The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenVMS over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenVMS
Rank 874 844 872
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +28
Permanent jobs citing OpenVMS 3 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.008% 0.012%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.010% 0.029% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 12
Average salary £26,500 £32,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.18% -50.76%
UK excluding London average salary - £32,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- -50.76%
OpenVMS
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29212 27754 30931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.95% 27.54% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24470 23764 26724
Average salary £40,000 £41,877 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.48% +4.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

OpenVMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OpenVMS Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenVMS
Salary Trend in England

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

OpenVMS Salary Trend in England

OpenVMS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenVMS across the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

OpenVMS Salary Histogram in England

OpenVMS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVMS within the England region over the 3 months to 1 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
London -17 3 £26,500 -33.75%
OpenVMS
UK

OpenVMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OpenVMS 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 OpenVMS.

1 4 (100.00%) VMS
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Reuters
2 2 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (50.00%) CQG
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SUSE
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
2 2 (50.00%) AWK
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Adabas
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) Korn
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell

OpenVMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OpenVMS 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 OpenVMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Adabas
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Junior
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Operator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) VMS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) SUSE
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) AWK
1 2 (50.00%) DCL
1 2 (50.00%) Korn
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Reuters
1 2 (50.00%) Bloomberg
1 2 (50.00%) CQG