The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 245 241 282
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +41
Permanent jobs citing VMS 18 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.070% 0.011%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.83% 0.23% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £55,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-37.27% +61.76%
VMS
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2178 2161 2745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.61% 30.12% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1791 1841 2280
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VMS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VMS Salary Trend in the East of England

VMS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 12 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire - 6 - -
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (93.18%) DNS
3 40 (90.91%) Windows
3 40 (90.91%) DHCP
3 40 (90.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (86.36%) SAN
5 35 (79.55%) Firewall
5 35 (79.55%) VPN
6 34 (77.27%) Backup Exec
6 34 (77.27%) Wi-Fi
6 34 (77.27%) Clearswift
6 34 (77.27%) Lotus
6 34 (77.27%) Symantec
6 34 (77.27%) McAfee
6 34 (77.27%) Blackberry
6 34 (77.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 34 (77.27%) Citrix
6 34 (77.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (77.27%) LAN
6 34 (77.27%) WAN
6 34 (77.27%) Lotus Domino
6 34 (77.27%) MCSE
6 34 (77.27%) SecurID
6 34 (77.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 34 (77.27%) Android
6 34 (77.27%) vSphere
6 34 (77.27%) McAfee ePO
6 34 (77.27%) Windows Phone 8
6 34 (77.27%) Windows Phone

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 34 (77.27%) Lotus Domino
1 34 (77.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) nginx
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (54.55%) MS Office
1 24 (54.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 41 (93.18%) DNS
2 40 (90.91%) DHCP
3 38 (86.36%) SAN
4 35 (79.55%) Firewall
4 35 (79.55%) VPN
5 34 (77.27%) Wi-Fi
5 34 (77.27%) LAN
5 34 (77.27%) WAN
6 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
7 3 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.27%) NAS
8 1 (2.27%) tcpdump
8 1 (2.27%) SMTP
8 1 (2.27%) HTTP
8 1 (2.27%) RIP
8 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 6 (13.64%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (77.27%) Network Support
2 28 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 28 (63.64%) 3rd Line Support
3 24 (54.55%) PC Support
3 24 (54.55%) PC Engineer
4 23 (52.27%) Support Analyst
4 23 (52.27%) Analyst
5 17 (38.64%) Network Support Analyst
5 17 (38.64%) Network Analyst
6 13 (29.55%) Network Support Engineer
6 13 (29.55%) PC Support Engineer
6 13 (29.55%) Support Engineer
7 11 (25.00%) Server Support
7 11 (25.00%) Server Analyst
7 11 (25.00%) Server Support Analyst
7 11 (25.00%) Server Engineer
7 11 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 7 (15.91%) Administrator
8 7 (15.91%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 34 (77.27%) Blackberry
1 34 (77.27%) SecurID
2 6 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 6 (13.64%) Handset
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 40 (90.91%) Windows
1 40 (90.91%) Windows Server 2003
1 40 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 34 (77.27%) Windows Phone 8
2 34 (77.27%) Windows Phone
2 34 (77.27%) Android
3 18 (40.91%) Windows 7
4 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.64%) Windows XP
4 6 (13.64%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.27%) Debian
5 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) ITIL
1 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
1 6 (13.64%) Information Security
1 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
2 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (6.82%) Migration
3 1 (2.27%) Scrum
3 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) C
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (77.27%) MCSE
1 34 (77.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.64%) Degree
System Software
1 34 (77.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 34 (77.27%) vSphere
2 18 (40.91%) XenApp
3 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (13.64%) Terminal Services
4 6 (13.64%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (9.09%) NFS
6 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 34 (77.27%) Backup Exec
1 34 (77.27%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (77.27%) Citrix
2 34 (77.27%) Lotus
2 34 (77.27%) Symantec
2 34 (77.27%) McAfee
2 34 (77.27%) Clearswift
3 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) NetApp