Period
to 20 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 63 100
Rank change year-on-year -43 +37 -26
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 136 151 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.46% 3.24% 2.52%
As % of the System Software category 24.24% 31.66% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 102 108 101
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £38,335 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -6.50% +20.59%
10th Percentile £30,575 £26,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £53,625 £56,075 £52,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% -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 561 477 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 10.15% 10.24% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 396 316 309
Scotland median annual salary £44,853 £39,528 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.47% +0.07% +5.33%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,125 £22,900
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +1.27%

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 January 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 January 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 -24 55 £44,250 +10.63% 9
Glasgow -43 38 £42,500 +6.25% 5
South Lanarkshire - 11 £44,705 -
Fife - 7 £40,000 -
East Ayrshire - 5 £21,500 -
Inverclyde +2 4 £37,500 -1.32%
North Lanarkshire - 4 £36,250 - 1
Dundee - 4 £35,000 -
Renfrewshire +6 2 £34,500 -15.85%
Stirling -9 2 £34,000 +3.03% 1
Aberdeenshire - 2 £34,500 - 1
Argyll and Bute -1 1 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £32,500 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Scotland region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 136 (100.00%) VMware
2 86 (63.24%) Windows
3 74 (54.41%) Active Directory
4 73 (53.68%) Microsoft
5 69 (50.74%) Windows Server
6 56 (41.18%) Firewall
7 50 (36.76%) Hyper-V
8 48 (35.29%) SQL Server
9 47 (34.56%) Microsoft Azure
10 41 (30.15%) Citrix
11 39 (28.68%) ITIL
12 35 (25.74%) SCCM
12 35 (25.74%) SAN
12 35 (25.74%) Office 365
13 33 (24.26%) SQL
13 33 (24.26%) Cisco
14 31 (22.79%) DNS
15 30 (22.06%) Load Balancing
16 29 (21.32%) DHCP
17 28 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
17 28 (20.59%) VMware ESXi
18 27 (19.85%) PowerShell
18 27 (19.85%) Windows Server 2012
18 27 (19.85%) LAN
18 27 (19.85%) Linux
19 26 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
20 25 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
20 25 (18.38%) Amazon AWS
21 24 (17.65%) Security Cleared
21 24 (17.65%) MS Exchange

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 24 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 18 (13.24%) SharePoint
3 12 (8.82%) IIS
3 12 (8.82%) Skype for Business
4 5 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.94%) IBM Domino
5 4 (2.94%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.21%) Apache
6 3 (2.21%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.47%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (9.56%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 47 (34.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (25.74%) Office 365
3 25 (18.38%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.41%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.21%) SaaS
6 2 (1.47%) IaaS
6 2 (1.47%) PaaS
7 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 56 (41.18%) Firewall
2 35 (25.74%) SAN
3 31 (22.79%) DNS
4 29 (21.32%) DHCP
5 27 (19.85%) LAN
6 23 (16.91%) WAN
7 20 (14.71%) TCP/IP
7 20 (14.71%) VPN
8 15 (11.03%) VLAN
9 12 (8.82%) VoIP
10 8 (5.88%) Wireless
11 7 (5.15%) Internet
12 6 (4.41%) BGP
12 6 (4.41%) Ethernet
13 5 (3.68%) BIG-IP
13 5 (3.68%) EIGRP
13 5 (3.68%) MPLS
13 5 (3.68%) Network Security
13 5 (3.68%) S/MIME
13 5 (3.68%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (5.15%) MySQL
4 6 (4.41%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.74%) Power BI
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.68%) JIRA
2 3 (2.21%) DbUnit
2 3 (2.21%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.21%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.21%) jMock
2 3 (2.21%) JUnit
2 3 (2.21%) Maven
2 3 (2.21%) Mockito
2 3 (2.21%) SonarQube
3 2 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 23 (16.91%) Finance
2 5 (3.68%) Back Office
3 2 (1.47%) Banking
3 2 (1.47%) Retail
3 2 (1.47%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.74%) Advertising
4 1 (0.74%) Automotive
4 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (26.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (19.85%) Analyst
3 14 (10.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 14 (10.29%) Network Engineer
3 14 (10.29%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (9.56%) Administrator
5 11 (8.09%) Systems Analyst
6 10 (7.35%) Developer
7 8 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 8 (5.88%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 7 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.41%) IT Administrator
9 6 (4.41%) IT Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.41%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.41%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.41%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) .NET Developer
10 5 (3.68%) Consultant
10 5 (3.68%) Systems Administration Leader
10 5 (3.68%) Virtualisation Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.88%) .NET
2 6 (4.41%) Web Services
3 3 (2.21%) Apache Camel
3 3 (2.21%) J2EE
3 3 (2.21%) PowerMock
3 3 (2.21%) REST
3 3 (2.21%) RESTful
3 3 (2.21%) SOAP
3 3 (2.21%) Spring
3 3 (2.21%) XML
4 2 (1.47%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.35%) PKI
3 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.15%) Clustering
4 6 (4.41%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (4.41%) iPhone
5 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.47%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.47%) HP Storage
5 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.74%) Fintech
6 1 (0.74%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.74%) Replication
6 1 (0.74%) Smart Home
6 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 86 (63.24%) Windows
2 69 (50.74%) Windows Server
3 28 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (19.85%) Linux
4 27 (19.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (9.56%) Unix
7 10 (7.35%) Windows 7
8 7 (5.15%) Solaris
9 6 (4.41%) Windows Phone
10 5 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.21%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.74%) AIX
12 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.74%) CentOS
12 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.74%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.68%) ITIL
2 30 (22.06%) Load Balancing
3 25 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (13.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (8.82%) Change Management
5 12 (8.82%) Project Management
5 12 (8.82%) Scrum
6 11 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (8.09%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (7.35%) Server Virtualisation
7 10 (7.35%) TDD
8 9 (6.62%) Change Control
8 9 (6.62%) ITIL V3
9 8 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 8 (5.88%) Open Source
10 7 (5.15%) DevOps
10 7 (5.15%) Facilities Management
10 7 (5.15%) Migration
10 7 (5.15%) MVVM
10 7 (5.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.26%) SQL
2 27 (19.85%) PowerShell
3 9 (6.62%) C#
4 4 (2.94%) Java
5 3 (2.21%) Python
6 2 (1.47%) Perl
6 2 (1.47%) VBScript
7 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.74%) C
7 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.74%) Ruby
7 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 20 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (9.56%) CCNA
3 13 (9.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (9.56%) SC Cleared
4 12 (8.82%) MCSE
5 11 (8.09%) HND
6 10 (7.35%) CCNP
7 9 (6.62%) MCP
8 7 (5.15%) Degree
9 6 (4.41%) DV Cleared
10 5 (3.68%) CCDP
11 2 (1.47%) AWS Certification
11 2 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (1.47%) CCIE
11 2 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (1.47%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.47%) JNCIP
11 2 (1.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.94%) SLA
2 2 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.74%) GDPR
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 74 (54.41%) Active Directory
2 50 (36.76%) Hyper-V
3 28 (20.59%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (15.44%) vSphere
5 11 (8.09%) XenDesktop
6 9 (6.62%) XenApp
7 5 (3.68%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (3.68%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (3.68%) Xen
8 4 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.94%) Terminal Server
9 3 (2.21%) ISA Server
9 3 (2.21%) XenServer
10 2 (1.47%) Firmware
10 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.74%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.74%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 35 (25.74%) SCCM
2 23 (16.91%) SCOM
3 8 (5.88%) Backup Exec
4 7 (5.15%) WSUS
5 6 (4.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (4.41%) Malwarebytes
5 6 (4.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (4.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (2.21%) vCenter Server
8 2 (1.47%) Ansible
8 2 (1.47%) Iperf
8 2 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.47%) Puppet
8 2 (1.47%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.74%) AppManager
9 1 (0.74%) WMI
Vendors
1 136 (100.00%) VMware
2 73 (53.68%) Microsoft
3 41 (30.15%) Citrix
4 33 (24.26%) Cisco
5 11 (8.09%) CheckPoint
6 9 (6.62%) Dell
6 9 (6.62%) Oracle
7 8 (5.88%) F5
8 7 (5.15%) Apple
8 7 (5.15%) Sophos
8 7 (5.15%) Symantec
9 6 (4.41%) Avaya
9 6 (4.41%) Palo Alto
10 4 (2.94%) HP
10 4 (2.94%) IBM
10 4 (2.94%) Lotus
10 4 (2.94%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.94%) Veritas
11 3 (2.21%) EMC
11 3 (2.21%) Juniper