Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 55 50
Rank change year-on-year -36 -5 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMware 146 247 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.87% 4.46% 4.73%
As % of the Vendors category 7.11% 10.83% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 105 191 163
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +8.97% -7.14%
10th Percentile £26,100 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,100 £60,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,053 2,280 2,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.33% 41.20% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,273 1,504 1,305
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,375 £64,775 £64,350
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing VMware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in Scotland

VMware
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware in Scotland.

Salary trend for VMware in Scotland

VMware
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for VMware in Scotland

VMware
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 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 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 -27 79 £42,500 -4.49% 12
Glasgow +5 43 £42,250 -0.59% 5
West Lothian - 5 £28,750 -
Dundee +12 4 £24,000 -31.43%
Aberdeen 0 3 £36,750 -
Fife -5 3 - -
South Lanarkshire -9 2 £30,000 -30.23%
South Ayrshire - 2 £28,500 -
Stirling +3 1 £65,000 +136.36% 1
North Lanarkshire +1 1 - -
Falkirk - 1 £65,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £40,000 -
Moray - 1 - -
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing VMware 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.

1 96 (65.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (51.37%) Windows
3 70 (47.95%) Microsoft
4 55 (37.67%) Active Directory
5 45 (30.82%) Linux
5 45 (30.82%) Windows Server
6 38 (26.03%) Cisco
7 34 (23.29%) Amazon AWS
8 33 (22.60%) Data Centre
9 32 (21.92%) DevOps
10 30 (20.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 29 (19.86%) SQL Server
12 27 (18.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 27 (18.49%) Microsoft Azure
13 25 (17.12%) Problem-Solving
13 25 (17.12%) SCCM
13 25 (17.12%) Firewall
13 25 (17.12%) DNS
14 24 (16.44%) vSphere
15 23 (15.75%) Office 365
15 23 (15.75%) SAN
16 22 (15.07%) Citrix
17 21 (14.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 20 (13.70%) PowerShell
18 20 (13.70%) WAN
19 19 (13.01%) HP
19 19 (13.01%) Continuous Improvement
19 19 (13.01%) Technical Leadership
20 18 (12.33%) VMware ESXi
20 18 (12.33%) SQL

VMware
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 17 (11.64%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.85%) WebSphere
3 8 (5.48%) JBoss
4 7 (4.79%) Apache
5 4 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.74%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.74%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.05%) Confluence
6 3 (2.05%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.05%) WordPress
7 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.37%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.68%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.68%) WildFly
Applications
1 14 (9.59%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.42%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 34 (23.29%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (18.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (15.75%) Office 365
4 4 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.05%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.37%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.12%) DNS
1 25 (17.12%) Firewall
2 23 (15.75%) SAN
3 20 (13.70%) WAN
4 14 (9.59%) DHCP
4 14 (9.59%) LAN
5 13 (8.90%) TCP/IP
6 10 (6.85%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (5.48%) Wireless
8 7 (4.79%) MPLS
9 6 (4.11%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (4.11%) IPv4
9 6 (4.11%) VPN
10 4 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (2.05%) Internet
11 3 (2.05%) Network Security
11 3 (2.05%) SMTP
11 3 (2.05%) SSH
11 3 (2.05%) VoIP
12 2 (1.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.16%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.68%) Big Data
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (8.90%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.22%) Jenkins
3 11 (7.53%) GitLab
3 11 (7.53%) Sonatype Nexus
3 11 (7.53%) Subversion
3 11 (7.53%) Vagrant
4 10 (6.85%) Artifactory
4 10 (6.85%) GoCD
4 10 (6.85%) Maven
4 10 (6.85%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.05%) JIRA
5 3 (2.05%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.68%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.68%) MSI
7 1 (0.68%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 18 (12.33%) Finance
2 4 (2.74%) Electronics
3 2 (1.37%) Banking
3 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.68%) French Language
4 1 (0.68%) German Language
4 1 (0.68%) Law
4 1 (0.68%) Retail
4 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (19.18%) Administrator
2 16 (10.96%) Support Engineer
3 15 (10.27%) IT Administrator
4 14 (9.59%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (8.90%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (8.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (7.53%) Architect
7 11 (7.53%) Network Engineer
8 9 (6.16%) Cloud Architect
9 8 (5.48%) IT Engineer
9 8 (5.48%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (5.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (4.79%) IT Support
10 7 (4.79%) Technical Engineer
10 7 (4.79%) Technical Support
10 7 (4.79%) Technical Support Engineer
11 6 (4.11%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (4.11%) Azure Architect
11 6 (4.11%) Cisco Architect
11 6 (4.11%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.22%) Middleware
2 10 (6.85%) Elastic Stack
3 9 (6.16%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (4.79%) LDAP
5 3 (2.05%) .NET
6 2 (1.37%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (1.37%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.68%) CSS
7 1 (0.68%) J2EE
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.68%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.60%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.85%) Clustering
2 10 (6.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (6.85%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.11%) Public Cloud
4 6 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.74%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.74%) Fintech
5 4 (2.74%) Replication
6 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.37%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 75 (51.37%) Windows
2 45 (30.82%) Linux
2 45 (30.82%) Windows Server
3 30 (20.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (18.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (14.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (10.27%) Windows 10
7 7 (4.79%) Unix
7 7 (4.79%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.42%) Mac OS
8 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.37%) Android
9 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.37%) CentOS
9 2 (1.37%) Debian
9 2 (1.37%) Solaris
9 2 (1.37%) VMS
10 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.92%) DevOps
2 25 (17.12%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (13.01%) Continuous Improvement
3 19 (13.01%) Technical Leadership
4 16 (10.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 14 (9.59%) ITIL
6 13 (8.90%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (7.53%) Load Balancing
8 10 (6.85%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (6.85%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (6.16%) Presales
9 9 (6.16%) Project Management
9 9 (6.16%) Server Management
10 8 (5.48%) Data Privacy
10 8 (5.48%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (5.48%) Process Improvement
10 8 (5.48%) Service Management
11 7 (4.79%) Configuration Management
11 7 (4.79%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.70%) PowerShell
2 18 (12.33%) SQL
3 16 (10.96%) Python
4 12 (8.22%) VBScript
5 9 (6.16%) C#
6 6 (4.11%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.42%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.74%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.05%) Perl
9 3 (2.05%) PHP
9 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.37%) Java
10 2 (1.37%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.37%) Ruby
11 1 (0.68%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.68%) C-shell
11 1 (0.68%) Korn
11 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (10.27%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (8.90%) Degree
3 11 (7.53%) CCNP
4 10 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (6.16%) MCSE
6 7 (4.79%) CCNA
6 7 (4.79%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.74%) MCITP
8 4 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.05%) MCSA
10 2 (1.37%) AWS Certification
10 2 (1.37%) MCP
11 1 (0.68%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.68%) ACSA
11 1 (0.68%) MCSD
11 1 (0.68%) MCTS
11 1 (0.68%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.68%) VCAP
11 1 (0.68%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.27%) SLA
2 3 (2.05%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.05%) QA
3 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 96 (65.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (37.67%) Active Directory
3 24 (16.44%) vSphere
4 18 (12.33%) Hyper-V
4 18 (12.33%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (8.90%) Docker
6 10 (6.85%) VMware NSX
7 9 (6.16%) Firmware
8 7 (4.79%) NFS
9 5 (3.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (3.42%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (3.42%) XenDesktop
10 3 (2.05%) BitLocker
10 3 (2.05%) Oracle Clusterware
10 3 (2.05%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (2.05%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.37%) KVM
11 2 (1.37%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.37%) XenApp
12 1 (0.68%) iptables
Systems Management
1 25 (17.12%) SCCM
2 15 (10.27%) Ansible
3 14 (9.59%) vCenter Server
4 12 (8.22%) Terraform
5 11 (7.53%) Packer
6 9 (6.16%) Graphite
6 9 (6.16%) HAProxy
6 9 (6.16%) Icinga
7 7 (4.79%) PowerCLI
7 7 (4.79%) vMotion
8 5 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (3.42%) Puppet
9 4 (2.74%) SCOM
10 3 (2.05%) Data Guard
10 3 (2.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (2.05%) WMI
11 2 (1.37%) Backup Exec
11 2 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (1.37%) Kubernetes
11 2 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 70 (47.95%) Microsoft
2 38 (26.03%) Cisco
3 22 (15.07%) Citrix
4 19 (13.01%) HP
5 13 (8.90%) Red Hat
6 10 (6.85%) Oracle
7 9 (6.16%) Dell
8 8 (5.48%) EMC
9 6 (4.11%) F5
9 6 (4.11%) IBM
9 6 (4.11%) Veritas
10 5 (3.42%) Meraki
10 5 (3.42%) NetApp
10 5 (3.42%) Veeam
11 4 (2.74%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.74%) Juniper
12 3 (2.05%) 3PAR
12 3 (2.05%) Brocade
12 3 (2.05%) Google
13 2 (1.37%) McAfee