The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESXi 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 ESXi over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESXi
Rank 149 158 135
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 4 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.27% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 1.55% 3.67% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 13
Average salary £45,000 £24,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -49.47%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £42,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +12.58%
VMware ESXi
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
258 245 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.30% 7.42% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 151 160 169
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £26,695
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

VMware ESXi
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESXi Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESXi across the Scotland region.

VMware ESXi Salary Trend in Scotland

VMware ESXi
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 ESXi within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 January 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 +4 3 £45,000 -
Dundee +11 1 - -
VMware ESXi
UK

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 11 (84.62%) VMware
4 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 10 (76.92%) SAN
5 9 (69.23%) Blackberry
5 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
5 9 (69.23%) IIS
5 9 (69.23%) MS Office
5 9 (69.23%) ITIL
5 9 (69.23%) Windows XP
5 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
5 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
5 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
5 9 (69.23%) Cisco IPT
5 9 (69.23%) IP Telephony
5 9 (69.23%) Firewall
5 9 (69.23%) Lync
5 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (69.23%) Windows Phone
6 7 (53.85%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
6 7 (53.85%) Law
7 5 (38.46%) Degree
8 4 (30.77%) MCSA
8 4 (30.77%) VPN
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VMware ESXi 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 ESXi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (69.23%) IIS
1 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
1 9 (69.23%) Lync
1 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) IP Telephony
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco IPT
3 4 (30.77%) VLAN
3 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) IPsec
4 2 (15.38%) VoIP
4 2 (15.38%) NAS
5 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (53.85%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Blackberry
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (69.23%) Windows XP
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Phone
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) BCP
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) MCSA
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
4 7 (53.85%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (15.38%) vSphere
6 1 (7.69%) NFS
6 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
6 1 (7.69%) Samba
6 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
1 2 (15.38%) Cacti
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) Rackspace