Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 55 47
Rank change year-on-year -31 -8 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware 177 234 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.24% 4.21% 5.06%
As % of the Vendors category 7.93% 10.66% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 129 173 199
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.97% +1.30%
10th Percentile £26,200 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £60,000
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 2,231 2,196 2,522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 40.88% 39.50% 45.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,444 1,330 1,450
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +0.63%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,375 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -15 90 £47,500 -9.52% 14
Glasgow -11 52 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Stirling +8 12 £27,500 -35.29%
West Lothian -12 5 £35,000 +20.69% 1
Dundee +2 3 £24,000 -31.43%
Fife -1 3 - - 1
East Ayrshire -1 3 £31,500 +57.50%
Falkirk - 3 £51,750 -
Renfrewshire -1 1 £44,000 +27.54%
Argyll and Bute -1 1 £27,500 -
Scottish Borders -5 1 £40,000 +17.65%
South Ayrshire - 1 £28,500 -
Moray - 1 - -
Lanarkshire - 1 £46,000 -
VMware
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 89 (50.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 86 (48.59%) Windows
3 64 (36.16%) Microsoft
4 60 (33.90%) Active Directory
5 59 (33.33%) Linux
6 55 (31.07%) Cisco
7 53 (29.94%) Amazon AWS
8 50 (28.25%) Windows Server
9 45 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
10 42 (23.73%) Data Centre
11 36 (20.34%) Firewall
12 35 (19.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 34 (19.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 32 (18.08%) Citrix
15 30 (16.95%) SAN
15 30 (16.95%) Hyper-V
15 30 (16.95%) VMware ESXi
16 28 (15.82%) vCenter Server
16 28 (15.82%) WAN
16 28 (15.82%) SQL
17 25 (14.12%) DNS
17 25 (14.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 25 (14.12%) DevOps
18 24 (13.56%) VMware NSX
18 24 (13.56%) Finance
19 23 (12.99%) Office 365
20 22 (12.43%) Problem-Solving
20 22 (12.43%) Presales
20 22 (12.43%) SCCM
20 22 (12.43%) ITIL

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 14 (7.91%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.26%) nginx
4 4 (2.26%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.26%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.69%) Apache
5 3 (1.69%) IIS
6 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.13%) JBoss
6 2 (1.13%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.13%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.56%) Jetty
7 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (7.91%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.39%) Mingle
3 5 (2.82%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 53 (29.94%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (12.99%) Office 365
4 6 (3.39%) IaaS
5 5 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.26%) Akamai
6 4 (2.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.26%) SaaS
7 2 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.13%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (1.13%) PaaS
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.56%) Route 53
8 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (20.34%) Firewall
2 30 (16.95%) SAN
3 28 (15.82%) WAN
4 25 (14.12%) DNS
5 21 (11.86%) LAN
6 19 (10.73%) Wireless
7 13 (7.34%) DHCP
7 13 (7.34%) TCP/IP
8 10 (5.65%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (5.65%) Telepresence
8 10 (5.65%) Unified Communications
8 10 (5.65%) VoIP
8 10 (5.65%) VPN
9 8 (4.52%) MPLS
10 6 (3.39%) IPv4
11 5 (2.82%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (2.26%) Network Security
12 4 (2.26%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (2.26%) VLAN
12 4 (2.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.08%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.69%) MySQL
3 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.13%) DB2
4 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.56%) Big Data
5 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (7.91%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.78%) Artifactory
2 12 (6.78%) GitLab
2 12 (6.78%) GoCD
2 12 (6.78%) Jenkins
2 12 (6.78%) Maven
2 12 (6.78%) Sonatype Nexus
2 12 (6.78%) Subversion
2 12 (6.78%) TeamCity
2 12 (6.78%) Vagrant
3 4 (2.26%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.56%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.56%) MSI
4 1 (0.56%) Selenium
4 1 (0.56%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 24 (13.56%) Finance
2 4 (2.26%) Law
3 3 (1.69%) Electronics
3 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.69%) Retail
4 2 (1.13%) Legal
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.56%) Publishing
5 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (11.30%) Architect
1 20 (11.30%) Cloud Engineer
1 20 (11.30%) Support Engineer
2 19 (10.73%) Cloud Architect
3 16 (9.04%) Azure Architect
3 16 (9.04%) Cisco Architect
4 15 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (7.91%) Cisco Engineer
5 14 (7.91%) IT Support
5 14 (7.91%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (6.78%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (6.21%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (6.21%) VMware Engineer
8 10 (5.65%) Unified Communications Engineer
9 8 (4.52%) Administrator
9 8 (4.52%) Analyst
9 8 (4.52%) IT Engineer
9 8 (4.52%) Network Engineer
9 8 (4.52%) Technical Engineer
9 8 (4.52%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.78%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (4.52%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (2.82%) Web Services
4 4 (2.26%) LAMP
4 4 (2.26%) OAuth
4 4 (2.26%) OAuth2
4 4 (2.26%) SAML
5 2 (1.13%) .NET
5 2 (1.13%) LDAP
5 2 (1.13%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.56%) Flash
6 1 (0.56%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.56%) HTML
6 1 (0.56%) HTML5
6 1 (0.56%) Node.js
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.56%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.56%) Spring
6 1 (0.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (23.73%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.30%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (6.21%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.65%) Clustering
5 9 (5.08%) Public Cloud
6 8 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.52%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.82%) Fintech
7 5 (2.82%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.26%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (1.69%) Replication
9 3 (1.69%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.13%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.13%) Cloud Native
10 2 (1.13%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.13%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.56%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 86 (48.59%) Windows
2 59 (33.33%) Linux
3 50 (28.25%) Windows Server
4 35 (19.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (19.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (14.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (6.21%) Windows 10
8 9 (5.08%) Unix
8 9 (5.08%) Windows 7
9 7 (3.95%) Mac OS
10 5 (2.82%) CentOS
10 5 (2.82%) Solaris
10 5 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.69%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.13%) AIX
12 2 (1.13%) HPUX
12 2 (1.13%) OpenVMS
12 2 (1.13%) VMS
13 1 (0.56%) Debian
13 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (14.12%) DevOps
2 22 (12.43%) ITIL
2 22 (12.43%) Presales
2 22 (12.43%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 18 (10.17%) Migration
5 15 (8.47%) Load Balancing
6 12 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (5.65%) Service Management
7 10 (5.65%) Web Application Development
8 9 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (4.52%) Data Privacy
9 8 (4.52%) Mentoring
10 7 (3.95%) Kanban
10 7 (3.95%) Project Management
10 7 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (3.39%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (15.82%) SQL
2 19 (10.73%) Python
3 10 (5.65%) Java
4 9 (5.08%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.82%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.26%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.26%) Perl
6 4 (2.26%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.69%) PHP
7 3 (1.69%) Ruby
7 3 (1.69%) VBA
8 2 (1.13%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.56%) Java 8
9 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.56%) VB
9 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (10.73%) Degree
3 15 (8.47%) CCNA
4 11 (6.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (5.65%) MCSE
5 10 (5.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.95%) CCNP
7 5 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.26%) AWS Certification
9 3 (1.69%) MCSA
10 2 (1.13%) HND
10 2 (1.13%) VCAP
11 1 (0.56%) MCP
11 1 (0.56%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.91%) SLA
2 3 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 89 (50.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (33.90%) Active Directory
3 30 (16.95%) Hyper-V
3 30 (16.95%) VMware ESXi
4 24 (13.56%) VMware NSX
5 17 (9.60%) vSphere
6 15 (8.47%) Docker
7 7 (3.95%) Firmware
7 7 (3.95%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (3.95%) NFS
8 5 (2.82%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.69%) BitLocker
10 3 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.69%) XenApp
11 1 (0.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.56%) iptables
11 1 (0.56%) KVM
11 1 (0.56%) Samba
11 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 28 (15.82%) vCenter Server
2 22 (12.43%) SCCM
3 21 (11.86%) Ansible
4 12 (6.78%) Packer
4 12 (6.78%) Terraform
5 10 (5.65%) Cisco CUCM
6 8 (4.52%) Graphite
6 8 (4.52%) HAProxy
6 8 (4.52%) Icinga
7 7 (3.95%) PowerCLI
7 7 (3.95%) SCOM
7 7 (3.95%) vMotion
8 5 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (2.82%) Puppet
9 4 (2.26%) Kibana
10 3 (1.69%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (1.69%) Kubernetes
10 3 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (1.13%) Backup Exec
11 2 (1.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 64 (36.16%) Microsoft
2 55 (31.07%) Cisco
3 32 (18.08%) Citrix
4 17 (9.60%) HP
5 16 (9.04%) Red Hat
6 11 (6.21%) Dell
6 11 (6.21%) Oracle
7 7 (3.95%) EMC
7 7 (3.95%) Veeam
8 6 (3.39%) F5
9 5 (2.82%) IBM
9 5 (2.82%) Meraki
9 5 (2.82%) NetApp
10 4 (2.26%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.26%) Google
11 3 (1.69%) Brocade
11 3 (1.69%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.69%) Symantec
12 2 (1.13%) MobileIron
12 2 (1.13%) TOWER Software