The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 140 167 178
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +11
Permanent jobs citing VMS 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.030% 0.028%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.73% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £36,250 - £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £62,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +81.15%
VMS
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
549 868 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.68% 26.46% 26.62%
Number of salaries quoted 367 491 574
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +4.16%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing VMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VMS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

VMS Salary Trend in Scotland

VMS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Edinburgh - 2 £38,250 -
Glasgow - 2 £36,250 -
VMS
UK

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for VMS.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas File System
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Perforce
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) yum
3 1 (25.00%) Capistrano
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) GCC
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) OpenVMS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas File System
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (25.00%) Terraform
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (25.00%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Sun
1 2 (50.00%) Veritas
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Perforce
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard