The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMS
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 384 436 448
Rank change year-on-year +52 +12  
Permanent jobs citing VMS 10 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.067% 0.11% 0.092%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.24% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 9
Median salary £50,000 £31,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.29% -36.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,500 £43,400
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £39,750 £60,200
UK excluding London median salary £34,250 £31,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.87% -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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4162 5955 5992
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.73% 30.42% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3598 5167 5020
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

VMS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for VMS in the South East

VMS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMS in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMS in the South East

VMS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +40 4 £33,500 -5.63%
Berkshire - 4 £56,250 -
Hampshire +23 1 £50,000 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £57,500 -
VMS
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for VMS.

1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Scrum
3 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
4 9 (34.62%) Unix
4 9 (34.62%) Puppet
4 9 (34.62%) DevOps
5 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (30.77%) Linux
5 8 (30.77%) Python
5 8 (30.77%) C++
5 8 (30.77%) Firewall
6 7 (26.92%) Finance
6 7 (26.92%) Financial Institution
6 7 (26.92%) Nagios
6 7 (26.92%) DNS
6 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
6 7 (26.92%) VMware
7 6 (23.08%) NetBackup
7 6 (23.08%) Backup Exec
7 6 (23.08%) RSA SecurID
7 6 (23.08%) VAX
7 6 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (23.08%) Wallstreet Suite
7 6 (23.08%) Office 365
7 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (23.08%) SLA
7 6 (23.08%) IBM
7 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange

VMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Drupal
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (23.08%) Office 365
2 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.54%) IaaS
3 3 (11.54%) PaaS
4 2 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Firewall
2 7 (26.92%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) Internet
3 4 (15.38%) LDAP
3 4 (15.38%) SSL
3 4 (15.38%) VoIP
3 4 (15.38%) VPN
4 3 (11.54%) DHCP
4 3 (11.54%) LAN
4 3 (11.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (15.38%) Subversion
1 4 (15.38%) Trac
2 3 (11.54%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
1 7 (26.92%) Financial Institution
2 4 (15.38%) Electronics
3 2 (7.69%) Games
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Administrator
1 8 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Operations Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support
5 2 (7.69%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.85%) Azure Architect
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) SaaS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) CSS3
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) AS400
1 6 (23.08%) RSA SecurID
1 6 (23.08%) VAX
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Unix
3 8 (30.77%) Linux
4 6 (23.08%) Solaris
5 4 (15.38%) Android
5 4 (15.38%) Ubuntu
6 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Scrum
2 9 (34.62%) DevOps
3 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (15.38%) Kanban
5 4 (15.38%) Security Management
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Project Management
7 2 (7.69%) BDD
7 2 (7.69%) Build Automation
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.69%) TDD
7 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) C++
1 8 (30.77%) Python
2 6 (23.08%) PHP
3 5 (19.23%) Perl
4 4 (15.38%) C
4 4 (15.38%) C#
4 4 (15.38%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) Ruby
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) MCAD
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Puppet
2 7 (26.92%) Nagios
3 6 (23.08%) Backup Exec
3 6 (23.08%) BMC PATROL
3 6 (23.08%) Control-M
3 6 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (23.08%) HP SIM
3 6 (23.08%) NetBackup
3 6 (23.08%) Netcool
3 6 (23.08%) NetVault Backup
3 6 (23.08%) OpenView
3 6 (23.08%) Tivoli
3 6 (23.08%) Tivoli NetView
4 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (15.38%) FreeIPA
6 3 (11.54%) collectd
6 3 (11.54%) Graphite
6 3 (11.54%) ZABBIX
7 2 (7.69%) Ansible
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) HP
3 6 (23.08%) IBM
3 6 (23.08%) Remedy
3 6 (23.08%) Veritas
3 6 (23.08%) Wallstreet Suite
4 3 (11.54%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.85%) Avature
5 1 (3.85%) Lumesse
5 1 (3.85%) Peoplefluent
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