The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 29 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.87% 1.40% -
As % of the System Software category 50.00% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £22,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
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
2 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.74% 6.99% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 8
Average salary £26,000 £22,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -27.86%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing vSphere 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 vSphere.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) DHCP
1 13 (100.00%) DNS
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) SAN
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) VMware ESX
2 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) NetBackup
2 12 (92.31%) Backup Exec
2 12 (92.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 12 (92.31%) NAS
2 12 (92.31%) ITIL V3
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (92.31%) Veritas
2 12 (92.31%) Symantec
2 12 (92.31%) Sophos
2 12 (92.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) IIS
2 12 (92.31%) ITIL
3 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
3 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (76.92%) Clustering
4 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (76.92%) Norton AntiVirus

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing vSphere 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 vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (92.31%) IIS
2 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) DNS
1 13 (100.00%) SAN
1 13 (100.00%) DHCP
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Server Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Server Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Clustering
2 6 (46.15%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
1 12 (92.31%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (92.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL V3
2 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
2 4 (30.77%) Compatibility Testing
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCTS
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) VMware ESX
3 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) NetBackup
1 12 (92.31%) Backup Exec
2 10 (76.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Symantec
2 12 (92.31%) Sophos
2 12 (92.31%) Veritas
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Compaq
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago