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 25 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 184 - 181
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMS 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% - 0.053%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.49% - 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £34,500 - £18,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £55,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +59.42%
Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1027 1037 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.67% 25.23% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 867 899 863
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

VMS Salary Histogram in Manchester

VMS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) MCTS
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) CCA
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (20.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Server Support
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Server Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Server Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCA
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) MCTS
1 4 (80.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle