The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 616 516 601
Rank change year-on-year
-100 +85
Permanent jobs citing VMS 17 89 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.20% 0.081%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% 0.73% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 61 35
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £55,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +61.76%
Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13212 12232 13994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.46% 27.59% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11375 10391 12257
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,725
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
VMS
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -19 2 £44,750 -10.50% 2
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 21 (46.67%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Linux
3 17 (37.78%) Finance
4 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 12 (26.67%) VMware
6 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (22.22%) SQL
8 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (20.00%) LAN
8 9 (20.00%) WAN
8 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 9 (20.00%) Banking
9 8 (17.78%) Middleware
9 8 (17.78%) DNS
9 8 (17.78%) EMC
9 8 (17.78%) Citrix
9 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
9 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
10 7 (15.56%) SaaS
10 7 (15.56%) Big Data
10 7 (15.56%) QA
10 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
10 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
10 7 (15.56%) Project Management
11 6 (13.33%) Retail
11 6 (13.33%) Cisco
11 6 (13.33%) VPN

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (11.11%) Apache
2 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.89%) nginx
2 4 (8.89%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) CMS
5 1 (2.22%) Drupal
5 1 (2.22%) WordPress
5 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.22%) Confluence
5 1 (2.22%) Node.js
5 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Findur
2 1 (2.22%) SunGard Panorama
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) SaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Taleo
2 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) LAN
1 9 (20.00%) WAN
1 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (17.78%) DNS
3 6 (13.33%) SAN
3 6 (13.33%) VPN
4 5 (11.11%) Firewall
4 5 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (8.89%) BGP
6 3 (6.67%) VLAN
6 3 (6.67%) NAS
6 3 (6.67%) FCoE
6 3 (6.67%) DHCP
7 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.22%) MPLS
7 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.22%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) Big Data
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.67%) Adabas
4 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.44%) OLAP
6 1 (2.22%) Redis
6 1 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) Subversion
3 2 (4.44%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) Selenium
4 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Retail
4 5 (11.11%) German Language
5 4 (8.89%) Advertising
5 4 (8.89%) Publishing
6 3 (6.67%) Marketing
6 3 (6.67%) Dutch Language
7 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
8 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (13.33%) Project Manager
1 6 (13.33%) Administrator
2 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.11%) Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (8.89%) Junior
3 4 (8.89%) Team Leader
3 4 (8.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (8.89%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (6.67%) Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) VMware Consultant
4 3 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) VMware Support Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Operations Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Operations Team Leader
5 2 (4.44%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) Middleware
2 3 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) EntireX
3 1 (2.22%) RESTful
3 1 (2.22%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Replication
1 3 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) VAX
3 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.22%) CCTV
3 1 (2.22%) iSeries
3 1 (2.22%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) Tandem
3 1 (2.22%) Firmware
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Linux
3 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.33%) UNIX
6 6 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 5 (11.11%) Debian
7 5 (11.11%) Ubuntu
8 4 (8.89%) SUSE
8 4 (8.89%) CentOS
8 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (8.89%) OpenVMS
9 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.22%) AIX
10 1 (2.22%) Solaris
10 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
1 7 (15.56%) Project Management
2 5 (11.11%) Change Management
2 5 (11.11%) Analytics
3 4 (8.89%) Time Management
3 4 (8.89%) Identity Management
3 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
3 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
3 4 (8.89%) Release Management
3 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
4 3 (6.67%) Product Management
4 3 (6.67%) Performance Testing
4 3 (6.67%) WFM
4 3 (6.67%) Capacity Management
4 3 (6.67%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (4.44%) Low Latency
5 2 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (4.44%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (11.11%) Perl
3 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.89%) AWK
4 4 (8.89%) Korn
5 3 (6.67%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) DCL
5 3 (6.67%) Java
6 2 (4.44%) C#
6 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.22%) NATURAL
7 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.44%) PMP
3 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.22%) CCA
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.22%) MCTS
4 1 (2.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.11%) vSphere
4 4 (8.89%) VMware ESX
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (6.67%) XenApp
5 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.22%) XenServer
7 1 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) OSSEC
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
1 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (4.44%) Nagios
2 2 (4.44%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.22%) SCCM
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.67%) VMware
3 8 (17.78%) EMC
3 8 (17.78%) Citrix
4 6 (13.33%) Cisco
5 5 (11.11%) NetApp
5 5 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 5 (11.11%) HP
6 4 (8.89%) CQG
6 4 (8.89%) Tripwire
6 4 (8.89%) WSO2
6 4 (8.89%) Guidewire
6 4 (8.89%) webMethods
6 4 (8.89%) Reuters
6 4 (8.89%) Bloomberg
6 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.67%) Actimize
8 2 (4.44%) Netezza
8 2 (4.44%) Peoplefluent
8 2 (4.44%) Vertica
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Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
FactSet
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago