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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank 420 402 417
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs citing VMS 18 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.089% 0.077% 0.068%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.30% 0.29% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 8
Average salary £48,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.29% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £32,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £42,800 £49,400
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -23.91%
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
5948 5556 5940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.37% 26.74% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4988 4540 5064
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -16 9 - -
Hampshire - 6 £48,500 - 1
Berkshire -5 3 £55,000 +69.23%
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 31 (53.45%) HP
2 30 (51.72%) VMware
3 26 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (44.83%) vSphere
4 23 (39.66%) SAN
5 21 (36.21%) Linux
6 20 (34.48%) SQL
6 20 (34.48%) DB2
6 20 (34.48%) IBM
7 18 (31.03%) Oracle
8 16 (27.59%) LAN
8 16 (27.59%) WAN
8 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (27.59%) Firewall
8 16 (27.59%) Finance
9 15 (25.86%) Service Delivery
9 15 (25.86%) Migration
9 15 (25.86%) Degree
9 15 (25.86%) iSeries
9 15 (25.86%) VoIP
9 15 (25.86%) VPN
9 15 (25.86%) Avaya
9 15 (25.86%) MPLS
9 15 (25.86%) UNIX
9 15 (25.86%) Unified Communications
9 15 (25.86%) 3PAR
10 14 (24.14%) IaaS
10 14 (24.14%) Mentoring
10 14 (24.14%) SaaS
10 14 (24.14%) PaaS

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 7 (12.07%) Apache
2 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (15.52%) SAP SCM
1 9 (15.52%) SAP QM
1 9 (15.52%) SAP PP
2 5 (8.62%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.14%) IaaS
1 14 (24.14%) SaaS
1 14 (24.14%) PaaS
1 14 (24.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (39.66%) SAN
2 16 (27.59%) LAN
2 16 (27.59%) WAN
2 16 (27.59%) Firewall
3 15 (25.86%) VoIP
3 15 (25.86%) VPN
3 15 (25.86%) MPLS
3 15 (25.86%) Unified Communications
4 6 (10.34%) SMS
5 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (34.48%) DB2
2 7 (12.07%) Ingres
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.45%) Big Data
4 2 (3.45%) MarkLogic
4 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) JBehave
1 2 (3.45%) AnthillPro
1 2 (3.45%) Artifactory
1 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.45%) Selenium
1 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 16 (27.59%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.45%) Advertising
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Consultant
2 14 (24.14%) SAP Consultant
2 14 (24.14%) Technical Manager
2 14 (24.14%) Engineering Manager
3 9 (15.52%) SAP QM Consultant
3 9 (15.52%) SAP PP Consultant
4 8 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (8.62%) SAP PLM Consultant
5 5 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.62%) Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.17%) Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) RESTful
1 2 (3.45%) JDBC
1 2 (3.45%) JSP
1 2 (3.45%) Web Services
1 2 (3.45%) XML
1 2 (3.45%) J2EE
1 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
1 2 (3.45%) FreeMarker
1 2 (3.45%) Taglibs
1 2 (3.45%) Ajax
1 2 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) iSeries
2 14 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 14 (24.14%) Management Information System
3 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (18.97%) Mathematics
5 5 (8.62%) AS400
5 5 (8.62%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Linux
2 15 (25.86%) UNIX
3 13 (22.41%) Windows
4 5 (8.62%) AIX
4 5 (8.62%) HPUX
4 5 (8.62%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.86%) Service Delivery
2 15 (25.86%) Migration
3 14 (24.14%) Mentoring
3 14 (24.14%) Project Management
3 14 (24.14%) Business Analysis
4 13 (22.41%) ITIL
4 13 (22.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (20.69%) Change Management
6 6 (10.34%) Release Management
7 5 (8.62%) Service Management
7 5 (8.62%) PLM
7 5 (8.62%) PDM
8 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.17%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.17%) Scrum
9 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.17%) CRM
9 3 (5.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 20 (34.48%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) Ruby
2 3 (5.17%) Python
3 2 (3.45%) XQuery
3 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.45%) VBScript
3 2 (3.45%) C
3 2 (3.45%) C++
3 2 (3.45%) Java
3 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.45%) Groovy
3 2 (3.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Degree
2 14 (24.14%) MCSE
2 14 (24.14%) CCNA
2 14 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (24.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.17%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 26 (44.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (18.97%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (8.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (5.17%) Puppet
4 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.72%) Nagios
4 1 (1.72%) Graphite
4 1 (1.72%) collectd
4 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (53.45%) HP
2 30 (51.72%) VMware
3 20 (34.48%) IBM
4 18 (31.03%) Oracle
5 15 (25.86%) Avaya
5 15 (25.86%) 3PAR
6 14 (24.14%) SAP
7 6 (10.34%) Cisco
8 5 (8.62%) EMC
8 5 (8.62%) Novell
8 5 (8.62%) Veritas
9 3 (5.17%) Lumesse
9 3 (5.17%) Peoplefluent
10 1 (1.72%) Rackspace
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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