Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 127 136
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9 +3
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 31 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.18% 0.32% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 13.72% 3.48% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 30 4 9
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% - +28.79%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £47,125 £68,500
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -1.16% +30.30%

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 226 201 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.63% 9.22% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 138 154 122
Edinburgh median annual salary £44,750 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.88% +5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £28,525 £26,325 £21,425
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,875 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £44,853 £39,528 £39,500
% change year-on-year +13.47% +0.07% +5.33%

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 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (96.77%) Windows
3 29 (93.55%) Windows Server
4 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
5 25 (80.65%) PowerShell
6 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (61.29%) SCOM
7 19 (61.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (61.29%) MCSE
8 18 (58.06%) Citrix
8 18 (58.06%) Cisco
9 17 (54.84%) ITIL
9 17 (54.84%) Virtual Team
10 16 (51.61%) DNS
10 16 (51.61%) DHCP
10 16 (51.61%) SCCM
11 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
12 13 (41.94%) XenApp
13 12 (38.71%) XenDesktop
13 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (35.48%) Microsoft App-V
14 11 (35.48%) Finance
14 11 (35.48%) SAN
15 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
15 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
15 10 (32.26%) Application Packaging
16 9 (29.03%) Google
16 9 (29.03%) SolarWinds

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 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (25.81%) IBM Domino
3 8 (25.81%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (25.81%) Mimecast
3 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
4 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) DHCP
1 16 (51.61%) DNS
2 11 (35.48%) SAN
3 9 (29.03%) Internet
4 8 (25.81%) Skype
4 8 (25.81%) Unified Communications
5 6 (19.35%) LAN
5 6 (19.35%) WAN
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security
7 1 (3.23%) Firewall
7 1 (3.23%) MPLS
7 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (45.16%) Analyst
3 10 (32.26%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (25.81%) IT Analyst
4 8 (25.81%) IT Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Server Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Citrix Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Linux Server Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Pensions Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Virtual Team
2 9 (29.03%) EMC VNX
3 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (25.81%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 29 (93.55%) Windows Server
3 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.68%) Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Application Packaging
3 9 (29.03%) Performance Management
3 9 (29.03%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (29.03%) Validation
4 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) Change Management
4 8 (25.81%) ITIL V3
4 8 (25.81%) Performance Analysis
4 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
5 6 (19.35%) Project Management
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
8 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.45%) Presales
8 2 (6.45%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (3.23%) BCP
9 1 (3.23%) Disruptive Innovation
9 1 (3.23%) Fund Management
9 1 (3.23%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) MCSE
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (25.81%) MCSA
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
2 13 (41.94%) XenApp
3 12 (38.71%) XenDesktop
4 11 (35.48%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
6 6 (19.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (61.29%) SCOM
2 16 (51.61%) SCCM
3 8 (25.81%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (25.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (22.58%) WSUS
5 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (6.45%) Nagios
6 2 (6.45%) Puppet
6 2 (6.45%) vCenter Server
7 1 (3.23%) Ansible
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (58.06%) Cisco
2 18 (58.06%) Citrix
3 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
4 9 (29.03%) EMC
4 9 (29.03%) Google
4 9 (29.03%) SolarWinds
5 8 (25.81%) Lotus
5 8 (25.81%) ServiceNow
5 8 (25.81%) Symantec
6 2 (6.45%) Splunk
7 1 (3.23%) F5
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) Ivanti
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat