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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 62 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMS 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.11% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.93% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £53,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-35.81% +58.08%
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
205 137 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 37.89% 36.05% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 137 98 112
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 19 September 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 6 (66.67%) C
3 6 (66.67%) MS Office
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
3 6 (66.67%) Information Security
3 6 (66.67%) Retail
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Vista
3 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 6 (66.67%) Handset

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 3 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 6 (66.67%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Handset
1 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Vista
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
1 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) NFS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft