The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 25 15
Rank change year-on-year -4 -10  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 6 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 2.73% 4.39% 5.71%
As % of the System Software category 42.86% 50.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £23,500 - £25,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware Infrastructure is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 14 10 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 6.36% 8.77% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 6
Median salary £23,500 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.78% -5.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure 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 in Belfast.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 VMware Infrastructure.

1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
4 9 (52.94%) MCP
5 8 (47.06%) ITIL
5 8 (47.06%) SLA
5 8 (47.06%) NetBackup
5 8 (47.06%) SCCM
5 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
5 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 8 (47.06%) Clustering
5 8 (47.06%) Patch Management
5 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (47.06%) Performance Optimisation
6 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
6 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (35.29%) MCSA
7 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
7 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
7 6 (35.29%) Veeam
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (35.29%) Replication
7 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (35.29%) Office 365
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) NAS
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) VLAN
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Clustering
1 8 (47.06%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (35.29%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Management
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
1 8 (47.06%) Patch Management
1 8 (47.06%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (11.76%) Presales
2 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) KYC
3 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
1 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) MCP
2 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (35.29%) MCSA
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
2 5 (29.41%) XenApp
2 5 (29.41%) XenDesktop
2 5 (29.41%) XenServer
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Clustering
1 8 (47.06%) NetBackup
1 8 (47.06%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Veeam
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) Forcepoint
3 5 (29.41%) IBM
3 5 (29.41%) Sophos
4 1 (5.88%) Draytek
4 1 (5.88%) NETGEAR
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Polycom
4 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec