Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for VMware ESXi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware ESXi over the 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 143 135
Rank change year-on-year +30 -8 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 32 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.29% 0.16% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 15.38% 1.90% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 14
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +33.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £41,700 £50,250 £31,325
90th Percentile £73,750 £69,750 £56,750
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% +5.88%

VMware ESXi is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 208 210 219
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 8.39% 8.29% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 130 139 128
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,650 £22,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £38,670 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.91% +10.48% -

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Edinburgh

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Edinburgh

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 28 (87.50%) Windows
1 28 (87.50%) VMware
2 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 23 (71.88%) PowerShell
4 22 (68.75%) SCCM
4 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
5 20 (62.50%) Cisco
6 19 (59.38%) MS Exchange
6 19 (59.38%) SCOM
6 19 (59.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (59.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (56.25%) XenApp
7 18 (56.25%) Hyper-V
7 18 (56.25%) Citrix
7 18 (56.25%) DHCP
7 18 (56.25%) DNS
8 16 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (50.00%) XenDesktop
8 16 (50.00%) Skype for Business
9 15 (46.88%) Symantec
10 14 (43.75%) Linux
10 14 (43.75%) SQL
10 14 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (43.75%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (43.75%) Windows Server
11 13 (40.63%) Ansible
11 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
11 13 (40.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 13 (40.63%) Opscode Chef

VMware ESXi
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 19 (59.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 19 (59.38%) MS Exchange
2 16 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 9 (28.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (12.50%) IBM Domino
4 4 (12.50%) IIS
5 1 (3.13%) JBoss
5 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 19 (59.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (34.38%) Office 365
4 4 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (12.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) DHCP
1 18 (56.25%) DNS
2 11 (34.38%) LAN
2 11 (34.38%) WAN
3 9 (28.13%) SAN
4 6 (18.75%) Skype
5 5 (15.63%) Internet
6 4 (12.50%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.13%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (3.13%) IPsec
7 1 (3.13%) OSPF
7 1 (3.13%) RIP
7 1 (3.13%) SSL
7 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.13%) VLAN
7 1 (3.13%) VoIP
7 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2005
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) IT Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Lead Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Pensions Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Technician
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) Java EE
2 1 (3.13%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Blackberry
1 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
2 9 (28.13%) Virtual Team
3 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.50%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.13%) iPad
5 1 (3.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) Linux
2 14 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (28.13%) Ubuntu
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) CentOS
6 1 (3.13%) Debian
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Root Cause Analysis
2 13 (40.63%) ITIL
3 12 (37.50%) IT Strategy
4 9 (28.13%) Asset Management
5 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.00%) Investment Management
5 8 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL V3
7 5 (15.63%) Application Packaging
7 5 (15.63%) Change Management
7 5 (15.63%) Performance Management
7 5 (15.63%) Validation
8 4 (12.50%) BCP
8 4 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (12.50%) Scrum
8 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
9 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
9 3 (9.38%) Information Security
9 3 (9.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) PowerShell
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (31.25%) MCSE
3 6 (18.75%) MCSA
4 4 (12.50%) CISSP
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) MBA
5 1 (3.13%) MCP
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 18 (56.25%) Hyper-V
2 18 (56.25%) XenApp
3 16 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) KVM
5 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (68.75%) SCCM
2 19 (59.38%) SCOM
3 13 (40.63%) Ansible
3 13 (40.63%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (40.63%) Puppet
3 13 (40.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 9 (28.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 6 (18.75%) Nagios
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (6.25%) WSUS
8 1 (3.13%) Cacti
8 1 (3.13%) Graphite
8 1 (3.13%) Icinga
8 1 (3.13%) Linux-HA
8 1 (3.13%) SmokePing
8 1 (3.13%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) VMware
2 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 20 (62.50%) Cisco
4 18 (56.25%) Citrix
5 15 (46.88%) Symantec
6 11 (34.38%) CA
6 11 (34.38%) Varonis
7 9 (28.13%) Google
8 5 (15.63%) F5
8 5 (15.63%) ServiceNow
8 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
8 5 (15.63%) Splunk
9 4 (12.50%) EMC
9 4 (12.50%) Lotus
10 1 (3.13%) Apple
10 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.13%) Veeam
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Comtecs
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago