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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 90 102 79
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.18% 0.083% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 2.82% 1.47% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
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
71 68 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.45% 5.66% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 49 44 57
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,725 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,500 £44,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 28 January 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) X-Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) DTV
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Strategic Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) KVM
2 1 (33.33%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix