The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 61 78 60
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 43 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.97% 2.12% 3.01%
As % of the System Software category 40.19% 30.56% 57.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 23
Average salary £37,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
VMware Infrastructure
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
107 108 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.40% 6.95% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 60 70 42
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Edinburgh

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 67 (76.14%) Windows
3 49 (55.68%) Microsoft
4 35 (39.77%) SQL Server
5 34 (38.64%) Active Directory
6 32 (36.36%) MS Exchange
7 30 (34.09%) SQL
8 26 (29.55%) Linux
9 24 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (26.14%) ITIL
11 21 (23.86%) MS Excel
12 20 (22.73%) HP
12 20 (22.73%) Cisco
12 20 (22.73%) Hyper-V
13 19 (21.59%) SAN
14 16 (18.18%) WAN
14 16 (18.18%) Finance
15 15 (17.05%) Citrix
15 15 (17.05%) PowerShell
16 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (15.91%) Data Centre
17 13 (14.77%) Firewall
17 13 (14.77%) Disaster Recovery
17 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (13.64%) CRM
19 11 (12.50%) SharePoint
19 11 (12.50%) LAN
19 11 (12.50%) AIX
19 11 (12.50%) Solaris
19 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 10 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.95%) IIS
5 6 (6.82%) Apache
5 6 (6.82%) WorkSite
5 6 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (4.55%) Lync
7 4 (4.55%) Tomcat
8 3 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (2.27%) JBoss
10 1 (1.14%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 21 (23.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.68%) MS Office
3 3 (3.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Office 365
2 3 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.59%) SAN
2 16 (18.18%) WAN
3 13 (14.77%) Firewall
4 11 (12.50%) LAN
5 10 (11.36%) DNS
6 5 (5.68%) NAS
7 4 (4.55%) Network Security
8 3 (3.41%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.41%) VPN
8 3 (3.41%) DHCP
9 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.27%) VoIP
9 2 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.14%) WLAN
10 1 (1.14%) PBX
10 1 (1.14%) Wireless
10 1 (1.14%) IPsec
10 1 (1.14%) VLAN
10 1 (1.14%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (39.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.27%) Big Data
2 2 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Bugzilla
1 4 (4.55%) JIRA
1 4 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (4.55%) FogBugz
General
1 16 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Retail
3 4 (4.55%) Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Back Office
4 3 (3.41%) Law
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Games
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (23.86%) Analyst
2 14 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (13.64%) Administrator
3 12 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 8 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (6.82%) Technical Architect
5 6 (6.82%) Architect
5 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (6.82%) IT Support
6 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (5.68%) Consultant
6 5 (5.68%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Systems Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (4.55%) AIX Administrator
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 3 (3.41%) Wintel Consultant
8 3 (3.41%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.09%) Middleware
2 4 (4.55%) .NET
3 2 (2.27%) Web Services
4 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.09%) Clustering
3 6 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.55%) Replication
4 4 (4.55%) HACMP
4 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.41%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.27%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.27%) Data Extraction
6 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.27%) Kindle
6 2 (2.27%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.27%) iPad
7 1 (1.14%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.14%) iPhone
7 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 67 (76.14%) Windows
2 26 (29.55%) Linux
3 24 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (12.50%) AIX
6 11 (12.50%) Solaris
7 10 (11.36%) UNIX
8 8 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.55%) Apple iOS
9 4 (4.55%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.55%) Mac OS X
9 4 (4.55%) Android
10 3 (3.41%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (2.27%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.27%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.14%) ITIL
2 13 (14.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (13.64%) CRM
4 9 (10.23%) Business Continuity
5 8 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 7 (7.95%) Mentoring
6 7 (7.95%) Patch Management
7 6 (6.82%) Coaching
7 6 (6.82%) Performance Improvement
7 6 (6.82%) Change Control
7 6 (6.82%) Service Management
7 6 (6.82%) Release Management
8 5 (5.68%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.55%) Test Management
9 4 (4.55%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.55%) Change Management
10 3 (3.41%) MOF
10 3 (3.41%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.41%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.09%) SQL
2 15 (17.05%) PowerShell
3 10 (11.36%) Python
4 4 (4.55%) Ruby
4 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.55%) Perl
5 3 (3.41%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.41%) Java
6 2 (2.27%) Lua
7 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.36%) MCSE
3 8 (9.09%) Degree
4 5 (5.68%) MCITP
4 5 (5.68%) ISEB
5 4 (4.55%) MCSA
5 4 (4.55%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.27%) CCNP
7 2 (2.27%) CCNA
7 2 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.27%) MCP
8 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.14%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) SLA
2 5 (5.68%) QA
3 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (38.64%) Active Directory
2 20 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 10 (11.36%) VMware ESX
4 8 (9.09%) vSphere
5 6 (6.82%) XenApp
5 6 (6.82%) XenDesktop
6 5 (5.68%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (3.41%) ISA Server
9 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.27%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.14%) NFS
10 1 (1.14%) MetaFrame
10 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) Control-M
1 7 (7.95%) SCOM
1 7 (7.95%) HP SIM
2 6 (6.82%) NetBackup
2 6 (6.82%) SCCM
3 5 (5.68%) Nagios
4 4 (4.55%) Puppet
4 4 (4.55%) Data Guard
4 4 (4.55%) Capistrano
4 4 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.55%) Ansible
5 3 (3.41%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 49 (55.68%) Microsoft
3 20 (22.73%) Cisco
3 20 (22.73%) HP
4 15 (17.05%) Citrix
5 10 (11.36%) SolarWinds
6 7 (7.95%) Red Hat
7 6 (6.82%) BMC
7 6 (6.82%) Oracle
7 6 (6.82%) Veritas
8 5 (5.68%) F5
9 4 (4.55%) Veeam
9 4 (4.55%) Symantec
10 3 (3.41%) NetApp
10 3 (3.41%) Dell
10 3 (3.41%) Splunk
11 2 (2.27%) Brocade
11 2 (2.27%) EMC
11 2 (2.27%) Perforce
11 2 (2.27%) Apple
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 24 days ago