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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtualization Engineer
UK
Rank 803 883 839
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 43 50 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.049% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.051% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 37 45 97
Median salary £49,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £21,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £61,100 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
80883 98578 103250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.45% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67143 82699 85275
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2017 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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +83 41 £49,500 +23.75% 1
South East +48 13 £44,500 +4.70% 1
London +67 10 £55,000 +4.76%
Yorkshire +22 7 £38,000 +80.95%
Berkshire +27 6 £50,000 - 1
Leeds - 6 £38,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £38,000 -
East of England +25 5 £46,250 -11.90%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £46,250 -
Reading +38 4 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +14 3 £33,000 -5.71%
South West +12 3 £55,000 +46.66%
Chesham - 3 £33,000 -
City of London +36 2 £55,000 -
Hampshire +12 2 £40,000 -3.03%
Gloucestershire - 2 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £49,000 -
Wales - 2 £40,000 -
South Wales - 2 £40,000 -
Fareham - 2 £40,000 -
Gloucester - 2 £55,000 -
Newport - 2 £40,000 -
Peterborough - 2 £40,000 -
Wokingham - 2 £36,000 -
Swindon - 1 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £55,000 -
Northampton - 1 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £52,500 -
Hull - 1 - -
Dudley - 1 £32,500 -

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 (75.21%) VMware
1 88 (75.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (67.52%) Windows
3 63 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 53 (45.30%) Hyper-V
4 53 (45.30%) Windows Server
5 44 (37.61%) Linux
6 41 (35.04%) MS Excel
7 40 (34.19%) Active Directory
8 35 (29.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (25.64%) Office 365
11 29 (24.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 26 (22.22%) NetApp
13 25 (21.37%) Firewall
14 24 (20.51%) MCSE
15 23 (19.66%) Citrix
15 23 (19.66%) HP
15 23 (19.66%) VMware ESXi
16 22 (18.80%) SAN
17 19 (16.24%) EMC
17 19 (16.24%) WAN
17 19 (16.24%) LAN
17 19 (16.24%) ITIL
18 18 (15.38%) MCP
18 18 (15.38%) Cisco
18 18 (15.38%) vSphere
19 16 (13.68%) PowerShell
19 16 (13.68%) Finance
19 16 (13.68%) DNS

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 14 (11.97%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.84%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.13%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.27%) Apache
4 5 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.42%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.71%) Confluence
7 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.85%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.85%) IIS
8 1 (0.85%) nginx
8 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 41 (35.04%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (25.64%) Office 365
2 14 (11.97%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.42%) IaaS
4 4 (3.42%) PaaS
4 4 (3.42%) SaaS
5 3 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.85%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.85%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.37%) Firewall
2 22 (18.80%) SAN
3 19 (16.24%) LAN
3 19 (16.24%) WAN
4 16 (13.68%) DNS
5 12 (10.26%) VPN
6 11 (9.40%) TCP/IP
7 6 (5.13%) FCoE
7 6 (5.13%) IP Telephony
7 6 (5.13%) NetScaler
7 6 (5.13%) SNMP
8 5 (4.27%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (4.27%) Internet
8 5 (4.27%) iSCSI
9 4 (3.42%) DHCP
10 3 (2.56%) BGP
10 3 (2.56%) NAS
10 3 (2.56%) Skype
11 2 (1.71%) ICMP
11 2 (1.71%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.85%) Big Data
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (6.84%) JIRA
2 6 (5.13%) Redmine
3 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.71%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.71%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.85%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 16 (13.68%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.56%) Legal
3 3 (2.56%) Local Government
3 3 (2.56%) Marketing
4 2 (1.71%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.69%) Web Services
2 5 (4.27%) REST
2 5 (4.27%) SOAP
3 2 (1.71%) MAPI
3 2 (1.71%) POSIX
4 1 (0.85%) .NET
4 1 (0.85%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.68%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.26%) Clustering
3 11 (9.40%) Driving Licence
4 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.98%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 5 (4.27%) Blackberry
6 5 (4.27%) EMC VNX
7 4 (3.42%) iPad
7 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.71%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.71%) FlexPod
9 2 (1.71%) PKI
10 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.85%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 79 (67.52%) Windows
2 53 (45.30%) Windows Server
3 44 (37.61%) Linux
4 35 (29.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (5.98%) Unix
8 6 (5.13%) Windows 7
9 5 (4.27%) Android
9 5 (4.27%) Apple iOS
9 5 (4.27%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.42%) CentOS
10 4 (3.42%) Debian
10 4 (3.42%) Fedora
10 4 (3.42%) SUSE
10 4 (3.42%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.56%) VMS
11 3 (2.56%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.24%) ITIL
2 11 (9.40%) Information Security
3 9 (7.69%) Release Management
4 7 (5.98%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (5.98%) Analytics
4 7 (5.98%) High Availability
4 7 (5.98%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 6 (5.13%) Mentoring
5 6 (5.13%) Software Engineering
5 6 (5.13%) User Stories
6 5 (4.27%) DevOps
6 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (3.42%) Coaching
7 4 (3.42%) Data Management
7 4 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.42%) Pair Programming
7 4 (3.42%) Server Building
7 4 (3.42%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.68%) PowerShell
2 13 (11.11%) Python
3 9 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 8 (6.84%) C
4 8 (6.84%) Ruby
5 7 (5.98%) Perl
6 6 (5.13%) C++
6 6 (5.13%) Korn
7 3 (2.56%) Java
7 3 (2.56%) SQL
8 2 (1.71%) C#
8 2 (1.71%) F#
8 2 (1.71%) Haskell
8 2 (1.71%) ML
8 2 (1.71%) OCaml
8 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.85%) VB
9 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (24.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (20.51%) MCSE
3 18 (15.38%) MCP
4 15 (12.82%) MCSA
5 14 (11.97%) Degree
6 12 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (6.84%) MCITP
7 8 (6.84%) Security Cleared
8 6 (5.13%) CCNA
8 6 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (5.13%) CISSP
8 6 (5.13%) CompTIA Security+
8 6 (5.13%) DV Cleared
8 6 (5.13%) GIAC
8 6 (5.13%) Linux+ Certification
8 6 (5.13%) Network+ Certification
8 6 (5.13%) SANS
8 6 (5.13%) Security+ Certification
8 6 (5.13%) SSCP
9 5 (4.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 88 (75.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (45.30%) Hyper-V
3 40 (34.19%) Active Directory
4 23 (19.66%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (15.38%) vSphere
6 12 (10.26%) VMware ESX
7 9 (7.69%) NFS
8 8 (6.84%) vCloud
8 8 (6.84%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (5.98%) XenDesktop
10 6 (5.13%) Samba
11 5 (4.27%) KVM
11 5 (4.27%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (3.42%) Ceph
12 4 (3.42%) Squid
12 4 (3.42%) XenApp
13 2 (1.71%) QEMU
13 2 (1.71%) VMware Server
13 2 (1.71%) XenServer
14 1 (0.85%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 13 (11.11%) SCOM
2 10 (8.55%) Puppet
3 8 (6.84%) Ansible
4 7 (5.98%) Nagios
4 7 (5.98%) SCCM
5 6 (5.13%) NetBackup
6 4 (3.42%) Backup Exec
6 4 (3.42%) HAProxy
7 3 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.56%) vMotion
7 3 (2.56%) vRealize
8 2 (1.71%) EMC VPLEX
8 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (1.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.85%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.85%) NetApp OnCommand
9 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.85%) Packer
9 1 (0.85%) PowerCLI
9 1 (0.85%) Simpana
Vendors
1 88 (75.21%) VMware
2 63 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 26 (22.22%) NetApp
4 23 (19.66%) Citrix
4 23 (19.66%) HP
5 19 (16.24%) EMC
6 18 (15.38%) Cisco
7 9 (7.69%) Hitachi
7 9 (7.69%) Juniper
8 8 (6.84%) Red Hat
8 8 (6.84%) Veeam
9 7 (5.98%) Dell
9 7 (5.98%) F5
9 7 (5.98%) Mitel
9 7 (5.98%) SolarWinds
10 6 (5.13%) CommVault
11 5 (4.27%) Apple
11 5 (4.27%) CheckPoint
11 5 (4.27%) Nortel
11 5 (4.27%) Oracle
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