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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 65 68 72
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 34 45 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.52% 2.73% 1.98%
As % of the System Software category 36.56% 43.27% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 14
Average salary £36,878 £33,250 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.91% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
93 104 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.88% 6.31% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 53 66 49
Average salary £37,189 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.42% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 1 May 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 92 (100.00%) VMware
2 65 (70.65%) Windows
3 57 (61.96%) Microsoft
4 35 (38.04%) Active Directory
5 30 (32.61%) Finance
6 29 (31.52%) WAN
7 27 (29.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (27.17%) MS Exchange
8 25 (27.17%) LAN
9 24 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (22.83%) Linux
10 21 (22.83%) SQL
10 21 (22.83%) SLA
10 21 (22.83%) Cisco
10 21 (22.83%) SAN
11 20 (21.74%) SQL Server
12 19 (20.65%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (18.48%) Back Office
14 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (16.30%) Citrix
15 15 (16.30%) UNIX
16 14 (15.22%) Firewall
16 14 (15.22%) Hyper-V
16 14 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
17 13 (14.13%) PowerShell
17 13 (14.13%) ITIL
18 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
18 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
18 12 (13.04%) VMware ESX
18 12 (13.04%) SCCM

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 25 (27.17%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.61%) IIS
5 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.43%) Lync
6 4 (4.35%) Apache
6 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.26%) WorkSite
8 2 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.17%) JBoss
8 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.78%) MS Office
3 2 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Office 365
2 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (31.52%) WAN
2 25 (27.17%) LAN
3 21 (22.83%) SAN
4 19 (20.65%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (15.22%) Firewall
6 11 (11.96%) DNS
7 6 (6.52%) NAS
8 5 (5.43%) Network Security
9 3 (3.26%) VPN
10 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.17%) VoIP
10 2 (2.17%) DHCP
10 2 (2.17%) IP Telephony
10 2 (2.17%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (1.09%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.09%) VLAN
11 1 (1.09%) Wireless
11 1 (1.09%) PBX
11 1 (1.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) Big Data
2 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MSI
General
1 30 (32.61%) Finance
2 17 (18.48%) Back Office
3 5 (5.43%) Law
4 2 (2.17%) Legal
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (30.43%) Analyst
2 20 (21.74%) Support Analyst
3 16 (17.39%) IT Support
4 15 (16.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (14.13%) Administrator
5 13 (14.13%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (9.78%) IT Support Analyst
6 9 (9.78%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Lead Architect
8 7 (7.61%) Technical Architect
8 7 (7.61%) Architect
8 7 (7.61%) Lead Technical Architect
8 7 (7.61%) IT Support Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (6.52%) Consultant
10 5 (5.43%) Wintel Consultant
11 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 4 (4.35%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.70%) Application Packaging
2 3 (3.26%) .NET
3 1 (1.09%) Middleware
3 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Clustering
2 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (5.43%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.35%) Replication
3 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.35%) Kindle
4 2 (2.17%) iPad
5 1 (1.09%) Open Source
5 1 (1.09%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.09%) iPhone
5 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) PKI
5 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 65 (70.65%) Windows
2 27 (29.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (22.83%) Linux
4 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (16.30%) UNIX
6 14 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (9.78%) AIX
8 8 (8.70%) Solaris
9 7 (7.61%) Windows 7
10 5 (5.43%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (4.35%) Windows XP
11 4 (4.35%) Windows 8
12 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (2.17%) Windows Phone
13 2 (2.17%) Mac OS
14 1 (1.09%) CentOS
14 1 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
14 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (14.13%) ITIL
3 11 (11.96%) Asset Management
4 9 (9.78%) CRM
5 7 (7.61%) Release Management
6 4 (4.35%) Business Continuity
6 4 (4.35%) Change Control
6 4 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.26%) Project Planning
7 3 (3.26%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.17%) MOF
8 2 (2.17%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.17%) Information Security
8 2 (2.17%) Document Management
8 2 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.17%) DevOps
8 2 (2.17%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.17%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.83%) SQL
2 13 (14.13%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.26%) Java
3 3 (3.26%) Perl
3 3 (3.26%) Python
3 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.96%) MCSE
3 9 (9.78%) Degree
4 7 (7.61%) MCITP
5 5 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.35%) CCNP
6 4 (4.35%) CCNA
6 4 (4.35%) MCP
6 4 (4.35%) MCSA
7 2 (2.17%) HND
8 1 (1.09%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (22.83%) SLA
2 4 (4.35%) ISO 9001
3 3 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (38.04%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.22%) Hyper-V
3 12 (13.04%) VMware ESX
4 7 (7.61%) vSphere
4 7 (7.61%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (5.43%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.17%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.17%) XenApp
6 2 (2.17%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.09%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.09%) NFS
7 1 (1.09%) MetaFrame
7 1 (1.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (13.04%) SCCM
2 9 (9.78%) HP SIM
2 9 (9.78%) Control-M
3 7 (7.61%) AppDNA
3 7 (7.61%) NetBackup
4 5 (5.43%) SCOM
4 5 (5.43%) Nagios
5 3 (3.26%) Capistrano
5 3 (3.26%) Puppet
5 3 (3.26%) Ansible
5 3 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.26%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 92 (100.00%) VMware
2 57 (61.96%) Microsoft
3 21 (22.83%) Cisco
4 15 (16.30%) Citrix
5 10 (10.87%) HP
5 10 (10.87%) SolarWinds
6 7 (7.61%) BMC
6 7 (7.61%) Veritas
7 5 (5.43%) F5
7 5 (5.43%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.35%) EMC
8 4 (4.35%) Symantec
8 4 (4.35%) Veeam
9 3 (3.26%) Splunk
9 3 (3.26%) Dell
10 2 (2.17%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.17%) Interwoven
10 2 (2.17%) Apple
10 2 (2.17%) Draytek
11 1 (1.09%) Twitter
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k - 40k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Net Talent
Posted: 10 days ago