The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 142 168 146
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -22
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 14 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.21% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 6.39% 2.74% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 5
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £38,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
VMware ESX
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

System Software Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
219 292 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.93% 7.69% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 124 209 157
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Scotland

VMware ESX
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

VMware ESX Salary Histogram in Scotland

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 10 £32,250 - 2
Glasgow +16 4 £43,000 - 2
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 12 (63.16%) HP
3 12 (63.16%) Control-M
4 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) SolarWinds
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 10 (52.63%) Veritas
5 10 (52.63%) BMC
5 10 (52.63%) Finance
6 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (47.37%) NetBackup
6 9 (47.37%) AIX
6 9 (47.37%) HP SIM
7 8 (42.11%) SAN
8 7 (36.84%) Solaris
8 7 (36.84%) Asset Management
8 7 (36.84%) Release Management
9 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
10 4 (21.05%) DNS
10 4 (21.05%) NetApp
10 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
10 4 (21.05%) Degree
10 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
10 4 (21.05%) Puppet
10 4 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (15.79%) Big Data

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) NAS
3 3 (15.79%) SMTP
3 3 (15.79%) HTTP
3 3 (15.79%) SNMP
3 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Big Data
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) X-Windows
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) AIX
4 7 (36.84%) Solaris
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (36.84%) Asset Management
2 7 (36.84%) Release Management
3 4 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) BCP
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Control-M
2 9 (47.37%) NetBackup
2 9 (47.37%) HP SIM
3 4 (21.05%) Puppet
3 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (10.53%) Nagios
5 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) HP
3 11 (57.89%) SolarWinds
4 10 (52.63%) Veritas
4 10 (52.63%) BMC
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) NetApp
7 3 (15.79%) EMC
7 3 (15.79%) Intel
7 3 (15.79%) Brocade
8 2 (10.53%) F5
8 2 (10.53%) Splunk
9 1 (5.26%) Symantec
9 1 (5.26%) Citrix
9 1 (5.26%) Cisco
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