The first table below looks at the demand for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 22 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.29% 0.36% 1.60%
As % of the System Software category 55.56% 5.26% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Average salary £26,500 £50,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.80%
System Software Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 5.92% 6.91% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 18
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -9.67%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
VMware ESX
County Antrim

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware ESX across the Belfast region.

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Belfast

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Veritas
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
2 5 (62.50%) vSphere
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) NAS
2 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (62.50%) Sophos
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (62.50%) Symantec
2 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) IIS
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing VMware ESX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware ESX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) NAS
2 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2000
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) OpenVMS
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
1 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Compatibility Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) vSphere
3 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
3 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Veritas
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Sophos
2 5 (62.50%) Symantec
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Infoblox
Belfast, County Antrim
Steria
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,500 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000.00 - £28673.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago