The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 852 857 859
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMS 50 66 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.067% 0.048%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.20% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 47 42 24
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,750 £81,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £48,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-22.68% +29.33%
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
24497 27051 27081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.20% 27.65% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20837 22954 22501
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 2016.

VMS Salary Histogram in England

VMS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 +20 24 £55,000 +13.40% 4
South East -7 12 £37,500 -31.81% 5
West Midlands -19 7 £40,000 -15.78% 1
East of England +7 5 £35,088 -43.86%
South West -6 2 £33,750 -10.00%
VMS
UK

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing VMS 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 VMS.

1 32 (24.06%) Telecoms
1 32 (24.06%) VMware
2 31 (23.31%) Linux
3 30 (22.56%) Windows
4 28 (21.05%) SAP
5 25 (18.80%) SMS
5 25 (18.80%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (18.05%) Computer Science
6 24 (18.05%) Cisco
6 24 (18.05%) Microsoft
7 22 (16.54%) Value-Added Service
8 21 (15.79%) Presales
8 21 (15.79%) SAP SD
8 21 (15.79%) Electronics
9 20 (15.04%) Manufacturing
9 20 (15.04%) Logistics
9 20 (15.04%) Active Directory
10 19 (14.29%) ITIL
11 18 (13.53%) IPTV
12 17 (12.78%) SAP CS
13 16 (12.03%) Firewall
14 15 (11.28%) Windows Server
14 15 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (11.28%) SQL
15 14 (10.53%) LAN
15 14 (10.53%) Finance
16 12 (9.02%) Automotive
16 12 (9.02%) Degree
16 12 (9.02%) PCI DSS
17 11 (8.27%) MS Exchange

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing VMS 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 VMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.27%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.76%) IIS
3 4 (3.01%) Node.js
4 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.26%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.26%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.26%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.75%) Apache
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (7.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.01%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.01%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.26%) MS Office
4 2 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.50%) MS Project
4 2 (1.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (15.79%) SAP SD
2 17 (12.78%) SAP CS
3 3 (2.26%) Findur
3 3 (2.26%) SAP MM
3 3 (2.26%) SAP WM
3 3 (2.26%) SunGard Panorama
4 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.76%) SaaS
3 3 (2.26%) GitHub
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.75%) IaaS
4 1 (0.75%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.80%) SMS
2 22 (16.54%) Value-Added Service
3 16 (12.03%) Firewall
4 14 (10.53%) LAN
5 11 (8.27%) SAN
5 11 (8.27%) WAN
6 10 (7.52%) Internet
7 9 (6.77%) VoIP
8 8 (6.02%) LDAP
9 7 (5.26%) DNS
9 7 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (3.76%) TCP/IP
10 5 (3.76%) VPN
11 4 (3.01%) DHCP
12 3 (2.26%) IPsec
12 3 (2.26%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.50%) Diameter Protocol
13 2 (1.50%) SSH
13 2 (1.50%) VLAN
13 2 (1.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.26%) Big Data
3 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.75%) DB2
4 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.75%) MS Access
4 1 (0.75%) MySQL
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.75%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.26%) GitLab
2 3 (2.26%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.50%) Grunt
3 2 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (24.06%) Telecoms
2 21 (15.79%) Electronics
3 20 (15.04%) Manufacturing
4 14 (10.53%) Finance
5 12 (9.02%) Automotive
6 10 (7.52%) Banking
7 5 (3.76%) Advertising
8 3 (2.26%) Marketing
9 2 (1.50%) Back Office
9 2 (1.50%) Law
10 1 (0.75%) German Language
10 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (12.03%) Presales Manager
2 15 (11.28%) Analyst
3 14 (10.53%) Developer
4 12 (9.02%) IT Manager
4 12 (9.02%) SAP CS Specialist
4 12 (9.02%) SAP SD Specialist
5 10 (7.52%) Administrator
6 8 (6.02%) Consultant
6 8 (6.02%) IT Security Manager
6 8 (6.02%) Security Manager
6 8 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (6.02%) Traffic Engineer
7 7 (5.26%) CISSP Manager
7 7 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (4.51%) DBA
8 6 (4.51%) SAP Analyst
8 6 (4.51%) SAP SD Analyst
8 6 (4.51%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.51%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.76%) Middleware
1 5 (3.76%) Web Services
2 3 (2.26%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (2.26%) ZeroMQ
3 2 (1.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.50%) CSS
3 2 (1.50%) CSS3
3 2 (1.50%) HTML
3 2 (1.50%) HTML5
3 2 (1.50%) jQuery
3 2 (1.50%) RFC 2833
3 2 (1.50%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.50%) Sass
3 2 (1.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.75%) .NET
4 1 (0.75%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.75%) SAP BSP
4 1 (0.75%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.75%) XML
4 1 (0.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.80%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (18.05%) Computer Science
3 18 (13.53%) IPTV
4 9 (6.77%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.02%) CCTV
5 8 (6.02%) Data Centre
6 7 (5.26%) Clustering
6 7 (5.26%) Cryptography
6 7 (5.26%) Mainframe
7 4 (3.01%) Life Science
8 3 (2.26%) PKI
8 3 (2.26%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.50%) CMDB
9 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.50%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.50%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.75%) DataPower
10 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.75%) iSeries
10 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (23.31%) Linux
2 30 (22.56%) Windows
3 15 (11.28%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.26%) Unix
6 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.01%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.26%) CentOS
9 2 (1.50%) Solaris
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.79%) Presales
2 20 (15.04%) Logistics
3 19 (14.29%) ITIL
4 10 (7.52%) PRINCE2
5 9 (6.77%) Change Management
5 9 (6.77%) Service Delivery
6 8 (6.02%) Information Security
6 8 (6.02%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.26%) Computer Security
7 7 (5.26%) Migration
7 7 (5.26%) Security Management
7 7 (5.26%) Server Building
7 7 (5.26%) SIEM
8 6 (4.51%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (4.51%) CRM
8 6 (4.51%) Integration Testing
8 6 (4.51%) Process Management
8 6 (4.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.28%) SQL
2 9 (6.77%) Python
2 9 (6.77%) T-SQL
3 8 (6.02%) Java
3 8 (6.02%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 6 (4.51%) C#
5 6 (4.51%) Perl
6 3 (2.26%) Groovy
6 3 (2.26%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.26%) VB
6 3 (2.26%) VBA
6 3 (2.26%) VBScript
7 1 (0.75%) ABAP
7 1 (0.75%) C
7 1 (0.75%) C++
7 1 (0.75%) DCL
7 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (9.02%) Degree
2 8 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (6.02%) CISM
2 8 (6.02%) CISSP
3 6 (4.51%) Chartered Engineer
4 5 (3.76%) CCNA
4 5 (3.76%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.26%) CCNP
6 2 (1.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.02%) PCI DSS
2 7 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.76%) SLA
4 4 (3.01%) PA-DSS
5 2 (1.50%) QA
6 1 (0.75%) ISO20022
System Software
1 20 (15.04%) Active Directory
2 15 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.77%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (6.77%) vSphere
3 9 (6.77%) XenApp
4 6 (4.51%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.01%) Docker
5 4 (3.01%) VirtualBox
5 4 (3.01%) Xen
6 3 (2.26%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.26%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.50%) iptables
7 2 (1.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (6.02%) Puppet
2 4 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.26%) Ansible
3 3 (2.26%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.26%) Nagios
4 2 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.50%) SCOM
4 2 (1.50%) WSUS
5 1 (0.75%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.75%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.75%) vMotion
5 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (24.06%) VMware
2 28 (21.05%) SAP
3 24 (18.05%) Cisco
3 24 (18.05%) Microsoft
4 11 (8.27%) Citrix
5 10 (7.52%) Oracle
6 9 (6.77%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 9 (6.77%) Ericsson
6 9 (6.77%) Huawei
6 9 (6.77%) Nokia
7 5 (3.76%) HP
7 5 (3.76%) IBM
8 4 (3.01%) Peoplefluent
8 4 (3.01%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.26%) Lumesse
9 3 (2.26%) OpenLink
9 3 (2.26%) SunGard
9 3 (2.26%) Veeam
10 2 (1.50%) Avaya
10 2 (1.50%) Dell
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 per annum + + Package
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