The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank - - 69
Permanent jobs citing VMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £52,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-34.28% +50.00%
VMS
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
235 168 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 28.73% 25.42% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 166 156 184
Average salary £34,500 £33,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VMS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

VMS Salary Trend in the North East