The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 29 19 40
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 1 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.78% 10.60% 1.70%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% 72.73% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 6
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -9.83%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.23%
VMware Infrastructure
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
5 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.91% 14.57% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 15
Average salary £26,250 £25,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -18.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VMware Infrastructure Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

VMware Infrastructure
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 Infrastructure within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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 -6 1 £26,000 +4.00%
VMware Infrastructure
UK

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Compaq
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Server Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Compaq
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec