The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware ESX Server
Rank 32 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.67% - 2.51%
As % of the System Software category 22.22% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £25,000 - £43,250
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 - £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £25,800 - £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +10.00%
VMware ESX
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

System Software Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 7.50% 3.60% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 9
Average salary £26,000 £23,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 1 October 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 23 (100.00%) ITIL
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) DNS
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 23 (100.00%) DHCP
1 23 (100.00%) Veritas
1 23 (100.00%) Sophos
1 23 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 23 (100.00%) Firewall
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
1 23 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 22 (95.65%) SC Cleared
2 22 (95.65%) Security Cleared
3 18 (78.26%) NAS
3 18 (78.26%) vSphere
3 18 (78.26%) ITIL V3
3 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (78.26%) Backup Exec
3 18 (78.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 18 (78.26%) Clustering
3 18 (78.26%) Symantec
3 18 (78.26%) Citrix
3 18 (78.26%) SAN
3 18 (78.26%) IIS
4 13 (56.52%) MS Exchange
4 13 (56.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2010

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 18 (78.26%) IIS
2 13 (56.52%) MS Exchange
2 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) DNS
1 23 (100.00%) DHCP
1 23 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (78.26%) NAS
2 18 (78.26%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server 2008
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Clustering
2 6 (26.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) ITIL
1 23 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (78.26%) ITIL V3
2 18 (78.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (30.43%) Compatibility Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) SC Cleared
1 22 (95.65%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (78.26%) vSphere
3 7 (30.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 18 (78.26%) Backup Exec
3 13 (56.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (21.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 23 (100.00%) Veritas
1 23 (100.00%) Sophos
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (78.26%) Symantec
2 18 (78.26%) Citrix
3 5 (21.74%) CommVault
Belfast, County Antrim
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Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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