The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 127 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMS 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% - 0.060%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.55% - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,398 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+38.89% -19.00%
VMS
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
549 529 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.59% 28.14% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 504 491 381
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VMS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

VMS Salary Trend in Birmingham

VMS
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Toad
1 3 (100.00%) VAX

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) VAX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle