The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Virtualisation Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtualization Specialist
UK
Rank 846 931 931
Rank change year-on-year
+85 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Specialist 10 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.014% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.014% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 15
Median salary £42,767 £52,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.53% +11.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £47,500 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +40.00%

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
80929 97392 101732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67146 81719 84044
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Virtualisation Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Virtualisation Specialist in the job title.

Virtualisation Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Virtualisation Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Virtualisation Specialist within the UK.

Virtualisation Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Virtualisation Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Virtualisation Specialist over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 within the UK.

Virtualisation Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Virtualisation Specialist
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 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 +95 10 £42,767 -18.53% 2
London +72 7 £43,000 -25.21% 1
Bradford - 3 £42,500 - 1
City of London - 3 £43,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 - 1

Virtualisation Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Virtualisation Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) VMware
1 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (80.00%) ITIL
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) Linux
3 11 (73.33%) vSphere
4 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
5 7 (46.67%) Citrix
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) HP
6 6 (40.00%) Unix
6 6 (40.00%) Quality Management
6 6 (40.00%) Google
6 6 (40.00%) G Suite
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 5 (33.33%) EMC VNX
7 5 (33.33%) EMC VPLEX
7 5 (33.33%) Simpana
7 5 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 5 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (33.33%) XenApp
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (33.33%) Alfresco
7 5 (33.33%) NetScaler
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g

Virtualisation Specialist 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 5 (33.33%) Alfresco
1 5 (33.33%) Apache
1 5 (33.33%) IIS
1 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) G Suite
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) EMC VNX
2 4 (26.67%) HP Storage
3 2 (13.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (6.67%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Unix
4 5 (33.33%) Debian
4 5 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 5 (33.33%) NetWare
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (33.33%) SUSE
4 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) HPUX
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (13.33%) VMS
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
7 2 (13.33%) Windows NT
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (6.67%) CentOS
8 1 (6.67%) Fedora
8 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 5 (33.33%) Document Management
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 5 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) Change Control
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) Coaching
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3
4 4 (26.67%) Service Management
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.67%) Open Source
7 1 (6.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) NCDA
2 1 (6.67%) NCIE
2 1 (6.67%) VCAP
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (73.33%) vSphere
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (33.33%) XenApp
5 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (26.67%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (20.00%) vCloud
7 2 (13.33%) NFS
7 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
7 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
8 1 (6.67%) Shibboleth
8 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) EMC VPLEX
1 5 (33.33%) Nagios
1 5 (33.33%) NetIQ Identity Manager
1 5 (33.33%) Simpana
2 2 (13.33%) vMotion
3 1 (6.67%) Ansible
3 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) Google
3 6 (40.00%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) CommVault
4 5 (33.33%) EMC
4 5 (33.33%) Novell
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) NetApp
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