Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 73 74
Rank change year-on-year -29 +1 -20
Permanent jobs citing VMware 138 207 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.54% 3.63% 3.32%
As % of the Vendors category 6.72% 9.07% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 88 147 116
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £29,125
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,705 £62,500
UK median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +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 2,055 2,282 2,025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.83% 39.96% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,315 1,500 1,239
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,225 £27,000
90th Percentile £69,050 £67,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -43 64 £41,311 -2.80% 12
Glasgow -5 42 £41,500 -7.78% 14
West Lothian +10 12 £31,500 -
Stirling -3 7 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Aberdeen +4 4 £49,000 +25.64% 2
Renfrewshire 0 4 £30,000 -31.82% 1
South Lanarkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Perth and Kinross 0 1 £30,000 - 1
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £32,500 -
Dundee - 1 - -
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 83 (60.14%) Microsoft
2 74 (53.62%) Active Directory
3 73 (52.90%) Windows
4 69 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 48 (34.78%) Windows Server
6 46 (33.33%) Linux
7 45 (32.61%) Microsoft Azure
8 42 (30.43%) Firewall
9 41 (29.71%) ITIL
10 37 (26.81%) PowerShell
10 37 (26.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 36 (26.09%) Cisco
12 33 (23.91%) Hyper-V
13 32 (23.19%) Office 365
14 31 (22.46%) Problem-Solving
15 28 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
16 25 (18.12%) DevOps
17 24 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
17 24 (17.39%) Citrix
18 23 (16.67%) DNS
19 22 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
19 22 (15.94%) SQL Server
20 21 (15.22%) MS Exchange
21 20 (14.49%) TCP/IP
21 20 (14.49%) DHCP
22 19 (13.77%) Windows 7
22 19 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
23 18 (13.04%) GitLab
23 18 (13.04%) Finance
24 17 (12.32%) Microsoft Office

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 21 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (6.52%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.07%) Skype for Business
5 5 (3.62%) Apache
6 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.17%) JBoss
6 3 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.17%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.17%) WordPress
7 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.72%) IIS
7 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (12.32%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 45 (32.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (23.19%) Office 365
3 24 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.35%) Power Platform
5 5 (3.62%) PaaS
6 4 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.17%) IaaS
8 2 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.45%) SaaS
9 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.72%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.72%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 42 (30.43%) Firewall
2 23 (16.67%) DNS
3 20 (14.49%) DHCP
3 20 (14.49%) TCP/IP
4 16 (11.59%) VPN
5 14 (10.14%) LAN
5 14 (10.14%) SAN
6 13 (9.42%) VLAN
7 11 (7.97%) WAN
8 10 (7.25%) Internet
9 8 (5.80%) Network Security
10 7 (5.07%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (5.07%) iSCSI
11 6 (4.35%) NAS
12 5 (3.62%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (3.62%) Wireless
13 3 (2.17%) Ethernet
13 3 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 3 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 3 (2.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 6 (4.35%) Power BI
3 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (13.04%) GitLab
2 9 (6.52%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.80%) TeamCity
4 7 (5.07%) Artifactory
4 7 (5.07%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.07%) GoCD
4 7 (5.07%) Maven
4 7 (5.07%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (5.07%) Subversion
4 7 (5.07%) Vagrant
5 5 (3.62%) Selenium
6 4 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.45%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.72%) Hudson
General
1 18 (13.04%) Finance
2 7 (5.07%) Retail
3 6 (4.35%) Banking
4 3 (2.17%) French Language
4 3 (2.17%) Legal
4 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.45%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.72%) Back Office
6 1 (0.72%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.72%) Norwegian Language
6 1 (0.72%) Publishing
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (13.77%) Analyst
3 11 (7.97%) IT Analyst
4 10 (7.25%) Support Engineer
5 9 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (6.52%) IT Engineer
6 8 (5.80%) Administrator
6 8 (5.80%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.07%) Support Analyst
7 7 (5.07%) Technical Leader
8 6 (4.35%) Consultant
8 6 (4.35%) IT Operations Analyst
8 6 (4.35%) IT Support
8 6 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
8 6 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (3.62%) Developer
9 5 (3.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (3.62%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (3.62%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (2.90%) REST
3 3 (2.17%) Middleware
4 2 (1.45%) LDAP
5 1 (0.72%) .NET
5 1 (0.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.97%) PKI
4 10 (7.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (5.07%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.07%) Virtual Team
6 6 (4.35%) EMC VMAX
6 6 (4.35%) Replication
7 5 (3.62%) Clustering
7 5 (3.62%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.17%) FMCG
9 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.45%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.72%) IVR
10 1 (0.72%) PMI
10 1 (0.72%) SCADA
10 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 73 (52.90%) Windows
2 48 (34.78%) Windows Server
3 46 (33.33%) Linux
4 28 (20.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (13.77%) Windows 7
6 16 (11.59%) Windows 10
6 16 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (7.25%) Android
9 5 (3.62%) Unix
10 4 (2.90%) SUSE
11 3 (2.17%) CentOS
11 3 (2.17%) Solaris
11 3 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.72%) AIX
13 1 (0.72%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.71%) ITIL
2 37 (26.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 31 (22.46%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (18.12%) DevOps
5 17 (12.32%) Coaching
5 17 (12.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (11.59%) Mentoring
7 15 (10.87%) Service Delivery
8 12 (8.70%) Change Control
9 10 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (7.25%) Technical Leadership
10 9 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (6.52%) Load Balancing
10 9 (6.52%) Patch Management
10 9 (6.52%) Project Planning
11 8 (5.80%) Configuration Management
11 8 (5.80%) Migration
11 8 (5.80%) Time Management
12 7 (5.07%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (5.07%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.81%) PowerShell
2 15 (10.87%) Python
3 13 (9.42%) SQL
4 8 (5.80%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.62%) Shell Script
5 5 (3.62%) VBScript
6 4 (2.90%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.90%) Perl
7 3 (2.17%) C#
7 3 (2.17%) PHP
8 2 (1.45%) Ruby
9 1 (0.72%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.72%) C
9 1 (0.72%) C++
9 1 (0.72%) C-shell
9 1 (0.72%) Korn
9 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (15.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (10.87%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (10.87%) MCSA
3 13 (9.42%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (6.52%) MCSE
5 7 (5.07%) Degree
6 5 (3.62%) CCNA
7 4 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.45%) CCNP
8 2 (1.45%) MCITP
9 1 (0.72%) LPIC
9 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.72%) RHCE
9 1 (0.72%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.97%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.90%) QA
3 3 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (53.62%) Active Directory
2 69 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (23.91%) Hyper-V
4 16 (11.59%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (10.87%) vSphere
6 12 (8.70%) Docker
7 9 (6.52%) XenDesktop
8 8 (5.80%) XenApp
9 5 (3.62%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (2.17%) Oracle Clusterware
10 3 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.72%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.72%) KVM
11 1 (0.72%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (8.70%) Ansible
2 10 (7.25%) SCCM
3 8 (5.80%) Terraform
4 7 (5.07%) Packer
5 6 (4.35%) Graphite
5 6 (4.35%) HAProxy
5 6 (4.35%) Icinga
5 6 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (3.62%) Backup Exec
6 5 (3.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (3.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (3.62%) WSUS
7 4 (2.90%) Kubernetes
8 3 (2.17%) Data Guard
8 3 (2.17%) MaaS360
8 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.45%) Puppet
10 1 (0.72%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.72%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 83 (60.14%) Microsoft
2 36 (26.09%) Cisco
3 24 (17.39%) Citrix
4 13 (9.42%) EMC
4 13 (9.42%) Red Hat
5 10 (7.25%) Apple
5 10 (7.25%) Veeam
6 7 (5.07%) HP
7 6 (4.35%) Kaseya
7 6 (4.35%) Mitel
7 6 (4.35%) Remedy
7 6 (4.35%) SolarWinds
8 5 (3.62%) Oracle
8 5 (3.62%) Symantec
9 4 (2.90%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.90%) F5
10 3 (2.17%) 3Com
10 3 (2.17%) Avaya
10 3 (2.17%) Solarvista
11 2 (1.45%) NetApp