The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank - 136 137
Permanent jobs citing VMS 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.043% 0.046%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -15.15%
VMS
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
586 645 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.77% 27.87% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 458 468 593
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VMS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

VMS Salary Trend in Reading

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Information Retrieval
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Website Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) MarkLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Artifactory
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) AnthillPro
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) FreeMarker
2 2 (66.67%) Taglibs
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MarkLogic
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JBehave
1 2 (66.67%) Artifactory
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) AnthillPro
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) FreeMarker
1 2 (66.67%) Taglibs
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JDBC
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Information Retrieval
2 2 (66.67%) Website Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) XQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
2 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) collectd
2 1 (33.33%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Rackspace