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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMS
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 110 144 145
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMS 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.21% 0.23% 0.088%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.66% 0.85% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%

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
455 585 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.29% 26.71% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 346 520 437
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Reading region with a requirement for VMS.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 3 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) collectd
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Graphite
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) collectd
1 3 (100.00%) Graphite
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 3 (100.00%) VMware