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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 53 72 69
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 63 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.20% 1.57% 1.91%
As % of the System Software category 38.18% 29.58% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 21
Average salary £30,500 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.08% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £53,500 £44,500
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
165 71 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.00% 5.31% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85 34 44
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 October 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 97 (100.00%) VMware
2 62 (63.92%) Microsoft
3 55 (56.70%) Windows
4 50 (51.55%) Finance
5 45 (46.39%) Active Directory
6 32 (32.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (31.96%) WAN
8 29 (29.90%) SQL Server
9 28 (28.87%) LAN
9 28 (28.87%) Cisco
10 27 (27.84%) Wi-Fi
11 26 (26.80%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (25.77%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (25.77%) MS Excel
13 22 (22.68%) Back Office
14 21 (21.65%) HP
15 20 (20.62%) SLA
15 20 (20.62%) MS Exchange
15 20 (20.62%) Disaster Recovery
15 20 (20.62%) Firewall
15 20 (20.62%) Citrix
15 20 (20.62%) vSphere
16 18 (18.56%) DNS
16 18 (18.56%) MCSE
16 18 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (17.53%) Hyper-V
18 16 (16.49%) Exchange Server 2010
18 16 (16.49%) SAN
19 15 (15.46%) MCITP
20 14 (14.43%) ITIL

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 20 (20.62%) MS Exchange
2 16 (16.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (12.37%) Lync
4 10 (10.31%) IIS
5 8 (8.25%) SharePoint
6 6 (6.19%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (4.12%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.03%) Apache
8 1 (1.03%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (25.77%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.28%) MS Office
3 3 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) Office 365
2 3 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.09%) IaaS
3 1 (1.03%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 31 (31.96%) WAN
2 28 (28.87%) LAN
3 27 (27.84%) Wi-Fi
4 20 (20.62%) Firewall
5 18 (18.56%) DNS
6 16 (16.49%) SAN
7 11 (11.34%) MPLS
8 10 (10.31%) VPN
9 9 (9.28%) Ethernet
10 8 (8.25%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (7.22%) Cisco IPT
11 7 (7.22%) IP Telephony
12 6 (6.19%) DMZ
12 6 (6.19%) FCoE
13 5 (5.15%) VLAN
13 5 (5.15%) TCP/IP
14 4 (4.12%) Internet
14 4 (4.12%) VoIP
14 4 (4.12%) POP3
14 4 (4.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.06%) MySQL
4 2 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.12%) FogBugz
2 4 (4.12%) Bugzilla
2 4 (4.12%) JIRA
3 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.03%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.03%) MSBuild
General
1 50 (51.55%) Finance
2 22 (22.68%) Back Office
3 7 (7.22%) Law
4 4 (4.12%) Games
4 4 (4.12%) Marketing
5 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (27.84%) Administrator
2 25 (25.77%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (14.43%) Analyst
3 14 (14.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (13.40%) Server Support
4 13 (13.40%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 9 (9.28%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Technical Manager
6 8 (8.25%) IT Support
7 7 (7.22%) Support Analyst
7 7 (7.22%) Technical Project Manager
7 7 (7.22%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.19%) Consultant
9 5 (5.15%) Implementation Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) EMC Storage Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) EMC Storage Consultant
9 5 (5.15%) EMC Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Storage Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.19%) MSMQ
2 5 (5.15%) COM
3 3 (3.09%) .NET
4 1 (1.03%) jQuery
4 1 (1.03%) OOXML
4 1 (1.03%) Ajax
4 1 (1.03%) JSON
4 1 (1.03%) .NET Remoting
4 1 (1.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.03%) WinForms
4 1 (1.03%) HTML
4 1 (1.03%) CSS
4 1 (1.03%) SOAP
4 1 (1.03%) Web Services
4 1 (1.03%) XML
4 1 (1.03%) XSLT
4 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.56%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.37%) Blackberry
2 12 (12.37%) Clustering
3 8 (8.25%) Replication
4 7 (7.22%) CLARiiON
5 6 (6.19%) Mainframe
6 4 (4.12%) EPoS
7 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.06%) Social Media
9 1 (1.03%) Wiki
9 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.03%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (56.70%) Windows
2 32 (32.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (26.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (13.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (12.37%) UNIX
5 12 (12.37%) Windows XP
6 11 (11.34%) Linux
7 9 (9.28%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (6.19%) Windows Phone
8 6 (6.19%) Windows 2000
8 6 (6.19%) HPUX
8 6 (6.19%) Ubuntu
8 6 (6.19%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (5.15%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.06%) Debian
11 2 (2.06%) Solaris
11 2 (2.06%) CentOS
12 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (14.43%) ITIL
3 7 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2
3 7 (7.22%) Line Management
4 6 (6.19%) Project Management
4 6 (6.19%) Workflow
4 6 (6.19%) Service Delivery
4 6 (6.19%) Regression Testing
5 5 (5.15%) Software Testing
6 4 (4.12%) User Stories
7 3 (3.09%) Network Architecture
7 3 (3.09%) Migration
8 2 (2.06%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.06%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.06%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (2.06%) Time Management
8 2 (2.06%) Wealth Management
8 2 (2.06%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.06%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.37%) SQL
2 10 (10.31%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.19%) Perl
4 6 (6.19%) Python
4 6 (6.19%) Ruby
5 1 (1.03%) XQuery
5 1 (1.03%) PHP
5 1 (1.03%) C
5 1 (1.03%) C#
5 1 (1.03%) C++
5 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (25.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (18.56%) MCSE
3 15 (15.46%) MCITP
4 11 (11.34%) Degree
5 7 (7.22%) APMP
5 7 (7.22%) MCSA
6 6 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (5.15%) ISTQB
7 5 (5.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (5.15%) ISEB
7 5 (5.15%) CCNA
7 5 (5.15%) VCAP
8 4 (4.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (4.12%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.03%) CCNP
9 1 (1.03%) MCP
9 1 (1.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.62%) SLA
2 5 (5.15%) QA
System Software
1 45 (46.39%) Active Directory
2 20 (20.62%) vSphere
3 17 (17.53%) Hyper-V
4 10 (10.31%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (7.22%) VMware ESX
6 5 (5.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 4 (4.12%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (4.12%) XenApp
7 4 (4.12%) XenServer
8 3 (3.09%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.06%) vCloud
9 2 (2.06%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.03%) Gluster
10 1 (1.03%) Firmware
10 1 (1.03%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) SCCM
2 5 (5.15%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (4.12%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (3.09%) XenMobile
4 3 (3.09%) Windows Intune
5 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.06%) WSUS
5 2 (2.06%) Puppet
6 1 (1.03%) SCOM
6 1 (1.03%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 97 (100.00%) VMware
2 62 (63.92%) Microsoft
3 28 (28.87%) Cisco
4 21 (21.65%) HP
5 20 (20.62%) Citrix
6 11 (11.34%) IBM
6 11 (11.34%) Juniper
7 10 (10.31%) Oracle
7 10 (10.31%) EMC
8 9 (9.28%) NetApp
9 8 (8.25%) Avaya
9 8 (8.25%) Brocade
10 7 (7.22%) Nortel
11 6 (6.19%) Clearswift
11 6 (6.19%) BT
11 6 (6.19%) Fujitsu
12 4 (4.12%) SolarWinds
13 3 (3.09%) AppSense
13 3 (3.09%) Dell
13 3 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
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