The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESX Server
Rank 108 103 112
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.24% 0.32% 0.071%
As % of the System Software category 2.42% 4.65% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £43,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
VMware ESX
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 Glasgow region.

System Software Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
124 86 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.82% 6.87% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 78 52 82
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Glasgow region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Glasgow

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Dell
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (50.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (50.00%) X-Windows

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing VMware ESX 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 ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (50.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Designer
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Designer
2 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (50.00%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Dell
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec