Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 73 56
Rank change year-on-year 0 -17 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware 208 180 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.62% 3.42% 4.56%
As % of the Vendors category 9.05% 8.74% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 148 121 182
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,750 £29,400
90th Percentile £65,698 £62,500 £57,500
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 2,298 2,059 2,665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.99% 39.08% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,515 1,258 1,516
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £64,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +2 101 £42,500 -15.00% 17
Glasgow -3 81 £43,750 +12.18% 8
Stirling +8 13 £27,500 -43.59%
East Ayrshire -1 4 £31,500 +57.50%
Falkirk +2 2 £38,500 -18.95% 1
West Lothian -3 1 - - 4
Aberdeen -4 1 £39,000 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £27,500 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
North Ayrshire - 1 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £30,000 - 1
Lanarkshire - 1 £46,000 - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £44,000 -
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 105 (50.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 104 (50.00%) Windows
3 83 (39.90%) Linux
3 83 (39.90%) Microsoft
4 68 (32.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 68 (32.69%) Amazon AWS
5 67 (32.21%) Windows Server
6 64 (30.77%) Cisco
7 61 (29.33%) Active Directory
7 61 (29.33%) Firewall
8 52 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 40 (19.23%) Load Balancing
10 38 (18.27%) Data Centre
11 37 (17.79%) SAN
12 36 (17.31%) SQL
13 34 (16.35%) DevOps
13 34 (16.35%) Office 365
14 33 (15.87%) Ansible
14 33 (15.87%) VMware ESXi
15 32 (15.38%) SQL Server
16 31 (14.90%) Citrix
16 31 (14.90%) vCenter Server
17 30 (14.42%) DNS
17 30 (14.42%) Migration
18 28 (13.46%) TCP/IP
19 27 (12.98%) Windows Server 2008
19 27 (12.98%) Windows Server 2012
20 26 (12.50%) Presales
20 26 (12.50%) ITIL
21 25 (12.02%) Oracle

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 22 (10.58%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 15 (7.21%) Apache
4 13 (6.25%) JBoss
4 13 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 12 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (5.77%) iPlanet
5 12 (5.77%) Oracle Application Server
6 9 (4.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.88%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.40%) IIS
8 5 (2.40%) nginx
9 4 (1.92%) Jetty
10 3 (1.44%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.96%) Confluence
11 2 (0.96%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.96%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.48%) Tornado
12 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (7.21%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.88%) Mingle
3 4 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (5.77%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.48%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 68 (32.69%) Amazon AWS
1 68 (32.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (16.35%) Office 365
3 7 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (3.37%) IaaS
4 6 (2.88%) PaaS
5 4 (1.92%) Akamai
5 4 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.92%) SaaS
6 3 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.44%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.96%) GitHub
7 2 (0.96%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.48%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.48%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.48%) Route 53
8 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 61 (29.33%) Firewall
2 37 (17.79%) SAN
3 30 (14.42%) DNS
4 28 (13.46%) TCP/IP
5 25 (12.02%) WAN
6 23 (11.06%) DHCP
6 23 (11.06%) LAN
7 17 (8.17%) Network Security
7 17 (8.17%) VoIP
8 15 (7.21%) VPN
8 15 (7.21%) Wireless
9 13 (6.25%) Telepresence
9 13 (6.25%) Unified Communications
10 7 (3.37%) VLAN
11 5 (2.40%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (1.92%) iSCSI
12 4 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (1.92%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (1.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.77%) MongoDB
3 6 (2.88%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.92%) MySQL
5 3 (1.44%) Power BI
6 2 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.96%) DB2
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.48%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.48%) Redis
7 1 (0.48%) Riak
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (8.65%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.21%) Jenkins
3 13 (6.25%) TeamCity
4 12 (5.77%) Subversion
4 12 (5.77%) Vagrant
5 11 (5.29%) Artifactory
5 11 (5.29%) GitLab
5 11 (5.29%) GoCD
5 11 (5.29%) Maven
5 11 (5.29%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.92%) Fiddler
6 4 (1.92%) Selenium
7 3 (1.44%) JIRA
8 2 (0.96%) Codeship
9 1 (0.48%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.48%) Gatling
9 1 (0.48%) JMeter
9 1 (0.48%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.48%) The Grinder
General
1 23 (11.06%) Finance
2 5 (2.40%) Law
3 4 (1.92%) Advertising
3 4 (1.92%) Legal
3 4 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.44%) Retail
5 1 (0.48%) Automotive
5 1 (0.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Publishing
5 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (17.31%) Cloud Engineer
2 22 (10.58%) Systems Engineer
3 21 (10.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (9.62%) Analyst
5 19 (9.13%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (9.13%) Support Engineer
5 19 (9.13%) VMware Engineer
6 16 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
7 15 (7.21%) Architect
8 14 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support
8 14 (6.73%) Cloud Architect
8 14 (6.73%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (6.25%) Azure Architect
9 13 (6.25%) IT Support
9 13 (6.25%) Unified Communications Engineer
10 12 (5.77%) Build Engineer
10 12 (5.77%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 12 (5.77%) Migration Engineer
10 12 (5.77%) Unix Engineer
10 12 (5.77%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.25%) Web Services
2 12 (5.77%) J2EE
3 11 (5.29%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (4.33%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (1.92%) AngularJS
5 4 (1.92%) Hibernate
5 4 (1.92%) HTML
5 4 (1.92%) HTML5
5 4 (1.92%) LAMP
5 4 (1.92%) Node.js
5 4 (1.92%) OAuth
5 4 (1.92%) OAuth2
5 4 (1.92%) SAML
5 4 (1.92%) Spring
6 3 (1.44%) .NET
6 3 (1.44%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.96%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.48%) Flask
8 1 (0.48%) JPA
8 1 (0.48%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.27%) Data Centre
2 20 (9.62%) Clustering
3 16 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
4 14 (6.73%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (5.77%) Public Cloud
6 8 (3.85%) Private Cloud
7 6 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.40%) Fintech
8 5 (2.40%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.92%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.92%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.92%) Enterprise Cloud
9 4 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.44%) iPhone
11 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.96%) iPad
11 2 (0.96%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.96%) Replication
11 2 (0.96%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.48%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 104 (50.00%) Windows
2 83 (39.90%) Linux
3 67 (32.21%) Windows Server
4 27 (12.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (12.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (11.06%) Unix
6 21 (10.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (9.13%) Solaris
8 18 (8.65%) Windows 10
9 16 (7.69%) AIX
10 14 (6.73%) HPUX
10 14 (6.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (5.29%) Windows 7
12 7 (3.37%) CentOS
12 7 (3.37%) Mac OS
13 5 (2.40%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.96%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.96%) OpenVMS
14 2 (0.96%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.23%) Load Balancing
2 34 (16.35%) DevOps
3 30 (14.42%) Migration
4 26 (12.50%) ITIL
4 26 (12.50%) Presales
5 22 (10.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (8.17%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (8.17%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (7.69%) Service Management
8 14 (6.73%) ITSM
9 13 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (6.25%) Converged Infrastructure
9 13 (6.25%) High Availability
10 12 (5.77%) Collaborative Working
10 12 (5.77%) Programme Management
10 12 (5.77%) Runbook
10 12 (5.77%) Server Virtualisation
10 12 (5.77%) Tech Ops
10 12 (5.77%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 36 (17.31%) SQL
2 24 (11.54%) Python
3 17 (8.17%) Java
4 16 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 11 (5.29%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.40%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.92%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.92%) Perl
7 4 (1.92%) Ruby
8 3 (1.44%) Java 8
8 3 (1.44%) PHP
8 3 (1.44%) VBA
9 1 (0.48%) C#
9 1 (0.48%) Clojure
9 1 (0.48%) Erlang
9 1 (0.48%) F#
9 1 (0.48%) Haskell
9 1 (0.48%) Scala
9 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (8.65%) CCNA
1 18 (8.65%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (7.69%) Degree
3 8 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.88%) MCSE
5 4 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.92%) HND
6 3 (1.44%) AWS Certification
6 3 (1.44%) MCSA
7 2 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.96%) MCITP
7 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.48%) CCNP
8 1 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.48%) GPEN
8 1 (0.48%) OSCP
8 1 (0.48%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.77%) QA
2 9 (4.33%) SLA
3 2 (0.96%) GCP
3 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.48%) GDPR
4 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 105 (50.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (29.33%) Active Directory
3 52 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 33 (15.87%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (9.62%) Docker
6 17 (8.17%) VMware NSX
7 14 (6.73%) KVM
8 12 (5.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 12 (5.77%) vSphere
9 4 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (1.92%) XenApp
9 4 (1.92%) XenDesktop
10 3 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.96%) vCloud
11 2 (0.96%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.48%) NFS
12 1 (0.48%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 33 (15.87%) Ansible
2 31 (14.90%) vCenter Server
3 25 (12.02%) SCCM
4 17 (8.17%) SCOM
5 13 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
6 12 (5.77%) Puppet
7 11 (5.29%) Packer
7 11 (5.29%) Terraform
8 10 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (4.33%) HAProxy
10 8 (3.85%) Graphite
10 8 (3.85%) Icinga
10 8 (3.85%) Kubernetes
11 4 (1.92%) Kibana
12 3 (1.44%) AirWatch
12 3 (1.44%) Backup Exec
12 3 (1.44%) Failover Clustering
13 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
13 2 (0.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (0.96%) vRealize
Vendors
1 83 (39.90%) Microsoft
2 64 (30.77%) Cisco
3 31 (14.90%) Citrix
4 25 (12.02%) Oracle
5 14 (6.73%) Red Hat
6 12 (5.77%) Cognizant
6 12 (5.77%) PlateSpin
6 12 (5.77%) Sun
6 12 (5.77%) Veritas
7 11 (5.29%) EMC
8 10 (4.81%) HP
8 10 (4.81%) Veeam
9 9 (4.33%) Dell
10 7 (3.37%) Apple
10 7 (3.37%) Google
10 7 (3.37%) NetApp
11 6 (2.88%) Meraki
12 5 (2.40%) Avaya
12 5 (2.40%) IBM
12 5 (2.40%) Zerto