VMS Jobs in Scotland

VMS
UK > Scotland

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 30 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
30 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 274 210 254
Rank change year-on-year -64 +44 -78
Permanent jobs citing VMS 14 1 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 0.21% 0.023% 0.017%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.79% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £53,750 £54,750 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £56,500 -
Median % change year-on-year +1.77% - -
75th Percentile £61,250 £58,250 -
90th Percentile - - -
UK median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £69,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% -31.16% +31.43%

All Operating Systems
Scotland

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 Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 783 730 977
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 11.47% 16.61% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 412 404 553
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,075 £25,000
25th Percentile £29,750 £33,750 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £49,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.01% -5.71% +16.67%
75th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +5.00%

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing VMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for VMS in Scotland

VMS
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMS in Scotland.

Salary trend for VMS in Scotland

VMS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMS in Scotland over the 6 months to 30 May 2024.

Salary histogram for VMS in Scotland

VMS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 30 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Edinburgh +34 4 £57,500 +1.77% 1
Glasgow - 3 £57,500 -
Dundee - 2 £57,500 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 2 £57,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 £57,500 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £33,000 -
South Ayrshire - 1 £57,500 -
VMS
UK

VMS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) JOnAS
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Azure
1 11 (78.57%) Power Platform
2 1 (7.14%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (7.14%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Broadband
2 2 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) Azure SQL Database
1 10 (71.43%) Power BI
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (71.43%) Social Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) DBA
1 10 (71.43%) SQL DBA
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Collaborative Working
2 10 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (71.43%) High Availability
2 10 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (14.29%) Change Advisory Board
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Remediation
4 1 (7.14%) Collaborative Culture
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Development
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (7.14%) arcserve
3 1 (7.14%) Nimsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Sage
3 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.14%) Vermilion