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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank 575 624 585
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -39
Permanent jobs citing VMS 32 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.051% 0.050%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.27% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 19
Average salary £48,500 £58,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.37% +36.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £69,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £32,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+48.43% -9.85%
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
12032 12595 11712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.12% 27.72% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10289 10631 10002
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +12 6 £55,000 -5.17%
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (42.86%) SQL
1 24 (42.86%) VMware
2 22 (39.29%) Windows
3 19 (33.93%) Linux
4 15 (26.79%) HP
4 15 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (25.00%) Finance
6 13 (23.21%) Cisco
6 13 (23.21%) Oracle
7 12 (21.43%) SAN
7 12 (21.43%) Degree
8 11 (19.64%) vSphere
8 11 (19.64%) EMC
8 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
8 11 (19.64%) SharePoint
8 11 (19.64%) Solaris
9 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
10 8 (14.29%) Apache
10 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 7 (12.50%) C#
11 7 (12.50%) HPUX
11 7 (12.50%) Firewall
11 7 (12.50%) AS400
11 7 (12.50%) Veritas
11 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
12 6 (10.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 6 (10.71%) Mainframe

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.29%) Apache
3 6 (10.71%) WebSphere
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) SaaS
3 1 (1.79%) PaaS
3 1 (1.79%) Route 53
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) SAN
2 7 (12.50%) Firewall
3 6 (10.71%) DNS
3 6 (10.71%) SMS
4 5 (8.93%) LAN
4 5 (8.93%) DHCP
5 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.14%) WAN
6 3 (5.36%) VPN
6 3 (5.36%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (5.36%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.57%) DAB
7 2 (3.57%) LDAP
8 1 (1.79%) Intranet
8 1 (1.79%) Internet
8 1 (1.79%) BGP
8 1 (1.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) DB2
2 6 (10.71%) Ingres
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.79%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
1 5 (8.93%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) Hudson
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) ProC
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.93%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Law
4 2 (3.57%) Advertising
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (14.29%) Developer
2 6 (10.71%) Analyst
2 6 (10.71%) Architect
2 6 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (10.71%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) QA Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Electrical Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Electrical Design Engineer
3 5 (8.93%) Design Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Consultant
5 3 (5.36%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Solutions Consultant
5 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Linux Technician
6 2 (3.57%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) .NET
1 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (8.93%) CSS
2 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (8.93%) HTML5
2 5 (8.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (8.93%) CSS3
2 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
2 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
2 5 (8.93%) WPF
2 5 (8.93%) HTML
3 1 (1.79%) Django
3 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) AS400
2 6 (10.71%) Mainframe
3 5 (8.93%) Clustering
4 4 (7.14%) Replication
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.36%) CCTV
5 3 (5.36%) Open Source
5 3 (5.36%) Hedge funds
5 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.57%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.79%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.79%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.79%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.79%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.79%) iSeries
7 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Windows
2 19 (33.93%) Linux
3 11 (19.64%) Solaris
4 7 (12.50%) HPUX
5 6 (10.71%) AIX
5 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (8.93%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
8 3 (5.36%) UNIX
9 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.57%) Debian
9 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (10.71%) Service Management
3 5 (8.93%) TDD
3 5 (8.93%) SOA
3 5 (8.93%) MVC
3 5 (8.93%) Workflow
3 5 (8.93%) Scrum
3 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
3 5 (8.93%) BDD
4 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.14%) ITIL
5 3 (5.36%) Performance Management
5 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.57%) Software Architecture
6 2 (3.57%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (3.57%) High Availability
6 2 (3.57%) Auto-Scaling
6 2 (3.57%) Change Control
6 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.57%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.50%) C#
4 6 (10.71%) C
5 4 (7.14%) C++
6 3 (5.36%) Python
6 3 (5.36%) VBScript
7 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.79%) DCL
8 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.79%) Java
8 1 (1.79%) Perl
8 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.79%) MCSA
4 1 (1.79%) CCNP
4 1 (1.79%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.79%) OCP
4 1 (1.79%) OCA
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (19.64%) vSphere
4 5 (8.93%) XenApp
5 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.57%) vCloud
6 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.57%) iptables
7 1 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.79%) KVM
7 1 (1.79%) LXC
7 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.79%) Xen
7 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (8.93%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (7.14%) Puppet
4 3 (5.36%) Backup Exec
4 3 (5.36%) SCOM
5 2 (3.57%) HP SIM
5 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.79%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.79%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.79%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) VMware
2 15 (26.79%) HP
3 13 (23.21%) Oracle
3 13 (23.21%) Cisco
4 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
4 11 (19.64%) EMC
5 7 (12.50%) Veritas
6 6 (10.71%) Novell
6 6 (10.71%) Citrix
6 6 (10.71%) IBM
7 5 (8.93%) Fidessa
7 5 (8.93%) Symantec
7 5 (8.93%) Xamarin
8 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.36%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.57%) NetApp
10 2 (3.57%) Progress
10 2 (3.57%) Dell
11 1 (1.79%) Sun
11 1 (1.79%) BMC
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