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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank 598 649 530
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -119
Permanent jobs citing VMS 27 11 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.023% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.23% 0.083% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 70
Average salary £51,250 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.36% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £48,800 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -17.64%
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
11831 13313 12373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.81% 27.29% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10190 11480 10572
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 7 July 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 7 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
City of London +51 7 £52,500 +20.68% 3
Bromley - 1 £72,500 -
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 26 (42.62%) Windows
2 23 (37.70%) Linux
3 22 (36.07%) VMware
4 16 (26.23%) HP
5 14 (22.95%) SAN
6 12 (19.67%) Finance
6 12 (19.67%) Active Directory
6 12 (19.67%) Cisco
6 12 (19.67%) SQL
6 12 (19.67%) Degree
7 11 (18.03%) Java
7 11 (18.03%) ITIL
7 11 (18.03%) SharePoint
7 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
8 10 (16.39%) OO
8 10 (16.39%) Oracle
8 10 (16.39%) Information Security
8 10 (16.39%) Cryptography
8 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (14.75%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (14.75%) Firewall
9 9 (14.75%) Mainframe
10 8 (13.11%) Veritas
10 8 (13.11%) Apache
10 8 (13.11%) IBM
10 8 (13.11%) EMC
10 8 (13.11%) WebSphere
10 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (13.11%) Open Source
10 8 (13.11%) VMware ESXi

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 11 (18.03%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.11%) Apache
2 8 (13.11%) WebSphere
3 7 (11.48%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.64%) IaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) SAN
2 9 (14.75%) Firewall
3 7 (11.48%) DNS
4 6 (9.84%) SMS
5 5 (8.20%) DHCP
6 4 (6.56%) LDAP
6 4 (6.56%) LAN
6 4 (6.56%) Internet
7 3 (4.92%) WAN
7 3 (4.92%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (3.28%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.28%) NAS
8 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.28%) SSH
8 2 (3.28%) BGP
8 2 (3.28%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) DB2
1 6 (9.84%) Ingres
2 3 (4.92%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) JIRA
2 5 (8.20%) Selenium
3 4 (6.56%) TestNG
3 4 (6.56%) JUnit
3 4 (6.56%) WebDriver
3 4 (6.56%) Gradle
3 4 (6.56%) Spock
3 4 (6.56%) Geb
4 1 (1.64%) Ant
4 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.64%) YouTrack
4 1 (1.64%) Hudson
4 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.64%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.64%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.64%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) Maven
4 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.28%) Law
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Back Office
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (21.31%) Developer
2 7 (11.48%) Software Developer
3 6 (9.84%) Architect
3 6 (9.84%) Consultant
3 6 (9.84%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (9.84%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) QA Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Linux Technician
5 4 (6.56%) AWS Developer
6 3 (4.92%) IT Support
6 3 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Security Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Server Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Administrator
7 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) XML
2 2 (3.28%) XSLT
2 2 (3.28%) Middleware
2 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (1.64%) REST
3 1 (1.64%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.64%) MyBatis
3 1 (1.64%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.64%) Django
3 1 (1.64%) SOAP
3 1 (1.64%) Web Services
3 1 (1.64%) WSH
3 1 (1.64%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Cryptography
2 9 (14.75%) Mainframe
3 7 (11.48%) AS400
3 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.56%) Replication
6 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.28%) Clustering
7 2 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (3.28%) DataPower
7 2 (3.28%) SWIFT
7 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.64%) iSeries
8 1 (1.64%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.64%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.64%) CMDB
8 1 (1.64%) CCTV
8 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Windows
2 23 (37.70%) Linux
3 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (11.48%) Solaris
5 6 (9.84%) AIX
5 6 (9.84%) HPUX
6 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.92%) CentOS
8 3 (4.92%) UNIX
9 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.28%) Debian
9 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.64%) OpenVMS
10 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) ITIL
2 10 (16.39%) OO
2 10 (16.39%) Information Security
3 9 (14.75%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (13.11%) Open Source
5 7 (11.48%) Reverse Engineering
5 7 (11.48%) Software Architecture
5 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.84%) Service Management
6 6 (9.84%) Test Automation
6 6 (9.84%) Security Architecture
7 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.20%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.56%) TDD
8 4 (6.56%) BDD
8 4 (6.56%) Change Control
8 4 (6.56%) Automation Testing
8 4 (6.56%) Test Planning
9 3 (4.92%) Server Building
9 3 (4.92%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) SQL
2 11 (18.03%) Java
3 7 (11.48%) C++
4 6 (9.84%) C
4 6 (9.84%) C#
5 5 (8.20%) Python
5 5 (8.20%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.56%) Groovy
7 2 (3.28%) DCL
7 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.28%) VBScript
8 1 (1.64%) VBA
8 1 (1.64%) AWK
8 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.64%) Perl
8 1 (1.64%) XPath
8 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.20%) MCSE
4 4 (6.56%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.92%) CISM
5 3 (4.92%) CISSP
6 2 (3.28%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.28%) VCP5
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.64%) MCSA
7 1 (1.64%) CCNP
7 1 (1.64%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.92%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (19.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.11%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (9.84%) vSphere
5 4 (6.56%) iptables
6 3 (4.92%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.28%) Firmware
7 2 (3.28%) KVM
8 1 (1.64%) Docker
8 1 (1.64%) LXC
8 1 (1.64%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) Puppet
2 6 (9.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (6.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.28%) SCOM
6 1 (1.64%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.64%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.64%) Control-M
6 1 (1.64%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 22 (36.07%) VMware
2 16 (26.23%) HP
3 12 (19.67%) Cisco
4 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
5 10 (16.39%) Oracle
6 8 (13.11%) IBM
6 8 (13.11%) EMC
6 8 (13.11%) Veritas
7 6 (9.84%) Novell
8 5 (8.20%) Red Hat
9 4 (6.56%) Dell
9 4 (6.56%) Symantec
10 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.28%) Fujitsu
10 2 (3.28%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (3.28%) Fidessa
10 2 (3.28%) Progress
10 2 (3.28%) Informatica
10 2 (3.28%) NetApp
11 1 (1.64%) Apple
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TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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Vitabiotics
Salary: Negotiable + review
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: Negotiable + review
Posted: 22 days ago
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