The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 232 221 215
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing VMS 2 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.039% 0.072% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.15% 0.24% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 8
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% -27.65%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £48,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-19.58% +29.33%
VMS
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1300 1642 1502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.22% 29.57% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1168 1240 1165
Average salary £43,000 £42,000 £41,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 11 February 2016. 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
Reading +5 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £33,000 -
VMS
South East

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 25 (92.59%) SMS
2 22 (81.48%) Telecoms
2 22 (81.48%) Value-Added Service
3 20 (74.07%) Electronics
3 20 (74.07%) Computer Science
4 18 (66.67%) IPTV
4 18 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (66.67%) Presales
5 9 (33.33%) Huawei
5 9 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 9 (33.33%) Ericsson
5 9 (33.33%) Nokia
6 7 (25.93%) Unix
7 5 (18.52%) ITIL
7 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (18.52%) Migration
7 5 (18.52%) Degree
7 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
8 2 (7.41%) GPRS
8 2 (7.41%) GSM
8 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.41%) Advertising
8 2 (7.41%) Validation
8 2 (7.41%) Solaris
8 2 (7.41%) Linux
8 2 (7.41%) SS7
8 2 (7.41%) Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) SMPP
8 2 (7.41%) TCAP
8 2 (7.41%) SCCP

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (92.59%) SMS
2 22 (81.48%) Value-Added Service
3 2 (7.41%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (7.41%) GGSN
3 2 (7.41%) GPRS
3 2 (7.41%) GSM
3 2 (7.41%) SCCP
3 2 (7.41%) SGSN
3 2 (7.41%) SIGTRAN
3 2 (7.41%) SMPP
3 2 (7.41%) SS7
3 2 (7.41%) TCAP
3 2 (7.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MS Access
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (81.48%) Telecoms
2 20 (74.07%) Electronics
3 2 (7.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Presales Manager
2 5 (18.52%) VAS Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Graduate
5 1 (3.70%) Graduate Tester
5 1 (3.70%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Penetration Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior IT Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 20 (74.07%) Computer Science
2 18 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (66.67%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Presales
2 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
3 2 (7.41%) Test Planning
3 2 (7.41%) Validation
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) Release Management
4 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 9 (33.33%) Ericsson
1 9 (33.33%) Huawei
1 9 (33.33%) Nokia
2 2 (7.41%) Lumesse
2 2 (7.41%) Peoplefluent
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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