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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 83 92 92
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 5 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.081% 0.74%
As % of the System Software category 5.68% 1.27% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Median salary £42,500 £67,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.03% +110.93%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +1.19%

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
88 79 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.92% 6.37% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 64 51 70
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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 28 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Time Management
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (71.43%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
3 4 (57.14%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Nagios
4 2 (28.57%) BCP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) Splunk
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM

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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Time Management
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) MCSE
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk