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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 601 558 599
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +41
Permanent jobs citing VMS 20 58 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.044% 0.13% 0.069%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.16% 0.47% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 26
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £71,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £55,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-37.27% +61.76%
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
12350 12226 13792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.24% 27.51% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10588 10489 12076
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,105 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 +6 3 £55,000 -22.80% 2
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Windows
3 12 (38.71%) Finance
4 9 (29.03%) LAN
4 9 (29.03%) WAN
4 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
4 9 (29.03%) Banking
4 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
5 8 (25.81%) Apache
5 8 (25.81%) VPN
5 8 (25.81%) DNS
5 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
5 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
5 8 (25.81%) Debian
5 8 (25.81%) Ubuntu
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (25.81%) Windows 8
6 7 (22.58%) Perl
6 7 (22.58%) UNIX
6 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (22.58%) Middleware
7 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
7 6 (19.35%) Reuters
7 6 (19.35%) Bloomberg
7 6 (19.35%) Project Management
7 6 (19.35%) CQG
7 6 (19.35%) SUSE
7 6 (19.35%) AWK
7 6 (19.35%) Korn
7 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 8 (25.81%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) nginx
3 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.23%) Confluence
4 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Taleo
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
1 9 (29.03%) LAN
1 9 (29.03%) WAN
2 8 (25.81%) VPN
2 8 (25.81%) DNS
3 5 (16.13%) Firewall
4 3 (9.68%) BGP
5 2 (6.45%) DAB
5 2 (6.45%) DHCP
6 1 (3.23%) SAN
6 1 (3.23%) VLAN
6 1 (3.23%) FCoE
6 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Big Data
2 3 (9.68%) Adabas
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Advertising
3 4 (12.90%) German Language
4 3 (9.68%) Marketing
5 2 (6.45%) Dutch Language
5 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.45%) Law
6 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (19.35%) Administrator
1 6 (19.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (19.35%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) UNIX Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Junior
3 4 (12.90%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Operations Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support
6 1 (3.23%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Middleware
2 3 (9.68%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (6.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) EntireX
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.23%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) RESTful
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.23%) HTML5
4 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (3.23%) CSS3
4 1 (3.23%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) VAX
2 3 (9.68%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Tandem
3 1 (3.23%) Firmware
3 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.23%) CCTV
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) iSeries
3 1 (3.23%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Windows
3 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
4 8 (25.81%) Windows 8
4 8 (25.81%) Debian
4 8 (25.81%) Ubuntu
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (22.58%) UNIX
5 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (19.35%) SUSE
6 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (12.90%) OpenVMS
8 3 (9.68%) CentOS
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
9 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Project Management
2 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
2 5 (16.13%) Analytics
3 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
3 4 (12.90%) Performance Testing
3 4 (12.90%) Change Management
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
4 3 (9.68%) Electronic Trading
4 3 (9.68%) Product Management
4 3 (9.68%) Low Latency
4 3 (9.68%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (6.45%) BDD
5 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) Scrum
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.23%) ERP
6 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
2 7 (22.58%) Perl
3 6 (19.35%) AWK
3 6 (19.35%) Korn
3 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) DCL
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.23%) Scala
7 1 (3.23%) NATURAL
7 1 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) C#
7 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) PMP
2 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.23%) MCTS
3 1 (3.23%) MCITP
3 1 (3.23%) CCA
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) ZABBIX
1 3 (9.68%) OSSEC
1 3 (9.68%) Puppet
1 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Reuters
1 6 (19.35%) Bloomberg
1 6 (19.35%) CQG
1 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
2 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
2 5 (16.13%) VMware
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco
2 5 (16.13%) HP
3 4 (12.90%) EMC
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) NetApp
4 3 (9.68%) Tripwire
4 3 (9.68%) Actimize
4 3 (9.68%) WSO2
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
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