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 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 158 147 173
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 4 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.64% 4.87% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 4
Average salary £53,750 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
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
244 226 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.49% 7.18% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 166 133 207
Average salary £35,500 £36,878 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.73% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £22,500 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 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
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 30 April 2016. 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
Glasgow -5 3 £55,000 +27.90%
Edinburgh 0 1 £52,500 +5.00% 3
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) IBM
3 6 (75.00%) AIX
3 6 (75.00%) Solaris
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) Dell
3 6 (75.00%) EMC
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (75.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) Banking
5 4 (50.00%) Symantec
5 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
6 3 (37.50%) X-Windows
6 3 (37.50%) MQSeries
6 3 (37.50%) WebSphere MQ

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (37.50%) MQSeries
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 1 (12.50%) WinDbg
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Designer
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (37.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) AIX
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Solaris
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
3 6 (75.00%) Dell
3 6 (75.00%) EMC
3 6 (75.00%) IBM
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (50.00%) Symantec
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) CA
6 1 (12.50%) Varonis
Edinburgh
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
O'Connell Resourcing
Salary: Unspecified : Excellent Compensation and Benefits package on offer
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Red61 Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago