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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank 583 639 564
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -75
Permanent jobs citing VMS 30 19 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.069% 0.039% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.25% 0.14% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 54
Average salary £48,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £43,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -15.15%
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
11911 13363 11929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.42% 27.46% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10260 11450 10186
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,600 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +44 5 £62,500 +43.67% 2
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (41.07%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) VMware
3 20 (35.71%) Linux
4 16 (28.57%) SQL
5 15 (26.79%) HP
5 15 (26.79%) Degree
6 13 (23.21%) Active Directory
6 13 (23.21%) Oracle
7 12 (21.43%) SAN
7 12 (21.43%) Finance
8 11 (19.64%) SharePoint
8 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (16.07%) Cisco
9 9 (16.07%) Mainframe
9 9 (16.07%) Information Security
9 9 (16.07%) Cryptography
10 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (14.29%) EMC
10 8 (14.29%) Solaris
10 8 (14.29%) OO
10 8 (14.29%) Apache
10 8 (14.29%) ITIL
10 8 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (12.50%) Open Source
11 7 (12.50%) vSphere
11 7 (12.50%) HPUX
11 7 (12.50%) Java
11 7 (12.50%) Veritas
11 7 (12.50%) AS400
12 6 (10.71%) Service Management

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (19.64%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.29%) Apache
3 6 (10.71%) WebSphere
4 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (3.57%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
1 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) SAN
2 6 (10.71%) Firewall
2 6 (10.71%) SMS
2 6 (10.71%) DNS
3 5 (8.93%) DHCP
4 4 (7.14%) Internet
4 4 (7.14%) LAN
4 4 (7.14%) LDAP
5 3 (5.36%) WAN
5 3 (5.36%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (3.57%) DAB
7 1 (1.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) Ingres
1 6 (10.71%) DB2
2 3 (5.36%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) JIRA
2 4 (7.14%) Selenium
3 3 (5.36%) Spock
3 3 (5.36%) Geb
3 3 (5.36%) Gradle
3 3 (5.36%) TestNG
3 3 (5.36%) WebDriver
3 3 (5.36%) JUnit
4 1 (1.79%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.79%) YouTrack
4 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.79%) Maven
4 1 (1.79%) Hudson
4 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.79%) Ant
4 1 (1.79%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Law
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Developer
2 7 (12.50%) Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Architect
3 6 (10.71%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) QA Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Linux Technician
6 3 (5.36%) AWS Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Solutions Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.79%) Regular Expression
1 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (1.79%) MyBatis
1 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.79%) WPF
1 1 (1.79%) Django
1 1 (1.79%) CSS3
1 1 (1.79%) REST
1 1 (1.79%) Entity Framework
1 1 (1.79%) HTML5
1 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.79%) CSS
1 1 (1.79%) SOAP
1 1 (1.79%) XML
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
1 1 (1.79%) HTML
1 1 (1.79%) WSH
1 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Mainframe
1 9 (16.07%) Cryptography
2 7 (12.50%) Open Source
2 7 (12.50%) AS400
3 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.36%) CCTV
5 3 (5.36%) Clustering
5 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.79%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.79%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.79%) CMDB
6 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.79%) iSeries
6 1 (1.79%) Replication
6 1 (1.79%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Windows
2 20 (35.71%) Linux
3 8 (14.29%) Solaris
4 7 (12.50%) HPUX
5 6 (10.71%) AIX
6 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (8.93%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.14%) UNIX
8 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.57%) Debian
8 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.79%) OpenVMS
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.07%) Information Security
2 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.29%) OO
2 8 (14.29%) ITIL
2 8 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (10.71%) Service Management
3 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
3 6 (10.71%) Workflow
3 6 (10.71%) Reverse Engineering
3 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
3 6 (10.71%) Software Architecture
4 5 (8.93%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.93%) Security Architecture
5 4 (7.14%) TDD
5 4 (7.14%) BDD
5 4 (7.14%) Change Control
6 3 (5.36%) Test Planning
6 3 (5.36%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (5.36%) Automation Testing
6 3 (5.36%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) SQL
2 7 (12.50%) Java
3 6 (10.71%) C
3 6 (10.71%) C#
3 6 (10.71%) C++
4 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
4 5 (8.93%) Python
5 4 (7.14%) VBScript
5 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.36%) Groovy
7 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.57%) Perl
7 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.79%) XPath
8 1 (1.79%) VBA
8 1 (1.79%) AWK
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) CISSP
4 3 (5.36%) CISM
5 1 (1.79%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.79%) MCSA
5 1 (1.79%) CCNP
5 1 (1.79%) CCNA
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.79%) OCP
5 1 (1.79%) OCA
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.36%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) Active Directory
2 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.50%) vSphere
4 6 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.14%) iptables
6 1 (1.79%) vCloud
6 1 (1.79%) KVM
6 1 (1.79%) LXC
6 1 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (8.93%) Puppet
3 4 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (5.36%) SCOM
5 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.79%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.79%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.79%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) VMware
2 15 (26.79%) HP
3 13 (23.21%) Oracle
4 9 (16.07%) Cisco
5 8 (14.29%) EMC
6 7 (12.50%) Veritas
7 6 (10.71%) Novell
7 6 (10.71%) IBM
7 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
8 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
8 5 (8.93%) Fidessa
9 4 (7.14%) Symantec
10 2 (3.57%) Dell
10 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.57%) Progress
10 2 (3.57%) F5
11 1 (1.79%) Lumesse
11 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.79%) Xamarin
11 1 (1.79%) Polycom
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