Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OpenVMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenVMS over the 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenVMS
UK
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1130 - 1148
Rank change year-on-year - +1148 +144
Permanent jobs citing OpenVMS 6 0 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% - 0.042%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.016% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 80
UK median annual salary £40,000 - £51,000
10th Percentile £37,050 - £36,250
90th Percentile £51,500 - £54,730
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 - £51,000

OpenVMS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 36,852 43,712 46,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.19% 24.49% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29,630 35,324 39,102
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.39%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £78,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

OpenVMS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OpenVMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OpenVMS in the UK

OpenVMS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OpenVMS in the UK

OpenVMS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenVMS over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for OpenVMS in the UK

OpenVMS
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVMS within the UK over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
UK excluding London - 6 £40,000 - 2
South East - 4 £40,000 - 2
England - 4 £40,000 - 2
Scotland - 1 £38,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT jobs citing OpenVMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for OpenVMS.

1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) VMS
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Pascal
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) HPUX
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle

OpenVMS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (50.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) OpenVMS Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) VMS
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Pascal
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) COBOL
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) VMware