Period
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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMS
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 263 251 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - -
Permanent jobs citing VMS 18 8 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.25% 0.13% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.38% 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
10th Percentile £34,750 - -
25th Percentile £38,125 £36,250 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £37,500 -
Median % change year-on-year +26.67% - -
75th Percentile £58,125 £45,813 -
90th Percentile £62,250 £59,275 -
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% -3.85% +44.44%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,303 1,224 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.87% 19.75% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 897 1,037 542
10th Percentile £23,930 £23,900 £26,250
25th Percentile £28,000 £35,428 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% +11.25%
75th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £64,425
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VMS in Yorkshire

VMS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for VMS in Yorkshire

VMS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for VMS in Yorkshire

VMS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMS within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
South Yorkshire - 10 - -
West Yorkshire -25 8 £47,500 +26.67% 1
VMS
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT jobs citing VMS 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 across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMS.

1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Finance
3 10 (55.56%) Strategic Planning
3 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 10 (55.56%) ANSYS
3 10 (55.56%) Degree
3 10 (55.56%) Performance Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 10 (55.56%) Manual Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 10 (55.56%) WPF
3 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 10 (55.56%) OOP
3 10 (55.56%) OO
3 10 (55.56%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) C++
3 10 (55.56%) Visual Studio
3 10 (55.56%) COM
3 10 (55.56%) Bloomberg
3 10 (55.56%) Regression Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Electronics
3 10 (55.56%) User Experience
3 10 (55.56%) Defect Management
3 10 (55.56%) Virtual Team
3 10 (55.56%) Value Proposition
3 10 (55.56%) Product Requirements
3 10 (55.56%) Social Skills
4 8 (44.44%) Azure
5 7 (38.89%) Virtual Machines

VMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Azure
2 6 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) IaaS
3 3 (16.67%) Azure Monitor
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) DNS
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Electronics
2 10 (55.56%) Social Skills
3 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 6 (33.33%) Tester
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C++/C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Developer in Test
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Azure Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) COM
1 10 (55.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) User Experience
1 10 (55.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
1 10 (55.56%) Defect Management
1 10 (55.56%) Manual Testing
1 10 (55.56%) OO
1 10 (55.56%) OOP
1 10 (55.56%) Performance Testing
1 10 (55.56%) Product Requirements
1 10 (55.56%) Regression Testing
1 10 (55.56%) Software Testing
1 10 (55.56%) Strategic Planning
1 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
1 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
1 10 (55.56%) Value Proposition
2 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.56%) Customer Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Fintech
4 1 (5.56%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
1 10 (55.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) ANSYS
2 10 (55.56%) Bloomberg
3 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) VMware