The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 23 27 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 4 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.70% 0.76% 3.94%
As % of the System Software category 44.44% 9.09% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 9
Average salary £25,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £45,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,450 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VMware Infrastructure
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 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 8.33% 8.33% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 17
Average salary £31,500 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.86% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,900 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,750 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Belfast

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VMware Infrastructure Salary Histogram in Belfast

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) SSH

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) SSH
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) HNC
2 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) SAP