The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 100 106 98
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Migration 186 159 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.54% 2.34% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 2.89% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 167 123 169
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +9.19%
Migration
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6069 5496 6374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.96% 80.92% 79.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5225 4587 5614
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Migration
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Migration Salary Trend in the North West

Migration
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Migration across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Migration Salary Histogram in the North West

Migration
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Manchester +16 108 £45,000 - 20
Cheshire +2 49 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Lancashire -18 15 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Merseyside +9 6 £39,750 -20.50% 2
Cumbria -4 1 £65,000 +78.08%
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Migration 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 Migration.

1 137 (33.25%) SQL
1 137 (33.25%) Data Migration
2 135 (32.77%) SQL Server
3 118 (28.64%) Windows
4 116 (28.16%) Finance
5 93 (22.57%) Microsoft
6 85 (20.63%) ITIL
7 73 (17.72%) Active Directory
8 63 (15.29%) T-SQL
9 60 (14.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 57 (13.83%) SAP
11 56 (13.59%) .NET
12 53 (12.86%) Windows Server 2008
13 52 (12.62%) Performance Tuning
14 51 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
14 51 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
15 50 (12.14%) Data Warehouse
15 50 (12.14%) VMware
15 50 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
16 49 (11.89%) Oracle
16 49 (11.89%) DNS
17 47 (11.41%) SQL Server 2008
18 44 (10.68%) Clustering
19 43 (10.44%) Project Management
19 43 (10.44%) MS Exchange
19 43 (10.44%) VB.NET
20 42 (10.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 40 (9.71%) SAN
22 39 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
23 36 (8.74%) HTML

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Migration 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 Migration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (10.44%) MS Exchange
2 29 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 28 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 25 (6.07%) IIS
5 22 (5.34%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.67%) CMS
6 11 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.70%) Apache
7 7 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (1.70%) Office Communications Server
8 6 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.46%) GroupWise
9 5 (1.21%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.97%) Drupal
10 4 (0.97%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.73%) Lotus Domino
11 3 (0.73%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.73%) Lync
12 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (7.52%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.91%) MS Office
3 7 (1.70%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.73%) MS Project
4 3 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.49%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (3.88%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (2.91%) SAP MM
3 10 (2.43%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.73%) SAP HCM
5 3 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.49%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.49%) SAP APO
6 2 (0.49%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.49%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.24%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.24%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.24%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.24%) SAP xMII
7 1 (0.24%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.10%) Office 365
2 9 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.46%) PaaS
4 6 (1.46%) Google Apps
4 6 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.21%) IaaS
5 5 (1.21%) SaaS
6 3 (0.73%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 49 (11.89%) DNS
2 40 (9.71%) SAN
3 35 (8.50%) TCP/IP
4 26 (6.31%) Firewall
4 26 (6.31%) NAS
5 23 (5.58%) SMTP
6 22 (5.34%) WAN
7 21 (5.10%) LAN
8 16 (3.88%) DHCP
9 14 (3.40%) VLAN
10 11 (2.67%) Network Security
10 11 (2.67%) LDAP
11 6 (1.46%) VPN
11 6 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (1.21%) iSCSI
12 5 (1.21%) Wireless
12 5 (1.21%) HTTP
13 3 (0.73%) Wireshark
14 2 (0.49%) SNMP
14 2 (0.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (32.77%) SQL Server
2 60 (14.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (12.14%) Data Warehouse
4 47 (11.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 42 (10.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (6.80%) BusinessObjects
7 27 (6.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (5.83%) DTS
9 22 (5.34%) MS Access
9 22 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (5.34%) SAP Data Services
10 16 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.70%) SQL Server 2000
11 7 (1.70%) MySQL
12 6 (1.46%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.46%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.97%) Oracle Exadata
13 4 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 35 (8.50%) LSMW
2 23 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (3.64%) Hudson
4 10 (2.43%) Talend Open Studio
5 7 (1.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (1.70%) LoadRunner
6 5 (1.21%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (0.97%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.49%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.49%) PowerBuilder
8 2 (0.49%) SilkPerformer
9 1 (0.24%) JIRA
9 1 (0.24%) Toad
9 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 116 (28.16%) Finance
2 21 (5.10%) Banking
3 12 (2.91%) Retail
4 9 (2.18%) Marketing
5 8 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.70%) Front Office
6 7 (1.70%) Back Office
7 4 (0.97%) Legal
8 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.73%) Billing
9 2 (0.49%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
10 1 (0.24%) Publishing
10 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 55 (13.35%) Consultant
2 53 (12.86%) Developer
3 43 (10.44%) Analyst
4 38 (9.22%) Architect
4 38 (9.22%) DBA
5 29 (7.04%) Administrator
6 28 (6.80%) Project Manager
7 26 (6.31%) SAP Consultant
8 25 (6.07%) SQL DBA
9 22 (5.34%) Test Manager
10 21 (5.10%) SQL Server DBA
11 18 (4.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
13 16 (3.88%) Infrastructure Manager
14 14 (3.40%) Server Analyst
14 14 (3.40%) SQL Server Analyst
15 13 (3.16%) Team Leader
16 12 (2.91%) Technical Leader
16 12 (2.91%) Support Engineer
16 12 (2.91%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (13.59%) .NET
2 36 (8.74%) HTML
3 34 (8.25%) XML
4 31 (7.52%) CSS
5 28 (6.80%) jQuery
6 26 (6.31%) ASP.NET
7 16 (3.88%) EDI
8 15 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 14 (3.40%) Middleware
10 11 (2.67%) HTML5
10 11 (2.67%) CSS3
11 10 (2.43%) Web Services
12 7 (1.70%) LINQ
12 7 (1.70%) JSON
13 6 (1.46%) Ajax
14 5 (1.21%) WebSphere Message Broker
15 4 (0.97%) WCF
15 4 (0.97%) WPF
15 4 (0.97%) Zurb Foundation
15 4 (0.97%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (10.68%) Clustering
3 15 (3.64%) Data Extraction
4 12 (2.91%) User Experience
5 11 (2.67%) Replication
6 7 (1.70%) Data Integration
6 7 (1.70%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.21%) Social Media
9 4 (0.97%) iSeries
9 4 (0.97%) W3C
10 3 (0.73%) NHS
10 3 (0.73%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.49%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.49%) GIS
11 2 (0.49%) FlexPod
12 1 (0.24%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.24%) FMCG
12 1 (0.24%) PMI
12 1 (0.24%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 118 (28.64%) Windows
2 53 (12.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (7.28%) Linux
5 24 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (4.13%) Solaris
7 16 (3.88%) UNIX
8 15 (3.64%) Windows XP
9 14 (3.40%) Windows 7
10 12 (2.91%) AIX
11 8 (1.94%) Windows 2000
12 7 (1.70%) HPUX
13 5 (1.21%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.24%) CentOS
15 1 (0.24%) SUSE
15 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (33.25%) Data Migration
2 85 (20.63%) ITIL
3 52 (12.62%) Performance Tuning
4 51 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
5 50 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (10.44%) Project Management
7 35 (8.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 35 (8.50%) Change Management
8 27 (6.55%) Business Analysis
9 26 (6.31%) Load Balancing
10 25 (6.07%) ERP
11 24 (5.83%) Data Architecture
12 23 (5.58%) Data Transformation
13 21 (5.10%) Test Management
14 20 (4.85%) MVC
14 20 (4.85%) Workflow
14 20 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (4.85%) Performance Management
15 19 (4.61%) Problem Management
16 18 (4.37%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 137 (33.25%) SQL
2 63 (15.29%) T-SQL
3 43 (10.44%) VB.NET
4 33 (8.01%) PowerShell
5 31 (7.52%) C#
5 31 (7.52%) JavaScript
6 28 (6.80%) Perl
7 27 (6.55%) ABAP
8 14 (3.40%) VBA
9 9 (2.18%) PHP
10 7 (1.70%) Python
11 6 (1.46%) C
12 5 (1.21%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.97%) Java
13 4 (0.97%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.97%) VB
14 3 (0.73%) PHP5
14 3 (0.73%) C++
15 2 (0.49%) VB6
16 1 (0.24%) JCL
Qualifications
1 36 (8.74%) ISTQB
1 36 (8.74%) Security Cleared
2 35 (8.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (8.01%) SC Cleared
4 29 (7.04%) Degree
5 28 (6.80%) ISEB
6 20 (4.85%) MCSE
7 17 (4.13%) MCITP
8 16 (3.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (2.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 11 (2.67%) MCTS
11 11 (2.67%) CCA
12 10 (2.43%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (2.43%) CCEA
12 10 (2.43%) CISSP
12 10 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (2.43%) CISM
13 7 (1.70%) MCSD
14 6 (1.46%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.34%) QA
2 14 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.67%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.49%) HL7
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 73 (17.72%) Active Directory
2 28 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (5.10%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.70%) XenApp
5 6 (1.46%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.73%) vSphere
7 3 (0.73%) NFS
7 3 (0.73%) Firmware
7 3 (0.73%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.49%) vCloud
8 2 (0.49%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (5.10%) Norton AntiVirus
2 20 (4.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 10 (2.43%) Oracle EDQ
4 8 (1.94%) SCVMM
5 7 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (1.46%) SCCM
7 4 (0.97%) Windows Intune
7 4 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.49%) Nagios
8 2 (0.49%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 93 (22.57%) Microsoft
2 57 (13.83%) SAP
3 50 (12.14%) VMware
4 49 (11.89%) Oracle
5 30 (7.28%) Citrix
6 28 (6.80%) Business Objects
7 26 (6.31%) Cisco
7 26 (6.31%) HP
8 24 (5.83%) Symantec
9 21 (5.10%) IronPort
10 12 (2.91%) JD Edwards
11 11 (2.67%) NetApp
11 11 (2.67%) Dell
11 11 (2.67%) IBM
12 10 (2.43%) Talend
13 8 (1.94%) ProCurve
14 7 (1.70%) Sun
15 6 (1.46%) Hyperion
15 6 (1.46%) Juniper
15 6 (1.46%) Scalix
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + 15% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + 15% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51000 per annum + Market Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car allowance, pension, healthcare,
Posted: 16 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Northwich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 19 days ago