The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank 72 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMS 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.16% - 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.78% - 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £35,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -36.36%
VMS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
128 170 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.94% 24.32% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 108 149 111
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,250 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

VMS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

VMS Salary Trend in Staffordshire

VMS
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP MM
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP MM Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP