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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtualization Engineer
UK
Rank 794 881 856
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 55 58 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.058% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.060% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 41 46 80
Median salary £42,500 £45,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.59% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%

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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
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 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +79 49 £43,750 -3.84% 5
South East +58 13 £40,000 -3.03% 2
London +58 12 £55,000 +4.76%
Yorkshire +26 11 £38,000 +80.95%
Berkshire +48 6 £40,750 -18.50% 1
West Yorkshire - 6 £38,000 -
Leeds - 6 £38,000 -
South West +15 5 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Hull - 5 - -
East Yorkshire - 5 - -
City of London +19 4 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £55,000 -
Reading +34 3 £50,000 - 1
Scotland +28 3 £40,000 -8.57%
Hampshire +3 3 £40,000 -3.03%
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
South Wales - 3 £39,000 -
Wales - 3 £39,000 -
Oxfordshire +23 2 £49,000 -21.60%
East of England +23 2 £40,000 -16.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 2 £40,000 -8.04% 1
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 £40,000 -
Northampton - 2 £40,000 -
Newport - 2 £40,000 -
Wokingham - 2 £36,000 -
Fareham - 2 £40,000 -
Erskine - 2 - -
Gloucester - 2 £55,000 -
Glasgow +26 1 £40,000 -8.57%

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 94 (72.87%) VMware
1 94 (72.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (69.77%) Windows
3 68 (52.71%) Microsoft
4 62 (48.06%) Hyper-V
5 57 (44.19%) Linux
6 54 (41.86%) Windows Server
7 44 (34.11%) MS Excel
8 43 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 38 (29.46%) Office 365
10 35 (27.13%) Firewall
11 34 (26.36%) NetApp
11 34 (26.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 33 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
13 30 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
14 28 (21.71%) MCSE
15 27 (20.93%) HP
16 26 (20.16%) Citrix
17 24 (18.60%) SAN
17 24 (18.60%) ITIL
18 23 (17.83%) LAN
18 23 (17.83%) Cisco
19 22 (17.05%) WAN
20 21 (16.28%) VMware ESXi
21 20 (15.50%) SCOM
22 19 (14.73%) PowerShell
22 19 (14.73%) Finance
23 18 (13.95%) EMC
23 18 (13.95%) Data Centre
24 17 (13.18%) MCSA

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 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.20%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.65%) Skype for Business
4 5 (3.88%) OpenStack
5 4 (3.10%) Apache
6 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.55%) Confluence
7 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.55%) SAS
8 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 44 (34.11%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (29.46%) Office 365
2 17 (13.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (10.85%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.65%) IaaS
4 6 (4.65%) PaaS
5 4 (3.10%) SaaS
6 3 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.55%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.78%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 35 (27.13%) Firewall
2 24 (18.60%) SAN
3 23 (17.83%) LAN
4 22 (17.05%) WAN
5 16 (12.40%) DNS
6 14 (10.85%) TCP/IP
6 14 (10.85%) VPN
7 8 (6.20%) FCoE
7 8 (6.20%) NetScaler
7 8 (6.20%) SNMP
8 7 (5.43%) IP Telephony
9 6 (4.65%) DHCP
9 6 (4.65%) Internet
10 4 (3.10%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (3.10%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.10%) NAS
10 4 (3.10%) Skype
10 4 (3.10%) Wireless
11 3 (2.33%) BGP
12 2 (1.55%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.55%) Big Data
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (7.75%) JIRA
2 8 (6.20%) Redmine
3 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.78%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.78%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (14.73%) Finance
2 5 (3.88%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.33%) Marketing
4 2 (1.55%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Legal
5 1 (0.78%) Local Government
5 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.75%) Web Services
2 5 (3.88%) REST
2 5 (3.88%) SOAP
3 2 (1.55%) MAPI
4 1 (0.78%) Flash
4 1 (0.78%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.95%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.53%) Driving Licence
3 10 (7.75%) Clustering
4 8 (6.20%) VCE vBlock
5 7 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.65%) Blackberry
6 6 (4.65%) EMC VNX
7 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (3.10%) iPad
9 3 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.55%) PKI
11 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.78%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.78%) EMC VMAX
11 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 90 (69.77%) Windows
2 57 (44.19%) Linux
3 54 (41.86%) Windows Server
4 34 (26.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (6.20%) Unix
7 7 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (5.43%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.65%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.88%) Android
9 5 (3.88%) Apple iOS
9 5 (3.88%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.10%) CentOS
10 4 (3.10%) Debian
10 4 (3.10%) Fedora
10 4 (3.10%) SUSE
11 3 (2.33%) VMS
11 3 (2.33%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.60%) ITIL
2 14 (10.85%) Release Management
3 12 (9.30%) Information Security
4 9 (6.98%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (6.98%) High Availability
5 8 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (6.20%) Analytics
5 8 (6.20%) Mentoring
5 8 (6.20%) User Stories
6 7 (5.43%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (5.43%) Software Engineering
7 6 (4.65%) Coaching
7 6 (4.65%) Pair Programming
7 6 (4.65%) Test Automation
8 5 (3.88%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.10%) DevOps
9 4 (3.10%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.10%) Migration
9 4 (3.10%) Server Building
10 3 (2.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.73%) PowerShell
2 16 (12.40%) Python
3 11 (8.53%) C
4 9 (6.98%) Bash Shell
4 9 (6.98%) Ruby
5 8 (6.20%) Korn
6 7 (5.43%) C++
7 6 (4.65%) Perl
8 3 (2.33%) SQL
9 1 (0.78%) C#
9 1 (0.78%) F#
9 1 (0.78%) Haskell
9 1 (0.78%) Java
9 1 (0.78%) OCaml
9 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.78%) VB
9 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (21.71%) MCSE
3 17 (13.18%) MCP
3 17 (13.18%) MCSA
4 14 (10.85%) Degree
5 11 (8.53%) Security Cleared
6 8 (6.20%) CCNA
6 8 (6.20%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (6.20%) CISSP
6 8 (6.20%) CompTIA Security+
6 8 (6.20%) DV Cleared
6 8 (6.20%) GIAC
6 8 (6.20%) Linux+ Certification
6 8 (6.20%) MCITP
6 8 (6.20%) Network+ Certification
6 8 (6.20%) SANS
6 8 (6.20%) Security+ Certification
6 8 (6.20%) SSCP
6 8 (6.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.78%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 94 (72.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (48.06%) Hyper-V
3 43 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 21 (16.28%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (12.40%) vSphere
6 13 (10.08%) VMware ESX
7 12 (9.30%) NFS
8 8 (6.20%) Samba
9 7 (5.43%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (5.43%) XenDesktop
10 5 (3.88%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (3.88%) vCloud
11 4 (3.10%) Ceph
11 4 (3.10%) KVM
11 4 (3.10%) Squid
11 4 (3.10%) XenApp
12 2 (1.55%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.55%) XenServer
13 1 (0.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.78%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (15.50%) SCOM
2 11 (8.53%) Puppet
3 10 (7.75%) Ansible
4 9 (6.98%) Nagios
5 8 (6.20%) SCCM
6 5 (3.88%) NetBackup
7 4 (3.10%) HAProxy
8 3 (2.33%) vMotion
9 2 (1.55%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.55%) EMC VPLEX
9 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (1.55%) MIIS
9 2 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.55%) SCSM
9 2 (1.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.78%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.78%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 94 (72.87%) VMware
2 68 (52.71%) Microsoft
3 34 (26.36%) NetApp
4 27 (20.93%) HP
5 26 (20.16%) Citrix
6 23 (17.83%) Cisco
7 18 (13.95%) EMC
8 14 (10.85%) Hitachi
9 11 (8.53%) Juniper
10 10 (7.75%) SolarWinds
11 9 (6.98%) F5
12 8 (6.20%) Mitel
12 8 (6.20%) Red Hat
13 7 (5.43%) CheckPoint
13 7 (5.43%) Dell
13 7 (5.43%) Veeam
14 6 (4.65%) Apple
14 6 (4.65%) Nimble Storage
14 6 (4.65%) Sophos
15 5 (3.88%) Nortel
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