The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 135 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing VMS 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.23% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.57% 0.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-25.88% -15.00%
Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
700 725 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.04% 33.96% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 537 570 630
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
VMS
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Migration
3 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (55.56%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Dell
5 3 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Sophos
5 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) vSphere
5 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (33.33%) Lync
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) Lync
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
2 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) Sophos
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago