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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 215 203 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing VMS 2 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.036% 0.20% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.12% 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £70,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £55,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +61.76%
Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1670 1541 1732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.75% 27.79% 29.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1237 1283 1458
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
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 30 July 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
Reading 0 2 - - 1
VMS
South East

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) HP StorageWorks
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (40.00%) Brocade
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) WPA
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) 802.11
4 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) CWNA
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) Nmap
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) Brocade
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) Juniper
4 2 (40.00%) Hitachi
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) CA
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (20.00%) Sophos
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