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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 239 252 243
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing VMS 3 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.051% 0.046% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.24% 0.20% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 12
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +26.08%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £62,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +78.57%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1248 1518 1749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.26% 23.22% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 1226 1452
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%

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
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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester +2 2 £41,250 -5.17% 3
Lancashire - 1 £42,500 -
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Document Management
4 2 (28.57%) Law
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Apple
4 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) SQLPlus
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) MCP
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Law
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) ICT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) ICT Support
2 2 (28.57%) ICT Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMS Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Life Science
2 1 (14.29%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (28.57%) Document Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Line Management
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCP
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
2 2 (28.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Apple
2 2 (28.57%) iManage
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
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