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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMS
Rank 63 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing VMS 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.41% 0.48% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.10% 1.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £77,500 £56,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £30,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+55.73% -26.06%
VMS
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
182 233 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.92% 37.52% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 104 175 97
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

VMS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

VMS Salary Trend in Watford

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (100.00%) NetIQ
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) vMotion
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (100.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) NetIQ
1 2 (100.00%) VMware