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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 598 592 605
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMS 24 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.053% 0.082% 0.063%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.19% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 26
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -38.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -22.22%
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
12528 12424 13624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.61% 27.44% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10703 10766 11873
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
City of London +6 6 £55,000 -24.13%
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 16 (42.11%) Windows
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
2 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 12 (31.58%) Finance
3 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (28.95%) SQL
4 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
5 10 (26.32%) .NET
5 10 (26.32%) C#
5 10 (26.32%) HTML
5 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 10 (26.32%) Visual Studio
5 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
5 10 (26.32%) CSS
5 10 (26.32%) LAN
5 10 (26.32%) WAN
5 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
5 10 (26.32%) TDD
5 10 (26.32%) MVC
5 10 (26.32%) Scrum
5 10 (26.32%) .NET Framework
5 10 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (26.32%) HTML5
5 10 (26.32%) BDD
5 10 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (26.32%) CSS3
5 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
5 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (21.05%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) nginx
3 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP SD
1 1 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.53%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
1 10 (26.32%) LAN
1 10 (26.32%) WAN
2 9 (23.68%) VPN
2 9 (23.68%) DNS
3 6 (15.79%) Firewall
4 3 (7.89%) DHCP
4 3 (7.89%) BGP
5 2 (5.26%) DAB
6 1 (2.63%) SAN
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Big Data
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) Adabas
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.89%) Subversion
2 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Advertising
3 4 (10.53%) German Language
4 3 (7.89%) Marketing
5 2 (5.26%) Dutch Language
5 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.26%) Law
6 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (15.79%) Administrator
2 6 (15.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (15.79%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (13.16%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 5 (13.16%) Operations Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Junior
5 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) HTML
1 10 (26.32%) .NET
1 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
1 10 (26.32%) CSS
1 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (26.32%) HTML5
1 10 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 10 (26.32%) CSS3
1 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
1 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
1 10 (26.32%) .NET Framework
2 4 (10.53%) WPF
2 4 (10.53%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) EntireX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Clustering
2 4 (10.53%) VAX
3 1 (2.63%) CCTV
3 1 (2.63%) Derivative
3 1 (2.63%) iSeries
3 1 (2.63%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (2.63%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Tandem
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
2 10 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 9 (23.68%) Windows 8
3 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (21.05%) Debian
4 8 (21.05%) Ubuntu
4 8 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (18.42%) UNIX
6 6 (15.79%) SUSE
7 3 (7.89%) OpenVMS
7 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.89%) CentOS
8 2 (5.26%) Solaris
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) TDD
2 10 (26.32%) MVC
2 10 (26.32%) Scrum
2 10 (26.32%) BDD
3 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.53%) Change Management
4 4 (10.53%) SOA
5 3 (7.89%) Project Management
5 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
5 3 (7.89%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Low Latency
6 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.63%) ERP
7 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) C#
2 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
4 6 (15.79%) Perl
4 6 (15.79%) AWK
4 6 (15.79%) Korn
4 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.26%) DCL
6 1 (2.63%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) PMP
1 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) CCA
2 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) MCTS
2 1 (2.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) XenApp
3 3 (7.89%) vSphere
4 2 (5.26%) vCloud
4 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.63%) Firmware
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) ZABBIX
1 3 (7.89%) OSSEC
1 3 (7.89%) Puppet
1 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (5.26%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.63%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.63%) Control-M
3 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) HP
2 7 (18.42%) VMware
3 6 (15.79%) Cisco
3 6 (15.79%) Reuters
3 6 (15.79%) Bloomberg
3 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 6 (15.79%) CQG
4 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
4 5 (13.16%) EMC
5 4 (10.53%) Citrix
5 4 (10.53%) Xamarin
6 3 (7.89%) WSO2
6 3 (7.89%) Tripwire
6 3 (7.89%) NetApp
7 1 (2.63%) Symantec
7 1 (2.63%) Remedy
7 1 (2.63%) BMC
7 1 (2.63%) IBM
7 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
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