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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 93 96 100
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 1 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.084% 0.41% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 0.82% 4.88% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Median salary - £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.52%
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
122 123 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.30% 8.43% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 76 70 84
Median salary £38,670 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.48% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £28,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) WinDbg
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008

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 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) WinDbg
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Operations Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Varonis
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam