The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 95 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.22% -
As % of the System Software category 2.82% 2.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
VMware ESXi
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
71 136 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.57% 9.82% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 42 72 70
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,315 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £50,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 11 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) NetApp
4 8 (66.67%) SAN
4 8 (66.67%) Problem Management
4 8 (66.67%) Data ONTAP
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 7 (58.33%) iSCSI
5 7 (58.33%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (58.33%) NFS
6 6 (50.00%) Clustering
7 5 (41.67%) Change Management
8 4 (33.33%) CA
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
8 4 (33.33%) DNS
8 4 (33.33%) Cisco
8 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 4 (33.33%) Citrix
8 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 4 (33.33%) DHCP
8 4 (33.33%) SQL
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (33.33%) ITIL
8 4 (33.33%) Symantec
8 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
8 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (58.33%) iSCSI
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) WinDbg
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Storage Specialist
2 6 (50.00%) NetApp Specialist
2 6 (50.00%) Support Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) SAN Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) SAN Storage Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) SAN Support
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Manager
4 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Storage Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
2 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Data ONTAP
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (41.67%) Change Management
4 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) People Management
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) DevOps
7 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) NFS
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (33.33%) XenApp
2 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
1 4 (33.33%) SCOM
1 4 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 4 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) NetApp
4 4 (33.33%) CA
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) Symantec
4 4 (33.33%) Varonis