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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 423 393 428
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +35
Permanent jobs citing VMS 30 34 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.16% 0.069%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.47% 0.55% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 15
Average salary £66,000 £55,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +74.60%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £55,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +61.76%
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
6397 6167 6924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.77% 28.47% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5268 5332 6019
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 August 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 27 August 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 14 £66,000 +140.00%
East Sussex -27 5 £34,000 -38.18%
Kent -3 4 £62,500 +73.61% 1
Berkshire -11 3 - -
Hampshire -10 2 £44,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 25 (59.52%) VMware
2 19 (45.24%) Manufacturing
3 18 (42.86%) Linux
4 16 (38.10%) Windows
5 15 (35.71%) SAP
5 15 (35.71%) Cisco
5 15 (35.71%) Firewall
5 15 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (30.95%) Logistics
6 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
7 12 (28.57%) SAN
8 11 (26.19%) SAP SD
9 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
9 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (19.05%) VoIP
10 8 (19.05%) CCNA
10 8 (19.05%) Dell
10 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
10 8 (19.05%) VLAN
10 8 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (19.05%) Clustering
11 7 (16.67%) ITIL
11 7 (16.67%) SLA
11 7 (16.67%) SAP PP
12 6 (14.29%) IBM
12 6 (14.29%) PBX
12 6 (14.29%) iSCSI
13 5 (11.90%) Finance
13 5 (11.90%) Electronics
13 5 (11.90%) VMware ESX

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (26.19%) SAP SD
2 7 (16.67%) SAP PP
3 3 (7.14%) SAP PLM
4 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (4.76%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) Firewall
2 13 (30.95%) TCP/IP
3 12 (28.57%) SAN
4 8 (19.05%) VLAN
4 8 (19.05%) VoIP
5 6 (14.29%) PBX
5 6 (14.29%) iSCSI
6 4 (9.52%) IP Telephony
6 4 (9.52%) Wireless
7 3 (7.14%) FTP
7 3 (7.14%) DNS
7 3 (7.14%) WAN
7 3 (7.14%) LAN
7 3 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (4.76%) NAS
8 2 (4.76%) tcpdump
8 2 (4.76%) DHCP
8 2 (4.76%) SSL
8 2 (4.76%) WPA
8 2 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (45.24%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.90%) Electronics
2 5 (11.90%) Finance
3 4 (9.52%) Retail
4 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.76%) Automotive
5 2 (4.76%) Legal
5 2 (4.76%) Marketing
6 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Administrator
2 9 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (19.05%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Linux Support
4 6 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.90%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) IT Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Solaris Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) UNIX Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Clustering
2 5 (11.90%) EqualLogic
3 3 (7.14%) HP StorageWorks
4 2 (4.76%) DTV
4 2 (4.76%) Replication
5 1 (2.38%) HACMP
5 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Linux
2 16 (38.10%) Windows
3 8 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.90%) Solaris
5 4 (9.52%) UNIX
5 4 (9.52%) AIX
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.76%) SUSE
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.76%) CentOS
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Logistics
2 7 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (9.52%) Release Management
3 4 (9.52%) Network Management
4 3 (7.14%) High Availability
4 3 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 3 (7.14%) PLM
4 3 (7.14%) Security Management
4 3 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 3 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.38%) QMS
6 1 (2.38%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (2.38%) Project Management
6 1 (2.38%) Change Management
6 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
1 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (19.05%) CCNA
3 4 (9.52%) Degree
4 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
2 4 (9.52%) COBIT
3 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) VMware ESX
2 5 (11.90%) vSphere
3 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (4.76%) Nmap
5 1 (2.38%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 3 (7.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 3 (7.14%) YUM
1 3 (7.14%) Cobbler
2 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) VMware
2 15 (35.71%) SAP
2 15 (35.71%) Cisco
3 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 8 (19.05%) Dell
5 6 (14.29%) IBM
6 5 (11.90%) Symantec
6 5 (11.90%) Veritas
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle
7 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 3 (7.14%) HP
8 3 (7.14%) EMC
8 3 (7.14%) Juniper
8 3 (7.14%) Hitachi
8 3 (7.14%) NetApp
8 3 (7.14%) Brocade
9 2 (4.76%) CA
10 1 (2.38%) Citrix
Dover, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago