The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 86 103 105
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 3.81% 2.06% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £42,500 £49,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.70% +49.24%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
VMware ESX
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
105 97 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.48% 6.82% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 76 57 69
Median salary £39,057 £38,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +17.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £56,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Edinburgh region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Edinburgh

VMware ESX
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) BCP
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) SLA

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware