Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Virtualisation Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

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

Virtualization Architect
England > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 817 864 902
Rank change year-on-year +47 +38 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 17 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.023% 0.027% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.028% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 19
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £57,000 £46,250 £54,500
90th Percentile £92,750 £87,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -6.90% +5.07%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 69622 78905 85838
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.97% 96.05% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 56139 68423 72444
London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Virtualisation Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Virtualisation Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Virtualisation Architect in London

Virtualisation Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Virtualisation Architect in London

Virtualisation Architect
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtualisation Architect in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Virtualisation Architect in London

Virtualisation Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Architect within the London region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barnet - 3 - -
City of London +54 1 £75,000 -6.25%
Virtualisation Architect
England

Virtualisation Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 London region featuring Virtualisation Architect in the job title.

1 10 (58.82%) VMware
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (58.82%) Multicast
2 9 (52.94%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
4 7 (41.18%) Lisp
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
4 7 (41.18%) Degree
4 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
4 7 (41.18%) Docker
4 7 (41.18%) OpenDaylight
4 7 (41.18%) VXLAN
4 7 (41.18%) OpenStack
4 7 (41.18%) Software-Defined Networking
4 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) EMC
8 3 (17.65%) Intel
8 3 (17.65%) SAN
8 3 (17.65%) NetApp
8 3 (17.65%) Solaris
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) LAN
8 3 (17.65%) WAN
8 3 (17.65%) NFS
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle

Virtualisation Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) OpenStack
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Multicast
2 7 (41.18%) Software-Defined Networking
2 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 7 (41.18%) VXLAN
3 3 (17.65%) FCoE
3 3 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
3 3 (17.65%) LAN
3 3 (17.65%) NAS
3 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
1 3 (17.65%) HBase
General
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Local Government
4 1 (5.88%) Electronics
4 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) OpenDaylight
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Solaris
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Benchmarking
2 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (17.65%) Storage Virtualisation
2 3 (17.65%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Product Management
3 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Lisp
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) VCAP
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (52.94%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (41.18%) Docker
4 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
5 3 (17.65%) KVM
5 3 (17.65%) NFS
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (17.65%) SRDF
5 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (17.65%) Xen
6 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
6 2 (11.76%) vSphere
7 1 (5.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) EMC
3 3 (17.65%) Intel
3 3 (17.65%) NetApp
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) Sybase
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Google
4 1 (5.88%) SAP