The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 93 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMS 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.31% - 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.54% - 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £47,500 - £41,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £48,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-19.58% +29.33%
VMS
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
260 336 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.41% 24.26% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 167 201 232
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VMS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

VMS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

VMS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 4 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef