The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVMS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenVMS over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenVMS
Rank 890 916 790
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -126
Permanent jobs citing OpenVMS 6 13 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.011% 0.099%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.020% 0.041% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 95
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -25.00%

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29508 31612 30373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.78% 26.50% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24670 26441 25528
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

OpenVMS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenVMS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

OpenVMS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenVMS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenVMS within the UK.

OpenVMS Salary Trend in the UK

OpenVMS
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVMS within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
England +24 5 £37,500 -25.00%
East of England - 3 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £37,500 -
South East +7 2 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £37,500 -
Bedford - 2 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £37,500 -
County Antrim - 1 £42,500 -
Belfast - 1 £42,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £42,500 -

OpenVMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenVMS 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 OpenVMS.

1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) AIX
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) W3C
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) CakePHP
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Bugzilla
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management

OpenVMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenVMS 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 OpenVMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Applications Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) Ajax
1 5 (83.33%) CakePHP
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
1 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) W3C
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) IBM