The first table below looks at the demand for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 221 214 228
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing VMS 5 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.085% 0.17% 0.016%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.31% 0.52% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-25.88% -15.00%
Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1591 1735 1911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.04% 32.59% 30.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1318 1638
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
VMS
South East

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VMS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

VMS Salary Trend in Berkshire

VMS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 4 £32,500 -40.90% 2
Slough - 1 - -
VMS
South East

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Migration
3 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 5 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (26.67%) vSphere
5 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (26.67%) Firewall
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (26.67%) MS Office
5 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
6 3 (20.00%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) DHCP
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (20.00%) Dell
6 3 (20.00%) SLA
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco
6 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (20.00%) Sophos
6 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 5 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) DCL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) vSphere
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Dell
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Sophos
3 3 (20.00%) Peoplefluent
3 3 (20.00%) Lumesse
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago