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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMS
UK / England
Rank 790 824 852
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +28
Permanent jobs citing VMS 55 70 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.076% 0.072%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.29% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 42 64 43
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £79,900 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

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
19138 24013 26766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.29% 26.13% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16254 20466 22590
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +66 25 £57,500 +9.52% 8
South East +61 17 £45,000 -30.76% 1
North West - 7 £50,000 - 1
South West +11 3 £45,000 +38.46% 1
East of England +14 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
VMS
UK

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 54 (44.26%) Windows
2 44 (36.07%) Microsoft
3 39 (31.97%) Linux
4 34 (27.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 32 (26.23%) SQL
6 31 (25.41%) Active Directory
7 30 (24.59%) Finance
8 29 (23.77%) Amazon AWS
9 27 (22.13%) PowerShell
9 27 (22.13%) Firewall
9 27 (22.13%) Java
9 27 (22.13%) Cisco
10 25 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (19.67%) Puppet
11 24 (19.67%) Windows Server
12 23 (18.85%) VMware
13 21 (17.21%) Perl
13 21 (17.21%) Hyper-V
13 21 (17.21%) Opscode Chef
14 20 (16.39%) DevOps
14 20 (16.39%) Degree
15 19 (15.57%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (14.75%) MS Office
17 17 (13.93%) HP
17 17 (13.93%) Ruby
17 17 (13.93%) Open Source
18 16 (13.11%) JavaScript
18 16 (13.11%) E-Commerce
18 16 (13.11%) Virtual Machines
19 15 (12.30%) MS Exchange

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 15 (12.30%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (9.02%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (8.20%) Apache
4 10 (8.20%) IIS
5 9 (7.38%) nginx
6 6 (4.92%) SharePoint
7 5 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.46%) Drupal
9 2 (1.64%) JBoss
9 2 (1.64%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.82%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 18 (14.75%) MS Office
2 9 (7.38%) MS Excel
3 8 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.92%) MS Visio
5 4 (3.28%) CATIA
5 4 (3.28%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.82%) Autodesk Flame
6 1 (0.82%) Houdini
6 1 (0.82%) Maya
6 1 (0.82%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (3.28%) Teamcenter
2 2 (1.64%) SAP MM
2 2 (1.64%) SAP WM
2 2 (1.64%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.82%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.82%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.82%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 34 (27.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (23.77%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (11.48%) Office 365
4 12 (9.84%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (7.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (7.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 9 (7.38%) Amazon ELB
5 9 (7.38%) Amazon SQS
5 9 (7.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (7.38%) CloudFront
6 7 (5.74%) IaaS
7 6 (4.92%) PaaS
8 5 (4.10%) Amazon S3
8 5 (4.10%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (4.10%) SaaS
9 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.82%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 27 (22.13%) Firewall
2 12 (9.84%) DNS
2 12 (9.84%) VLAN
3 10 (8.20%) VoIP
4 8 (6.56%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (6.56%) iSCSI
5 7 (5.74%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (5.74%) SAN
5 7 (5.74%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.10%) DHCP
6 5 (4.10%) Internet
6 5 (4.10%) Network Security
6 5 (4.10%) VPN
7 4 (3.28%) LDAP
8 3 (2.46%) SSL
9 2 (1.64%) Intranet
9 2 (1.64%) SMTP
10 1 (0.82%) CTI
10 1 (0.82%) DMZ
10 1 (0.82%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.38%) Amazon RDS
1 9 (7.38%) InfluxDB
1 9 (7.38%) Relational Database
1 9 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.56%) RDBMS
3 7 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.10%) MySQL
5 2 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.64%) DB2
5 2 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.82%) Big Data
6 1 (0.82%) QlikView
6 1 (0.82%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (9.84%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.38%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.92%) Travis CI
4 5 (4.10%) Vagrant
5 4 (3.28%) Subversion
6 3 (2.46%) Selenium
6 3 (2.46%) Trac
7 2 (1.64%) JIRA
7 2 (1.64%) JUnit
7 2 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.64%) TestNG
8 1 (0.82%) Capybara
8 1 (0.82%) Gradle
8 1 (0.82%) Grunt
8 1 (0.82%) gulp
8 1 (0.82%) Maven
8 1 (0.82%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.82%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.82%) webpack
General
1 30 (24.59%) Finance
2 10 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.56%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.74%) Electronics
5 6 (4.92%) Financial Institution
5 6 (4.92%) Marketing
6 4 (3.28%) Banking
7 3 (2.46%) Retail
8 2 (1.64%) Billing
8 2 (1.64%) Games
8 2 (1.64%) German Language
8 2 (1.64%) Legal
9 1 (0.82%) Advertising
9 1 (0.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (13.93%) Cloud Engineer
2 14 (11.48%) Analyst
3 13 (10.66%) Developer
3 13 (10.66%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (9.02%) Consultant
5 10 (8.20%) Administrator
5 10 (8.20%) AWS Engineer
5 10 (8.20%) Network Engineer
6 8 (6.56%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (5.74%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (4.92%) Operations Analyst
8 6 (4.92%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.92%) Technical Specialist
8 6 (4.92%) Technical Support
9 5 (4.10%) Graduate
9 5 (4.10%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.20%) .NET
2 9 (7.38%) Web Services
3 7 (5.74%) Node.js
4 6 (4.92%) AngularJS
4 6 (4.92%) React
5 5 (4.10%) CSS
5 5 (4.10%) HTML
6 4 (3.28%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.28%) HTML5
7 3 (2.46%) Middleware
7 3 (2.46%) REST
8 2 (1.64%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.64%) CSS3
8 2 (1.64%) JMS
8 2 (1.64%) RESTful
8 2 (1.64%) Sass
8 2 (1.64%) Spring
9 1 (0.82%) JPA
9 1 (0.82%) OAuth
9 1 (0.82%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.66%) Data Centre
3 10 (8.20%) Hedge funds
4 9 (7.38%) PKI
5 8 (6.56%) VCE vBlock
6 7 (5.74%) EMC VNX
7 6 (4.92%) AS400
7 6 (4.92%) CCTV
7 6 (4.92%) Cryptography
7 6 (4.92%) RSA SecurID
7 6 (4.92%) VAX
8 5 (4.10%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (4.10%) Private Cloud
9 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
9 4 (3.28%) PMI
10 3 (2.46%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.64%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.64%) Public Cloud
11 2 (1.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 54 (44.26%) Windows
2 39 (31.97%) Linux
3 24 (19.67%) Windows Server
4 15 (12.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (9.02%) Unix
6 8 (6.56%) Windows 2000
6 8 (6.56%) Windows NT
6 8 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.92%) Solaris
7 6 (4.92%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.28%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.46%) Android
9 3 (2.46%) Mac OS
9 3 (2.46%) OpenVMS
9 3 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.46%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.64%) AIX
11 1 (0.82%) CentOS
11 1 (0.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (16.39%) DevOps
3 17 (13.93%) Open Source
4 16 (13.11%) E-Commerce
5 14 (11.48%) ITIL
5 14 (11.48%) Migration
6 13 (10.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (10.66%) Project Management
7 11 (9.02%) Configuration Management
8 10 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (8.20%) Scrum
9 9 (7.38%) Auto-Scaling
9 9 (7.38%) Change Management
9 9 (7.38%) Resource Management
9 9 (7.38%) TDD
10 8 (6.56%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 8 (6.56%) Programme Management
10 8 (6.56%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.74%) BDD
11 7 (5.74%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 32 (26.23%) SQL
2 27 (22.13%) Java
2 27 (22.13%) PowerShell
3 21 (17.21%) Perl
4 17 (13.93%) Ruby
5 16 (13.11%) JavaScript
6 13 (10.66%) C++
6 13 (10.66%) PHP
7 10 (8.20%) C#
7 10 (8.20%) Python
8 7 (5.74%) C
9 5 (4.10%) VB
9 5 (4.10%) VBScript
10 4 (3.28%) AWK
10 4 (3.28%) Korn
11 2 (1.64%) Groovy
12 1 (0.82%) Scala
12 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (16.39%) Degree
2 7 (5.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (4.10%) CCNP
3 5 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.10%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (3.28%) CCNA
4 4 (3.28%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.28%) PMP
5 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.64%) MCAD
7 1 (0.82%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.82%) CISM
7 1 (0.82%) CISSP
7 1 (0.82%) MCSE
7 1 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) SLA
2 4 (3.28%) QA
3 3 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.82%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.82%) SAS 70
4 1 (0.82%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 31 (25.41%) Active Directory
2 21 (17.21%) Hyper-V
3 19 (15.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (13.11%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (10.66%) vSphere
6 9 (7.38%) NFS
6 9 (7.38%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (6.56%) vCloud
7 8 (6.56%) VMware ESX
7 8 (6.56%) XenDesktop
8 5 (4.10%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (4.10%) ISA Server
8 5 (4.10%) UAG
8 5 (4.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (2.46%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (2.46%) XenApp
10 1 (0.82%) Postfix
10 1 (0.82%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.82%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 24 (19.67%) Puppet
2 21 (17.21%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (9.02%) Graphite
4 10 (8.20%) Ansible
5 9 (7.38%) Fluentd
5 9 (7.38%) Grafana
5 9 (7.38%) HAProxy
5 9 (7.38%) Kibana
5 9 (7.38%) Nagios
5 9 (7.38%) StatsD
6 8 (6.56%) Microsoft Clustering
6 8 (6.56%) vMotion
7 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 6 (4.92%) BMC PATROL
8 6 (4.92%) Control-M
8 6 (4.92%) HP SIM
8 6 (4.92%) Legato
8 6 (4.92%) Netcool
8 6 (4.92%) NetVault Backup
8 6 (4.92%) OpenView
Vendors
1 44 (36.07%) Microsoft
2 27 (22.13%) Cisco
3 23 (18.85%) VMware
4 17 (13.93%) HP
5 12 (9.84%) SAP
6 11 (9.02%) EMC
6 11 (9.02%) Veritas
7 10 (8.20%) Dell
8 8 (6.56%) Citrix
8 8 (6.56%) IBM
8 8 (6.56%) Remedy
9 7 (5.74%) Barracuda Networks
10 6 (4.92%) Wall Street Systems
11 4 (3.28%) F5
11 4 (3.28%) NetApp
12 3 (2.46%) Apple
12 3 (2.46%) Rackspace
12 3 (2.46%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.64%) Peoplefluent
13 2 (1.64%) ServiceNow
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