The first table below looks at the demand for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 185 186 168
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing VMS 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.025% 0.073% 0.027%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.099% 0.27% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £42,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +49.12%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-25.88% -15.00%
Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1006 1096 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.86% 26.71% 25.91%
Number of salaries quoted 826 961 874
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
VMS
North West

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMS across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VMS
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMS across the Manchester region.

VMS Salary Trend in Manchester

VMS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) VAX
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell