The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VAX in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VAX over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DEC VAX
UK / England
Rank - - 924
Permanent jobs citing VAX 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England - - 0.004%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary - - £45,000

VAX is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 30266 39450 38417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.47% 41.04% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24514 31961 30676
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

VAX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing VAX as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for VAX in England

VAX
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VAX in England

VAX
Top 27 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing VAX 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 England region with a requirement for VAX.

1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) VMS
1 6 (100.00%) SLA
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) OpenView
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Veritas
1 6 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 6 (100.00%) Tivoli NetView
1 6 (100.00%) Netcool
1 6 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 6 (100.00%) Control-M
1 6 (100.00%) Remedy
1 6 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 6 (100.00%) AS400
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (100.00%) RSA SecurID
1 6 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (100.00%) Wallstreet Suite
1 6 (100.00%) HP SIM
1 6 (100.00%) NetVault Backup
2 4 (66.67%) Hedge funds

VAX
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) AS400
1 6 (100.00%) RSA SecurID
2 4 (66.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) VMS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 6 (100.00%) Control-M
1 6 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (100.00%) HP SIM
1 6 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (100.00%) Netcool
1 6 (100.00%) NetVault Backup
1 6 (100.00%) OpenView
1 6 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 6 (100.00%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Remedy
1 6 (100.00%) Veritas
1 6 (100.00%) Wallstreet Suite