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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMS
England / London
Rank 552 614 619
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMS 27 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.082% 0.069% 0.061%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.33% 0.26% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 11
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%

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
8103 10643 11680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.55% 26.33% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6989 9125 9996
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 £29,000 £27,500 £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 January 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 January 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 +33 5 £55,000 -
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 28 (48.28%) SQL
2 24 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (37.93%) Linux
4 20 (34.48%) Java
4 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 20 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (32.76%) Windows
6 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
6 17 (29.31%) VMware
7 16 (27.59%) E-Commerce
7 16 (27.59%) PowerShell
8 14 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (24.14%) Cisco
9 13 (22.41%) HP
9 13 (22.41%) Perl
9 13 (22.41%) Virtual Machines
10 12 (20.69%) Finance
10 12 (20.69%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (20.69%) Open Source
11 11 (18.97%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (18.97%) Hyper-V
11 11 (18.97%) Migration
11 11 (18.97%) ITIL
11 11 (18.97%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (18.97%) Ansible
12 10 (17.24%) DevOps
12 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (17.24%) vMotion
12 10 (17.24%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (17.24%) vCloud

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 (15.52%) Apache
1 9 (15.52%) Elasticsearch
1 9 (15.52%) IIS
1 9 (15.52%) nginx
2 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (10.34%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.45%) JBoss
4 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.72%) Confluence
5 1 (1.72%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Office
1 8 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
3 6 (10.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) Autodesk Flame
4 1 (1.72%) Houdini
4 1 (1.72%) Maya
4 1 (1.72%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (20.69%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (17.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (15.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (15.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 9 (15.52%) Amazon ELB
5 9 (15.52%) Amazon SQS
5 9 (15.52%) CloudFront
6 5 (8.62%) SaaS
7 3 (5.17%) Amazon S3
7 3 (5.17%) IaaS
8 2 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (3.45%) PaaS
9 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.72%) Heroku
9 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) DNS
1 10 (17.24%) Fibre Channel
1 10 (17.24%) iSCSI
2 8 (13.79%) Firewall
3 6 (10.34%) DHCP
4 5 (8.62%) Network Security
5 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.17%) VoIP
6 2 (3.45%) Internet
6 2 (3.45%) Intranet
6 2 (3.45%) VPN
7 1 (1.72%) DMZ
7 1 (1.72%) DVB
7 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.72%) SMTP
7 1 (1.72%) VPLS
7 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.72%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) Amazon RDS
1 9 (15.52%) InfluxDB
1 9 (15.52%) Relational Database
2 8 (13.79%) RDBMS
3 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.45%) DB2
6 1 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.72%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.17%) JIRA
2 3 (5.17%) Vagrant
3 2 (3.45%) JUnit
3 2 (3.45%) Maven
3 2 (3.45%) TestNG
4 1 (1.72%) Ant
4 1 (1.72%) Capybara
4 1 (1.72%) Gradle
4 1 (1.72%) Grunt
4 1 (1.72%) gulp
4 1 (1.72%) Selenium
4 1 (1.72%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.72%) Subversion
4 1 (1.72%) webpack
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.62%) Banking
4 4 (6.90%) Retail
5 3 (5.17%) Marketing
6 2 (3.45%) Billing
6 2 (3.45%) German Language
6 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.72%) Advertising
7 1 (1.72%) Electronics
7 1 (1.72%) Legal
7 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (17.24%) Cloud Engineer
2 9 (15.52%) AWS Engineer
2 9 (15.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) AWS DevOps
3 8 (13.79%) Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Technical Specialist
4 6 (10.34%) Consultant
4 6 (10.34%) VMware Specialist
5 5 (8.62%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Database Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Graduate
6 4 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Hardware Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Operations Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) Web Services
2 4 (6.90%) .NET
2 4 (6.90%) Hibernate
3 3 (5.17%) CSS
3 3 (5.17%) HTML
3 3 (5.17%) Node.js
3 3 (5.17%) REST
4 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.45%) Backbone.js
4 2 (3.45%) HTML5
4 2 (3.45%) JMS
4 2 (3.45%) Middleware
4 2 (3.45%) React
4 2 (3.45%) RESTful
4 2 (3.45%) Sass
4 2 (3.45%) Spring
5 1 (1.72%) Ajax
5 1 (1.72%) JPA
5 1 (1.72%) jQuery
5 1 (1.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (17.24%) PKI
1 10 (17.24%) VCE vBlock
2 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.79%) Data Centre
4 6 (10.34%) CCTV
4 6 (10.34%) Cryptography
4 6 (10.34%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.45%) Fintech
5 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) Blog
6 1 (1.72%) Cryptocurrency
6 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Replication
6 1 (1.72%) Social Media
6 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.93%) Linux
2 19 (32.76%) Windows
3 10 (17.24%) Windows 2000
3 10 (17.24%) Windows NT
3 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.17%) Mac OS
5 3 (5.17%) OpenVMS
6 2 (3.45%) AIX
6 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.45%) Unix
7 1 (1.72%) CentOS
7 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) E-Commerce
2 12 (20.69%) Open Source
3 11 (18.97%) ITIL
3 11 (18.97%) Migration
4 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.24%) Configuration Management
4 10 (17.24%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 10 (17.24%) DevOps
5 9 (15.52%) Auto-Scaling
5 9 (15.52%) Project Management
5 9 (15.52%) Resource Management
6 8 (13.79%) ITIL V3
7 6 (10.34%) Network Load Balancing
8 5 (8.62%) Business Development
8 5 (8.62%) Change Management
8 5 (8.62%) Content Analysis
8 5 (8.62%) OO
8 5 (8.62%) Programme Management
8 5 (8.62%) Video Content Analysis
9 4 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 28 (48.28%) SQL
2 20 (34.48%) Java
3 16 (27.59%) PowerShell
4 13 (22.41%) Perl
5 10 (17.24%) Ruby
6 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.34%) VB
7 5 (8.62%) PHP
7 5 (8.62%) Python
8 4 (6.90%) C#
9 3 (5.17%) C++
10 2 (3.45%) Groovy
11 1 (1.72%) Scala
11 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
2 8 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (10.34%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.72%) CCNP
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.72%) MCSE
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.45%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
2 14 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (22.41%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (18.97%) Hyper-V
4 11 (18.97%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (17.24%) NFS
5 10 (17.24%) vCloud
5 10 (17.24%) VMware ESX
5 10 (17.24%) vSphere
5 10 (17.24%) XenDesktop
6 6 (10.34%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (10.34%) ISA Server
6 6 (10.34%) UAG
6 6 (10.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (5.17%) XenApp
8 1 (1.72%) Docker
8 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (18.97%) Ansible
1 11 (18.97%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (17.24%) Puppet
2 10 (17.24%) vMotion
3 9 (15.52%) Fluentd
3 9 (15.52%) Grafana
3 9 (15.52%) Graphite
3 9 (15.52%) HAProxy
3 9 (15.52%) Kibana
3 9 (15.52%) StatsD
4 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (10.34%) WMI
5 1 (1.72%) Packer
5 1 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 17 (29.31%) VMware
3 14 (24.14%) Cisco
4 13 (22.41%) HP
5 10 (17.24%) Citrix
6 6 (10.34%) Veritas
7 3 (5.17%) Apple
7 3 (5.17%) Dell
7 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.45%) IBM
8 2 (3.45%) Remedy
8 2 (3.45%) SAP
8 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.72%) Apigee
9 1 (1.72%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.72%) Mashery
9 1 (1.72%) Peoplefluent
9 1 (1.72%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.72%) Splunk
9 1 (1.72%) ThinPrint
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Salary: £90k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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