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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 881 907 934
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 59 80 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.071% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.074% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 52 67 66
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £35,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -4.25%

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
99119 108062 116837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83362 88174 94782
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 2 May 2016 within the UK.

Virtualisation Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 24 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 2 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 -16 54 £52,500 +16.66% 3
London +10 31 £57,500 +15.00% 1
South East +20 11 £35,000 -22.22%
City of London +47 7 £57,500 -8.00%
South West +1 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Bristol +4 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Surrey -5 4 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £47,500 -
Guildford - 4 £35,000 -
Horsham - 3 £27,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £27,500 -
West Midlands -14 2 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Wales - 2 £31,500 - 2
North West - 2 £33,000 -
North Wales - 2 £31,500 -
Swindon - 2 £55,000 -
Manchester - 2 £33,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £55,000 -
Reading - 2 £47,500 -
East of England +5 1 - -
Peterborough +2 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -7 1 - -
Birmingham -20 1 £47,500 +31.03%
Solihull - 1 £32,500 - 1

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 83 (71.55%) VMware
1 83 (71.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (63.79%) Windows
3 38 (32.76%) Linux
3 38 (32.76%) Microsoft
3 38 (32.76%) Hyper-V
4 35 (30.17%) Citrix
5 34 (29.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (27.59%) Windows Server
7 30 (25.86%) Firewall
8 29 (25.00%) Cisco
8 29 (25.00%) vSphere
9 25 (21.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 25 (21.55%) DNS
10 24 (20.69%) VMware ESX
11 23 (19.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (17.24%) Active Directory
12 20 (17.24%) SAN
13 19 (16.38%) NetApp
13 19 (16.38%) Data Centre
14 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (14.66%) MS Excel
14 17 (14.66%) Windows 2000
14 17 (14.66%) XenDesktop
15 16 (13.79%) Degree
16 15 (12.93%) Presales
17 13 (11.21%) SQL
17 13 (11.21%) TCP/IP
18 12 (10.34%) VMS
18 12 (10.34%) DHCP

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 12 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2000
4 8 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 8 (6.90%) Skype for Business
4 8 (6.90%) Tomcat
5 7 (6.03%) JBoss
6 6 (5.17%) OpenStack
6 6 (5.17%) WebLogic
7 5 (4.31%) IIS
8 4 (3.45%) Apache
9 2 (1.72%) Site Server
10 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.86%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (14.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.76%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.90%) Office 365
4 2 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.86%) IaaS
5 1 (0.86%) PaaS
5 1 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (25.86%) Firewall
2 25 (21.55%) DNS
3 20 (17.24%) SAN
4 13 (11.21%) TCP/IP
5 12 (10.34%) DHCP
6 9 (7.76%) iSCSI
7 8 (6.90%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (5.17%) NAS
9 5 (4.31%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.59%) CTI
10 3 (2.59%) PBX
10 3 (2.59%) VoIP
11 2 (1.72%) FTP
11 2 (1.72%) LAN
11 2 (1.72%) WAN
11 2 (1.72%) Wireless
12 1 (0.86%) Network Security
12 1 (0.86%) SSH
12 1 (0.86%) VLAN
12 1 (0.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.86%) Big Data
2 1 (0.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Ant
1 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.72%) Maven
1 2 (1.72%) ProC
1 2 (1.72%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.86%) Artifactory
2 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.86%) Subversion
General
1 8 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.17%) Finance
3 4 (3.45%) Back Office
3 4 (3.45%) Billing
4 2 (1.72%) Games
4 2 (1.72%) Law
4 2 (1.72%) Publishing
5 1 (0.86%) Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (2.59%) FreeSWITCH
3 2 (1.72%) COM
4 1 (0.86%) J2EE
4 1 (0.86%) LAMP
4 1 (0.86%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.86%) libvirt
4 1 (0.86%) Memcached
4 1 (0.86%) RESTful
4 1 (0.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.38%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.48%) VCE vBlock
3 10 (8.62%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.90%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.90%) Physics
5 4 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.59%) Clustering
6 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.59%) Equities
6 3 (2.59%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.59%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.59%) iPhone
7 2 (1.72%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.72%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.72%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.72%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.72%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.72%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 74 (63.79%) Windows
2 38 (32.76%) Linux
3 34 (29.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (27.59%) Windows Server
5 23 (19.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (14.66%) Windows 2000
6 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (10.34%) VMS
8 10 (8.62%) Windows XP
9 9 (7.76%) Windows NT
10 8 (6.90%) Windows 8
10 8 (6.90%) Windows Vista
11 7 (6.03%) Unix
11 7 (6.03%) Windows 7
12 3 (2.59%) Solaris
13 2 (1.72%) Android
13 2 (1.72%) CentOS
13 2 (1.72%) Debian
13 2 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (12.93%) Presales
2 11 (9.48%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 10 (8.62%) Migration
4 8 (6.90%) Business Development
4 8 (6.90%) Identity Management
4 8 (6.90%) ITIL
4 8 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 6 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.31%) CRM
7 4 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.45%) Pair Programming
7 4 (3.45%) Server Building
7 4 (3.45%) Software Engineering
7 4 (3.45%) Test Automation
8 3 (2.59%) DevOps
8 3 (2.59%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.59%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.72%) Data Management
9 2 (1.72%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (1.72%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.21%) SQL
2 10 (8.62%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.90%) Python
4 7 (6.03%) Java
5 5 (4.31%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.45%) C#
6 4 (3.45%) C++
6 4 (3.45%) Perl
6 4 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.72%) C
7 2 (1.72%) Ruby
8 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.86%) PHP
8 1 (0.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (21.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (13.79%) Degree
3 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (9.48%) Security Cleared
4 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
5 9 (7.76%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (7.76%) MCSA
6 8 (6.90%) MCSE
7 3 (2.59%) CCA
8 2 (1.72%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.72%) VCAP
9 1 (0.86%) CCEE
9 1 (0.86%) MCP
9 1 (0.86%) VCP5
9 1 (0.86%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) SLA
2 3 (2.59%) PA-DSS
2 3 (2.59%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.72%) COBIT
3 2 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 83 (71.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (32.76%) Hyper-V
3 29 (25.00%) vSphere
4 24 (20.69%) VMware ESX
5 20 (17.24%) Active Directory
6 17 (14.66%) XenDesktop
7 12 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (7.76%) vCloud
8 9 (7.76%) XenApp
9 8 (6.90%) NFS
10 4 (3.45%) Terminal Services
10 4 (3.45%) Xen
10 4 (3.45%) XenServer
11 3 (2.59%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (1.72%) Firmware
12 2 (1.72%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.86%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.86%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.86%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.86%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (8.62%) vMotion
2 9 (7.76%) Backup Exec
2 9 (7.76%) NetBackup
3 8 (6.90%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (6.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (6.90%) SCCM
4 3 (2.59%) Puppet
5 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.72%) SCOM
5 2 (1.72%) vRealize
6 1 (0.86%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.86%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.86%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.86%) Legato
6 1 (0.86%) Nagios
6 1 (0.86%) Nmap
6 1 (0.86%) Simpana
6 1 (0.86%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.86%) WMI
Vendors
1 83 (71.55%) VMware
2 38 (32.76%) Microsoft
3 35 (30.17%) Citrix
4 29 (25.00%) Cisco
5 19 (16.38%) NetApp
6 12 (10.34%) HP
7 9 (7.76%) Symantec
8 8 (6.90%) Intel Security
9 6 (5.17%) EMC
9 6 (5.17%) Red Hat
10 5 (4.31%) AppSense
10 5 (4.31%) Hitachi
11 4 (3.45%) Oracle
11 4 (3.45%) Sophos
12 3 (2.59%) Avaya
12 3 (2.59%) Blue Coat
12 3 (2.59%) Genesys
12 3 (2.59%) Mitel
13 2 (1.72%) Cyber-Ark
13 2 (1.72%) Veeam
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