The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Micro Focus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Micro Focus over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Micro Focus.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Micro Focus
Rank 908 963 968
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +5
Permanent jobs citing Micro Focus 6 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.016% 0.003%
As % of the Vendors category 0.014% 0.034% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 3
Median salary £23,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-51.57% +26.66%
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-51.57% +26.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
42721 50147 53951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.82% 45.75% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34700 41000 42717
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Micro Focus
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Micro Focus as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Micro Focus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Micro Focus
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Micro Focus within the UK.

Micro Focus Salary Trend in the UK

Micro Focus
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Micro Focus within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 6 £23,000 -51.57% 3
Oxford - 4 £23,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 4 £23,000 - 2
South East - 4 £23,000 - 2
East of England - 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 - - 1

Micro Focus
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Micro Focus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Micro Focus.

1 8 (66.67%) COBOL
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 4 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) Novell
3 4 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 4 (33.33%) Apple
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) iSeries
4 3 (25.00%) Product Management
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) JCL
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (25.00%) AS400
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Music Industry
4 3 (25.00%) Marketing
4 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Billing
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database

Micro Focus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Music Industry
3 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) COBOL Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) IT Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (25.00%) COBOL Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 3 (25.00%) COBOL Programmer
4 3 (25.00%) Mainframe Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) AS400
1 3 (25.00%) iSeries
1 3 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 3 (25.00%) Product Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) COBOL
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) JCL
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Apple
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Novell
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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