The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 423 389 433
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +44
Permanent jobs citing VMS 17 42 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.19% 0.052%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.27% 0.65% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 9
Average salary £66,000 £55,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +61.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £55,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +59.42%
Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6382 6476 6690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.29% 29.19% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5323 5594 5798
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
VMS
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +7 9 £66,000 +140.00%
Hampshire +2 2 £44,000 -
Kent -5 2 - -
East Sussex -29 2 £34,500 -37.27%
Berkshire -2 1 - - 1
West Sussex -6 1 £42,500 +17.24%
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 21 (60.00%) VMware
2 15 (42.86%) Linux
3 14 (40.00%) Windows
4 13 (37.14%) Cisco
4 13 (37.14%) Firewall
5 12 (34.29%) Manufacturing
6 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (28.57%) SAP
8 9 (25.71%) IBM
9 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
9 8 (22.86%) Logistics
10 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 7 (20.00%) VoIP
11 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
11 6 (17.14%) HP
11 6 (17.14%) Dell
11 6 (17.14%) MS Office
11 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
11 6 (17.14%) SAP SD
11 6 (17.14%) SLA
11 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (17.14%) Finance
11 6 (17.14%) Clustering
11 6 (17.14%) vSphere
12 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 5 (14.29%) Veritas
12 5 (14.29%) SAN
12 5 (14.29%) Solaris

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.57%) Lync
3 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) SAP SD
2 4 (11.43%) SAP PP
3 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (5.71%) SAP PLM
3 2 (5.71%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
3 7 (20.00%) VoIP
4 5 (14.29%) SAN
4 5 (14.29%) PBX
5 4 (11.43%) WAN
5 4 (11.43%) DNS
5 4 (11.43%) LAN
6 3 (8.57%) DHCP
6 3 (8.57%) VLAN
7 2 (5.71%) Network Security
7 2 (5.71%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.86%) 4G
8 1 (2.86%) 3G
8 1 (2.86%) MPLS
8 1 (2.86%) Wireless
8 1 (2.86%) FTP
8 1 (2.86%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (34.29%) Manufacturing
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.57%) Electronics
5 2 (5.71%) Automotive
5 2 (5.71%) Legal
5 2 (5.71%) Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) Retail
6 1 (2.86%) Billing
6 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Administrator
2 7 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (17.14%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Linux Support
5 4 (11.43%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) UNIX Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Solaris Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (5.71%) EqualLogic
2 2 (5.71%) DTV
3 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) HACMP
3 1 (2.86%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 14 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (14.29%) Solaris
5 4 (11.43%) UNIX
5 4 (11.43%) AIX
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.71%) SUSE
7 2 (5.71%) OpenVMS
7 2 (5.71%) OS/400
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Logistics
2 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Project Management
3 3 (8.57%) Information Security
3 3 (8.57%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) PLM
4 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.71%) Migration
4 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.71%) Release Management
4 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Time Management
4 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.71%) Network Management
5 1 (2.86%) High Availability
5 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.57%) CCNA
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) COBIT
3 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) vSphere
3 4 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.86%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 3 (8.57%) YUM
1 3 (8.57%) Cobbler
2 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) VMware
2 13 (37.14%) Cisco
3 10 (28.57%) SAP
4 9 (25.71%) IBM
5 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
6 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (17.14%) HP
7 6 (17.14%) Dell
8 5 (14.29%) Veritas
9 4 (11.43%) Oracle
10 3 (8.57%) Symantec
10 3 (8.57%) Sophos
11 2 (5.71%) Intel
12 1 (2.86%) Juniper
12 1 (2.86%) Hitachi
12 1 (2.86%) NetApp
12 1 (2.86%) EMC
12 1 (2.86%) Brocade
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