Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for VMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMS over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMS
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +180
Permanent jobs citing VMS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.033% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 - -
North West median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -17.65% -2.30% +26.09%

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

All Operating Systems
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 764 542 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 25.16% 23.86% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 542 460 755
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -12.16% -1.33%
10th Percentile £20,500 £20,450 £20,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £53,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing VMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMS in Cheshire

VMS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for VMS in Cheshire

VMS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 £42,500 -
VMS
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for VMS.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SignalR
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
1 1 (100.00%) Progressive Web App

VMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SignalR
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Progressive Web App
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft