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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank - 96 -
Permanent jobs citing VMS 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.48% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -27.77%
VMS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
204 323 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.98% 30.97% 26.41%
Number of salaries quoted 194 301 285
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMS across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VMS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VMS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VMS 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 VMS.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) SecurID
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Phone 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Phone

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VMS 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 VMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Network Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Phone 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 2 (100.00%) VMware