The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 419 394 413
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Permanent jobs citing WFM 19 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.088% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 26
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £47,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,475 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +61.53%
WFM
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17258 16862 17844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.11% 79.63% 77.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13775 13395 15357
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WFM
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WFM Salary Trend in the South East

WFM
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WFM across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

WFM Salary Histogram in the South East

WFM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Buckinghamshire +4 8 £47,500 -
Berkshire +1 6 £45,000 -14.28%
Surrey -5 4 £48,750 -
Hampshire -21 1 £47,500 -5.00%
WFM
England

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 15 (40.54%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (37.84%) Oracle
3 13 (35.14%) SaaS
4 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
5 11 (29.73%) Java
5 11 (29.73%) Windows
6 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
7 8 (21.62%) XML
8 7 (18.92%) .NET
8 7 (18.92%) Scrum
8 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (16.22%) SQL
9 6 (16.22%) VBScript
9 6 (16.22%) Web Services
9 6 (16.22%) Linux
9 6 (16.22%) Programme Management
10 5 (13.51%) Cisco
10 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.51%) Genesys
10 5 (13.51%) Middleware
10 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
10 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
10 5 (13.51%) Time Management
10 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (13.51%) Verint
10 5 (13.51%) ClickSoftware Technologies
10 5 (13.51%) Algorithms
11 4 (10.81%) C#
11 4 (10.81%) HTML

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (10.81%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) SaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Route 53
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) SMS
2 1 (2.70%) 3GPP
2 1 (2.70%) VoIP
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) RTCP
2 1 (2.70%) RTP
2 1 (2.70%) H.323
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.70%) GGSN
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (5.41%) MySQL
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Dutch Language
5 1 (2.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Consultant
2 9 (24.32%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Development Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Product Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Product Development Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Software Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.41%) Report Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Genesys Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Genesys Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) XML
2 7 (18.92%) .NET
3 6 (16.22%) Web Services
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (13.51%) Middleware
5 4 (10.81%) HTML
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.70%) XMPP
6 1 (2.70%) jQuery
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.70%) CSS
6 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Algorithms
2 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.11%) UNIX
4 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Scrum
1 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) Programme Management
3 5 (13.51%) Time Management
4 4 (10.81%) CRM
5 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.41%) Web Development
6 2 (5.41%) Business Development
6 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analytics
6 2 (5.41%) Analytics
6 2 (5.41%) Service Management
6 2 (5.41%) Quality Management
6 2 (5.41%) Data Management
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) People Management
7 1 (2.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) VBScript
3 4 (10.81%) C#
4 3 (8.11%) VBA
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.70%) VB6
5 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.70%) HND
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
1 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) Genesys
2 5 (13.51%) Cisco
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Verint
2 5 (13.51%) ClickSoftware Technologies
3 3 (8.11%) Avaya
3 3 (8.11%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.41%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Mitel
5 1 (2.70%) Panasonic
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Cognos
5 1 (2.70%) Siebel
5 1 (2.70%) Empirix
5 1 (2.70%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.70%) webMethods