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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 852 900 905
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 64 70 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.063% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.065% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 54 67 86
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,450 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,250 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.15% -2.94%

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
94041 106882 116083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.40% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79248 88079 95023
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +44 58 £45,000 - 5
London +41 22 £57,500 +22.34%
South East +28 17 £36,000 -15.29% 1
Yorkshire - 9 £26,000 - 1
City of London +63 8 £57,500 -8.00%
Surrey +33 8 £45,000 +5.88% 1
York - 7 £26,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 7 £26,000 - 1
Guildford - 6 £40,500 - 1
South Wales - 5 £40,000 -
Wales - 5 £40,000 -
Berkshire +15 4 - -
West Midlands -7 4 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Twickenham - 4 £62,500 -
West Sussex +4 3 £27,500 -34.13%
South West - 3 £40,000 -
Horsham - 3 £27,500 -
Birmingham -12 2 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Solihull - 2 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £38,750 -
Bridgend - 2 £40,000 -
North West - 2 £36,750 -
Bradford - 2 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Abingdon - 2 - -
Godalming - 2 £47,500 -
East Midlands +9 1 £38,500 +26.22%
North East - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (74.58%) VMware
1 88 (74.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 80 (67.80%) Windows
3 60 (50.85%) Hyper-V
4 56 (47.46%) Microsoft
5 42 (35.59%) Linux
5 42 (35.59%) Windows Server
6 40 (33.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (28.81%) Cisco
8 27 (22.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 27 (22.88%) Citrix
8 27 (22.88%) Active Directory
8 27 (22.88%) MS Excel
9 26 (22.03%) Firewall
9 26 (22.03%) vSphere
10 23 (19.49%) MCSE
10 23 (19.49%) HP
10 23 (19.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (19.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (18.64%) DNS
12 21 (17.80%) SAN
12 21 (17.80%) ITIL
13 20 (16.95%) Data Centre
13 20 (16.95%) NetApp
14 19 (16.10%) VMware ESX
14 19 (16.10%) XenDesktop
15 17 (14.41%) Microsoft Azure
15 17 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (13.56%) Windows 2000
16 16 (13.56%) Security Cleared

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 15 (12.71%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (6.78%) OpenStack
4 8 (6.78%) SharePoint
4 8 (6.78%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2000
5 7 (5.93%) JBoss
5 7 (5.93%) Skype for Business
5 7 (5.93%) WebLogic
6 5 (4.24%) Apache
7 2 (1.69%) IIS
7 2 (1.69%) Site Server
8 1 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.85%) nginx
Applications
1 27 (22.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (12.71%) Office 365
3 13 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.85%) IaaS
5 1 (0.85%) PaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (22.03%) Firewall
2 22 (18.64%) DNS
3 21 (17.80%) SAN
4 14 (11.86%) TCP/IP
5 13 (11.02%) DHCP
6 9 (7.63%) iSCSI
7 8 (6.78%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (5.08%) NetScaler
9 5 (4.24%) CTI
9 5 (4.24%) PBX
9 5 (4.24%) VoIP
10 4 (3.39%) FTP
11 3 (2.54%) NAS
12 2 (1.69%) LAN
12 2 (1.69%) MPLS
12 2 (1.69%) VPLS
12 2 (1.69%) WAN
12 2 (1.69%) Wireless
13 1 (0.85%) SSH
13 1 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.85%) Big Data
2 1 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Ant
1 3 (2.54%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.54%) Maven
2 2 (1.69%) Artifactory
2 2 (1.69%) Subversion
2 2 (1.69%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (6.78%) Finance
2 4 (3.39%) Billing
2 4 (3.39%) Games
3 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.69%) Back Office
4 2 (1.69%) Law
4 2 (1.69%) Local Government
4 2 (1.69%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.24%) FreeSWITCH
2 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.69%) CGI
3 2 (1.69%) J2EE
3 2 (1.69%) RESTful
4 1 (0.85%) LAMP
4 1 (0.85%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.85%) libvirt
4 1 (0.85%) Memcached
4 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.95%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.32%) VCE vBlock
3 4 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (3.39%) HP Storage
4 3 (2.54%) Equities
4 3 (2.54%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.54%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.54%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.69%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.69%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.69%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.69%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.69%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.69%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.69%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.69%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 80 (67.80%) Windows
2 42 (35.59%) Linux
2 42 (35.59%) Windows Server
3 40 (33.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (19.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (13.56%) Windows 2000
7 15 (12.71%) Unix
8 14 (11.86%) VMS
9 9 (7.63%) Windows NT
9 9 (7.63%) Windows XP
10 8 (6.78%) Windows 8
11 7 (5.93%) Windows 7
11 7 (5.93%) Windows Vista
12 3 (2.54%) CentOS
12 3 (2.54%) Debian
12 3 (2.54%) Solaris
13 2 (1.69%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.80%) ITIL
2 13 (11.02%) Presales
3 11 (9.32%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 9 (7.63%) Migration
5 7 (5.93%) Identity Management
5 7 (5.93%) OpenUP
6 6 (5.08%) Server Building
7 5 (4.24%) CRM
7 5 (4.24%) Prototyping
8 4 (3.39%) DevOps
8 4 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.39%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.39%) Release Management
8 4 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.54%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (2.54%) Information Security
9 3 (2.54%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (2.54%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.54%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.71%) PowerShell
2 11 (9.32%) Java
2 11 (9.32%) SQL
3 7 (5.93%) C#
3 7 (5.93%) Python
4 5 (4.24%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.39%) Perl
5 4 (3.39%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.54%) C++
7 2 (1.69%) C
7 2 (1.69%) Ruby
8 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.85%) PHP
8 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (22.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 23 (19.49%) MCSE
2 23 (19.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (13.56%) Security Cleared
4 15 (12.71%) MCSA
5 13 (11.02%) Degree
5 13 (11.02%) SC Cleared
6 12 (10.17%) MCITP
7 8 (6.78%) MCP
8 5 (4.24%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (3.39%) HP AIS
9 4 (3.39%) HP ASE
9 4 (3.39%) HPE ATP
9 4 (3.39%) VCP5
10 2 (1.69%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.85%) CCA
11 1 (0.85%) CCEE
11 1 (0.85%) CCNA
11 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) PA-DSS
1 5 (4.24%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.39%) SLA
3 2 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 88 (74.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (50.85%) Hyper-V
3 27 (22.88%) Active Directory
4 26 (22.03%) vSphere
5 19 (16.10%) VMware ESX
5 19 (16.10%) XenDesktop
6 15 (12.71%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (11.86%) vCloud
8 10 (8.47%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (6.78%) NFS
10 7 (5.93%) XenApp
10 7 (5.93%) XenServer
11 5 (4.24%) Firmware
11 5 (4.24%) Terminal Services
12 3 (2.54%) Xen
13 2 (1.69%) MetaFrame
13 2 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (1.69%) Sendmail
13 2 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (11.02%) Backup Exec
1 13 (11.02%) NetBackup
2 10 (8.47%) SCCM
3 9 (7.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (7.63%) vMotion
4 7 (5.93%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (5.93%) SCOM
5 6 (5.08%) HP Data Protector
6 5 (4.24%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.54%) Puppet
8 2 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.69%) vRealize
9 1 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.85%) Legato
9 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.85%) Nagios
9 1 (0.85%) Nmap
9 1 (0.85%) Simpana
9 1 (0.85%) ThinApp
9 1 (0.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 88 (74.58%) VMware
2 56 (47.46%) Microsoft
3 34 (28.81%) Cisco
4 27 (22.88%) Citrix
5 23 (19.49%) HP
6 20 (16.95%) NetApp
7 13 (11.02%) Symantec
8 10 (8.47%) EMC
8 10 (8.47%) Oracle
9 9 (7.63%) Red Hat
10 8 (6.78%) Hitachi
11 7 (5.93%) Intel Security
12 5 (4.24%) Avaya
12 5 (4.24%) Genesys
12 5 (4.24%) Mitel
12 5 (4.24%) Remedy
13 4 (3.39%) 3PAR
13 4 (3.39%) AppSense
14 3 (2.54%) Blue Coat
15 2 (1.69%) Cyber-Ark
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