Period
to 2 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for VMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMS over the 6 months to 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMS
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 114 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +137
Permanent jobs citing VMS 5 0 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.29% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.36% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median annual salary £31,000 - -
Scotland median annual salary £31,000 - -

VMS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 367 524 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 21.06% 20.65% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 202 365 308
Median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +15.28% -13.25%
10th Percentile £23,875 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,250 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,439 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.04% +10.23% -7.23%

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing VMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for VMS in Edinburgh

VMS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMS in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for VMS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, IT jobs citing VMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for VMS.

1 5 (100.00%) VBScript
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) WSUS
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 5 (100.00%) vCloud
1 5 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
1 5 (100.00%) Server Patching
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 5 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (100.00%) Resource Allocation
1 5 (100.00%) vCenter Server
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Server Management

VMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Resource Allocation
1 5 (100.00%) Server Management
1 5 (100.00%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) vCloud
1 5 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (100.00%) vCenter Server
1 5 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto