Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 103 74
Rank change year-on-year -43 -29 +29
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 88 134 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.62% 2.42% 3.55%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 25.19% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 63 92 131
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £29,150 £29,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £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 616 532 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.32% 9.61% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 436 371 347
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £25,050 £26,250 £23,800
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.89% +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 18 September 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 18 September 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 47 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Glasgow -23 25 £40,000 - 7
West Lothian -6 5 £35,000 +20.69% 1
Fife 0 3 - - 1
Stirling -3 2 £49,500 +16.47%
Argyll and Bute -1 1 £27,500 -
Scottish Borders -5 1 £40,000 +17.65%
South Ayrshire - 1 £28,500 -
Moray - 1 - -
Falkirk - 1 £65,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 53 (60.23%) Windows
3 37 (42.05%) Linux
3 37 (42.05%) Windows Server
4 34 (38.64%) Microsoft
5 32 (36.36%) Cisco
6 29 (32.95%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (31.82%) Active Directory
7 28 (31.82%) vCenter Server
8 26 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (23.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (22.73%) WAN
11 19 (21.59%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (21.59%) Data Centre
12 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
13 17 (19.32%) vSphere
13 17 (19.32%) SQL
14 16 (18.18%) SAN
14 16 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (17.05%) Hyper-V
15 15 (17.05%) Office 365
15 15 (17.05%) SCCM
15 15 (17.05%) Red Hat
15 15 (17.05%) SQL Server
16 14 (15.91%) Degree
17 13 (14.77%) LAN
17 13 (14.77%) CCNA
17 13 (14.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 12 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
18 12 (13.64%) HP

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 8 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.55%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.41%) IIS
3 3 (3.41%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.27%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.14%) JBoss
5 1 (1.14%) Jetty
5 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.14%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (17.05%) Office 365
4 4 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.27%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (2.27%) IaaS
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.14%) Route 53
6 1 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.73%) WAN
2 16 (18.18%) SAN
3 13 (14.77%) LAN
4 11 (12.50%) DNS
4 11 (12.50%) Firewall
5 10 (11.36%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (11.36%) Telepresence
5 10 (11.36%) Unified Communications
5 10 (11.36%) VoIP
5 10 (11.36%) VPN
6 7 (7.95%) MPLS
7 6 (6.82%) IPv4
8 4 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (4.55%) DHCP
8 4 (4.55%) Network Security
9 3 (3.41%) BGP
10 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.27%) VSAN
10 2 (2.27%) Wireless
10 2 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.27%) DB2
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.14%) Big Data
4 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.14%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.14%) MSI
2 1 (1.14%) Selenium
2 1 (1.14%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 10 (11.36%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Law
3 3 (3.41%) Electronics
3 3 (3.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (20.45%) Cloud Engineer
2 12 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (11.36%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 8 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Network Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Network Design Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Consultant
8 5 (5.68%) IT Manager
8 5 (5.68%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Administrator
9 4 (4.55%) Applications Packager
9 4 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Server Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (3.41%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) Web Services
2 2 (2.27%) .NET
2 2 (2.27%) LDAP
2 2 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.14%) Flash
3 1 (1.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.14%) HTML
3 1 (1.14%) HTML5
3 1 (1.14%) Node.js
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.14%) Spring
3 1 (1.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.95%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.95%) Public Cloud
3 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.68%) Private Cloud
5 4 (4.55%) Clustering
6 3 (3.41%) Fintech
6 3 (3.41%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (3.41%) Replication
7 2 (2.27%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.14%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.14%) iPhone
8 1 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 53 (60.23%) Windows
2 37 (42.05%) Linux
2 37 (42.05%) Windows Server
3 26 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (23.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (7.95%) Unix
7 6 (6.82%) Mac OS
7 6 (6.82%) Windows 10
8 5 (5.68%) Solaris
9 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
10 3 (3.41%) CentOS
10 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.27%) AIX
11 2 (2.27%) HPUX
11 2 (2.27%) OpenVMS
11 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.27%) VMS
12 1 (1.14%) Debian
12 1 (1.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (9.09%) ITIL
3 8 (9.09%) Service Management
4 7 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.82%) Data Privacy
5 6 (6.82%) Migration
5 6 (6.82%) Presales
5 6 (6.82%) Project Management
6 5 (5.68%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (5.68%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (5.68%) Load Balancing
6 5 (5.68%) Proactive Management
6 5 (5.68%) Server Management
7 4 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (4.55%) DevOps
7 4 (4.55%) IT Strategy
7 4 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.32%) SQL
2 8 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.68%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.68%) Python
4 4 (4.55%) Java
4 4 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.41%) Perl
6 2 (2.27%) Ruby
6 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.14%) Java 8
7 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.14%) VB
7 1 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (21.59%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (15.91%) Degree
3 13 (14.77%) CCNA
4 8 (9.09%) MCSE
4 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.95%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (6.82%) CCNP
7 4 (4.55%) AWS Certification
7 4 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.27%) MCSA
9 2 (2.27%) VCAP
10 1 (1.14%) HND
10 1 (1.14%) MCP
10 1 (1.14%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) SLA
2 3 (3.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.14%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 29 (32.95%) VMware ESXi
2 28 (31.82%) Active Directory
3 17 (19.32%) vSphere
4 15 (17.05%) Hyper-V
5 8 (9.09%) VMware NSX
6 7 (7.95%) NFS
7 6 (6.82%) Firmware
8 5 (5.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (5.68%) XenDesktop
9 4 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (3.41%) BitLocker
10 3 (3.41%) Docker
10 3 (3.41%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (2.27%) XenApp
12 1 (1.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (1.14%) iptables
12 1 (1.14%) KVM
12 1 (1.14%) Samba
12 1 (1.14%) VMware Server
12 1 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 28 (31.82%) vCenter Server
2 15 (17.05%) SCCM
3 10 (11.36%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (7.95%) PowerCLI
4 7 (7.95%) vMotion
5 6 (6.82%) SCOM
6 4 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (4.55%) Puppet
7 2 (2.27%) Ansible
7 2 (2.27%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (2.27%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (2.27%) vRealize
8 1 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (1.14%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (38.64%) Microsoft
3 32 (36.36%) Cisco
4 15 (17.05%) Red Hat
5 12 (13.64%) HP
6 11 (12.50%) Citrix
6 11 (12.50%) Dell
7 7 (7.95%) EMC
8 6 (6.82%) F5
9 5 (5.68%) Oracle
10 4 (4.55%) 3PAR
10 4 (4.55%) Meraki
10 4 (4.55%) NetApp
10 4 (4.55%) Veeam
11 3 (3.41%) Brocade
11 3 (3.41%) Symantec
12 2 (2.27%) Google
12 2 (2.27%) IBM
12 2 (2.27%) TOWER Software
13 1 (1.14%) Altiris