The median annual salary for a Virtualisation Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 823 856 886
Rank change year-on-year +33 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 42 58 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.050% 0.063% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.065% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 40 49 67
Median salary £40,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% +2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £62,500 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +14.28% -15.15%  

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 80180 89188 99201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.96% 96.52% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 65838 76079 82656
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +21 13 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Yorkshire +7 11 £32,500 +25.00% 1
South East +38 9 £40,000 -
East of England - 6 £40,000 - 1
South West -8 2 £35,000 -12.50%
North West -36 1 £42,500 +15.64%
Virtualisation Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 66 (85.71%) VMware
1 66 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (62.34%) Windows
3 41 (53.25%) Active Directory
4 34 (44.16%) Hyper-V
5 32 (41.56%) Microsoft
6 30 (38.96%) Windows Server
7 25 (32.47%) Cisco
7 25 (32.47%) Linux
7 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (28.57%) HP
9 21 (27.27%) SAN
10 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (23.38%) NetApp
11 18 (23.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 17 (22.08%) vSphere
13 15 (19.48%) MS Exchange
14 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (15.58%) vCloud
14 12 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (14.29%) Finance
15 11 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
16 10 (12.99%) Office 365
16 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (12.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 10 (12.99%) Backup Exec
16 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (11.69%) EMC
17 9 (11.69%) Citrix
17 9 (11.69%) Red Hat

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 15 (19.48%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (9.09%) OpenStack
5 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.30%) Apache
7 1 (1.30%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.30%) IIS
7 1 (1.30%) nginx
7 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (12.99%) Office 365
3 2 (2.60%) IaaS
3 2 (2.60%) PaaS
3 2 (2.60%) SaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.30%) GitHub
4 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.30%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.30%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (27.27%) SAN
2 7 (9.09%) DNS
2 7 (9.09%) Firewall
2 7 (9.09%) Internet
3 4 (5.19%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (5.19%) iSCSI
4 3 (3.90%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.60%) LDAP
5 2 (2.60%) NAS
5 2 (2.60%) VPN
6 1 (1.30%) IMAP
6 1 (1.30%) LAN
6 1 (1.30%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.30%) POP3
6 1 (1.30%) Skype
6 1 (1.30%) SMTP
6 1 (1.30%) VoIP
6 1 (1.30%) VSAN
6 1 (1.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (1.30%) Big Data
1 1 (1.30%) SAP HANA
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Legal
2 5 (6.49%) Local Government
3 4 (5.19%) Advertising
4 3 (3.90%) Marketing
5 2 (2.60%) Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) Web Services
2 2 (2.60%) POSIX
3 1 (1.30%) .NET
3 1 (1.30%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.49%) Clustering
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.90%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.60%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.60%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.30%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.30%) PKI
5 1 (1.30%) Replication
5 1 (1.30%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 48 (62.34%) Windows
2 30 (38.96%) Windows Server
3 25 (32.47%) Linux
3 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (12.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.49%) Debian
8 3 (3.90%) Unix
9 2 (2.60%) CentOS
10 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.30%) VMS
10 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.30%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.69%) ITIL
2 7 (9.09%) DevOps
3 5 (6.49%) Business Continuity
3 5 (6.49%) Capacity Management
3 5 (6.49%) Release Management
4 4 (5.19%) Data Management
4 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (5.19%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (3.90%) Migration
5 3 (3.90%) Software Engineering
6 2 (2.60%) Change Management
6 2 (2.60%) Device Driver Development
6 2 (2.60%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.60%) Memory Management
6 2 (2.60%) Open Source
6 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.60%) Software Architecture
6 2 (2.60%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.39%) Bash Shell
2 7 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.09%) Python
3 6 (7.79%) C
3 6 (7.79%) Perl
3 6 (7.79%) Ruby
4 3 (3.90%) Java
5 2 (2.60%) C#
5 2 (2.60%) C++
5 2 (2.60%) F#
5 2 (2.60%) Haskell
5 2 (2.60%) ML
5 2 (2.60%) OCaml
5 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.09%) MCSE
4 5 (6.49%) MCITP
4 5 (6.49%) MCP
5 3 (3.90%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (3.90%) Degree
5 3 (3.90%) VCP5
6 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.60%) VCAP
7 1 (1.30%) CCA
7 1 (1.30%) CCNA
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.30%) EMC Certification
7 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.30%) MCSA
7 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (53.25%) Active Directory
3 34 (44.16%) Hyper-V
4 17 (22.08%) vSphere
5 12 (15.58%) vCloud
6 8 (10.39%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (9.09%) KVM
8 6 (7.79%) Xen
9 4 (5.19%) XenDesktop
10 3 (3.90%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (2.60%) QEMU
11 2 (2.60%) VMware Server
11 2 (2.60%) XenApp
12 1 (1.30%) Docker
12 1 (1.30%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Backup Exec
2 7 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (9.09%) Puppet
3 6 (7.79%) Ansible
4 5 (6.49%) vRealize
5 4 (5.19%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.60%) SCCM
6 2 (2.60%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.30%) NetApp OnCommand
7 1 (1.30%) Packer
7 1 (1.30%) vMotion
Vendors
1 66 (85.71%) VMware
2 32 (41.56%) Microsoft
3 25 (32.47%) Cisco
4 22 (28.57%) HP
5 18 (23.38%) NetApp
6 9 (11.69%) Citrix
6 9 (11.69%) EMC
6 9 (11.69%) Red Hat
7 6 (7.79%) 3PAR
7 6 (7.79%) Veritas
8 5 (6.49%) Hitachi
9 4 (5.19%) arcserve
9 4 (5.19%) CommVault
9 4 (5.19%) Veeam
10 3 (3.90%) Brocade
10 3 (3.90%) F5
11 2 (2.60%) Dell
11 2 (2.60%) IBM
11 2 (2.60%) Juniper
11 2 (2.60%) Riverbed
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