Period
to 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 141 143 96
Rank change year-on-year +2 -47 -24
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 74 89 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.55% 1.66% 2.50%
As % of the System Software category 11.78% 14.52% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 46 55 106
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £24,000 £29,300 £30,125
90th Percentile £47,500 £64,000 £59,375
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -

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 628 613 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 13.14% 11.42% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 399 428 400
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,175 £25,613
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 2019. 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 +4 42 £45,162 +0.36% 12
Glasgow +18 20 £28,750 -34.29% 5
Renfrewshire - 4 £30,000 - 2
Aberdeen -6 3 £37,500 +41.51% 2
Scottish Borders +4 2 £36,500 -8.75%
West Lothian +8 1 - -
North Lanarkshire -2 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £37,500 - 1
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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 74 (100.00%) VMware
2 49 (66.22%) Windows
3 35 (47.30%) Azure
4 33 (44.59%) Microsoft
5 30 (40.54%) Active Directory
6 29 (39.19%) PowerShell
7 26 (35.14%) Linux
8 21 (28.38%) Cisco
8 21 (28.38%) Windows Server
9 20 (27.03%) Hyper-V
10 18 (24.32%) Windows 10
10 18 (24.32%) EMC
10 18 (24.32%) Citrix
11 17 (22.97%) DNS
11 17 (22.97%) Hybrid Cloud
11 17 (22.97%) Coaching
12 16 (21.62%) Office 365
13 15 (20.27%) Firewall
14 14 (18.92%) AWS
14 14 (18.92%) Windows 7
14 14 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 13 (17.57%) Migration
15 13 (17.57%) DHCP
15 13 (17.57%) Red Hat
16 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
16 12 (16.22%) Data Centre
16 12 (16.22%) Fintech
16 12 (16.22%) Project Delivery
17 11 (14.86%) Technical Leadership

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 4 (5.41%) IIS
2 3 (4.05%) Apache
2 3 (4.05%) JBoss
2 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (47.30%) Azure
2 16 (21.62%) Office 365
3 14 (18.92%) AWS
4 10 (13.51%) Power Platform
5 7 (9.46%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.35%) IaaS
7 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.97%) DNS
2 15 (20.27%) Firewall
3 13 (17.57%) DHCP
4 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
5 11 (14.86%) VPN
6 8 (10.81%) VLAN
7 6 (8.11%) LAN
7 6 (8.11%) SAN
7 6 (8.11%) VoIP
7 6 (8.11%) WAN
8 4 (5.41%) Internet
9 3 (4.05%) BGP
9 3 (4.05%) OSPF
9 3 (4.05%) Software-Defined Networking
9 3 (4.05%) SSH
9 3 (4.05%) VPLS
10 2 (2.70%) Network Security
10 2 (2.70%) Skype
10 2 (2.70%) SMTP
10 2 (2.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) Power BI
2 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) MySQL
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Selenium
2 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (13.51%) Banking
1 10 (13.51%) Retail
2 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.05%) French Language
4 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.70%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 13 (17.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (16.22%) Support Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Technical Leader
4 9 (12.16%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Administrator
6 5 (6.76%) IT Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Developer
7 4 (5.41%) IT Support
7 4 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Python Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) LDAP
2 4 (5.41%) REST
3 1 (1.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.35%) LAMP
3 1 (1.35%) Node.js
3 1 (1.35%) SOAP
3 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) Hybrid Cloud
2 12 (16.22%) Data Centre
3 11 (14.86%) EMC VMAX
4 10 (13.51%) Virtual Team
5 6 (8.11%) EMC VNX
6 3 (4.05%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.70%) Clustering
7 2 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.35%) Replication
8 1 (1.35%) SCADA
8 1 (1.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 49 (66.22%) Windows
2 26 (35.14%) Linux
3 21 (28.38%) Windows Server
4 18 (24.32%) Windows 10
5 14 (18.92%) Windows 7
6 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (9.46%) Android
7 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (8.11%) CentOS
8 6 (8.11%) Unix
9 5 (6.76%) Debian
10 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (5.41%) SUSE
11 2 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) Coaching
2 14 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (17.57%) Migration
4 12 (16.22%) Fintech
4 12 (16.22%) Project Delivery
5 11 (14.86%) Technical Leadership
6 10 (13.51%) Artificial Intelligence
6 10 (13.51%) Break/Fix
6 10 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (13.51%) Fraud Detection
6 10 (13.51%) Mentoring
6 10 (13.51%) Validation
6 10 (13.51%) Virtual Team Management
6 10 (13.51%) Visualisation
7 9 (12.16%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (12.16%) Project Planning
8 7 (9.46%) Data Privacy
8 7 (9.46%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (6.76%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 5 (6.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.19%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.81%) Python
3 6 (8.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.05%) Perl
5 2 (2.70%) Bourne shell
5 2 (2.70%) C-shell
5 2 (2.70%) Korn
5 2 (2.70%) Ruby
5 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.70%) SQL
6 1 (1.35%) C
6 1 (1.35%) C++
6 1 (1.35%) Java
6 1 (1.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.86%) MCSA
3 6 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (8.11%) Degree
3 6 (8.11%) MCSE
4 5 (6.76%) CCNP
5 4 (5.41%) RHCT
6 3 (4.05%) CCNA
6 3 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.35%) VCP5
7 1 (1.35%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
2 4 (5.41%) QA
3 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (40.54%) Active Directory
2 20 (27.03%) Hyper-V
3 11 (14.86%) XenDesktop
4 7 (9.46%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (6.76%) vSphere
6 4 (5.41%) KVM
6 4 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (4.05%) BitLocker
7 3 (4.05%) Docker
7 3 (4.05%) pfSense
7 3 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.05%) VMware NSX
8 2 (2.70%) NFS
8 2 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.35%) Dovecot
9 1 (1.35%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (1.35%) SpamAssassin
9 1 (1.35%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.35%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) SCCM
2 5 (6.76%) Ansible
2 5 (6.76%) Nagios
3 3 (4.05%) Avamar
3 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.05%) Puppet
3 3 (4.05%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (4.05%) vRealize
3 3 (4.05%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.70%) HAProxy
4 2 (2.70%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.70%) WSUS
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) PowerCLI
5 1 (1.35%) SCOM
5 1 (1.35%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.35%) WMI
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (44.59%) Microsoft
3 21 (28.38%) Cisco
4 18 (24.32%) Citrix
4 18 (24.32%) EMC
5 13 (17.57%) Red Hat
6 7 (9.46%) Apple
6 7 (9.46%) Veeam
7 6 (8.11%) Kaseya
7 6 (8.11%) SolarWinds
8 5 (6.76%) Avaya
9 3 (4.05%) Spiceworks
10 2 (2.70%) Asigra
10 2 (2.70%) Brocade
10 2 (2.70%) CommVault
10 2 (2.70%) Dell
10 2 (2.70%) EqualLogic
10 2 (2.70%) IBM
10 2 (2.70%) Oracle
10 2 (2.70%) Zerto