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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 107 112 93
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.072% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 4.84% 0.89% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £49,500 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.31% +21.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
62 112 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.78% 8.05% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 46 51 33
Average salary £36,750 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.96% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £50,000
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 4 September 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) SAN
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (42.86%) Puppet
5 3 (42.86%) Big Data
5 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (42.86%) NAS
5 3 (42.86%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (42.86%) N-Tier
5 3 (42.86%) SMTP
5 3 (42.86%) HTTP
5 3 (42.86%) SNMP
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 3 (42.86%) X-Windows
5 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) Veritas
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) Symantec
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) MQSeries
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) NAS
3 3 (42.86%) SMTP
3 3 (42.86%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) SNMP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) X-Windows
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Veritas
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) IBM