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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank 302 332 312
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -20
Permanent jobs citing VMS 6 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.016% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.24% 0.061% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 15
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% -10.50%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £35,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -36.36%
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
2469 3288 3290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.69% 26.56% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2120 2871 2949
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

VMS Salary Histogram in the City of London

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) BGP
5 3 (23.08%) Veritas
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (23.08%) SLA
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 3 (23.08%) CentOS
5 3 (23.08%) Puppet
5 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (23.08%) vSphere
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) BGP
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) SSH
3 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
3 2 (15.38%) NAS
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) SMS
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
1 1 (7.69%) Ingres
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) AS400
2 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 2 (15.38%) Cryptography
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Reference Data
3 1 (7.69%) Data Extraction
3 1 (7.69%) iSeries
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) CentOS
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX
5 1 (7.69%) AIX
5 1 (7.69%) HPUX
5 1 (7.69%) Debian
5 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (7.69%) Server Building
3 1 (7.69%) Channel Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) vSphere
1 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (15.38%) Firmware
2 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (7.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) Veritas
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Fujitsu
6 1 (7.69%) F5
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.69%) Sophos
6 1 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) BMC
6 1 (7.69%) Novell
City of London
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago