The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 34 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.55% - 8.16%
As % of the System Software category 4.76% - 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 12
Median salary £34,000 - £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
vSphere
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
21 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 11.60% 17.71% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 27
Median salary £37,500 £26,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £31,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

vSphere
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Belfast

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware