The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 190 187 186
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMS 3 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.081% 0.079% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.41% 0.34% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +26.08%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £62,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +79.85%
VMS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
733 895 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.91% 23.59% 24.28%
Number of salaries quoted 653 723 816
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing VMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for VMS.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Azure DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) ICT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) ICT Support
2 2 (33.33%) ICT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) iManage
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ChannelGrabber Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago