The median annual salary for a Virtualisation Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 25 June 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 / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 270 233 250
Rank change year-on-year -37 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Architect 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.015% 0.018% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.018% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £75,000 £60,000 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -31.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -4.16% -20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6527 5416 6176
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.62% 97.74% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5334 4594 5041
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Virtualisation Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtualisation Architect in the North West

Virtualisation Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Virtualisation Architect in the North West

Virtualisation Architect
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Manchester - 1 £75,000 -
Virtualisation Architect
England

Virtualisation Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 North West region featuring Virtualisation Architect in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Icinga
2 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) vRealize
2 2 (66.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management

Virtualisation Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) IT Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Icinga
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Google
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 per annum + Amazing benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Noir Consulting
Salary: £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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