linux
5 39 (32.50%) Windows Server
6 31 (25.83%) Cisco
7 29 (24.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 28 (23.33%) vSphere
8 28 (23.33%) Firewall
8 28 (23.33%) Citrix
9 27 (22.50%) Active Directory
10 26 (21.67%) SAN
11 25 (20.83%) DNS
12 22 (18.33%) MS Excel
12 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (17.50%) Data Centre
13 21 (17.50%) VMware ESX
13 21 (17.50%) NetApp
14 19 (15.83%) HP
15 18 (15.00%) XenDesktop
16 17 (14.17%) Microsoft Azure
16 17 (14.17%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (14.17%) Windows 2000
16 17 (14.17%) MCSE
16 17 (14.17%) Windows Server 2003
17 16 (13.33%) MS Exchange
17 16 (13.33%) Presales

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
4 8 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 8 (6.67%) Skype for Business
4 8 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.83%) JBoss
5 7 (5.83%) OpenStack
5 7 (5.83%) WebLogic
6 5 (4.17%) Apache
7 2 (1.67%) IIS
7 2 (1.67%) Site Server
8 1 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.83%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (18.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (11.67%) Office 365
3 12 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.83%) IaaS
5 1 (0.83%) PaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (23.33%) Firewall
2 26 (21.67%) SAN
3 25 (20.83%) DNS
4 14 (11.67%) DHCP
5 13 (10.83%) TCP/IP
6 9 (7.50%) iSCSI
7 8 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (4.17%) NAS
8 5 (4.17%) NetScaler
9 4 (3.33%) FTP
10 3 (2.50%) CTI
10 3 (2.50%) PBX
10 3 (2.50%) VoIP
11 2 (1.67%) LAN
11 2 (1.67%) WAN
11 2 (1.67%) Wireless
12 1 (0.83%) MPLS
12 1 (0.83%) Network Security
12 1 (0.83%) VLAN
12 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.83%) Big Data
2 1 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Ant
1 3 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.50%) Maven
2 2 (1.67%) Artifactory
2 2 (1.67%) Subversion
2 2 (1.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (6.67%) Finance
2 5 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.33%) Billing
3 4 (3.33%) Games
4 3 (2.50%) Back Office
5 2 (1.67%) Law
5 2 (1.67%) Publishing
6 1 (0.83%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Local Government
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (2.50%) FreeSWITCH
3 2 (1.67%) J2EE
3 2 (1.67%) RESTful
4 1 (0.83%) CGI
4 1 (0.83%) COM
4 1 (0.83%) LAMP
4 1 (0.83%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.83%) libvirt
4 1 (0.83%) Memcached
4 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.50%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.17%) VCE vBlock
3 8 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.17%) Physics
5 4 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.33%) HP Storage
6 3 (2.50%) Equities
6 3 (2.50%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.50%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.67%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.67%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.67%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.67%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.67%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.67%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.67%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 78 (65.00%) Windows
2 39 (32.50%) Linux
2 39 (32.50%) Windows Server
2 39 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (14.17%) Windows 2000
4 17 (14.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (10.00%) VMS
6 11 (9.17%) Unix
7 10 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 9 (7.50%) Windows 8
8 9 (7.50%) Windows NT
9 8 (6.67%) Windows Vista
10 7 (5.83%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.50%) CentOS
11 3 (2.50%) Debian
11 3 (2.50%) Solaris
12 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.33%) Presales
2 14 (11.67%) ITIL
3 11 (9.17%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 9 (7.50%) Migration
5 8 (6.67%) Identity Management
6 5 (4.17%) Business Development
6 5 (4.17%) Load Balancing
7 4 (3.33%) DevOps
7 4 (3.33%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.33%) Release Management
7 4 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (3.33%) Server Building
8 3 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (2.50%) CRM
8 3 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (1.67%) Information Security
9 2 (1.67%) PRINCE2
9 2 (1.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.67%) PowerShell
2 11 (9.17%) Java
2 11 (9.17%) SQL
3 7 (5.83%) C#
3 7 (5.83%) Python
4 6 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.17%) Perl
6 4 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.50%) C++
8 2 (1.67%) C
8 2 (1.67%) Ruby
9 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.83%) PHP
9 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (24.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (14.17%) MCSE
2 17 (14.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (11.67%) Degree
3 14 (11.67%) Security Cleared
4 12 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 10 (8.33%) MCSA
6 7 (5.83%) MCITP
7 6 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (3.33%) HP AIS
8 4 (3.33%) HP ASE
8 4 (3.33%) HPE ATP
8 4 (3.33%) VCP5
9 3 (2.50%) CCA
9 3 (2.50%) MCP
10 2 (1.67%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (1.67%) VCAP
11 1 (0.83%) CCEE
11 1 (0.83%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.83%) SLA
2 3 (2.50%) PA-DSS
2 3 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.67%) COBIT
3 2 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 88 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (40.83%) Hyper-V
3 28 (23.33%) vSphere
4 27 (22.50%) Active Directory
5 21 (17.50%) VMware ESX
6 18 (15.00%) XenDesktop
7 11 (9.17%) vCloud
7 11 (9.17%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (6.67%) NFS
8 8 (6.67%) XenApp
9 6 (5.00%) XenServer
10 5 (4.17%) Firmware
11 4 (3.33%) Terminal Services
12 3 (2.50%) Xen
13 2 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (1.67%) Sendmail
14 1 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.83%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.83%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 11 (9.17%) Backup Exec
1 11 (9.17%) NetBackup
2 9 (7.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (7.50%) SCCM
2 9 (7.50%) vMotion
3 8 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (5.83%) SCOM
5 5 (4.17%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (2.50%) Puppet
7 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.67%) vRealize
8 1 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.83%) Legato
8 1 (0.83%) Nagios
8 1 (0.83%) Nmap
8 1 (0.83%) Simpana
8 1 (0.83%) ThinApp
8 1 (0.83%) WMI
Vendors
1 88 (73.33%) VMware
2 54 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 31 (25.83%) Cisco
4 28 (23.33%) Citrix
5 21 (17.50%) NetApp
6 19 (15.83%) HP
7 11 (9.17%) Symantec
8 9 (7.50%) EMC
9 8 (6.67%) Intel Security
9 8 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 7 (5.83%) Hitachi
10 7 (5.83%) Oracle
11 4 (3.33%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.33%) AppSense
12 3 (2.50%) Avaya
12 3 (2.50%) Blue Coat
12 3 (2.50%) Genesys
12 3 (2.50%) Mitel
13 2 (1.67%) BMC
13 2 (1.67%) Dell
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