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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 166 143 137
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 9 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.42% 0.77%
As % of the System Software category 2.81% 5.80% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 6
Average salary £40,000 £33,250 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.30% -13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,010 £31,500 £22,953
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £35,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +7.50%
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
320 224 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.84% 7.30% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 181 121 216
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 -16 6 £40,000 +26.98%
Aberdeen +13 1 - -
Glasgow -12 1 £39,500 +12.85%
West Lothian - 1 £50,000 - 1
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (66.67%) vSphere
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) XenApp
6 4 (33.33%) SAN
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) HP
6 4 (33.33%) Dell
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) AppSense
7 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) NetApp
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) XenServer
7 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
7 3 (25.00%) XenMobile
7 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (16.67%) KVM
8 2 (16.67%) WSUS
8 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
8 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management
8 2 (16.67%) VLAN

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) DTV
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) Wiki
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management
1 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Security Management
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Facility Management
2 1 (8.33%) Line Management
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (66.67%) vSphere
3 5 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (33.33%) XenApp
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) XenServer
5 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (16.67%) KVM
6 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
7 1 (8.33%) Gluster
7 1 (8.33%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) XenMobile
2 2 (16.67%) WSUS
3 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) Dell
4 3 (25.00%) AppSense
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
Livingston, West Lothian
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago