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

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMS
UK / Scotland
Rank 129 152 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing VMS 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.045% 0.14% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £39,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -16.84%

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
479 720 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.42% 24.67% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 312 427 443
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +1 1 - -
VMS
UK

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 Scotland region with a requirement for VMS.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Perforce
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) yum
2 2 (50.00%) Capistrano
2 2 (50.00%) GCC
2 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) GCC
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) 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
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
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%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Capistrano
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (50.00%) Terraform
1 2 (50.00%) yum
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Perforce
1 2 (50.00%) Sun
1 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware