The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 71 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 36 36 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.44% 3.02% 3.39%
As % of the System Software category 31.03% 63.16% 65.57%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 28
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £25,300 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
System Software Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
116 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.87% 4.78% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 78 39 41
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
VMware Infrastructure
Scotland

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 July 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 54 (63.53%) Windows
3 40 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 37 (43.53%) Finance
5 33 (38.82%) Active Directory
6 32 (37.65%) Citrix
7 24 (28.24%) MS Excel
7 24 (28.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (28.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (24.71%) vSphere
9 20 (23.53%) Cisco
10 19 (22.35%) SQL Server
10 19 (22.35%) Linux
11 18 (21.18%) SQL
11 18 (21.18%) MCSE
12 17 (20.00%) DNS
12 17 (20.00%) HP
12 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (18.82%) Hyper-V
14 14 (16.47%) WAN
14 14 (16.47%) MCITP
15 13 (15.29%) ITIL
16 12 (14.12%) Windows XP
16 12 (14.12%) SLA
16 12 (14.12%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (14.12%) Firewall
16 12 (14.12%) Clustering
16 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (12.94%) C#
17 11 (12.94%) LAN

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 10 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
3 8 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.88%) Lync
4 5 (5.88%) IIS
5 3 (3.53%) WorkSite
6 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.18%) nginx
7 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.18%) Apache
7 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (28.24%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.59%) MS Office
3 3 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) Taleo
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.00%) DNS
2 14 (16.47%) WAN
3 12 (14.12%) Firewall
4 11 (12.94%) LAN
5 7 (8.24%) VPN
6 6 (7.06%) NetScaler
6 6 (7.06%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.88%) SAN
8 4 (4.71%) Internet
8 4 (4.71%) MPLS
8 4 (4.71%) SSL
8 4 (4.71%) POP3
8 4 (4.71%) SMTP
8 4 (4.71%) DHCP
8 4 (4.71%) IMAP
8 4 (4.71%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (4.71%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.71%) xDSL
8 4 (4.71%) Junos
8 4 (4.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.53%) MySQL
4 2 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 5 (5.88%) InstallShield
1 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 5 (5.88%) MSBuild
2 2 (2.35%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.18%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 37 (43.53%) Finance
2 11 (12.94%) Back Office
3 6 (7.06%) Marketing
4 5 (5.88%) Law
4 5 (5.88%) Legal
5 4 (4.71%) Games
6 3 (3.53%) Electronics
6 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.35%) Retail
8 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (18.82%) Analyst
1 16 (18.82%) Systems Administrator
1 16 (18.82%) Administrator
2 13 (15.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 12 (14.12%) Server Support
4 11 (12.94%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 10 (11.76%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Citrix Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Senior Security Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (3.53%) IT Security Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) COM
1 6 (7.06%) .NET
1 6 (7.06%) XML
2 5 (5.88%) XSLT
2 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.88%) CSS
2 5 (5.88%) SOAP
2 5 (5.88%) Web Services
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%) HTML
2 5 (5.88%) OOXML
2 5 (5.88%) jQuery
3 3 (3.53%) LAMP
4 2 (2.35%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Clustering
2 5 (5.88%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.71%) CLARiiON
4 3 (3.53%) PKI
5 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.35%) CMDB
6 1 (1.18%) Wiki
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.18%) Replication
6 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 54 (63.53%) Windows
2 24 (28.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (22.35%) Linux
4 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (14.12%) Windows XP
5 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (9.41%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.71%) UNIX
8 3 (3.53%) Solaris
8 3 (3.53%) Debian
8 3 (3.53%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.53%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.35%) CentOS
9 2 (2.35%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.29%) ITIL
2 12 (14.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce
4 5 (5.88%) Practice Management
4 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (5.88%) Multithreading
5 4 (4.71%) Migration
5 4 (4.71%) ERP
5 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.71%) Project Management
6 3 (3.53%) Service Management
6 3 (3.53%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (3.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (3.53%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (3.53%) Information Security
6 3 (3.53%) OWASP
6 3 (3.53%) Security Architecture
6 3 (3.53%) Network Architecture
6 3 (3.53%) Pattern Recognition
6 3 (3.53%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.18%) SQL
2 11 (12.94%) C#
3 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.88%) Perl
3 5 (5.88%) XQuery
3 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.35%) VBScript
5 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.18%) PHP
5 1 (1.18%) C++
5 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (28.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (21.18%) MCSE
3 14 (16.47%) MCITP
4 9 (10.59%) Degree
5 5 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.71%) CCNA
6 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (4.71%) JNCIA
7 3 (3.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.53%) ISTQB
7 3 (3.53%) GIAC
7 3 (3.53%) ISEB
7 3 (3.53%) CISSP
7 3 (3.53%) MCSA
8 2 (2.35%) CCA
8 2 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.35%) VCAP
9 1 (1.18%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.12%) SLA
2 5 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 33 (38.82%) Active Directory
2 21 (24.71%) vSphere
3 16 (18.82%) Hyper-V
4 10 (11.76%) XenApp
5 9 (10.59%) VMware ESX
6 7 (8.24%) XenDesktop
7 5 (5.88%) XenServer
7 5 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 3 (3.53%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (1.18%) Gluster
10 1 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (1.18%) Postfix
10 1 (1.18%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.18%) Squid
10 1 (1.18%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) SCCM
2 4 (4.71%) SCOM
2 4 (4.71%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (4.71%) WSUS
2 4 (4.71%) XenMobile
3 2 (2.35%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.35%) Puppet
3 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.35%) DameWare
3 2 (2.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 32 (37.65%) Citrix
4 20 (23.53%) Cisco
5 17 (20.00%) HP
6 10 (11.76%) Oracle
7 8 (9.41%) EMC
8 7 (8.24%) IBM
8 7 (8.24%) Juniper
8 7 (8.24%) NetApp
9 6 (7.06%) Reuters
10 5 (5.88%) AppSense
10 5 (5.88%) Symantec
10 5 (5.88%) Dell
11 4 (4.71%) Sun
11 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
11 4 (4.71%) SolarWinds
11 4 (4.71%) F5
12 3 (3.53%) CheckPoint
12 3 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Quorum Network Resources
Salary: Competitve + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: Extensive Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago