The table below looks at the statistics for WMI 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 WMI over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
Rank 303 336 319
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -17
Permanent jobs citing WMI 4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.038% 0.040% 0.042%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.51% 0.62% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £28,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+51.78% -11.11%
WMI
London

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

Systems Management Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
789 813 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.50% 6.46% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 675 695 620
Average salary £55,000 £50,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% -3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

WMI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WMI across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WMI Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WMI
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WMI Salary Trend in the City of London

WMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing WMI 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 WMI.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 18 (94.74%) VMware
3 14 (73.68%) ITIL
4 12 (63.16%) PowerShell
5 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
5 11 (57.89%) Citrix
6 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (52.63%) MCP
6 10 (52.63%) MSI
6 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
8 8 (42.11%) VBScript
8 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
8 8 (42.11%) XenApp
8 8 (42.11%) XenDesktop
8 8 (42.11%) EMC
8 8 (42.11%) XenMobile
9 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (36.84%) Mobile Commerce
9 7 (36.84%) Remedy
9 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
9 7 (36.84%) IIS
9 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
9 7 (36.84%) PHP
9 7 (36.84%) WSH
10 6 (31.58%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing WMI 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 WMI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
2 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (36.84%) IIS
4 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
4 6 (31.58%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (31.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
2 2 (10.53%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) LDAP
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MSI
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Development Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) WSH
2 4 (21.05%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) Windows XP
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) Software Distribution
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) PowerShell
2 8 (42.11%) VBScript
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (52.63%) MCP
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (21.05%) CCIA
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) XenApp
2 8 (42.11%) XenDesktop
3 6 (31.58%) ISA Server
3 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX
3 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) XenMobile
2 6 (31.58%) BMC PATROL
2 6 (31.58%) NetBackup
3 5 (26.32%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
1 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Citrix
3 8 (42.11%) EMC
4 7 (36.84%) Remedy
5 6 (31.58%) Veritas
5 6 (31.58%) BMC
6 5 (26.32%) HP
7 3 (15.79%) Dell
8 2 (10.53%) NetApp
9 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
9 1 (5.26%) Sophos
9 1 (5.26%) AppSense