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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 68 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 42 47 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.67% 3.20% 3.02%
As % of the System Software category 29.58% 31.13% 55.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 23
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,700 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
142 151 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.02% 10.29% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 86 92 37
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,400 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 August 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 80 (100.00%) VMware
2 55 (68.75%) Windows
3 43 (53.75%) Microsoft
4 33 (41.25%) SQL Server
5 29 (36.25%) MS Excel
6 25 (31.25%) Linux
6 25 (31.25%) Active Directory
7 22 (27.50%) MS Exchange
7 22 (27.50%) ITIL
8 21 (26.25%) Hyper-V
9 20 (25.00%) SQL
10 19 (23.75%) PowerShell
11 17 (21.25%) Python
11 17 (21.25%) HP
12 15 (18.75%) Citrix
13 14 (17.50%) UNIX
14 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (15.00%) Data Centre
15 12 (15.00%) SAN
16 11 (13.75%) ISEB
16 11 (13.75%) Cisco
16 11 (13.75%) SharePoint
16 11 (13.75%) Firewall
16 11 (13.75%) Finance
17 10 (12.50%) WAN
17 10 (12.50%) QA
18 9 (11.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 9 (11.25%) Apache
18 9 (11.25%) Perl
18 9 (11.25%) Business Continuity

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.75%) SharePoint
3 9 (11.25%) Apache
4 7 (8.75%) Tomcat
4 7 (8.75%) IIS
5 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (5.00%) JBoss
6 4 (5.00%) WorkSite
7 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.75%) Lync
7 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.75%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.25%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 29 (36.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Project
2 3 (3.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Office 365
2 3 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) SAN
2 11 (13.75%) Firewall
3 10 (12.50%) WAN
4 7 (8.75%) LAN
5 3 (3.75%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (3.75%) NAS
6 2 (2.50%) Network Security
6 2 (2.50%) VoIP
6 2 (2.50%) VPN
7 1 (1.25%) DNS
7 1 (1.25%) Internet
7 1 (1.25%) WLAN
7 1 (1.25%) DHCP
7 1 (1.25%) Wireless
7 1 (1.25%) IPsec
7 1 (1.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (41.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.25%) Big Data
3 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Bugzilla
1 6 (7.50%) JIRA
1 6 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (7.50%) FogBugz
2 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 11 (13.75%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Retail
3 7 (8.75%) Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Games
5 2 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.25%) Military
6 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (21.25%) Administrator
2 15 (18.75%) Analyst
3 13 (16.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (13.75%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (11.25%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (7.50%) Architect
7 6 (7.50%) Technical Architect
7 6 (7.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) AIX Administrator
9 4 (5.00%) QA Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Consultant
9 4 (5.00%) Web Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Quality Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.75%) Operations Manager
10 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.75%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.00%) Middleware
2 7 (8.75%) Web Services
3 4 (5.00%) .NET
4 2 (2.50%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.75%) EPoS
3 6 (7.50%) Clustering
4 5 (6.25%) HACMP
4 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.00%) Replication
6 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.50%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.50%) Data Extraction
7 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.25%) FMCG
8 1 (1.25%) iPhone
8 1 (1.25%) iPad
8 1 (1.25%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 55 (68.75%) Windows
2 25 (31.25%) Linux
3 14 (17.50%) UNIX
4 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (11.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (8.75%) Solaris
7 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (6.25%) AIX
8 5 (6.25%) Apple iOS
8 5 (6.25%) Mac OS X
8 5 (6.25%) Android
9 3 (3.75%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.25%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) ITIL
2 9 (11.25%) Business Continuity
3 8 (10.00%) CRM
3 8 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (8.75%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (8.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (7.50%) Regression Testing
5 6 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (7.50%) Configuration Management
5 6 (7.50%) Service Management
5 6 (7.50%) Coaching
5 6 (7.50%) Performance Improvement
5 6 (7.50%) Change Control
6 5 (6.25%) DevOps
6 5 (6.25%) Change Management
6 5 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 5 (6.25%) Test Management
7 4 (5.00%) Performance Management
7 4 (5.00%) Supplier Management
7 4 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.00%) SQL
2 19 (23.75%) PowerShell
3 17 (21.25%) Python
4 9 (11.25%) Perl
5 6 (7.50%) Bash Shell
5 6 (7.50%) Ruby
5 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.75%) Java
6 3 (3.75%) Lua
6 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) ISEB
2 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.75%) MCSE
3 7 (8.75%) Degree
4 6 (7.50%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.75%) MCITP
5 3 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.50%) CCNA
6 2 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.25%) MCDST
7 1 (1.25%) HND
7 1 (1.25%) MCSA
7 1 (1.25%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) QA
2 7 (8.75%) SLA
3 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 21 (26.25%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.50%) vSphere
4 5 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (6.25%) XenApp
4 5 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.75%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.50%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.50%) vCloud
6 2 (2.50%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.25%) MetaFrame
7 1 (1.25%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.25%) Veritas File System
7 1 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) Puppet
2 6 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.50%) Ansible
2 6 (7.50%) SCOM
2 6 (7.50%) Capistrano
3 5 (6.25%) SCCM
3 5 (6.25%) Data Guard
4 4 (5.00%) Nagios
5 2 (2.50%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.25%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (53.75%) Microsoft
3 17 (21.25%) HP
4 15 (18.75%) Citrix
5 11 (13.75%) Cisco
6 8 (10.00%) Oracle
7 7 (8.75%) F5
8 6 (7.50%) Red Hat
9 5 (6.25%) Perforce
10 4 (5.00%) NetApp
11 3 (3.75%) Brocade
11 3 (3.75%) SolarWinds
11 3 (3.75%) Splunk
12 2 (2.50%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.50%) Isilon
12 2 (2.50%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.50%) Symantec
12 2 (2.50%) Sun
13 1 (1.25%) IBM
13 1 (1.25%) Avaya
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Circa £40,000 dependent on experience plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + 33 Days Holiday, Health Insurance
Posted: 26 days ago