The median annual salary for a Virtualisation Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 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
England > London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 605 621 639
Rank change year-on-year +16 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Engineer 13 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.035% 0.060% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.063% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 33
London median annual salary £40,000 £57,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +22.34%  
10th Percentile £30,000 £46,250 £40,400
90th Percentile £67,500 £92,500 £65,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -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 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 34768 38299 43107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.76% 95.88% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112495 145931 163630
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Virtualisation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtualisation Engineer in London

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Virtualisation Engineer in London

Virtualisation Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtualisation Engineer in London over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Virtualisation Engineer in London

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 London region featuring Virtualisation Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (96.00%) VMware
1 24 (96.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (84.00%) Windows
3 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (64.00%) vSphere
4 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (44.00%) Cisco
7 10 (40.00%) HP
8 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
9 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
9 8 (32.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (28.00%) Linux
11 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
11 6 (24.00%) Veritas
11 6 (24.00%) Firewall
11 6 (24.00%) Finance
11 6 (24.00%) Backup Exec
11 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (24.00%) vCloud
12 5 (20.00%) vRealize
12 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
13 4 (16.00%) SAN
14 3 (12.00%) NetApp
14 3 (12.00%) Unix
14 3 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
14 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Virtualisation Engineer 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 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) GitHub
3 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SAP HANA
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (28.00%) Linux
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.00%) Unix
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.00%) VMS
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.00%) Windows NT
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.00%) Change Management
1 2 (8.00%) ITIL
1 2 (8.00%) Migration
1 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) VCAP
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (96.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (64.00%) vSphere
3 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (24.00%) vCloud
5 3 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.00%) Docker
6 1 (4.00%) NFS
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
6 1 (4.00%) Xen
6 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Backup Exec
2 5 (20.00%) vRealize
3 2 (8.00%) SCCM
4 1 (4.00%) Ansible
4 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.00%) Puppet
4 1 (4.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) VMware
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco
4 10 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (24.00%) Veritas
6 3 (12.00%) NetApp
7 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
7 2 (8.00%) Brocade
7 2 (8.00%) EMC
7 2 (8.00%) F5
7 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.00%) Citrix
8 1 (4.00%) Dell
8 1 (4.00%) Google
8 1 (4.00%) IBM
8 1 (4.00%) Juniper
8 1 (4.00%) SAP
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