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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 96 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 -  
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.72% 0.075% -
As % of the System Software category 11.59% 1.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £72,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.10%  

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 69 87 96
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 6.19% 6.48% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 48 62 58
Median salary £62,500 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% +21.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing VMware ESXi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 25 April 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
2 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (87.50%) Ansible
2 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
3 6 (75.00%) IT Strategy
3 6 (75.00%) XenApp
3 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) SCCM
3 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) DHCP
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 5 (62.50%) Ubuntu
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) CA
4 5 (62.50%) Symantec
4 5 (62.50%) Blackberry

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 5 (62.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (62.50%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Pensions Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) IT Strategy
2 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (50.00%) Investment Management
3 4 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) XenApp
2 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Ansible
1 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) SCOM
3 5 (62.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (62.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) CA
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Symantec
3 5 (62.50%) Varonis
4 2 (25.00%) Google