The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 782 817 770
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -47
Permanent jobs citing WFM 79 69 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.064% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.077% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70 47 48
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,397
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £27,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £67,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +16.43%
WFM
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87852 89858 82379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 85.04% 82.89% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 73293 72362 68132
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,157 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in England

WFM
Salary Trend in England

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

WFM Salary Trend in England

WFM
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WFM across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

WFM Salary Histogram in England

WFM
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +18 22 £62,500 -7.40% 4
South East -14 18 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands 0 11 £35,000 - 2
South West -16 11 £49,000 +75.00% 3
North West - 10 £39,774 - 2
Yorkshire +8 4 £45,000 -18.18%
East Midlands -9 2 £40,000 -11.11%
East of England -3 1 £32,500 -35.00% 1
WFM
UK

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 54 (33.96%) SQL
2 48 (30.19%) Oracle
3 41 (25.79%) Avaya
4 40 (25.16%) Microsoft
5 39 (24.53%) Windows
5 39 (24.53%) CTI
6 36 (22.64%) IVR
7 35 (22.01%) SQL Server
7 35 (22.01%) Cisco
8 31 (19.50%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (18.87%) Verint
9 30 (18.87%) MS Excel
10 29 (18.24%) Genesys
10 29 (18.24%) Degree
11 28 (17.61%) Workforce Management Optimization
12 27 (16.98%) Linux
12 27 (16.98%) Finance
13 24 (15.09%) Time Management
14 23 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (13.84%) Java
15 22 (13.84%) SaaS
16 21 (13.21%) Service Delivery
17 20 (12.58%) Project Management
18 18 (11.32%) PHP
18 18 (11.32%) MS Office
18 18 (11.32%) Oracle Database
19 16 (10.06%) Software Engineering
20 15 (9.43%) Speech Recognition
20 15 (9.43%) OO
20 15 (9.43%) Apache

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (9.43%) Apache
2 5 (3.14%) CMS
3 4 (2.52%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.52%) IIS
3 4 (2.52%) JBoss
4 3 (1.89%) Moodle
4 3 (1.89%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.32%) MS Office
3 8 (5.03%) MS Project
4 4 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.52%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.63%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.63%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.63%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.63%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) ResourceLink
2 3 (1.89%) SAP SCM
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.26%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (1.26%) Radian6
4 1 (0.63%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.84%) SaaS
2 2 (1.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 39 (24.53%) CTI
2 15 (9.43%) PSTN
3 11 (6.92%) DNS
3 11 (6.92%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (6.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (6.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 11 (6.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 11 (6.92%) Cisco ISE
4 9 (5.66%) PBX
5 8 (5.03%) WAN
5 8 (5.03%) LAN
6 7 (4.40%) Network Security
7 6 (3.77%) IP Telephony
8 4 (2.52%) VoIP
8 4 (2.52%) Internet
9 3 (1.89%) Firewall
9 3 (1.89%) Avaya Modular Messaging
9 3 (1.89%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.89%) VPN
10 1 (0.63%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (22.01%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.32%) Oracle Database
3 13 (8.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (6.29%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (5.66%) JasperReports
6 7 (4.40%) MySQL
7 4 (2.52%) Pentaho
7 4 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.26%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (7.55%) Eclipse
2 9 (5.66%) Ant
2 9 (5.66%) CruiseControl
2 9 (5.66%) Subversion
3 3 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.89%) ProC
3 3 (1.89%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.63%) Axure RP
General
1 27 (16.98%) Finance
2 13 (8.18%) Retail
3 10 (6.29%) Banking
4 9 (5.66%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.77%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.77%) Multimedia
6 4 (2.52%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.52%) Legal
7 3 (1.89%) Marketing
8 2 (1.26%) Back Office
8 2 (1.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (17.61%) Analyst
2 14 (8.81%) Consultant
3 13 (8.18%) Software Engineer
3 13 (8.18%) Developer
4 12 (7.55%) Professional Services Engineer
5 11 (6.92%) Support Engineer
5 11 (6.92%) Applications Support
6 10 (6.29%) Support Analyst
6 10 (6.29%) Java Software Engineer
7 9 (5.66%) Project Manager
8 7 (4.40%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (4.40%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (3.77%) Genesys Consultant
10 5 (3.14%) Voice Engineer
10 5 (3.14%) Software Support Analyst
10 5 (3.14%) Implementation Analyst
11 4 (2.52%) Business Manager
11 4 (2.52%) MI Analyst
11 4 (2.52%) Architect
11 4 (2.52%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.43%) VXML
2 13 (8.18%) SOAP
2 13 (8.18%) Web Services
3 12 (7.55%) REST
4 10 (6.29%) XML
5 8 (5.03%) HTML
6 7 (4.40%) .NET
6 7 (4.40%) J2EE
6 7 (4.40%) jQuery
7 6 (3.77%) Middleware
8 5 (3.14%) LAMP
9 4 (2.52%) CSS
9 4 (2.52%) Spring
10 3 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (1.89%) RESTful
10 3 (1.89%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.89%) Hibernate
10 3 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (1.89%) Java SE
10 3 (1.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (22.64%) IVR
2 31 (19.50%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (6.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 10 (6.29%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (4.40%) Machine to Machine
7 6 (3.77%) Computer Science
8 5 (3.14%) Social Media
8 5 (3.14%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.52%) FMCG
9 4 (2.52%) Online Banking
9 4 (2.52%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.52%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.89%) E-Learning
11 2 (1.26%) User Experience
12 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.63%) PMI
12 1 (0.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 39 (24.53%) Windows
2 27 (16.98%) Linux
3 14 (8.81%) UNIX
4 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.89%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.89%) Android
5 3 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.61%) Workforce Management Optimization
2 24 (15.09%) Time Management
3 23 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (13.21%) Service Delivery
5 20 (12.58%) Project Management
6 16 (10.06%) Software Engineering
7 15 (9.43%) Speech Recognition
7 15 (9.43%) OO
7 15 (9.43%) Customer Insight
8 14 (8.81%) ERP
9 13 (8.18%) OOP
9 13 (8.18%) B2B
9 13 (8.18%) Asset Management
10 12 (7.55%) CRM
10 12 (7.55%) Open Source
10 12 (7.55%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (5.66%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (5.66%) Data Analysis
12 8 (5.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 54 (33.96%) SQL
2 22 (13.84%) Java
3 18 (11.32%) PHP
4 12 (7.55%) JavaScript
5 11 (6.92%) Perl
5 11 (6.92%) Python
6 7 (4.40%) C
6 7 (4.40%) C#
7 6 (3.77%) VB
8 3 (1.89%) ABAP
8 3 (1.89%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.89%) Ruby
8 3 (1.89%) XPath
8 3 (1.89%) Delphi
9 2 (1.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (18.24%) Degree
2 10 (6.29%) CCNP
2 10 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.77%) CCIE
4 3 (1.89%) Avaya Certification
5 2 (1.26%) MBA
6 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.63%) HND
6 1 (0.63%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.40%) SLA
2 2 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (6.92%) Nagios
1 11 (6.92%) Cisco UCCE
1 11 (6.92%) Cisco UCCX
1 11 (6.92%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (6.92%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (1.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 48 (30.19%) Oracle
2 41 (25.79%) Avaya
3 40 (25.16%) Microsoft
4 35 (22.01%) Cisco
5 30 (18.87%) Verint
6 29 (18.24%) Genesys
7 11 (6.92%) CA
7 11 (6.92%) McAfee
7 11 (6.92%) Juniper
7 11 (6.92%) Intel
7 11 (6.92%) Lancope
7 11 (6.92%) Blue Coat
7 11 (6.92%) F5
7 11 (6.92%) Nimsoft
7 11 (6.92%) Splunk
8 8 (5.03%) Kronos
8 8 (5.03%) Nortel
9 7 (4.40%) SAP
10 5 (3.14%) JDA
10 5 (3.14%) Cognizant
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - 60K
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Brierley Hill, West Midlands (County)
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance + 35% bonus + others
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group
Salary: £45k - 53k per year + generous bonus, flexi-time, pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: up to £42,000 DOE
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group
Salary: £45k - 53k per year + generous bonus, flexi-time, pension
Posted: 27 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago