Period
to 19 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 105 65
Rank change year-on-year -28 -40 +40
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 96 137 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.90% 2.46% 3.22%
As % of the System Software category 16.41% 24.42% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 65 103 108
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,335
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34% -6.50%
10th Percentile £26,450 £30,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,500 £56,075
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 585 561 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.55% 10.09% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 409 397 319
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,705 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.66% +11.76% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £25,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £55,500
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 19 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 50 £40,000 -9.60% 7
Glasgow -2 25 £32,500 -23.53% 5
West Lothian - 4 £35,000 -
Fife -1 3 - -
Aberdeen - 3 £36,750 -
South Lanarkshire -6 2 £30,000 -32.89%
South Ayrshire - 2 £28,500 -
Dundee +13 1 £50,000 +42.86%
North Lanarkshire +7 1 - -
Stirling +6 1 £65,000 +91.18% 1
Falkirk - 1 £65,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £40,000 -
Moray - 1 - -
VMware Infrastructure
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 96 (100.00%) VMware
2 56 (58.33%) Windows
3 43 (44.79%) Microsoft
4 33 (34.38%) Active Directory
4 33 (34.38%) Windows Server
5 29 (30.21%) Linux
6 26 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (25.00%) vSphere
8 23 (23.96%) Data Centre
9 22 (22.92%) SQL Server
9 22 (22.92%) Cisco
10 21 (21.88%) SAN
10 21 (21.88%) Office 365
10 21 (21.88%) DevOps
11 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (20.83%) DNS
12 19 (19.79%) HP
12 19 (19.79%) PowerShell
13 18 (18.75%) SCCM
14 17 (17.71%) VMware ESXi
15 16 (16.67%) Citrix
16 15 (15.63%) WAN
17 14 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
17 14 (14.58%) vCenter Server
18 13 (13.54%) Technical Leadership
18 13 (13.54%) Microsoft Azure
18 13 (13.54%) Continuous Improvement
18 13 (13.54%) Degree
18 13 (13.54%) SQL
18 13 (13.54%) Red Hat

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 11 (11.46%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.29%) Apache
3 7 (7.29%) JBoss
4 3 (3.13%) Confluence
4 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.13%) WordPress
5 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.08%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.04%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.04%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.21%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.88%) Office 365
2 14 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (13.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.04%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.04%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.88%) SAN
2 20 (20.83%) DNS
3 15 (15.63%) WAN
4 12 (12.50%) Firewall
4 12 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 10 (10.42%) DHCP
5 10 (10.42%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (9.38%) LAN
7 6 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (6.25%) IPv4
7 6 (6.25%) MPLS
8 3 (3.13%) Internet
8 3 (3.13%) Network Security
8 3 (3.13%) SMTP
8 3 (3.13%) SSH
8 3 (3.13%) VoIP
8 3 (3.13%) VPN
9 2 (2.08%) HTTP
9 2 (2.08%) SSL
9 2 (2.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.04%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.04%) Big Data
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.13%) JIRA
1 3 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.04%) GitLab
3 1 (1.04%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.04%) MSI
3 1 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.04%) Subversion
3 1 (1.04%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Electronics
3 2 (2.08%) Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.04%) Law
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
4 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (23.96%) Administrator
2 12 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (11.46%) IT Administrator
3 11 (11.46%) Support Engineer
4 10 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 8 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (7.29%) Network Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) IT Support
7 6 (6.25%) Network Design Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) IT Manager
8 5 (5.21%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.21%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.17%) Applications Packager
9 4 (4.17%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.50%) Middleware
2 7 (7.29%) LDAP
3 3 (3.13%) .NET
4 2 (2.08%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (2.08%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (2.08%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.04%) CSS
5 1 (1.04%) J2EE
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.04%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.96%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.42%) Clustering
3 9 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.08%) Fintech
6 2 (2.08%) Replication
7 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 56 (58.33%) Windows
2 33 (34.38%) Windows Server
3 29 (30.21%) Linux
4 26 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (11.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (10.42%) Windows 10
8 6 (6.25%) Unix
9 5 (5.21%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.08%) Android
10 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.08%) CentOS
10 2 (2.08%) Debian
10 2 (2.08%) Solaris
10 2 (2.08%) VMS
10 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.88%) DevOps
2 13 (13.54%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (13.54%) Technical Leadership
3 12 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.33%) ITIL
5 8 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (7.29%) Computer Science
6 7 (7.29%) Process Improvement
6 7 (7.29%) Service Management
7 6 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (6.25%) Data Privacy
7 6 (6.25%) Project Management
7 6 (6.25%) Server Management
8 5 (5.21%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.21%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (5.21%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.21%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.79%) PowerShell
2 13 (13.54%) SQL
3 12 (12.50%) VBScript
4 9 (9.38%) C#
5 6 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.21%) Python
7 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.17%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.13%) Perl
8 3 (3.13%) PHP
8 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.08%) Java
9 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.08%) Ruby
10 1 (1.04%) Bourne shell
10 1 (1.04%) C-shell
10 1 (1.04%) Korn
10 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (13.54%) Degree
2 11 (11.46%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.29%) CCNP
3 7 (7.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.25%) MCSE
5 4 (4.17%) CCNA
5 4 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.08%) AWS Certification
7 2 (2.08%) MCITP
7 2 (2.08%) MCP
7 2 (2.08%) MCSA
8 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.04%) ACSA
8 1 (1.04%) CCENT
8 1 (1.04%) MCSD
8 1 (1.04%) MCTS
8 1 (1.04%) VCAP
8 1 (1.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.38%) SLA
2 3 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.08%) QA
4 1 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 33 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 24 (25.00%) vSphere
3 17 (17.71%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (11.46%) Hyper-V
5 7 (7.29%) NFS
6 5 (5.21%) Firmware
6 5 (5.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (5.21%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.17%) VMware NSX
8 3 (3.13%) BitLocker
8 3 (3.13%) Docker
8 3 (3.13%) Oracle Clusterware
8 3 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.08%) KVM
9 2 (2.08%) VMware Server
9 2 (2.08%) XenApp
10 1 (1.04%) iptables
10 1 (1.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 18 (18.75%) SCCM
2 14 (14.58%) vCenter Server
3 7 (7.29%) PowerCLI
3 7 (7.29%) vMotion
4 4 (4.17%) Ansible
4 4 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.17%) Puppet
4 4 (4.17%) SCOM
5 3 (3.13%) Data Guard
5 3 (3.13%) WMI
6 2 (2.08%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.08%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.08%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (2.08%) Terraform
6 2 (2.08%) vRealize
6 2 (2.08%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (1.04%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (44.79%) Microsoft
3 22 (22.92%) Cisco
4 19 (19.79%) HP
5 16 (16.67%) Citrix
6 13 (13.54%) Red Hat
7 9 (9.38%) Oracle
8 7 (7.29%) Dell
9 6 (6.25%) F5
9 6 (6.25%) Veritas
10 5 (5.21%) Meraki
10 5 (5.21%) NetApp
11 4 (4.17%) EMC
12 3 (3.13%) 3PAR
12 3 (3.13%) Brocade
12 3 (3.13%) IBM
12 3 (3.13%) Juniper
12 3 (3.13%) Veeam
13 2 (2.08%) Google
13 2 (2.08%) McAfee