The table below looks at the statistics for VMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMS
England / West Midlands
Rank 200 231 210
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -21
Permanent jobs citing VMS 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.063% 0.086% 0.079%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.30% 0.44% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Median salary £35,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +21.05%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -23.71%

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1006 1124 1255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.24% 19.37% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 884 944 1079
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing VMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

VMS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VMS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VMS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VMS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Birmingham - 1 £35,000 -
VMS
England

VMS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing VMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for VMS.

1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) SAP SCM
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) SAP SD
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) CCTV
2 1 (33.33%) Misys Midas
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP SCM
1 2 (66.67%) SAP SD
2 1 (33.33%) Misys Midas
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) SAP SD Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CCTV
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP