The table below looks at the statistics for VME skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VME over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ICL VME
Rank 875 871 871
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing VME 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.006%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.014% 0.004% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £61,215 - £27,213
UK excluding London average salary £61,215 - £27,213

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
28918 28490 30637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.44% 27.46% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 24256 23476 26257
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VME
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VME Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VME
Salary Trend

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

VME Salary Trend in the UK

VME
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VME over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 within the UK.

VME Salary Histogram in the UK

VME
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VME within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 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 +4 4 £61,215 - 4
Tyne and Wear - 4 £28,750 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £28,750 - 2
North East - 4 £28,750 - 2
Warrington +9 1 £61,215 - 1
Cheshire +1 1 £61,215 - 1
North West -11 1 £61,215 - 1
Blackpool - 1 £61,215 -
Leeds - 1 £61,215 -
Lancashire - 1 £61,215 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £61,215 -
Yorkshire - 1 £61,215 -

VME
Top 10 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing VME 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 VME.

1 9 (100.00%) COBOL
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) ICL
5 1 (11.11%) Middleware
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu
5 1 (11.11%) Big Data
5 1 (11.11%) Migration

VME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing VME 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 VME. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) COBOL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) COBOL Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) ICL
2 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu
Warrington, Cheshire
DWP - Robert Walters Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Department of Work and Pensions
Salary: From £54,990 to £67,440 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago