The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 170 151 143
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 8 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.45% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 2.62% 5.22% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 11
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
System Software Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
305 268 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.53% 8.60% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 208 155 179
Average salary £36,000 £33,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.46% -9.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESX
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen +5 3 £27,000 -36.47%
Edinburgh -19 3 - -
Glasgow -15 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £42,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £42,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £42,500 -
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (55.56%) Dell
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (33.33%) vSphere
6 3 (33.33%) XenApp
6 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 3 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) Service Management
7 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Symantec
7 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (22.22%) VBScript
7 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 2 (22.22%) Retail
7 2 (22.22%) Clustering
7 2 (22.22%) AppSense
7 2 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (22.22%) Fiddler
7 2 (22.22%) SCOM
7 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) PowerShell

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
1 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
2 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Director
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Celerra
2 1 (11.11%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Business Development
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) VBScript
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) NCDA
2 1 (11.11%) NCIE
2 1 (11.11%) VCAP
2 1 (11.11%) CCEE
2 1 (11.11%) CCIA
2 1 (11.11%) HP AIS
2 1 (11.11%) HP ASE
2 1 (11.11%) HP MASE
2 1 (11.11%) VCDX
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) MCTS
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 3 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (11.11%) vCloud
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
1 2 (22.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Dell
4 3 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Symantec
5 2 (22.22%) AppSense
5 2 (22.22%) Fujitsu
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp
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