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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 434 443 426
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs citing VMS 14 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.073% 0.10% 0.097%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.25% 0.34% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 12
Average salary £40,000 £51,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.70% +59.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £29,850 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £48,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-19.58% +29.33%
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
5696 6213 5686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.60% 29.76% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4974 5171 4669
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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 +17 8 £65,000 -1.51%
West Sussex - 3 £37,500 - 3
Berkshire -11 2 £33,000 -22.35% 1
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 25 (43.86%) SMS
2 23 (40.35%) Telecoms
3 22 (38.60%) Value-Added Service
4 21 (36.84%) Presales
4 21 (36.84%) Electronics
5 20 (35.09%) SAP
5 20 (35.09%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (35.09%) Computer Science
6 18 (31.58%) IPTV
7 17 (29.82%) Manufacturing
8 16 (28.07%) SAP SD
9 15 (26.32%) Logistics
10 12 (21.05%) SAP CS
11 9 (15.79%) Huawei
11 9 (15.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 9 (15.79%) Ericsson
11 9 (15.79%) Nokia
12 7 (12.28%) ITIL
12 7 (12.28%) Unix
12 7 (12.28%) Degree
13 6 (10.53%) Linux
13 6 (10.53%) SLA
13 6 (10.53%) Project Management
14 5 (8.77%) Migration
14 5 (8.77%) Business Analysis
14 5 (8.77%) Cisco
14 5 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
14 5 (8.77%) VoIP
14 5 (8.77%) Integration Testing

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.75%) IIS
1 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
1 5 (8.77%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.26%) MS Project
4 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.75%) MS Office
5 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (28.07%) SAP SD
2 12 (21.05%) SAP CS
3 3 (5.26%) SAP MM
3 3 (5.26%) SAP WM
4 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 25 (43.86%) SMS
2 22 (38.60%) Value-Added Service
3 5 (8.77%) VoIP
4 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.51%) Diameter Protocol
5 2 (3.51%) DNS
5 2 (3.51%) Firewall
5 2 (3.51%) GPRS
5 2 (3.51%) GSM
5 2 (3.51%) Internet
5 2 (3.51%) LAN
5 2 (3.51%) LDAP
5 2 (3.51%) PBX
5 2 (3.51%) SCCP
5 2 (3.51%) SIGTRAN
5 2 (3.51%) SMPP
5 2 (3.51%) SS7
5 2 (3.51%) TCAP
5 2 (3.51%) WAN
5 2 (3.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) DB2
1 1 (1.75%) MS Access
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.75%) Grunt
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (40.35%) Telecoms
2 21 (36.84%) Electronics
3 17 (29.82%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.26%) Automotive
5 2 (3.51%) Advertising
6 1 (1.75%) Finance
6 1 (1.75%) German Language
6 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Presales Manager
2 12 (21.05%) SAP CS Specialist
2 12 (21.05%) SAP SD Specialist
3 6 (10.53%) Consultant
4 5 (8.77%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) VAS Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.26%) SAP MM Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) SAP WM Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Junior
6 2 (3.51%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) SAP SD Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Technical Tester
6 2 (3.51%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
2 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.75%) CSS
2 1 (1.75%) CSS3
2 1 (1.75%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (1.75%) HTML
2 1 (1.75%) HTML5
2 1 (1.75%) jQuery
2 1 (1.75%) JTAPI
2 1 (1.75%) Middleware
2 1 (1.75%) RFC 2833
2 1 (1.75%) SAP BSP
2 1 (1.75%) Sass
2 1 (1.75%) TAPI
2 1 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (35.09%) Computer Science
2 18 (31.58%) IPTV
3 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.51%) PKI
3 2 (3.51%) PMI
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.75%) iSeries
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Unix
2 6 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Solaris
4 1 (1.75%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Presales
2 15 (26.32%) Logistics
3 7 (12.28%) ITIL
4 6 (10.53%) Project Management
5 5 (8.77%) Business Analysis
5 5 (8.77%) Integration Testing
5 5 (8.77%) Migration
6 4 (7.02%) CRM
6 4 (7.02%) Server Building
6 4 (7.02%) Six Sigma
6 4 (7.02%) Validation
7 3 (5.26%) Change Management
7 3 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (5.26%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.51%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.51%) SDLC
8 2 (3.51%) Test Planning
8 2 (3.51%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.75%) ABAP
2 1 (1.75%) Java
2 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.26%) CCNP
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) SLA
2 3 (5.26%) PA-DSS
2 3 (5.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) SAP
2 9 (15.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 9 (15.79%) Ericsson
2 9 (15.79%) Huawei
2 9 (15.79%) Nokia
3 5 (8.77%) Cisco
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.51%) Avaya
5 2 (3.51%) Lumesse
5 2 (3.51%) Peoplefluent
5 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.75%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.75%) Genesys
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) Mitel
6 1 (1.75%) Verint
6 1 (1.75%) VMware
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