The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 330 313 331
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs citing WFM 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.059% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% 0.072% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £35,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -51.72%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
WFM
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9803 9684 10163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.25% 80.98% 78.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8116 8531 9287
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WFM across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WFM
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WFM across the City of London region.

WFM Salary Trend in the City of London

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing WFM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WFM.

1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) ERP
1 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) EPoS
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Polycom
3 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing WFM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WFM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
1 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Communications Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Manager
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CGI
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) EPoS
2 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
3 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) ERP
1 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) CAD
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Polycom
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle