The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESXi
Rank 108 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% 0.27% 0.071%
As % of the System Software category 1.94% 3.85% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -7.50%
System Software Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
103 78 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.21% 7.10% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 67 52 54
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,698 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESXi
Scotland

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Edinburgh

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) CA
4 1 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) CLARiiON
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) VB
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft