Period
to 19 October 2021

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 6 months to 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMS
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 221 - 270
Rank change year-on-year - +270 +48
Permanent jobs citing VMS 6 0 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.11% - 0.015%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.58% - 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - - £23,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +30.00% -23.08%

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

All Operating Systems
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,030 536 1,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.75% 29.81% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 660 462 1,344
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,250 £24,750
25th Percentile £27,000 £33,313 £29,656
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £56,563 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £90,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing VMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for VMS in the East of England

VMS
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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 6 months to 19 October 2021. 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
Hertfordshire - 5 - - 4
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
VMS
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, IT jobs citing VMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for VMS.

1 6 (100.00%) Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (66.67%) SaaS
2 4 (66.67%) PaaS
2 4 (66.67%) IaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Meraki
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 4 (66.67%) OneDrive
3 2 (33.33%) Data Lake
3 2 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
3 2 (33.33%) Data-Driven Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ARM Templates
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

VMS
Co-occurring 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Azure
2 4 (66.67%) IaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (66.67%) OneDrive
2 4 (66.67%) PaaS
2 4 (66.67%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) MPLS
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Data Lake
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) ARM Templates
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Munging
2 2 (33.33%) Data-Driven Testing
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Meraki
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle