The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 323 296 325
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +29
Permanent jobs citing VMS 2 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% 0.14% 0.046%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.061% 0.52% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 4
Average salary £44,750 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,550 £50,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £82,500 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £55,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +61.76%
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3286 3286 3362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.58% 27.47% 25.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2872 2944 3107
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
VMS
London

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 30 July 2014.

VMS Salary Histogram in the City of London

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) OpenLink
3 2 (33.33%) Findur
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Replication
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
4 1 (16.67%) SunGard Panorama
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Findur
2 1 (16.67%) SunGard Panorama
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) DAB
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) German Language
3 1 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Senior DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) CCA
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) OpenLink
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) SunGard
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
FactSet
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago