The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for VME skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VME over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ICL VME
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 911 987
Permanent jobs citing VME 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.008% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £65,000 -
UK excluding London median salary - £65,000 -

VME 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 with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 22371 25016 29405
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 25.10% 25.44% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18463 21361 24649
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VME
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing VME as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for VME in the UK

VME
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VME in the UK