Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 months to 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 101 77
Rank change year-on-year -32 -24 +25
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 105 122 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.83% 2.34% 3.24%
As % of the System Software category 15.72% 26.24% 34.86%
Number of salaries quoted 69 81 122
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £28,747 £26,250 £27,690
90th Percentile £54,000 £69,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

VMware Infrastructure 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 668 465 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.63% 8.92% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 467 310 346
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,670
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.91% +10.48%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,450 £23,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £56,875
UK median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Scotland

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Scotland

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Scotland

VMware Infrastructure
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 Infrastructure within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 July 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 +1 57 £42,500 - 9
Glasgow -31 41 £45,000 +13.92% 8
Stirling -3 2 £34,000 -30.26%
West Lothian -3 1 - - 4
Aberdeen -4 1 £39,000 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £27,500 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
North Ayrshire - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 105 (100.00%) VMware
2 56 (53.33%) Windows
3 54 (51.43%) Linux
4 50 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 46 (43.81%) Windows Server
6 43 (40.95%) Cisco
7 37 (35.24%) Microsoft Azure
8 34 (32.38%) Hyper-V
8 34 (32.38%) Firewall
9 32 (30.48%) Amazon AWS
9 32 (30.48%) Load Balancing
10 31 (29.52%) Active Directory
10 31 (29.52%) VMware ESXi
11 29 (27.62%) vCenter Server
12 24 (22.86%) SQL
13 23 (21.90%) SQL Server
14 22 (20.95%) Data Centre
15 20 (19.05%) Unix
16 19 (18.10%) Solaris
16 19 (18.10%) Oracle
17 18 (17.14%) TCP/IP
17 18 (17.14%) Office 365
18 17 (16.19%) WAN
18 17 (16.19%) Cisco Certification
18 17 (16.19%) CCNA
18 17 (16.19%) Network Security
19 16 (15.24%) Migration
19 16 (15.24%) LAN
19 16 (15.24%) VoIP
19 16 (15.24%) AIX

VMware Infrastructure
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 16 (15.24%) Tomcat
2 14 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 13 (12.38%) JBoss
3 13 (12.38%) WebLogic
4 12 (11.43%) Apache
4 12 (11.43%) iPlanet
4 12 (11.43%) Oracle Application Server
5 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.76%) Skype for Business
7 4 (3.81%) Jetty
8 3 (2.86%) IIS
8 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.90%) Confluence
9 2 (1.90%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.90%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.95%) nginx
10 1 (0.95%) Tornado
10 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.81%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (11.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.95%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 37 (35.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (30.48%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (17.14%) Office 365
4 7 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (3.81%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.90%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.90%) GitHub
7 2 (1.90%) IaaS
7 2 (1.90%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.95%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.95%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.95%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.95%) PaaS
8 1 (0.95%) Route 53
8 1 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (32.38%) Firewall
2 18 (17.14%) TCP/IP
3 17 (16.19%) Network Security
3 17 (16.19%) WAN
4 16 (15.24%) LAN
4 16 (15.24%) SAN
4 16 (15.24%) VoIP
5 15 (14.29%) DNS
5 15 (14.29%) VPN
6 13 (12.38%) DHCP
6 13 (12.38%) Telepresence
6 13 (12.38%) Unified Communications
7 4 (3.81%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (2.86%) Skype
8 3 (2.86%) Wireless
9 2 (1.90%) BGP
9 2 (1.90%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (1.90%) VLAN
9 2 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.81%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.90%) DB2
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.95%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.95%) MySQL
5 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.95%) Power BI
5 1 (0.95%) Redis
5 1 (0.95%) Riak
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.81%) Cucumber
2 4 (3.81%) Selenium
3 3 (2.86%) JIRA
4 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.95%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.95%) Gatling
5 1 (0.95%) JMeter
5 1 (0.95%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.95%) Subversion
5 1 (0.95%) The Grinder
5 1 (0.95%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (9.52%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Law
3 3 (2.86%) Legal
3 3 (2.86%) Retail
4 2 (1.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.95%) Automotive
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (27.62%) Cloud Engineer
2 15 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 14 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 13 (12.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (12.38%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (12.38%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 12 (11.43%) Analyst
5 12 (11.43%) Build Engineer
5 12 (11.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 12 (11.43%) Migration Engineer
5 12 (11.43%) Unix Engineer
5 12 (11.43%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 12 (11.43%) VMware Engineer
6 11 (10.48%) Linux Server Engineer
6 11 (10.48%) Server Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.38%) Web Services
2 12 (11.43%) J2EE
3 4 (3.81%) AngularJS
3 4 (3.81%) Hibernate
3 4 (3.81%) HTML
3 4 (3.81%) HTML5
3 4 (3.81%) Node.js
3 4 (3.81%) Spring
4 3 (2.86%) .NET
4 3 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.95%) Flash
5 1 (0.95%) Flask
5 1 (0.95%) JMS
5 1 (0.95%) JPA
5 1 (0.95%) Kafka
5 1 (0.95%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (0.95%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.95%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) Data Centre
2 14 (13.33%) Clustering
3 13 (12.38%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (7.62%) Private Cloud
4 8 (7.62%) Public Cloud
5 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.86%) Fintech
7 3 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.86%) iPhone
8 2 (1.90%) iPad
8 2 (1.90%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.90%) Replication
9 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.95%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.95%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 56 (53.33%) Windows
2 54 (51.43%) Linux
3 46 (43.81%) Windows Server
4 20 (19.05%) Unix
5 19 (18.10%) Solaris
6 16 (15.24%) AIX
7 14 (13.33%) HPUX
8 12 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (7.62%) Windows 10
12 7 (6.67%) Mac OS
12 7 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (4.76%) Windows 7
14 3 (2.86%) CentOS
14 3 (2.86%) Ubuntu
15 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.90%) Mac OS X
15 2 (1.90%) OpenVMS
15 2 (1.90%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.48%) Load Balancing
2 16 (15.24%) Migration
3 15 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (14.29%) Service Management
4 14 (13.33%) ITIL
5 13 (12.38%) Converged Infrastructure
5 13 (12.38%) ITSM
5 13 (12.38%) Presales
6 12 (11.43%) Collaborative Working
6 12 (11.43%) High Availability
6 12 (11.43%) Programme Management
6 12 (11.43%) Runbook
6 12 (11.43%) Server Virtualisation
6 12 (11.43%) Tech Ops
6 12 (11.43%) TOGAF
7 10 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (7.62%) DevOps
9 6 (5.71%) Change Control
9 6 (5.71%) Deployment Automation
9 6 (5.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.86%) SQL
2 10 (9.52%) Java
3 9 (8.57%) PowerShell
4 8 (7.62%) Python
5 7 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.81%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.86%) Java 8
7 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.95%) C#
8 1 (0.95%) Clojure
8 1 (0.95%) Erlang
8 1 (0.95%) F#
8 1 (0.95%) Haskell
8 1 (0.95%) Perl
8 1 (0.95%) Ruby
8 1 (0.95%) Scala
8 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (16.19%) CCNA
1 17 (16.19%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (7.62%) Degree
3 4 (3.81%) MCSE
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.86%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.90%) HND
5 2 (1.90%) MCSA
5 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.95%) CCNP
6 1 (0.95%) GPEN
6 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.95%) OSCP
6 1 (0.95%) VCAP
6 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.43%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.95%) GCP
3 1 (0.95%) GDPR
3 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (32.38%) Hyper-V
2 31 (29.52%) Active Directory
2 31 (29.52%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (13.33%) KVM
4 12 (11.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 10 (9.52%) vSphere
6 9 (8.57%) Docker
7 4 (3.81%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (3.81%) VMware NSX
7 4 (3.81%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (3.81%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.95%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.95%) Firmware
8 1 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.95%) NFS
8 1 (0.95%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.95%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.95%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (27.62%) vCenter Server
2 15 (14.29%) SCCM
3 13 (12.38%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (10.48%) Ansible
4 11 (10.48%) SCOM
5 7 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (6.67%) Puppet
6 4 (3.81%) Kubernetes
7 3 (2.86%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (1.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (1.90%) vRealize
9 1 (0.95%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.95%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.95%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.95%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.95%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 105 (100.00%) VMware
2 50 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 43 (40.95%) Cisco
4 19 (18.10%) Oracle
5 13 (12.38%) Red Hat
6 12 (11.43%) Cognizant
6 12 (11.43%) PlateSpin
6 12 (11.43%) Sun
6 12 (11.43%) Veritas
7 11 (10.48%) EMC
8 9 (8.57%) Dell
9 8 (7.62%) Citrix
10 6 (5.71%) Meraki
11 5 (4.76%) Apple
11 5 (4.76%) IBM
11 5 (4.76%) NetApp
12 4 (3.81%) HP
12 4 (3.81%) Veeam
13 3 (2.86%) Avaya
13 3 (2.86%) Google