The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank - - 67
Permanent jobs citing VMS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £48,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-19.58% +29.33%
VMS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
287 229 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 34.54% 29.32% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 228 218 176
Average salary £30,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMS across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VMS
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMS across the Dorset region.

VMS Salary Trend in Dorset

VMS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) VMware