The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 231 208 217
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMS 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.066% 0.12% 0.018%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.24% 0.41% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -28.42%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1692 1454 1752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.77% 28.72% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1273 1554
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VMS
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMS across the South West region.

VMS Salary Trend in the South West

VMS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bristol - 4 £37,500 - 1
VMS
England

VMS
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago