The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMS
England / North West
Rank 241 235 263
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +28
Permanent jobs citing VMS 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.100% 0.018% 0.043%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.49% 0.073% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Median salary £42,500 - £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -26.04%

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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1234 1373 1751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.51% 24.31% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1132 1516
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,498 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing VMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VMS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

VMS Salary Trend in the North West

VMS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMS across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

VMS Salary Histogram in the North West

VMS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 4 £30,500 -
Manchester -21 1 - - 1
Merseyside - 1 £50,000 -
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for VMS.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) MS Office
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (50.00%) Private Cloud
4 5 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (50.00%) Office 365
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) DMZ
6 2 (20.00%) VBScript
6 2 (20.00%) VB
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon S3
6 2 (20.00%) SCVMM
6 2 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
6 2 (20.00%) IaaS
6 2 (20.00%) PaaS
6 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (20.00%) IaaS
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DMZ
2 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Project Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 5 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) VB
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Peoplefluent
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