The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 256 315 335
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +20
Permanent jobs citing VMS 4 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.076% 0.016%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.24% 0.32% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 2
Median salary £58,750 £52,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,500 £42,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £62,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +78.57%
VMS
London

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

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1651 2486 3344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.29% 23.66% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1491 2142 2926
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VMS
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

VMS Salary Trend in the City of London

VMS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

VMS Salary Histogram in the City of London

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing VMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for VMS.

1 10 (45.45%) Windows
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco
1 10 (45.45%) Citrix
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (45.45%) XenDesktop
1 10 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (40.91%) vCloud
2 9 (40.91%) vSphere
2 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (40.91%) VMware ESX
2 9 (40.91%) Migration
2 9 (40.91%) HP
2 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Windows 2000
2 9 (40.91%) Windows NT
2 9 (40.91%) vMotion
2 9 (40.91%) VCE vBlock
2 9 (40.91%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (36.36%) Time Management
3 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 7 (31.82%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (27.27%) Front End Development
5 6 (27.27%) Data Centre

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.55%) CloudFront
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (27.27%) iSCSI
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) WebEx
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 6 (27.27%) Grunt
General
1 6 (27.27%) Automotive
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
2 4 (18.18%) Billing
2 4 (18.18%) Marketing
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.09%) Dutch Language
4 2 (9.09%) Electronics
4 2 (9.09%) French Language
4 2 (9.09%) German Language
4 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (27.27%) HTML CSS Developer
3 6 (27.27%) HTML Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Leader
4 4 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) CSS3
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) HTML5
2 6 (27.27%) jQuery
2 6 (27.27%) Sass
2 6 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (18.18%) Web Services
4 3 (13.64%) REST
5 2 (9.09%) Backbone.js
5 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 2 (9.09%) React
5 2 (9.09%) Spring
6 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) VCE vBlock
2 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
3 2 (9.09%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (4.55%) EMC VNX
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Windows 2000
2 9 (40.91%) Windows NT
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 9 (40.91%) Migration
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Time Management
3 6 (27.27%) Front End Development
4 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) Infographics
5 2 (9.09%) Product Management
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.55%) Open Source
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) Groovy
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
1 10 (45.45%) XenDesktop
2 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
2 9 (40.91%) vCloud
2 9 (40.91%) VMware ESX
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (40.91%) vSphere
3 7 (31.82%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (27.27%) NFS
5 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
6 1 (4.55%) UAG
6 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (4.55%) Xen
6 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) vMotion
2 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) Fluentd
3 1 (4.55%) Grafana
3 1 (4.55%) Graphite
3 1 (4.55%) HAProxy
3 1 (4.55%) Kibana
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Puppet
3 1 (4.55%) StatsD
3 1 (4.55%) WMI
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco
1 10 (45.45%) Citrix
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas