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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware ESX Server
UK / Scotland
Rank 128 156 146
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 7 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.31% 0.14% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 3.72% 1.72% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 7
Median salary £42,500 £46,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +45.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £61,650 £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +1.19%

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
188 233 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.28% 7.90% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 122 148 157
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,878
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £50,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing VMware ESX as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +7 5 £42,500 -37.03%
Glasgow +17 2 £32,500 -27.77%
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for VMware ESX.

1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 9 (75.00%) SAN
3 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 9 (75.00%) Degree
3 9 (75.00%) Time Management
4 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
5 6 (50.00%) Business Continuity
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (41.67%) MCSE
6 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (33.33%) Information Security
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (25.00%) Windows
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 2 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
9 2 (16.67%) RHEV
9 2 (16.67%) Line Management
9 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (16.67%) Security Patching
9 2 (16.67%) F5
9 2 (16.67%) Splunk
9 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (16.67%) Office 365
9 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (16.67%) XenApp

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Server Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Storage Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Unix Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (16.67%) AIX
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Time Management
2 6 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) BCP
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Security Patching
4 2 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) MCSE
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Firmware
3 2 (16.67%) RHEV
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) Splunk
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec