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

VMS
South East / Surrey
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 194 214
Permanent jobs citing VMS 0 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.35% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 9
Median salary - £35,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -44.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -33.33%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 855 1137 1459
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 31.36% 30.52% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 755 994 1286
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

VMS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for VMS in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VMS.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
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
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management

VMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) 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%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
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
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (25.00%) Mesos
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware