The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 80 62
Rank change year-on-year +4 -18  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 19 18 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.69% 1.34% 3.18%
As % of the System Software category 27.54% 21.43% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 25
Median salary £62,500 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% +26.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,750 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £36,878
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware Infrastructure 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 84 106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 6.15% 6.24% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 46 56 58
Median salary £62,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Edinburgh

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Edinburgh

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 51 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (62.75%) Windows
3 26 (50.98%) Active Directory
4 21 (41.18%) Cisco
5 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
6 19 (37.25%) Linux
6 19 (37.25%) PowerShell
7 18 (35.29%) Finance
7 18 (35.29%) Windows Server
8 17 (33.33%) SQL
8 17 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 16 (31.37%) LAN
10 15 (29.41%) WAN
10 15 (29.41%) SCCM
11 13 (25.49%) Puppet
11 13 (25.49%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
13 11 (21.57%) Citrix
13 11 (21.57%) Perl
13 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (21.57%) Data Centre
14 10 (19.61%) Ansible
14 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (19.61%) Python
15 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
15 9 (17.65%) ITIL
15 9 (17.65%) Degree
16 8 (15.69%) DevOps
16 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
16 8 (15.69%) vSphere

VMware Infrastructure
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 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.76%) Skype for Business
4 5 (9.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (7.84%) IIS
6 3 (5.88%) Apache
6 3 (5.88%) JBoss
6 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (11.76%) Office 365
4 4 (7.84%) IaaS
5 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.92%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) LAN
2 15 (29.41%) WAN
3 7 (13.73%) DNS
3 7 (13.73%) Firewall
4 6 (11.76%) DHCP
4 6 (11.76%) SAN
5 5 (9.80%) LDAP
6 4 (7.84%) NAS
7 2 (3.92%) Internet
7 2 (3.92%) VPN
7 2 (3.92%) WLAN
8 1 (1.96%) MPLS
8 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.96%) VoIP
8 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.96%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.96%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.96%) QlikView
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.92%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.92%) GCC
3 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.92%) Maven
3 2 (3.92%) MSI
3 2 (3.92%) NuGet
3 2 (3.92%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (3.92%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.96%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.96%) FogBugz
4 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Administrator
1 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (15.69%) Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Automation Tester
6 3 (5.88%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Automation Tester
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Manual Tester
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Tester
6 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.96%) Middleware
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.80%) Blackberry
2 5 (9.80%) Replication
3 4 (7.84%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) EMC VNX
4 2 (3.92%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.92%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.96%) EPoS
5 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (62.75%) Windows
2 19 (37.25%) Linux
3 18 (35.29%) Windows Server
4 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (11.76%) Solaris
6 6 (11.76%) Ubuntu
7 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.88%) Android
8 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
8 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.92%) Unix
9 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) ITIL
2 8 (15.69%) DevOps
2 8 (15.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.76%) IT Strategy
4 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 6 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (9.80%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (7.84%) Asset Management
6 4 (7.84%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (7.84%) Investment Management
6 4 (7.84%) Patch Management
7 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.88%) Manual Testing
7 3 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.88%) SDLC
8 2 (3.92%) BCP
8 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) PowerShell
2 17 (33.33%) SQL
3 11 (21.57%) Perl
4 10 (19.61%) Python
5 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 6 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.80%) C#
6 5 (9.80%) Java
7 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.88%) Ruby
9 2 (3.92%) VBScript
10 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.96%) Korn
10 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.84%) ISEB
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.88%) MCSE
4 2 (3.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.92%) MCP
4 2 (3.92%) NCDA
4 2 (3.92%) NCIE
4 2 (3.92%) VCAP
4 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.96%) CCNA
5 1 (1.96%) CCNP
5 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.96%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.96%) MCITP
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 26 (50.98%) Active Directory
2 17 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 8 (15.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (15.69%) vSphere
4 7 (13.73%) XenApp
4 7 (13.73%) XenDesktop
5 6 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (9.80%) NFS
6 5 (9.80%) Samba
7 3 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (3.92%) ISA Server
8 2 (3.92%) vCloud
8 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.92%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.96%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) SCCM
2 13 (25.49%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (25.49%) Puppet
3 10 (19.61%) Ansible
4 6 (11.76%) SCOM
5 5 (9.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (9.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (5.88%) Capistrano
7 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (3.92%) PowerCLI
7 2 (3.92%) vRealize
7 2 (3.92%) yum
8 1 (1.96%) Iperf
8 1 (1.96%) Nagios
8 1 (1.96%) SCSM
8 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (41.18%) Cisco
3 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
4 11 (21.57%) Citrix
5 6 (11.76%) Oracle
6 5 (9.80%) CA
6 5 (9.80%) NetApp
6 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
6 5 (9.80%) Symantec
6 5 (9.80%) Varonis
7 3 (5.88%) F5
7 3 (5.88%) Perforce
8 2 (3.92%) Dell
8 2 (3.92%) EMC
8 2 (3.92%) Google
8 2 (3.92%) HP
8 2 (3.92%) Sophos
9 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.96%) IBM
9 1 (1.96%) Veritas
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 days ago