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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank 301 338 314
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -24
Permanent jobs citing VMS 6 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.057% 0.024% 0.084%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.22% 0.091% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 10
Average salary £55,000 £58,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £31,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+53.22% -22.50%
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
2754 3288 2959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.17% 26.12% 24.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2383 2893 2645
Average salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Law
4 2 (28.57%) Debian
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Clustering
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) DAB
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) AS400
5 1 (14.29%) Sophos

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DAB
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
2 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
2 1 (14.29%) iSeries
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Debian
3 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) vCloud
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (14.29%) Control-M
1 1 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Sophos
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago