The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank 421 439 432
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs citing VMS 20 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% 0.077% 0.062%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 0.29% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 10
Average salary £48,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £28,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £44,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £31,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+53.22% -22.50%
VMS
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6212 6293 6457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.96% 26.87% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5220 5259 5456
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VMS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VMS Salary Trend in the South East

VMS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMS across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

VMS Salary Histogram in the South East

VMS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex -6 10 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire - 5 £47,500 -
Berkshire -7 2 £43,000 +32.30%
Surrey +9 1 £60,000 +100.00% 1
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 33 (75.00%) HP
2 29 (65.91%) IBM
2 29 (65.91%) DB2
3 28 (63.64%) SQL
3 28 (63.64%) SAN
3 28 (63.64%) VMware
4 26 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (59.09%) vSphere
5 23 (52.27%) Unified Communications
5 23 (52.27%) 3PAR
5 23 (52.27%) iSeries
5 23 (52.27%) Firewall
5 23 (52.27%) Avaya
5 23 (52.27%) VoIP
5 23 (52.27%) WAN
5 23 (52.27%) LAN
6 22 (50.00%) VPN
6 22 (50.00%) MPLS
6 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (50.00%) BYOD
7 20 (45.45%) Mentoring
7 20 (45.45%) SaaS
7 20 (45.45%) PaaS
7 20 (45.45%) IaaS
7 20 (45.45%) Migration
7 20 (45.45%) Management Information System
7 20 (45.45%) Service Delivery
7 20 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (45.45%) Degree

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (18.18%) Apache
2 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.64%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.27%) Lync
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SAP PP
1 4 (9.09%) SAP QM
1 4 (9.09%) SAP SCM
2 1 (2.27%) SAP PLM
2 1 (2.27%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 20 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
1 20 (45.45%) SaaS
1 20 (45.45%) PaaS
1 20 (45.45%) IaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (63.64%) SAN
2 23 (52.27%) Firewall
2 23 (52.27%) Unified Communications
2 23 (52.27%) VoIP
2 23 (52.27%) WAN
2 23 (52.27%) LAN
3 22 (50.00%) VPN
3 22 (50.00%) MPLS
4 6 (13.64%) SMS
5 1 (2.27%) DNS
5 1 (2.27%) DHCP
5 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.27%) Wireless
5 1 (2.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (65.91%) DB2
2 6 (13.64%) Ingres
3 2 (4.55%) MarkLogic
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Subversion
1 2 (4.55%) Selenium
1 2 (4.55%) AnthillPro
1 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.55%) JBehave
1 2 (4.55%) Artifactory
1 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Engineering Manager
1 20 (45.45%) Technical Manager
2 7 (15.91%) Consultant
3 6 (13.64%) Architect
3 6 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (13.64%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) SAP PP Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) SAP QM Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Applications Support Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) SAP PLM Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) J2EE
1 2 (4.55%) JDBC
1 2 (4.55%) JSP
1 2 (4.55%) Web Services
1 2 (4.55%) XML
1 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
1 2 (4.55%) Spring
1 2 (4.55%) Ajax
1 2 (4.55%) FreeMarker
1 2 (4.55%) Taglibs
1 2 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (52.27%) iSeries
2 22 (50.00%) BYOD
3 20 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 20 (45.45%) Management Information System
4 16 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (13.64%) AS400
5 6 (13.64%) Mainframe
6 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 2 (4.55%) Open Source
8 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) AIX
2 6 (13.64%) HPUX
2 6 (13.64%) Solaris
3 5 (11.36%) UNIX
3 5 (11.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) Migration
2 20 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 20 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 19 (43.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (40.91%) Project Management
5 6 (13.64%) Service Management
6 5 (11.36%) Change Management
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL
6 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) DevOps
7 3 (6.82%) Scrum
8 2 (4.55%) TDD
8 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.55%) CRM
8 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.55%) Information Retrieval
8 2 (4.55%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) Python
2 3 (6.82%) Ruby
3 2 (4.55%) XPath
3 2 (4.55%) Groovy
3 2 (4.55%) XQuery
3 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.55%) VBScript
3 2 (4.55%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) MCSE
1 20 (45.45%) CCNA
1 20 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 20 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 26 (59.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (6.82%) Puppet
4 1 (2.27%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.27%) collectd
4 1 (2.27%) Graphite
4 1 (2.27%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (75.00%) HP
2 29 (65.91%) IBM
3 28 (63.64%) VMware
4 23 (52.27%) 3PAR
4 23 (52.27%) Avaya
5 12 (27.27%) Oracle
6 8 (18.18%) Cisco
7 6 (13.64%) SAP
7 6 (13.64%) Novell
7 6 (13.64%) Veritas
7 6 (13.64%) EMC
8 2 (4.55%) Lumesse
8 2 (4.55%) Peoplefluent
9 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
Bexhill-on-sea, Sussex
Hastings Direct
Salary: Bonus, Car Allw., Pension
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