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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 797 850 863
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMS 66 85 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.085% 0.082%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 0.32% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 57 79 69
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
20692 26324 29211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.56% 26.41% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17482 22483 24548
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 £24,000
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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +51 36 £60,000 +18.81% 6
South East +43 19 £45,000 -30.76% 2
North West - 6 £50,000 -
South West +6 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Yorkshire +21 1 £42,500 +13.33%
East of England +4 1 - -
VMS
UK

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 57 (37.01%) Windows
2 47 (30.52%) Microsoft
3 45 (29.22%) Linux
4 41 (26.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 39 (25.32%) SQL
6 38 (24.68%) Java
6 38 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (24.03%) Finance
8 33 (21.43%) Firewall
9 32 (20.78%) JavaScript
9 32 (20.78%) Cisco
10 30 (19.48%) Degree
10 30 (19.48%) Open Source
11 29 (18.83%) Puppet
11 29 (18.83%) Amazon AWS
12 28 (18.18%) PowerShell
13 26 (16.88%) Active Directory
13 26 (16.88%) Windows Server
14 25 (16.23%) Opscode Chef
14 25 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (15.58%) VMware
16 23 (14.94%) Git (software)
17 22 (14.29%) DevOps
17 22 (14.29%) Perl
18 21 (13.64%) TDD
19 20 (12.99%) SAP
19 20 (12.99%) Jenkins
19 20 (12.99%) Hyper-V
19 20 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (12.99%) Ruby

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 13 (8.44%) IIS
2 12 (7.79%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 10 (6.49%) Apache
5 9 (5.84%) nginx
6 8 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (3.90%) JBoss
8 5 (3.25%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.60%) WildFly
10 2 (1.30%) Drupal
10 2 (1.30%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.30%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.65%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 19 (12.34%) MS Office
2 13 (8.44%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.90%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.60%) CATIA
5 4 (2.60%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.65%) Autodesk Flame
6 1 (0.65%) Houdini
6 1 (0.65%) Maya
6 1 (0.65%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 8 (5.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.25%) SAP MM
2 5 (3.25%) SAP WM
3 4 (2.60%) Teamcenter
4 2 (1.30%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 41 (26.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (18.83%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (11.04%) Office 365
4 14 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (5.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (5.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 9 (5.84%) Amazon ELB
5 9 (5.84%) Amazon SQS
5 9 (5.84%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (5.84%) CloudFront
6 7 (4.55%) Amazon S3
7 6 (3.90%) SaaS
8 5 (3.25%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (3.25%) IaaS
9 4 (2.60%) PaaS
10 3 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.65%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.43%) Firewall
2 14 (9.09%) VLAN
2 14 (9.09%) VoIP
3 13 (8.44%) TCP/IP
4 8 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (5.19%) DNS
5 7 (4.55%) Network Security
5 7 (4.55%) SAN
6 5 (3.25%) LDAP
6 5 (3.25%) VPN
7 4 (2.60%) CTI
7 4 (2.60%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (2.60%) Internet
7 4 (2.60%) iSCSI
7 4 (2.60%) PBX
7 4 (2.60%) SMTP
8 3 (1.95%) IMAP
9 2 (1.30%) Intranet
9 2 (1.30%) LAN
9 2 (1.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.44%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (5.84%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (5.84%) InfluxDB
3 9 (5.84%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.19%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.90%) MySQL
6 3 (1.95%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.95%) Big Data
6 3 (1.95%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.30%) DB2
8 1 (0.65%) QlikView
8 1 (0.65%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (14.94%) Git (software)
2 20 (12.99%) Jenkins
3 14 (9.09%) Vagrant
4 11 (7.14%) Selenium
5 10 (6.49%) JUnit
5 10 (6.49%) TestNG
6 9 (5.84%) Capybara
6 9 (5.84%) Travis CI
7 3 (1.95%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.95%) Subversion
7 3 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.30%) Trac
9 1 (0.65%) Gradle
9 1 (0.65%) Grunt
9 1 (0.65%) gulp
9 1 (0.65%) JIRA
9 1 (0.65%) Maven
9 1 (0.65%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.65%) webpack
General
1 37 (24.03%) Finance
2 14 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.44%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.49%) Electronics
4 10 (6.49%) Marketing
5 6 (3.90%) Financial Institution
6 5 (3.25%) Retail
7 4 (2.60%) Banking
8 2 (1.30%) Back Office
8 2 (1.30%) Billing
8 2 (1.30%) Games
8 2 (1.30%) Legal
9 1 (0.65%) Advertising
9 1 (0.65%) German Language
Job Titles
1 28 (18.18%) Developer
2 19 (12.34%) Analyst
3 16 (10.39%) Cloud Engineer
4 14 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (7.14%) Administrator
6 10 (6.49%) AWS Engineer
6 10 (6.49%) Consultant
6 10 (6.49%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (6.49%) Network Engineer
7 9 (5.84%) Azure Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) AWS DevOps
8 8 (5.19%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (5.19%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.19%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.19%) VoIP Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) Project Manager
9 7 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.90%) 1st Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.69%) Node.js
2 16 (10.39%) HTML
3 15 (9.74%) CSS
3 15 (9.74%) Web Services
4 14 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 14 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 14 (9.09%) HTML5
5 11 (7.14%) React
5 11 (7.14%) RESTful
6 10 (6.49%) .NET
6 10 (6.49%) CSS3
6 10 (6.49%) Sass
7 6 (3.90%) JMS
8 5 (3.25%) CGI
8 5 (3.25%) REST
9 4 (2.60%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (2.60%) Backbone.js
9 4 (2.60%) FreeSWITCH
9 4 (2.60%) RESTEasy
9 4 (2.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (11.04%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.19%) Hedge funds
5 7 (4.55%) EMC VNX
5 7 (4.55%) VAX
6 6 (3.90%) AS400
6 6 (3.90%) CCTV
6 6 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.90%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.90%) RSA SecurID
7 5 (3.25%) Cryptography
7 5 (3.25%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (3.25%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.60%) PKI
8 4 (2.60%) PMI
8 4 (2.60%) VCE vBlock
9 3 (1.95%) Biology
9 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.95%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 57 (37.01%) Windows
2 45 (29.22%) Linux
3 26 (16.88%) Windows Server
4 11 (7.14%) Unix
4 11 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.90%) Solaris
5 6 (3.90%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.60%) OpenVMS
7 4 (2.60%) Windows 2000
7 4 (2.60%) Windows NT
7 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.95%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.95%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.30%) AIX
9 2 (1.30%) Android
9 2 (1.30%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.65%) CentOS
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (19.48%) Open Source
3 22 (14.29%) DevOps
4 21 (13.64%) TDD
5 20 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (12.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (11.04%) BDD
7 17 (11.04%) E-Commerce
8 14 (9.09%) ITIL
9 13 (8.44%) Mentoring
10 12 (7.79%) Project Management
11 11 (7.14%) Configuration Management
11 11 (7.14%) Programme Management
12 10 (6.49%) Automated Testing
12 10 (6.49%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (6.49%) Software Delivery
12 10 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (5.84%) Auto-Scaling
13 9 (5.84%) Progressive Enhancement
13 9 (5.84%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.32%) SQL
2 38 (24.68%) Java
3 32 (20.78%) JavaScript
4 28 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 22 (14.29%) Perl
6 20 (12.99%) Ruby
7 15 (9.74%) PHP
8 12 (7.79%) C#
8 12 (7.79%) C++
9 11 (7.14%) Python
10 7 (4.55%) C
11 4 (2.60%) AWK
11 4 (2.60%) Groovy
11 4 (2.60%) Korn
11 4 (2.60%) VBScript
12 3 (1.95%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.30%) VB
14 1 (0.65%) Pascal
14 1 (0.65%) Scala
14 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (19.48%) Degree
2 5 (3.25%) CCNP
2 5 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.60%) CCNA
3 4 (2.60%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.60%) PMP
4 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.65%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.65%) CISM
6 1 (0.65%) CISSP
6 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.65%) MCAD
6 1 (0.65%) MCSE
6 1 (0.65%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.65%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) SLA
2 5 (3.25%) QA
3 4 (2.60%) PA-DSS
3 4 (2.60%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.95%) SAS 70
4 3 (1.95%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 26 (16.88%) Active Directory
2 20 (12.99%) Hyper-V
3 19 (12.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (7.79%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (6.49%) vSphere
6 7 (4.55%) NFS
7 5 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.60%) vCloud
8 4 (2.60%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.60%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.95%) Postfix
9 3 (1.95%) Samba
9 3 (1.95%) Sendmail
9 3 (1.95%) Shibboleth
9 3 (1.95%) XenApp
10 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.65%) UAG
11 1 (0.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 29 (18.83%) Puppet
2 25 (16.23%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (7.79%) Nagios
4 11 (7.14%) Graphite
5 10 (6.49%) Ansible
6 9 (5.84%) Fluentd
6 9 (5.84%) Grafana
6 9 (5.84%) HAProxy
6 9 (5.84%) Kibana
6 9 (5.84%) StatsD
7 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 6 (3.90%) BMC PATROL
8 6 (3.90%) Control-M
8 6 (3.90%) HP SIM
8 6 (3.90%) Legato
8 6 (3.90%) Netcool
8 6 (3.90%) NetVault Backup
8 6 (3.90%) OpenView
8 6 (3.90%) Tivoli
8 6 (3.90%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 47 (30.52%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.78%) Cisco
3 24 (15.58%) VMware
4 20 (12.99%) SAP
5 14 (9.09%) EMC
6 13 (8.44%) HP
7 10 (6.49%) Dell
8 8 (5.19%) IBM
9 7 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
9 7 (4.55%) F5
9 7 (4.55%) NetApp
9 7 (4.55%) Remedy
9 7 (4.55%) Veritas
10 6 (3.90%) Wall Street Systems
11 5 (3.25%) Mitel
12 4 (2.60%) Avaya
12 4 (2.60%) Citrix
12 4 (2.60%) Genesys
12 4 (2.60%) Google
12 4 (2.60%) Oracle
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