Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Virtualisation Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Virtualization Consultant
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1134 1199 1265
Rank change year-on-year +65 +66 -78
Permanent jobs requiring a Virtualisation Consultant 43 23 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.012% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.013% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 47
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £41,750 £37,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,000 £70,400
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +12.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Virtualisation Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtualisation Consultant in the UK

Virtualisation Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Virtualisation Consultant in the UK

Virtualisation Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtualisation Consultant over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Virtualisation Consultant in the UK

Virtualisation Consultant
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtualisation Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 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
England +49 41 £52,500 -12.50% 2
UK excluding London +71 24 £52,500 +5.00% 2
South East +50 19 £55,000 -
London +10 17 £52,500 -17.65%
East of England +11 5 £50,000 - 1

Virtualisation Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Virtualisation Consultant 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 featuring Virtualisation Consultant in the job title.

1 29 (67.44%) VMware
1 29 (67.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (51.16%) Presales
2 22 (51.16%) Windows
3 21 (48.84%) Windows Server
4 19 (44.19%) Active Directory
5 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
6 17 (39.53%) Hyper-V
7 15 (34.88%) Cisco
8 13 (30.23%) Data Centre
9 12 (27.91%) HP
9 12 (27.91%) EMC
9 12 (27.91%) vRealize
10 11 (25.58%) Citrix
10 11 (25.58%) IBM
10 11 (25.58%) NetApp
10 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (23.26%) Customer Requirements
12 9 (20.93%) Office 365
12 9 (20.93%) SAN
12 9 (20.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (18.60%) Mac OS X
13 8 (18.60%) Unified Communications
13 8 (18.60%) IaaS
14 7 (16.28%) 3PAR
14 7 (16.28%) ITSM
15 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
15 6 (13.95%) DNS
15 6 (13.95%) ITIL

Virtualisation Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.63%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (11.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (20.93%) Office 365
3 8 (18.60%) IaaS
4 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) SAN
2 8 (18.60%) Unified Communications
3 6 (13.95%) DNS
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (11.63%) DHCP
4 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.63%) VPN
4 5 (11.63%) Wireless
5 3 (6.98%) Firewall
6 2 (4.65%) LAN
6 2 (4.65%) VLAN
6 2 (4.65%) WAN
7 1 (2.33%) Internet
7 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.33%) SSL
7 1 (2.33%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Big Data
1 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (4.65%) Automotive
1 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.65%) Military
1 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Windows Server
3 8 (18.60%) Mac OS X
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Presales
2 10 (23.26%) Customer Requirements
3 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (16.28%) ITSM
5 6 (13.95%) ITIL
5 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.63%) Service Management
7 3 (6.98%) DNA
7 3 (6.98%) Migration
8 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.65%) High Availability
8 2 (4.65%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Network Virtualisation
8 2 (4.65%) Storage Virtualisation
8 2 (4.65%) Virtual Environments
9 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.33%) Data Virtualisation
9 1 (2.33%) Kimball Methodology
9 1 (2.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (11.63%) A+ Certification
2 5 (11.63%) CCNA
2 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.63%) MCP
2 5 (11.63%) VCP5
3 4 (9.30%) VCAP
4 3 (6.98%) MCSE
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) MCSA
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
System Software
1 29 (67.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (44.19%) Active Directory
3 17 (39.53%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.63%) XenApp
5 4 (9.30%) VMware NSX
6 3 (6.98%) vSphere
7 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) vRealize
2 5 (11.63%) SCCM
3 4 (9.30%) AirWatch
4 3 (6.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) VMware
2 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.88%) Cisco
4 12 (27.91%) EMC
4 12 (27.91%) HP
5 11 (25.58%) Citrix
5 11 (25.58%) IBM
5 11 (25.58%) NetApp
6 7 (16.28%) 3PAR
7 6 (13.95%) Brocade
8 5 (11.63%) QNAP
9 3 (6.98%) Apple
9 3 (6.98%) Veeam