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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 819 861 867
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 77 80 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.074% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.077% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 57 61 94
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £31,500 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +47 74 £36,250 -14.70% 6
South East +38 29 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Yorkshire +28 17 £36,000 +2.85% 2
West Yorkshire +28 12 £36,000 - 2
Berkshire +17 12 £71,500 -
Bradford - 12 £36,000 - 1
London +29 10 £31,750 -31.35%
Abingdon - 9 - -
Oxfordshire - 9 - -
Surrey +23 7 £39,250 -7.64% 1
North West +11 5 £40,000 +5.96%
Manchester -1 5 £40,000 +42.85%
South West -10 5 £22,500 -60.00%
Reading +13 4 £30,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 - -
East of England +18 3 £42,500 +8.97% 1
East Yorkshire - 3 - -
Reigate - 3 £56,250 - 1
Guildford - 3 £35,000 -
Hull - 3 - -
East Midlands +15 2 £39,750 -0.62%
Bedfordshire +11 2 £30,250 -19.33%
Wales +8 2 £40,000 +20.30%
South Wales +5 2 £40,000 +20.30%
North Yorkshire +2 2 £26,000 -25.71%
York - 2 £26,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £40,000 -
Bedford - 2 £30,250 -
Solihull - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 106 (76.26%) Windows
2 95 (68.35%) VMware
2 95 (68.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (55.40%) Hyper-V
4 76 (54.68%) Microsoft
5 73 (52.52%) Linux
6 53 (38.13%) Windows Server
7 42 (30.22%) MS Excel
8 38 (27.34%) ITIL
8 38 (27.34%) HP
9 36 (25.90%) Active Directory
9 36 (25.90%) Cisco
10 35 (25.18%) Firewall
11 34 (24.46%) Microsoft Certification
12 33 (23.74%) MCSE
12 33 (23.74%) NetApp
13 32 (23.02%) Windows Server 2008
14 30 (21.58%) SAN
14 30 (21.58%) Office 365
15 29 (20.86%) Citrix
16 26 (18.71%) Data Centre
17 23 (16.55%) vSphere
18 22 (15.83%) Windows Server 2012
19 21 (15.11%) PowerShell
20 20 (14.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 20 (14.39%) Python
21 19 (13.67%) SCOM
22 17 (12.23%) MCP
22 17 (12.23%) Virtual Machines
23 16 (11.51%) Unix

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 (10.07%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.60%) Apache
2 5 (3.60%) OpenStack
2 5 (3.60%) Skype for Business
2 5 (3.60%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.16%) JBoss
4 3 (2.16%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.44%) Confluence
5 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (1.44%) SAS
6 1 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.72%) Site Server
Applications
1 42 (30.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (21.58%) Office 365
2 13 (9.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.16%) IaaS
4 3 (2.16%) PaaS
5 2 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (25.18%) Firewall
2 30 (21.58%) SAN
3 15 (10.79%) TCP/IP
4 14 (10.07%) DNS
5 10 (7.19%) iSCSI
6 9 (6.47%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (6.47%) LAN
6 9 (6.47%) WAN
7 8 (5.76%) DHCP
7 8 (5.76%) NetScaler
8 6 (4.32%) VoIP
8 6 (4.32%) VPN
9 5 (3.60%) CTI
9 5 (3.60%) FCoE
9 5 (3.60%) PBX
10 4 (2.88%) FTP
10 4 (2.88%) NAS
10 4 (2.88%) SNMP
11 3 (2.16%) IP Telephony
11 3 (2.16%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.44%) Big Data
2 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (4.32%) JIRA
2 4 (2.88%) Redmine
3 2 (1.44%) Ant
3 2 (1.44%) Artifactory
3 2 (1.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.44%) Maven
3 2 (1.44%) Subversion
General
1 16 (11.51%) Finance
2 4 (2.88%) Billing
3 3 (2.16%) Games
4 2 (1.44%) Local Government
5 1 (0.72%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.60%) FreeSWITCH
2 4 (2.88%) Web Services
3 2 (1.44%) CGI
3 2 (1.44%) Flash
3 2 (1.44%) J2EE
4 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.72%) REST
4 1 (0.72%) RESTful
4 1 (0.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.71%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.91%) VCE vBlock
3 5 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.60%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.88%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.88%) HP Storage
5 3 (2.16%) Clustering
5 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.16%) FlexPod
5 3 (2.16%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.16%) iPad
6 2 (1.44%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.44%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.44%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.44%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.72%) Fintech
7 1 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 106 (76.26%) Windows
2 73 (52.52%) Linux
3 53 (38.13%) Windows Server
4 32 (23.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (15.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (11.51%) Unix
7 14 (10.07%) VMS
8 13 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (7.91%) Windows 2000
10 9 (6.47%) Windows NT
11 8 (5.76%) Windows 8
12 5 (3.60%) CentOS
12 5 (3.60%) Debian
12 5 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (3.60%) Ubuntu
13 3 (2.16%) Fedora
13 3 (2.16%) Solaris
13 3 (2.16%) SUSE
13 3 (2.16%) Windows XP
14 2 (1.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.34%) ITIL
2 15 (10.79%) Release Management
3 12 (8.63%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (8.63%) Migration
3 12 (8.63%) Software Engineering
4 11 (7.91%) Pair Programming
5 10 (7.19%) Presales
6 9 (6.47%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 8 (5.76%) Coaching
7 8 (5.76%) Mentoring
7 8 (5.76%) OpenUP
8 6 (4.32%) Data Protection
8 6 (4.32%) Test Automation
9 5 (3.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (3.60%) CRM
9 5 (3.60%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (3.60%) High Availability
9 5 (3.60%) Information Security
9 5 (3.60%) Regression Testing
9 5 (3.60%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.11%) PowerShell
2 20 (14.39%) Python
3 12 (8.63%) C++
4 11 (7.91%) Java
5 7 (5.04%) C#
5 7 (5.04%) Ruby
6 6 (4.32%) Bash Shell
6 6 (4.32%) C
6 6 (4.32%) Perl
7 5 (3.60%) SQL
8 4 (2.88%) Korn
9 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.72%) VB
9 1 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (24.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (23.74%) MCSE
3 20 (14.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (12.23%) MCP
5 16 (11.51%) MCITP
6 15 (10.79%) MCSA
6 15 (10.79%) Security Cleared
7 14 (10.07%) Degree
8 9 (6.47%) SC Cleared
9 6 (4.32%) CCNA
9 6 (4.32%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (4.32%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (2.88%) CISSP
10 4 (2.88%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.88%) HP AIS
10 4 (2.88%) HP ASE
10 4 (2.88%) Linux+ Certification
10 4 (2.88%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (2.88%) Security+ Certification
10 4 (2.88%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) PA-DSS
1 5 (3.60%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 95 (68.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (55.40%) Hyper-V
3 36 (25.90%) Active Directory
4 23 (16.55%) vSphere
5 17 (12.23%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (11.51%) VMware ESX
6 16 (11.51%) XenDesktop
7 15 (10.79%) vCloud
7 15 (10.79%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (10.07%) NFS
9 6 (4.32%) XenServer
10 5 (3.60%) Firmware
11 4 (2.88%) Samba
12 3 (2.16%) Ceph
12 3 (2.16%) KVM
12 3 (2.16%) Squid
13 2 (1.44%) Sendmail
13 2 (1.44%) Terminal Services
13 2 (1.44%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (1.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (13.67%) SCOM
2 10 (7.19%) NetBackup
3 9 (6.47%) vMotion
4 8 (5.76%) Backup Exec
5 7 (5.04%) SCCM
6 6 (4.32%) HP Data Protector
6 6 (4.32%) Puppet
7 5 (3.60%) Ansible
7 5 (3.60%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (3.60%) SCVMM
8 4 (2.88%) Nagios
9 3 (2.16%) HAProxy
10 2 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (1.44%) MIIS
10 2 (1.44%) SCSM
11 1 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.72%) Simpana
11 1 (0.72%) vRealize
Vendors
1 95 (68.35%) VMware
2 76 (54.68%) Microsoft
3 38 (27.34%) HP
4 36 (25.90%) Cisco
5 33 (23.74%) NetApp
6 29 (20.86%) Citrix
7 14 (10.07%) Hitachi
8 13 (9.35%) EMC
9 12 (8.63%) Oracle
10 11 (7.91%) Sophos
10 11 (7.91%) Symantec
11 9 (6.47%) Juniper
11 9 (6.47%) Red Hat
12 7 (5.04%) Mitel
13 6 (4.32%) 3PAR
13 6 (4.32%) CheckPoint
13 6 (4.32%) Dell
13 6 (4.32%) F5
13 6 (4.32%) Nimble Storage
13 6 (4.32%) Remedy
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