Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMS
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 331 355 364
Rank change year-on-year +24 +9 +26
Permanent jobs citing VMS 16 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.14% 0.094% 0.046%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.55% 0.37% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 1
East of England median annual salary £43,500 £32,159 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.27% -48.55% +115.52%
10th Percentile £38,250 £25,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £48,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £51,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +35.92% +21.18% -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 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 2,901 2,997 3,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 25.86% 25.66% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,074 2,461 2,715
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,230 £24,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.56%

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing VMS as a percentage 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

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMS in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram 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 18 September 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire - 9 £42,950 - 1
Suffolk - 7 £43,500 -
VMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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 11 (68.75%) Linux
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (62.50%) Analytics
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (56.25%) LDAP
3 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 9 (56.25%) DNS
3 9 (56.25%) SSL
3 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
4 7 (43.75%) DevOps
5 6 (37.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (31.25%) MapReduce
6 5 (31.25%) HBase
6 5 (31.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (31.25%) NServiceBus
6 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
6 5 (31.25%) Apache Solr
6 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
6 5 (31.25%) Confluence
6 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (31.25%) Puppet
6 5 (31.25%) Apache Hive
6 5 (31.25%) JIRA
6 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
6 5 (31.25%) Retail
6 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
6 5 (31.25%) Kerberos
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft

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 5 (31.25%) Apache Pig
1 5 (31.25%) Apache Solr
1 5 (31.25%) Apache Spark
1 5 (31.25%) Confluence
1 5 (31.25%) NServiceBus
1 5 (31.25%) SAS
1 5 (31.25%) Traefik
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) DNS
1 9 (56.25%) SSL
1 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) Kerberos
3 4 (25.00%) FTP
3 4 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 4 (25.00%) SSH
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Apache Hive
2 5 (31.25%) Apache Zeppelin
2 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
2 5 (31.25%) HBase
2 5 (31.25%) Power BI
2 5 (31.25%) Sqoop
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
4 1 (6.25%) NUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Administrator
1 5 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Hadoop Administrator
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
3 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 3 (18.75%) Azure DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Azure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (18.75%) Support Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Support
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) LDAP
2 5 (31.25%) Kafka
2 5 (31.25%) SparkR
3 4 (25.00%) REST
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Analytics
2 7 (43.75%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
3 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
3 5 (31.25%) MapReduce
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (31.25%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 4 (25.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (31.25%) HDFS
2 5 (31.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Ambari
1 5 (31.25%) Hadoop YARN
1 5 (31.25%) Oozie
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
1 5 (31.25%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) IBM