The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank - - 124
Permanent jobs citing VMS 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Median salary - - £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £62,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +78.57%
VMS
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
242 451 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.78% 26.22% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 212 384 375
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing VMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VMS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

VMS Salary Trend in Cheshire