Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMS
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 195 209
Rank change year-on-year +41 +14 +6
Permanent jobs citing VMS 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.042% 0.086% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% 0.26% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Berkshire median annual salary £68,750 £50,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% -41.18% +183.33%

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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 756 1140 1367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 31.66% 32.65% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 617 917 1148
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.16% +8.89% +18.42%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing VMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for VMS in Reading

VMS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for VMS in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for VMS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Slack

VMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Network Operations Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Network Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL