The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMS
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VMS 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.85% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.40% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £56,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £55,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +61.76%
Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
208 127 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.37% 38.37% 54.05%
Number of salaries quoted 139 88 100
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
VMS
Hertfordshire

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 31 July 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 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) NFS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Handset
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Handset
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) NFS
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft