Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 114 141
Rank change year-on-year -8 +27 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 27 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.01% 1.21% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 10.00% 14.78% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 2
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.09% -4.17% +33.33%
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,550 £50,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £73,750 £69,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -26.09% +9.52% +16.67%

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 270 203 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.12% 8.21% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 167 125 139
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,650
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,670
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.91% +8.93%

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 18 July 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
1 27 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (96.30%) vCenter Server
3 14 (51.85%) CCNA
3 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (51.85%) Windows
4 13 (48.15%) Linux
4 13 (48.15%) LAN
4 13 (48.15%) VoIP
4 13 (48.15%) WAN
4 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
4 13 (48.15%) Web Services
4 13 (48.15%) Cisco CUCM
4 13 (48.15%) Unified Communications
4 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (48.15%) Load Balancing
4 13 (48.15%) Network Security
4 13 (48.15%) Telepresence
4 13 (48.15%) Presales
4 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
5 12 (44.44%) Server Virtualisation
6 7 (25.93%) Private Cloud
7 1 (3.70%) vRealize
7 1 (3.70%) Converged Infrastructure
7 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
7 1 (3.70%) VSAN
7 1 (3.70%) Task Automation
7 1 (3.70%) vRealize Orchestrator

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 13 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) LAN
1 13 (48.15%) Network Security
1 13 (48.15%) Telepresence
1 13 (48.15%) Unified Communications
1 13 (48.15%) VoIP
1 13 (48.15%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) VSAN
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Cloud Engineer
2 14 (51.85%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (48.15%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (48.15%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 13 (48.15%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 13 (48.15%) VMware Engineer
4 12 (44.44%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (44.44%) Linux Server Engineer
4 12 (44.44%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 12 (44.44%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Load Balancing
1 13 (48.15%) Presales
2 12 (44.44%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (3.70%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Task Automation
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) CCNA
1 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 27 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (96.30%) vCenter Server
2 13 (48.15%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.70%) vRealize
3 1 (3.70%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) EMC