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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware ESXi
Rank 158 156 158
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 3 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 1.35% 1.49% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
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
222 268 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.44% 8.79% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 141 156 162
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 5 February 2016. 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 +7 2 £67,500 +50.00%
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
VMware ESXi
UK

VMware ESXi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
5 8 (61.54%) Data ONTAP
5 8 (61.54%) SAN
5 8 (61.54%) NetApp
5 8 (61.54%) Problem Management
6 7 (53.85%) iSCSI
6 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (53.85%) NFS
6 7 (53.85%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (46.15%) Clustering
8 5 (38.46%) SCCM
8 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (38.46%) Change Management
8 5 (38.46%) DNS
8 5 (38.46%) DHCP
8 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
8 5 (38.46%) ITIL
8 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (30.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (30.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (30.77%) Varonis
9 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (30.77%) Office 365
9 4 (30.77%) Lync
9 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
9 4 (30.77%) PowerShell

VMware ESXi
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (30.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (30.77%) Lync
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project Server
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) SAN
2 7 (53.85%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (53.85%) iSCSI
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) WinDbg
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Storage Specialist
2 6 (46.15%) NetApp Specialist
2 6 (46.15%) Support Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) SAN Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) SAN Storage Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) SAN Support
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Storage Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Clustering
2 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
2 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 8 (61.54%) Data ONTAP
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Problem Management
2 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (38.46%) Change Management
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
4 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) People Management
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.69%) DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) Line Management
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) NFS
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (30.77%) XenApp
2 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 4 (30.77%) SCOM
2 4 (30.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (30.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) NetApp
4 4 (30.77%) CA
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) Symantec
4 4 (30.77%) Varonis