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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 91 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.14% -
As % of the System Software category 7.94% 1.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £32,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
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
126 115 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.32% 8.20% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67 79 50
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,050 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,700 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Control-M
2 12 (92.31%) HP
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (84.62%) SolarWinds
4 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 10 (76.92%) BMC
5 9 (69.23%) NetBackup
5 9 (69.23%) AIX
5 9 (69.23%) Linux
5 9 (69.23%) HP SIM
6 7 (53.85%) Release Management
6 7 (53.85%) Asset Management
6 7 (53.85%) Solaris
6 7 (53.85%) Veritas
7 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (38.46%) Finance
9 4 (30.77%) NetApp
10 3 (23.08%) EMC
10 3 (23.08%) Intel
10 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
10 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 3 (23.08%) SAN
10 3 (23.08%) Brocade
11 2 (15.38%) Degree
12 1 (7.69%) MCITP
12 1 (7.69%) PKI
12 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
2 10 (76.92%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) AIX
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Asset Management
1 7 (53.85%) Release Management
2 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Control-M
2 9 (69.23%) NetBackup
2 9 (69.23%) HP SIM
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) HP
3 11 (84.62%) SolarWinds
4 10 (76.92%) BMC
5 7 (53.85%) Veritas
6 4 (30.77%) NetApp
7 3 (23.08%) EMC
7 3 (23.08%) Intel
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) Brocade
8 1 (7.69%) Cisco
8 1 (7.69%) Symantec