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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 767 794 755
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -39
Permanent jobs citing WFM 103 84 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.098% 0.082% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89 54 78
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,250 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +61.53%
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
86698 83726 86947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.30% 81.77% 79.71%
Number of salaries quoted 71999 67940 74673
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Yorkshire +4 28 £57,500 -
London +13 21 £45,000 -25.00%
South East -11 21 £45,000 -14.28% 3
West Midlands +9 16 £55,000 +8.37% 1
East of England -19 7 £37,500 -31.81% 2
East Midlands - 6 £47,500 -
North West -20 1 £25,000 - 1
WFM
UK

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 45 (25.42%) CRM
2 44 (24.86%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (23.16%) ITIL
4 36 (20.34%) UNIX
5 32 (18.08%) MS Excel
6 31 (17.51%) SQL
7 29 (16.38%) Microsoft
7 29 (16.38%) PBX
7 29 (16.38%) Asset Management
8 28 (15.82%) Oracle
9 27 (15.25%) Degree
10 26 (14.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 26 (14.69%) SOA
10 26 (14.69%) ETL
10 26 (14.69%) EAI
11 25 (14.12%) Windows
11 25 (14.12%) WAN
11 25 (14.12%) LAN
11 25 (14.12%) Avaya
11 25 (14.12%) CMDB
11 25 (14.12%) Contact Management
11 25 (14.12%) SaaS
12 23 (12.99%) Retail
12 23 (12.99%) SQL Server
13 21 (11.86%) .NET
13 21 (11.86%) Verint
14 19 (10.73%) Genesys
14 19 (10.73%) C#
14 19 (10.73%) Finance
15 18 (10.17%) Cisco

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 16 (9.04%) CMS
2 7 (3.95%) Apache
3 6 (3.39%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.13%) JBoss
4 2 (1.13%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.13%) Drupal
4 2 (1.13%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (18.08%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.39%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (2.26%) SAP GRC
3 3 (1.69%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.12%) SaaS
2 2 (1.13%) Route 53
2 2 (1.13%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (16.38%) PBX
2 25 (14.12%) WAN
2 25 (14.12%) LAN
3 9 (5.08%) Firewall
4 7 (3.95%) VoIP
4 7 (3.95%) DNS
4 7 (3.95%) SMTP
4 7 (3.95%) DHCP
5 6 (3.39%) FTP
6 5 (2.82%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.82%) Unified Communications
7 4 (2.26%) CTI
8 3 (1.69%) UMTS
8 3 (1.69%) VPN
8 3 (1.69%) SMS
8 3 (1.69%) GSM
8 3 (1.69%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.13%) Network Security
9 2 (1.13%) QSIG
9 2 (1.13%) DPNSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.78%) MySQL
3 8 (4.52%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.26%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (3.95%) Subversion
2 6 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.69%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.13%) ProC
4 2 (1.13%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 23 (12.99%) Retail
2 19 (10.73%) Finance
3 11 (6.21%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.08%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.52%) Marketing
6 5 (2.82%) Law
6 5 (2.82%) Legal
7 3 (1.69%) Back Office
7 3 (1.69%) Advertising
8 2 (1.13%) German Language
9 1 (0.56%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.56%) French Language
9 1 (0.56%) Billing
9 1 (0.56%) Games
9 1 (0.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (25.99%) Analyst
2 30 (16.95%) Consultant
3 27 (15.25%) Architect
4 20 (11.30%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (10.73%) Developer
6 12 (6.78%) Support Analyst
7 11 (6.21%) Product Manager
8 10 (5.65%) C# Developer
8 10 (5.65%) Technical Consultant
8 10 (5.65%) Voice Engineer
9 9 (5.08%) Development Analyst
9 9 (5.08%) Development Support Analyst
10 8 (4.52%) Management Consultant
10 8 (4.52%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.39%) Development Manager
11 6 (3.39%) Product Development Manager
11 6 (3.39%) C# Web Developer
11 6 (3.39%) Genesys Consultant
12 5 (2.82%) Senior Manager
12 5 (2.82%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.86%) .NET
2 17 (9.60%) XML
3 15 (8.47%) HTML
4 14 (7.91%) ASP.NET
5 11 (6.21%) CSS
6 10 (5.65%) jQuery
7 9 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 8 (4.52%) Web Services
8 8 (4.52%) NHibernate
9 7 (3.95%) JSON
10 6 (3.39%) Middleware
10 6 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (3.39%) HTML5
10 6 (3.39%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (3.39%) RESTful
11 2 (1.13%) Ajax
11 2 (1.13%) SOAP
11 2 (1.13%) XHTML
12 1 (0.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (24.86%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (14.12%) CMDB
3 9 (5.08%) Algorithms
4 7 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.95%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.95%) IVR
5 4 (2.26%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.13%) Statistics
8 1 (0.56%) Informatics
8 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.56%) Open Source
8 1 (0.56%) Social Media
8 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.56%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.34%) UNIX
2 25 (14.12%) Windows
3 14 (7.91%) Linux
4 13 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.26%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.26%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (25.42%) CRM
2 41 (23.16%) ITIL
3 29 (16.38%) Asset Management
4 26 (14.69%) EAI
4 26 (14.69%) SOA
4 26 (14.69%) ETL
4 26 (14.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 25 (14.12%) Contact Management
6 18 (10.17%) Time Management
7 15 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (7.34%) Scrum
9 12 (6.78%) ERP
9 12 (6.78%) Workforce Management Optimization
10 10 (5.65%) Web Development
10 10 (5.65%) Service Delivery
10 10 (5.65%) MVC
10 10 (5.65%) Logistics
11 9 (5.08%) Project Management
11 9 (5.08%) Service Management
11 9 (5.08%) OO
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.51%) SQL
2 19 (10.73%) C#
3 16 (9.04%) Java
4 13 (7.34%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.52%) VBScript
6 4 (2.26%) PHP
7 3 (1.69%) VBA
7 3 (1.69%) Python
7 3 (1.69%) Ruby
8 2 (1.13%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.13%) C
8 2 (1.13%) Delphi
9 1 (0.56%) C++
9 1 (0.56%) VB6
9 1 (0.56%) VB
9 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (15.25%) Degree
2 4 (2.26%) HND
3 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.69%) HNC
4 2 (1.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.13%) CCNA
4 2 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.52%) SLA
1 8 (4.52%) QA
2 2 (1.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.13%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.13%) vSphere
3 1 (0.56%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (3.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.13%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (1.13%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.56%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 29 (16.38%) Microsoft
2 28 (15.82%) Oracle
3 25 (14.12%) Avaya
4 21 (11.86%) Verint
5 19 (10.73%) Genesys
6 18 (10.17%) Cisco
7 13 (7.34%) JDA
7 13 (7.34%) RedPrairie
8 7 (3.95%) SAP
9 6 (3.39%) ATG
9 6 (3.39%) Kronos
10 5 (2.82%) ClickSoftware Technologies
11 4 (2.26%) VMware
11 4 (2.26%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (1.69%) Business Objects
13 2 (1.13%) JD Edwards
13 2 (1.13%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.13%) Polycom
14 1 (0.56%) Panasonic
14 1 (0.56%) Mitel
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Car, Health
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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