Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 64 106
Rank change year-on-year -36 +42 -23
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 136 191 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.43% 3.70% 2.44%
As % of the System Software category 25.05% 35.17% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 99 138 96
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% +1.35% +1.37%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,250 £58,750 £51,125
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 543 543 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.72% 10.51% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 388 361 325
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,063 £25,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -37 59 £44,250 +14.43% 2
Glasgow -27 41 £38,375 -4.06% 7
South Lanarkshire - 11 £44,705 -
Fife +10 7 £40,000 +26.98%
Inverclyde +3 4 £37,500 -
Dundee - 4 £35,000 -
East Ayrshire - 3 £20,000 -
Renfrewshire +5 2 £34,500 -40.00%
Stirling -7 2 £42,500 +29.77%
Argyll and Bute -1 1 - -
Lanarkshire -3 1 £32,500 -27.78%
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £32,500 -
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 81 (59.56%) Windows
3 73 (53.68%) Active Directory
4 66 (48.53%) Microsoft
5 56 (41.18%) Windows Server
6 49 (36.03%) SQL Server
7 44 (32.35%) Firewall
7 44 (32.35%) Hyper-V
8 43 (31.62%) Microsoft Azure
9 39 (28.68%) Citrix
10 37 (27.21%) PowerShell
11 36 (26.47%) SCCM
12 35 (25.74%) SQL
13 34 (25.00%) Linux
13 34 (25.00%) Cisco
13 34 (25.00%) DNS
14 33 (24.26%) LAN
15 32 (23.53%) DHCP
15 32 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (22.79%) ITIL
16 31 (22.79%) VMware ESXi
16 31 (22.79%) Office 365
17 30 (22.06%) SAN
18 28 (20.59%) WAN
18 28 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
19 27 (19.85%) Finance
20 25 (18.38%) MS Exchange
21 24 (17.65%) Data Centre
22 23 (16.91%) Load Balancing
23 22 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008

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 25 (18.38%) MS Exchange
2 19 (13.97%) SharePoint
3 17 (12.50%) IIS
4 16 (11.76%) Skype for Business
5 11 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (5.88%) Tomcat
7 6 (4.41%) Apache
8 5 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (2.21%) IBM Domino
10 3 (2.21%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (1.47%) JBoss
11 2 (1.47%) MQSeries
11 2 (1.47%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (7.35%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 43 (31.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (22.79%) Office 365
3 28 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.41%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.21%) IaaS
6 2 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.47%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (1.47%) SaaS
7 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (32.35%) Firewall
2 34 (25.00%) DNS
3 33 (24.26%) LAN
4 32 (23.53%) DHCP
5 30 (22.06%) SAN
6 28 (20.59%) WAN
7 15 (11.03%) VPN
8 13 (9.56%) TCP/IP
9 12 (8.82%) VLAN
9 12 (8.82%) VoIP
10 9 (6.62%) Internet
10 9 (6.62%) Wireless
11 6 (4.41%) NAS
11 6 (4.41%) Unified Communications
12 5 (3.68%) S/MIME
12 5 (3.68%) SSL
13 4 (2.94%) BIG-IP
13 4 (2.94%) Ethernet
13 4 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 4 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (36.03%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.35%) MySQL
2 10 (7.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.41%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.47%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.94%) Maven
2 4 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.21%) DbUnit
3 3 (2.21%) jMock
3 3 (2.21%) JUnit
3 3 (2.21%) Mockito
3 3 (2.21%) SonarQube
3 3 (2.21%) Subversion
4 2 (1.47%) JIRA
4 2 (1.47%) Selenium
5 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.74%) GCC
5 1 (0.74%) MSI
5 1 (0.74%) NuGet
5 1 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (19.85%) Finance
2 5 (3.68%) Back Office
3 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.47%) Banking
4 2 (1.47%) Law
4 2 (1.47%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (19.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (17.65%) Analyst
3 16 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 14 (10.29%) Administrator
5 11 (8.09%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (8.09%) Systems Analyst
6 10 (7.35%) Developer
7 9 (6.62%) Network Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (5.88%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 8 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.41%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.41%) Team Leader
10 5 (3.68%) Architect
10 5 (3.68%) IT Administrator
10 5 (3.68%) IT Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.68%) Senior Support Engineer
10 5 (3.68%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) Virtualisation Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.76%) .NET
2 4 (2.94%) 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
5 1 (0.74%) Java EE
5 1 (0.74%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.35%) PKI
3 7 (5.15%) Clustering
4 6 (4.41%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (4.41%) iPhone
5 5 (3.68%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.68%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.94%) Replication
7 3 (2.21%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.21%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.47%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.47%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.47%) HP Storage
8 2 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.74%) Fintech
9 1 (0.74%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 81 (59.56%) Windows
2 56 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 34 (25.00%) Linux
4 22 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (16.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (8.82%) Unix
7 9 (6.62%) Windows 7
8 8 (5.88%) Solaris
9 6 (4.41%) Windows Phone
10 5 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.94%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.47%) AIX
12 2 (1.47%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.47%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.74%) CentOS
13 1 (0.74%) Debian
13 1 (0.74%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (22.79%) ITIL
3 23 (16.91%) Load Balancing
4 18 (13.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (12.50%) Scrum
6 15 (11.03%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (8.82%) IT Strategy
8 11 (8.09%) Change Management
8 11 (8.09%) DevOps
9 10 (7.35%) Server Virtualisation
9 10 (7.35%) TDD
10 9 (6.62%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (6.62%) Migration
10 9 (6.62%) MVC
10 9 (6.62%) MVVM
10 9 (6.62%) Project Management
11 8 (5.88%) Open Source
11 8 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.15%) High Availability
12 7 (5.15%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 37 (27.21%) PowerShell
2 35 (25.74%) SQL
3 14 (10.29%) C#
3 14 (10.29%) Java
4 8 (5.88%) Python
5 4 (2.94%) Perl
5 4 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.21%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.21%) VBScript
7 2 (1.47%) C
8 1 (0.74%) C++
8 1 (0.74%) PHP
8 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (13.97%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (9.56%) SC Cleared
4 11 (8.09%) CCNP
5 9 (6.62%) HND
6 8 (5.88%) CCNA
6 8 (5.88%) Degree
7 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (4.41%) DV Cleared
8 6 (4.41%) MCSE
9 5 (3.68%) MCP
10 4 (2.94%) CCDP
10 4 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (2.21%) AWS Certification
11 3 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (1.47%) CCIE
12 2 (1.47%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.47%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.88%) SLA
2 4 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.74%) GDPR
System Software
1 73 (53.68%) Active Directory
2 44 (32.35%) Hyper-V
3 31 (22.79%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (14.71%) vSphere
5 11 (8.09%) XenDesktop
6 9 (6.62%) XenApp
7 8 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (4.41%) Xen
9 5 (3.68%) ISA Server
10 3 (2.21%) Firmware
10 3 (2.21%) KVM
10 3 (2.21%) Terminal Server
10 3 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.74%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 36 (26.47%) SCCM
2 21 (15.44%) SCOM
3 8 (5.88%) WSUS
4 7 (5.15%) Ansible
4 7 (5.15%) Backup Exec
5 6 (4.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (4.41%) Malwarebytes
5 6 (4.41%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (4.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (4.41%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (3.68%) Nagios
6 5 (3.68%) Puppet
7 4 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.47%) Iperf
8 2 (1.47%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.74%) Graphite
9 1 (0.74%) Linux-HA
9 1 (0.74%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 136 (100.00%) VMware
2 66 (48.53%) Microsoft
3 39 (28.68%) Citrix
4 34 (25.00%) Cisco
5 13 (9.56%) Dell
6 12 (8.82%) Symantec
7 10 (7.35%) F5
8 8 (5.88%) Oracle
9 7 (5.15%) Apple
9 7 (5.15%) CheckPoint
9 7 (5.15%) EMC
9 7 (5.15%) Sophos
10 6 (4.41%) Avaya
10 6 (4.41%) Palo Alto
11 5 (3.68%) HP
11 5 (3.68%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.94%) CA
12 4 (2.94%) Varonis
13 3 (2.21%) Splunk
13 3 (2.21%) Veritas