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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank 582 600 607
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMS 26 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.035% 0.046%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.22% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 18
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.56% -1.87%
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
11707 12122 12744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.34% 28.36% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 10038 10145 11037
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Feltham - 4 - -
City of London - 1 £35,000 - 3
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (48.98%) SQL
1 24 (48.98%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) VMware
3 16 (32.65%) Finance
3 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
4 15 (30.61%) Linux
5 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (24.49%) .NET
6 12 (24.49%) C#
6 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
7 11 (22.45%) CSS
7 11 (22.45%) HTML
7 11 (22.45%) Visual Studio
7 11 (22.45%) TDD
7 11 (22.45%) MVC
7 11 (22.45%) Scrum
7 11 (22.45%) vSphere
7 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (22.45%) HTML5
7 11 (22.45%) BDD
7 11 (22.45%) .NET Framework
7 11 (22.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 11 (22.45%) CSS3
7 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
7 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (20.41%) Degree

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (12.24%) Apache
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.08%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.04%) nginx
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP SD
1 1 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) PaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Route 53
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) LAN
2 8 (16.33%) WAN
2 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (16.33%) Firewall
3 7 (14.29%) DNS
3 7 (14.29%) SAN
4 6 (12.24%) VPN
5 3 (6.12%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (6.12%) DHCP
5 3 (6.12%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.08%) BGP
6 2 (4.08%) DAB
7 1 (2.04%) NAS
7 1 (2.04%) SMS
7 1 (2.04%) Intranet
7 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.04%) DB2
4 1 (2.04%) Ingres
4 1 (2.04%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) ProC
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Hudson
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.20%) Financial Institution
4 4 (8.16%) Banking
5 3 (6.12%) Marketing
6 2 (4.08%) Law
6 2 (4.08%) Advertising
7 1 (2.04%) Back Office
7 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Design Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Electrical Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Electrical Design Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) .NET
1 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
2 11 (22.45%) CSS
2 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (22.45%) HTML5
2 11 (22.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 11 (22.45%) CSS3
2 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
2 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET Web API
2 11 (22.45%) .NET Framework
2 11 (22.45%) HTML
3 5 (10.20%) WPF
4 2 (4.08%) Middleware
5 1 (2.04%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Clustering
2 4 (8.16%) Replication
3 3 (6.12%) VAX
3 3 (6.12%) CCTV
3 3 (6.12%) Hedge funds
3 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.04%) Derivative
5 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.04%) Open Source
5 1 (2.04%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.04%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.98%) Windows
2 15 (30.61%) Linux
3 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
4 6 (12.24%) Windows 8
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.24%) UNIX
4 6 (12.24%) Solaris
5 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.20%) Debian
5 5 (10.20%) Ubuntu
6 3 (6.12%) SUSE
7 2 (4.08%) HPUX
7 2 (4.08%) CentOS
8 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) TDD
2 11 (22.45%) BDD
2 11 (22.45%) MVC
2 11 (22.45%) Scrum
3 5 (10.20%) Workflow
3 5 (10.20%) SOA
4 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.12%) ITIL
6 2 (4.08%) Change Management
6 2 (4.08%) High Availability
7 1 (2.04%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.04%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.04%) DevOps
7 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.04%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) SQL
2 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.49%) C#
4 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.16%) C
5 4 (8.16%) C++
5 4 (8.16%) Perl
6 3 (6.12%) VBScript
6 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.12%) AWK
6 3 (6.12%) Korn
7 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.04%) DCL
7 1 (2.04%) VB
7 1 (2.04%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.04%) RHCSA
3 1 (2.04%) OCP
3 1 (2.04%) OCA
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.45%) vSphere
3 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
4 5 (10.20%) XenApp
5 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.08%) vCloud
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.04%) KVM
6 1 (2.04%) LXC
6 1 (2.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.04%) Xen
6 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (6.12%) Backup Exec
1 3 (6.12%) SCOM
1 3 (6.12%) Puppet
2 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (4.08%) HP SIM
2 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.04%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.04%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.04%) OSSEC
3 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.04%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) VMware
2 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.37%) Cisco
3 9 (18.37%) HP
4 8 (16.33%) Oracle
5 7 (14.29%) EMC
6 6 (12.24%) Citrix
7 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
7 5 (10.20%) Fidessa
7 5 (10.20%) Xamarin
8 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
9 3 (6.12%) Reuters
9 3 (6.12%) Bloomberg
9 3 (6.12%) Symantec
9 3 (6.12%) NetApp
9 3 (6.12%) CQG
10 2 (4.08%) Veritas
10 2 (4.08%) Dell
10 2 (4.08%) Progress
11 1 (2.04%) Sun
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Vodafone Group
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits,
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 15% Shift Allowance
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago