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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank 183 181 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing VMS 3 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.077% 0.22% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.33% 0.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 0
Average salary £43,500 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £35,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -36.36%
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
912 963 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.49% 23.68% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 738 792 885
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Altrincham - 2 £43,500 -
VMS
North West

VMS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) PBX
1 3 (100.00%) PSTN
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Kamailio
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 3 (100.00%) Sensu
1 3 (100.00%) Opsview
1 3 (100.00%) Graphite
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) PBX
1 3 (100.00%) PSTN
1 3 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Sensu
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 3 (100.00%) Opsview
1 3 (100.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16,500 - £20,000 DOE
Posted: 14 days ago