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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 854 878 888
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMS 69 64 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.062% 0.072%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.28% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 60 47 63
Median salary £36,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £47,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-28.94% +55.73%
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
25030 27889 29869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.05% 27.12% 26.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21412 23512 25153
Median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -3 30 £52,500 +3.96% 4
South East +27 25 £35,000 -27.08% 2
South West +3 5 £35,000 -6.66%
North West +25 4 £25,182 -46.98%
West Midlands -20 4 £30,000 -36.84%
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
VMS
UK

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 52 (41.27%) Windows
2 44 (34.92%) Linux
3 41 (32.54%) VMware
4 35 (27.78%) ITIL
5 30 (23.81%) Cisco
6 29 (23.02%) Citrix
7 27 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 26 (20.63%) Active Directory
9 25 (19.84%) Microsoft
9 25 (19.84%) vSphere
10 23 (18.25%) SAP
11 22 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (15.87%) VMware ESXi
12 20 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (15.87%) Automotive
13 19 (15.08%) Degree
13 19 (15.08%) HTML
13 19 (15.08%) vCloud
13 19 (15.08%) XenDesktop
14 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 18 (14.29%) Migration
15 17 (13.49%) Firewall
15 17 (13.49%) MS Exchange
16 15 (11.90%) VMware ESX
16 15 (11.90%) Hyper-V
16 15 (11.90%) Windows Server
17 14 (11.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
17 14 (11.11%) Git (software)

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 17 (13.49%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.76%) Node.js
4 2 (1.59%) IIS
4 2 (1.59%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.79%) Apache
5 1 (0.79%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.79%) ArcSDE
5 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.79%) nginx
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (10.32%) MS Office
2 11 (8.73%) MS Excel
3 9 (7.14%) Photoshop
4 5 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.59%) MS Project
6 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (10.32%) SAP SD
2 9 (7.14%) SAP CS
3 8 (6.35%) assyst
4 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.17%) SaaS
3 3 (2.38%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.38%) GitHub
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.79%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.49%) Firewall
2 14 (11.11%) SAN
2 14 (11.11%) WAN
3 12 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 9 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 9 (7.14%) Wireless
5 8 (6.35%) VoIP
6 7 (5.56%) Internet
6 7 (5.56%) LAN
7 5 (3.97%) CTI
7 5 (3.97%) LDAP
7 5 (3.97%) PBX
8 4 (3.17%) DNS
8 4 (3.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (3.17%) SMS
9 3 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.59%) IPsec
10 2 (1.59%) SSH
10 2 (1.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.59%) Big Data
4 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.59%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.79%) GIS
5 1 (0.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.73%) Grunt
3 5 (3.97%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.38%) GitLab
5 2 (1.59%) Gradle
5 2 (1.59%) gulp
5 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.59%) JIRA
5 2 (1.59%) Maven
5 2 (1.59%) SonarQube
5 2 (1.59%) Subversion
5 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.59%) webpack
6 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.79%) Hudson
General
1 20 (15.87%) Automotive
2 14 (11.11%) Finance
3 12 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 10 (7.94%) Banking
5 9 (7.14%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.97%) Electronics
6 5 (3.97%) Law
6 5 (3.97%) Marketing
7 4 (3.17%) Advertising
7 4 (3.17%) Aerospace
7 4 (3.17%) Billing
8 2 (1.59%) Brand Awareness
8 2 (1.59%) Legal
9 1 (0.79%) German Language
Job Titles
1 24 (19.05%) Analyst
2 18 (14.29%) Developer
3 12 (9.52%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 11 (8.73%) Technical Engineer
4 11 (8.73%) VMware Engineer
5 9 (7.14%) Administrator
5 9 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
5 9 (7.14%) HTML Developer
6 8 (6.35%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (6.35%) IT Manager
6 8 (6.35%) Server Engineer
6 8 (6.35%) Service Analyst
6 8 (6.35%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
7 7 (5.56%) SAP SD Analyst
8 6 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 5 (3.97%) DBA
9 5 (3.97%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.08%) HTML
2 12 (9.52%) CSS
2 12 (9.52%) HTML5
3 11 (8.73%) AngularJS
3 11 (8.73%) Sass
4 10 (7.94%) CSS3
4 10 (7.94%) jQuery
4 10 (7.94%) Web Services
5 9 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (3.17%) FreeSWITCH
6 4 (3.17%) Middleware
7 3 (2.38%) REST
7 3 (2.38%) ZeroMQ
8 2 (1.59%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.59%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (1.59%) JPA
8 2 (1.59%) LESS
8 2 (1.59%) React
8 2 (1.59%) RFC 2833
8 2 (1.59%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 12 (9.52%) VCE vBlock
2 11 (8.73%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.35%) CCTV
3 8 (6.35%) iPad
4 7 (5.56%) Clustering
5 4 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.17%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.17%) Life Science
5 4 (3.17%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.38%) CMDB
6 3 (2.38%) PKI
7 2 (1.59%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.59%) Social Media
7 2 (1.59%) Statistics
7 2 (1.59%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.59%) User Experience
7 2 (1.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 52 (41.27%) Windows
2 44 (34.92%) Linux
3 20 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (11.90%) Windows Server
6 12 (9.52%) Windows 2000
6 12 (9.52%) Windows NT
7 11 (8.73%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.76%) Ubuntu
9 5 (3.97%) CentOS
9 5 (3.97%) Unix
10 3 (2.38%) Android
10 3 (2.38%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.38%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.59%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.59%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.79%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.78%) ITIL
2 18 (14.29%) Migration
3 14 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 13 (10.32%) DevOps
5 11 (8.73%) Time Management
6 10 (7.94%) Service Delivery
7 9 (7.14%) Front End Development
7 9 (7.14%) Logistics
8 8 (6.35%) Project Management
9 7 (5.56%) CRM
9 7 (5.56%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.76%) Change Management
10 6 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.76%) PRINCE2
10 6 (4.76%) Process Management
11 5 (3.97%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (3.97%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 14 (11.11%) SQL
3 12 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 9 (7.14%) Java
5 7 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 7 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.76%) Perl
7 5 (3.97%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.97%) Groovy
8 4 (3.17%) Python
9 3 (2.38%) C#
10 2 (1.59%) C++
10 2 (1.59%) PHP
10 2 (1.59%) Scala
10 2 (1.59%) VB
11 1 (0.79%) ABAP
11 1 (0.79%) C
11 1 (0.79%) Ruby
11 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (15.08%) Degree
2 18 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (6.35%) Chartered Engineer
4 7 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 7 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.17%) CISM
5 4 (3.17%) CISSP
5 4 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.38%) CCNA
7 2 (1.59%) MCP
7 2 (1.59%) MCSA
7 2 (1.59%) MCSE
7 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.79%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.76%) QA
3 5 (3.97%) PA-DSS
3 5 (3.97%) SLA
4 4 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (20.63%) Active Directory
2 25 (19.84%) vSphere
3 22 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (15.87%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (15.08%) vCloud
5 19 (15.08%) XenDesktop
6 15 (11.90%) Hyper-V
6 15 (11.90%) VMware ESX
7 10 (7.94%) XenApp
8 9 (7.14%) NFS
9 6 (4.76%) Docker
10 4 (3.17%) VirtualBox
10 4 (3.17%) Xen
11 2 (1.59%) XenServer
12 1 (0.79%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.79%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.79%) UAG
12 1 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (9.52%) vMotion
2 8 (6.35%) Puppet
3 7 (5.56%) vRealize
4 6 (4.76%) Ansible
5 5 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.38%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.38%) Nagios
6 3 (2.38%) WMI
7 2 (1.59%) Packer
8 1 (0.79%) Fluentd
8 1 (0.79%) Grafana
8 1 (0.79%) Graphite
8 1 (0.79%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.79%) Kibana
8 1 (0.79%) OSSEC
8 1 (0.79%) SCCM
8 1 (0.79%) SCOM
8 1 (0.79%) StatsD
8 1 (0.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (32.54%) VMware
2 30 (23.81%) Cisco
3 29 (23.02%) Citrix
4 25 (19.84%) Microsoft
5 23 (18.25%) SAP
6 12 (9.52%) Avaya
6 12 (9.52%) HP
7 5 (3.97%) Oracle
7 5 (3.97%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.17%) Genesys
8 4 (3.17%) Mitel
9 3 (2.38%) Veeam
10 2 (1.59%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.59%) Apple
10 2 (1.59%) IBM
10 2 (1.59%) iManage
10 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.79%) Ariba
11 1 (0.79%) EMC
11 1 (0.79%) Mapinfo
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