The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank 590 625 533
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -92
Permanent jobs citing VMS 22 21 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.045% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.19% 0.16% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 45
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,750 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £35,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -36.36%
VMS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11787 12879 12356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.19% 27.39% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10203 11069 10548
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in London

VMS
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMS across the London region.

VMS Salary Trend in London

VMS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMS across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

VMS Salary Histogram in London

VMS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
City of London +32 6 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Bromley - 2 £72,500 -
Hounslow - 2 £37,500 -
Brentford - 1 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £50,000 -
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 24 (44.44%) Windows
2 19 (35.19%) Linux
3 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
3 17 (31.48%) VMware
4 12 (22.22%) Java
5 11 (20.37%) OO
5 11 (20.37%) Information Security
5 11 (20.37%) Finance
5 11 (20.37%) Cryptography
5 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (18.52%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (18.52%) ITIL
6 10 (18.52%) HP
6 10 (18.52%) SAN
7 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (16.67%) Puppet
8 8 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (14.81%) Open Source
8 8 (14.81%) Reverse Engineering
8 8 (14.81%) Degree
8 8 (14.81%) Software Architecture
8 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (14.81%) Firewall
9 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (12.96%) Cisco
9 7 (12.96%) DNS
9 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
9 7 (12.96%) C#
9 7 (12.96%) C++
9 7 (12.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.56%) Apache
5 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (1.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) SAN
2 8 (14.81%) Firewall
3 7 (12.96%) DNS
4 5 (9.26%) DHCP
5 4 (7.41%) LDAP
6 3 (5.56%) LAN
6 3 (5.56%) SMS
6 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.56%) WAN
6 3 (5.56%) Internet
6 3 (5.56%) BGP
6 3 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (3.70%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.70%) NAS
7 2 (3.70%) SSH
7 2 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) DB2
1 3 (5.56%) Ingres
1 3 (5.56%) PowerCenter
2 2 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Selenium
2 4 (7.41%) TestNG
2 4 (7.41%) JUnit
2 4 (7.41%) WebDriver
2 4 (7.41%) Gradle
2 4 (7.41%) Spock
2 4 (7.41%) Geb
3 3 (5.56%) JIRA
4 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.70%) Subversion
5 1 (1.85%) Maven
5 1 (1.85%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.85%) YouTrack
5 1 (1.85%) Ant
5 1 (1.85%) Hudson
5 1 (1.85%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Legal
3 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Back Office
3 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.70%) Billing
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Developer
2 8 (14.81%) Consultant
2 8 (14.81%) Software Developer
3 4 (7.41%) Administrator
3 4 (7.41%) Linux Technician
3 4 (7.41%) AWS Developer
4 3 (5.56%) IT Support
4 3 (5.56%) Security Manager
4 3 (5.56%) Architect
4 3 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (3.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Network Administrator
5 2 (3.70%) Server Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (3.70%) QA Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Senior Server Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) XML
2 3 (5.56%) XSLT
2 3 (5.56%) Middleware
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (1.85%) REST
3 1 (1.85%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.85%) MyBatis
3 1 (1.85%) LAMP
3 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.85%) SOAP
3 1 (1.85%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) WSH
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Cryptography
2 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
3 6 (11.11%) Mainframe
4 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
5 4 (7.41%) AS400
6 3 (5.56%) Replication
6 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.56%) SWIFT
6 3 (5.56%) DataPower
7 1 (1.85%) iSeries
7 1 (1.85%) CMDB
7 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) Windows
2 19 (35.19%) Linux
3 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (9.26%) CentOS
7 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (7.41%) Solaris
8 3 (5.56%) AIX
8 3 (5.56%) HPUX
9 2 (3.70%) UNIX
10 1 (1.85%) OpenVMS
10 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) OO
1 11 (20.37%) Information Security
2 10 (18.52%) ITIL
2 10 (18.52%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (14.81%) Reverse Engineering
3 8 (14.81%) Open Source
3 8 (14.81%) Software Architecture
4 7 (12.96%) Security Architecture
4 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
5 5 (9.26%) Service Management
6 4 (7.41%) BDD
6 4 (7.41%) Change Control
6 4 (7.41%) TDD
6 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Automation Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Test Planning
7 3 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (5.56%) Computer Security
7 3 (5.56%) Integration Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) Java
2 7 (12.96%) C#
2 7 (12.96%) C++
3 6 (11.11%) SQL
3 6 (11.11%) C
4 5 (9.26%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.41%) Groovy
5 4 (7.41%) Python
6 3 (5.56%) DCL
7 1 (1.85%) XPath
7 1 (1.85%) AWK
7 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.85%) VBScript
7 1 (1.85%) VB
7 1 (1.85%) VBA
7 1 (1.85%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (11.11%) MCSE
4 4 (7.41%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.56%) VCP5
5 3 (5.56%) CCNA
5 3 (5.56%) CISSP
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.56%) CISM
6 2 (3.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.85%) MCSA
7 1 (1.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
1 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.56%) QA
1 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 4 (7.41%) iptables
5 3 (5.56%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.56%) vSphere
6 2 (3.70%) Firmware
6 2 (3.70%) KVM
6 2 (3.70%) Docker
7 1 (1.85%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (16.67%) Puppet
2 5 (9.26%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.85%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.85%) Control-M
5 1 (1.85%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
1 17 (31.48%) VMware
2 10 (18.52%) HP
3 7 (12.96%) Cisco
4 6 (11.11%) IBM
4 6 (11.11%) EMC
4 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 5 (9.26%) Veritas
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle
6 4 (7.41%) Symantec
7 3 (5.56%) Informatica
7 3 (5.56%) NetApp
7 3 (5.56%) Novell
7 3 (5.56%) Dell
8 2 (3.70%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.85%) F5
9 1 (1.85%) Lumesse
9 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.85%) Google
9 1 (1.85%) Citrix
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