The table below looks at the statistics for the Virtualisation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Virtualisation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Engineer
Rank 877 840 862
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 57 110 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.10% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.11% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 48 90 69
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,050 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Virtualisation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -55 54 £40,000 -11.11% 2
South East +15 23 £41,250 -8.33%
London -7 22 £52,500 +11.70%
Berkshire +11 12 £50,000 +53.84%
Reading +10 11 £50,000 +53.84%
Hampshire +2 11 £41,250 -8.33%
Yorkshire +1 9 £21,000 -44.00%
South Yorkshire +10 8 £21,000 -
Barnsley - 8 £21,000 -
Buckinghamshire +4 7 £35,000 +32.07%
Basingstoke - 6 £41,250 -
Hounslow - 6 £50,400 -
City of London +56 5 £55,000 -2.22%
Farnborough -21 5 - -
High Wycombe - 5 - -
South West -4 3 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Bristol -6 3 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Milton Keynes -7 2 £35,000 +32.07%
Abingdon - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £43,750 -
Scotland - 2 £43,750 -
North West +19 1 - -
Surrey +13 1 £32,500 -
Bracknell +6 1 £27,000 -16.92%
East of England -9 1 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £52,500 - 1
Surbiton - 1 £59,000 -
Warrington - 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £52,500 -

Virtualisation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Virtualisation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Virtualisation Engineer in their job title.

1 113 (76.87%) VMware
1 113 (76.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 89 (60.54%) Windows
3 55 (37.41%) Windows Server
4 49 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 47 (31.97%) Linux
5 47 (31.97%) Hyper-V
6 39 (26.53%) SAN
7 38 (25.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (24.49%) Citrix
9 35 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 32 (21.77%) Cisco
11 31 (21.09%) Firewall
11 31 (21.09%) vSphere
12 30 (20.41%) Degree
12 30 (20.41%) Active Directory
13 28 (19.05%) MS Exchange
14 27 (18.37%) VMware ESX
15 26 (17.69%) DNS
16 25 (17.01%) Unix
17 24 (16.33%) Finance
18 23 (15.65%) MS Excel
18 23 (15.65%) Data Centre
19 20 (13.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 18 (12.24%) Computer Science
20 18 (12.24%) ITIL
21 17 (11.56%) HP
21 17 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
21 17 (11.56%) NetApp
21 17 (11.56%) Presales

Virtualisation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Virtualisation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Virtualisation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.48%) IIS
3 10 (6.80%) SharePoint
4 9 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (5.44%) Skype for Business
6 7 (4.76%) OpenStack
7 6 (4.08%) Apache
8 5 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2000
8 5 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (3.40%) Node.js
9 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (2.04%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.68%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.68%) nginx
11 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (15.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.48%) Office 365
2 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.04%) SaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.68%) IaaS
5 1 (0.68%) PaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (26.53%) SAN
2 31 (21.09%) Firewall
3 26 (17.69%) DNS
4 15 (10.20%) DHCP
5 10 (6.80%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.08%) NAS
7 5 (3.40%) LAN
7 5 (3.40%) WAN
8 4 (2.72%) Internet
8 4 (2.72%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.04%) HTTP
9 3 (2.04%) SMTP
9 3 (2.04%) VLAN
10 2 (1.36%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.36%) LTE
10 2 (1.36%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.68%) Multicast
11 1 (0.68%) SSH
11 1 (0.68%) tcpdump
11 1 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.04%) Big Data
2 3 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.36%) MySQL
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.36%) ProC
2 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.68%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (16.33%) Finance
2 9 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.08%) Back Office
4 5 (3.40%) Banking
4 5 (3.40%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.04%) Marketing
5 3 (2.04%) Retail
6 2 (1.36%) Games
6 2 (1.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Local Government
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.40%) AngularJS
2 4 (2.72%) Web Services
3 3 (2.04%) JSON
3 3 (2.04%) REST
3 3 (2.04%) SOAP
3 3 (2.04%) WSDL
3 3 (2.04%) XML
3 3 (2.04%) XSLT
4 2 (1.36%) COM
4 2 (1.36%) LAMP
5 1 (0.68%) .NET
5 1 (0.68%) FFmpeg
5 1 (0.68%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.68%) libvirt
5 1 (0.68%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.65%) Data Centre
2 18 (12.24%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.84%) Mathematics
4 11 (7.48%) Physics
5 5 (3.40%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.72%) Clustering
6 4 (2.72%) VCE vBlock
7 3 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.04%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.04%) EMC VMAX
7 3 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.04%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.36%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.36%) iPhone
8 2 (1.36%) Replication
9 1 (0.68%) Equities
9 1 (0.68%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 89 (60.54%) Windows
2 55 (37.41%) Windows Server
3 47 (31.97%) Linux
4 38 (25.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (17.01%) Unix
7 14 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (6.80%) CentOS
8 10 (6.80%) Windows 7
9 6 (4.08%) Windows 8
10 5 (3.40%) Windows 2000
10 5 (3.40%) Windows Vista
10 5 (3.40%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.72%) Android
12 3 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.36%) Debian
13 2 (1.36%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.24%) ITIL
2 17 (11.56%) Presales
3 11 (7.48%) Business Development
3 11 (7.48%) Load Balancing
3 11 (7.48%) Software Engineering
4 9 (6.12%) Network Management
5 8 (5.44%) DevOps
5 8 (5.44%) Problem Management
6 7 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 7 (4.76%) Identity Management
7 6 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (4.08%) Migration
8 5 (3.40%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (2.72%) Pair Programming
9 4 (2.72%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (2.72%) Service Management
9 4 (2.72%) Test Automation
10 3 (2.04%) Capacity Management
10 3 (2.04%) Data Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.88%) SQL
2 14 (9.52%) Python
3 9 (6.12%) Java
4 8 (5.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.44%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.76%) Perl
5 7 (4.76%) Ruby
6 5 (3.40%) Go
7 4 (2.72%) C++
7 4 (2.72%) PHP
8 3 (2.04%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (20.41%) Degree
2 20 (13.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 17 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (9.52%) MCSA
5 11 (7.48%) MCSE
6 7 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (4.76%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.40%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.04%) CCA
8 3 (2.04%) CCNA
8 3 (2.04%) CCNP
8 3 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.04%) VCAP
8 3 (2.04%) VCP5
9 2 (1.36%) MCP
10 1 (0.68%) HP ASE
10 1 (0.68%) HP MASE
10 1 (0.68%) MCITP
10 1 (0.68%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.12%) SLA
2 3 (2.04%) QA
3 2 (1.36%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.68%) COBIT
4 1 (0.68%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 113 (76.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (31.97%) Hyper-V
3 31 (21.09%) vSphere
4 30 (20.41%) Active Directory
5 27 (18.37%) VMware ESX
6 16 (10.88%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (8.16%) XenApp
8 11 (7.48%) XenDesktop
9 9 (6.12%) vCloud
10 5 (3.40%) Docker
11 4 (2.72%) Terminal Services
11 4 (2.72%) XenServer
12 3 (2.04%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 3 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (2.04%) ISA Server
12 3 (2.04%) KVM
12 3 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (2.04%) UAG
13 2 (1.36%) Terminal Server
13 2 (1.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 7 (4.76%) NetBackup
1 7 (4.76%) Puppet
2 5 (3.40%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (3.40%) Mesos
2 5 (3.40%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.04%) EMC VPLEX
3 3 (2.04%) SCCM
3 3 (2.04%) vMotion
4 2 (1.36%) SCOM
5 1 (0.68%) EdgeSight
5 1 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.68%) Legato
5 1 (0.68%) Nmap
5 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.68%) Simpana
Vendors
1 113 (76.87%) VMware
2 49 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 36 (24.49%) Citrix
4 32 (21.77%) Cisco
5 17 (11.56%) HP
5 17 (11.56%) NetApp
6 14 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 13 (8.84%) EMC
8 10 (6.80%) Dell
9 7 (4.76%) 3PAR
10 6 (4.08%) Symantec
11 5 (3.40%) Google
11 5 (3.40%) Hitachi
11 5 (3.40%) Intel Security
12 4 (2.72%) AppSense
12 4 (2.72%) Sophos
13 3 (2.04%) CommVault
13 3 (2.04%) Forcepoint
13 3 (2.04%) Lotus
13 3 (2.04%) Veeam
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