The median annual salary for a Virtualisation Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtualization Engineer
London / City of London
Rank - 266 312
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.042% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.044% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -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 the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4868 6762 9714
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.94% 95.63% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4467 6044 8273
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtualisation Engineer in the City of London

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Virtualisation Engineer in the City of London

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 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 City of London region featuring Virtualisation Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) vCloud
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
5 1 (20.00%) vMotion
5 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
5 1 (20.00%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (20.00%) Veeam
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) VMS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) vCloud
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) NFS
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (20.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam