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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMS
London / City of London
Rank 221 247 319
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +72
Permanent jobs citing VMS 3 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.12% 0.039%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.24% 0.50% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 4
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -23.71%

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
1274 1610 2706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.51% 23.76% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1161 1416 2379
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Billing
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) E-Procurement
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (25.00%) Windows NT
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) NFS
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) Remedy
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Migration

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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Billing
2 2 (25.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Technical Support
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Graduate
1 2 (25.00%) Graduate 1st Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) Graduate Technical Support
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Finance Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Hedge funds
1 2 (25.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 2 (25.00%) Windows NT
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 2 (25.00%) E-Procurement
1 2 (25.00%) ERP
1 2 (25.00%) Human Resource Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Product Management
1 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) WFM
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) NFS
2 2 (25.00%) vCloud
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy
2 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago