The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMS
England / East of England
Rank 239 273 266
Rank change year-on-year +34 -7  
Permanent jobs citing VMS 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.11% 0.014% 0.053%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.48% 0.053% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Median salary £32,159 £27,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.94% -56.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% -28.94%  

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 the East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1459 1878 2092
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 23.88% 25.50% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 1514 1725
Median salary £38,000 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.04% -11.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

VMS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for VMS in the East of England

VMS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Essex - 7 £32,159 - 1
VMS
England

VMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 East of England region with a requirement for VMS.

1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) Perl
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Postgraduate
1 7 (87.50%) Apache
1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) Shell Script
1 7 (87.50%) CPAN
1 7 (87.50%) Informatics
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
1 7 (87.50%) CouchDB
1 7 (87.50%) Visualisation
1 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
1 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
1 7 (87.50%) Node.js
1 7 (87.50%) GitHub
1 7 (87.50%) Express
1 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
1 7 (87.50%) Apache Spark
1 7 (87.50%) LXC
1 7 (87.50%) DBIx::Class
1 7 (87.50%) Moose
1 7 (87.50%) Bioinformatics
1 7 (87.50%) Web Development
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
2 1 (12.50%) EDI

VMS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (87.50%) Apache
1 7 (87.50%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) CouchDB
1 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
1 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
1 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Senior Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Senior Software Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CPAN
1 7 (87.50%) DBIx::Class
1 7 (87.50%) Express
1 7 (87.50%) Moose
1 7 (87.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Bioinformatics
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (87.50%) Informatics
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
1 7 (87.50%) Visualisation
1 7 (87.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) Perl
1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) LXC
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
MaxAd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 14 days ago