The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVMS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenVMS over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenVMS
UK
Rank 814 939 -
Rank change year-on-year
+125 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenVMS 39 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.008% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.19% 0.031% -
Number of salaries quoted 39 7 0
Median salary £51,000 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.14% -
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £70,000 -
% change year-on-year
-27.14% -

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
20070 26205 28903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.18% 26.11% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16972 22113 24186
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

OpenVMS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing OpenVMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenVMS over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 within the UK.

OpenVMS Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenVMS
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVMS within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +119 36 £51,000 -27.14%
North West - 22 £51,000 -
Manchester - 14 £51,000 -
Bristol - 8 £51,000 -
Liverpool - 8 £51,000 -
Merseyside - 8 £51,000 -
South West - 8 £51,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £51,000 -
Watford - 4 £51,000 -
East of England - 4 £51,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £37,500 -
Scotland - 3 £37,500 -
Glasgow - 2 £37,500 -
London - 2 £62,500 -

OpenVMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing OpenVMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OpenVMS.

1 65 (85.53%) Linux
2 59 (77.63%) Solaris
2 59 (77.63%) SAN
3 57 (75.00%) NetApp
3 57 (75.00%) PaaS
3 57 (75.00%) IaaS
4 43 (56.58%) ITIL
5 37 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (48.68%) Data Protection
5 37 (48.68%) PRINCE2
5 37 (48.68%) Service Management
5 37 (48.68%) ITSM
5 37 (48.68%) Programme Management
6 31 (40.79%) Microsoft
7 29 (38.16%) NHS
8 28 (36.84%) MS Excel
9 26 (34.21%) MS Office
9 26 (34.21%) MS PowerPoint
10 24 (31.58%) Unix
11 16 (21.05%) VMware
12 14 (18.42%) Windows
12 14 (18.42%) Cisco
12 14 (18.42%) Active Directory
13 11 (14.47%) Service Design
13 11 (14.47%) Video Conferencing
14 10 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (13.16%) Data Centre
14 10 (13.16%) Clustering
14 10 (13.16%) Oracle
15 9 (11.84%) SQL

OpenVMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) IIS
2 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 26 (34.21%) MS Office
2 26 (34.21%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 57 (75.00%) IaaS
1 57 (75.00%) PaaS
2 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (77.63%) SAN
2 9 (11.84%) DNS
3 5 (6.58%) Firewall
3 5 (6.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 41 (53.95%) Infrastructure Manager
2 19 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 19 (25.00%) Technical Manager
3 11 (14.47%) Architect
3 11 (14.47%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 9 (11.84%) Architecture Manager
4 9 (11.84%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (11.84%) Site Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Support Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Systems Support
4 9 (11.84%) Systems Support Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Technology Manager
5 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Operations Support Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Traffic Engineer
6 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Operations Manager
7 2 (2.63%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (38.16%) NHS
2 11 (14.47%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (13.16%) Clustering
3 10 (13.16%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 65 (85.53%) Linux
2 59 (77.63%) Solaris
3 24 (31.58%) Unix
4 14 (18.42%) Windows
5 9 (11.84%) Windows 2000
5 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (11.84%) Windows XP
6 5 (6.58%) Mac OS
7 4 (5.26%) VMS
8 2 (2.63%) AIX
8 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.63%) VME
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.32%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (56.58%) ITIL
2 37 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (48.68%) Data Protection
2 37 (48.68%) ITSM
2 37 (48.68%) PRINCE2
2 37 (48.68%) Programme Management
2 37 (48.68%) Service Management
3 11 (14.47%) Service Design
4 5 (6.58%) Change Control
4 5 (6.58%) Line Management
4 5 (6.58%) QMS
4 5 (6.58%) Quality Management
5 4 (5.26%) Change Management
5 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 4 (5.26%) Network Management
6 2 (2.63%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.32%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.32%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.32%) Migration
7 1 (1.32%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.84%) SQL
2 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.63%) C
3 2 (2.63%) C++
3 2 (2.63%) COBOL
3 2 (2.63%) Fortran
4 1 (1.32%) Pascal
4 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) HND
2 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (18.42%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.58%) XenApp
4 2 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (2.63%) Veritas File System
4 2 (2.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (2.63%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (1.32%) MOM
Vendors
1 57 (75.00%) NetApp
2 31 (40.79%) Microsoft
3 16 (21.05%) VMware
4 14 (18.42%) Cisco
5 10 (13.16%) Oracle
6 8 (10.53%) SolarWinds
7 5 (6.58%) Apple
7 5 (6.58%) HP
8 4 (5.26%) Dell
9 3 (3.95%) Meraki
10 2 (2.63%) Citrix
10 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.63%) Sun
10 2 (2.63%) Veritas
11 1 (1.32%) Intel