The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 818 786 758
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -28
Permanent jobs citing WFM 84 90 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.084% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 56 45 110
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WFM
Salary Trend

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

WFM Salary Trend in the UK

WFM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WFM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

WFM Salary Histogram in the UK

WFM
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
England -33 73 £50,000 +17.64% 10
South East -46 17 £41,250 -8.33% 3
London -23 14 £67,500 +42.10% 2
Yorkshire -26 14 £57,500 +76.92% 1
Berkshire -13 13 £40,000 -50.00% 1
South West -18 12 £28,000 -23.28%
West Yorkshire -26 12 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Leeds - 10 £57,500 - 1
Wiltshire +8 8 £28,000 -23.28%
Swindon +7 8 £28,000 -23.28%
East of England -22 8 £50,000 +138.09% 2
West Midlands -7 6 - - 2
Staffordshire - 6 - -
Slough +10 5 - -
Buckinghamshire +9 5 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Essex - 5 £50,000 -
County Antrim - 5 - -
Belfast - 5 - -
Northern Ireland - 5 - -
Devon - 4 £24,000 -
Reading -3 3 £88,000 -
Milton Keynes -5 3 £26,500 -33.75% 2
Exeter - 3 - -
Hinckley - 3 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
City of London +7 2 - -
Bracknell -13 2 - - 1
Hounslow - 2 £88,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £88,000 -

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 49 (29.70%) ITIL
2 38 (23.03%) CRM
3 37 (22.42%) UNIX
4 33 (20.00%) SQL
5 32 (19.39%) Oracle
6 31 (18.79%) Degree
7 30 (18.18%) Retail
7 30 (18.18%) PBX
8 29 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (15.76%) Windows
9 26 (15.76%) Finance
10 25 (15.15%) Contact Management
11 24 (14.55%) Telecoms
12 23 (13.94%) Asset Management
12 23 (13.94%) MS Excel
12 23 (13.94%) Microsoft
13 21 (12.73%) WAN
13 21 (12.73%) .NET
14 20 (12.12%) LAN
14 20 (12.12%) ETL
14 20 (12.12%) EAI
14 20 (12.12%) SOA
14 20 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
14 20 (12.12%) CMDB
15 19 (11.52%) Linux
15 19 (11.52%) Avaya
16 18 (10.91%) MySQL
16 18 (10.91%) C#
16 18 (10.91%) SQL Server
16 18 (10.91%) Time Management

WFM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 (9.09%) CMS
2 8 (4.85%) Apache
3 3 (1.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.61%) SAS
4 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (13.94%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.45%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.21%) Maximo
2 2 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.61%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.61%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.61%) Summit
3 1 (0.61%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.18%) PBX
2 21 (12.73%) WAN
3 20 (12.12%) LAN
4 11 (6.67%) VoIP
5 9 (5.45%) FTP
6 8 (4.85%) SMTP
7 7 (4.24%) DHCP
7 7 (4.24%) DNS
7 7 (4.24%) Firewall
7 7 (4.24%) Network Security
8 5 (3.03%) H.323
8 5 (3.03%) Cisco ICM
8 5 (3.03%) EIGRP
8 5 (3.03%) MGCP
8 5 (3.03%) RIP
9 4 (2.42%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.21%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.21%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.21%) QSIG
10 2 (1.21%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.91%) MySQL
1 18 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.24%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.61%) DB2
6 1 (0.61%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.61%) Big Data
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 11 (6.67%) Subversion
2 9 (5.45%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (2.42%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (1.21%) Selenium
4 2 (1.21%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.21%) Behat
5 1 (0.61%) JIRA
5 1 (0.61%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
General
1 30 (18.18%) Retail
2 26 (15.76%) Finance
3 24 (14.55%) Telecoms
4 12 (7.27%) Marketing
5 6 (3.64%) Banking
5 6 (3.64%) Billing
6 5 (3.03%) Legal
6 5 (3.03%) French Language
6 5 (3.03%) German Language
7 3 (1.82%) Law
8 2 (1.21%) Back Office
8 2 (1.21%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (24.24%) Analyst
2 34 (20.61%) Architect
3 31 (18.79%) Solutions Architect
4 28 (16.97%) Consultant
5 22 (13.33%) Developer
6 10 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 9 (5.45%) C# Developer
8 8 (4.85%) Management Consultant
9 7 (4.24%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (3.64%) Telephony Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) Senior Manager
10 6 (3.64%) Support Analyst
10 6 (3.64%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.64%) C# Web Developer
11 5 (3.03%) OSS Architect
11 5 (3.03%) Operations Consultant
11 5 (3.03%) BSS Architect
11 5 (3.03%) OSS Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.03%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.73%) .NET
2 15 (9.09%) XML
2 15 (9.09%) jQuery
3 14 (8.48%) ASP.NET
4 11 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 10 (6.06%) CSS
5 10 (6.06%) HTML
6 9 (5.45%) NHibernate
7 6 (3.64%) JSON
7 6 (3.64%) Middleware
7 6 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (3.64%) HTML5
7 6 (3.64%) RESTful
8 5 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (3.03%) VXML
9 4 (2.42%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (1.82%) LAMP
11 2 (1.21%) SOAP
11 2 (1.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (12.12%) CMDB
3 12 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.85%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.85%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (4.85%) EPoS
5 5 (3.03%) IVR
5 5 (3.03%) FMCG
5 5 (3.03%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.42%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.21%) Blog
7 2 (1.21%) GIS
7 2 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.21%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.61%) Open Source
8 1 (0.61%) Social Media
8 1 (0.61%) User Experience
8 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.61%) PDA
8 1 (0.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.42%) UNIX
2 26 (15.76%) Windows
3 19 (11.52%) Linux
4 13 (7.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (7.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.45%) Windows 7
6 9 (5.45%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.82%) Android
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (29.70%) ITIL
2 38 (23.03%) CRM
3 25 (15.15%) Contact Management
4 23 (13.94%) Asset Management
5 20 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
5 20 (12.12%) EAI
5 20 (12.12%) SOA
5 20 (12.12%) ETL
6 18 (10.91%) Time Management
7 15 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (8.48%) MVC
8 14 (8.48%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (7.27%) Service Delivery
10 11 (6.67%) OO
10 11 (6.67%) Business Development
10 11 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 10 (6.06%) Use Case
11 10 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (6.06%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.00%) SQL
2 18 (10.91%) C#
3 10 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 10 (6.06%) PHP
4 7 (4.24%) Ruby
5 5 (3.03%) VBScript
6 4 (2.42%) Java
7 2 (1.21%) Python
8 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (18.79%) Degree
2 3 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (1.82%) ISEB
3 2 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.21%) CCNA
3 2 (1.21%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.21%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) HND
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.24%) SLA
2 5 (3.03%) QA
3 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (4.24%) Cisco UCCE
2 7 (4.24%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.61%) SAP Afaria
3 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (19.39%) Oracle
2 23 (13.94%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.52%) Avaya
4 16 (9.70%) Verint
5 15 (9.09%) Cisco
6 10 (6.06%) Kronos
7 9 (5.45%) ATG
8 7 (4.24%) ClickSoftware Technologies
9 4 (2.42%) Huawei
9 4 (2.42%) HP
10 3 (1.82%) SAP
10 3 (1.82%) Syclo
11 2 (1.21%) Telerik
11 2 (1.21%) Zend
11 2 (1.21%) Polycom
11 2 (1.21%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (1.21%) Genesys
12 1 (0.61%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.61%) NetApp
12 1 (0.61%) McAfee
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive salary and great benefit
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Generous benefits package
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CACI Network Services
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum competitive
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Salary: £100k - £110k + bonus (15-20%av.) + benefits (Pension, healthcare, lif
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