The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMS
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 82 -
Rank change year-on-year +30 -  
Permanent jobs citing VMS 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.93% 0.29% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.00% 0.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.28% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £31,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.23% -33.15%  

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 Guildford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 150 303 263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 46.30% 43.29% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 141 201 246
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

VMS
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for VMS in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 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 Guildford region with a requirement for VMS.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) CSS

VMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) IT Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft