The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank - 154 143
Permanent jobs citing VMS 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.041% 0.082%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.16% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £59,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +81.53%
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £47,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-28.94% +55.73%
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
654 638 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.42% 26.18% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 591 485 523
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing VMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for VMS.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) SMS
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Value-Added Service

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SMS
2 1 (25.00%) Value-Added Service
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) VAS Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL Certification