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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 803 885 849
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -36
Permanent jobs citing VMS 89 63 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.062% 0.089%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.40% 0.24% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 69 53 82
Median salary £42,500 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £80,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £62,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +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
22463 26705 29344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.87% 26.20% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19398 22751 24576
Median salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +54 37 £52,500 - 3
South East +9 17 £37,500 -40.00% 1
South West - 12 £34,000 - 3
Yorkshire +36 9 £60,000 -11.11% 4
West Midlands -2 5 £37,500 +70.45%
East of England +21 4 - -
North West +18 3 £42,500 -2.29% 1
East Midlands +15 2 £45,000 -35.71%
VMS
UK

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 63 (40.13%) Windows
2 60 (38.22%) Linux
3 44 (28.03%) VMware
4 42 (26.75%) JavaScript
4 42 (26.75%) Cisco
5 40 (25.48%) Firewall
6 39 (24.84%) PowerShell
7 37 (23.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 37 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (23.57%) SQL
8 35 (22.29%) ITIL
8 35 (22.29%) Degree
9 31 (19.75%) Microsoft
10 30 (19.11%) TCP/IP
10 30 (19.11%) vSphere
11 29 (18.47%) Open Source
11 29 (18.47%) HTML
11 29 (18.47%) Java
12 28 (17.83%) Puppet
12 28 (17.83%) DevOps
13 27 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
13 27 (17.20%) Hyper-V
14 25 (15.92%) Git (software)
15 24 (15.29%) vCloud
15 24 (15.29%) Opscode Chef
15 24 (15.29%) Windows Server
15 24 (15.29%) Finance
16 23 (14.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 23 (14.65%) Mentoring
16 23 (14.65%) Amazon AWS

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 16 (10.19%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.28%) IIS
3 12 (7.64%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (5.73%) Apache
4 9 (5.73%) nginx
5 4 (2.55%) JBoss
5 4 (2.55%) WildFly
6 1 (0.64%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.64%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 13 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.64%) MS Office
3 5 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.91%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.27%) MS Project
6 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (5.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.18%) SAP MM
2 5 (3.18%) SAP WM
3 4 (2.55%) assyst
4 1 (0.64%) SAP CS
4 1 (0.64%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 37 (23.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (14.65%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (9.55%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (7.64%) Office 365
5 9 (5.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (5.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 9 (5.73%) Amazon ELB
5 9 (5.73%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (5.73%) CloudFront
6 7 (4.46%) Amazon S3
7 5 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (2.55%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (2.55%) SaaS
9 3 (1.91%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.64%) Heroku
10 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (25.48%) Firewall
2 30 (19.11%) TCP/IP
3 17 (10.83%) SAN
4 14 (8.92%) VLAN
4 14 (8.92%) VoIP
5 10 (6.37%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (6.37%) iSCSI
6 9 (5.73%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (5.10%) DNS
8 7 (4.46%) CTI
8 7 (4.46%) PBX
8 7 (4.46%) WAN
9 5 (3.18%) DHCP
9 5 (3.18%) Network Security
10 4 (2.55%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (2.55%) VPN
10 4 (2.55%) Wireless
11 3 (1.91%) IMAP
11 3 (1.91%) LDAP
11 3 (1.91%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.55%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (2.55%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (2.55%) InfluxDB
3 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.91%) Big Data
4 3 (1.91%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.91%) MySQL
5 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.64%) GIS
6 1 (0.64%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 25 (15.92%) Git (software)
2 21 (13.38%) Jenkins
3 12 (7.64%) Vagrant
4 10 (6.37%) Travis CI
5 9 (5.73%) JUnit
5 9 (5.73%) TestNG
6 8 (5.10%) Capybara
6 8 (5.10%) Selenium
7 5 (3.18%) Grunt
7 5 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.27%) Gradle
9 2 (1.27%) gulp
9 2 (1.27%) JIRA
9 2 (1.27%) Maven
9 2 (1.27%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.27%) Subversion
9 2 (1.27%) webpack
10 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.64%) Hudson
General
1 24 (15.29%) Finance
2 17 (10.83%) Telecoms
3 15 (9.55%) Manufacturing
4 12 (7.64%) Electronics
5 11 (7.01%) Marketing
6 5 (3.18%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.18%) Banking
6 5 (3.18%) Billing
7 4 (2.55%) Automotive
7 4 (2.55%) Retail
8 3 (1.91%) Law
9 2 (1.27%) Back Office
9 2 (1.27%) Dutch Language
9 2 (1.27%) French Language
9 2 (1.27%) German Language
9 2 (1.27%) Legal
10 1 (0.64%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 28 (17.83%) Developer
2 16 (10.19%) Analyst
2 16 (10.19%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 14 (8.92%) Administrator
3 14 (8.92%) Cloud Engineer
4 12 (7.64%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (7.64%) Technical Engineer
5 11 (7.01%) VMware Engineer
5 11 (7.01%) VoIP Engineer
6 10 (6.37%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (6.37%) Support Engineer
7 9 (5.73%) AWS Engineer
7 9 (5.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (4.46%) DBA
8 7 (4.46%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (4.46%) Java Developer
8 7 (4.46%) SQL DBA
9 6 (3.82%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (3.82%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.47%) HTML
2 20 (12.74%) Web Services
3 18 (11.46%) AngularJS
4 17 (10.83%) CSS
4 17 (10.83%) HTML5
4 17 (10.83%) Node.js
5 14 (8.92%) Hibernate
6 13 (8.28%) Sass
7 12 (7.64%) CSS3
7 12 (7.64%) React
8 10 (6.37%) RESTful
9 7 (4.46%) FreeSWITCH
9 7 (4.46%) REST
10 5 (3.18%) Backbone.js
10 5 (3.18%) CGI
10 5 (3.18%) jQuery
10 5 (3.18%) Spring
11 4 (2.55%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (2.55%) RESTEasy
11 4 (2.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.92%) VCE vBlock
3 10 (6.37%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.37%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.73%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.46%) EMC VNX
6 5 (3.18%) Clustering
6 5 (3.18%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.55%) CCTV
7 4 (2.55%) iPad
8 3 (1.91%) Biology
8 3 (1.91%) Fintech
9 2 (1.27%) CMDB
9 2 (1.27%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.27%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.27%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.27%) User Experience
9 2 (1.27%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 63 (40.13%) Windows
2 60 (38.22%) Linux
3 24 (15.29%) Windows Server
4 20 (12.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (9.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (8.28%) Windows 2000
6 13 (8.28%) Windows NT
6 13 (8.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.82%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.91%) Android
9 3 (1.91%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.91%) OpenVMS
9 3 (1.91%) Unix
10 2 (1.27%) CentOS
10 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.27%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (22.29%) ITIL
3 29 (18.47%) Open Source
4 28 (17.83%) DevOps
5 23 (14.65%) Mentoring
6 20 (12.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (11.46%) TDD
8 16 (10.19%) Migration
9 15 (9.55%) BDD
9 15 (9.55%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 12 (7.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (7.64%) E-Commerce
10 12 (7.64%) Server Building
11 11 (7.01%) Performance Monitoring
11 11 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (6.37%) CRM
12 10 (6.37%) Prototyping
13 9 (5.73%) Auto-Scaling
13 9 (5.73%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (26.75%) JavaScript
2 39 (24.84%) PowerShell
3 37 (23.57%) SQL
4 29 (18.47%) Java
5 19 (12.10%) Ruby
6 14 (8.92%) Perl
6 14 (8.92%) Shell Script
7 9 (5.73%) C#
8 8 (5.10%) PHP
9 6 (3.82%) Python
10 5 (3.18%) Groovy
11 4 (2.55%) C++
12 3 (1.91%) VB
13 2 (1.27%) C
13 2 (1.27%) Scala
13 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.64%) DCL
14 1 (0.64%) Pascal
14 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (22.29%) Degree
2 23 (14.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (8.28%) SC Cleared
3 13 (8.28%) Security Cleared
4 11 (7.01%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.55%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (1.27%) CCNA
6 2 (1.27%) CCNP
6 2 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.64%) CISM
7 1 (0.64%) CISSP
7 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.64%) MCP
7 1 (0.64%) MCSA
7 1 (0.64%) MCSE
7 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.46%) PA-DSS
1 7 (4.46%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.18%) QA
3 3 (1.91%) SAS 70
3 3 (1.91%) SLA
3 3 (1.91%) SSAE 16
4 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (19.11%) vSphere
2 27 (17.20%) Hyper-V
2 27 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (15.29%) vCloud
4 18 (11.46%) Active Directory
5 16 (10.19%) VMware ESX
6 14 (8.92%) NFS
6 14 (8.92%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (8.92%) XenDesktop
7 12 (7.64%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.91%) Postfix
8 3 (1.91%) Samba
8 3 (1.91%) Sendmail
8 3 (1.91%) Shibboleth
8 3 (1.91%) XenApp
9 2 (1.27%) Docker
9 2 (1.27%) XenServer
10 1 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.64%) UAG
10 1 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 28 (17.83%) Puppet
2 24 (15.29%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (8.28%) vMotion
4 11 (7.01%) Ansible
4 11 (7.01%) vRealize
5 9 (5.73%) Fluentd
5 9 (5.73%) Grafana
5 9 (5.73%) Graphite
5 9 (5.73%) HAProxy
5 9 (5.73%) Kibana
5 9 (5.73%) StatsD
6 8 (5.10%) Nagios
7 5 (3.18%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (2.55%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (1.91%) Ganglia
9 3 (1.91%) SCCM
10 2 (1.27%) Packer
10 2 (1.27%) WMI
11 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 44 (28.03%) VMware
2 42 (26.75%) Cisco
3 31 (19.75%) Microsoft
4 19 (12.10%) Citrix
4 19 (12.10%) SAP
5 14 (8.92%) EMC
6 13 (8.28%) HP
7 11 (7.01%) Avaya
8 9 (5.73%) Oracle
9 8 (5.10%) NetApp
10 7 (4.46%) F5
10 7 (4.46%) Genesys
10 7 (4.46%) Mitel
11 5 (3.18%) Barracuda Networks
11 5 (3.18%) Dell
12 4 (2.55%) Google
12 4 (2.55%) Intel Security
12 4 (2.55%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.55%) SonicWALL
12 4 (2.55%) Symantec
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