The table below looks at the statistics for VMware ESX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware ESX over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware ESX Server
Rank 22 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing VMware ESX 4 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.12% 7.50% -
As % of the System Software category 28.57% 57.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 0
Average salary £50,000 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
VMware ESX
UK

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

System Software Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 14.43% 13.00% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 4
Average salary £26,500 £26,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% -45.26%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

VMware ESX
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VMware ESX Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

VMware ESX
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VMware ESX Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

VMware ESX
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware ESX within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +2 4 £50,000 +92.30%
VMware ESX
UK

VMware ESX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Nmap
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Rapid7
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management

VMware ESX
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Development Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Development Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Software Development Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) NetWare
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nmap
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Rapid7
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Novell