The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for VME skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VME over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ICL VME
England / North East
Rank - - 75
Permanent jobs citing VME 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - - 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £61,215
UK excluding London median salary - - £61,215

VME 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 North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 140 125 157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 21.98% 19.44% 22.05%
Number of salaries quoted 129 106 132
Median salary £30,000 £35,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.89% +0.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VME
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing VME as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for VME in the North East

VME
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VME in the North East.

Salary trend for VME in the North East