Period
to 16 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 127 134
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 31 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.19% 0.32% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 14.03% 3.43% 8.37%
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 221 204 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.48% 9.38% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 136 156 124
Edinburgh median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% +5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,375 £21,775
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,125 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £44,705 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +3.90% +2.67%

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 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 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 29 (93.55%) Windows
3 28 (90.32%) Active Directory
3 28 (90.32%) Windows Server
4 26 (83.87%) PowerShell
5 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (61.29%) SCOM
6 19 (61.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (61.29%) MCSE
7 18 (58.06%) Citrix
8 17 (54.84%) ITIL
8 17 (54.84%) Cisco
8 17 (54.84%) SCCM
8 17 (54.84%) Virtual Team
9 16 (51.61%) DNS
9 16 (51.61%) DHCP
10 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
10 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (41.94%) XenApp
12 12 (38.71%) XenDesktop
12 12 (38.71%) Finance
12 12 (38.71%) SAN
13 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
13 11 (35.48%) Microsoft App-V
13 11 (35.48%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
14 10 (32.26%) Application Packaging
14 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (29.03%) Internet

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 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
2 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (25.81%) IBM Domino
3 8 (25.81%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.45%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (25.81%) Mimecast
3 2 (6.45%) 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 12 (38.71%) 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 1 (3.23%) Firewall
6 1 (3.23%) MPLS
6 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security
6 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) 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%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Citrix Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Pensions Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Server Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Citrix Support
9 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
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 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 28 (90.32%) Windows Server
3 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.45%) 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 2 (6.45%) BCP
7 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.23%) Fund Management
8 1 (3.23%) Investment Management
8 1 (3.23%) Service Management
8 1 (3.23%) Time Management
8 1 (3.23%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 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 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (90.32%) 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 17 (54.84%) SCCM
3 8 (25.81%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (25.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (22.58%) WSUS
5 3 (9.68%) Nagios
5 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (6.45%) Puppet
7 1 (3.23%) Ansible
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (3.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (58.06%) Citrix
3 17 (54.84%) Cisco
4 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
5 9 (29.03%) EMC
5 9 (29.03%) Google
5 9 (29.03%) SolarWinds
6 8 (25.81%) Lotus
6 8 (25.81%) ServiceNow
6 8 (25.81%) Symantec
7 3 (9.68%) Splunk
8 2 (6.45%) F5
9 1 (3.23%) HP
9 1 (3.23%) Ivanti
9 1 (3.23%) Red Hat