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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 61 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 43 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.87% 2.95% 2.87%
As % of the System Software category 30.50% 60.00% 55.74%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 26
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £25,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
141 60 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.41% 4.91% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 88 38 42
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £25,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 22 August 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 85 (100.00%) VMware
2 56 (65.88%) Windows
3 45 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 38 (44.71%) Finance
5 36 (42.35%) Active Directory
6 29 (34.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (31.76%) Citrix
8 26 (30.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (28.24%) Cisco
9 24 (28.24%) MS Excel
9 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
10 23 (27.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (27.06%) vSphere
11 20 (23.53%) HP
12 18 (21.18%) DNS
12 18 (21.18%) MCSE
12 18 (21.18%) SQL
13 17 (20.00%) Linux
13 17 (20.00%) WAN
13 17 (20.00%) Hyper-V
14 16 (18.82%) Firewall
15 15 (17.65%) MS Exchange
15 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (16.47%) LAN
16 14 (16.47%) MCITP
17 12 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2010
17 12 (14.12%) Degree
17 12 (14.12%) Disaster Recovery
17 12 (14.12%) Clustering
18 11 (12.94%) Back Office

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 15 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.59%) IIS
4 8 (9.41%) Lync
5 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.18%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.18%) nginx
7 1 (1.18%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (28.24%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.59%) MS Office
3 3 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Office 365
2 3 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.35%) IaaS
4 1 (1.18%) SaaS
4 1 (1.18%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) DNS
2 17 (20.00%) WAN
3 16 (18.82%) Firewall
4 14 (16.47%) LAN
5 10 (11.76%) VPN
5 10 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (10.59%) SAN
7 7 (8.24%) MPLS
7 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
8 5 (5.88%) VLAN
9 4 (4.71%) Ethernet
9 4 (4.71%) POP3
9 4 (4.71%) SMTP
9 4 (4.71%) Internet
9 4 (4.71%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (4.71%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (4.71%) IMAP
9 4 (4.71%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (4.71%) IP Telephony
9 4 (4.71%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.53%) MySQL
5 2 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.88%) MSBuild
2 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 5 (5.88%) InstallShield
2 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.18%) FogBugz
3 1 (1.18%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.18%) JIRA
3 1 (1.18%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 38 (44.71%) Finance
2 11 (12.94%) Back Office
3 7 (8.24%) Law
4 6 (7.06%) Marketing
5 5 (5.88%) Legal
6 4 (4.71%) Games
7 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (22.35%) Systems Administrator
1 19 (22.35%) Administrator
2 13 (15.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (15.29%) Server Support
2 13 (15.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 10 (11.76%) Analyst
4 9 (10.59%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Consultant
6 5 (5.88%) Technical Support
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.88%) Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Implementation Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) EMC Storage Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) EMC Storage Consultant
7 4 (4.71%) EMC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.24%) .NET
2 5 (5.88%) WinForms
2 5 (5.88%) Ajax
2 5 (5.88%) .NET Remoting
2 5 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 5 (5.88%) JSON
2 5 (5.88%) OOXML
2 5 (5.88%) jQuery
2 5 (5.88%) HTML
2 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.88%) COM
2 5 (5.88%) CSS
2 5 (5.88%) SOAP
2 5 (5.88%) Web Services
2 5 (5.88%) XML
2 5 (5.88%) XSLT
3 3 (3.53%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.18%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Clustering
2 5 (5.88%) CLARiiON
2 5 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.88%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.71%) Replication
4 3 (3.53%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.18%) Wiki
5 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.18%) PKI
5 1 (1.18%) EPoS
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 56 (65.88%) Windows
2 29 (34.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (27.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (20.00%) Linux
5 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 7 (8.24%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (7.06%) Ubuntu
8 6 (7.06%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.71%) UNIX
9 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (3.53%) Debian
10 3 (3.53%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (3.53%) CentOS
10 3 (3.53%) Windows 2000
10 3 (3.53%) HPUX
11 2 (2.35%) Solaris
11 2 (2.35%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.35%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.12%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (11.76%) ITIL
3 7 (8.24%) PRINCE2
4 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce
4 6 (7.06%) Migration
5 5 (5.88%) Practice Management
5 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (5.88%) Multithreading
5 5 (5.88%) Project Management
6 4 (4.71%) ERP
7 3 (3.53%) Network Architecture
7 3 (3.53%) Workflow
7 3 (3.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.35%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.35%) Regression Testing
8 2 (2.35%) Time Management
8 2 (2.35%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.35%) Wealth Management
8 2 (2.35%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.18%) SQL
2 9 (10.59%) C#
3 6 (7.06%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.88%) XQuery
4 5 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (1.18%) Ruby
5 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.18%) Python
5 1 (1.18%) PHP
5 1 (1.18%) C
5 1 (1.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (30.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (21.18%) MCSE
3 14 (16.47%) MCITP
4 12 (14.12%) Degree
5 5 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.88%) MCSA
6 4 (4.71%) CCNA
6 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.71%) JNCIA
6 4 (4.71%) VCAP
7 3 (3.53%) APMP
7 3 (3.53%) ISTQB
7 3 (3.53%) ISEB
8 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.18%) GIAC
8 1 (1.18%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.94%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) QA
System Software
1 36 (42.35%) Active Directory
2 23 (27.06%) vSphere
3 17 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.41%) VMware ESX
4 8 (9.41%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.88%) XenApp
5 5 (5.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 4 (4.71%) XenServer
7 3 (3.53%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (3.53%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.35%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.18%) KVM
9 1 (1.18%) Openswan
9 1 (1.18%) Gluster
9 1 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.18%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.18%) Squid
9 1 (1.18%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) SCCM
2 4 (4.71%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (4.71%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (4.71%) XenMobile
3 2 (2.35%) WSUS
3 2 (2.35%) Puppet
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Intune
3 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 27 (31.76%) Citrix
4 24 (28.24%) Cisco
5 20 (23.53%) HP
6 11 (12.94%) Oracle
7 9 (10.59%) IBM
8 8 (9.41%) NetApp
8 8 (9.41%) Juniper
8 8 (9.41%) EMC
9 6 (7.06%) Reuters
10 4 (4.71%) Avaya
10 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.71%) SolarWinds
11 3 (3.53%) AppSense
11 3 (3.53%) Fujitsu
11 3 (3.53%) Brocade
11 3 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (3.53%) Clearswift
11 3 (3.53%) Nortel
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