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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank 308 - 305
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMS 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% - 0.027%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.037% - 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.56% -1.87%
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
2689 2912 3212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.24% 27.70% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2371 2506 2896
Average salary £49,250 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.50% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) HP SIM
4 2 (33.33%) vCloud
4 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (33.33%) Law
4 2 (33.33%) Debian
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) DAB
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DAB
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Law
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
2 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) vCloud
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (16.67%) Control-M
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (16.67%) BMC
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 15% Shift Allowance
Posted: 19 days ago