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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 142 159 139
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 12 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.38% 0.12% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 4.63% 1.53% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £32,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £42,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £42,500 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
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
259 262 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.27% 7.66% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 154 177 147
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £47,400
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
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 27 February 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 +9 10 £32,000 -
Glasgow +14 2 - - 2
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (81.25%) HP
4 12 (75.00%) Control-M
4 12 (75.00%) SQL
4 12 (75.00%) Linux
5 11 (68.75%) SolarWinds
6 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
6 10 (62.50%) BMC
7 9 (56.25%) Veritas
7 9 (56.25%) AIX
7 9 (56.25%) NetBackup
7 9 (56.25%) HP SIM
8 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (43.75%) Finance
9 7 (43.75%) Asset Management
9 7 (43.75%) Solaris
9 7 (43.75%) Release Management
10 5 (31.25%) SAN
11 4 (25.00%) NetApp
12 3 (18.75%) EMC
12 3 (18.75%) Intel
12 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
12 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
12 3 (18.75%) Brocade
13 2 (12.50%) Firewall
13 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
13 2 (12.50%) Degree
13 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) NAS
2 2 (12.50%) SMTP
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) SNMP
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 10 (62.50%) Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Support Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) AIX
4 7 (43.75%) Solaris
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (43.75%) Asset Management
2 7 (43.75%) Release Management
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) Control-M
2 9 (56.25%) NetBackup
2 9 (56.25%) HP SIM
3 2 (12.50%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) HP
3 11 (68.75%) SolarWinds
4 10 (62.50%) BMC
5 9 (56.25%) Veritas
6 4 (25.00%) NetApp
7 3 (18.75%) EMC
7 3 (18.75%) Intel
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) Brocade
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco
9 1 (6.25%) Dell
9 1 (6.25%) Symantec
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