The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 801 873 859
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMS 78 71 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.070% 0.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.35% 0.26% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 60 60 88
Median salary £51,250 £61,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.32% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £85,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £62,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +81.15%
VMS
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
22042 26905 28888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.66% 26.36% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18814 23033 24111
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing VMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in England

VMS
Salary Trend in England

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

VMS Salary Trend in England

VMS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMS across the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

VMS Salary Histogram in England

VMS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +55 32 £60,000 +9.09% 8
South East +35 17 £55,000 -15.38% 4
South West +11 14 £34,000 -10.52%
Yorkshire +32 7 £62,500 +4.16%
East of England +16 4 - -
North West +1 3 £42,500 -2.29% 1
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
VMS
UK

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing VMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for VMS.

1 64 (42.11%) Windows
2 54 (35.53%) Linux
3 44 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (28.29%) SQL
5 42 (27.63%) JavaScript
5 42 (27.63%) Cisco
5 42 (27.63%) VMware
6 38 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 37 (24.34%) Firewall
8 35 (23.03%) Java
9 33 (21.71%) Microsoft
9 33 (21.71%) Open Source
10 32 (21.05%) Degree
11 30 (19.74%) ITIL
12 29 (19.08%) Puppet
12 29 (19.08%) vSphere
12 29 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
12 29 (19.08%) Hyper-V
13 28 (18.42%) DevOps
14 26 (17.11%) Opscode Chef
14 26 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
14 26 (17.11%) TCP/IP
15 25 (16.45%) HTML
15 25 (16.45%) Finance
15 25 (16.45%) Windows Server
16 23 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (15.13%) Git (software)
17 22 (14.47%) vCloud
17 22 (14.47%) Mentoring

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (10.53%) IIS
2 15 (9.87%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (8.55%) MS Exchange
4 12 (7.89%) Apache
4 12 (7.89%) nginx
5 9 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.63%) JBoss
6 4 (2.63%) WildFly
7 1 (0.66%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.66%) ArcSDE
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (8.55%) MS Excel
1 13 (8.55%) MS Office
2 6 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.63%) CATIA
3 4 (2.63%) Siemens NX
4 3 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.29%) SAP MM
2 5 (3.29%) SAP WM
3 4 (2.63%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.66%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 44 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (11.18%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (9.21%) Office 365
5 12 (7.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 12 (7.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 12 (7.89%) Amazon ELB
5 12 (7.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (7.89%) CloudFront
6 7 (4.61%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (3.95%) Amazon S3
8 5 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (2.63%) SaaS
10 2 (1.32%) IaaS
11 1 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.66%) Heroku
11 1 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (24.34%) Firewall
2 26 (17.11%) TCP/IP
3 16 (10.53%) VLAN
4 15 (9.87%) SAN
5 12 (7.89%) VoIP
6 10 (6.58%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (6.58%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (6.58%) iSCSI
7 7 (4.61%) DNS
8 6 (3.95%) Network Security
8 6 (3.95%) VPN
9 5 (3.29%) CTI
9 5 (3.29%) PBX
10 4 (2.63%) DHCP
10 4 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (2.63%) SMTP
10 4 (2.63%) WAN
11 3 (1.97%) IMAP
11 3 (1.97%) LAN
11 3 (1.97%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (4.61%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (4.61%) InfluxDB
4 5 (3.29%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.97%) Big Data
6 3 (1.97%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.97%) MySQL
6 3 (1.97%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.66%) GIS
Development Applications
1 23 (15.13%) Git (software)
2 22 (14.47%) Jenkins
3 13 (8.55%) Vagrant
4 10 (6.58%) JUnit
4 10 (6.58%) TestNG
4 10 (6.58%) Travis CI
5 9 (5.92%) Capybara
5 9 (5.92%) Selenium
6 5 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.32%) Gradle
8 2 (1.32%) Grunt
8 2 (1.32%) gulp
8 2 (1.32%) JIRA
8 2 (1.32%) Maven
8 2 (1.32%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.32%) Subversion
8 2 (1.32%) webpack
9 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.66%) Hudson
General
1 25 (16.45%) Finance
2 14 (9.21%) Manufacturing
3 12 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 10 (6.58%) Marketing
5 8 (5.26%) Electronics
6 6 (3.95%) Billing
7 4 (2.63%) Banking
7 4 (2.63%) Retail
8 2 (1.32%) Back Office
8 2 (1.32%) Dutch Language
8 2 (1.32%) French Language
8 2 (1.32%) German Language
9 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (17.11%) Developer
2 16 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
3 14 (9.21%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 13 (8.55%) Analyst
5 12 (7.89%) AWS Engineer
5 12 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (7.24%) Administrator
6 11 (7.24%) VMware Engineer
7 10 (6.58%) Consultant
7 10 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (6.58%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (6.58%) Support Engineer
7 10 (6.58%) Technical Engineer
8 9 (5.92%) AWS DevOps
8 9 (5.92%) VoIP Engineer
9 8 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 8 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (4.61%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 7 (4.61%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (4.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.45%) HTML
2 19 (12.50%) Web Services
3 17 (11.18%) Node.js
4 15 (9.87%) AngularJS
4 15 (9.87%) CSS
4 15 (9.87%) Hibernate
4 15 (9.87%) HTML5
5 12 (7.89%) React
6 11 (7.24%) RESTful
6 11 (7.24%) Sass
7 10 (6.58%) CSS3
8 6 (3.95%) REST
9 5 (3.29%) Backbone.js
9 5 (3.29%) CGI
9 5 (3.29%) FreeSWITCH
9 5 (3.29%) Spring
10 4 (2.63%) .NET
10 4 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (2.63%) JMS
10 4 (2.63%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.21%) VCE vBlock
3 12 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.58%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.61%) EMC VNX
6 6 (3.95%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.29%) Clustering
7 5 (3.29%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.63%) PMI
9 3 (1.97%) Biology
9 3 (1.97%) CCTV
9 3 (1.97%) Fintech
10 2 (1.32%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.32%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.32%) Replication
10 2 (1.32%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.32%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.32%) User Experience
10 2 (1.32%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 64 (42.11%) Windows
2 54 (35.53%) Linux
3 25 (16.45%) Windows Server
4 21 (13.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (9.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (8.55%) Windows 2000
6 13 (8.55%) Windows NT
6 13 (8.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.95%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.97%) Android
8 3 (1.97%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.97%) OpenVMS
8 3 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.97%) Unix
9 2 (1.32%) CentOS
9 2 (1.32%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.32%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.32%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (21.71%) Open Source
3 30 (19.74%) ITIL
4 28 (18.42%) DevOps
5 22 (14.47%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (14.47%) Mentoring
6 18 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (11.84%) TDD
7 17 (11.18%) Migration
8 15 (9.87%) BDD
8 15 (9.87%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 15 (9.87%) E-Commerce
9 12 (7.89%) Auto-Scaling
9 12 (7.89%) Configuration Management
9 12 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (7.24%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (6.58%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (6.58%) Server Building
11 10 (6.58%) Software Delivery
11 10 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (28.29%) SQL
2 42 (27.63%) JavaScript
3 38 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 35 (23.03%) Java
5 22 (14.47%) Ruby
6 21 (13.82%) Perl
7 12 (7.89%) PHP
7 12 (7.89%) Shell Script
8 9 (5.92%) C#
9 8 (5.26%) C++
10 6 (3.95%) C
10 6 (3.95%) Python
11 5 (3.29%) Groovy
12 4 (2.63%) AWK
12 4 (2.63%) Korn
12 4 (2.63%) VBScript
13 2 (1.32%) Scala
13 2 (1.32%) VB
14 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (21.05%) Degree
2 22 (14.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (7.24%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.24%) Security Cleared
4 9 (5.92%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.63%) CCNP
5 4 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.63%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.63%) PMP
6 3 (1.97%) CCNA
7 1 (0.66%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.66%) CISM
7 1 (0.66%) CISSP
7 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.66%) MCSE
7 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.66%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.29%) PA-DSS
1 5 (3.29%) PCI DSS
1 5 (3.29%) QA
2 3 (1.97%) SAS 70
2 3 (1.97%) SSAE 16
3 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (19.08%) Hyper-V
1 29 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 29 (19.08%) vSphere
2 22 (14.47%) vCloud
3 18 (11.84%) Active Directory
4 15 (9.87%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (9.21%) NFS
5 14 (9.21%) VMware ESX
5 14 (9.21%) XenDesktop
6 11 (7.24%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.97%) Postfix
7 3 (1.97%) Samba
7 3 (1.97%) Sendmail
7 3 (1.97%) Shibboleth
8 2 (1.32%) Docker
8 2 (1.32%) XenApp
8 2 (1.32%) XenServer
9 1 (0.66%) Firmware
9 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (19.08%) Puppet
2 26 (17.11%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (9.21%) Ansible
4 13 (8.55%) vMotion
5 12 (7.89%) Fluentd
5 12 (7.89%) Grafana
5 12 (7.89%) Graphite
5 12 (7.89%) HAProxy
5 12 (7.89%) Kibana
5 12 (7.89%) StatsD
6 9 (5.92%) PowerCLI
6 9 (5.92%) vRealize
7 8 (5.26%) Nagios
8 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (3.29%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (1.97%) Ganglia
11 3 (1.97%) SCCM
12 2 (1.32%) Packer
13 1 (0.66%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (27.63%) Cisco
1 42 (27.63%) VMware
2 33 (21.71%) Microsoft
3 20 (13.16%) SAP
4 15 (9.87%) Citrix
5 14 (9.21%) EMC
6 13 (8.55%) HP
7 9 (5.92%) Oracle
8 7 (4.61%) F5
8 7 (4.61%) NetApp
9 6 (3.95%) Avaya
9 6 (3.95%) Barracuda Networks
9 6 (3.95%) Dell
9 6 (3.95%) Mitel
10 5 (3.29%) Genesys
11 4 (2.63%) Google
11 4 (2.63%) Intel Security
11 4 (2.63%) SonicWALL
11 4 (2.63%) Symantec
12 3 (1.97%) Sage
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