Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 55 45
Rank change year-on-year -43 -10 +12
Permanent jobs citing VMware 151 258 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.79% 4.57% 5.35%
As % of the Vendors category 6.92% 11.40% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 105 203 209
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £59,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 2,181 2,264 2,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.33% 40.14% 45.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,350 1,427 1,429
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £69,375 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 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 -27 84 £50,000 +6.95% 15
Glasgow -22 36 £40,000 +3.90% 12
Stirling +8 5 £34,000 -20.00% 1
West Lothian - 5 £35,000 -
Dundee +8 4 £24,000 -31.43% 2
Fife +1 3 - - 2
Falkirk - 3 £51,750 -
South Lanarkshire -8 2 £30,000 -30.23%
Lanarkshire +1 1 £46,000 +40.46%
North Lanarkshire -1 1 - - 1
Argyll and Bute -1 1 £27,500 -
East Ayrshire -2 1 £32,500 +62.50%
Scottish Borders -5 1 £40,000 +17.65%
Renfrewshire -5 1 £44,000 +27.54%
Aberdeen - 1 £26,500 -
South Ayrshire - 1 £28,500 -
Moray - 1 - -
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 90 (59.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (52.32%) Windows
3 66 (43.71%) Microsoft
4 58 (38.41%) Active Directory
5 53 (35.10%) Linux
6 48 (31.79%) Windows Server
7 44 (29.14%) Cisco
8 42 (27.81%) Amazon AWS
9 41 (27.15%) Data Centre
10 36 (23.84%) Microsoft Azure
11 33 (21.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 32 (21.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 30 (19.87%) Firewall
14 28 (18.54%) SQL
14 28 (18.54%) Hyper-V
15 27 (17.88%) Office 365
16 26 (17.22%) SCCM
16 26 (17.22%) Problem-Solving
17 24 (15.89%) Citrix
18 23 (15.23%) SAN
18 23 (15.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 23 (15.23%) DevOps
19 22 (14.57%) SQL Server
19 22 (14.57%) WAN
20 21 (13.91%) DNS
21 20 (13.25%) VMware NSX
22 19 (12.58%) Windows 10
22 19 (12.58%) Microsoft Office
23 18 (11.92%) VMware ESXi
24 17 (11.26%) vSphere

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 13 (8.61%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.64%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.97%) Apache
3 6 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.97%) JBoss
4 5 (3.31%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.65%) nginx
5 4 (2.65%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.65%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.99%) WordPress
7 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.66%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.66%) Confluence
8 1 (0.66%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.66%) WildFly
Applications
1 19 (12.58%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.30%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 42 (27.81%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (23.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (17.88%) Office 365
4 6 (3.97%) IaaS
5 4 (2.65%) Akamai
5 4 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.65%) SaaS
6 3 (1.99%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.32%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 30 (19.87%) Firewall
2 23 (15.23%) SAN
3 22 (14.57%) WAN
4 21 (13.91%) DNS
5 16 (10.60%) LAN
5 16 (10.60%) TCP/IP
5 16 (10.60%) Wireless
6 10 (6.62%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (5.96%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (5.96%) DHCP
8 8 (5.30%) VPN
9 7 (4.64%) MPLS
10 6 (3.97%) HTTP
10 6 (3.97%) IPv4
11 4 (2.65%) Kerberos
11 4 (2.65%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (2.65%) Skype
11 4 (2.65%) VoIP
11 4 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (2.65%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.31%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.66%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.66%) Big Data
5 1 (0.66%) DB2
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (7.95%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.28%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.62%) GitLab
3 10 (6.62%) Sonatype Nexus
3 10 (6.62%) Subversion
4 9 (5.96%) Artifactory
4 9 (5.96%) GoCD
4 9 (5.96%) Maven
4 9 (5.96%) TeamCity
4 9 (5.96%) Vagrant
5 4 (2.65%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.66%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.66%) JIRA
6 1 (0.66%) MSI
6 1 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.66%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 16 (10.60%) Finance
2 4 (2.65%) Electronics
2 4 (2.65%) Law
3 3 (1.99%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.99%) Retail
4 1 (0.66%) Advertising
4 1 (0.66%) Banking
4 1 (0.66%) French Language
4 1 (0.66%) German Language
4 1 (0.66%) Legal
4 1 (0.66%) Publishing
4 1 (0.66%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (12.58%) Support Engineer
2 18 (11.92%) Administrator
3 17 (11.26%) Architect
4 16 (10.60%) Cloud Architect
5 13 (8.61%) Azure Architect
5 13 (8.61%) Cisco Architect
5 13 (8.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.95%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (7.95%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (5.96%) IT Manager
7 9 (5.96%) Network Engineer
7 9 (5.96%) Technical Engineer
7 9 (5.96%) Technical Support
7 9 (5.96%) Technical Support Engineer
8 8 (5.30%) IT Administrator
8 8 (5.30%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (5.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.64%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (3.97%) IT Support
10 6 (3.97%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.96%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (3.31%) LDAP
2 5 (3.31%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (2.65%) Middleware
3 4 (2.65%) OAuth
3 4 (2.65%) OAuth2
3 4 (2.65%) OpenID
3 4 (2.65%) SAML
4 2 (1.32%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (1.32%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.66%) .NET
5 1 (0.66%) CSS
5 1 (0.66%) J2EE
5 1 (0.66%) LAMP
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.66%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (27.15%) Data Centre
2 17 (11.26%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (7.95%) Clustering
4 11 (7.28%) Computer Science
5 9 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.96%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.64%) Public Cloud
7 6 (3.97%) Fintech
8 4 (2.65%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.65%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (1.99%) Replication
9 3 (1.99%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.99%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.66%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.66%) iPhone
11 1 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.66%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 79 (52.32%) Windows
2 53 (35.10%) Linux
3 48 (31.79%) Windows Server
4 33 (21.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (21.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (15.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (12.58%) Windows 10
8 11 (7.28%) Windows 7
9 9 (5.96%) Unix
10 8 (5.30%) Mac OS
11 4 (2.65%) CentOS
12 3 (1.99%) Solaris
13 2 (1.32%) Android
13 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.32%) VMS
13 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.66%) HPUX
14 1 (0.66%) OpenVMS
14 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.22%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (15.23%) DevOps
3 16 (10.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 16 (10.60%) ITIL
4 15 (9.93%) Presales
5 12 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (7.28%) Data Privacy
7 10 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (6.62%) Project Management
7 10 (6.62%) Service Management
8 9 (5.96%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (5.96%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (5.30%) Migration
9 8 (5.30%) Process Improvement
10 7 (4.64%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (4.64%) Load Balancing
10 7 (4.64%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (4.64%) Server Management
10 7 (4.64%) Service Delivery
11 6 (3.97%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.54%) SQL
2 16 (10.60%) Python
3 12 (7.95%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.97%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.65%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.65%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.99%) Perl
6 3 (1.99%) PHP
6 3 (1.99%) Ruby
6 3 (1.99%) VBA
6 3 (1.99%) VBScript
7 2 (1.32%) C#
7 2 (1.32%) Java
7 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.66%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.66%) C-shell
8 1 (0.66%) Korn
8 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (11.26%) Degree
2 16 (10.60%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (7.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (7.28%) MCSE
5 9 (5.96%) CCNP
6 8 (5.30%) CCNA
7 6 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.65%) MCSA
10 3 (1.99%) AWS Certification
11 2 (1.32%) MCITP
11 2 (1.32%) MCP
11 2 (1.32%) VCAP
12 1 (0.66%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.66%) ACSA
12 1 (0.66%) MCSD
12 1 (0.66%) MCTS
12 1 (0.66%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.66%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.60%) SLA
2 3 (1.99%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.32%) QA
4 1 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 90 (59.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (38.41%) Active Directory
3 28 (18.54%) Hyper-V
4 20 (13.25%) VMware NSX
5 18 (11.92%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (11.26%) vSphere
7 11 (7.28%) Docker
8 10 (6.62%) Firmware
9 8 (5.30%) NFS
10 7 (4.64%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (3.97%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (2.65%) XenDesktop
13 3 (1.99%) BitLocker
13 3 (1.99%) Oracle Clusterware
13 3 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (1.99%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (1.32%) XenApp
15 1 (0.66%) iptables
15 1 (0.66%) Samba
15 1 (0.66%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (17.22%) SCCM
2 17 (11.26%) vCenter Server
3 13 (8.61%) Ansible
4 10 (6.62%) Terraform
5 9 (5.96%) Packer
6 8 (5.30%) vMotion
7 7 (4.64%) PowerCLI
8 6 (3.97%) SCOM
9 5 (3.31%) Graphite
9 5 (3.31%) HAProxy
9 5 (3.31%) Icinga
9 5 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (3.31%) Puppet
10 4 (2.65%) Kibana
11 3 (1.99%) Backup Exec
11 3 (1.99%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (1.99%) Data Guard
11 3 (1.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 66 (43.71%) Microsoft
2 44 (29.14%) Cisco
3 24 (15.89%) Citrix
4 16 (10.60%) Red Hat
5 15 (9.93%) HP
6 10 (6.62%) Dell
7 8 (5.30%) Meraki
7 8 (5.30%) Oracle
8 6 (3.97%) F5
8 6 (3.97%) Veeam
9 5 (3.31%) EMC
9 5 (3.31%) IBM
9 5 (3.31%) Veritas
10 3 (1.99%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.99%) Brocade
10 3 (1.99%) Google
10 3 (1.99%) Juniper
10 3 (1.99%) NetApp
10 3 (1.99%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.32%) Apple