Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 141 136
Rank change year-on-year +37 -5 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 49 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.83% 0.087% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 19.76% 0.89% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 46 1 15
Edinburgh median annual salary £56,250 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -16.67% +23.29%
10th Percentile £42,875 £36,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £38,750 £68,100
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year +23.53% -3.95% +11.32%

VMware ESXi is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 248 224 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.25% 9.74% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 158 164 150
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £27,661 £29,400 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 47 (95.92%) VMware
2 45 (91.84%) Windows
2 45 (91.84%) Active Directory
3 42 (85.71%) PowerShell
4 38 (77.55%) Windows Server
5 31 (63.27%) SCOM
6 30 (61.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (59.18%) SCCM
8 28 (57.14%) Microsoft
8 28 (57.14%) ITIL
8 28 (57.14%) Citrix
8 28 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 27 (55.10%) MCSE
10 26 (53.06%) Cisco
11 25 (51.02%) DHCP
11 25 (51.02%) DNS
11 25 (51.02%) Virtual Team
12 24 (48.98%) MS Exchange
13 23 (46.94%) XenApp
13 23 (46.94%) Exchange Server 2010
14 20 (40.82%) XenDesktop
14 20 (40.82%) Hyper-V
14 20 (40.82%) Microsoft Azure
14 20 (40.82%) SAN
15 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (38.78%) Skype for Business
15 19 (38.78%) Microsoft App-V
16 18 (36.73%) Symantec
17 17 (34.69%) Root Cause Analysis
18 16 (32.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

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 24 (48.98%) MS Exchange
2 23 (46.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (38.78%) Skype for Business
4 12 (24.49%) IBM Domino
5 5 (10.20%) IIS
6 4 (8.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.04%) JBoss
7 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (24.49%) Mimecast
3 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (12.24%) Office 365
5 2 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (51.02%) DHCP
1 25 (51.02%) DNS
2 20 (40.82%) SAN
3 14 (28.57%) Skype
4 13 (26.53%) Internet
5 12 (24.49%) Unified Communications
6 10 (20.41%) LAN
6 10 (20.41%) WAN
7 1 (2.04%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (2.04%) Firewall
7 1 (2.04%) IPsec
7 1 (2.04%) MPLS
7 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.04%) OSPF
7 1 (2.04%) RIP
7 1 (2.04%) SSL
7 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.04%) VoIP
7 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (38.78%) Analyst
3 14 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
4 13 (26.53%) IT Analyst
5 12 (24.49%) IT Engineer
5 12 (24.49%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) VMware Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Architect
10 2 (4.08%) Citrix Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (4.08%) Lead Architect
10 2 (4.08%) Pensions Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) Server Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) Java EE
2 1 (2.04%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (51.02%) Virtual Team
2 16 (32.65%) Blackberry
3 13 (26.53%) EMC VNX
4 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.04%) Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 45 (91.84%) Windows
2 38 (77.55%) Windows Server
3 30 (61.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (14.29%) Linux
6 4 (8.16%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.04%) CentOS
7 1 (2.04%) Debian
7 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) ITIL
2 17 (34.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.57%) Application Packaging
4 13 (26.53%) ITIL V3
4 13 (26.53%) Performance Management
4 13 (26.53%) Validation
5 12 (24.49%) Change Management
5 12 (24.49%) Performance Analysis
5 12 (24.49%) Service Delivery
6 6 (12.24%) IT Strategy
6 6 (12.24%) Project Management
7 5 (10.20%) BCP
7 5 (10.20%) Investment Management
8 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
8 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (8.16%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
9 3 (6.12%) Information Security
9 3 (6.12%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 11 (22.45%) SQL
3 6 (12.24%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (55.10%) MCSE
3 13 (26.53%) MCSA
4 3 (6.12%) Degree
5 2 (4.08%) CISSP
5 2 (4.08%) MBA
6 1 (2.04%) CCNA
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
2 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (91.84%) Active Directory
2 23 (46.94%) XenApp
3 20 (40.82%) Hyper-V
3 20 (40.82%) XenDesktop
4 19 (38.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 16 (32.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (12.24%) vSphere
7 1 (2.04%) KVM
Systems Management
1 31 (63.27%) SCOM
2 29 (59.18%) SCCM
3 16 (32.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 12 (24.49%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (16.33%) Nagios
5 8 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (14.29%) Puppet
6 7 (14.29%) WSUS
7 6 (12.24%) Ansible
8 4 (8.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (2.04%) Cacti
9 1 (2.04%) Graphite
9 1 (2.04%) Icinga
9 1 (2.04%) Linux-HA
9 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (2.04%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 47 (95.92%) VMware
2 28 (57.14%) Citrix
2 28 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 26 (53.06%) Cisco
4 18 (36.73%) Symantec
5 15 (30.61%) Google
6 13 (26.53%) EMC
6 13 (26.53%) ServiceNow
6 13 (26.53%) SolarWinds
7 12 (24.49%) Lotus
8 7 (14.29%) Splunk
9 6 (12.24%) CA
9 6 (12.24%) F5
9 6 (12.24%) Varonis
10 1 (2.04%) AppSense
10 1 (2.04%) HP
10 1 (2.04%) Red Hat