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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 401 390 433
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +43
Permanent jobs citing VMS 39 36 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.17% 0.062%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.60% 0.60% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 13
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +77.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £70,000 £33,700
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £53,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-35.81% +58.08%
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
6449 5995 6832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.31% 28.38% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5301 5171 6004
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Surrey +11 16 £66,000 +140.00%
Berkshire -11 9 £26,750 -53.47% 2
East Sussex -24 6 £34,500 -37.27%
Kent +3 5 £62,500 +73.61% 1
Hampshire -6 2 £44,000 -
West Sussex -12 1 - -
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 26 (53.06%) VMware
2 20 (40.82%) Manufacturing
3 19 (38.78%) Windows
4 18 (36.73%) Linux
4 18 (36.73%) SAP
5 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (32.65%) Cisco
6 16 (32.65%) Firewall
7 14 (28.57%) SAN
7 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 13 (26.53%) Logistics
9 11 (22.45%) ITIL
9 11 (22.45%) SAP SD
10 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (18.37%) CCNA
11 9 (18.37%) Dell
11 9 (18.37%) SAP PP
11 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
11 9 (18.37%) VLAN
11 9 (18.37%) vSphere
12 8 (16.33%) VoIP
13 7 (14.29%) SLA
14 6 (12.24%) HP
14 6 (12.24%) PBX
14 6 (12.24%) Release Management
14 6 (12.24%) EqualLogic
14 6 (12.24%) iSCSI
15 5 (10.20%) Network Management
15 5 (10.20%) Line Management
15 5 (10.20%) Degree

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (22.45%) SAP SD
2 9 (18.37%) SAP PP
3 4 (8.16%) SAP PLM
4 2 (4.08%) SAP MM
4 2 (4.08%) SAP QM
4 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (4.08%) SAP SCM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) Firewall
2 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 14 (28.57%) SAN
3 9 (18.37%) VLAN
4 8 (16.33%) VoIP
5 6 (12.24%) PBX
5 6 (12.24%) iSCSI
6 5 (10.20%) IP Telephony
7 4 (8.16%) Wireless
7 4 (8.16%) LAN
7 4 (8.16%) WAN
8 3 (6.12%) DNS
8 3 (6.12%) FTP
8 3 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (4.08%) NAS
9 2 (4.08%) tcpdump
9 2 (4.08%) Wireshark
9 2 (4.08%) WPA
9 2 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Ingres
2 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.04%) Big Data
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (40.82%) Manufacturing
2 5 (10.20%) Retail
2 5 (10.20%) Electronics
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Automotive
4 2 (4.08%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Administrator
2 7 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Linux Support
4 5 (10.20%) Linux Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) IT Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Solaris Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) SAP QM Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) EqualLogic
2 4 (8.16%) Clustering
3 3 (6.12%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.12%) HP StorageWorks
4 2 (4.08%) Replication
4 2 (4.08%) DTV
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.16%) UNIX
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) Solaris
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) SUSE
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) CentOS
5 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Logistics
2 11 (22.45%) ITIL
3 6 (12.24%) Release Management
4 5 (10.20%) Network Management
4 5 (10.20%) Line Management
4 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.16%) PLM
5 4 (8.16%) Security Management
5 4 (8.16%) Capacity Management
5 4 (8.16%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.12%) High Availability
6 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) Change Management
6 3 (6.12%) Project Management
7 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.08%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.04%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.04%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.04%) C
2 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (18.37%) CCNA
3 5 (10.20%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) SLA
2 5 (10.20%) COBIT
3 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (18.37%) vSphere
3 5 (10.20%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
5 2 (4.08%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (4.08%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Backup Exec
1 3 (6.12%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) VMware
2 18 (36.73%) SAP
3 16 (32.65%) Cisco
4 9 (18.37%) Dell
5 6 (12.24%) HP
6 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle
7 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.12%) EMC
8 3 (6.12%) Juniper
8 3 (6.12%) Hitachi
8 3 (6.12%) NetApp
8 3 (6.12%) Brocade
9 2 (4.08%) Veritas
9 2 (4.08%) Symantec
9 2 (4.08%) CA
9 2 (4.08%) IBM
10 1 (2.04%) Citrix
10 1 (2.04%) Peoplefluent
10 1 (2.04%) Lumesse
Dover, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + 25% shift allowance
Posted: 23 days ago