Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 78 91
Rank change year-on-year -37 +13 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 132 146 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.28% 3.13% 2.79%
As % of the System Software category 20.47% 32.74% 36.40%
Number of salaries quoted 91 87 108
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +18.52%
10th Percentile £28,747 £29,250 £30,875
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,750 £56,625
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 645 446 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.16% 9.57% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 447 275 303
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +4.40%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,850 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £64,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £45,787 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +7.73% +4.94% +1.25%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 +8 70 £42,500 +3.03% 10
Glasgow -57 46 £42,500 +6.25% 9
North Lanarkshire - 4 £36,250 -
Stirling -4 3 £34,000 -39.56%
East Ayrshire - 3 £21,500 -
Aberdeenshire - 2 £34,500 -
Inverclyde -3 1 £38,000 -
Aberdeen -11 1 £39,000 - 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
North Ayrshire - 1 - -
Fife - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 132 (100.00%) VMware
2 73 (55.30%) Windows
3 72 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 60 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 53 (40.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 51 (38.64%) Firewall
7 49 (37.12%) Active Directory
7 49 (37.12%) Linux
8 48 (36.36%) Hyper-V
9 46 (34.85%) Cisco
10 43 (32.58%) Load Balancing
11 40 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
12 36 (27.27%) SQL Server
13 32 (24.24%) VMware ESXi
14 30 (22.73%) SQL
15 29 (21.97%) SAN
16 27 (20.45%) ITIL
17 26 (19.70%) vCenter Server
18 25 (18.94%) TCP/IP
18 25 (18.94%) Cisco Certification
19 24 (18.18%) SCCM
19 24 (18.18%) Office 365
20 23 (17.42%) Data Centre
21 22 (16.67%) CCNA
21 22 (16.67%) DNS
22 21 (15.91%) Oracle
22 21 (15.91%) Unix
22 21 (15.91%) Network Security
23 20 (15.15%) SCOM
23 20 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery

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 19 (14.39%) MS Exchange
2 16 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 13 (9.85%) Apache
3 13 (9.85%) JBoss
3 13 (9.85%) WebLogic
4 12 (9.09%) iPlanet
4 12 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
5 7 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (3.79%) Skype for Business
7 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.27%) IIS
8 3 (2.27%) Jetty
9 2 (1.52%) Confluence
9 2 (1.52%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.52%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.76%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.76%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.76%) nginx
10 1 (0.76%) Tornado
Applications
1 10 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (9.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 53 (40.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (18.18%) Office 365
4 5 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.27%) PaaS
6 2 (1.52%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.52%) GitHub
6 2 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.52%) IaaS
6 2 (1.52%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.52%) SaaS
7 1 (0.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.76%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.76%) Route 53
7 1 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (38.64%) Firewall
2 29 (21.97%) SAN
3 25 (18.94%) TCP/IP
4 22 (16.67%) DNS
5 21 (15.91%) Network Security
6 20 (15.15%) DHCP
7 19 (14.39%) VPN
8 18 (13.64%) VoIP
8 18 (13.64%) WAN
9 16 (12.12%) LAN
10 9 (6.82%) Telepresence
10 9 (6.82%) Unified Communications
11 7 (5.30%) VLAN
12 6 (4.55%) Wireless
13 5 (3.79%) BGP
14 3 (2.27%) BIG-IP
14 3 (2.27%) EIGRP
14 3 (2.27%) Ethernet
14 3 (2.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 3 (2.27%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.27%) MySQL
3 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.52%) Power BI
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.76%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.76%) DB2
5 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.76%) Redis
5 1 (0.76%) Riak
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (5.30%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.55%) JIRA
3 5 (3.79%) Selenium
4 3 (2.27%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.76%) DbUnit
5 1 (0.76%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.76%) Gatling
5 1 (0.76%) JMeter
5 1 (0.76%) jMock
5 1 (0.76%) JUnit
5 1 (0.76%) Maven
5 1 (0.76%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.76%) Mockito
5 1 (0.76%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.76%) Subversion
5 1 (0.76%) The Grinder
5 1 (0.76%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (2.27%) Back Office
3 2 (1.52%) Advertising
3 2 (1.52%) Automotive
3 2 (1.52%) Banking
3 2 (1.52%) Law
3 2 (1.52%) Legal
3 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.52%) Retail
3 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (23.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (19.70%) Cloud Engineer
3 17 (12.88%) Analyst
4 16 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
5 15 (11.36%) Linux Engineer
6 14 (10.61%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 14 (10.61%) VMware Engineer
7 13 (9.85%) Linux Server Engineer
7 13 (9.85%) Server Engineer
7 13 (9.85%) Unix Engineer
7 13 (9.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 12 (9.09%) Build Engineer
8 12 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
9 11 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
10 9 (6.82%) Network Engineer
10 9 (6.82%) Unified Communications Engineer
11 8 (6.06%) Support Analyst
12 7 (5.30%) Consultant
13 6 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 6 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.12%) Web Services
2 13 (9.85%) J2EE
3 4 (3.03%) Spring
4 3 (2.27%) .NET
4 3 (2.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.27%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.27%) HTML
4 3 (2.27%) HTML5
4 3 (2.27%) Node.js
5 2 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.76%) Apache Camel
6 1 (0.76%) Flash
6 1 (0.76%) JMS
6 1 (0.76%) JPA
6 1 (0.76%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.76%) RESTful
6 1 (0.76%) SOAP
6 1 (0.76%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.42%) Data Centre
2 14 (10.61%) Clustering
3 13 (9.85%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (7.58%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.06%) Private Cloud
6 7 (5.30%) Public Cloud
7 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.03%) iPhone
9 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.52%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.52%) Fintech
10 2 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.52%) iPad
11 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.76%) Replication
11 1 (0.76%) Smart Home
11 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 73 (55.30%) Windows
2 60 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 49 (37.12%) Linux
4 21 (15.91%) Unix
5 18 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (12.88%) Solaris
7 16 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (10.61%) AIX
10 13 (9.85%) HPUX
11 8 (6.06%) Windows 7
12 6 (4.55%) Windows 10
13 4 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (2.27%) Apple iOS
14 3 (2.27%) CentOS
14 3 (2.27%) Ubuntu
15 2 (1.52%) Mac OS
15 2 (1.52%) Mac OS X
15 2 (1.52%) Windows Phone
15 2 (1.52%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (32.58%) Load Balancing
2 27 (20.45%) ITIL
3 20 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (13.64%) Migration
4 18 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (12.88%) Presales
5 17 (12.88%) Service Management
6 15 (11.36%) ITSM
7 14 (10.61%) Collaborative Working
8 13 (9.85%) Server Virtualisation
9 12 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
9 12 (9.09%) High Availability
9 12 (9.09%) Programme Management
9 12 (9.09%) Runbook
9 12 (9.09%) TOGAF
10 11 (8.33%) Change Control
11 10 (7.58%) DevOps
12 7 (5.30%) Project Management
13 6 (4.55%) Configuration Management
13 6 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.73%) SQL
2 12 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 9 (6.82%) Python
4 8 (6.06%) Java
5 7 (5.30%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.79%) C#
7 4 (3.03%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.52%) Java 8
8 2 (1.52%) Perl
8 2 (1.52%) Ruby
8 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.76%) C
9 1 (0.76%) Clojure
9 1 (0.76%) Erlang
9 1 (0.76%) F#
9 1 (0.76%) Haskell
9 1 (0.76%) Scala
9 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (18.94%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (16.67%) CCNA
3 11 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (7.58%) MCSE
5 9 (6.82%) Security Cleared
6 8 (6.06%) Degree
7 7 (5.30%) CCNP
7 7 (5.30%) MCP
8 4 (3.03%) HND
9 3 (2.27%) AWS Certification
9 3 (2.27%) CCDP
9 3 (2.27%) MCSA
10 2 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.52%) CCIE
10 2 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.76%) GPEN
11 1 (0.76%) MCT
11 1 (0.76%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.52%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.76%) GCP
4 1 (0.76%) GDPR
4 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (37.12%) Active Directory
2 48 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 32 (24.24%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (11.36%) vSphere
5 14 (10.61%) KVM
6 12 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 8 (6.06%) Docker
8 7 (5.30%) XenDesktop
9 6 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (4.55%) XenApp
10 4 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (2.27%) XenServer
12 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.76%) Firmware
13 1 (0.76%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.76%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.76%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (19.70%) vCenter Server
2 24 (18.18%) SCCM
3 20 (15.15%) SCOM
4 11 (8.33%) Ansible
5 9 (6.82%) Cisco CUCM
6 8 (6.06%) Puppet
7 7 (5.30%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (3.03%) Backup Exec
8 4 (3.03%) Kubernetes
9 2 (1.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (1.52%) Malwarebytes
9 2 (1.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.76%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.76%) AppManager
10 1 (0.76%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.76%) logstash
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.76%) WMI
Vendors
1 132 (100.00%) VMware
2 72 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 46 (34.85%) Cisco
4 21 (15.91%) Oracle
5 19 (14.39%) Citrix
6 13 (9.85%) Veritas
7 12 (9.09%) Cognizant
7 12 (9.09%) PlateSpin
7 12 (9.09%) Sun
8 10 (7.58%) CheckPoint
9 9 (6.82%) Red Hat
10 8 (6.06%) Dell
11 7 (5.30%) Apple
11 7 (5.30%) EMC
12 5 (3.79%) IBM
13 4 (3.03%) Avaya
13 4 (3.03%) F5
13 4 (3.03%) NetApp
14 3 (2.27%) Meraki
14 3 (2.27%) Sophos