The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank - - 191
Permanent jobs citing VMS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.097%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £30,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+58.33% -18.36%
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
852 979 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.29% 25.24% 26.18%
Number of salaries quoted 698 809 946
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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