The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VAX in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VAX over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DEC VAX
Rank 879 823 876
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +53
Permanent jobs citing VAX 3 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.007% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.009% 0.021% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 9
Average salary £26,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.33% -
UK excluding London average salary - £25,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%
VAX
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
33382 33895 37562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.19% 33.49% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 26423 27591 31913
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

VAX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VAX Jobs Demand Trend in England

VAX
Salary Trend in England

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

VAX Salary Trend in England

VAX
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VAX within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 -16 3 £26,500 -29.33%
VAX
UK

VAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing VAX 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 VAX.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMS
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Reuters
1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) CQG
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) AWK
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) Korn
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8

VAX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing VAX 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 VAX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) VMS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) AWK
1 3 (100.00%) Korn
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Reuters
1 3 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (100.00%) CQG