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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 602 550 605
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +55
Permanent jobs citing VMS 21 73 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.045% 0.17% 0.083%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.16% 0.60% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 35
Average salary £35,000 £46,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.13% -25.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £22,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £65,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £55,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +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
12842 12247 13808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.28% 27.76% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11039 10460 12089
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,255 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -13 3 £55,000 -8.33% 1
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 17 (44.74%) Windows
3 13 (34.21%) Finance
4 9 (23.68%) LAN
4 9 (23.68%) WAN
4 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
4 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
5 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
5 8 (21.05%) Middleware
5 8 (21.05%) VMware
5 8 (21.05%) Banking
6 7 (18.42%) Debian
6 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
6 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
6 7 (18.42%) Cisco
6 7 (18.42%) VPN
6 7 (18.42%) DNS
6 7 (18.42%) Apache
6 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (18.42%) Ubuntu
6 7 (18.42%) Big Data
6 7 (18.42%) Windows 8
7 6 (15.79%) UNIX
7 6 (15.79%) Perl
7 6 (15.79%) SQL
7 6 (15.79%) HP
7 6 (15.79%) EMC
7 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (18.42%) Apache
2 4 (10.53%) nginx
3 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) CMS
4 1 (2.63%) Drupal
4 1 (2.63%) WordPress
4 1 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) Confluence
4 1 (2.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
1 9 (23.68%) LAN
1 9 (23.68%) WAN
2 7 (18.42%) VPN
2 7 (18.42%) DNS
3 6 (15.79%) Firewall
4 4 (10.53%) BGP
5 3 (7.89%) SAN
6 2 (5.26%) DAB
6 2 (5.26%) DHCP
6 2 (5.26%) VLAN
6 2 (5.26%) FCoE
6 2 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Big Data
2 3 (7.89%) Adabas
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Redis
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.63%) OLAP
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Advertising
3 4 (10.53%) German Language
4 3 (7.89%) Marketing
5 2 (5.26%) Dutch Language
5 2 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.26%) Law
6 1 (2.63%) Automotive
6 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
2 5 (13.16%) Administrator
2 5 (13.16%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (13.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (13.16%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Team Leader
3 4 (10.53%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Junior
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Operations Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Middleware
2 3 (7.89%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) EntireX
4 1 (2.63%) RESTful
4 1 (2.63%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) VAX
1 3 (7.89%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Tandem
2 1 (2.63%) Firmware
2 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.63%) CCTV
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) iSeries
2 1 (2.63%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 17 (44.74%) Windows
3 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (18.42%) Debian
5 7 (18.42%) Ubuntu
5 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (18.42%) Windows 8
6 6 (15.79%) UNIX
7 5 (13.16%) SUSE
7 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (10.53%) CentOS
8 4 (10.53%) OpenVMS
9 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.63%) Android
10 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
1 6 (15.79%) Project Management
2 5 (13.16%) Analytics
3 4 (10.53%) Change Management
3 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
4 3 (7.89%) Product Management
4 3 (7.89%) WFM
4 3 (7.89%) Electronic Trading
4 3 (7.89%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
4 3 (7.89%) Low Latency
4 3 (7.89%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.63%) Machine Learning
6 1 (2.63%) Load Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
2 6 (15.79%) Perl
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) AWK
3 5 (13.16%) Korn
3 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.89%) DCL
5 1 (2.63%) NATURAL
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) PMP
2 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.63%) MCTS
3 1 (2.63%) MCITP
3 1 (2.63%) CCA
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
1 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
3 2 (5.26%) vSphere
3 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.63%) XenApp
4 1 (2.63%) XenServer
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) OSSEC
1 4 (10.53%) Puppet
1 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (7.89%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) VMware
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) HP
3 6 (15.79%) EMC
3 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
4 5 (13.16%) Reuters
4 5 (13.16%) Bloomberg
4 5 (13.16%) CQG
5 4 (10.53%) WSO2
5 4 (10.53%) NetApp
5 4 (10.53%) Tripwire
6 3 (7.89%) Actimize
6 3 (7.89%) Citrix
7 2 (5.26%) Peoplefluent
8 1 (2.63%) Vertica
8 1 (2.63%) Guidewire
8 1 (2.63%) IBM
8 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London, UK, EC2A 2DQ
Factset Europe Limited
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago