Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 60 63
Rank change year-on-year -12 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware 217 182 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.74% 3.94% 3.71%
As % of the Vendors category 9.33% 9.69% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 155 108 146
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,200 £30,875
90th Percentile £55,750 £52,875 £56,250
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 2,326 1,878 2,596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.14% 40.67% 44.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,570 1,192 1,555
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 26 April 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 26 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 +11 98 £42,500 -2.86% 11
Glasgow -32 79 £42,500 +7.59% 18
Stirling +4 13 £27,500 -51.11% 3
East Ayrshire - 6 £21,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 5 £30,000 -
Fife - 5 - -
Aberdeen -5 4 £39,000 - 4
Aberdeenshire - 3 £30,000 - 1
Inverclyde -3 1 £38,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £33,000 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
North Ayrshire - 1 - -
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 128 (58.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 122 (56.22%) Windows
3 97 (44.70%) Microsoft
4 84 (38.71%) Windows Server
5 72 (33.18%) Firewall
5 72 (33.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 70 (32.26%) Active Directory
7 66 (30.41%) Linux
8 63 (29.03%) Cisco
9 56 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
10 55 (25.35%) Hyper-V
11 51 (23.50%) SQL Server
12 50 (23.04%) SAN
13 46 (21.20%) Load Balancing
14 40 (18.43%) Office 365
15 34 (15.67%) SQL
15 34 (15.67%) VMware ESXi
16 33 (15.21%) DNS
17 32 (14.75%) DHCP
17 32 (14.75%) Citrix
17 32 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
18 31 (14.29%) SCCM
18 31 (14.29%) TCP/IP
18 31 (14.29%) MS Exchange
19 29 (13.36%) ITIL
19 29 (13.36%) vCenter Server
20 28 (12.90%) VPN
20 28 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
21 26 (11.98%) WAN
21 26 (11.98%) Disaster Recovery

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 31 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.37%) Tomcat
3 14 (6.45%) Apache
4 13 (5.99%) JBoss
4 13 (5.99%) WebLogic
5 12 (5.53%) iPlanet
5 12 (5.53%) Oracle Application Server
6 11 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (5.07%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.30%) IIS
7 5 (2.30%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.38%) Jetty
9 2 (0.92%) Confluence
9 2 (0.92%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.46%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.46%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (7.37%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.84%) Mingle
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (5.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 8 (3.69%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.92%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 72 (33.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (18.43%) Office 365
4 10 (4.61%) PaaS
5 6 (2.76%) SaaS
6 5 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.30%) IaaS
7 4 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.38%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.38%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.92%) GitHub
9 2 (0.92%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.92%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.46%) Route 53
10 1 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 72 (33.18%) Firewall
2 50 (23.04%) SAN
3 33 (15.21%) DNS
4 32 (14.75%) DHCP
5 31 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 28 (12.90%) VPN
7 26 (11.98%) WAN
8 23 (10.60%) LAN
8 23 (10.60%) VoIP
9 22 (10.14%) Network Security
10 16 (7.37%) VLAN
11 10 (4.61%) Telepresence
11 10 (4.61%) Unified Communications
12 8 (3.69%) MPLS
12 8 (3.69%) Wireless
13 7 (3.23%) IP Telephony
14 5 (2.30%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (2.30%) iSCSI
14 5 (2.30%) ISDN
15 4 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (23.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.30%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.84%) MySQL
4 4 (1.84%) Power BI
5 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.46%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.46%) DB2
7 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.46%) Redis
7 1 (0.46%) Riak
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (5.53%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.15%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.76%) JIRA
3 6 (2.76%) TeamCity
4 5 (2.30%) Maven
4 5 (2.30%) Selenium
4 5 (2.30%) Subversion
4 5 (2.30%) Vagrant
5 4 (1.84%) Artifactory
5 4 (1.84%) GitLab
5 4 (1.84%) GoCD
5 4 (1.84%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (1.38%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.92%) Codeship
8 1 (0.46%) DbUnit
8 1 (0.46%) Gatling
8 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.46%) Mockito
8 1 (0.46%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.46%) The Grinder
General
1 19 (8.76%) Finance
2 8 (3.69%) Advertising
3 3 (1.38%) Law
3 3 (1.38%) Legal
4 2 (0.92%) Automotive
4 2 (0.92%) Back Office
4 2 (0.92%) Banking
4 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.92%) Retail
4 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (17.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 35 (16.13%) Analyst
3 34 (15.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 26 (11.98%) Support Analyst
5 21 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
6 20 (9.22%) IT Support
6 20 (9.22%) Network Engineer
7 18 (8.29%) VMware Engineer
8 15 (6.91%) Linux Engineer
9 14 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
9 14 (6.45%) IT Analyst
9 14 (6.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 13 (5.99%) Cisco Engineer
10 13 (5.99%) Linux Server Engineer
10 13 (5.99%) Server Engineer
10 13 (5.99%) Unix Engineer
10 13 (5.99%) Virtualisation Engineer
11 12 (5.53%) Build Engineer
11 12 (5.53%) IT Support Analyst
11 12 (5.53%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.83%) Web Services
2 13 (5.99%) J2EE
3 5 (2.30%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (1.84%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (1.84%) Spring
5 3 (1.38%) .NET
5 3 (1.38%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.38%) Hibernate
5 3 (1.38%) HTML
5 3 (1.38%) HTML5
5 3 (1.38%) LAMP
5 3 (1.38%) Node.js
6 2 (0.92%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.92%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.46%) JPA
7 1 (0.46%) PowerMock
7 1 (0.46%) REST
7 1 (0.46%) RESTful
7 1 (0.46%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.06%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.37%) Clustering
3 14 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.07%) Public Cloud
6 8 (3.69%) Private Cloud
6 8 (3.69%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.76%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (2.76%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.30%) Smart Home
9 4 (1.84%) Cloud Native
10 3 (1.38%) iPhone
11 2 (0.92%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.92%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.92%) Fintech
11 2 (0.92%) iPad
12 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 122 (56.22%) Windows
2 84 (38.71%) Windows Server
3 66 (30.41%) Linux
4 32 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (11.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (9.68%) Unix
7 20 (9.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (7.37%) Solaris
9 15 (6.91%) Windows 10
9 15 (6.91%) Windows 7
10 14 (6.45%) AIX
11 13 (5.99%) HPUX
12 10 (4.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (2.30%) CentOS
14 4 (1.84%) Ubuntu
15 3 (1.38%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.92%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.92%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.92%) zOS
17 1 (0.46%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.20%) Load Balancing
2 29 (13.36%) ITIL
3 26 (11.98%) DevOps
3 26 (11.98%) Disaster Recovery
4 25 (11.52%) Migration
5 21 (9.68%) Presales
5 21 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (9.22%) Service Management
7 14 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 14 (6.45%) High Availability
7 14 (6.45%) ITSM
8 13 (5.99%) Collaborative Working
8 13 (5.99%) Server Virtualisation
9 12 (5.53%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (5.53%) Converged Infrastructure
9 12 (5.53%) CRM
9 12 (5.53%) Programme Management
9 12 (5.53%) Runbook
9 12 (5.53%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 34 (15.67%) SQL
2 19 (8.76%) PowerShell
3 18 (8.29%) Python
4 13 (5.99%) Java
5 12 (5.53%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.76%) Ruby
7 5 (2.30%) C#
8 4 (1.84%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.84%) Perl
8 4 (1.84%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.92%) Java 8
10 1 (0.46%) C
10 1 (0.46%) Clojure
10 1 (0.46%) Erlang
10 1 (0.46%) F#
10 1 (0.46%) Haskell
10 1 (0.46%) PHP
10 1 (0.46%) Scala
10 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (10.14%) CCNA
3 14 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (5.53%) Degree
5 10 (4.61%) MCSE
6 9 (4.15%) CCNP
7 7 (3.23%) MCP
7 7 (3.23%) Security Cleared
8 6 (2.76%) HND
9 4 (1.84%) CCDP
10 3 (1.38%) AWS Certification
10 3 (1.38%) MCSA
11 2 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.92%) CCIE
11 2 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.92%) MCITP
11 2 (0.92%) MCT
12 1 (0.46%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.53%) QA
2 5 (2.30%) SLA
3 4 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.38%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.92%) GCP
5 2 (0.92%) GDPR
6 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 128 (58.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (32.26%) Active Directory
3 55 (25.35%) Hyper-V
4 34 (15.67%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (7.83%) vSphere
6 14 (6.45%) KVM
7 12 (5.53%) Docker
7 12 (5.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 8 (3.69%) XenApp
9 7 (3.23%) VMware NSX
9 7 (3.23%) XenDesktop
10 6 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (2.30%) Terminal Services
12 4 (1.84%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (1.38%) vCloud
13 3 (1.38%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (1.38%) XenServer
14 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.92%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 31 (14.29%) SCCM
2 29 (13.36%) vCenter Server
3 25 (11.52%) Ansible
3 25 (11.52%) SCOM
4 14 (6.45%) Puppet
5 11 (5.07%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (4.61%) Cisco CUCM
7 8 (3.69%) Kubernetes
8 5 (2.30%) HAProxy
9 4 (1.84%) Graphite
9 4 (1.84%) Icinga
9 4 (1.84%) Packer
9 4 (1.84%) Terraform
10 3 (1.38%) AirWatch
10 3 (1.38%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.92%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.92%) WMI
12 1 (0.46%) AppManager
12 1 (0.46%) Cisco Prime
12 1 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 97 (44.70%) Microsoft
2 63 (29.03%) Cisco
3 32 (14.75%) Citrix
4 25 (11.52%) Oracle
5 15 (6.91%) CheckPoint
6 13 (5.99%) Veritas
7 12 (5.53%) Cognizant
7 12 (5.53%) Dell
7 12 (5.53%) PlateSpin
7 12 (5.53%) Sun
8 9 (4.15%) Red Hat
9 8 (3.69%) Apple
9 8 (3.69%) Veeam
10 7 (3.23%) EMC
10 7 (3.23%) Google
10 7 (3.23%) HP
11 6 (2.76%) F5
12 5 (2.30%) Avaya
12 5 (2.30%) IBM
12 5 (2.30%) Zerto