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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 807 891 871
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 71 77 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.071% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.074% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 45 61 97
Median salary £38,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.64% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £21,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -6.66%

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
87772 104579 111319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.42% 96.52% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 72875 87237 92130
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 December 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 2 December 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 +80 65 £38,000 -12.64% 4
South East +78 20 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Yorkshire +33 19 £36,000 +71.42%
London +42 13 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Hull - 10 - -
East Yorkshire - 10 - -
West Yorkshire - 9 £36,000 -
Bradford - 7 £36,000 -
Berkshire +47 6 £58,250 - 1
South West +22 6 - -
Gloucestershire - 6 - -
Scotland +37 5 £40,000 -15.78%
Kent +15 5 £27,500 -38.88%
Surrey +25 4 £57,500 +76.92%
Renfrewshire - 4 - -
Erskine - 4 - -
Reigate - 4 £57,500 -
City of London +34 3 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +30 3 - -
Abingdon -2 3 - -
Reading +36 2 £28,750 - 1
Hampshire +5 2 £30,000 -25.00%
East of England +3 2 £42,500 +4.93%
Farnborough -9 2 £30,000 -
North West -14 2 £41,250 -
East Midlands - 2 £33,500 -
Manchester - 2 £41,250 -
Leeds - 2 £38,000 -
Glasgow +27 1 £40,000 -15.78%
Bedfordshire +1 1 £42,500 +13.33%

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 98 (73.68%) Windows
2 96 (72.18%) VMware
2 96 (72.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 74 (55.64%) Hyper-V
5 64 (48.12%) Linux
6 59 (44.36%) Windows Server
7 50 (37.59%) MS Excel
8 40 (30.08%) Active Directory
8 40 (30.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 40 (30.08%) Firewall
9 36 (27.07%) NetApp
9 36 (27.07%) Office 365
10 35 (26.32%) MCSE
11 32 (24.06%) ITIL
12 31 (23.31%) HP
13 28 (21.05%) Citrix
14 27 (20.30%) SAN
14 27 (20.30%) Windows Server 2008
15 26 (19.55%) Windows Server 2012
16 25 (18.80%) Cisco
17 23 (17.29%) MCSA
17 23 (17.29%) LAN
18 22 (16.54%) PowerShell
18 22 (16.54%) MCP
18 22 (16.54%) WAN
19 20 (15.04%) Degree
20 19 (14.29%) SCOM
21 18 (13.53%) VMware ESXi
21 18 (13.53%) Finance

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 11 (8.27%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.51%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.76%) Apache
4 4 (3.01%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.50%) Confluence
6 2 (1.50%) SAS
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 50 (37.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (27.07%) Office 365
2 12 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.26%) IaaS
4 3 (2.26%) PaaS
5 2 (1.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.75%) Route 53
6 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (30.08%) Firewall
2 27 (20.30%) SAN
3 23 (17.29%) LAN
4 22 (16.54%) WAN
5 18 (13.53%) TCP/IP
6 14 (10.53%) VPN
7 13 (9.77%) DNS
8 9 (6.77%) FCoE
9 8 (6.02%) NetScaler
9 8 (6.02%) SNMP
10 7 (5.26%) DHCP
10 7 (5.26%) IP Telephony
11 6 (4.51%) VoIP
12 5 (3.76%) NAS
13 4 (3.01%) CTI
13 4 (3.01%) PBX
13 4 (3.01%) Wireless
14 3 (2.26%) Fibre Channel
14 3 (2.26%) Internet
14 3 (2.26%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.50%) Big Data
4 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (7.52%) JIRA
2 8 (6.02%) Redmine
3 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (13.53%) Finance
2 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.75%) Banking
3 1 (0.75%) Local Government
3 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.52%) Web Services
2 5 (3.76%) REST
2 5 (3.76%) SOAP
3 4 (3.01%) FreeSWITCH
4 2 (1.50%) Flash
5 1 (0.75%) CGI
5 1 (0.75%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.03%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.27%) Driving Licence
3 7 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.51%) Blackberry
4 6 (4.51%) Clustering
5 5 (3.76%) iPad
6 4 (3.01%) EMC VNX
6 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.01%) FlexPod
6 4 (3.01%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (3.01%) VCE vBlock
7 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.50%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.75%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (0.75%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.75%) PKI
9 1 (0.75%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 98 (73.68%) Windows
2 64 (48.12%) Linux
3 59 (44.36%) Windows Server
4 27 (20.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (19.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (9.02%) Unix
7 7 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (5.26%) Ubuntu
7 7 (5.26%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.51%) VMS
8 6 (4.51%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.76%) Android
9 5 (3.76%) Apple iOS
9 5 (3.76%) CentOS
9 5 (3.76%) Debian
9 5 (3.76%) Fedora
9 5 (3.76%) SUSE
9 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.50%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.06%) ITIL
2 15 (11.28%) Release Management
3 13 (9.77%) Information Security
4 11 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (6.77%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (6.77%) High Availability
5 9 (6.77%) Pair Programming
5 9 (6.77%) Software Engineering
6 8 (6.02%) Analytics
6 8 (6.02%) Mentoring
6 8 (6.02%) User Stories
7 6 (4.51%) Coaching
7 6 (4.51%) OpenUP
7 6 (4.51%) Server Building
7 6 (4.51%) Test Automation
8 5 (3.76%) Migration
8 5 (3.76%) Presales
9 4 (3.01%) Change Control
9 4 (3.01%) DevOps
9 4 (3.01%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.54%) PowerShell
2 17 (12.78%) Python
3 10 (7.52%) C
4 9 (6.77%) C++
5 8 (6.02%) Bash Shell
5 8 (6.02%) Korn
5 8 (6.02%) Ruby
6 6 (4.51%) Perl
7 3 (2.26%) C#
7 3 (2.26%) Java
8 2 (1.50%) SQL
9 1 (0.75%) VB
9 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (30.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (26.32%) MCSE
3 23 (17.29%) MCSA
4 22 (16.54%) MCP
5 20 (15.04%) Degree
6 14 (10.53%) Security Cleared
7 13 (9.77%) MCITP
8 9 (6.77%) CCNA
8 9 (6.77%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (6.02%) CISSP
9 8 (6.02%) CompTIA Security+
9 8 (6.02%) DV Cleared
9 8 (6.02%) GIAC
9 8 (6.02%) Linux+ Certification
9 8 (6.02%) Network+ Certification
9 8 (6.02%) SANS
9 8 (6.02%) Security+ Certification
9 8 (6.02%) SSCP
10 7 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (3.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) PA-DSS
1 4 (3.01%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 96 (72.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (55.64%) Hyper-V
3 40 (30.08%) Active Directory
4 18 (13.53%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (12.03%) vSphere
6 12 (9.02%) NFS
7 11 (8.27%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (8.27%) VMware ESX
8 9 (6.77%) XenDesktop
9 8 (6.02%) Samba
10 7 (5.26%) vCloud
11 6 (4.51%) XenServer
12 5 (3.76%) Ceph
12 5 (3.76%) KVM
12 5 (3.76%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (3.76%) Squid
13 4 (3.01%) XenApp
14 1 (0.75%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.75%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (14.29%) SCOM
2 11 (8.27%) Puppet
3 10 (7.52%) Ansible
4 8 (6.02%) Nagios
5 7 (5.26%) SCCM
6 6 (4.51%) NetBackup
7 5 (3.76%) HAProxy
8 4 (3.01%) Backup Exec
8 4 (3.01%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (1.50%) MIIS
9 2 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.50%) SCSM
9 2 (1.50%) vMotion
10 1 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.75%) EMC VPLEX
10 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.75%) Simpana
10 1 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 96 (72.18%) VMware
2 76 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 36 (27.07%) NetApp
4 31 (23.31%) HP
5 28 (21.05%) Citrix
6 25 (18.80%) Cisco
7 16 (12.03%) Hitachi
8 15 (11.28%) EMC
9 10 (7.52%) Juniper
9 10 (7.52%) Mitel
9 10 (7.52%) SolarWinds
10 9 (6.77%) Sophos
11 8 (6.02%) Dell
11 8 (6.02%) F5
11 8 (6.02%) Oracle
11 8 (6.02%) Red Hat
12 7 (5.26%) CheckPoint
12 7 (5.26%) Symantec
13 6 (4.51%) Apple
13 6 (4.51%) Nimble Storage
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