The median annual salary for a Virtualisation Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtualization Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 213 236
Rank change year-on-year +35 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 5 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.18% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +53.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3208 4724 5222
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.02% 94.71% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2602 3865 3870
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Virtualisation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Virtualisation Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Virtualisation Engineer in Berkshire

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Virtualisation Engineer in Berkshire

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Virtualisation Engineer in Berkshire

Virtualisation Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Reading +30 4 £50,000 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £36,500 -
Virtualisation Engineer
South East

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Virtualisation Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) Veeam
5 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (50.00%) EMC
5 4 (50.00%) SAN
5 4 (50.00%) CommVault
5 4 (50.00%) NetApp
5 4 (50.00%) arcserve
5 4 (50.00%) Clustering
5 4 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (50.00%) NetBackup
5 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
5 4 (50.00%) Data Management
6 3 (37.50%) Office 365
6 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) Mitel
7 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (25.00%) LAN
8 1 (12.50%) WLAN

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Skype
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Management
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Veeam
4 4 (50.00%) arcserve
4 4 (50.00%) CommVault
4 4 (50.00%) EMC
4 4 (50.00%) NetApp
5 2 (25.00%) Mitel
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago