Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 109 61
Rank change year-on-year -24 -48 +43
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 92 136 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.70% 2.42% 3.65%
As % of the System Software category 15.06% 24.95% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 57 99 139
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £27,200 £31,250 £26,050
90th Percentile £57,250 £58,250 £58,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 611 545 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.31% 9.69% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 422 390 358
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,763 £26,250 £25,600
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +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 16 November 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 16 November 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 47 £42,500 -3.41% 8
Glasgow -24 24 £40,000 +4.23% 10
West Lothian - 5 £35,000 -
Fife 0 3 - -
Stirling +5 2 £49,500 +16.47%
South Lanarkshire -5 2 £30,000 -32.89%
Dundee +8 1 £50,000 +42.86% 1
North Lanarkshire +2 1 - - 1
Argyll and Bute -1 1 £27,500 -
South Ayrshire - 1 £28,500 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £40,000 -
Moray - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £26,500 -
Falkirk - 1 £65,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 92 (100.00%) VMware
2 57 (61.96%) Windows
3 38 (41.30%) Microsoft
4 37 (40.22%) Windows Server
5 36 (39.13%) Linux
6 33 (35.87%) Active Directory
7 31 (33.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (27.17%) Office 365
9 24 (26.09%) Cisco
10 22 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (23.91%) Data Centre
11 19 (20.65%) Hyper-V
11 19 (20.65%) SQL Server
11 19 (20.65%) SAN
12 17 (18.48%) SQL
12 17 (18.48%) vSphere
12 17 (18.48%) SCCM
13 16 (17.39%) Firewall
13 16 (17.39%) vCenter Server
13 16 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
14 15 (16.30%) Red Hat
14 15 (16.30%) DNS
14 15 (16.30%) WAN
14 15 (16.30%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
15 14 (15.22%) HP
15 14 (15.22%) DevOps
15 14 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (14.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 13 (14.13%) Degree

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 9 (9.78%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.52%) Apache
2 6 (6.52%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.43%) JBoss
3 5 (5.43%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.26%) WordPress
5 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.17%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.09%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.09%) Confluence
6 1 (1.09%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.09%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (8.70%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (27.17%) Office 365
2 15 (16.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.17%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (2.17%) IaaS
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.65%) SAN
2 16 (17.39%) Firewall
3 15 (16.30%) DNS
3 15 (16.30%) WAN
4 10 (10.87%) Fibre Channel
4 10 (10.87%) TCP/IP
5 9 (9.78%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (9.78%) LAN
5 9 (9.78%) VPN
6 7 (7.61%) DHCP
7 6 (6.52%) IPv4
7 6 (6.52%) MPLS
8 4 (4.35%) Skype
9 3 (3.26%) BGP
9 3 (3.26%) Internet
9 3 (3.26%) Network Security
9 3 (3.26%) SMTP
9 3 (3.26%) SSH
9 3 (3.26%) VoIP
10 2 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.09%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.09%) Big Data
4 1 (1.09%) DB2
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.09%) GitLab
3 1 (1.09%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.09%) JIRA
3 1 (1.09%) MSI
3 1 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.09%) Subversion
3 1 (1.09%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 10 (10.87%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Electronics
2 4 (4.35%) Law
3 3 (3.26%) Retail
4 1 (1.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.09%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Legal
4 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (15.22%) Administrator
2 11 (11.96%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (9.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (9.78%) IT Manager
4 8 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (7.61%) Network Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Network Design Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) IT Administrator
7 5 (5.43%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Applications Packager
8 4 (4.35%) Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (3.26%) Architect
9 3 (3.26%) DBA
9 3 (3.26%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (3.26%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.43%) LDAP
1 5 (5.43%) Middleware
2 2 (2.17%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.09%) .NET
3 1 (1.09%) CSS
3 1 (1.09%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.09%) J2EE
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.09%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.91%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.78%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.70%) Clustering
4 7 (7.61%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.61%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.35%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.26%) Fintech
6 3 (3.26%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (3.26%) Replication
7 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.09%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.09%) iPhone
7 1 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.09%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 57 (61.96%) Windows
2 37 (40.22%) Windows Server
3 36 (39.13%) Linux
4 31 (33.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (14.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (13.04%) Windows 10
8 9 (9.78%) Unix
9 8 (8.70%) Mac OS
10 4 (4.35%) Solaris
10 4 (4.35%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.17%) Android
11 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.17%) CentOS
11 2 (2.17%) VMS
11 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.09%) Debian
12 1 (1.09%) OpenVMS
12 1 (1.09%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.22%) DevOps
1 14 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (10.87%) Data Privacy
2 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (10.87%) Project Management
3 9 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (9.78%) ITIL
4 8 (8.70%) Service Management
5 7 (7.61%) Process Improvement
6 6 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.52%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.43%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (5.43%) Migration
7 5 (5.43%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.43%) Server Management
8 4 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (4.35%) IT Strategy
8 4 (4.35%) Line Management
8 4 (4.35%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.48%) SQL
2 12 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.61%) Shell Script
4 5 (5.43%) Python
5 4 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.35%) VBScript
6 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.26%) C#
6 3 (3.26%) Perl
6 3 (3.26%) PHP
7 2 (2.17%) Java
7 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.17%) Ruby
7 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.09%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.09%) C-shell
8 1 (1.09%) Korn
8 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Degree
2 12 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (9.78%) MCSE
5 7 (7.61%) CCNP
5 7 (7.61%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (5.43%) CCNA
6 5 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.26%) AWS Certification
7 3 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.26%) MCSA
8 2 (2.17%) MCITP
8 2 (2.17%) MCP
8 2 (2.17%) VCAP
9 1 (1.09%) ACSA
9 1 (1.09%) CCENT
9 1 (1.09%) HND
9 1 (1.09%) MCSD
9 1 (1.09%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) SLA
2 3 (3.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 33 (35.87%) Active Directory
2 19 (20.65%) Hyper-V
3 17 (18.48%) vSphere
4 16 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (8.70%) NFS
6 7 (7.61%) VMware NSX
7 6 (6.52%) Firmware
8 5 (5.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (5.43%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (4.35%) XenDesktop
10 3 (3.26%) BitLocker
10 3 (3.26%) Oracle Clusterware
10 3 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (3.26%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (2.17%) Docker
12 1 (1.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (1.09%) iptables
12 1 (1.09%) KVM
12 1 (1.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (1.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 17 (18.48%) SCCM
2 16 (17.39%) vCenter Server
3 8 (8.70%) vMotion
4 7 (7.61%) PowerCLI
5 5 (5.43%) SCOM
6 4 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (4.35%) Puppet
7 3 (3.26%) Ansible
7 3 (3.26%) Backup Exec
7 3 (3.26%) Data Guard
8 2 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (2.17%) vRealize
9 1 (1.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (1.09%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.09%) Malwarebytes
9 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (1.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 92 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (41.30%) Microsoft
3 24 (26.09%) Cisco
4 15 (16.30%) Red Hat
5 14 (15.22%) HP
6 12 (13.04%) Citrix
7 10 (10.87%) Dell
8 9 (9.78%) Oracle
9 8 (8.70%) Meraki
10 6 (6.52%) F5
11 5 (5.43%) EMC
11 5 (5.43%) Veeam
11 5 (5.43%) Veritas
12 3 (3.26%) 3PAR
12 3 (3.26%) Brocade
12 3 (3.26%) Google
12 3 (3.26%) IBM
13 2 (2.17%) Apple
13 2 (2.17%) Sophos
13 2 (2.17%) Symantec