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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank 818 846 720
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -126
Permanent jobs citing VMS 60 55 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.050% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.22% 0.19% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 46 49 106
Average salary £56,250 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £66,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -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
27407 29654 28061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.55% 26.87% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23207 25106 24016
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +34 26 £51,250 +28.93% 8
South East +17 17 £62,500 +42.85%
Yorkshire - 6 £58,750 - 1
East of England -10 5 £53,250 +77.50%
West Midlands -10 3 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Midlands - 2 £80,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £70,000 -
VMS
UK

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 48 (35.82%) Linux
1 48 (35.82%) HP
1 48 (35.82%) VMware
2 46 (34.33%) SAN
3 41 (30.60%) SQL
4 39 (29.10%) IBM
5 37 (27.61%) Windows
6 35 (26.12%) DB2
6 35 (26.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (23.13%) Cisco
8 30 (22.39%) Data Centre
9 29 (21.64%) EMC
9 29 (21.64%) Degree
10 27 (20.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 25 (18.66%) Apache
11 25 (18.66%) SharePoint
11 25 (18.66%) vSphere
12 24 (17.91%) Solaris
12 24 (17.91%) Oracle
12 24 (17.91%) Veritas
12 24 (17.91%) Firewall
13 23 (17.16%) Mainframe
14 22 (16.42%) WebSphere
15 21 (15.67%) AS400
15 21 (15.67%) 3PAR
16 20 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (14.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 20 (14.93%) Computer Science
16 20 (14.93%) Service Management
16 20 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 25 (18.66%) Apache
1 25 (18.66%) SharePoint
2 22 (16.42%) WebSphere
3 8 (5.97%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.24%) IIS
5 2 (1.49%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.75%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (3.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.97%) SAP SD
2 4 (2.99%) SAP CS
3 3 (2.24%) SAP PLM
3 3 (2.24%) SAP MM
3 3 (2.24%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.19%) IaaS
2 14 (10.45%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (10.45%) SaaS
3 13 (9.70%) PaaS
4 4 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.75%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 46 (34.33%) SAN
2 24 (17.91%) Firewall
3 20 (14.93%) SMS
4 19 (14.18%) LAN
5 18 (13.43%) WAN
6 15 (11.19%) VoIP
6 15 (11.19%) Unified Communications
7 14 (10.45%) VPN
7 14 (10.45%) MPLS
8 7 (5.22%) Internet
8 7 (5.22%) DNS
9 6 (4.48%) DHCP
9 6 (4.48%) iSCSI
9 6 (4.48%) NAS
10 5 (3.73%) LDAP
11 4 (2.99%) SSH
12 3 (2.24%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (2.24%) TCP/IP
13 2 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.49%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.12%) DB2
2 20 (14.93%) Ingres
3 6 (4.48%) MySQL
4 2 (1.49%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (4.48%) JIRA
2 5 (3.73%) Selenium
3 4 (2.99%) TestNG
3 4 (2.99%) JUnit
3 4 (2.99%) WebDriver
3 4 (2.99%) Gradle
3 4 (2.99%) Spock
3 4 (2.99%) Geb
4 3 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.49%) MSTest
6 1 (0.75%) Hudson
6 1 (0.75%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.75%) Ant
6 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.75%) YouTrack
6 1 (0.75%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.75%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.75%) Subversion
6 1 (0.75%) Maven
6 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (13.43%) Finance
2 15 (11.19%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.49%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.49%) Law
4 2 (1.49%) Banking
4 2 (1.49%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Automotive
5 1 (0.75%) Back Office
5 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (17.91%) Architect
2 20 (14.93%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (9.70%) Developer
3 13 (9.70%) Engineering Manager
3 13 (9.70%) Technical Manager
4 9 (6.72%) Consultant
5 8 (5.97%) Administrator
6 7 (5.22%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (5.22%) Analyst
6 7 (5.22%) Software Developer
6 7 (5.22%) Storage Engineer
6 7 (5.22%) NetApp Engineer
7 6 (4.48%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) QA Engineer
9 4 (2.99%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (2.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (2.99%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (2.99%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.24%) XML
2 2 (1.49%) XSLT
2 2 (1.49%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (1.49%) Middleware
3 1 (0.75%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.75%) Django
3 1 (0.75%) REST
3 1 (0.75%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.75%) MyBatis
3 1 (0.75%) WSH
3 1 (0.75%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.75%) .NET
3 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.75%) SOAP
3 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.39%) Data Centre
2 23 (17.16%) Mainframe
3 21 (15.67%) AS400
4 20 (14.93%) Computer Science
5 16 (11.94%) iSeries
5 16 (11.94%) Management Information System
6 15 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (10.45%) BYOD
8 10 (7.46%) Cryptography
9 8 (5.97%) Replication
10 7 (5.22%) Clustering
11 4 (2.99%) Private Cloud
11 4 (2.99%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (2.24%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (1.49%) SWIFT
13 2 (1.49%) DataPower
14 1 (0.75%) Public Cloud
14 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
14 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
14 1 (0.75%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 48 (35.82%) Linux
2 37 (27.61%) Windows
3 24 (17.91%) Solaris
4 20 (14.93%) AIX
4 20 (14.93%) HPUX
5 10 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (5.22%) UNIX
7 6 (4.48%) CentOS
8 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.49%) Debian
9 2 (1.49%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.49%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.75%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.75%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.93%) Service Management
1 20 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (14.18%) Migration
3 18 (13.43%) Mentoring
4 16 (11.94%) Project Management
5 14 (10.45%) ITIL
6 13 (9.70%) Service Delivery
6 13 (9.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (8.21%) Information Security
8 10 (7.46%) OO
9 9 (6.72%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (6.72%) Logistics
10 8 (5.97%) Test Automation
10 8 (5.97%) Open Source
11 7 (5.22%) Software Architecture
11 7 (5.22%) Reverse Engineering
11 7 (5.22%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.22%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (4.48%) Change Management
12 6 (4.48%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (30.60%) SQL
2 11 (8.21%) Java
3 7 (5.22%) C
3 7 (5.22%) C++
3 7 (5.22%) Python
4 6 (4.48%) C#
5 5 (3.73%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.99%) Groovy
7 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.49%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.49%) DCL
7 2 (1.49%) Perl
7 2 (1.49%) VBScript
8 1 (0.75%) VBA
8 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.75%) Ruby
8 1 (0.75%) XPath
8 1 (0.75%) AWK
Qualifications
1 29 (21.64%) Degree
2 20 (14.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 20 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (14.18%) MCSE
4 14 (10.45%) CCNA
4 14 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.99%) CISSP
5 4 (2.99%) CISM
5 4 (2.99%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.99%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.24%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.49%) VCP5
7 2 (1.49%) ISEB
8 1 (0.75%) MCSA
8 1 (0.75%) CCNP
8 1 (0.75%) CISA
8 1 (0.75%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.72%) QA
2 6 (4.48%) SLA
3 3 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (26.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (18.66%) vSphere
3 13 (9.70%) Active Directory
4 10 (7.46%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (5.22%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.99%) iptables
6 4 (2.99%) Firmware
7 3 (2.24%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.75%) vCloud
8 1 (0.75%) KVM
8 1 (0.75%) LXC
Systems Management
1 27 (20.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (5.97%) Puppet
3 4 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.24%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (1.49%) SCOM
5 2 (1.49%) vMotion
6 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.75%) collectd
6 1 (0.75%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.75%) Graphite
6 1 (0.75%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.75%) Nessus
6 1 (0.75%) Control-M
6 1 (0.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 48 (35.82%) HP
1 48 (35.82%) VMware
2 39 (29.10%) IBM
3 31 (23.13%) Cisco
4 29 (21.64%) EMC
5 24 (17.91%) Oracle
5 24 (17.91%) Veritas
6 21 (15.67%) 3PAR
7 20 (14.93%) Microsoft
7 20 (14.93%) Novell
8 15 (11.19%) Avaya
9 14 (10.45%) SAP
10 10 (7.46%) NetApp
11 8 (5.97%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.99%) Symantec
12 4 (2.99%) Fujitsu
12 4 (2.99%) Dell
13 3 (2.24%) BMC
13 3 (2.24%) Lumesse
14 2 (1.49%) Peoplefluent
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