The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMS
England / London
Rank 557 623 628
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMS 26 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.078% 0.064% 0.063%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.33% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 18
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -23.71%

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
7960 10617 11671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.82% 26.12% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6782 9075 9954
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing VMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

VMS Salary Histogram in London

VMS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +26 3 £55,000 - 1
Brentford -1 1 £44,000 +95.55%
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing VMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for VMS.

1 27 (45.76%) SQL
2 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
3 23 (38.98%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (37.29%) Windows
4 22 (37.29%) Linux
5 20 (33.90%) Active Directory
5 20 (33.90%) VMware
6 19 (32.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (30.51%) Java
8 17 (28.81%) Cisco
8 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (27.12%) PowerShell
9 16 (27.12%) HP
9 16 (27.12%) Virtual Machines
10 14 (23.73%) E-Commerce
10 14 (23.73%) Migration
11 13 (22.03%) ITIL
11 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (22.03%) Hyper-V
11 13 (22.03%) vSphere
11 13 (22.03%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (20.34%) Fibre Channel
12 12 (20.34%) vCloud
12 12 (20.34%) Desktop Virtualisation
12 12 (20.34%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 12 (20.34%) vMotion
12 12 (20.34%) XenDesktop
12 12 (20.34%) iSCSI
12 12 (20.34%) PKI

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (15.25%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.17%) Apache
2 6 (10.17%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (10.17%) IIS
2 6 (10.17%) nginx
3 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.39%) JBoss
4 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.69%) Confluence
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Office
1 8 (13.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
3 6 (10.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.69%) Autodesk Flame
4 1 (1.69%) Houdini
4 1 (1.69%) Maya
4 1 (1.69%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 23 (38.98%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (32.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (13.56%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (13.56%) SaaS
4 7 (11.86%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (10.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (10.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 6 (10.17%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (10.17%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (10.17%) CloudFront
6 4 (6.78%) IaaS
7 3 (5.08%) Amazon S3
8 2 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (3.39%) Office 365
9 1 (1.69%) G Suite
9 1 (1.69%) Google App Engine
9 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.69%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) Fibre Channel
1 12 (20.34%) Firewall
1 12 (20.34%) iSCSI
2 11 (18.64%) DNS
3 9 (15.25%) DHCP
4 3 (5.08%) Network Security
4 3 (5.08%) VoIP
4 3 (5.08%) VPN
5 2 (3.39%) Internet
5 2 (3.39%) Intranet
6 1 (1.69%) DMZ
6 1 (1.69%) DVB
6 1 (1.69%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.69%) SAN
6 1 (1.69%) SMTP
6 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.69%) VPLS
6 1 (1.69%) WAN
6 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.69%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) Relational Database
2 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.56%) RDBMS
4 6 (10.17%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (10.17%) InfluxDB
4 6 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.08%) SAP HANA
6 2 (3.39%) DB2
6 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.69%) Big Data
7 1 (1.69%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.78%) JIRA
2 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.39%) Maven
3 2 (3.39%) Selenium
3 2 (3.39%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.69%) Ant
4 1 (1.69%) Capybara
4 1 (1.69%) Gradle
4 1 (1.69%) Grunt
4 1 (1.69%) gulp
4 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.69%) JUnit
4 1 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.69%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.69%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.69%) TestNG
4 1 (1.69%) webpack
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Banking
2 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.78%) Retail
4 3 (5.08%) Back Office
5 2 (3.39%) Billing
5 2 (3.39%) German Language
5 2 (3.39%) Marketing
6 1 (1.69%) Advertising
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
6 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (16.95%) Technical Specialist
2 9 (15.25%) Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) VMware Specialist
4 7 (11.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (10.17%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Database Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Graduate
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (5.08%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Customer Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Hardware Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Operations Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) Web Services
2 6 (10.17%) CSS
2 6 (10.17%) HTML
3 5 (8.47%) jQuery
4 4 (6.78%) .NET
5 3 (5.08%) Ajax
5 3 (5.08%) HTML5
5 3 (5.08%) J2EE
5 3 (5.08%) JSP
5 3 (5.08%) Node.js
5 3 (5.08%) SAP Fiori
5 3 (5.08%) SAPUI5
5 3 (5.08%) Struts
6 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.39%) JMS
6 2 (3.39%) Middleware
6 2 (3.39%) REST
6 2 (3.39%) Sass
7 1 (1.69%) DOM
7 1 (1.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) PKI
1 12 (20.34%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
4 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
5 6 (10.17%) CCTV
5 6 (10.17%) Hedge funds
6 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
7 4 (6.78%) Blog
7 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (6.78%) Social Media
8 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
8 2 (3.39%) Fintech
8 2 (3.39%) Replication
9 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.29%) Linux
1 22 (37.29%) Windows
2 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (20.34%) Windows 2000
3 12 (20.34%) Windows NT
3 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Server
5 6 (10.17%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.08%) Mac OS
6 3 (5.08%) OpenVMS
6 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.39%) AIX
7 2 (3.39%) Unix
8 1 (1.69%) CentOS
8 1 (1.69%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) E-Commerce
1 14 (23.73%) Migration
2 13 (22.03%) ITIL
3 12 (20.34%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.95%) ITIL V3
5 9 (15.25%) DevOps
5 9 (15.25%) Open Source
5 9 (15.25%) Project Management
6 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
6 8 (13.56%) Network Load Balancing
7 7 (11.86%) Auto-Scaling
8 6 (10.17%) Cryptography
8 6 (10.17%) ERP
8 6 (10.17%) Resource Management
9 5 (8.47%) Business Development
9 5 (8.47%) Change Management
9 5 (8.47%) Content Analysis
9 5 (8.47%) OO
9 5 (8.47%) Video Content Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) SQL
2 18 (30.51%) Java
3 16 (27.12%) PowerShell
4 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.25%) Perl
5 8 (13.56%) Ruby
5 8 (13.56%) VB
6 5 (8.47%) C#
7 4 (6.78%) Python
8 3 (5.08%) PHP
9 2 (3.39%) C++
10 1 (1.69%) AWK
10 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.69%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.69%) Groovy
10 1 (1.69%) Scala
10 1 (1.69%) sed
10 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) Degree
2 10 (16.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (13.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.39%) MCSE
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.69%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.69%) CCNP
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.69%) MCSA
5 1 (1.69%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) SLA
3 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (33.90%) Active Directory
2 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (27.12%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (22.03%) Hyper-V
4 13 (22.03%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (22.03%) vSphere
5 12 (20.34%) NFS
5 12 (20.34%) vCloud
5 12 (20.34%) VMware ESX
5 12 (20.34%) XenDesktop
6 8 (13.56%) Forefront TMG
6 8 (13.56%) ISA Server
6 8 (13.56%) UAG
6 8 (13.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (5.08%) XenApp
8 2 (3.39%) Docker
9 1 (1.69%) iptables
9 1 (1.69%) KVM
9 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) vMotion
2 9 (15.25%) Ansible
2 9 (15.25%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 8 (13.56%) Puppet
3 8 (13.56%) WMI
4 6 (10.17%) Fluentd
4 6 (10.17%) Grafana
4 6 (10.17%) Graphite
4 6 (10.17%) HAProxy
4 6 (10.17%) Kibana
4 6 (10.17%) StatsD
5 1 (1.69%) Packer
5 1 (1.69%) Salt
5 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
2 20 (33.90%) VMware
3 17 (28.81%) Cisco
4 16 (27.12%) HP
5 12 (20.34%) Citrix
6 8 (13.56%) Veritas
7 4 (6.78%) Dell
7 4 (6.78%) Panasonic
7 4 (6.78%) SAP
8 3 (5.08%) Apple
8 3 (5.08%) IBM
8 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.39%) Remedy
9 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.69%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.69%) Meraki
10 1 (1.69%) Peoplefluent
10 1 (1.69%) Splunk
10 1 (1.69%) Synology
10 1 (1.69%) Talend
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