Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware ESXi (formerly ESX Server)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 185 218
Rank change year-on-year -10 +33 -13
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESXi 39 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.68% 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 5.80% 4.91% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 38 14 10
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £49,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.16% - +32.43%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,700 £36,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £73,750 £57,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

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 Scotland with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 672 407 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.78% 8.68% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 468 260 292
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,675 £22,525
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,663 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +4.94% +1.25%

VMware ESXi
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing VMware ESXi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for VMware ESXi in Scotland

VMware ESXi
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for VMware ESXi in Scotland

VMware ESXi
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware ESXi in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware ESXi in Scotland

VMware ESXi
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESXi within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh 0 28 £42,500 -35.85% 3
Glasgow -26 11 £55,500 +68.18%
VMware ESXi
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for VMware ESXi.

1 38 (97.44%) VMware
2 36 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (74.36%) Cisco
4 27 (69.23%) vCenter Server
5 25 (64.10%) Windows Server
5 25 (64.10%) Windows
6 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
7 21 (53.85%) Linux
8 17 (43.59%) Presales
9 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (35.90%) Load Balancing
10 14 (35.90%) Network Security
10 14 (35.90%) Web Services
10 14 (35.90%) CCNA
10 14 (35.90%) VoIP
10 14 (35.90%) WAN
10 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (33.33%) LAN
11 13 (33.33%) Unified Communications
11 13 (33.33%) Telepresence
11 13 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
11 13 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
12 7 (17.95%) Private Cloud
12 7 (17.95%) vSphere
12 7 (17.95%) Finance
13 6 (15.38%) SAN
13 6 (15.38%) Citrix
13 6 (15.38%) XenDesktop
13 6 (15.38%) Office 365

VMware ESXi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (7.69%) IIS
1 3 (7.69%) MQSeries
1 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (15.38%) Office 365
4 1 (2.56%) IaaS
4 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) Network Security
1 14 (35.90%) VoIP
1 14 (35.90%) WAN
2 13 (33.33%) LAN
2 13 (33.33%) Telepresence
2 13 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 6 (15.38%) SAN
4 1 (2.56%) DHCP
4 1 (2.56%) DNS
4 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.56%) NAS
4 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Cloud Engineer
2 14 (35.90%) Cisco Engineer
2 14 (35.90%) Systems Engineer
2 14 (35.90%) VMware Engineer
3 13 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (33.33%) Linux Server Engineer
3 13 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 13 (33.33%) Server Engineer
3 13 (33.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 13 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Designer
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (2.56%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (2.56%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) Web Services
2 3 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (5.13%) .NET
4 1 (2.56%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Windows
1 25 (64.10%) Windows Server
2 21 (53.85%) Linux
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.13%) AIX
6 2 (5.13%) Mac OS
6 2 (5.13%) Solaris
6 2 (5.13%) Unix
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Presales
2 14 (35.90%) Load Balancing
3 13 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.69%) Project Management
5 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.13%) Decision-Making
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Use Case
6 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.56%) Disruptive Innovation
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) CCNA
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) GDPR
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.95%) vSphere
3 6 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
4 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.69%) XenApp
5 3 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (69.23%) vCenter Server
2 13 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.56%) Ansible
3 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) SCCM
3 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) VMware
2 29 (74.36%) Cisco
3 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.38%) Citrix
5 4 (10.26%) HP
6 3 (7.69%) Dell
6 3 (7.69%) IBM
6 3 (7.69%) NetApp
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle
6 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.13%) EMC
7 2 (5.13%) Symantec
7 2 (5.13%) TOWER Software
8 1 (2.56%) SAP
8 1 (2.56%) Veritas