The median annual salary for a Virtualisation Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 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
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 825 885 841
Rank change year-on-year +60 -44  
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 34 50 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.042% 0.051% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.053% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 29 43 79
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £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 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 77326 94599 97418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.30% 96.46% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 64770 80048 80399
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
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 £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Virtualisation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtualisation Engineer in England

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Virtualisation Engineer in England

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Virtualisation Engineer in England

Virtualisation Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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
South East +61 13 £49,500 -1.00% 1
London +51 12 £60,000 -1.23% 1
East of England +35 4 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +29 2 £39,250 +28.68%
South West +28 1 £55,000 +41.93%
North West -16 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Virtualisation Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 England region featuring Virtualisation Engineer in the job title.

1 70 (82.35%) VMware
1 70 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (68.24%) Windows
3 47 (55.29%) Windows Server
4 42 (49.41%) Microsoft
5 35 (41.18%) Active Directory
6 34 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (40.00%) Hyper-V
7 30 (35.29%) MS Excel
8 28 (32.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (25.88%) Linux
10 20 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
11 19 (22.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (21.18%) SAN
13 17 (20.00%) vSphere
13 17 (20.00%) Office 365
14 16 (18.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (18.82%) NetApp
15 15 (17.65%) MCSE
15 15 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (16.47%) MS Exchange
16 14 (16.47%) LAN
16 14 (16.47%) EMC
16 14 (16.47%) HP
17 13 (15.29%) Cisco
17 13 (15.29%) Citrix
17 13 (15.29%) WAN
17 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Azure
18 12 (14.12%) DNS
19 11 (12.94%) Data Centre

Virtualisation Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (16.47%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.71%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.53%) Apache
5 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.53%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.18%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.18%) IIS
7 1 (1.18%) nginx
Applications
1 30 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.00%) Office 365
2 15 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.53%) IaaS
4 3 (3.53%) PaaS
4 3 (3.53%) SaaS
5 2 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.18%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) SAN
2 14 (16.47%) LAN
3 13 (15.29%) WAN
4 12 (14.12%) DNS
5 11 (12.94%) Firewall
6 9 (10.59%) VPN
7 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
8 5 (5.88%) Internet
9 4 (4.71%) DHCP
9 4 (4.71%) FCoE
9 4 (4.71%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (4.71%) IP Telephony
9 4 (4.71%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.71%) SNMP
10 3 (3.53%) NAS
10 3 (3.53%) Skype
11 2 (2.35%) ICMP
11 2 (2.35%) IMAP
11 2 (2.35%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) JIRA
1 4 (4.71%) Redmine
2 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.35%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.35%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (12.94%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Legal
2 3 (3.53%) Local Government
2 3 (3.53%) Marketing
2 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.35%) Advertising
3 2 (2.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) Web Services
2 4 (4.71%) REST
2 4 (4.71%) SOAP
3 2 (2.35%) MAPI
3 2 (2.35%) POSIX
4 1 (1.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.76%) Clustering
3 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.41%) Driving Licence
4 5 (5.88%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.53%) EMC VNX
7 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.35%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.35%) FlexPod
7 2 (2.35%) iPad
7 2 (2.35%) PKI
8 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (68.24%) Windows
2 47 (55.29%) Windows Server
3 34 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (32.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (25.88%) Linux
6 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.88%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.71%) Android
8 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.35%) CentOS
9 2 (2.35%) Debian
9 2 (2.35%) Fedora
9 2 (2.35%) SUSE
9 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.35%) Unix
9 2 (2.35%) VMS
9 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.76%) ITIL
2 8 (9.41%) Information Security
3 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (4.71%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (4.71%) Data Management
4 4 (4.71%) High Availability
4 4 (4.71%) Incident Management
4 4 (4.71%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (4.71%) Server Building
4 4 (4.71%) User Stories
5 3 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.53%) Configuration Management
5 3 (3.53%) DevOps
5 3 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (3.53%) Migration
5 3 (3.53%) Presales
5 3 (3.53%) Release Management
6 2 (2.35%) Analytics
6 2 (2.35%) Functional Programming
6 2 (2.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.59%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.24%) Bash Shell
3 6 (7.06%) C
4 5 (5.88%) Perl
4 5 (5.88%) Python
5 4 (4.71%) Korn
5 4 (4.71%) Ruby
6 3 (3.53%) Java
7 2 (2.35%) C#
7 2 (2.35%) C++
7 2 (2.35%) F#
7 2 (2.35%) Haskell
7 2 (2.35%) ML
7 2 (2.35%) OCaml
7 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (22.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (18.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (17.65%) MCSE
4 11 (12.94%) Degree
4 11 (12.94%) MCSA
5 10 (11.76%) MCP
6 7 (8.24%) MCITP
7 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
8 5 (5.88%) CCNA
8 5 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (4.71%) CISSP
9 4 (4.71%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (4.71%) DV Cleared
9 4 (4.71%) GIAC
9 4 (4.71%) Linux+ Certification
9 4 (4.71%) MCTS
9 4 (4.71%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (4.71%) SANS
9 4 (4.71%) Security+ Certification
9 4 (4.71%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 70 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 34 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 20 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (20.00%) vSphere
6 10 (11.76%) vCloud
6 10 (11.76%) VMware ESX
7 6 (7.06%) NFS
7 6 (7.06%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (7.06%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.71%) Samba
8 4 (4.71%) XenApp
9 3 (3.53%) KVM
9 3 (3.53%) VMware Server
10 2 (2.35%) Ceph
10 2 (2.35%) QEMU
10 2 (2.35%) Squid
10 2 (2.35%) XenServer
11 1 (1.18%) PowerHA
11 1 (1.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) Puppet
2 7 (8.24%) SCCM
2 7 (8.24%) SCOM
3 6 (7.06%) Ansible
4 5 (5.88%) Nagios
4 5 (5.88%) NetBackup
4 5 (5.88%) vRealize
5 4 (4.71%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.35%) EMC VPLEX
7 2 (2.35%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (2.35%) vMotion
8 1 (1.18%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.18%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.18%) NetApp OnCommand
8 1 (1.18%) Packer
8 1 (1.18%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 70 (82.35%) VMware
2 42 (49.41%) Microsoft
3 16 (18.82%) NetApp
4 14 (16.47%) EMC
4 14 (16.47%) HP
5 13 (15.29%) Cisco
5 13 (15.29%) Citrix
6 8 (9.41%) Veeam
7 6 (7.06%) Mitel
8 5 (5.88%) CommVault
8 5 (5.88%) Dell
8 5 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 4 (4.71%) arcserve
9 4 (4.71%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (4.71%) Nortel
9 4 (4.71%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.53%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.53%) Hitachi
10 3 (3.53%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.35%) Oracle
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + 20% bonus
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