The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for VMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMS over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMS
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 140 120
Rank change year-on-year +21 -20  
Permanent jobs citing VMS 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.054% 0.083% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.34% 0.48% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -42.10%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,250 £31,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.87% -33.15%  

VMS is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 296 413 343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 15.87% 17.23% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 254 353 298
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing VMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for VMS in Birmingham

VMS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for VMS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for VMS.

1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) CCTV
1 1 (100.00%) Misys Midas
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

VMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (100.00%) Misys Midas
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CCTV
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree