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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 812 871 892
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +21
Permanent jobs citing VMS 81 70 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.068% 0.063%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.35% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 63 55 61
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £79,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £62,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +78.57%
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
23088 27307 29246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.14% 26.49% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 19953 23155 24689
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +57 37 £42,500 -19.04% 4
South East +25 21 £40,000 -36.00% 2
Yorkshire +20 5 £52,500 -22.22% 3
West Midlands -4 5 £37,500 -21.05%
South West - 5 £34,500 - 2
East of England +18 4 - -
North West +21 2 £41,250 -5.17% 3
East Midlands +6 2 £45,000 -35.71%
VMS
UK

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 56 (37.84%) Windows
2 49 (33.11%) Linux
3 45 (30.41%) JavaScript
4 43 (29.05%) VMware
5 38 (25.68%) ITIL
6 35 (23.65%) HTML
6 35 (23.65%) Microsoft
7 32 (21.62%) Cisco
7 32 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (20.95%) Degree
8 31 (20.95%) SQL
9 30 (20.27%) PowerShell
10 29 (19.59%) Firewall
11 28 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
12 27 (18.24%) vSphere
13 26 (17.57%) Git (software)
14 25 (16.89%) Citrix
14 25 (16.89%) TCP/IP
15 24 (16.22%) Java
15 24 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (15.54%) HTML5
16 23 (15.54%) vCloud
16 23 (15.54%) DevOps
16 23 (15.54%) CSS
16 23 (15.54%) Active Directory
17 22 (14.86%) SQL Server
17 22 (14.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 22 (14.86%) Mentoring
17 22 (14.86%) Open Source
18 21 (14.19%) Hyper-V

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 (11.49%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (6.76%) IIS
4 7 (4.73%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (4.05%) Apache
5 6 (4.05%) nginx
6 4 (2.70%) JBoss
6 4 (2.70%) WildFly
7 1 (0.68%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.68%) ArcSDE
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 16 (10.81%) MS Excel
1 16 (10.81%) MS Office
2 9 (6.08%) Photoshop
3 6 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.35%) MS Project
5 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (6.08%) assyst
2 4 (2.70%) SAP MM
2 4 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.70%) SAP WM
3 3 (2.03%) SAP SD
4 2 (1.35%) SAP CS
5 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (7.43%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (6.08%) Office 365
5 6 (4.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (4.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 6 (4.05%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (4.05%) Amazon S3
5 6 (4.05%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (4.05%) CloudFront
6 5 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.70%) SaaS
8 3 (2.03%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (19.59%) Firewall
2 25 (16.89%) TCP/IP
3 13 (8.78%) SAN
3 13 (8.78%) WAN
4 11 (7.43%) VoIP
5 9 (6.08%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (6.08%) iSCSI
5 9 (6.08%) Wireless
6 7 (4.73%) CTI
6 7 (4.73%) PBX
7 6 (4.05%) DNS
7 6 (4.05%) VLAN
8 5 (3.38%) DHCP
9 4 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (2.70%) LAN
9 4 (2.70%) LDAP
9 4 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (2.70%) VPN
10 3 (2.03%) IMAP
10 3 (2.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.73%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (2.03%) Big Data
4 3 (2.03%) MySQL
5 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.35%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.68%) GIS
6 1 (0.68%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (17.57%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.14%) Jenkins
3 12 (8.11%) Vagrant
4 11 (7.43%) Grunt
5 8 (5.41%) Capybara
5 8 (5.41%) JUnit
5 8 (5.41%) Selenium
5 8 (5.41%) TestNG
6 5 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.38%) Travis CI
7 2 (1.35%) Gradle
7 2 (1.35%) gulp
7 2 (1.35%) JIRA
7 2 (1.35%) Maven
7 2 (1.35%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.35%) Subversion
7 2 (1.35%) webpack
8 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.68%) GitLab
8 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 20 (13.51%) Finance
2 12 (8.11%) Automotive
2 12 (8.11%) Manufacturing
2 12 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.41%) Electronics
3 8 (5.41%) Marketing
4 7 (4.73%) Banking
5 5 (3.38%) Aerospace
5 5 (3.38%) Billing
5 5 (3.38%) Law
6 4 (2.70%) Retail
7 3 (2.03%) Legal
8 2 (1.35%) Back Office
8 2 (1.35%) Brand Awareness
8 2 (1.35%) Dutch Language
8 2 (1.35%) French Language
8 2 (1.35%) German Language
9 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (19.59%) Developer
2 21 (14.19%) Analyst
3 16 (10.81%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 12 (8.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 12 (8.11%) VMware Engineer
5 11 (7.43%) Administrator
5 11 (7.43%) Technical Engineer
6 10 (6.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (6.08%) HTML CSS Developer
7 9 (6.08%) HTML Developer
7 9 (6.08%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (6.08%) Service Analyst
7 9 (6.08%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (6.08%) VoIP Engineer
8 7 (4.73%) DBA
8 7 (4.73%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (4.73%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (4.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.73%) SQL DBA
8 7 (4.73%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (23.65%) HTML
2 23 (15.54%) CSS
2 23 (15.54%) HTML5
3 20 (13.51%) AngularJS
3 20 (13.51%) Web Services
4 19 (12.84%) Sass
5 18 (12.16%) CSS3
6 15 (10.14%) Node.js
7 12 (8.11%) Hibernate
8 11 (7.43%) jQuery
9 10 (6.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (6.08%) RESTful
11 8 (5.41%) React
12 7 (4.73%) FreeSWITCH
13 6 (4.05%) REST
14 5 (3.38%) CGI
15 4 (2.70%) .NET
15 4 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
15 4 (2.70%) JMS
15 4 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.78%) VCE vBlock
3 11 (7.43%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.08%) Data Centre
4 9 (6.08%) iPad
5 8 (5.41%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.05%) Clustering
7 4 (2.70%) CCTV
7 4 (2.70%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.03%) Biology
8 3 (2.03%) CMDB
8 3 (2.03%) Fintech
9 2 (1.35%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.35%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.35%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.35%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.35%) Social Media
9 2 (1.35%) Statistics
9 2 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (37.84%) Windows
2 49 (33.11%) Linux
3 18 (12.16%) Windows Server
4 15 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (8.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (8.11%) Windows 2000
6 12 (8.11%) Windows NT
7 11 (7.43%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.03%) Android
9 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.03%) CentOS
9 3 (2.03%) OpenVMS
10 2 (1.35%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.35%) Unix
10 2 (1.35%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.35%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (25.68%) ITIL
2 32 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (15.54%) DevOps
4 22 (14.86%) Mentoring
4 22 (14.86%) Open Source
5 15 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (10.14%) Migration
6 14 (9.46%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 14 (9.46%) TDD
7 13 (8.78%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (8.78%) Time Management
8 12 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (7.43%) BDD
9 11 (7.43%) CRM
9 11 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (6.76%) Front End Development
10 10 (6.76%) Prototyping
11 9 (6.08%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (6.08%) Server Building
11 9 (6.08%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (30.41%) JavaScript
2 31 (20.95%) SQL
3 30 (20.27%) PowerShell
4 24 (16.22%) Java
5 14 (9.46%) Shell Script
6 11 (7.43%) Ruby
7 10 (6.76%) Perl
8 7 (4.73%) C#
9 5 (3.38%) Groovy
9 5 (3.38%) PHP
9 5 (3.38%) Python
10 3 (2.03%) C++
10 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.03%) VB
11 2 (1.35%) C
11 2 (1.35%) Scala
12 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.68%) DCL
12 1 (0.68%) Pascal
12 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (20.95%) Degree
2 22 (14.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (8.78%) SC Cleared
3 13 (8.78%) Security Cleared
4 11 (7.43%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.70%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (1.35%) CISM
6 2 (1.35%) CISSP
6 2 (1.35%) MCP
6 2 (1.35%) MCSA
6 2 (1.35%) MCSE
6 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.41%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.73%) PA-DSS
3 5 (3.38%) QA
4 3 (2.03%) SAS 70
4 3 (2.03%) SLA
4 3 (2.03%) SSAE 16
5 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (18.24%) vSphere
2 24 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (15.54%) Active Directory
3 23 (15.54%) vCloud
4 21 (14.19%) Hyper-V
5 16 (10.81%) VMware ESX
6 14 (9.46%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (9.46%) XenDesktop
7 13 (8.78%) NFS
8 11 (7.43%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (3.38%) XenApp
10 3 (2.03%) Docker
10 3 (2.03%) Postfix
10 3 (2.03%) Samba
10 3 (2.03%) Sendmail
10 3 (2.03%) Shibboleth
11 2 (1.35%) XenServer
12 1 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.68%) UAG
12 1 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (12.84%) Puppet
2 14 (9.46%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (8.11%) vMotion
4 11 (7.43%) vRealize
5 9 (6.08%) Ansible
6 6 (4.05%) Fluentd
6 6 (4.05%) Grafana
6 6 (4.05%) Graphite
6 6 (4.05%) HAProxy
6 6 (4.05%) Kibana
6 6 (4.05%) StatsD
7 5 (3.38%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (3.38%) Nagios
8 4 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (2.03%) Ganglia
9 3 (2.03%) SCCM
9 3 (2.03%) WMI
10 2 (1.35%) Packer
11 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (29.05%) VMware
2 35 (23.65%) Microsoft
3 32 (21.62%) Cisco
4 25 (16.89%) Citrix
5 20 (13.51%) SAP
6 16 (10.81%) Avaya
7 12 (8.11%) HP
8 9 (6.08%) Oracle
9 7 (4.73%) Genesys
9 7 (4.73%) Mitel
10 6 (4.05%) EMC
11 5 (3.38%) NetApp
11 5 (3.38%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.70%) F5
12 4 (2.70%) Intel Security
12 4 (2.70%) SonicWALL
12 4 (2.70%) Symantec
13 3 (2.03%) Google
13 3 (2.03%) Sage
14 2 (1.35%) Apple
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