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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 822 873 898
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +25
Permanent jobs citing VMS 74 56 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.055% 0.050%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 67 41 48
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £61,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-34.69% +75.00%
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
23420 27227 29968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.44% 26.67% 26.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20276 23060 25398
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +29 39 £48,500 -3.00% 12
South East +42 17 £40,000 -34.69% 3
West Midlands -7 5 £37,500 -21.05%
South West - 4 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire +27 3 £52,500 -10.63% 2
East Midlands +5 3 £45,000 -35.71%
North West - 3 £25,182 - 1
VMS
UK

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 53 (39.26%) Windows
2 44 (32.59%) Linux
3 43 (31.85%) VMware
4 39 (28.89%) JavaScript
5 38 (28.15%) ITIL
6 34 (25.19%) Microsoft
7 29 (21.48%) Cisco
8 27 (20.00%) HTML
8 27 (20.00%) vSphere
9 26 (19.26%) Citrix
10 25 (18.52%) SQL
10 25 (18.52%) Firewall
10 25 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (17.78%) Active Directory
11 24 (17.78%) PowerShell
11 24 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
12 23 (17.04%) vCloud
13 22 (16.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 22 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (16.30%) DevOps
14 21 (15.56%) Hyper-V
14 21 (15.56%) Git (software)
14 21 (15.56%) Degree
14 21 (15.56%) TCP/IP
15 19 (14.07%) Web Services
16 18 (13.33%) SAP
16 18 (13.33%) Java
16 18 (13.33%) SQL Server
16 18 (13.33%) MS Exchange
17 16 (11.85%) Windows Server 2003

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 18 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.19%) IIS
4 6 (4.44%) Apache
4 6 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (4.44%) nginx
5 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.74%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.74%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.74%) JBoss
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.74%) WildFly
Applications
1 14 (10.37%) MS Office
2 12 (8.89%) MS Excel
3 9 (6.67%) Photoshop
4 7 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.48%) MS Project
6 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.67%) assyst
2 4 (2.96%) SAP SD
3 3 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.48%) SAP CS
5 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.74%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.74%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 24 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (9.63%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (8.15%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (5.19%) Office 365
5 6 (4.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (4.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 6 (4.44%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (4.44%) Amazon S3
5 6 (4.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (4.44%) CloudFront
6 4 (2.96%) SaaS
7 3 (2.22%) GitHub
8 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.52%) Firewall
2 21 (15.56%) TCP/IP
3 15 (11.11%) WAN
4 14 (10.37%) SAN
5 10 (7.41%) Wireless
6 9 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
6 9 (6.67%) iSCSI
7 7 (5.19%) DNS
7 7 (5.19%) LAN
7 7 (5.19%) VoIP
8 6 (4.44%) DHCP
8 6 (4.44%) Internet
9 4 (2.96%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (2.96%) CTI
9 4 (2.96%) PBX
9 4 (2.96%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (2.96%) VLAN
9 4 (2.96%) VPN
10 3 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (2.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.48%) Big Data
4 2 (1.48%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.48%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.74%) GIS
5 1 (0.74%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.74%) MySQL
5 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (15.56%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.15%) Grunt
3 9 (6.67%) Vagrant
4 8 (5.93%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.22%) Capybara
5 3 (2.22%) GitLab
5 3 (2.22%) JUnit
5 3 (2.22%) Selenium
5 3 (2.22%) TestNG
5 3 (2.22%) Travis CI
6 2 (1.48%) Gradle
6 2 (1.48%) gulp
6 2 (1.48%) JIRA
6 2 (1.48%) Maven
6 2 (1.48%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.48%) Subversion
6 2 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.48%) webpack
7 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.74%) Hudson
General
1 16 (11.85%) Finance
2 15 (11.11%) Automotive
3 10 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 10 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 9 (6.67%) Banking
5 7 (5.19%) Electronics
5 7 (5.19%) Marketing
6 5 (3.70%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.70%) Billing
6 5 (3.70%) Law
7 4 (2.96%) Retail
8 3 (2.22%) Advertising
8 3 (2.22%) German Language
9 2 (1.48%) Brand Awareness
9 2 (1.48%) Dutch Language
9 2 (1.48%) French Language
9 2 (1.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (17.04%) Analyst
1 23 (17.04%) Developer
2 13 (9.63%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 13 (9.63%) VMware Engineer
3 12 (8.89%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (6.67%) Administrator
5 9 (6.67%) DBA
5 9 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 9 (6.67%) HTML Developer
5 9 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 9 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (5.93%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (5.93%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.19%) SQL DBA
8 6 (4.44%) IT Manager
8 6 (4.44%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.44%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.70%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.00%) HTML
2 19 (14.07%) Web Services
3 16 (11.85%) AngularJS
4 15 (11.11%) CSS
4 15 (11.11%) HTML5
5 14 (10.37%) Sass
6 13 (9.63%) CSS3
7 11 (8.15%) jQuery
7 11 (8.15%) Node.js
8 10 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (5.19%) Hibernate
10 6 (4.44%) React
10 6 (4.44%) REST
11 4 (2.96%) Backbone.js
11 4 (2.96%) FreeSWITCH
11 4 (2.96%) Spring
12 3 (2.22%) Middleware
12 3 (2.22%) RESTful
12 3 (2.22%) ZeroMQ
13 2 (1.48%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) VCE vBlock
2 11 (8.15%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.67%) iPad
4 7 (5.19%) Clustering
5 6 (4.44%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.96%) CCTV
7 3 (2.22%) CMDB
7 3 (2.22%) Cryptography
7 3 (2.22%) Fintech
7 3 (2.22%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.48%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.48%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.48%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.48%) Social Media
8 2 (1.48%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.48%) User Experience
8 2 (1.48%) VAX
8 2 (1.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 53 (39.26%) Windows
2 44 (32.59%) Linux
3 16 (11.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (11.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (10.37%) Windows Server
4 14 (10.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (8.89%) Windows 2000
5 12 (8.89%) Windows 7
5 12 (8.89%) Windows NT
6 5 (3.70%) CentOS
7 3 (2.22%) Android
7 3 (2.22%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.22%) OpenVMS
7 3 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.22%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.48%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.48%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.48%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.15%) ITIL
2 25 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (16.30%) DevOps
4 14 (10.37%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 14 (10.37%) Mentoring
4 14 (10.37%) Migration
5 13 (9.63%) Open Source
6 12 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (8.89%) Time Management
7 10 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (7.41%) Front End Development
7 10 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (6.67%) CRM
8 9 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.93%) Project Management
9 8 (5.93%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.19%) Data Security
10 7 (5.19%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (28.89%) JavaScript
2 25 (18.52%) SQL
3 24 (17.78%) PowerShell
4 18 (13.33%) Java
5 11 (8.15%) Shell Script
6 10 (7.41%) Perl
7 9 (6.67%) Ruby
8 7 (5.19%) Groovy
9 5 (3.70%) PHP
10 4 (2.96%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.96%) Python
10 4 (2.96%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.22%) C#
11 3 (2.22%) C++
12 2 (1.48%) C
12 2 (1.48%) Scala
12 2 (1.48%) VB
13 1 (0.74%) ABAP
13 1 (0.74%) Pascal
13 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (16.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (15.56%) Degree
3 13 (9.63%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.63%) Security Cleared
4 11 (8.15%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.96%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (2.22%) CISM
6 3 (2.22%) CISSP
7 2 (1.48%) MCP
7 2 (1.48%) MCSA
7 2 (1.48%) MCSE
7 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.44%) QA
3 5 (3.70%) SLA
4 4 (2.96%) PA-DSS
5 3 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (20.00%) vSphere
2 24 (17.78%) Active Directory
3 23 (17.04%) vCloud
4 22 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (15.56%) Hyper-V
6 16 (11.85%) VMware ESX
6 16 (11.85%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (11.11%) XenDesktop
8 11 (8.15%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (7.41%) NFS
10 6 (4.44%) Docker
10 6 (4.44%) XenApp
11 2 (1.48%) Xen
11 2 (1.48%) XenServer
12 1 (0.74%) Firmware
12 1 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.74%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.74%) UAG
12 1 (0.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 16 (11.85%) Puppet
2 13 (9.63%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (8.89%) vMotion
4 11 (8.15%) Ansible
4 11 (8.15%) vRealize
5 6 (4.44%) Fluentd
5 6 (4.44%) Grafana
5 6 (4.44%) Graphite
5 6 (4.44%) HAProxy
5 6 (4.44%) Kibana
5 6 (4.44%) StatsD
6 5 (3.70%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (2.96%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (2.22%) SCCM
8 3 (2.22%) WMI
9 2 (1.48%) Nagios
9 2 (1.48%) Packer
10 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.74%) SCOM
10 1 (0.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 43 (31.85%) VMware
2 34 (25.19%) Microsoft
3 29 (21.48%) Cisco
4 26 (19.26%) Citrix
5 18 (13.33%) SAP
6 13 (9.63%) Avaya
7 12 (8.89%) HP
8 6 (4.44%) Oracle
9 5 (3.70%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.96%) EMC
10 4 (2.96%) Genesys
10 4 (2.96%) Intel Security
10 4 (2.96%) Mitel
10 4 (2.96%) SonicWALL
10 4 (2.96%) Symantec
11 3 (2.22%) NetApp
11 3 (2.22%) Sage
12 2 (1.48%) Apple
12 2 (1.48%) F5
12 2 (1.48%) IBM
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + amazing benefits
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