Period
to 26 April 2018

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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 124 142
Rank change year-on-year +7 +18 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 25 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.95% 0.64% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 9.40% 7.73% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 2
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.29% +16.67% +81.82%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £50,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £74,000 £69,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £49,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% -10.71% +48.48%

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 266 181 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.06% 8.23% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 158 123 100
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +21.21%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,025
90th Percentile £68,750 £73,750 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +4.40%

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing VMware ESXi 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 VMware ESXi.

1 25 (100.00%) VMware
1 25 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (96.00%) Cisco
2 24 (96.00%) vCenter Server
3 15 (60.00%) Linux
4 14 (56.00%) Web Services
4 14 (56.00%) Windows
4 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (56.00%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (56.00%) Load Balancing
4 14 (56.00%) Network Security
4 14 (56.00%) Presales
4 14 (56.00%) Windows Server
5 13 (52.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 11 (44.00%) CCNA
6 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (40.00%) LAN
7 10 (40.00%) VoIP
7 10 (40.00%) WAN
7 10 (40.00%) Telepresence
7 10 (40.00%) Unified Communications
7 10 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (28.00%) Private Cloud
9 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
9 1 (4.00%) IaaS
9 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (4.00%) Ansible
9 1 (4.00%) Disruptive Innovation
9 1 (4.00%) Python

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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (56.00%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Network Security
2 10 (40.00%) LAN
2 10 (40.00%) Telepresence
2 10 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 10 (40.00%) VoIP
2 10 (40.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 14 (56.00%) Systems Engineer
2 14 (56.00%) VMware Engineer
3 13 (52.00%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (52.00%) Linux Server Engineer
3 13 (52.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 13 (52.00%) Server Engineer
3 13 (52.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (40.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Load Balancing
1 14 (56.00%) Presales
2 13 (52.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.00%) Disruptive Innovation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) CCNA
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 25 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (96.00%) vCenter Server
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.00%) Ansible
3 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (96.00%) Cisco
3 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat