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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenVMS
Rank - 856 856
Permanent jobs citing OpenVMS 0 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.005% 0.011%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.018% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 10
Average salary - £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary - £57,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.30%
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
28891 27802 29856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.08% 27.65% 28.17%
Number of salaries quoted 24155 23899 25794
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 3 (100.00%) VMS
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Reuters
2 2 (66.67%) Bloomberg
2 2 (66.67%) CQG
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) AWK
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Korn
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN

OpenVMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (66.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Adabas
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Operator
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) VMS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) AWK
1 2 (66.67%) Korn
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) DCL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) Reuters
1 2 (66.67%) Bloomberg
1 2 (66.67%) CQG