Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 129 126
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3 +9
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.61% 0.74%
As % of the System Software category 2.22% 7.39% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 12
Edinburgh median annual salary £36,041 £60,000 £37,585
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.93% +59.64% +25.28%
10th Percentile £28,747 £33,700 £29,400
90th Percentile £43,750 £60,000 £54,875
Scotland median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £39,335
% change year-on-year -3.13% +1.69% +16.55%

vSphere 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%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing vSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Edinburgh

vSphere
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Edinburgh

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing vSphere 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 vSphere.

1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Dell
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner

vSphere
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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business IT Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Task Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Perfmon
1 1 (16.67%) vRealize
1 1 (16.67%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Dell
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) HP