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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 608 596 592
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing VMS 25 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.054% 0.073%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.20% 0.20% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 30
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -43.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,250 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+27.81% -19.39%
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
12538 12818 12949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.71% 27.83% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10741 11004 11256
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Feltham - 5 - -
City of London +26 3 - - 3
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (39.13%) Windows
1 18 (39.13%) Linux
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 14 (30.43%) SQL
3 14 (30.43%) Finance
4 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
4 13 (28.26%) LAN
4 13 (28.26%) WAN
4 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
5 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
6 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (23.91%) Windows 8
6 11 (23.91%) VPN
6 11 (23.91%) DNS
6 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
6 11 (23.91%) .NET
6 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
6 11 (23.91%) C#
7 10 (21.74%) HTML
7 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 10 (21.74%) CSS
7 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
7 10 (21.74%) TDD
7 10 (21.74%) Scrum
7 10 (21.74%) VMware
7 10 (21.74%) MVC
7 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
7 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (17.39%) Apache
2 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.52%) nginx
2 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP SD
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) SaaS
3 1 (2.17%) PaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Route 53
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
1 13 (28.26%) LAN
1 13 (28.26%) WAN
2 11 (23.91%) VPN
2 11 (23.91%) DNS
3 9 (19.57%) Firewall
4 5 (10.87%) DHCP
5 4 (8.70%) BGP
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.52%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.35%) DAB
7 2 (4.35%) SAN
8 1 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.52%) Big Data
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.35%) Adabas
3 2 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.52%) Subversion
2 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) Hudson
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) ProC
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.22%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Marketing
3 4 (8.70%) Advertising
4 2 (4.35%) Law
4 2 (4.35%) Dutch Language
4 2 (4.35%) German Language
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
5 1 (2.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Developer
2 6 (13.04%) Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (13.04%) Administrator
2 6 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (10.87%) Electrical Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) UNIX Administrator
3 5 (10.87%) Operations Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Design Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.87%) Electrical Design Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Junior
4 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) .NET
1 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
2 10 (21.74%) CSS
2 10 (21.74%) HTML
2 10 (21.74%) .NET Framework
2 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (21.74%) HTML5
2 10 (21.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 10 (21.74%) CSS3
2 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
2 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (10.87%) Middleware
4 4 (8.70%) WPF
5 1 (2.17%) EntireX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Clustering
2 4 (8.70%) VAX
3 3 (6.52%) Replication
3 3 (6.52%) Hedge funds
3 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.35%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.17%) Tandem
5 1 (2.17%) CCTV
5 1 (2.17%) Derivative
5 1 (2.17%) iSeries
5 1 (2.17%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
1 18 (39.13%) Linux
2 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
3 11 (23.91%) Windows 8
3 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (17.39%) Debian
5 8 (17.39%) Ubuntu
5 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (15.22%) UNIX
7 6 (13.04%) SUSE
8 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (8.70%) CentOS
9 4 (8.70%) Solaris
10 3 (6.52%) OpenVMS
11 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
11 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) TDD
2 10 (21.74%) BDD
2 10 (21.74%) MVC
2 10 (21.74%) Scrum
3 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.70%) Change Management
4 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.70%) SOA
5 3 (6.52%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.52%) Performance Testing
5 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.52%) Low Latency
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.17%) DevOps
7 1 (2.17%) Video Analytics
7 1 (2.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 11 (23.91%) C#
3 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.39%) Shell Script
5 6 (13.04%) Perl
5 6 (13.04%) AWK
5 6 (13.04%) Korn
5 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.52%) DCL
7 1 (2.17%) C
7 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.17%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) Java
7 1 (2.17%) NATURAL
7 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) CCA
2 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) PMP
2 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.17%) MCTS
2 1 (2.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.87%) XenApp
3 5 (10.87%) vSphere
4 2 (4.35%) vCloud
4 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) Firmware
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Puppet
2 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 3 (6.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (6.52%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.52%) ZABBIX
3 3 (6.52%) OSSEC
4 2 (4.35%) HP SIM
4 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.17%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (2.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) VMware
3 9 (19.57%) Cisco
4 8 (17.39%) HP
5 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
6 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
6 6 (13.04%) Reuters
6 6 (13.04%) Bloomberg
6 6 (13.04%) CQG
6 6 (13.04%) EMC
6 6 (13.04%) Citrix
7 4 (8.70%) NetApp
7 4 (8.70%) Xamarin
8 3 (6.52%) WSO2
8 3 (6.52%) Tripwire
8 3 (6.52%) Symantec
9 1 (2.17%) Remedy
9 1 (2.17%) BMC
9 1 (2.17%) IBM
9 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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