Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 127 139
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 +1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 19 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.76% 0.83% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 8.92% 9.91% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 11
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £38,670 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.16% +28.90% -27.27%
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £38,670 £33,750
% change year-on-year +3.44% +14.58% -20.59%

vSphere 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 213 212 217
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 8.55% 8.39% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 135 141 127
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £73,250 £63,750 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £38,670 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.91% +10.48% -

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 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, IT jobs citing vSphere 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 vSphere.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
3 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
4 15 (78.95%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (73.68%) PowerShell
6 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (63.16%) Cisco
8 11 (57.89%) HP
9 10 (52.63%) IIS
9 10 (52.63%) ITIL
9 10 (52.63%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
10 9 (47.37%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (47.37%) ITIL V3
11 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (42.11%) EMC
12 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
12 7 (36.84%) SQL
12 7 (36.84%) Validation
12 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (36.84%) Performance Management
12 7 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (36.84%) EMC VNX
12 7 (36.84%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (36.84%) Virtual Team
13 6 (31.58%) Coaching

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 10 (52.63%) IIS
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
2 4 (21.05%) JBoss
2 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Cloud Computing
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (47.37%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.26%) Office 365
4 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) NAS
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
2 3 (15.79%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Bitbucket
1 4 (21.05%) GCC
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
1 4 (21.05%) MSI
1 4 (21.05%) NuGet
1 4 (21.05%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) DevOps Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Windows Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Pensions Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) EMC VNX
1 7 (36.84%) Virtual Team
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) Tandem
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
1 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL V3
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (36.84%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (36.84%) Performance Management
3 7 (36.84%) Validation
4 6 (31.58%) Coaching
4 6 (31.58%) DevOps
5 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
6 4 (21.05%) High Availability
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (15.79%) Line Management
8 2 (10.53%) Project Management
9 1 (5.26%) Server Building
9 1 (5.26%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) PowerShell
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
3 5 (26.32%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) Perl
4 4 (21.05%) VBScript
5 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (10.53%) XenApp
3 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (78.95%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (26.32%) Ansible
2 5 (26.32%) Puppet
3 4 (21.05%) Capistrano
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (21.05%) PowerCLI
3 4 (21.05%) yum
4 2 (10.53%) SCCM
4 2 (10.53%) WSUS
5 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 12 (63.16%) Cisco
4 11 (57.89%) HP
5 8 (42.11%) EMC
6 4 (21.05%) F5
6 4 (21.05%) Perforce
7 2 (10.53%) Citrix
8 1 (5.26%) Avaya
8 1 (5.26%) Symantec
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago