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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMS
UK / Scotland
Rank - 156 -
Permanent jobs citing VMS 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.14% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -26.04%

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
460 710 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.26% 24.07% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 293 426 440
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Perforce
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas File System
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) yum
2 1 (33.33%) Capistrano

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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) GCC
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Unix Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) OpenVMS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas File System
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Capistrano
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (33.33%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) Perforce
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware