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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank - 70 59
Permanent jobs citing VMS 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.30% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.59% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £25,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -53.48%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £55,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +61.76%
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
168 126 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 23.43% 18.75% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 148 115 88
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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