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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 62 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 49 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.96% 2.19% 2.26%
As % of the System Software category 47.57% 30.77% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 17
Average salary £32,500 £43,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.41% +32.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
System Software Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
103 78 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.21% 7.10% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 67 52 54
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,698 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 18 April 2014.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 107 (100.00%) VMware
2 75 (70.09%) Windows
3 51 (47.66%) Finance
4 49 (45.79%) Microsoft
5 44 (41.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (37.38%) Active Directory
7 39 (36.45%) Citrix
8 33 (30.84%) MS Excel
8 33 (30.84%) SQL Server
9 32 (29.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 31 (28.97%) Windows Server 2003
11 26 (24.30%) Hyper-V
12 25 (23.36%) MCSE
13 22 (20.56%) DNS
14 21 (19.63%) SQL
15 20 (18.69%) vSphere
16 19 (17.76%) Disaster Recovery
16 19 (17.76%) C#
16 19 (17.76%) ITIL
17 18 (16.82%) Linux
18 17 (15.89%) SLA
18 17 (15.89%) Back Office
19 16 (14.95%) PowerShell
19 16 (14.95%) MCITP
19 16 (14.95%) Windows Server 2012
20 15 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
20 15 (14.02%) XenApp
20 15 (14.02%) Cisco
21 14 (13.08%) Windows XP
21 14 (13.08%) EMC

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (11.21%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.61%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.61%) IIS
3 6 (5.61%) WorkSite
4 2 (1.87%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.93%) nginx
5 1 (0.93%) Lync
5 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 33 (30.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
1 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.56%) DNS
2 11 (10.28%) LAN
2 11 (10.28%) WAN
3 9 (8.41%) Firewall
4 8 (7.48%) SAN
5 7 (6.54%) DHCP
6 6 (5.61%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (4.67%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.74%) SSL
8 4 (3.74%) LDAP
8 4 (3.74%) IPsec
9 3 (2.80%) Wireless
9 3 (2.80%) TACACS
9 3 (2.80%) Kerberos
9 3 (2.80%) VPN
9 3 (2.80%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.87%) HTTP
10 2 (1.87%) VoIP
10 2 (1.87%) NAS
10 2 (1.87%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (30.84%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.61%) TestComplete
1 6 (5.61%) FitNesse
2 5 (4.67%) Selenium
2 5 (4.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 5 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.67%) Bugzilla
2 5 (4.67%) LoadRunner
2 5 (4.67%) InstallShield
2 5 (4.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.67%) MSBuild
3 2 (1.87%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 51 (47.66%) Finance
2 17 (15.89%) Back Office
3 11 (10.28%) Retail
3 11 (10.28%) Telecoms
4 8 (7.48%) Legal
5 5 (4.67%) Marketing
5 5 (4.67%) Law
6 3 (2.80%) Electronics
7 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (29.91%) Analyst
2 24 (22.43%) Administrator
3 20 (18.69%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (11.21%) Test Analyst
5 10 (9.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (9.35%) Server Support
5 10 (9.35%) Automation Test Analyst
5 10 (9.35%) Automation Analyst
6 9 (8.41%) Citrix Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) Support Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 7 (6.54%) IT Support
9 6 (5.61%) Developer
9 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (5.61%) Agile Test Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) Server Administrator
10 5 (4.67%) Quality Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.74%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.08%) XML
2 5 (4.67%) .NET Remoting
2 5 (4.67%) .NET Framework
2 5 (4.67%) Ajax
2 5 (4.67%) WinForms
2 5 (4.67%) JSON
2 5 (4.67%) OOXML
2 5 (4.67%) jQuery
2 5 (4.67%) CSS
2 5 (4.67%) SOAP
2 5 (4.67%) Web Services
2 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.67%) HTML
2 5 (4.67%) .NET
2 5 (4.67%) XSLT
3 3 (2.80%) LAMP
4 2 (1.87%) Middleware
4 2 (1.87%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.93%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Clustering
2 10 (9.35%) CLARiiON
3 5 (4.67%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.74%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.80%) PKI
5 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.80%) Firmware
6 2 (1.87%) CMDB
7 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.93%) iPad
7 1 (0.93%) Replication
7 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 75 (70.09%) Windows
2 44 (41.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (28.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (16.82%) Linux
5 16 (14.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (13.08%) Windows XP
7 10 (9.35%) Windows 8
8 7 (6.54%) UNIX
9 6 (5.61%) Windows 7
9 6 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.80%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.87%) AIX
11 2 (1.87%) Solaris
11 2 (1.87%) Debian
11 2 (1.87%) CentOS
11 2 (1.87%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.76%) Disaster Recovery
1 19 (17.76%) ITIL
2 15 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.15%) Service Management
4 10 (9.35%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (5.61%) Scrum
6 5 (4.67%) Document Management
6 5 (4.67%) Multithreading
6 5 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (4.67%) Practice Management
6 5 (4.67%) Project Management
6 5 (4.67%) ERP
7 4 (3.74%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.74%) E-Commerce
7 4 (3.74%) Migration
8 3 (2.80%) Computer Forensics
8 3 (2.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (2.80%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (2.80%) Business Continuity
8 3 (2.80%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.63%) SQL
2 19 (17.76%) C#
3 16 (14.95%) PowerShell
4 13 (12.15%) Perl
5 12 (11.21%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.67%) XQuery
7 2 (1.87%) VBScript
7 2 (1.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (29.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (23.36%) MCSE
3 16 (14.95%) MCITP
4 11 (10.28%) Security Cleared
5 8 (7.48%) ISEB
5 8 (7.48%) ISTQB
6 6 (5.61%) Degree
7 5 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (3.74%) CCNP
8 4 (3.74%) CCNA
8 4 (3.74%) MCP
8 4 (3.74%) MCSA
8 4 (3.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (3.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.80%) GIAC
9 3 (2.80%) CISSP
10 2 (1.87%) CCA
10 2 (1.87%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.89%) SLA
2 13 (12.15%) QA
System Software
1 40 (37.38%) Active Directory
2 26 (24.30%) Hyper-V
3 20 (18.69%) vSphere
4 15 (14.02%) XenApp
5 12 (11.21%) XenDesktop
6 9 (8.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (3.74%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.80%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.80%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.93%) Squid
10 1 (0.93%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.93%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.93%) XenServer
10 1 (0.93%) Postfix
10 1 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.93%) Openswan
10 1 (0.93%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (12.15%) SCOM
2 8 (7.48%) SCCM
3 5 (4.67%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.80%) WSUS
5 2 (1.87%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.87%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.87%) DameWare
6 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.93%) Puppet
6 1 (0.93%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.93%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 107 (100.00%) VMware
2 49 (45.79%) Microsoft
3 39 (36.45%) Citrix
4 15 (14.02%) Cisco
5 14 (13.08%) EMC
6 13 (12.15%) Symantec
7 10 (9.35%) NetApp
7 10 (9.35%) Fujitsu
8 9 (8.41%) HP
8 9 (8.41%) Oracle
9 8 (7.48%) Red Hat
10 5 (4.67%) Reuters
11 4 (3.74%) Dell
11 4 (3.74%) IBM
12 3 (2.80%) Juniper
12 3 (2.80%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.80%) Sun
12 3 (2.80%) F5
13 2 (1.87%) Twitter
13 2 (1.87%) SolarWinds
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