The median annual salary for a Virtualisation Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtualization Architect
UK / England
Rank 811 888 899
Rank change year-on-year +77 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 16 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.020% 0.033% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.035% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 22
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £71,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £57,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +13.63% -21.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75739 92695 95199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.28% 96.42% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 63358 78403 78502
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Virtualisation Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Virtualisation Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Virtualisation Architect in England

Virtualisation Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Virtualisation Architect in England

Virtualisation Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtualisation Architect in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Virtualisation Architect in England

Virtualisation Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London +73 13 £80,000 +6.66% 2
Yorkshire +28 3 £62,500 +47.05%
South East +58 2 £62,500 +13.63%
West Midlands - 2 £62,500 -
North West - 2 £62,500 -
Virtualisation Architect
UK

Virtualisation Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Virtualisation Architect 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 England region featuring Virtualisation Architect in the job title.

1 32 (84.21%) VMware
1 32 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (55.26%) LAN
2 21 (55.26%) WAN
2 21 (55.26%) Hyper-V
3 18 (47.37%) Oracle
3 18 (47.37%) EMC
4 17 (44.74%) Linux
4 17 (44.74%) Cisco
5 16 (42.11%) Windows
5 16 (42.11%) Finance
5 16 (42.11%) Multicast
6 15 (39.47%) SAN
6 15 (39.47%) NetApp
7 14 (36.84%) Intel
7 14 (36.84%) Benchmarking
7 14 (36.84%) Solaris
7 14 (36.84%) Sybase
7 14 (36.84%) NFS
7 14 (36.84%) KVM
7 14 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (36.84%) FCoE
7 14 (36.84%) Fibre Channel
7 14 (36.84%) HBase
7 14 (36.84%) Storage Virtualisation
7 14 (36.84%) NAS
7 14 (36.84%) SRDF
7 14 (36.84%) Hadoop
7 14 (36.84%) Xen
7 14 (36.84%) Oracle RAC

Virtualisation Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (36.84%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (10.53%) Apache
2 4 (10.53%) DataSynapse
2 4 (10.53%) IIS
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (55.26%) LAN
1 21 (55.26%) WAN
2 16 (42.11%) Multicast
3 15 (39.47%) SAN
4 14 (36.84%) FCoE
4 14 (36.84%) Fibre Channel
4 14 (36.84%) iSCSI
4 14 (36.84%) NAS
5 5 (13.16%) Firewall
6 4 (10.53%) HTTP
7 2 (5.26%) IPv4
7 2 (5.26%) IPv6
7 2 (5.26%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.26%) VPN
7 2 (5.26%) VXLAN
8 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) Hadoop
1 14 (36.84%) HBase
2 3 (7.89%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) DB2
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) Middleware
2 4 (10.53%) HTML
2 4 (10.53%) Rendezvous
2 4 (10.53%) Ultra Messaging
2 4 (10.53%) XML
2 4 (10.53%) XSLT
3 2 (5.26%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Linux
2 16 (42.11%) Windows
3 14 (36.84%) Solaris
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Benchmarking
1 14 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
1 14 (36.84%) Storage Virtualisation
2 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL
4 3 (7.89%) IT Strategy
4 3 (7.89%) ITSM
4 3 (7.89%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.89%) Project Management
4 3 (7.89%) Project Planning
4 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.89%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.26%) Open Source
5 2 (5.26%) Presales
5 2 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (2.63%) CRM
6 1 (2.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.53%) Java
2 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) MCSD
1 5 (13.16%) MCSE
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) VCAP
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 32 (84.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (55.26%) Hyper-V
3 14 (36.84%) KVM
3 14 (36.84%) NFS
3 14 (36.84%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (36.84%) SRDF
3 14 (36.84%) Xen
4 4 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.26%) Docker
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Icinga
1 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.89%) Puppet
1 3 (7.89%) vRealize
2 2 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (84.21%) VMware
2 18 (47.37%) EMC
2 18 (47.37%) Oracle
3 17 (44.74%) Cisco
4 15 (39.47%) NetApp
5 14 (36.84%) Intel
5 14 (36.84%) Sybase
6 7 (18.42%) IBM
7 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.53%) TIBCO
9 3 (7.89%) Dell
9 3 (7.89%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.63%) HP
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