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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMS
Rank 235 223 209
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMS 3 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.049% 0.076% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.25% 0.34% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Median salary £27,500 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.10% -20.83%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £47,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +43.93%
VMS
England

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
1199 1189 1095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.73% 22.45% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1060 970
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham -11 2 £27,500 -42.10%
Warwickshire - 1 £39,000 -
VMS
England

VMS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) SAP
1 6 (75.00%) Automotive
2 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) Order to Cash
3 3 (37.50%) SAP SD
3 3 (37.50%) SAP CS
3 3 (37.50%) Logistics
4 2 (25.00%) CCTV
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Process Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (25.00%) SAP Basis
5 1 (12.50%) Record to Report

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP CS
1 3 (37.50%) SAP SD
General
1 6 (75.00%) Automotive
2 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (25.00%) Electronics
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) SAP SD Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Architect
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Logistics
1 3 (37.50%) Order to Cash
2 2 (25.00%) Process Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Record to Report
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) IBM